About Kia of Wilmington in Delaware

In 1916, Kia of Wilmington was originally founded as Delaware Motor Sales.  In 1982, the current ownership assumed control of our AutoTeam Delaware dealer group, which includes Kia of Wilmington, Delaware Cadillac, Delaware Subaru, and the Delaware Cadillac Body Shop. Kia of Wilmington was added in early 2009. Kia of Wilmington is a Kia Dealer Excellence ranked Dealer, and we consistently earn Customer Satisfaction Ratings above Regional and National Levels for both Sales and Service!


Awards and Accolades

Kia of Wilmington and AutoTeam Delaware are a Better Business Bureau Accredited Business, a Founding Member of Delaware's Better Business Bureau, a Member of Delaware's State Chamber of Commerce, a Member of the National Automobile Dealers Association, a Delaware Super Stars in Business Award Winner, a Delaware News Journal "Best In Business" Top Employer, and a Best of Wilmington Delaware Award Winner in the Auto Repair category by the U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA).

About the Owner

Michael Uffner, President and CEO of Kia of Wilmington and AutoTeam Delaware is a former chairman of the board of directors in the Delaware State Chamber of Commerce and is a creator of the Small Business Alliance.  Uffner is a recipient of the Delaware State Chamber of Commerce Marvin S. Gilman Award.  Additionally, Uffner was honored at the 2011 annual National Automobile Dealers Association Convention with a nomination for the 42nd annual TIME Dealer of the Year Award.

Our pledge is to SERVE

Service is our distinguishing characteristic.

Every client deserves courtesy and respect.

Relationships over the years are our goal.

Voluntary acts of kindness are appreciated by our clients.

Every associate is rewarded for their dedication to learn from our clients every day.


AutoTeam Delware is recognized by the Department of Defense and the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve with the Employer Support Freedom Award; the highest recognition given by the U.S. Government to employers for their outstanding support of employees serving in the Guard or Reserve.


Kia of Wilmington is also proud to be a part of Delaware Cadillac in which it has proudly been serving customers for 100 years! 


Contact Info

Kia of Wilmington

1603 Pennsylvania Ave
Directions Wilmington, DE 19806

  • Sales: 302-656-3100
  • Service: 302-656-3100
  • Parts: 302-656-3100


  • Monday 9:00am - 8:00pm
  • Tuesday 9:00am - 8:00pm
  • Wednesday 9:00am - 8:00pm
  • Thursday 9:00am - 8:00pm
  • Friday 9:00am - 7:00pm
  • Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Sunday Closed