Tuesday, June 10, 2008
PennLive (via AP) reports that a New Jersey jury has found Kia liable for a defective brake system in its 1995 to 2001 Kia Sephia, and has awarded $6 million to a class of New Jersey purchasers. (Details from this press release by the plaintiffs' law firm). Under the verdict, each car owner gets $750. Kia has stated that it will appeal.