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2021 Kia Stonic Australian details – UPDATE: Launch delayed to February
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17th Nov 2020
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2021 Kia Stonic Australian details – UPDATE: Launch delayed to February

UPDATE, November 17, 2020: The Australian launch for the 2021 Kia Stonic has been postponed until February 2021, rather than December this year. According to Kia's Australian arm, the decision was made to ensure a greater volume of vehicles would be available from launch. October 8, 2020: The new top-shelf 2021 Kia Stonic GT-Line has been unveiled today, accompanied by news it will headline the local Stonic range from December.
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Mike Stevens
Automotive Industry Insights podcast: John Bowe pays tribute to Rod Barrett
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31st Jan 2020
1 min read

Automotive Industry Insights podcast: John Bowe pays tribute to Rod Barrett

On this week's podcast are Mandy Turner, Mike Costello, and Scott Collie. In car news, the Alpine A110 Sportsx concept has been revealed, an Australian launch for Kia Stonic has been confirmed for late 2020, there's Australian interest in the Volkswagen Arteon 'Shooting Brake', and research shows school pick-up as 'the most dangerous time' to be on Australian roads. Mike talks about the all-electric 2020 MINI Cooper S E after its launch in Miami.
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Mandy Turner
2020 Kia Seltos revealed, here in October
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20th Jun 2019
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2020 Kia Seltos revealed, here in October

Kia has officially revealed the exterior of its all-new Seltos SUV, its first global entrant into the burgeoning compact crossover market. As previewed by an undisguised pre-production vehicle a few weeks ago, the exterior design of the new Seltos is heavily influenced by the SP and SP Signature concepts, signalling a new design direction for the Korean brand’s SUV line-up.
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James Wong
CarAdvice podcast 58: Go behind-the-scenes of the hatchback mega test
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23rd Jun 2017

CarAdvice podcast 58: Go behind-the-scenes of the hatchback mega test

Join Mandy Turner, Mike Costello and Trent Nikolic on location with this view (above) from the Hunter Valley, while our hatchback mega test is underway. We talk how important the Kia Stinger is for the Korean brand in a special car news report after it received a CarAdvice rating of 9.0 in our latest review. While the Stonic has been leaked online, it looks like Australia won't be getting the compact SUV.
CarAdvice podcast 56: Toyota unstoppable and Astra sedan detailed
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9th Jun 2017

CarAdvice podcast 56: Toyota unstoppable and Astra sedan detailed

This week, Mandy, Paul and Mike Stevens bring you all the latest car news and reviews. A CarAdvice exclusive reveals an airbag recall for Tesla, plus, details and price of Porsche 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series, 2018 Kia Stonic previewed in new sketches, and the Nissan Titan joins the Performax line-up in Australia.
2018 Kia Stonic previewed in new sketches - UPDATE
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7th Jun 2017
2 min read

2018 Kia Stonic previewed in new sketches - UPDATE

The upcoming new Kia Stonic compact SUV has been previewed today for the first time, but don't expect to see this one in Australia. Speaking with CarAdvice today, local communications manager Kevin Hepworth reaffirmed that the compact Kia SUV destined for Australia is not the one we'll see unveiled in the weeks or months ahead.
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Mike Stevens
Kia's overdue small SUV spied
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31st Jan 2017
2 min read

Kia's overdue small SUV spied

Kia’s desperately needed small crossover SUV to rival cars such as Mazda CX-3 appears to be coming together, as these reputed development-car spy images show. Our photographer friends have caught this camouflaged prototype model doing cold weather testing on a frozen lake in Sweden. Suggestions out of Europe are that this car might be called the Kia Stonic. The name is not confirmed.
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Mike Costello
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