NEW YORK – Kia Motors America still is finalizing production orders of its new Amanti large sedan due to greater than expected demand in its home market. Kia Amanti is meant to compete against Toyota Avalon. The Amanti, which sells as the Opirus in South Korea and other global markets, made its North American debut at the auto show here earlier this month, and likely will reach the U.S. in late October or early November, Kia says. There are 6,000 backorders for the Opirus, ...

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