1st Generation (1997-2000)
The Bongo Frontier was the first rear wheel drive car produced by Kia Motors.
Kia has produced small and large trucks for the Korean market for at least 25 years. Rear wheel drive Bongo trucks have been on the market in Korea since at least the late 1980s. Available in white or medium blue with a 4 cylinder diesel engine. Other colors are special order only. Available in 2 or 4 door.
2nd Generation (2000-2004)
The 2nd generation Bongo Frontier was a facelift from the previous model.
3rd Generation (2004-present)
The 3rd generation became the Kia Bongo III.
Some markets, including Europe and South America, had the Bongo Frontier branded as the Kia K-Series.
Still made in Malaysia RHD and Ecudor LHD.