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2017 Kia Optima Plug-in Hybrid Makes West Coast Debut at AltCar Expo

2017 Kia Optima Plug-in Hybrid Makes West Coast Debut at AltCar Expo

The 2016 AltCar Expo will showcase the West Coast debut of the new Kia Optima Plug-in Hybrid with free ride and drives open to the public. Representatives from Kia will be on hand to answer any questions. The 11th Annual AltCar Expo, is the region's premier car show dedicated to alternative fuel vehicles and transporta ... Continue reading

2016 Kia K900 Luxury V6 Sedan Review By Steve Purdy

2016 Kia K900 Luxury V6 Sedan Review By Steve Purdy

the auto channel Kia K900 Review, Over the years I’ve used some mighty impressive cars for my Concours shuttle job but the K900 seemed to get more enthusiastic comments than most... 2016 KIA K900 LUXURY V6 At The Concours Review By Steve Purdy The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau An enjoyable duty of my volunteer respons ... Continue reading

Cars That Have the Most and Least Maintainence Costs

Cars That Have the Most and Least Maintainence Costs

Washington DC August 12, 2016; The AIADA online newsletter reported that according to the website Priceonomics the Toyota brand and its gas-electric hybrid Prius are the winners in keeping maintenance costs low in the long run and luxury brands like BMW and Mercedes-Benz are on the high end of maintenance costs. Over t ... Continue reading

Kia Motors America Celebrates Record High In Certified Pre-Owned Sales

Kia Motors America Celebrates Record High In Certified Pre-Owned Sales

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 8, 2016 -- Following a record-setting month of new-vehicle sales in July, Kia's commitment to affordable excellence extends to pre-owned vehicles, too, as the Korean brand celebrates an all-time sales high in the CPO segment this summer. Autodata's[1] July CPO retail sales report confirms that when ... Continue reading

2017 Kia Sportage SX FWD Review By John Heilig

2017 Kia Sportage SX FWD Review By John Heilig

2017 Kia Sportage SX FWD Review By John Heilig ... Continue reading

2016 Kia Optima SXL Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

2016 Kia Optima SXL Review by Carey Russ +VIDEO

For 2016 the Kia Optima is a different, more exciting choice for a family sedan DRIVING DOWN THE ROAD WITH CAREY RUSS Kia's Optima is not one of the best-known mid-size sedans, but it should be. Its combination of distinctive style, space, comfort and convenience, and a lineup with something for nearly everyone, from v ... Continue reading

Join Auto Lab Live 7-9 AM (EDT) August 6, 2016; Car Comment or Concern? Call 888-692-7234

Join Auto Lab Live 7-9 AM (EDT) August 6, 2016; Car Comment or Concern? Call 888-692-7234

August 6, 2016 Car Question or Concern? Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 Auto Lab is a 27 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radio call-in show hosted by Professor Harold Wolchok. Each week a cadre of experienced hands-on automotive experts are in-studio with advice for the New York area's 12 million peop ... Continue reading

Kia Motors US Sales - July 2016

Kia Motors US Sales - July 2016

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 2, 2016 -- Following the best first half performance in company history, Kia Motors America (KMA) today reported best-ever July sales of 59,969 units, up 6.5 percent over the same period last year. The brand's sixth monthly sales record in seven months included: The highest July sales totals for th ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL ROUNDUP - July 25-31, 2016: VW, Harley, Kia, RV's, Chevy, Audi

NHTSA RECALL ROUNDUP - July 25-31, 2016: VW, Harley, Kia, RV's, Chevy, Audi

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. Safety defects must be repaired by a dealer at no cost to you. The following may apply to one or more of your vehicles if your vehicl ... Continue reading

2017 Kia Sportage Road Test and Review By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2017 Kia Sportage Road Test and Review By Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2017 Kia Sportage Road Test and Review By Larry Nutson ... Continue reading

Join Auto Lab Live 8-10 AM (EDT) July 23, 2016; Car Comment or Concern? Call 888-692-7234

Join Auto Lab Live 8-10 AM (EDT) July 23, 2016; Car Comment or Concern? Call 888-692-7234

Listen Live, Auto Repair Call In, Kia Sorento AUTOBRAKE, Chevy Cruze, how to fix my car ... Continue reading

2016 AutoPacific Ideal Vehicle Awards-Includes All Winner's-Trim Levels, Specs, Prices and Reviews

2016 AutoPacific Ideal Vehicle Awards-Includes All Winner's-Trim Levels, Specs, Prices and Reviews

TUSTIN, Calif., July 21, 2016 -- Automotive research and consulting firm AutoPacific, Inc. today announced the 2016 Ideal Vehicle Awards (IVA), recognizing vehicles that best meet their owner's expectations and desires. The 2016 awards are based on responses from over 65,000 owners of new model year 2015 and 2016 vehic ... Continue reading

2017 Kia Sorento - IIHS Top Safety Pick+

2017 Kia Sorento - IIHS Top Safety Pick+

IRVINE, Calif., July 18, 2016 -- Kia Motors America's best-selling CUV, the 2017 Sorento, has earned top honors – Top Safety Pick Plus (TSP+) – from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) when equipped with optional front-crash prevention. With the Sorento earning "good" crashworthiness ratings and a sup ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - July 11-17, 2016: Mazda Diesel. Dim Headlight, GM Can Be Sued, Tesla Woes, VW Fix Nixed, Concurs St John's, PU Stamps

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - July 11-17, 2016: Mazda Diesel. Dim Headlight, GM Can Be Sued, Tesla Woes, VW Fix Nixed, Concurs St John's, PU Stamps

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - July 11-17, 2016: Mazda Diesel. Dim Headlight, GM Can Be Sued, Tesla Woes, VW Fix Nixed, Concurs St John's, PU Stamps ... Continue reading

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