Archive for the ‘Pop Culture’ Category

2021 Kia K5 Impressed Primetime Viewers with Second Awe-Inspiring Stunt

Monday, September 21st, 2020
Blue and grey 2021 Kia K5 models

2021 Kia K5 Stunt Performance Video and Specs 

During this year’s 72nd Emmys telecast the 2021 Kia K5 took center stage for a second time. This time around the K5 not only took on another awe-inspiring stunt, but it was also showcased prominently throughout the night’s events.  


What Are the Best Movies from the 90s?

Tuesday, April 28th, 2020
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Top 15 Movies from the 90s 

So far, we’ve covered the top 15 movies from the 70s and the 80s, and this week we’ve decided to jump forward in time to the 90s. Comedies and dramas were hitting the big screen left and right in the 90s, so we thought we’d put together a list of the top 15 movies from the decade. Don’t forget to check out the Friendly Kia online inventory during your popcorn breaks to search for a brand-new Kia! 


What Are the Best Movies From the 70s?

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020
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Top 15 Movies from the 70s 

Last week we covered the top 15 movies from the 80s and this week we’re turning back the calendars to the 1970s. The 70s were a time when horror movies and dramas were all the rage, scaring viewers left and right. So, pop in one of these classic 70s films, grab some popcorn, and get ready to be spooked. If you find you need a bit of a distraction from all the scares, head over to our online inventory and do some shopping while you’re watching! 


How Can My Family Stay Busy This Weekend?

Friday, April 17th, 2020
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Top 10 Board Games for the Family 

As the weekend approaches many parents are wondering how they will keep their family busy after a week at home. While normally weekends are a time of excitement for many after a long week of commuting to work or school, with social distancing in place many of us are spending every day at home. So how can we mix it up and bring excitement to the weekend? 


What Are the Best Movies From the 80s?

Wednesday, April 15th, 2020
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Top 15 Movies from the 80s 

Now more than ever people are turning to old movies and classic TV shows as a source of entertainment and a way to pass the time. What better way is there to get through this period of social distancing than by popping on a classic film from the 80s? Well, we think the only better thing to do than that is to pop in a movie while shopping our online inventory for a brand-new Kia, but that’s just us. 


How Can I Stay Busy This Weekend?

Friday, April 10th, 2020
Animated-looking race car on track

Top 10 Racing Books Based on True Stories 

As the days of social distancing continue to stretch on, many individuals are looking for ways to get away while staying in one place. One of the best ways to take your mind somewhere else is by diving into a book and what better book to lose yourself in than in a thrilling racing book. Some of the best stories have come from those behind the wheel and this list of the top 10 racing books based on true stories is sure to give you inspiration on how to stay busy this weekend.  

Find the perfect book to get lost in below.  


What Car Shows Can I Binge Watch This Week?

Wednesday, March 18th, 2020
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Top Auto Shows and Movies Available to Stream Online 

As more and more people are encouraged to maintain a safe amount of social distancing, many individuals are turning to streaming services to help stay entertained while staying indoors. Luckily for auto-enthusiasts, a full range of auto shows and movies are available to stream online through services like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime. Looking for something to binge-watch this week? Keep reading to see some of the top auto shows and movies you can start streaming at home right now.  


Which Kia Model is Which Holiday Classic?

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
Packages tied together for the holidays

2020 Kia Models as Holiday Favorites

If you frequent the Friendly Kia Blog, you know we’re big fans of comparing Kia models to outlandish pop culture elements like the scariest horror films, superheroes and the best music that came out in the last year.


Which Classic Horror Movie is Each Kia Model Seeing?

Tuesday, October 15th, 2019
scary kia sportage at the movies

2019 and 2020 Kia Models as Horror Classics

It’s that spooky season again, as we all get ready for the ghosts, ghouls and goblins to appear on Halloween night, enchanting the late October celebration with a sense of unexpectedness and dread with which our modern civilization has made us otherwise unfamiliar. (more…)

Go Back to Your Summer Place with Some of 2019’s Best Summer Jams

Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
2019 kia stinger in orange with sunglasses on

Best Songs of Summer 2019: Mixtape

Although summer doesn’t mean the same relief from harsh cold and precipitation in Florida that it does in the northern states, it’s still a time when kids are out of school and everybody’s just a bit more lax about their otherwise stringent schedules. (more…)