Kia Motors America Inc. isn’t anticipating any inventory supply issues with the launch of its upcoming new entry, the next-generation Sportage cross/utility vehicle – which has not been the case for much of its past lineup. The Sportage, returning to a fall launch after a 2-year hiatus, is dedicated almost entirely to the U.S. market, so there is far less chance for capacity-constraint problems, Peter M. Butterfield, Kia Motors America president and CEO, tells Ward’s. Peter M. ...

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