3 Top-Selling Kia Cars to Look For in Salvage Car Auctions


If you are looking to buy your next car without having to break the bank, the Kia brand deserves your consideration. The car manufacturer has seen a steady rise ever since gracing the big boys club of car manufacturers in 2012, with a lot of options from the Korean manufacturer available at SalvageBid.com’s salvage cars auctions online. The platform allows you to bid on a variety of cars including salvage Kia Sportage and take your your dream ride at an affordable price. To help you with the journey, here are five Kia models that should be on your list of options. Take a look.

1. 2010 Kia Soul

Gifted with a catchy style, the 2010 Kia Soul is a five-door urban wagon that features a well-fitted and generous cabin space, as well as loads of fun and safety features. It comes in two engine and transmissions options. The base version boasts a 1.6 liter, 122 horsepower engine, with a torque of 115-pounds per feet and a 5-speed manual transmission. It gives you a fuel economy of 26-31 MPG. The popular 4-cylinder sporty version gives you 142 horsepower and a torque of 137 pounds per feet. The transmission is either light, long-throw manual or four-speed automatic, giving you a fuel economy of 24-30 MPG.

2. 2016 Kia Optima

Gifted with a pretty face, upscale cabin, and refined chassis, the Kia Optima enjoys high demand for all the right reasons. It accounts for a quarter of the brand’s sales in the US and currently comes in five power trains, namely:

  • 1.6 liter 178 bhp Turbocharged Inline-4
  • 2.4 liter 185 bhp Turbocharged Inline-4
  • 2.0 liter 245 bhp Turbocharged Inline-4
  • Hybrid
  • Plug-in Hybrid

According to Kia VP, Orth Hedrick, the 2016 Kia Optima is ‘the most important car in our franchise’.

3. 2017 Kia Forte

Available in 2 body styles, the 2017 Kia Forte features revised powertrains. The entry model is the LX, the middle level is the ‘S’, while the EX rules the roost although they all come with a 2.0 liter inline fours engine. The LX and S models feature an iron-block 2.0 4-cylinder engine and the EX has an aluminum-block 2.0 liter four. All models have a six-speed automatic transmission except the base models which comes with a six-speed manual, with the automatic being optional.

Wrap Up

There are many other Kia models on offer at SalvageBid including Kia Sedona, Kia Rio, and Salvage Kia Sportage on auction. Our salvage cars auctions online run throughout the year and give you a unique opportunity to buy your next car at an affordable price. Register in a few clicks to start bidding on your next vehicle. To get more information on our salvage cars auctions online, call us at +1 (360) 347 1300. Alternatively, you can mail us at info@salvagebid.com.

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