Archive for the ‘New Kia Models’ Category

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

Wednesday, October 21st, 2020
Red 2021 Kia Sportage driving

Fifth-Generation 2022 Kia Sportage NQ5 Predictions and Release Date 

The Kia Sportage received its last redesign back in XXX 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.  


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

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020
Side view of Aruba Green 2021 Kia Sorento X-Line

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.  


What’s New for the 2021 Kia Sorento?

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020
Three 2021 Kia Sorento vehicles in front of water

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.  


Kia Unveils Refreshed Stinger Model and Hints at Updated Engine Lineup

Thursday, August 13th, 2020
Blue Korean 2021 Kia Stinger

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.  


What’s New on the 2021 Kia Sorento?

Friday, March 6th, 2020
Grey 2021 Kia Sorento and red 2020 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.  


When Will the 2021 Kia Seltos be Released?

Monday, February 3rd, 2020
Yellow 2021 Kia Seltos at sunset

2021 Kia Seltos Release Date 

Since word first released about the upcoming 2021 Kia Seltos the buzz and chatter about this new Kia SUV hasn’t stopped – and for good reason. Sliding in swimmingly between the funky and adored Kia Soul and the roomy Kia Sportage, the Seltos has already found its place in the Kia lineup.   (more…)

Check Out Kia’s Refreshed Sportage

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019
2020 Kia Sportage kicking up dust on a road

What’s New on the 2020 Kia Sportage?

As a company with its eyes on the future, Kia have become leaders in the fields of design, engineering and packaged automotive value. Once vehicles you rented and then forgot on a trip, modern Kias are stunning head-turners that lead their respective segments in terms of thoughtful and well-executed design and development. They’re not just beautifully-designed vehicles, however. They’re also infused with something rare – personality. (more…)

Kia’s Active Safety Features Keep Four Wheels on the Road

Tuesday, November 20th, 2018
low beam assist in 2019 kia sorento

What is Kia DRIVEWiSE Technology?

When it comes to embracing future technologies, many of us are rightfully skeptical. For every iPod, text messaging and Wi-Fi, after all, there’s a zip drive, Betamax tape and 3D television. Beyond simply the money it takes to be an early adopter and jump on most new technology before it hits the mainstream, this kind of avid experimentation is time-consuming and can leave one feeling jaded by the sheer number of products and tech which disappear seemingly overnight. (more…)

How Far Can I Go with the New Kia Forte?

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018
2019 kia forte exterior

2019 Kia Forte Gas Mileage and Fuel Range

Despite the number of flashy showpiece supercars you see in the living rooms and luxury garages of the ultra-rich, cars were made to be driven. Getting behind the wheel of an economy subcompact is getting more out of your car than the zillionaire who keeps his mega-rare 1980 Ferraroghinati Quadristellalama as a centerpiece in his stark-white mansion living room does. (more…)

Notes from the Rebellion: The 2019 Kia Rio Humbles the Mightiest

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018
notes from the rebellion header with kia rio 2019 model

2019 Kia Rio Vs. 2018 Kia Rio

In the ongoing rebellion against BIG3 (The Coalition of T*y*ta, H*nd* and N*ssan hellbent on stealing joy from driving), it’s easy to get discouraged. Having an experience that brings you back to the roots of the fight is a crucial ingredient for prolonged success. For Kia, this means finding a vehicle that’s emblematic of Kia’s desire to bring affordable quality, safe engineering and attractive design to the market. (more…)