Kia Motors reports year-on-year sales increase for May

Kia Motors announced its global sales figures for passenger cars, recreational vehicles and commercial vehicles for May 2010, recording a total of 175,098 units sold, representing a year-on-year increase of 23.4 per cent.

In May, Kia posted healthy year-on-year sales increases in all sales regions: 59.3 per cent in general markets (37,318 units sold); 28.9 per cent in China (26,101 units sold); 19.5 per cent in North America (37,162 units sold); 18.7 per cent in Europe (34,503 units sold); and 5 per cent in Korea (40,014 units sold).