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When Can I Get a Kia EV6 in Florida?

2022 Kia EV6 Tampa Bay Release Date and Availability 

The wait is over and the official details are in – the 2022 Kia EV6 is coming soon(ish) to Friendly Kia. Kia has given enthusiasts the inside scoop on the upcoming 2022 Kia EV6, the brand’s first crossover to run on its all-electric platform. With so much buzz surrounding the all-new model, many are asking about when they can get behind the wheel of a Kia EV6 in Florida. 

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Kia Telluride truck mockup

What’s Going on With the Kia Pickup Truck?

Kia Truck Updates U.S. Release Date and Availability 

Kia has been a great model for the automotive market as it continues to tailor its lineup of vehicles to meet the needs of its consumers. Nearly every mark has been hit on by Kia, from its small but mighty cars to its midsize sedans to powerhouse SUVs and new multi-purpose vehicles. One area, though, that the U.S. market has been waiting for is the Kia pickup truck.  

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Blue European 2021 Kia Rio model

What Will the 2021 Kia Rio Bring to Tampa Bay?

2021 Kia Rio Speculation and Predictions 

The rumor mill is spinning as it always does and there is currently talk of a mid-cycle refresh for the Kia Rio. The fourth-generation Rio has been a fan-favorite at Friendly Kia in New Port Richey, FL and now with a 2021 model in the works we suspect this variation will be just as popular. But what exactly will the 2021 Kia Rio bring to Tampa Bay? We are breaking down the Friendly Kia 2021 Kia Rio speculations and predictions below.  

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blue 2021 Kia Optima K5

U.S. Kia Market Drops the Optima Name in Favor of All-New 2021 Kia K5

2021 Kia Optima Becomes Kia K5 

Since 2000 the Kia Optima has been a part of the Kia brand’s lineup. Now for 2021, the U.S. Kia market is dropping the Optima name and the 2021 Kia Optima is becoming the Kia K5. The K5 name has been around for a bit in the Korean market but this will be the first time the U.S. variant will wear the alphanumeric name. However, a new name isn’t the only thing the 2021 Kia K5 is bringing to the market. Let’s take a dive into the all-new 2021 Kia K5 below. 

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Red 2020 Kia Stinger with white "2021 Kia Stinger Design Predictions and Performance Speculation" text

Will the 2021 Kia Stinger Get a Facelift?

2021 Kia Stinger Design Predictions and Performance Speculation 

The Kia Stinger first entered the scene not too long ago, joining the Kia lineup back in 2018. Even with just a short amount of time on the market, this Kia sports car is getting a refresh for the 2021 model year. The 2021 Stinger hasn’t made its full debut to the public yet, but it has been spied at the Nürburgring and it has us making predictions and speculations on what kind of design and performance upgrades it is set to bring.  

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What Kind of Updates Will the 2021 Kia Sedona Bring?

2021 Kia Sedona Speculation and Predictions 

The Kia Sedona has long been a favorite among parents and families. With its family-first philosophy and spacious cabin and cargo area, the Sedona simply just makes sense for large families. This Kia minivan has seen an array of changes over the years since it first debuted for the 2002 model year. The Sedona first started as an affordable alternative to pricier family-haulers and has since developed into a stylish and tech-forward people-mover.  

But what’s next for the Kia Sedona and what kind of updates will the next model bring? Here’s our 2021 Kia Sedona speculation and predictions.  

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Kia Imagine Concept

Will Kia Make the Imagine Concept?

Kia Imagine EV Production and Release Date 

What first was unveiled nearly a year ago at the 2019 Geneva Auto Show will soon spawn into a living being. Well, as much of a living being as a vehicle can become. The Kia Imagine EV concept vehicle, which at one point in time was expected to stay in the concept phase, is soon going to become the brand’s high-performance flagship model. 

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