Category Archives: New Kia Models

Blue 2022 Kia Carnival

2022 Kia Carnival: Minivan or Something Else?

Why is the Kia Carnival Called a Multi-Purpose Vehicle? 

Kia has finally shared the 2022 Kia Carnival with the world and instead of calling it a minivan like its Sedona predecessor, it’s calling the Carnival a multi-purpose vehicle. The van-like, SUV-inspired vehicle is easy on the eyes and offers a perfect combination of space, style, and agility on the road – but why isn’t Kia calling the minivan-esque vehicle a minivan? It is because the 2022 Kia Carnival is so much more than your traditional minivan family hauler.  

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Black 2021 Kia Cadenza Korean model

Is This the Last Kia Cadenza?

2021 Kia Cadenza Walk-Around Review and Amenities 

Will the 2021 model year mark the last year of the Kia Cadenza? Is Kia discontinuing the Cadenza? These questions have been swirling all over the internet lately. We recently saw a new face for the Cadenza in the 2020 model, and now rumor has it that the 2021 model may be the last – sort of. The 2021 Kia Cadenza is expected to be the last model with the Cadenza name before the introduction of a new Kia model – the K8. 

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Blue 2022 Kia Carnival

Kia Sedona Makes Way for Kia Carnival Lineup

Is Kia Discontinuing the Kia Sedona? 

It seems that more and more vehicles these days are dropping off of brand lineups and model ranges are growing smaller. That’s not the case for the Kia brand. While Kia has removed some vehicles – such as the long-standing Kia Optima – it has replaced the outgoing models with all-new offerings.  

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Red 2021 Kia Sportage driving

When Is the Kia Sportage/NQ5 Coming to the U.S.?

Fifth-Generation 2022 Kia Sportage NQ5 Predictions and Release Date 

The Kia Sportage received its last total redesign back in 2017 and now it’s just about time for a new generation of Sportage design. The 2022 Kia Sportage, also code-named the Kia NQ5 while in production, is predicted to be released in South Korea in April 2021 and come to the U.S. in the second half of 2021, however, an official release date has not been confirmed. A few spy shots of the fifth-generation Kia Sportage have been circulating online and our team and Friendly Kia can’t help but get excited about what’s to come for this Sportage model.  

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Side view of Aruba Green 2021 Kia Sorento X-Line

2021 Kia Sorento X-Line Offers Off-Road Power and Performance

2021 Kia Sorento X-Line Features and Specs 

The first-ever X-Line appearance package is available on the all-new 2021 Kia Sorento. The Sorento SUV’s lineup includes the LX, S, EX, SX, and SX-Prestige trim levels, and the X-Line package is offered on the elite SX-Prestige trim. The 2021 Kia Sorento with the X-Line package offers incredible off-road power and can easily tackle any harsh conditions.  

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Three 2021 Kia Sorento vehicles in front of water

What’s New for the 2021 Kia Sorento?

2021 Kia Sorento Design Updates and Engine Specs 

Nearly 1.5 million Kia Sorento models have been sold since the vehicle first joined the automotive scene and now for 2021 Kia is bringing an all-new Sorento model. The Kia Sorento has been designed around a boxy and rugged sculpture, changing the path that many rounded SUVs have followed. The new 2021 Sorento wears an even sharper tiger face front grille, accented by an aggressive mesh insert. The creased exterior design is sculpted into precise perfection, mimicking some of the design details found in its sibling Telluride.  

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Blue Korean 2021 Kia Stinger

Kia Unveils Refreshed Stinger Model and Hints at Updated Engine Lineup

2021 Kia Stinger Confirmed Updates and Speculations 

The refreshed Kia Stinger has shown its face to the world, giving onlookers an idea of what is to come for the 2021 model. Kia has confirmed some of the updates to the Stinger but there is still a bit of wiggle room in terms of speculations and predictions. Likely set to arrive in the U.S. early next year, there’s no better time than now to start getting excited about the arrival of the Kia brand’s fastback sports sedan.  

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Grey 2021 Kia Sorento and red 2020 Kia Sorento

What’s New on the 2021 Kia Sorento?

2021 Kia Sorento vs 2020 Kia Sorento 

The fully redesigned 2021 Kia Sorento is setting the bar for crossovers and SUVs across the market. The automotive world has been buzzing with excitement ever since we first got a glimpse of the 2021 Sorento and now with even more details revealed, the excitement is far from over. The Kia Sorento was set to make its world debut at this year’s Geneva Motor Show, but with its cancellation, many enthusiasts are left wondering what is to come for the 2021 Sorento.  

This guide is going to dive into everything we know so far about the Sorento to give you an idea of what’s new for this Kia model as well as how it compares to last year’s 2020 model.  

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