Korea-based Kia first came to US shores in 1994. It is currently owned by Hyundai, and shares the same reputation for building high value cars with long warranties. Kia emphasizes the young and fun with quirky, often polarizing designs.
The Ionity network started in 2017, founded by other automakers.
Buyers might score a great deal on these older models, but still brand-new.
With lots of these vehicles left on dealer lots, automakers will be eager to move them to driveways.
Kia said parts from other global markets were installed by mistake.
The Toyota Prius and Hyundai Tucson also top the best used cars list.
We get a brief spin in Kia's new Seltos SUV, which may or may not come to the US market.
Kia's plugging another gap in the increasingly crowded crossover SUV market, adding a new choice in the undersized all-rounder market and putting competition from Honda and Toyota on notice.
The problem only appears to crop up when a stationary vehicle is involved.