Archive for March, 2016

Moritz Kia Service Department

Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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We have a state-of-the-art facility at all of our Moritz Kia locations, Moritz Kia Hurst, Moritz Kia Fort Worth and Moritz Kia Alliance,  so you can trust that our service departments will handle your vehicle with care and respect. We also only use genuine Kia parts to fix your Kia to ensure that it continues to run just as well as it did the first day you bought it. Our various Moritz Kia sites allow you to even schedule your service appointments online for convenience and ease, understanding that our customers are busy and need quick and easy options for scheduling their vehicle maintenance needs.   (more…)

What are the Best Family Vehicles in 2016?

Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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Kelley Blue Book’s 16 Best Family Cars for 2016

Two Kia vehicles were named in the Kelley Blue Book’s 16 Best Family Cars for 2016 list, the 2016 Kia Optima and 2016 Kia Sedona. The 2016 Optima was praised for being stylish, feature-packed and family friendly while the 2016 Sedona was recommended for its style, function, modern interior, impressive available driver assistance features and overall value. When creating the list of top 16 vehicles that best meet the needs of today’s families, Kelley Blue Book focused on safety, comfort, convenience, spaciousness and fit of various child safety car seats.   (more…)

When Will the 2017 Cadenza Arrive at Dealerships?

Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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2017 Kia Cadenza Release Date, New Features and Updates

Kia just recently debuted the 2017 Cadenza at the New York International Auto Show and it features improved styling, body structure and powertrain when compared to the 2016 Cadenza. The new body structure of the 2017 Cadenza is stronger, lighter and more rigid for a more enjoyable driving experience. Additional acoustic absorbing laminate in the front windows and windshield reduces wind noise and a full floor pan undercover reduces road noise, all making the 2017 Cadenza the quietest it has ever been. The 2017 Cadenza will arrive at dealerships late 2016, so stay tuned for the official release date and when to expect the 2017 Cadenza at our Moritz Kia dealerships.    (more…)

2017 Kia Forte Adds Many New Features to Model Year

Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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2017 Kia Forte Release Date, Specs and Features

Kia has out done itself again, as they keep unveiling 2017 models which sport newly redesigned styling, upgraded performance and added features. The 2017 Kia Forte is among those who also received many updates when compared to the 2016 model year. Kia added a new engine and advanced driver assistance features and even a new trim level for the 2017 Forte. The 2017 Kia Forte will be available during the first quarter of 2016.  (more…)

What 2016 Kia vehicles Have Third-Row Seating?

Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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If you are looking for that perfect vehicle that has third-row seating, then look no further because Kia offers two great vehicles that offer third-row seating, plenty of space and comfort and great Kia features.  What 2016 Kia vehicles have third-row seating? The 2016 Kia Sorento offers available third-row seating to create a seven-passenger SUV and the 2016 Kia Sedona automatically creates seating for seven with available seating options for eight passengers.   (more…)

When Will the 2017 Kia Sportage Arrive at Dealerships?

Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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2017 Kia Sportage Release Date

The 2017 Kia Sportage received a new exterior design and some cabin upgrades for this model year. The Kia Sportage has always been a popular Kia vehicle in the compact SUV segment and it is one of the longest-running models in the automaker’s lineup. Many anxiously awaited for the 2017 Sportage’s release date but good news, there is no waiting anymore as the 2017 Sportage has already begun arriving at dealerships.   (more…)

Differences Between the 2017 Kia Cadenza and the 2016 Kia Cadenza

Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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2017 Cadenza vs 2016 Cadenza

Kia stopped at nothing to redesign the 2017 Cadenza and it resulted not only in noticeable differences in the styling but added and new technology features as well when compared to the 2016 Cadenza. The first difference is the newly designed front fascia, the signature Kia “tiger nose” grille has evolved into a new hexagonal shape that emphasizes the Cadenza’s width with lines extending underneath the headlights and has a more concave form, which curves in toward the engine bay which results in a more sculpted face.   (more…)

The All-New 2017 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid

Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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2017 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid Release Date

When Kia debuted the 2017 Kia Optima Hybrid they also revealed the all-new 2017 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid. While the Kia Optima Hybrid was first introduced in 2016, the Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid is an all-new model. The Optima Plug-in Hybrid will be available in one trim, EX, and will arrive at dealerships in the forth quarter of this year. The 2017 Optima Plug-in Hybrid has an estimated 600 miles of total driving range and it features a 9.8kWh lithium-ion polymer battery pack, which produces roughly 60 percent more energy output than the battery pack found on the Optima’s hybrid system, and is estimated to achieve 27 miles in full EV mode.   (more…)

2016 Kia Optima Earns Best Buy

Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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2016 Kia Optima KBB Award

For the 2016 model year the Kia Optima won the award for the midsize car best buy. This award is a great honor for the Optima and Kia as it shows the quality that Kia puts into producing their vehicles and their dedication to provide their customers with the best Kia has to offer. More than 300 new models were tested and evaluated and that number was narrowed down to 12 winners, one of those being the 2016 Kia Optima.   (more…)

What Kia Vehicles Won IIHS Top Safety Pick?

Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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2016 Kia Soul Wins IIHS Top Safety Pick

To qualify for a Top Safety Pick award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), a vehicle must earn “good” ratings in all five crashworthiness tests, as well as a basic for front crash prevention. The crashworthiness tests include, small overlap front, moderate overlap front, side, roof strength and head restraints and seats tests. Proudly, the 2016 Kia Soul was among two other Kia vehicles who won the IIHS Top Safety Pick award. The 2016 Kia Sorento and 2016 Kia Sedona were the other two vehicles from Kia who were awarded the 2016 IIHS Top Safety Pick.   (more…)