The submissions phase for the I Need a Kia contest is now closed. Thank you to everyone who sent us their stories and photos.

What happens next?
A panel of international editors from are busy reading each and every contest submission that we received. The panel of editors are tasked with creating a shortlist comprising of only the very best submissions. We will publish the shortlist of candidates on 12 March, right here on

Read their stories
Each candidate shortlisted for the I Need a Kia contest will have a personal contest page on The page will feature their personal I Need a Kia story and accompanying photographs. Club members will be able to read all of the entries in any of the available languages on

Vote for your favourite
Once the shortlist is live, the community will decide which of our candidates deserves to drive away in a brand new Kia Sportage. That's right, it's up to you to determine our winner! Once the list is live, be sure to read all the contest profiles entries and vote for your favourite.

Voting is open to all Club members and will be available for one weekly only! You will have until 19 March to vote for your favourite entry. Once the votes are counted we will announce the winner of a brand new Kia Sportage!

Once again, thank you to everyone who submitted their stories and good luck! We can't wait to publish the shortlist and share these amazing stories with our community!