First-Ever U.S. Kia K5 Brings Firsts for Kia Technology

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia K5, Technology on Thursday, July 9th, 2020 at 6:40 pm
Blue 2021 Kia K5 driving

2021 Kia K5 Entertainment and Safety Technology 

The rumors are true – the 2021 Kia K5 is bringing in more than just a new name, new platform, new transmission, and new design elements. The K5 is also bringing a swell of exciting firsts for the Kia brand in terms of entertainment and safety technology.  

The 2021 K5 is cutting the cord with wires, quite literally, and is instead equipped with wireless connectivity and charging features. In this guide we are going to cover all there is to know about the 2021 Kia K5 entertainment and safety technology, so keep reading to see what other new features this K5 is bringing to the lineup.  

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Technology Highlights K5 Feature Lineup 

Infotainment screen in 2021 Kia K5

Next-level technology is found throughout the 2021 Kia K5. The addition of wireless features is not only convenient for drivers but helps keep this sedan’s cabin free of clutter. The 2021 K5 is equipped with an 8- or 10.25-inch high-resolution color touchscreen depending on which trim shoppers choose. These infotainment screens offer split-screen functionality for easy multitasking behind the wheel. Models equipped with the larger screen option receive a server-based available navigation system, multi-connection Bluetooth® wireless connectivity for up to two devices, and UVO telematics with connected user profiles. The UVO profiles allow drivers to save their preferred seat and mirror settings as well as favorite radio stations so their K5 can be just how they like it when they get behind the wheel.  

A Bose® Premium sound system is available with 12 high-performance speakers that help to create a rich audio experience within the cabin of the K5. Wireless Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ allow drivers to seamlessly connect their smartphones to the K5 right when they get inside the vehicle without ever having to take their phone out of their pocket, purse, or bag.  

K5 Brings Kia Drive Wise 

The Kia Drive Wise safety suite comes equipped in the 2021 K5, bringing a variety of key safety and driver-assistance systems. Below are just some of the many safety features that can be found in the 2021 Kia K5 model lineup.

Infotainment screen in 2021 Kia K5
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Avoidance Assist 
  • Parking Distance Warning-Reverse 
  • Parking Collision Avoidance Assist 
  • Navigation-based Smart Cruise Control-Curve 
  • Highway Driving Assist 
  • Safe Exit Assist 
  • Blind Spot Collision Avoidance Assist 

  • Rear Occupant Alert 
  • Forward Collision Warning 
  • Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist – Pedestrian 
  • Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist – Cyclist 
  • Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist – Junction Turning 
  • Driver Attention Warning 
  • Lane Following Assist 

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Pre-Order a 2021 Kia K5 in Tampa Bay 

The 2021 Kia K5 is bringing an exciting array of entertainment and safety technology to drivers all over Tampa Bay. Friendly Kia is currently accepting pre-orders for the 2021 Kia K5 on our reservation page. Contact a member of our team with any questions about the reservation process or the upcoming Kia K5. 

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