Kia EV9 Wins Best Plug-In Vehicle Award

Kia celebrates a significant achievement as the all-electric Kia EV9 secures the prestigious “Favorite Plug-In Vehicle” Award from the Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA)

At the annual MAMA Spring Rally, automotive journalists from across the Midwest experienced firsthand the latest vehicles on the market. The EV9 distinguished itself as a pivotal product shaping Kia’s future in electric mobility.

“We are delighted that the Kia EV9 has been honored by the Midwest Automotive Media Association,” stated Steven Center, COO & EVP, Kia America. “This award underscores our dedication to crafting vehicles that not only meet customer needs but also advance sustainable mobility. The EV9 embodies Kia’s vision of a new electric era, blending innovation, style, and performance to establish new benchmarks in the industry.”

“The three-row EV9 builds upon all the strengths of the gas-powered Telluride: striking styling, a spacious and luxurious interior, premium on-road dynamics, and the latest in Kia’s advanced technology,” remarked Robert Duffer, President of MAMA. MAMA’s nationwide membership of journalists, analysts, and media professionals recognized the EV9’s standout qualities in awarding it Favorite Plug-In Vehicle.”

The MAMA Spring Rally serves as a pivotal event in the automotive calendar, bringing together industry experts to evaluate and celebrate the finest vehicles available today. The recognition of the EV9 with the Favorite Plug-In Vehicle Award underscores its strong appeal among discerning automotive media professionals and reaffirms Kia’s leadership in the electric vehicle market.

The Kia EV9’s achievement of the Favorite Plug-In Vehicle Award from MAMA underscores its prowess in performance, design, and technological innovation, solidifying its position as a frontrunner in the evolving landscape of electric mobility.