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2017 Kia Niro HUV eco-friendly 50 mpg Friendly Kia Tampa FL

Get Excited: Kia Niro HUV Already Hot Item in Korea

2017 Kia Niro Hybrid Utility Vehicle U.S. Release Date

It’s time to make like the Pointer Sisters and get excited, as the 2017 Kia Niro is coming to the U.S. in a few months.  What’s the buzz all about?  The hybrid utility vehicle (HUV) is expected to have the best fuel economy of all compact crossover hybrids at over 50 mpg, and it will also give you solid power, plenty of room and will reduce emissions.  What’s not to love?

In the meantime, the Niro is already available in Korea, and news is that the next-level HUV is already a hot seller.  Read on to see more about what to expect when the 2017 Kia Niro hybrid utility vehicle has a U.S. release date. Read the rest of this entry >>

Kia Optima Sportswagon north american debut Sportspace concept Friendly Kia Tampa FL

When Will We See the Optima Sportswagon in the U.S.?

Kia Optima Sportswagon North American Release Date

In the states, we have large auto shows like the Chicago Auto Show, the Los Angeles Auto Show and the Tampa Bay International Auto Show.  Go to any one of these events, and you’re sure to find plenty of automobile debuts and chances to sit down or test drive your favorites.  In Europe, they have shows like the Geneva International Motor Show, which took place March 3-13, 2016, where models you sometimes don’t – or won’t – see in the U.S. come out and play.  Case in point is the Kia Optima Sportswagon – we’re going to consider the likelihood of it seeing a North American release date.  And you won’t have to travel to Switzerland to hear what we have to say.     Read the rest of this entry >>

2017 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid Chicago Auto Show Global Debut emission-free long battery life Friendly Kia New Port Richey Clearwater St. Petersburg Tampa Spring Hill Trinity FL

Get Charged Up for the 2017 Kia Optima Plug-In

2017 Kia Optima Hybrid Plug-In Auto Show Debut and Features

We’ve already gotten you up to speed on the 2017 Kia Optima Hybrid and the 2017 Kia Niro hybrid utility vehicle.  But now we’ll finish the picture for Kia’s aggressive, smart move toward a more fuel-efficient, environmentally-conscious line in the coming years with news and images from the global debut of the 2017 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid.

Read on to see exclusive images we’ve taken from the Chicago Auto Show and learn about features of this spacious, feature-filled, eco-friendly sedan.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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What is the 2017 Kia Optima Hybrid’s Release Date and Specs?

2017 Kia Optima Hybrid UVO3 and Eco-DAS

Today we witnessed the unveiling of a couple vehicles that are just the beginning of an aggressive push toward more environmentally-friendly vehicles in the Kia line.

The 2017 Kia Optima Hybrid and the 2017 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid were unveiled at the Chicago Auto Show, but when is their release date?  Read on for some clarity, and vehicle specs. Read the rest of this entry >>

2017 Kia Niro 2016 Chicago Auto Show Debut 50 MPG unique styling AHSS UVO3 infotainment Friendly Kia of New Port Richey Tampa Spring Hill Clearwater St. Petersburg FL

2017 Kia Niro Has Non-Traditional Design for a Hybrid, Gets 50 MPG

2017 Kia Niro Hybrid Availability Specs and Features    

That sighing sound you just heard is probably an involuntary response you had to the photo of this new wonder car.  Or perhaps it’s the shrieks of joy from someone you know who also set their eyes on the 2017 Kia Niro for the first time.

The 2017 Niro, a Hybrid Utility Vehicle (HUV), had an official reveal at the Chicago Auto Show on Feb. 11, and it’s release is forthcoming.  We’re just as excited as you are about this, as the Niro is going to do things that no other hybrid has ever done before.  And it’s a Kia, so you just know it’s going to be fun and stylish.  Read on for details on the 2017 Kia Niro’s availability on the lot and its specs and features.   Read the rest of this entry >>

Kia Telluride concept SUV Swipe Command 3D Light Emitting Rejuvenation LER Detroit Auto Show New Port Richey Tampa Spring Hill FL

Kia Telluride Tells You How You’re Feeling

Kia Telluride SUV Concept Release Date and Features

We’re not driving to work in flying cars just yet, but we’re getting there faster than you think.  One amazing concept vehicle, the Kia Telluride SUV (which debuted this month at Detroit’s North American International Auto Show), won’t make you George Jetson as of yet, but it can tell if you’re having a bad day.

When will this awesome concept vehicle see a release date, and what other features does it have?  We’ll find out together.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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When Will the Kia Niro Crossover Be Available?

Kia Niro HUV Chicago Auto Show World Premiere

There’s been a surge in demand for both crossover vehicles and hybrid vehicles, so it’s a natural fit that we’ll soon have a Kia vehicle on the lot that combines both of these qualities.  The Kia Niro will have a compact crossover body, which will give it nice handling and superior fuel economy, but it will also have a hybrid engine that will make it environmentally-friendly.

On your marks, get set, and go to the Chicago Auto Show if you want to witness firsthand the world premiere of the Kia Niro; otherwise, you can get the next best thing by staying with us and studying up on this exciting new concept.  Read the rest of this entry >>

Kia Telluride concept SUV LER system Swipe Command Detroit North American International Auto Show

Kia Telluride Rides into Detroit Show with Bold Design and Light-Emitted Rejuvenation System

Kia Telluride Swipe Command and LER System

The Kia Sorento is so hot sales-wise right now it almost combusts on dealership lots, but thankfully, it doesn’t catch fire in a literal sense.  Yet considering how the sales and popularity of the mid-size Kia crossover have been climbing, we have a new large SUV that just made its world debut.  Let’s marvel together at the Kia Telluride concept vehicle, and cool features the prototype has, like Swipe Command and its LER systemRead the rest of this entry >>

2016 Kia Niro hybrid release and specs electric motor and gas engine New Port Richey Tampa Clearwater Spring Hill Trinity FL

Kia’s New Model News a Hybrid of Good and Great

Kia Niro Hybrid SUV Release Date and Features

Do you remember the concept car known as the Kia Niro?  It made an appearance at the 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show with a cool futuristic exterior and butterfly doors that opened skyward, kind of like the famous silver DeLorean in “Back to the Future.”

We’ll forgive you if you don’t know the details of the concept car, except that it’s very relevant right now as the Niro is rapidly moving from concept to a finished product, and will be on dealership lots in late 2016.  Cooler yet is the Niro will be a gas / electric engine hybrid vehicle with all of the good features that come with that status.  Like what, you ask?  Read on, and we’ll tell you how you will save money and help the environment with the Kia Niro Hybrid vehicle once it gets a U.S. release date.    Read the rest of this entry >>

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Which of These Cars Would You Like to Drive?

Kia Future Concept Vehicles SEMA Show

Picture it: A genius leans over a table, plugs some cords into the wall, and flips a switch.  Notes are taken, observations made, as the thing that is attached to all of this power flickers into existence.

If you thought we were talking about the birth of a car you wouldn’t be alone, but we were thinking more along the lines of Frankenstein’s monster.  We’re not saying that cars start scaring people once you turn the key, but that it takes a great deal of know-how and effort to make a great vehicle.  And in the spirt of discovery and cool new cars, we’d like to take a look at a lineup of Kia future concept vehicles set to appear at the SEMA auto show in Las Vegas.  The annual event kicks off November 3.  Read the rest of this entry >>