The Koelliker Group starts importing and distributing the Korean brand KIA. The business was transferred to the direct control of KIA Motors Europe through the creation of KIA Motors Italy in June 2011.
In 12 years of marketing, the Koelliker Group has imported and sold more than 300,000 KIA vehicles, which today is one of the best known and most appreciated brands by the Italian public.
In November 2008 the Hyundai brand business was transferred to the direct control of HMC, with the creation of Hyundai Motor Italia. In the 18 years of its management, the Koelliker Group has sold more than 500,000 Hyundai vehicles on the Italian market, making the brand one of the most appreciated on the Italian market.
The Koelliker Group officially announces the relaunch of the company, reclaiming its role as an innovator and driver of the evolution of the automotive sector. The Group’s business model, which has stood out over the years for its uniqueness and success, is shining again,
thanks to an important and complex transaction signed on 26 July 2019 that definitively closes the bank debt restructuring plan.