Review of the 2019 Kia Optima

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Optima on Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019 at 4:07 PM
2019 Kia Optima Exterior Driver Side Front Grey Passenger Side Front Blue

Drivers looking for a quality new sedan know exactly where to look. Kia is quickly becoming a top option for sedan and SUV shoppers, and the flagship sedan in the Kia Optima is a testament to this. Rivaling other top midsize sedans like the Honda Accord and Toyota Camry, the Optima has luxurious interior amenities available as well as a hybrid option for more fuel-conscious drivers. No one knows how to evaluate cars quite like Kelley Blue Book, so check out this review of the 2019 Kia Optima here on our blog! Read the rest of this entry »

Kia diesel-powered vehicles in the United States

By Product Expert | Posted in Diesel on Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019 at 3:23 PM
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Does Kia have any diesel vehicles?

One intriguing fact about the automotive industry is that automakers offer different vehicles across different countries. What’s available in the United States might not be made available in other countries, and vice versa. Europe is a hotspot for diesel-powered engines, so they generally have many more options than we do here in the United States since diesel-powered cars aren’t in high demand here. Find out if Kia has any diesel vehicles here in the U.S.! Read the rest of this entry »

How many engine options are available in the 2020 Soul?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Soul on Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019 at 2:23 PM
2020 Kia Soul Exterior Passenger Side Front Profile

Engine Options and Performance in the 2020 Kia Soul

If you’re looking for a vehicle that is different from most others on the road, you need look no further than the 2020 Kia Soul. The unique boxy shape is complimented by the signature Kia tiger-nose grille, but it’s not just about appearance. The shape of the Soul has a purpose: to offer drivers more cargo and passenger space despite a smaller, lightweight design. It performs well. Find out how well as we look at the engine options and performance in the 2020 Kia Soul! Read the rest of this entry »

Giannis Antetokounmpo Kia NBA MVP Speech

By Product Expert | Posted in Sports on Thursday, June 27th, 2019 at 4:57 PM
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This was a tumultuous year for NBA basketball fans. There were many crazy upsets – most notably the Toronto Raptors over the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals. Perhaps another big underdog story was Greece-born Giannis Antetokounmpo winning the NBA MVP award. The Greek Freak, as he has become known to many, was a huge reason for the Milwaukee Bucks’ late postseason run. Take a look at Giannis Antetokounmpo’s Kia NBA MVP speech! Read the rest of this entry »

Why isn’t my air conditioner working?

By Product Expert | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Thursday, June 27th, 2019 at 4:34 PM
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Why is my car not blowing cold air out of the vents?

Summer is a great time to take advantage of the warm weather. Whether you’re an avid fisherman, camper, swimmer, or some other sort of outdoor recreational enthusiast, this is a fun time of the year. When the weather gets too hot, though, you may want to cool down in front of the air conditioner. Unfortunately for some drivers, their air conditioner may not be blowing cold air out of the vents in their car. If you’ve dealt with this in the past, you know just how agonizing it can be. Find out some culprits and below! Read the rest of this entry »

What engines are available for the 2019 Sorento?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Sorento on Monday, June 10th, 2019 at 7:04 PM
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Engine Options in the 2019 Kia Sorento

The 2019 Kia Sorento is a popular option for many drivers, as it provides them with outstanding interior comfort and convenience as well as reputable reliability. Kia is known for their lengthy warranties, extending beyond the top warranties offered by other big-name automakers like Ford, Chevy, Toyota, and Honda. Today we’re going to cover the engine options available for the 2019 Kia Sorento. See if this midsize SUV has what you need! Read the rest of this entry »

Bring the heat! (or don’t)

By Product Expert | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Thursday, June 6th, 2019 at 4:47 PM
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Why is my car overheating?

Now that summer is here, the temperatures will continue to ride. The temperature under your hood, though, should remain the same. If you’ve noticed that your car is overheating, it’s time to get to the bottom of what’s causing it. Check out a few reasons your car may be overheating below! Read the rest of this entry »

2020 Kia Forte: Features and release date

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Forte on Thursday, May 30th, 2019 at 5:26 PM

What’s new in the 2020 Kia Forte?

It’s hard to believe we’re already talking about 2020 Kia models, but believe it or not, a few of them have already been released. The 2020 Kia Forte is one of them. The Forte is a popular option among drivers seeking a fuel-efficient compact car. It’s more than just the fuel efficiency, though. Take a look at what’s new in the 2020 Kia Forte here on our blog! Read the rest of this entry »

What color options are available for the 2020 Kia Sportage?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Sportage on Thursday, May 30th, 2019 at 4:24 PM
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The Kia Sportage is back and better than ever for the 2020 model year. For years drivers have appreciated the compact SUV for its unique combination of performance and utility. This kind of versatility is matched by the interior amenities available for the Sorento like adaptive cruise control, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, keyless entry, and much more. Personalize your 2020 Sportage even more by choosing from an assortment of color options. Learn what color options are available for the 2020 Kia Sportage below! Read the rest of this entry »

Performance Specs and Features in the 2020 Telluride

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Telluride on Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019 at 5:26 PM
2020 Kia Telluride Exterior Driver Side Front Profile

How much can the 2020 Kia Telluride tow?

Here at Hometown Kia, we understand that Kia enthusiasts like yourself want to know the complete rundown of the newest models available. For drivers in 2019, that means the 2020 Kia Telluride. This luxurious SUV sports an aesthetic exterior with plenty of comfort and convenience features on the inside. Take a look at how much the 2020 Telluride can tow along with other performance features below! Read the rest of this entry »