Kia Motors America says the Sorento SUV will be the first vehicle to be produced at Kia Motors Corp.’s new manufacturing plant currently under construction in West Point, GA. The facility, set to open in 2009, will build the next-generation Sorento, a KMA spokesman tells Ward's. “I know there are bigger plans for (the) Sorento,” he says. “It will be significantly different than what we have now.” Kia earlier said it planned to build at least two models at the new facility, but the ...

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