Fall into AO 2019 with kia’s various Programs
Tennis Festival with KIA
Tennis Festival with KIA
Come and enjoy the Global Tennis Festival!
With Kia, meet the Australian Open, a place full of surprises you’ve long-awaited for.
Not into tennis yet? Boost up your fun at the Australian Open by joining the Open Up Quiz.
Let’s find out more about Tennis together!
Do you want to know more about Rafael Nadal? Check out the mini series of Kia Open Drive which showcases a side of Rafa that was rarely featured. See what he says while steering in a Kia. Available through the Australian Open & Kia social channels.
'Kia Lucky Drive to Australia’ is an annual marketing program, delivering a thank you message to all Kia customers. You can get a chance to take one companion together and enjoy a once-in-lifetime trip to the Australian Open as well as the iconic landmarks of Melbourne.
‘Kia Marquee’ is an exclusive hospitality suite in Melbourne Park for selected Kia Customers. The Kia-branded space provides an opportunity to enjoy the exclusive atmosphere while experiencing the iconic Asia-Pacific Tennis Grand Slam with free food and drinks.
Ball Kids have an essential role in supporting players during the match by delivering game balls, towels and water. Kia recruits 30 international Ball Kids from Korea and India who have passed trials and training. The selected Ball Kids are provided an unforgettable opportunity
to be part of the Australian Open and to experience Australian culture.
Fans can take home used the AO balls as an ultimate souvenir by a simple gold coin donation. All funds raised from the Kia Ball Drive go to support the AO Community Grants program, improving the health & wellbeing of diverse Australian communities.
2017 - Over $16,000 for Keon Park Tennis Club
2018 - Over $24,900 for Chokhlei Tennis Club
Kia Motors, the longest major partner of the Australian Open, plays a key role in supporting the players and promoting the growth of tennis worldwide.
Since day one of its partnership, over 100 new Kia vehicles have been supplied to Tennis Australia every year for tennis stars, VIPs, officials and media to experience a safe, comfortable stay at the Australian Open. Over the past 17 years, Kia's courtesy fleet has clocked up close to six million kilometers in tens of thousands of journeys carrying champions and journeymen.
Kia extended its partnership with the Australian Open for another five years to 2023. It makes Kia the longest-running major sponsor of the tennis tournament, having started the relationship in 2002.
Kia will show the fans its power to surprise with dynamic and exciting experiences that go beyond their expectations once again.
Since 2004, young Spaniard tennis sensation Rafael Nadal has been the brand ambassador for Kia Motors Corporation. With this ambassadorship, Nadal and Kia have teamed up together to promote Kia's brand value of 'The Power to Surprise' worldwide.