How much can you fit in the trunk of the Kia Optima?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Optima on Thursday, March 21st, 2019 at 2:55 PM
2019 Kia Optima in grey driving on a tree lined street

While sedans have a lot to love like affordable price tags, impressive fuel economy, and sporty handling to start, some options can be a little short on room for cargo. If you’re interested in the 2019 Kia Optima and want to make sure it has plenty of space for all of the travel essentials you like to bring along for the ride, then stick around. We break down the 2019 Optima’s cargo space specs below. Read the rest of this entry »

Is it safe for my dog to stick their head out of the window when I’m driving?

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQ on Tuesday, March 19th, 2019 at 2:35 PM
Dogs sticking their heads out of a car window

We’ve all seen it. A happy dog with their head sticking out of the car window while cruising down the highway. While dogs enjoy the feeling of sticking their heads out of the window, it’s not a safe practice and can cause damage to eyes and ears. We break down the dangers and give dog owners safety tips for traveling with dogs in the car below. Read the rest of this entry »

Which Kia models are best for teen drivers?

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQ on Friday, March 15th, 2019 at 6:41 PM
Man holding keys and giving a thumbs up

There are many trains of thought when it comes to buying a vehicle for your new teen driver. While some parents are in favor of buying something easy on the budget, other parents prioritize size, reliability, features, or safety. At Moritz Kia, we believe that the Kia lineup can provide all of the above, making it a great place to find a practical and safe ride for the new driver in your family. What exactly should you be looking for and which Kia models are the best fit? We break it down below. Read the rest of this entry »

Kia Sponsors B.R.A.K.E.S. – A Defensive Driving Program for Teens

By Product Expert | Posted in For Fun on Wednesday, March 13th, 2019 at 3:14 PM
Man in sunglasses sitting in the drivers seat of a car

After a tragic car accident took the lives of Doug Herbert’s sons, the award-winning drag racer founded the B.R.A.K.E.S. (Be Responsible and Keep Everyone Safe) defensive driving training program. The program partners with local instructors and volunteers nationwide to provide additional instruction on road safety that adds to the information teen drivers receive in Driver’s Ed. Kia is a proud sponsor of the B.R.A.K.E.S. program. Read the rest of this entry »

Find Premium Comfort With Heated and Cooled Seats In Your Kia

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQ on Monday, March 11th, 2019 at 7:03 PM
2020 Kia Soul rear seats

Weather is unpredictable. However, if your vehicle is equipped with heated and/or cooled seats, you can have confidence that premium comfort awaits inside the cabin regardless of the weather outside. A variety of Kia cars, crossovers, and SUVs are equipped with available heated and ventilated seats making it easy to choose a model from the lineup that delivers on cabin comfort. To help with the research process, we have listed all of the 2019 Kia models with heated and ventilated seats below. Read the rest of this entry »

Does the Kia UVO infotainment center have Apple CarPlay capability?

By Product Expert | Posted in Technology on Wednesday, March 6th, 2019 at 6:42 PM
2019 Kia Forte dashboard and touchscreen display

Beginning on select 2019 Kia models like the 2019 Optima, 2019 Soul, and 2019 Sorento, Kia debuted a new UVO infotainment system structure with three organized tier levels that they hope will make the shopping process for a new Kia car or crossover a little easier. Learn more about the UVO system’s three tier levels and what features are included in each below. Read the rest of this entry »

How Do I Dim the Dashboard Lights On My Kia Soul?

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQ, Kia Soul on Thursday, February 28th, 2019 at 2:26 PM
2017 Kia Soul exterior in red

Bright dashboard lights can be a distraction during night driving causing eye strain and decreased visibility. Luckily, the solution to this problem is very easy and requires only the touch of a button. When daylight returns, another touch of a button will return your Kia Soul’s dashboard lights back to their full brightness for increased visibility in sunlight. Learn how to turn off and brighten the dashboard lights on the Kia Soul below. Read the rest of this entry »

How much can you fit in the trunk of the Kia Forte sedan?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Forte on Thursday, February 28th, 2019 at 1:53 PM
2019 Kia Forte exterior in red

While drivers may flock to the 2019 Kia Forte for its stylish looks and performance capabilities, they are sure to find even more to love like the sedan’s class-leading trunk space. Just how much room does the trunk of the 2019 Forte offer for your belongings? Find the cargo space specs below. Read the rest of this entry »

How many people can fit inside the 2019 Kia Niro?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Niro Hybrid on Thursday, February 28th, 2019 at 1:47 PM
2019 Kia Niro side profile

While the 2019 Kia Niro receives a lot of praise for its practical fuel economy, its stylish and versatile cabin shouldn’t be overlooked. Just how much room is inside the 2019 Niro? Read all about the 2019 Niro’s seating capacity and cargo space specs below to find out. Read the rest of this entry »

Where can I find the VIN on my Kia?

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQ on Wednesday, February 27th, 2019 at 3:25 PM
Vehicle Identification Number on a gray background

At Moritz Kia, we get a lot of questions about Kia Vehicle Identification Numbers (VIN). What exactly are they and where can they be located? A VIN is a 17-digit sequence of letters and numbers that identifies your specific model. It can be used to order the correct parts during repair and maintenance and is also used to track the buying and selling of the model over time. Where can you find your VIN? We list the three most common Kia VIN locations below. Read the rest of this entry »