- “Big, bold and boxy” Kia SUV is chosen for sophisticated yet robust exterior - Award is given to vehicles that “redefine the elements of design”
IRVINE, Calif., January 21, 2020 - The Kia Telluride has won the 2020 ALG Design Innovation Award for Overall Design and Execution. ALG judges lauded the 2020 Kia Telluride for exemplifying the best in automotive design. ALG, a subsidiary of TrueCar, is an industry leader in vehicle residual value projections and has been in operation for over 55 years.
“With a sophisticated, yet rugged exterior design language on par with luxury utility vehicles, Telluride has commanded attention in one of the most crowded and competitive segments in the industry," said Eric Lyman, senior vice president, ALG. "The sense of luxury extends to the interior as well with its upscale features demonstrating that practical family utility can be had with luxury styling, all at a value that Kia has been proven to bring time and time again.”
“We’re thrilled Telluride received this special design distinction,” said Michael Cole, president, Kia Motors America. “ALG is a respected and time-honored industry expert, its opinion carries weight and this award is an honor for the Kia designers and everyone who worked to develop the exceptional Telluride.”