South Korean automobile giant Kia has set a new record in the Indian car market. Kia Motors said in a statement that it had sold 3 lakh cars in the domestic automotive market. South Korean automaker Kia India has emerged as the fastest growing car brand. The company started selling cars in the Indian market in August 2019.
Nationwide, Kia sold first 1 lakh cars by July 2020, the next 1 lakh cars by January 2021, and it reached total of 3 lakh cars in August 2021.As of now this South Korean car company is selling just 3 car models in India. Kia Seltos accounted for 66 percent of total car sales, followed by Sonet with 32 percent domestic market share. Kia Carnival MPV sold 7310 units in India.
Kia is one of the very few car manufacturers in India that have achieved this record number of sales in such short time.