2019 Kia Forte Release Date

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia Forte on Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 at 5:00 PM
2019 Kia Forte Exterior Passenger Side Front Profile

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 »

Does Google Assistant work with the Kia UVO?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia Technology on Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 at 7:57 PM
2018 Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid Exterior Front Passenger Side with Google Assistant Speech Bubbles

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 »

Be Prepared for Anything This Winter by Keeping an Emergency Kit in Your Kia!

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Thursday, December 28th, 2017 at 6:00 PM
Red car buried under a blanket of snow

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 »

2017 Holiday Events & Parties Mount Hope WV

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community on Tuesday, December 19th, 2017 at 3:37 PM

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 »

All-new 2019 Kia Sorento Release Date

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia Sorento on Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 at 6:00 PM
2019 Kia Sorento Two Models Exterior Driver Side Fronts

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 »

Could the Kia Stinger be named North American Car of the Year?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia Stinger on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 at 6:00 PM
2018 Kia Stinger GT2 AWD Red Exterior Front Driver Side

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 »

2018 Kia Stinger Pricing & Trim Level Options

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia Stinger on Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 at 5:15 PM
2018 Kia Stinger Exterior Rear Passenger Side Profile

By now, you’ve likely heard a lot about Kia’s first foray into the high-performance marketplace, the 2018 Kia Stinger. Not only is the Stinger the fastest vehicle the brand has ever built, we’d have to say it’s also one of the most stylish and luxurious as well. It’s packed with premium amenities, gorgeous design cues and much more. Recently, Kia gave a sneak peek at the trim level options that the Stinger will be available in, and the pricing info that goes hand-in-hand with that, so we thought we’d relay the information to you. Read the rest of this entry »

Restaurants Open for Thanksgiving 2017 Mount Hope WV

By blogsadmin | Posted in Community on Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 at 9:42 PM
Full Thanksgiving Plate with Mashed Potatoes Fresh Rolls Corn on the Cob and Turkey

We know that for some, Thanksgiving can end up being a stressful day. So, if you’re looking for something other than spending the whole day cooking up side dishes and roasting a turkey, we’ve got a few ideas for restaurants that are open on Thanksgiving Day 2017. While there aren’t really any restaurants open here in Mount Hope WV, there are quite a few in the surrounding area, and you can discover them by reading below! Read the rest of this entry »

Which 2018 Kia models earned highest safety rating from IIHS?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia Soul, Kia Sportage on Tuesday, November 14th, 2017 at 8:04 PM
2018 Top Safety Pick Plus Kia Soul Exterior Driver Side Profile Sunset

We can talk about safety features and prevention methods all day, but unless the institutes that tell consumers how safe a vehicle is give our automobiles the nod it all means nothing. That’s why we were extremely pleased to discover that two of our new 2018 model year vehicles earned the highest safety rating possible from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, AKA the IIHS. But which models earned the designation? The 2018 Kia Soul & 2018 Kia Sportage. Read the rest of this entry »

What did Kia bring to the 2017 SEMA Show?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Auto Show News, Kia Cadenza, Kia Stinger on Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 at 11:13 PM
2017 SEMA Show Special Kia Stinger GT Federation Exterior Profile

Each year in Las Vegas, several of the automotive manufacturers around the industry gather to showcase what’s truly capable with their vehicles at the SEMA Show. SEMA is the Specialty Equipment Market Association, and essentially the auto show is a gathering of traditional automakers and the companies that build aftermarket accessories and upgrades for their vehicles to combine them and create incredible special edition vehicles. For 2017, Kia brought some awesome Stinger and Cadenza models, as well as a high performance and drifting exhibit. Read the rest of this entry »