Gallery: Kia Opens Solar-Powered Car Dealership in South Africa


Car dealerships tend not to be the greenest of buildings; they’re typically located in strip-malls outside of town, and of course, they are made to hawk gas-guzzling vehicles. But Kia Motors is charting new territory in car dealership design with the opening of a new solar-powered dealership in Weltevreden Park, South Africa. The new building, which opened its doors earlier this month, features roof-mounted solar panels, energy-efficient lighting, and rainwater harvesting, making it one of the greenest car dealerships in the world.

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