COMPACT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/COMPACT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Pope’s humble car fascinates South Koreans http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58296733-68/pope-south-car-soul.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58296733-68/pope-south-car-soul.html.csp">Pope’s humble car fascinates South Koreans</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By YOUKYUNG LEE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T10:22:23.258-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 10:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seoul, South Korea • Pope Francis’ choice of wheels during his five-day South Korean visit has surprised many in this painfully self-conscious country, where big shots rarely hit the streets in anything but expensive luxury cars. After his arrival Thursday, the pope left the airport in a compact black Kia that many South Koreans would consider too humble a conveyance for a globally powerful figure. In a live television broadcast, the pope climbed into the backseat of the boxy Kia Soul, rolled do...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582967332014-08-14T10:22:23.258-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T10:22:23.258-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58296733@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:22:23 MDT