Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Six Kia models have been recognized by the IIHS

Thursday, February 27th, 2020
2020 Kia Telluride fording water

Which 2020 Kia models are IIHS Top Safety Picks?

While we often may enjoy the various bells and whistles and other creature comforts inside our vehicles, there is nothing more important than the vehicle keeping its occupants safe. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) puts vehicles available to consumers, including Kia models, to the test to see if they will hold up to their strict standards. Which 2020 Kia models are IIHS Top Safety Picks? They would be the TellurideSorentoSportageSoulStinger, and Forte when each is equipped with optional front crash prevention and specific headlights. Read ahead for more details! 

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The Kia Telluride interior is rated an Autotrader Best

Sunday, February 23rd, 2020
2020 Kia Telluride interior dashboard

2020 Kia Telluride standard interior features

The Kia Telluride has stormed onto the SUV scene and has shaken things up, all at once pushing forward the idea of what an SUV can be and reminding us what an SUV should be. With three rows of seating and ample cargo space, the Telluride is an ideal fit for adventurous spirits and large families alike. While it is nice to look at on the outside, you’ll be spending most of your time inside this beautiful beast, so we wanted to go over the 2020 Kia Telluride standard interior features, especially now that this interior has earned recognition from Autotrader!

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The Kia Telluride was named Edmunds’ 2020 Top SUV

Tuesday, December 31st, 2019
2020 Kia Telluride driving on desert road

How does Edmunds rate the 2020 Kia Telluride?

We have said plenty about the fantastic Kia Telluride on our site, and for good reason! The Kia Telluride has been proving itself over and over again with drivers and experts alike, and that includes the reliable folks over at Edmunds. The Kia Telluride has just been given a 2020 Edmunds Top Rated Award, being named a Top Rated SUV. What did they do to come to that conclusion? How does Edmunds rate the 2020 Kia Telluride in such a way? Let’s dig deeper into the specific reasons the Kia Telluride was given such an honor. 

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Four Kia Models Named ‘Best New Cars For Teens’ By Consumer Reports

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
kia forte sportage soul new drivers teen best concord

Getting a vehicle for your teenage is a big decision. There are so many factors to consider, but the most important factor is safety. Automobile accidents are the leading cause of death for 14 to 18-year-olds, so picking a safe vehicle is absolutely essential. But which is the perfect vehicle for your new driver? Well, that’s not an easy question, and there isn’t exactly a “right answer.” Fortunately, Consumer Reports put together a list of the ‘Best New Cars For Teens.’ And while it’s no surprise to us, you may not have expected to see four Kia models among their top picks. Keep reading to find out more about the best Kia models for teenage drivers!
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