Archive for January, 2019
Tampa Bay Events February 2 and February 3 2019
As we leave January behind us and move into the February months, we’re reminded just how wonderful it is living in Tampa Bay. After all, the Great Lakes region of the country had wind chills around 60 degrees below zero just this week. (more…)
2019 Kia SUV Towing Comparison
If you’re somebody who likes to get the most out of the trips you take, you know that towing lets you bring along the things which make great vacations and excursions even better. By being able to hitch up a trailer, you’re getting the most out of the power your vehicle. It’s more than just jet skis and campers, however. A solid tow-rating also allows you to take your vehicle on the road as a cargo- and gear-transporting road warrior. (more…)
2019 Kia Engine Lineup Specs
When it comes to offering value, nobody does it better than Kia. Not only does Kia have some of the most affordable models in their respective classes, but they have achieved legendary status at providing value by offering more features, style and performance in each of their classes than most of their rivals. (more…)
Tampa Bay Events January 26 and January 27 2019
The marvelous Friendly Kia Time-Travel Machine is clearly broken, and we are speeding through 2019 at 1.5x-speed. If anybody knows how to stop it, we’re all ears. It’s hard to believe that we’re already nearly an entire month through the new year, but here we are. (more…)
2020 Kia Telluride Photo Gallery from NAIAS 2019
In the first episode of the NBC show Scrubs, the main character, J.D. (played by Zach Braff) is asked by a patient what being a “young, hot-shot doctor” is like. J.D. responds that “it’s like…Did you ever go see a movie that everyone told you was great and then because of all those expectations, you ended up being totally disappointed?” (more…)
Kia Telluride at Detroit Auto Show 2019
Auto shows are like Christmas for us. Whether a manufacturer is releasing brand-new models, all-new variants of existing models or just letting us sit in their vehicles and think about how our lives have led us here, they’re fun for anybody who cares even a little about cars. (more…)
Kia Design Vs. the Competition
Late singer/songwriter Leonard Cohen once told the tale of time spent with another singer who he described as outraged by the emphasis on physical beauty in the music world.
Then clenching your fists for the ones like us,
who are oppressed by the figures of beauty.
You fixed yourself and said “well, nevermind.
We are ugly, but we have the music.” (more…)
Is Kia Getting a Pickup Truck in 2019?
When the Hyundai Santa Cruz was announced, the industry stopped and paid attention. After all, the pickup truck market is one that is known especially for shopper loyalty and a new entry is challenging and difficult to nail. Plus, they’re expensive vehicles to manufacture to scale. For Hyundai, this would mean entering a brand-new market, challenging icons like the Chevy Colorado, Toyota Tacoma, Nissan Frontier and Honda Ridgeline. (more…)
2019 Kia Sorento Gas Tank Size and Fuel Efficiency
One of the hardest parts about developing a vehicle that can transport an entire family is balancing the physics. For instance, a bigger vehicle allows you and your family more space inside, has more room for safety features like airbags and crumple zones and has more weight when driving on wet or slippery roads. On the other hand, bigger vehicles also require more fuel to carry their added weight and drive components. (more…)
Tampa Bay Events January 19 and January 20 2019
As January hits its mid-month stride, we’ve got plenty of fun and exciting things going on in Tampa Bay every day. The weekend, especially, allows us to enjoy the time many of us have off work. The stuff going on, then, is definitely worth checking out. (more…)