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KIA AMERICA POSTS BEST-EVER NOVEMBER SALES

KIA AMERICA POSTS BEST-EVER NOVEMBER SALES

Sportage posts triple-digit sales increase for second consecutive month Sales of Kia's electrified models post double or triple-digit sales increase the past five months IRVINE, Calif., Dec. 1, 2022 -- Kia America announced best-ever November sales of 56,703 units, an 8-percent increase over the previous November sales ... Continue reading

Honda Civic is Scottish Car of the Year 2022

Honda Civic is Scottish Car of the Year 2022

All-new hybrid hatchback scoops prestigious award. Kia the other big winner, with three category awards. ... Continue reading

NACTOY Names Nine Finalists for 2023 North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year Awards™

NACTOY Names Nine Finalists for 2023 North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year Awards™

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 17, 2022 – The finalists that will compete for the 2023 North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year™ (NACTOY) Awards were announced today at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Earlier this year, 26 vehicles were voted semifinalists from an initial field of 47 eligible vehicles, and a second ... Continue reading

Official NHTSA Recall Summary November 21, 2022

Official NHTSA Recall Summary November 21, 2022

The following may apply to one or more of your vehicles if your vehicle is listed below. Click on the NHTSA Recall ID Number below to read more about the safety issue and the reason for the recall.To find out if your specific passenger vehicle is included in the recall, use our VIN Look-up Tool. ... Continue reading

KIA EV6 NAMED FINALIST FOR 2023 NORTH AMERICAN UTILITY VEHICLE OF THE YEAR AWARD

KIA EV6 NAMED FINALIST FOR 2023 NORTH AMERICAN UTILITY VEHICLE OF THE YEAR AWARD

Marking the Kia brand’s global shift to sustainable mobility, the Kia EV6 has been named one of three finalists for the 2023 North American Utility Vehicle of the Year (NACTOY) Awards™.1 Announced at the Los Angeles Auto Show, this news comes just three years after the brand’s popular Telluride SUV earned the sam ... Continue reading

Electrified Vehicles Tutorial Smart People Want To Know - Total Range, MPG and Fuel Cost By Each Fuel +VIDEO

Electrified Vehicles Tutorial Smart People Want To Know - Total Range, MPG and Fuel Cost By Each Fuel +VIDEO

Electric vehicles (EVs) have a battery instead of a gasoline tank, and an electric motor instead of an internal combustion engine. Plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) are a combination of gasoline and electric vehicles, so they have a battery, an electric motor, a gasoline tank, and an internal combustion engine. ... Continue reading

2022 Kia Sorento PHEV Road Trip Review By Steve Purdy

2022 Kia Sorento PHEV Road Trip Review By Steve Purdy

In this case (an early fall jaunt) the winner is Newport, Rhode Island, best known for early 20th century mansions along the Atlantic shore where tourists from around the world come to bask in the opulence of the Gilded Age. ... Continue reading

Stay'n Alive In A Small Car Crash, Some Help You, Some Not So Much! - Don't Worry About the Audio System, Color Or Brand Name When Shopping - HEED This Report It Could Save Family Lives

Stay'n Alive In A Small Car Crash, Some Help You, Some Not So Much! - Don't Worry About the Audio System, Color Or Brand Name When Shopping - HEED This Report It Could Save Family Lives

Seven of 11 small cars tested earn good or acceptable ratings in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s new, tougher side-impact test, but four models are rated poor. The Mazda 3 sedan and Mazda 3 hatchback earn good ratings. ... Continue reading

2022 Kia EV6 Wind RWD - Review by Bruce Hotchkiss +VIDEO

2022 Kia EV6 Wind RWD - Review by Bruce Hotchkiss +VIDEO

I am turning into an Electric Vehicle (EV) fan. I've driven a few and for the most part, I like them. ... Continue reading

Nutson's Auto News Weekly-wrap-up October 30 - November 5, 2022

Nutson's Auto News Weekly-wrap-up October 30 - November 5, 2022

Below are the past week's important, relevant, semi-secret, or snappy auto news, opinions and insider back stories presented as expertly crafted easy-to-understand automotive universe news nuggets. ... Continue reading

2023 Kia Sportage Hybrid SX-Prestige HEV AWD - Review by Bruce Hotchkiss +VIDEO

2023 Kia Sportage Hybrid SX-Prestige HEV AWD - Review by Bruce Hotchkiss +VIDEO

A while back I opined that I was done with hybrids. I felt that their day had passed, why have a partly electric vehicle? Well I was wrong. ... Continue reading

KIA AMERICA ANNOUNCES RECORD OCTOBER SALES

KIA AMERICA ANNOUNCES RECORD OCTOBER SALES

Kia America announced record October sales of 58,276 units, a 3.9-percent increase over the previous October sales record set in 2020, and an 11.9-percent improvement year-over-year. ... Continue reading

Hyundai Tucson vs Kia Sportage

Hyundai Tucson vs Kia Sportage

If you are in the market for a new SUV, you have probably come across the Hyundai Tucson and Kia Sportage. These two vehicles are very popular options, and it can be hard to decide which one is right for you. ... Continue reading

NHTSA CAR, TRUCK, RV, BUS, MOTORCYCLE AND TRAILER RECALLS - Official Weekly Summary October 31, 2022

NHTSA CAR, TRUCK, RV, BUS, MOTORCYCLE AND TRAILER RECALLS - Official Weekly Summary October 31, 2022

The following may apply to one or more of your vehicles if your vehicle is listed below. Click on the NHTSA Recall ID Number below to read more about the safety issue and the reason for the recall.To find out if your specific passenger vehicle is included in the recall, use our VIN Look-up Tool. ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Auto News Wrap-up October 23-29, 2022

Nutson's Weekly Auto News Wrap-up October 23-29, 2022

Below are the past week's important, relevant, semi-secret, or snappy auto news, opinions and insider back stories presented as expertly crafted easy-to-understand automotive universe news nuggets. ... Continue reading

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