Archive for December, 2018

2019 Kia Lineup Recognized for Top Safety by IIHS

Monday, December 31st, 2018
Red 2019 Kia Forte parked in front of a brick wall

The National Institute for Highway Safety’s annual safety awards are some of the most prestigious safety qualifications in the business. For 2019, the IIHS had tougher restrictions than in the past making earning their coveted Top Safety Pick Plus designation more difficult than ever. Five Kia models from the 2019 lineup received the IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus Award putting Kia among the top three brands for overall IIHS safety awards for 2019. (more…)

How much can you fit in the 2019 Sportage?

Monday, December 31st, 2018
2019 Kia Sportage in grey side profile

A Kia crossover is the perfect solution for family hauling. Though, how much space you need will likely dictate which model will work best for your needs. To aid in the research process, we have included some information on the seating capacity and cargo space specs for the 2019 Kia Sportage crossover below. (more…)

5 Christmas Present Ideas for the Car Lover In Your Life

Friday, December 21st, 2018
Man smiling behind the wheel of a sedan

Did you wait until the last minute to do your Christmas present shopping this year? If someone on your list is a car enthusiast, we have some last-minute gift ideas that are quick to throw together and are sure to impress. (more…)

Which Kia models are best for large families?

Thursday, December 20th, 2018
2017 Kia Sedona driving down an empty street

When you have a large family, finding a vehicle that offers the style, fuel economy, and dependability you are after while also providing plenty of space for everyone and their gear can be a serious challenge. Luckily, the Kia crossover, SUV and van lineup for 2019 has a variety of models up to the task. (more…)

How far can the 2019 Kia Soul EV go on one charge?

Friday, December 14th, 2018
2019 Kia Soul EV exterior in white

The 2019 Kia Soul EV is proof of just how far electric vehicles have come in the last few years. Introduced to the lineup in 2014, the Kia Soul EV offers drivers the same spacious interiors and amenity packages as the traditional Kia Soul with a plug-in electric battery in place of a traditional gas engine. Learn more about the driving range and charging options of the 2019 Kia Soul EV below. (more…)

Kia Forte Gains Two New Paint Colors for 2019 Model Year

Thursday, December 13th, 2018
2019 Kia Forte exterior in red

The 2019 Kia Forte lineup is brand new from the ground up. In addition to a new exterior design and feature enhancements, three exterior colors have been dropped from the lineup and two have been added back in their place. The three colors no longer available include Phantom Grey, Garnet Red, and Titanium Bronze. The two new color additions are Gravity Grey and Fire Orange. See photos of each of the eight available colors for 2019 below. (more…)

Two Kia Sedans Recognized By Consumer Guide Automotive With Annual Award

Thursday, December 13th, 2018
2019 Kia Rio in blue parked by water

The annual Consumer Guide Automotive awards were recently announced and two Kia sedan models landed a Best Buy award for 2019. The 2019 Kia Rio and 2019 Kia Soul both stood out to the Consumer Guide editors thanks to their overall value and quality. Learn more below. (more…)

Next-Generation Soul Revealed at Los Angeles Auto Show

Friday, December 7th, 2018
2020 Kia Soul on a gravel path in the desert

Guests at this year’s LA Auto Show were witness to the world debut of the next-generation Kia Soul. With a generous list of updates including exterior enhancements, active safety improvements, and a new platform for a more premium on-road experience, the 2020 Kia Soul lineup is sure to impress. Learn more about the 2020 Soul’s expected release date and see pictures of its new exterior below. (more…)

Family-Friendly Things To Do This December in DFW

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018
Family in hats and scarves smiling near Christmas lights

The Dallas Fort Worth area has a countless number of holiday events to attend with the family. While some activities like local shows and performances can get costly, there are plenty of things to do that cost nothing at all and are sure to bring smiles and lasting memories. Check out our list of the top three free 2018 holiday events near Fort Worth, TX below. (more…)