Last week was the kick off for the 2018 Chicago Auto Show, and we had a representative present at the show to snap some pics of the most exciting vehicle on the lineup – the 2018 Kia Stinger. The first sports car to ever grace the Kia lineup, it has been turning heads for months and that has only been amplified since its release. We expect heads will continue to turn for years to come, but for now we’ve put together the photo gallery below to give you a place to turn your head and get a good look at it for yourself! Read the rest of this entry »
One of the common themes among many commercials that air during the Super Bowl each year – which is not only the biggest night of the year for football, but for advertising as well – is the use of celebrities to help bolster their ad’s message. If you saw Kia’s Super Bowl commercial on Sunday, then you probably noticed this was a tactic that they employed to drum up attention for the 2018 Kia Stinger. But we understand not everyone may know who the two famous individuals in the commercial are, so we thought we’d help. Read the rest of this entry »
What Are the 2018 Kia Sedona Specs and Features?
Are you and your family looking for a minivan that will take your family adventures to the next level? Look no further than the 2018 Kia Sedona. With a spacious interior, a smorgasbord of innovative features and room for seven or eight passengers, the 2018 Kia Sedona will check all the boxes. Families, who are interested in the Kia Sedona may want to know – what are the 2018 Kia Sedona specs and features? Take a closer look at what the 2018 Kia Sedona brings to the table at Hometown Kia. Read the rest of this entry »
Ladies and gentlemen, we’ve got something exciting put together for you today. Last week, the all-new 2019 Kia Forte was announced, and we jumped at the chance to fill you in on some of its details. But what we didn’t really have an opportunity to do at that time was give you a good visual look at the vehicle. There were a couple of images, but we want to really give you something to look at. So, we’ve put together the photo gallery below, and we hope that you enjoy everything you see! Read the rest of this entry »
We thought learning of the 2019 Kia Sorento was exciting enough, but it turns out Kia wasn’t done there. This week, at the North American International Auto Show, Kia came out guns blazing with a second reveal for the upcoming model year: the 2019 Kia Forte. While all was quiet regarding its hatchback counterpart, the Forte5, we got plenty of exciting news regarding the all-new Forte ahead of its release date, so we thought we’d fill you in. Read the rest of this entry »
Connectivity is constantly becoming a more and more prevalent topic in the automotive world. As consumers begin using more and more connected technologies outside of their vehicle, their desire to have similar technologies and features inside of it increases. That’s why Kia worked with Amazon to allow shoppers to schedule a test drive in the Niro using Alexa. Now, certain Kia models will come with another added bonus: Google Assistant. The Kia Niro Plug-in, Soul EV, Optima Plug-In and K900 UVO Agents will now come equipped with Google Assistant compatibility. Check out the graphic below for further information! Read the rest of this entry »
What Should My Emergency Roadside Safety Kit Include?
With the winter season in full swing, we need to start being more cautious with our driving – especially when we are trekking through the winding roads of the Appalachian Mountains. But no matter how careful we are (or if our Kia is outfitted with all-wheel drive), the unexpected can happen and we will find ourselves off the road and partially buried in snow. This can be a dangerous situation if visibility and temperatures are low. Luckily, keeping an emergency kit inside your Kia can help save your life. Read the rest of this entry »
Christmas is fast approaching as it’s already less than a week away, and New Year’s is just around the corner. If you’re looking for some ways to celebrate all the end-of-year holidays, we’ve got a few ideas for you below. Read the rest of this entry »
It feels like the 2018 model year has only just begun, but we’ve already got big news about the 2019 model year! At the end of last month, ahead of the LA Auto Show that took place in early December, Kia released details regarding the all-new Kia Sorento. The midsize crossover underwent a mid-generation refresh and will enter the 2019 model year with a ton of enhancements in several different aspects of the vehicle, from design to performance and several things in between. Read the rest of this entry »
In 1994, the North American Car of the Year award was created. Each year, at a press conference during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the winner of the award is announced. In the past 20+ years, a Kia vehicle has never won this most prestigious award, but that could all change next month at NAIAS 2018. How could it change? Because the 2018 Kia Stinger was nominated and is now one of the three finalists to win the award. Read the rest of this entry »