Building Eco-Conscious Cars

Kia Motors strives to produce cars that not only bring happiness to people but also protect the well-being of our planet.
  • Design

  • Production

  • Distribution

  • Disposal

Green car production system

Design for Environment (DfE)
Design fOr Recycling Optimizing System (DOROSY)

Assessments to minimize environmental impact

Life Cycle Assessment (LCA): LCA is a quantitative assessment of a vehicle’s environmental impact throughout its lifecycle.
Eco-efficiency: The eco-efficiency assessment aims to minimize our vehicles’ environmental impact while creating high economic value.

Eco-efficency assessment : Economic value(sales revenue)
Environment load (total amount if CO2 emissions and resource consumption)

Reducing harmful substances and using recyclable materials

e-CMS (e-Chemical Management System): e-CMS uses data from the International Material Data System (IMDS) and manages information on chemical substances.
RAIS-H (Recyclability Assessment Information System for Homologation): To identify and replace non-recyclable parts and materials at the design phase.


 

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Kia Sorento

“Highest Ranked Midsize SUV in Initial Quality in the U.S.”
- The Kia Sorento received the lowest number of problems per 100 vehicles among midsize suvs in the proprietary J.D. Power 2015 U.S. Initial Quality Study.SM Study based on responses from 84,367 new-vehicle owners, measuring 244 models and measures opinions after 90 days of ownership.  Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of owners surveyed in February-May 2015.  Your experiences may vary.  Visit jdpower.com.

Kia Soul

“Highest Ranked Compact Multi-Purpose Vehicle in Initial Quality in the U.S.”
- The Kia Soul received the lowest number of problems per 100 vehicles among compact multi-purpose vehicles in the proprietary J.D. Power 2015 U.S. Initial Quality Study.SM Study based on responses from 84,367 new-vehicle owners, measuring 244 models and measures opinions after 90 days of ownership.  Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of owners surveyed in February-May 2015.  Your experiences may vary.  Visit jdpower.com.

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