Archive for October, 2019

What’s Going on in Tampa Bay this Weekend?

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019
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Tampa Bay Events November 2 and November 3, 2019

Hard to believe, but it’s already November! For us in Tampa Bay, that doesn’t signal the arrival of freezing temperatures, snow/ice-covered roads and a lack of outdoor activities that it may in the northern latitude or high altitude regions. (more…)

What’s New on the 2020 Kia Sedona?

Friday, October 25th, 2019
2020 kia sedona in front of a sunset

2020 Kia Sedona Vs. 2019 Kia Sedona

Although Kia models like the 2020 Kia Telluride and Kia Sorento have eaten up a lot of the notoriety on the Kia lineup, the Sedona is somewhat of a quiet rock, representing a dependable option for families and individuals who need a ton of passenger and cargo space. They compromise nothing in the way of stretchin’ room inside, unlike SUVs which are forced to give a little bit of space for some extra capability. (more…)

What’s Going on in Tampa Bay this Weekend?

Thursday, October 24th, 2019
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Tampa Bay Events October 26 and October 27, 2019

It’s Halloweekend in Tampa Bay and for a region that knows how to party and squeeze the most out of every holiday like ours, it’s a great one to be open and ready to some exciting possibilities. This weekend perfectly exemplifies everything we love about Tampa Bay, including its proclivity for fun and holiday enjoyment. (more…)

What Should Kia Call the Potentially Forthcoming Kia Truck?

Thursday, October 24th, 2019
Kia Telluride truck image mockup

Kia Truck Name Speculation 2019

It’s no secret that we, at Friendly Kia, love to speculate about what Kia could have up their sleeves. (more…)

Take Bigger Adventures in the 2020 Kia Telluride

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019
2020 kia telluride hauling a trailer on a desert road

2020 Kia Telluride Towing Capacity

When it’s time to get out and see the world, it’s frequent that the best places to go require more than simply a rear hatch full of cargo. After all, you may be able to get a lot of backpacks, suitcases, adventuring gear and coolers into the back of a vehicle like the 2020 Kia Telluride, but good luck with the dirt bike or family camper. (more…)

Will the Next Kia Sorento Have a Hybrid Option?

Monday, October 21st, 2019
pair of 2020 kia sorento SUVs in front of a nice big pool

Next-Generation Kia Sorento Powertrain Options

When hybrid technology debuted 15 or so years ago, jokes about the underpowered vehicles were a-plenty. You have to remember, the debut of this technology (which prioritized fuel efficiency over speed and power) was prior to the economic crash of 2007 that shifted legions of drivers out of their big, fuel-hungry SUVs and into the smaller and more fuel-efficient compact and midsize sedans. (more…)

What Features do you Want to See on the Next Kia Stinger?

Friday, October 18th, 2019
closeup of red 2019 kia stinger gt

Next-Generation Kia Stinger Speculation and Wishlist

As a bold and uncompromising delivery system for luxury vehicle features and exhilarating sports-car performance, the Kia Stinger is already becoming an icon for more than simply its style. The Stinger, after all, reveals Kia’s commitment to tearing down the walls that have traditionally surrounded concepts like luxury, performance and design, offering them to the masses. (more…)

What’s Going on in Tampa Bay this Weekend?

Thursday, October 17th, 2019
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Tampa Bay Events October 19 and October 20, 2019

It’s the weekend prior to the Halloween weekend and we’ve got some really fun things to do here in Tampa Bay. Don’t we always? (more…)

Get Out and Enjoy Halloween with Trick or Treating in New Port Richey

Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
woman handing out trick-or-treat candy

2019 New Port Richey Trick-or-Treat Dates and Hours

Trick-or-treating is a holiday rite of passage for children. Everybody, after all, remembers the age you suddenly were aware you were too old to put on a costume and go ask strangers for candy. Speaking of that, nothing about trick-or-treating makes sense on paper. (more…)

Which Classic Horror Movie is Each Kia Model Seeing?

Tuesday, October 15th, 2019
scary kia sportage at the movies

2019 and 2020 Kia Models as Horror Classics

It’s that spooky season again, as we all get ready for the ghosts, ghouls and goblins to appear on Halloween night, enchanting the late October celebration with a sense of unexpectedness and dread with which our modern civilization has made us otherwise unfamiliar. (more…)