Category Archives: Technology

Blue 2022 Kia Carnival on street

Driver Attention Warning Keeps Carnival Drivers Focused on the Road

What Kia Drive Wise Safety Technology Does the 2022 Kia Carnival Have? 

The Kia brand continues to hit home runs with its lineup of safety and driver assistance features in its range of vehicles. Not only does the brand offer in-demand safety technology, but the technology has received praise and recognition by top automotive groups, including the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.  

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Blue 2022 Kia Carnival

2022 Kia Carnival Makes Connections with Multi-Connection Technology

2022 Kia Carnival Intelligent Infotainment Technology 

Kia has redesigned what it means to be a family vehicle. The all-new 2022 Kia Carnival Multi-Purpose Vehicle has taken the spot of the outgoing Sedona minivan, offering the shoppers of Tampa Bay a refreshing new take on the family mover. The Carnival offers bold versatility and an array of attractive color options, along with an elevated lineup of entertainment and convenience features. 

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Interior view of 2021 Kia Sorento

Set Up Your Kia Sorento For Optimal Driving Comfort

How to Set Up and Customize Your 2021 Kia Sorento 

If you’ve just driven home after purchasing a new 2021 Kia Sorento there are a few steps you will want to take to set your Sorento up for optimal driving comfort. The 2021 Sorento offers a variety of customizable settings that will help you personalize your daily driving experience. From seating position to steering wheel height to the head-up display, you can completely customize your vehicle’s settings and options. In the video below you will learn how to set up and customize your 2021 Kia Sorento in just a few minutes. Check it out and see how you can personalize your driving experience in the new 2021 Kia Sorento today.  

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UVO navigation screen

What Does the Kia UVO System Do?

2021 Kia Sorento UVO Features 

The UVO system is just one of the many high-tech connectivity features found in the next-generation 2021 Kia Sorento. The Kia Sorento received a complete overhaul for 2021, from a facelift to a new lineup of tech and safety features. The UVO system adds daily convenience to your workday drives and up-to-date info for your weekend date nights. UVO offers remote features, emergency help, vehicle information, and more.  

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Alarm clock by pumpkin in fall scene

When Do We Turn the Clocks Back in 2020?

When Does Daylight Savings Time End in Florida 2020? 

The time to turn back our clocks is nearly here, meaning we are getting closer and closer to earlier sunrises and sunsets here in Florida. The end of Daylight Saving Time is quickly approaching and like many around our great state, you have likely found yourself Googling “when does Daylight Saving Time end in Florida 2020?”  

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Black 2021 Kia Sedona

What Safety Technology Does the 2021 Sedona Offer?

2021 Kia Sedona Safety and Driver-Assistance Features 

The family-first 2021 Kia Sedona offers exceptional value and performance on the road. Built with large families in mind, the Sedona is the ideal option for parents throughout the Tampa Bay area. The 2021 Sedona has recently joined the lineup of new Kia vehicles here at Friendly Kia and many shoppers are curious to know what safety technology the 2021 Sedona has to offer.  

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Side view of red 2021 Kia Forte

What’s New for the 2021 Kia Forte?

2021 Kia Forte Standard Features and Updates 

The Kia Forte has been a strong contender among the compact sedan segment and a staple member of the Kia lineup from the very beginning. Evolving over the years, the Forte has been crafted into a finely tuned vehicle that is set to fit any driver’s lifestyle. Its once rounded shape has been sculpted into the vehicle we know today, accented by key performance cues and icons.  

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