Kia America announced its best-ever third quarter sales total of 210,341 units. This achievement marks the third time in company history in which Kia's quarterly sales passed the 210,000 unit mark. These record-breaking sales performances contributed to Kia's best-ever total through nine months of 604,674 units.
Late-night talk show productions are set to resume after studio executives struck a deal with the striking Writers Guild of America (WGA). Automakers Kia (000270.KS) and Hyundai (HYMTF, 005380.KS) are recalling over 3 million vehicles over the risk of engine fires. Lastly, Peloton (PTON) has struck up a five-year strategic partnership with Lululemon (LULU). Yahoo Finance's Julie Hyman highlights several of Wednesday's top stories. For more expert insight and the latest market action, click here to watch this full episode of Yahoo Finance Live.
Kia America announced today the base price for the all-new 2024 Kia EV9, Kia's first three-row SUV EV. Starting at just $54,9001 (excluding destination), the EV9 Light RWD will come standard with DC fast-charging capability, roomy accommodations for up to seven passengers, full SynTex leather-trimmed seating, 19-inch alloy wheels, 8-way power adjustable driver's seat with heating4 and ventilation all powered by a seamless permanent magnet synchronous electric motor that produces 215 horsepower a