Archive for March, 2021
Can the 2022 Kia Carnival be used for towing?
In the few weeks since Kia unveiled its new multi-purpose vehicle platform, Concord Kia customers have not been shy about reaching out to our team of product experts to ask very detailed questions. Among the more common things our team is asked is, ‘Can the 2022 Kia Carnival be used for towing?’ We are very happy to answer that question with an enthusiastic, yes. The 2022 Carnival doesn’t just borrow aesthetic inspiration from its crossover SUV cousins, but it also offers a flexible range of capabilities to meet a wide range of customers’ needs. Naturally, that includes towing. Let’s take a closer look at how much the 2022 Kia Carnival will be able to pull behind it. (more…)
What can I do with Kia UVO Link?
There are not many vehicles that can match the Kia lineup in terms of features and starting price. Concord Kia is home to many 2021 models and most of them are equipped with the automaker’s latest technology, including a widely available smartphone-compatible infotainment system that will work with both Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay®. Additionally, Kia provides a native software architecture that will handle a lot of different functions. If you’re wondering, ‘What can I do with Kia UVO Link,’ Concord Kia is here to help. The UVO Link system is picking up some upgrades for the new model year and can help Kia vehicle owners find local points of interest and even remotely control certain features, like door locks. Our team found a couple of videos that explain how these features work. If you have any questions, please reach out to one of our product experts today. (more…)
New Performance Specs for the 2022 Kia Stinger
The term, game-changer gets thrown around rather liberally these days. However, there has been no better way to describe the Kia Stinger since it arrived at the Concord Kia showroom for the 2018 model year. Our manufacturing partner knows when they have a good thing going and on March 16, they doubled-down on the fastback sedan’s legacy by improving the new performance specs for the 2022 Kia Stinger. When the updated and upgraded 2022 Kia Stinger goes on sale this spring, the base GT-Line trim grade will finally break the 300-horsepower barrier with its new engine platform and several interior elements have been updated and refined. Let’s take a closer look at what you can expect to see when the new Stinger gets to town. (more…)
How many people can fit inside the 2022 Kia Carnival?
When the Kia Carnival goes on sale in the next few months, one thing will become abundantly clear very quickly, this is not your parents’ minivan. In fact, Kia is largely doing away with the term, minivan, and is internally classifying the new Carnival as a Multi-Purpose Vehicle. On the outside, the new MPV will share a bold aesthetic shared by several of the automaker’s latest crossover SUVs. Updates in Kia nomenclature aside, one of the most common questions our team of product experts has been hearing is, ‘How many people can fit inside the 2022 Kia Carnival?’ Just like its retired Sedona predecessor, the 2022 Carnival will be able to accommodate seven or eight passengers, depending on how it’s outfitted. Let’s take a closer look. (more…)