NMC- Kia K8 Award



Jeddah, November 17, 2021. The all-new Kia K8 was awarded the Best Big Family Sedan Car in the category of the big family car in the survey conducted for the 2021 Automotive Sector Award in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The survey was in its ninth edition, with the participation of the public for the first phase in addition to an elite of car experts and influencers in the second phase, included the total votes of the audience whose number exceeded 133 thousand car lovers all voted for their favorite car to win the most important award specialized in the automotive sector in Saudi Arabia.

The K8 represents a new model name for Kia and is the first to show the brand’s new design identity as well as the contemporary new Kia logo. However, that’s not all, given what this car can do, every aspect of the K8 is designed to impress, from its dazzling design to its advanced technology and highly sophisticated and impressive performance.

The K8 provides a comfortable and high-performance driving experience, at the same time, complementing the interior with a simple “first-class” design with an engineering character. The new car demonstrates the period of progress achieved in terms of design, technology, and modernity, distinguished by its arrangement that redefines sports sedans.

The award reflects the commitment of the National Marketing Company (NMC) to provide high-quality cars and distinctive driving experiences, to enhance its leading position among the eminent car dealerships in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

On this occasion, Mr. Hassan Al-Shamrani, CEO of the National Marketing Company NMC), said: “It is a great honor to receive this award and I would like to appreciate the efforts of the organizers of the survey, and to our customers in Saudi Arabia for giving their votes for Kia K8. Our appreciation is also extended to each of our partners and team members who played an important role in achieving this great success. K8 is considered one of the most prominent sedan cars in the Saudi market, it expresses Kia’s trends towards its new brand. Therefore, our celebration of this award is very important to us.

Mr. Al-Shamrani added: “The all-new K8 has become a symbol of the luxury family car replete with new high-tech specifications. This award represents the culmination of a distinguished year for us in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia since the start of our work with the Kia brand. For us it will constitute an encouragement for further achievements in the interest of our customer, based on the great and unlimited support from them, this will definitely and strengthen our position in the car market.

The introduction of an all-new name for the K8 comes as part of Kia’s transformation, it also expresses the new outstanding rank that the new family sedan will occupy.

Mr Abdullah Allam, Product Manager (sedan) of the National Marketing Company (NMC), added: “Kia K8 features many advanced characteristics and technologies, including Blind-spot Monitor and Head-up Display, which are consistent with Kia’s new approach to the form, performance, connectivity, development of comfort and modern information system that leads Kia cars to the future in the world of sustainable mobility”.

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