Kia Sales Figures - US Market

Kia Sales Figures – US Market

Monthly and Yearly Sales Figures for Kia in the United States

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Monthly Sales Data
Sales & Growth Chart
Annual Sales Data
Model Split & Brand Share

Kia U.S Car Sales Data

This is your hub for all of the Kia sales data for the U.S market.

Kia is a part of the Hyundai Motor Group that also has the Hyundai and Genesis brands of passenger cars in its portfolio. Together they are now the world’s 4th largest car manufacturer behind Volkswagen, Toyota and General Motors.

The brand entered the highly competitive US market in 1992, when Kia Motors America was set up. The Sephia and Sportage were some of the models that helped establish the brand in the early days. It is one of the fastest growing brand in the US after seeing its market share continuously grow for the last 18 years.

Today, Kia-branded vehicles that are sold in the US ranges from subcompact to full-size models. Kia also makes compact and midsize SUVs. What makes Kia incredibly appealing to customers is because they offer a long list Kia of standard features in its cars and SUVs which are not usually offered by other car manufacturers for their vehicles.

Our Take On Kia US Sales Figures

Despite being a foreign brand and the huge number of more established brands, Kia is having tremendous success in the US car market. They have competed against many major car manufacturers and has a strong control of its market share in the US.

As you can see from the table below, from 2010 to 2019 Kia holds a 3% market share in the US as an average. You can see just how much the South Korean brand has increase its reputation, image, and sales volume from the past decade.

The Optima mid-sized sedan, Soul small car and Forte compact car are Kia’s best selling sedans in the United States and the Sorento mid-sized crossover is the brand’s best selling SUV.

Kia Monthly Sales Data

Below we have a table that shows Kia sales for the United States automotive market, but this time it is broken out by month. This is on a unit basis. This is Kia new vehicle sales in the US.

Kia Sales & Growth

Below is the unit volume sales and unit growth rate for the Kia brand in the United States.

Kia Annual Sales and Market Share

Below we have a table that shows Kia sales volumes for the US automotive market. This data captures all Kia car sales. We found a great data source in Kia directly who publishes sales data for the U.S market periodically. We were able to aggregate the data into the below format.

Year Sales YOY Change US Marketshare Marketshare Change
2005 275,851 0.00 1.63 0.00
2006 294,302 6.69 1.79 8.77
2007 305,473 3.80 1.91 6.13
2008 273,397 -10.50 2.08 8.47
2009 300,063 9.75 2.90 28.11
2010 356,269 18.73 3.10 6.31
2011 485,495 36.27 3.82 19.06
2012 602,637 24.13 3.92 2.43
2013 535,169 -11.20 3.45 -13.44
2014 577,534 7.92 3.52 1.75
2015 625,818 8.36 3.60 2.20
2016 656,598 4.92 3.75 4.16
2017 589,668 -10.19 3.43 -9.52
2018 589,673 0.00 3.40 -0.65
2019 614,613 4.23 3.61 5.72
2020 137,945 0.00 4.13 0.00

Kia Model Specific Sales Reports

Hyundai-Kia Automotive Group, Kia Brand, Amanti, Borrego, Cadenza, Forte, K900, Niro, Optima, Rio, Rondo, Sedona, Sorento, Soul, Spectra, Sportage, Stinger