Category Archives: Kia

2017 Kia Rio Review, Performance

2017 Kia Rio Front

The car manufacturer from South Korea Kia has prepared a new model Rio for 2017. This model was first placed on the market in 2000, while the second generation model of waiting even 11 years, which means that the 2017 Kia Rio is supposed to be the third generation of this model it is expected that the manufacturer has put a lot of new things in this car, and it is predicted that demand will rise this model, as well as the hatchback version will be even bigger competitor in the market, primarily the Ford Fiesta, Toyota Yaris and Honda Fit.

2017 Kia Optima Review, Performance

2017 Kia Optima Front

Kia has released the new generation Optima 4-door hybrid Sedan at the New York Auto Show. The new 2017 Kia Optima will come to the American market next year and will be followed by its even more fuel efficient plug-in hybrid model. The fourth generation version will feature some great improvements and its main competitors will be Mazda 6 and Ford Fusion.

2016 Kia Sedona

2016 Kia Sedona Front

After big redesign done for the 2015 model, 2016 Kia Sedona comes with few minor details changed. Majority of the model is the same as before. Sedona is a minivan capable to accommodate 7-8 passengers, depending on trim. Starting from this year, higher trims, including SX and SXL. Speaking about trims, new Sedona offers the same levels as before, with slightly different features available. Completely five trims is included into the offer: L, LX, EX, SX and SXL.

2016 Kia Optima

2016 Kia Optima Front

2016 Kia Optima was fully redesigned for this model which will mark the beginning of the third generation of the model. Big turnaround in Optima’s life cycle was actually taken with previous redesign. It marked Optima as one of the hottest sedans in its price range. This time, changes in design lean more towards the style of Japanese automaker, rather than the German-looking Optima we were seeing so far. Besides design, 2016 Kia Optima comes with altered dimensions, and changed body structure.

2015 Kia Forte Koup sx, ex, review

2015 Kia Forte Koup Front

Kia’s Forte is one of the models with broadest offerings in the world. The model comes in three body styles, including 4-door sedan, 2-door coupe, or 5-door hatchback. 2015 Kia Forte Koup is the latest version of the Coupe model. The Koup was redesigned for previous model year, together with the rest of the line-up, so this time, great looking Koup gained only minor changes, mainly in fuel economy. Let’s review the 2015 Kia Forte Koup by its segments:

2016 Kia Soul comes with AWD

2016 Kia Soul Front

2016 Kia Soul will go through mid-cycle facelift for this model year, since its new generation started with 2012 model. This refreshment will bring severe news though. The changes on popular Soul will be made mainly under the hood, where Kia Motors plans to add another engine, and with that, it will add all-wheel drive option, which is the first time in this car history. This company also announced constant improvements, year after year, which will include either these kind of changes, or special editions of the model.

Kia Sorento X-Men

Kia Sorento X-Men

Kia Sorento X-Men is a product of cooperation between Kia Motors and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, which joined their forces in order to create this unique model. The X-Men Sorento model is inspired by X-Men movie series, and it is built for promotional purpose.

LeBron James is the ambassador for Kia’s K900

Kia K900

Famous NBA player is yet another world-famous athlete who signed a deal with South Korean car producer, this time for luxury sedan K900. Way to go Kia Marketing team! Although this might seem unusual, do not forget that Rafael Nadal, professional tennis player, Blake Griffin, another NBA player and Michelle Wie, LPGA golfer also are the members of the Kia’s small family of its sport’s ambassadors.

2016 Kia Sportage

2016 Kia Sportage Front

2016 Kia Sportage will come refreshed, while its big redesign and next generation is expected to be launched for 2017 model year. This time, Kia decided to make a couple of changes, in order to keep its Sportage competitive and up-to-date. On the other hand, generation change for next year will bring different engines, new design and probably a hybrid variant.

2015 Kia Optima

2015 Kia Optima Front

2015 Kia Optima is not significantly changed for this model year. Its changes include some tech improvements, and some changes made on trims, include the change of name for SX Limited, which is now called SXL.