Kia Compact Car Buying Guide

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Kia Forte

2019, 2017-2010 | Hatchback, Sedan

Kia Forte5

2017-2014 | Hatchback

Kia Niro

2017 | Hatchback

Kia Rio

2017-2001 | Hatchback, Sedan, Wagon

In 2000, Kia introduced the Kia Rio in the subcompact car category for the 2001 model year.

Kia Rio5

2016-2007 | Hatchback

Kia Sephia

2001-1995 | Sedan

The compact four-door Kia Sephia derives its unusual name from an acronym using the first letters of these words: Style, Elegant, Powerful, High-tech, Ideal, and Auto.

Kia Soul

2019, 2017-2010 | Hatchback, Wagon

Kia launched its Soul model in 2009 as a fun and exciting improvement to the industry’s economical class of vehicles.

Kia Soul EV

2016-2015 | Wagon

Kia Spectra

2009-2000 | Hatchback, Sedan

The Kia Spectra is a compact car manufactured by South Korea-based automaker, Kia Motors.

Kia Spectra5

2009-2005 | Hatchback

The Kia Spectra5 is part of the Kia Spectra line, also called the Kia Cerato, which was first released in South Korea in 2003.