A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

KIA

Sat, 27 Aug '22
Rio maker
Fri, 18 Mar '22
Soul seller
Sat, 26 Feb '22
Auto import
Tue, 21 Dec '21
Sorento automaker
Tue, 31 Aug '21
Sportage maker
Wed, 10 Feb '21
Sportage automaker