Telluride named ‘World Car of the Year’

April 8th, 2020 by

2020 Kia Telluride

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Kia has won big at the 2020 World Car Awards with the Telluride named ‘World Car of the Year’ and the Soul EV named ‘World Urban Car’.

The Kia Telluride was rewarded by the judging panel for its distinctive design and impressive practicality. The World Car of the Year title represents another accolade for a vehicle that has garnered more than 70 awards since its introduction in 2019. The Telluride SUV has already been crowned North American Utility Vehicle of the Year and MotorTrend SUV of the Year, among others.

The winners of the World Car Awards are decided by an independent international jury comprising 86 highly-experienced, well-respected automotive journalists from 24 countries around the world. The Telluride beat out nearly 30 competing models in capturing the title of ‘World Car of the Year;’ including the likes of the Ford Explorer, the Hyundai Palisade, and the Mazda CX-30.

Thomas Schemera, Executive Vice President and Head of Product Division at Kia Motors Corporation, had the following to say about Kia’s latest acheivement, “This is one of the hardest-fought competitions in the global automotive industry, proving that the Telluride and Soul EV are both truly outstanding vehicles. These accolades are testament to the talents and efforts of a worldwide team, who all strive to create desirable, high-quality and practical cars that drivers love.

The Kia Telluride offers our Tulsa-area drivers a strong exterior design presence with a spacious, practical and high-quality cabin which can seat up to eight passengers. Equipped with an array of advanced technologies, all-wheel drive, and driver-assistance systems, the Telluride is ideal for family adventures on and off the beaten track.

Find your next, new Kia Telluride at Ferguson Kia. Ferguson Kia is Oklahoma’s longest established Kia dealer. No one, in Oklahoma, knows Kia better than the experts at Ferguson Kia.

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