Kia PH’s 2022 National Skills Cup showcases aftersales service

Updated Nov 23, 2022 | Same topic: Automotive Industry Updates

This is an effort to enhance its aftersales capabilities.

Needless to say, maintenance is one of the core aspects of car ownership. So choosing a brand that goes the extra mile to bring satisfaction to customers in the aftersales department must be taken seriously. Kia is one of these brands as it has always been committed to further elevating its aftersales.

Kia National Skills Cup in the Philippines

Kia Philippines held the KNSC for 2022

The company’s latest effort is the holding of the 2022 Kia National Skills Cup (KNSC). Open to Kia Philippines’ 42 dealerships and their respective manpower, the 2022 KNSC puts the skills of its service personnel to the test. Included in the competition are a theoretical skills test, a practical test, and an on-vehicle scenario-based test.

With this effort, customers and prospective buyers can be assured that Kia Philippines got their backs when it comes to car works and services. The better the services, the better the ownership experience. This event motivates service personnel to always take it up a notch and be the best in their respective work fields.

Kia National Skills Cup in the Philippines

Kia service personnel were in their A game

Here is the list of winners per category:

Service Manager Program

  • Gold: Nilo Mendoza (Kia San Pablo)
  • Silver: Mark Anthony Campos (Kia Alabang)
  • Bronze: Rodolfo Flores Jr. (Kia Pampanga)

Service Advisor Program

  • Gold: Harniefer Cortez (Kia Cebu Mandaue)
  • Silver: Djegwardly Camarao (Kia Isabela)
  • Bronze: James Kenneth Alegre (Kia New Manila)

Technician Recognition Program

  • Gold: Algie Maynard Caingal (Kia Pangasinan)
  • Silver: Reuben Germano (Kia Clark)
  • Bronze: Roderick Dales (Kia Dumaguete)

Parts Recognition Program

  • Gold: Abner Canlas (Kia Pampanga)
  • Silver: Denee De Leon (Kia Alabang)
  • Bronze: Andre Paulo Adante (Kia Fairvew)

“Our technical team is worthy of recognition because of their hard work and skills,” said Kia Philippines President Manny Aligada.

“This event is representative of the quality of work that happens behind the scenes whenever customers bring their vehicles in for work and service. We are indeed proud of the winners and are in awe of the technical proficiency they have showcased throughout this challenging competition,” added Aligada.

Kia National Skills Cup in the Philippines

A reflection of the brand's commitment to enhancing its services

The winners of the KNSC 2022 will represent the country in the Kia World Cup Competition 2023.

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Here is the complete price list for Kia Philippines for 2023. Of note, Kia currently has eleven different models. It has three sedans namely the Soluto, Forte, and Stinger. It also has two hatchbacks, the Rio and the Picanto. For crossovers, it currently has the Sorento, Sportage, Stonic, and Seltos. It also has the Carnival as its entry into the minivan segment, as well as the K2500 as its light commercial vehicle model.


Rex Sanchez

Rex Sanchez


Rex Sanchez grew up in Saudi Arabia where he saw and got into the automotive scene. He started his career for an aviation company in the said region, writing about turbines and rotors which are later distributed for educational purposes. And now, he joined as a staff writer. Currently, he is the youngest on the team and is more than ready to grow in the field.


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