In Australia, the ceremony of the official opening of one of the most prestigious tennis tournament series Grand Slam Australian Open 2020 (AO). A longtime partner of the tournament, KIA Motors Corporation, handed over to the organizers a fleet of 130 cars. The key model of the current AO is a compact crossover KIA Seltos.
KIA Motors already for the 19th time acts as a partner of one of the most prestigious tennis tournaments – the Australian Open. One of the most important components of this cooperation is to assist in the formation of the fleet of the tournament.
So, this year during the ceremony, the Korean automaker gave 130 cars. Among them midsize crossovers, the Sorento, KIA Carnival, Vienna, and fastback sedans Stinger.
Moreover, 30 of the compact crossover KIA Seltos in the days of the tournament will be “working” in the Park Uber car while travel for users of the service to the venue of the tournament will be free.
For 15 years, a frequent participant in the activities of Kia Motors, and Ambassador of Korean brand is Rafael Nadal. “Rafa”, as we like to call tennis fans, is one of the largest outstanding players of our time, winning 19 of the tournament series “Grand Slam” in singles and the gold medal of the Olympic games. If Nadal wins the Australian Open in 2020, it will be the champion men’s standings of the tournament “Grand Slam” with 20 victories under his belt.
By the way, to get a photo with Nadal will be able to almost all who wish the Australian Open. And all thanks to a special self-cabin with elements of augmented reality, in which attendees take photos, though sitting in the KIA Stinger next about Rafa.
Recall that the KIA brand in Ukraine also supported global tennis initiative KIA Motors, being a partner for Pro-Am tennis tournament “seasons”. The best Amateur athletes from this competition will go to the Australian Open in 2020 in Melbourne.