Follow These Tips to Get Bright and Clear Car Windows

By Product Expert | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Friday, May 29th, 2020 at 7:00 AM
Closeup of car windshield with rain drops

How to Clean Car Windows Without Streaks

Cleaning the glass of your car is probably the less exciting part of owning it, yet it is essential to ensure a safe driving experience. A clean windshield not only gives your car a classy look, but it also decreases driver fatigue and improves visibility. But how can you clean your car windows without leaving those annoying streaks on it? The following video by Autoblog explains some quick steps you can follow to get streak-free glasses in no time.

Read the rest of this entry »

How Efficient is the 2020 Kia Optima Hybrid?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Optima Hybrid on Thursday, May 28th, 2020 at 7:41 PM
Rear View of white 2020 Kia Optima Hybrid

2020 Kia Optima Hybrid Efficiency and Range Ratings 

The fuel-efficient 2020 Kia Optima Hybrid brings an eco-friendly performance to the fan-favorite Optima body. This Kia hybrid provides a reliable performance that is sure to impress any hybrid enthusiast. If you’ve been thinking of getting behind the wheel of an Optima Hybrid but want to know just how efficient this model is, then this guide is for you. Get a look at the 2020 Kia Optima Hybrid efficiency and range ratings below.  

Read the rest of this entry »

Essentials to Keep in Your Car in Case of an Emergency

By Product Expert | Posted in Tips & Tricks on Thursday, May 28th, 2020 at 3:58 AM
Young man calling for roadside assistance next to car with open hood

How to Prepare a Roadside Emergency Kit

Summer road trip season is just around the corner, which means you and your car will be spending much more time together. Before heading to your next adventure, though, you should equip your vehicle with a list of essentials to avoid getting stuck on the side of the road in the event of an emergency. Just imagine the inconvenience of getting a flat tire, running out of fuel, or facing a storm in the middle of nowhere. In those cases, having a well-stocked emergency kit in the trunk can really mean the difference. But which items should you pack? Watch the following video by Roadshow to learn how to prepare a roadside emergency kit at home.

Read the rest of this entry »

What Features Come Standard on Each 2020 Kia Telluride Trim?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Telluride on Tuesday, May 26th, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Side view of Dark Moss 2020 Kia Telluride on the road

2020 Kia Telluride Trim Level Comparison

Are you thinking about purchasing the all-new 2020 Kia Telluride? This acclaimed and award-winning three-row SUV offers everything buy compromise. With four different trims on the roster, it shouldn’t be difficult for you to find a model that checks all your boxes. Check out this 2020 Kia Telluride trim level comparison to learn the main highlights of each grade as well as their differences.


Read more: What Are the Exterior and Interior Color Options for the 2020 Kia Telluride?


How Do the Trims on The Kia Telluride Lineup Compare?

The all-new Kia Telluride comes in four trim levels: LX, S, EX, and SX. All of them get powered by the same 3.8-liter 6-cylinder engine, which is mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission and delivers an impressive 291 horsepower. Another feature that comes standard across the board is the Kia Drive Wise safety suite, which is composed of eleven driver-assist technologies. A surround-view camera and High Beam Assist are added only to the top trim. No matter which model you choose, you will also get Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ capability, a smart key with push button start, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel. Now that you know what all four models have in common, let’s explore which features are unique to each trim grade.

LX

Starting MSRP: $31,890

Key features:

  • 18-inch alloy wheels
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Smart Key with push button start
  • 8.0-inch touchscreen display
  • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™
  • SOFINO synthetic leather seat trim
  • Kia Drive Wise
Front view of Dark Moss 2020 Kia Telluride on the road

S

Starting MSRP: $34,290

Includes LX features and adds or replaces:

  • 20-inch alloy wheels with machine finish
  • Power sunroof and roof rails
  • Available second-row captain’s chairs
  • Heated front seats
  • 10-way power-adjustable driver’s seat
Second-row seats of 2020 Kia Telluride

EX

Starting MSRP: $37,290

Includes S features and adds or replaces:

  • 18-inch alloy wheels with machine finish
  • LED taillights
  • Smart power liftgate
  • Leather seat trim
  • Heated and ventilated front power seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Dual-zone automatic temperature control
  • 10.25-inch touchscreen display with navigation
  • Wireless phone charger
  • Highway Drive Assist
Closeup of Dark Moss 2020 Kia Telluride grille

SX

Starting MSRP: $41,790

Includes EX features and adds or replaces:

  • 20-inch alloy black sport wheels
  • LED headlights, fog lamps and taillights
  • Dual sunroofs
  • Standard second-row captain’s chairs
  • Driver’s seat integrated memory system
  • Available heated and ventilated second-row seats
  • Available Nappa leather trim seat
  • 7-inch supervision meter cluster
  • Harman/Kardon® 10-speaker premium audio
  • Surround-view monitor and blind view monitor
  • High Beam Assist
Front seats and cockpit of 2020 Kia Telluride

Read more: 2020 Kia Telluride Performance Specs


As you can see, the 2020 Kia Telluride is all about delivering an incredible driving experience independently of the trim level you choose. Whether you want to stick with the base LX or go for the exclusive SX, you’ll find plenty to be excited about. If you have fallen for this all-new SUV and have a particular trim in mind, check out our online inventory to find the perfect match to your needs! For more information on the Kia Telluride or any other model in the lineup, do not hesitate to contact us at Moritz Kia with all your questions.

Which Are the Safest Models in the Kia Lineup?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Forte, Kia News, Kia Sorento, Kia Soul, Kia Sportage, Kia Stinger, Kia Telluride on Monday, May 18th, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Front view of silver 2020 Kia Telluride

2020 Kia Models Named IIHS Top Safety Picks

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is a recognized and independent nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing the number of losses – human, vehicular, and environmental – that result from motor vehicle crashes. To this end, the IIHS performs tests to evaluate how well a vehicle protects its occupants in a collision and what technologies can prevent a crash or lessen its severity. The models that perform best in their evaluations qualify for Top Safety Pick, an award that identifies the best vehicle choices for safety within size/body style categories.

At Moritz Kia, we couldn’t be happier to announce that six Kia models have been named IIHS Top Safety Picks this year. The 2020 Kia Soul and the 2020 Kia Forte have earned a spot in the small car category, while the 2020 Kia Stinger hatchback takes the win as a large car. Two models have made it to the midsize SUV category: the all-new 2020 Kia Telluride and the 2020 Kia Sorento. Finally, the 2020 Kia Sportage has won the award as a small SUV.

Read the rest of this entry »

What Trim Levels Are Available for the 2021 Kia Seltos?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Seltos on Tuesday, May 12th, 2020 at 8:00 AM
Front view of yellow 2021 Kia Seltos on the road

2021 Kia Seltos Trim Level Comparison

At Moritz Kia, we can’t stop talking about the 2021 Kia Seltos. Since its introduction just a few months ago, this Kia model has earned high praise for being the kind of SUV that gives drivers exactly what they want. The all-new Seltos fills an important gap in the Kia lineup, namely a subcompact SUV with standard all-wheel drive and enhanced off-road capability. In addition, it comes standard with a host of premium features that go beyond the segment standards. From the base LX all the way trough the SX Turbo, every Seltos is far more sophisticated than its price would suggest. But how do the five trims on the lineup compare? Keep reading this 2021 Kia Seltos trim level comparison to find which model best matches your preferences.

Read the rest of this entry »

What Features Are Standard On Each 2020 Kia Niro Trim Level?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Niro Hybrid on Friday, May 8th, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Front view of red 2020 Kia Niro Touring on the road

2020 Kia Niro Trim Level Comparison

Since its introduction to the market three years ago, the Kia Niro has been a compelling option for those environmentally conscious drivers seeking an efficient and budget-friendly vehicle to drive around. This model has received some notable changes for 2020, including new headlights, a restyled grille, an available 10.25-inch touchscreen, and new paddle shifters.

The 2020 Niro comes in five trim levels, each one offering different features and upgrades. At Moritz Kia, we know picking your next car can be stressful, especially if you have so many options to choose from. That’s why we have put together this 2020 Kia Niro trim level comparison. Keep reading to learn the main highlights of each trim and find out which one is the best deal for you.

Read the rest of this entry »

These Are the Technologies You Can Expect to Find in the 2020 Kia Optima

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Optima on Tuesday, May 5th, 2020 at 1:11 AM
Front view of white 2020 Kia Optima on a road by the sea

2020 Kia Optima Technology Features

Since its launch nearly twenty years ago, the Kia Optima has been the predilected choice for those drivers in need of a budget-friendly yet accommodating car. For 2020, this midsize sedan continues to be one of the most value-conscious models in the segment, but it comes with a few updates. This year’s model has received several new standard and optional features, taking the driving experience to the next level. All in all, the Optima reminds us that a midsize sedan can feel a lot like a luxury vehicle for half the price. Do you want to know what makes this model a cutting-edge car? Check out the following list of the 2020 Kia Optima technology features.

Read the rest of this entry »

What Interior and Exterior Color Options are Available on the 2020 Kia Rio?

By Product Expert | Posted in Color Options, Kia Rio on Tuesday, April 28th, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Side view of Deep Sea Blue with street mural on the background

2020 Kia Rio Interior and Exterior Color Options

It’s not difficult to understand why the Kia Rio keeps being a popular option in the automotive market: it combines upscale characteristics with an affordable starting price, all while delivering a refined and nimble ride. If you have your heart set on a new Kia Rio, the first thing you should decide on is which interior and exterior color options will better fit your style. To help you in the decision-making process, at Moritz Kia we have put together a photo guide with the 2020 Kia Rio interior and exterior color options. Keep reading to learn what each tone looks like!

Read the rest of this entry »

Are the Hybrid and Gas-Powered Variants of the 2020 Kia Optima Offered in the Same Colors?

By Product Expert | Posted in Color Options, Kia Optima Hybrid, Uncategorized on Tuesday, April 28th, 2020 at 8:00 AM
Front view of 2020 Kia Optima Hybrid Snow White Pearl

2020 Kia Optima Hybrid Exterior Color Options

At first glance, all versions of the 2020 Kia Optima look similar. However, under closer scrutiny, one can start noticing the existing differences between the gas-powered and the hybrid variants. From different fuel economy ratings to varying cargo dimensions, these two sedans are far from equal. The same happens in terms of exterior design. It would be easy to assume that all variations of the Optima share the same color palette, but that is not the case. Get a look at the 2020 Kia Optima Hybrid exterior color options and find out which tones are unique for this model.

Read the rest of this entry »