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2011 Kia Sportage SX: First Drive

2011 Kia Sportage SX: First Drive

When we first drove the 2011 Kia Sportage EX we said that it's one of the most svelte crossovers on the market. After being on sale for over a year there is no question that the statement is as true today as it was then. Though you can only get so far on your good looks. Upon taking a closer look... read more

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Blake Griffen Slam Dunk Over Kia Optima

Blake Griffin Jumps Over 2011 Kia Optima To Win Dunk Contest

When you think guerrilla marketing in the auto industry your thoughts most likely turn to MINI. Recently Kia decided to push its way into that segment by providing a 2011... read more March 18, 2011 by  2

2008 Kia Optima LX

2006 - 2008 Kia Optima Recalled For Transmission Flaw

Hot on the heels of the 2011 Kia Optima's five-star safety rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the company has announced a recall of 70,115 Kia Optima... read more March 14, 2011 by  0

2011 Kia Optima Hybrid

Why Now May be a Good Time To Lease The Family Car

To lease or not to lease, that’s a good question. For many months, the answer has likely been a resounding 'No' for many American families. That’s because good... read more March 13, 2011 by  0

2006 Kia Optima LX

2006-2008 Kia Optima Recalled For Shift Cable Issue

Kia is recalling 70,115 Kia Optima models from the 2006 to 2008 model years, all with automatic transmissions, for an issue with the shift cable. The affected Optima models... read more March 12, 2011 by  0

2011 Lexus CT 200h

J.D. Power: Lexus, MINI Dealerships Lead In Customer Satisfaction

Lexus and MINI are among the brands with the best dealership service. That's according to the J.D. Power and Associates' 2011 U.S. Customer Service Index (CSI)... read more March 11, 2011 by  1

2011 Kia Sportage

2011 Kia Sportage EX: Driven

At first glance, there's a lot to like about the 2011 Kia Sportage. With its 'hot hatch on steroids' look, it's one of the most svelte crossovers from the outside. An... read more March 7, 2011 by  0

2011 Kia Optima

2011 Kia Optima Earns Five-Star Safety Ratings

If you're looking for a safe, secure mid-size sedan, it really doesn't get any better than the 2011 Kia Optima—especially if you use crash-test results and safety... read more March 4, 2011 by  0

2011 Kia Sportage SX

2011 Kia Sportage SX Turbo Preview

It's been coming for months now, but it has finally arrived: the turbocharged version of the 2011 Kia Sportage. Adding some pep and solid fuel economy to the Sportage range... read more March 4, 2011 by  3

2011 Kia Optima, Chicago's vintage metal bridge

2011 Kia Optima EX Review: It Hits The Hot Spot

Kia's 2011 sedan de grace ends Optima's dowdy image In broadcast TV, network "up fronts" preview new fall shows. By mid-winter, networks revamp their lineups. An alternative... read more March 1, 2011 by  0

2011 Kia Sorento SX

Sorento, Mustang, G37, Elantra Among CR's Top Picks For 2011

Kia has muscled past GM and Toyota to earn itself a spot on Consumer Reports' Top Picks list for 2011. The 2011 Kia Sorento is this year's top pick in the Family SUV category... read more February 28, 2011 by  0

2011 Kia Optima Hybrid

Ultra-Luxury Kia Sedan on the Way

Based on a spy report posted at Kia World, Kia is testing a new flagship sedan code-named K9 and it could go on sale within a year. According to the report, the new sedan is... read more February 28, 2011 by  0

2011 Kia Sorento SX

2011 Kia Sorento Review: Yo Gabba, A Toy Story?

Kia's 2010 Super Bowl TV spot "Joy, Ride, Dream" starred much-wanted kids toys (one's from cable TV show Yo Gabba Gabba) coming to life and living it up in Las Vegas. Add an... read more February 5, 2011 by  0

Super Bowl ad for the 2011 Kia Optima

Kia To Give Away Five 2011 Optimas In One Epic Contest Super Bowl Promo

Many automakers are looking to incorporate some sort of social media or contest into their Super Bowl advertising this year. Kia is taking the contest route with its One Epic... read more February 1, 2011 by  1

Hyundai's "Prepare to be Deprogrammed" ad campaign for Super Bowl XLV

Some Automakers Bet Big On Super Bowl, Others Sit On Sideline

The Super Bowl is a big deal in the advertising industry. With every football fan watching the big game, the commercials have almost become as important as the game itself... read more January 31, 2011 by  0

2011 Kia Sorento SX

More Best-Selling Crossovers in 2010

Look around on America’s highways and byways and you’ll see them everywhere – crossovers of every make and model, from Spartan to luxury. In fact... read more January 17, 2011 by  0


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