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KIA SOUL EARNS CAR AND DRIVER 10BEST TRUCKS AND SUVS AWARD

KIA SOUL EARNS CAR AND DRIVER 10BEST TRUCKS AND SUVs AWARD

Urban Runabout Takes Top Honors in Subcompact SUV Category


IRVINE, Calif., December 6, 2016 – Kia Motors America (KMA) is pleased to announce that Car and Driver has named the Soul to its 10Best Trucks and SUVs list, which recognizes 2017’s best trucks and SUVs on the market.  Thanks to its colorful personality, the Soul stood out among competitors in its segment, while its…

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How to Survive Your Work Holiday PartyChrist

How to Survive Your Work Holiday Party 



 

Much like any other company, the business you work for is probably going to be holding its annual work holiday party before the year ends. Although you might be looking forward to a night of festive merriment (and of course, that two-week break that follows after), office holiday parties can turn out to be more like the Nightmare Before Christmas instead of the most wonderful time of…

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2017 Ram ProMaster City

2017 Ram ProMaster City 

 

 

The Ram ProMaster City is the Americanized version of the Fiat Doblò, an Italian panel van and leisure activity vehicle produced in 2000. Introduced in 2015 and built in the same Turkish plant as the Doblò, the Ram ProMaster City was meant to succeed the Dodge Caravan-based C/V Tradesman.  

 

Due to import taxes imposed on the vehicle, only passenger vehicles were brought to North America. Cargo vans, on the…

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All-New Kia Cadenza Wins Large Sedan of the Year Award From the Hispanic Motor Press Association

ALL-NEW KIA CADENZA WINS LARGE SEDAN OF THE YEAR AWARD FROM THE HISPANIC MOTOR PRESS ASSOCIATION


 

Second Generation Cadenza Named One of the Best Vehicles for Latino Families

IRVINE, Calif., November 21, 2016 – With the all-new 2017 Cadenza now arriving in showrooms, the Hispanic Motor Press Awards® organization recently recognized Kia’s second-generation full-size premium car as the “Large Sedan of the Year.” In the comparative test, which assessed large cars from multiple manufacturers, judges…

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Oh Deer! What to Do if You Hit One

Oh Deer! What to Do if You Hit One 

 

Human activity has brought our offices, homes and the roads we use between them closer to the deer and its own home. The result? You see more and more deer wandering where they shouldn’t be in search of food and mates. This means you may sometimes find them in your backyard, in the street outside your house, or worse, in front of your car on…

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Don't Hit That Deer!

Don’t Hit That Deer! 

 

Deer are magnificent creatures known for their grace and elegance. They normally live in the forests, but urbanization has brought our cities and roads farther and farther out to where the deer live.  



 

This is why deer sometimes end up in the highway, neighborhoods, or other urban areas in their search for food and mates. Deer aren’t generally familiar with the roads and the dangers automobiles pose to them…

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The Ecoboost Engine and how it Works

The Ecoboost Engine and How it Works 



 

Not all engines are the same. Some were the technological marvels of their day, but can no longer keep up with today’s demands. Some were built on innovations that are no longer applicable or even safe today. Others are ideal for certain driving conditions or certain types of vehicles only. 

 

Despite that, engineers never run out of ideas to build better engines. They made them lighter, made…

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2017 KIA SOUL TURBO MAKES NORTH AMERICAN DEBUT AT LOS ANGELES AUTO SHOW

New Soul Exclaim Adds 1.6-liter Turbocharged GDI Engine with 40 More Horsepower, 45 More lb.-ft. of Torque and More to Love



  • More power makes Kia’s funky urban runabout more fun than ever
  • More power and improved fuel economy
  • Other love-inducing additions include specialized trim and upscale, sportier features

LOS ANGELES, November 15, 2016—It’s hard to make something great even better, but Kia did when it added a 201-horsepower turbocharged engine…

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Brace Yourself for Winter Driving

Brace Yourself for Winter Driving


  

 

Winter is one season many of us would rather avoid, especially those of us who have to drive heading to and from work. Unfortunately, winter is something you have to contend with, unless you can somehow magically move your job and your home to a more temperate part of the country during the months the cold sets in. 

 

Why is driving in winter different from driving in other seasons? Here…

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Don't Pass Up on FordPass

Don’t Pass Up on FordPass 



 

There are two things that people today can’t live without; the automobile and the smartphone. Why not find some way to connect the two? Turn the smartphone into a tool that can help using the automobile easier. Have the smartphone integrate with the infotainment features of the automobile. Make the smartphone somehow an extension of the car. 

 

Guess what? Ford did just that with their FordPass…

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