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2020 Kia Soul Named 2019 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+

2020 Kia Soul Named 2019 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+

The new and improved 2020 Kia Soul is already a hit with drivers from all walks, and its latest accolade should only make it more appealing to folks who demand the utmost in protection and confidence. The 2020 Kia Soul earned the 2019 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+, the highest honor handed out by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The new Kia Soul is the 11th Kia vehicle to earn the TOP SAFETY PICK or TOP SAFETY PICK+, giving the…

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2019 Kia Stinger Named IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+

2019 Kia Stinger Named IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+

If you’re looking for a vehicle that is both powerful and safe, look no further than the 2019 Kia Stinger. This performance-oriented ride was recently awarded the Institute of Highway Safety’s highest possible safety rating, the 2019 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+, for models equipped with the optional Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection technology and LED headlights. “No detail was too small to be obsessed over during the Stinger’s development process,” said Michael Cole, chief operating officer and EVP, KMA….

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Kia Niro EV Earns Popular Mechanics’ Car of the Year Title

Kia Niro EV Earns Popular Mechanics’ Car of the Year Title

Earlier this year, Popular Mechanics named the new Kia Niro its Car of the Year. The magazine specifically lauded the Niro EV crossover for its practicality, performance, design, and style; editors liked how comfortable the Niro EV was for long road trips yet how versatile it was for everyday driving. “We picked the Niro EV for Car of the Year because it’s an electric car that would be appealing even if it weren’t electric,” remarked Ezra Dyer, Popular Mechanics automotive…

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New Kia SUV Concepts Debut at 2019 Seoul Motor Show

New Kia SUV Concepts Debut at 2019 Seoul Motor Show

At the 2019 Seoul Motor Show earlier this spring, Kia unveiled two new SUV concepts. The new Kia SUV concepts include the Kia Masterpiece and the Signature Concept. These two SUVs debuted alongside the new Imagine by Kia, an all-electric sports sedan. It is important to note that these are concept vehicles. They are not actual vehicles that will arrive at Gossett Kia South anytime soon, but they do hint at the future design direction for Kia and the types…

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Kia Embraces Its Spot at the Forefront of Automotive Innovation at CES 2019

Kia Embraces Its Spot at the Forefront of Automotive Innovation at CES 2019

While we’re all still talking about autonomous vehicles, Kia has taken the next step: At CES 2019, the automaker previewed an array of technologies intended for the post-autonomous driving era, building on Kia’s “Beyond Autonomous Driving” focus at CES 2018. This year, the brand’s interactive “Space of Emotive Driving” exhibit made quite the splash. Recognizing that autonomous driving will become the norm in the future, Kia has begun developing technologies meant “to improve the human mobility experience.” One such technology…

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