Category Archives: Kia K5

2022 Kia K5 on city street

How Fast Is the 2022 Kia K5?

2022 Kia K5 0 to 60 MPH Acceleration

The first models from the 2022 Kia K5 lineup have begun to arrive at Friendly Kia, and performance-minded buyers are becoming increasingly drawn in by the car’s sharp looks and riveting performance. Here we take a closer look at how fast the 2022 Kia K5 can go, including a look at the car’s 0-60 mph acceleration.

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Kia Georgia Plant with American-made Kia Telluride, Kia Sorento, Kia K5

Are Any of the Kia Vehicles at Friendly Kia American-Made?

What Kia Models Are Made in the USA? 

Nowadays many discerning shoppers are looking to make more of their purchases American-made. That’s no secret. But what you may not know is that some of your favorite Kia models are made right here on American soil. See who makes the list when we reveal which of the Kia vehicles available at Friendly Kia this year are made in the US of A. 

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2021 Kia Niro on highway

Top Fuel-Efficient Cars and SUVs at Friendly Kia for Summer 2021

New Kia Models that Get 30 mpg in Tampa Bay

Are you shopping for a fuel-efficient new car or crossover near Tampa Bay? The modern Kia lineup is full of options that earn EPA-estimated scores of up to 30 mpg or higher. Here are some of those entries that you might find here on the Friendly Kia lot throughout the summer of 2021.

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Green 2022 Kia Stinger and silver 2021 Kia K5

Find Your Next Performance-Ready Kia Sedan at Friendly Kia near St. Petersburg, FL

2022 Kia Stinger vs 2021 Kia K5 

The 2021 Kia K5 took Tampa Bay by storm when it arrived here on the Friendly Kia lot and the recent addition of the updated 2022 Kia Stinger is giving the K5 a run for its money. These two sedans are two of the most powerful options in the Kia lineup and are often a topic of debate among shoppers deciding which model is the right fit for them. Both of these performance-ready Kia sedans are available now at Friendly Kia in New Port Richey, FL, and the question comes down to which model is right for you – the 2022 Kia Stinger or 2021 Kia K5? 

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Yellow 2021 Kia Seltos driving through mud

Find AWD-Equipped Kia Models at Friendly Kia in New Port Richey FL

All-Wheel Drive Kia SUVs and Sedans Near Clearwater and St. Petersburg 

If you’re looking for your next Kia around New Port Richey, FL, one thing on your list might be all-wheel drive. AWD-equipped Kia models offer an improved performance on the road with added traction control and capability. Kia AWD models bring better handling to the streets of Clearwater and St. Petersburg, offering a boost of confidence for drivers behind the wheel.  

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Rear view of blue 2021 Kia K5

Kia Sorento and K5 Rank in Top 10 Among 2021 World Car of the Year Rankings

Award-Winning 2021 Kia K5 and Kia Sorento in Tampa Bay 

The 2021 Kia K5 and Sorento have found their way to the Top 10 for this year’s World Car of the Year Awards. The top-10 selection for the two models follows last year’s win for the 2021 Kia Telluride as the World Car of the Year and the World Urban Car win for the Kia Soul EV.  

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Green 2021 Kia Sorento X-Line

Five Kia Models Named 2021 Editors’ Choice Award Winners by Car and Driver

Which Kia Vehicles Won Car and Driver Awards?  

Car and Driver has released its 2021 Editors’ Choice Award list of vehicles that represent 2021’s standard of excellence. The organization chose winners from over 400 tested models and five Kia vehicles took home the top spot in their segments.  

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Silver 2022 Kia K8 driving

Sedans are Here to Stay – Even as Crossover Demand Rises

Are Sedans on Their Way Out? 

These days it seems like more and more automakers are straying away from the sedan market as the demand for crossovers and SUVs continues to rise. Many drivers are turning towards larger vehicles for their daily travels, opting for mid-size SUVs and small crossovers in place of the once-booming sedan market. This isn’t the case for Kia. 

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Blue 2021 Kia K5

Kia K5 and Sorento Deemed “Best New Cars for 2021” By Autotrader

What is the Best New Kia to Get? 

Two of the Kia brand’s newest models have quickly skyrocketed to success at the top of the brand’s lineup. The popularity of the Kia K5 and all-new Kia Sorento continues to rise and now Autotrader has awarded both of these vehicles with a spot in its “Best New Cars for 2021” ranking. These awards are just two of the latest titles earned by the world-class Kia vehicle lineup.  

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