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Kia Adds Google Assistant to Select 2018 Models - February 20, 2018

Kia recently announced at CES that Google Assistant wil be included with select 2018 models. The technology will help perform certain vehicle functions in these vehicles.

The UVO infotainment system that's included on the new 2018 Niro PHEV, Soul EV, Optima PHEV, and K900 models will be compatible with the Google Assistant agent. Google Assistant will be able to remotely start and stop ignition, lock and unlock the car, and remotely activate the horn and lights through an app.

Kia joins other auto manufacturers in adding digital assistants to its vehicles. While some auto makers choose Google, others have…

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Kia to Adopt AI Assistants in 2019 - January 2, 2018

Vehicles made by Korean carmaker Kia will include built-in AI virtual assistants beginning in 2019. The plan to build smart assistants into vehicles will make use of tech created by SoundHound, the music identification company that has recently been focusing more on building AI agent software more akin to things like Siri and Google Assistant.

The assistants would be able to do things like suggest destinations based on what’s next in your calendar, or based on your past preferences and choices. They could also offer remote car and smart home control using voice commands, and do Alexa-like stuff including…

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Watch for Kia at the Super Bowl - December 19, 2017

Kia is set to have a presence at the Super Bowl for the ninth year in a row, establishing itself as one of the game's most consistent advertisers.

Kia is the first major automotive brand to confirm that it has bought ad space for the February 4th game, though others are sure to follow.

It's too early to know what the ad will be and Kia has declined thus far to elaborate on details related to the ad. 

Based on past Kia ads for the Super Bowl, however, there are some things that can be assumed. Kia likes…

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Meet Kian! - December 12, 2017

Kia Motors America has introduced an artificial intelligence-powered virtual assistant – named “Kian” – programmed to guide consumers through the robust shopping experience traditionally by Kia.com. The intelligent assistant can be found on the Kia Facebook Messenger page and will soon also be available on its website, Kia.com.

Kia, together with CarLabs, a marketing-tech and conversational commerce platform provider, and its digital agency Ansible, created this a comprehensive chatbot experience for its full automotive model line-up. In addition to features found in the model-specific NiroBot, Kian will allow shoppers to research pricing, estimate payments, learn about special offers, view photos…

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Kia Niro Named Top Reliable Car - November 9, 2017

According to Consumer Reports, the Kia Niro is 2017's top reliable car, topping the list of most reliable cars, beating out other contenders, such as the Lexus ES, Toyota RAV4, and Infiniti Q70.

To get on the list, a car must excel in every category. The Kia Niro, to top the list, scored very well across the board in every category.

More About the Kia Niro

Kia’s newest vehicle, the 2017 Niro, is the lowest-priced, gasoline-electric hybrid SUV on the market and is rated as high as 50 miles per gallon in combined city/highway travel.

The starting…

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The Kia Stinger Takes SEMA - November 2, 2017

The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show was earlier this week and Kia was there in full force with its new high performancce Kia Stinger model.

Kia has teamed up with West Coast Customs to show off a uniquely-modified version of the Kia Stinger – the brand’s first GT offering – in pure SEMA style. The all-new fastback sedan will tout a number of eye-catching high-performance enhancements including lowered front and rear suspension, a gloss black front grill, a carbon fiber aero kit, 21-inch forged wheels, widebody fender flares, a rear diffuser and squared-off quad exhaust tips , to name a few…

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Green Car Enthusiasts Rejoice: Kia Optima Makes the List

At Green Car Journal, the Kia Optima made the coveted list of finalists for the publication’s 2017 Green Car of the Year® award. The journal noted that the Kia Optima Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid combine a great pairing of electric motor and 2.0-liter GDI gas engine for exceptional fuel efficiency as well as a “satisfying driving experience.”

Other cars on the list of finalists include the Toyota Prius Prime, the Chevrolet Bolt, the Chrysler Pacifica, and the BMW 330e iPerformance. 

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Kia's 2017 Sedona Minivan Does its Job Well, Says The Car Connection

Kia has established itself in recent years as a manufacturer of well-designed, well-built mass-market cars that edge toward the more affordable vis-à-vis competing brands. The 2017 Sedona is Kia's minivan and it sticks to the script well. The Car Connection recently reviewed the Sedona and commends it for doing what it's supposed to do - be an effective people mover - and doing it well.

The Sedona uses the 3.3-liter V-6 that is found in Kia's upscale sedans - this helps haul the two-ton van around town without much strain...

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Our 20 Year, 200,000 Mile Powertrain Protection

When you buy a Kia at Superior Kia, you already get a manufacturer warranty. However, we are so confident that Kia models are built with quality that we are offering 20-year, 200,000-mile powertrain protection on Kia models. You can also feel confident about your Kia knowing that it is built with quality and you have such generous powertrain protection

Powertrain Protection from Superior Kia

The powertrain protection covers many aspects of the engine, transmission, clutch and drive system including the cylinder block and heads, any of the internal lubricated parts, the manifold, oil pan and pump, flywheel, the seals…

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Will There be a Future Kia GT?

Get ready for a new model from Kia: The Kia GT should be released to dealerships including Superior Kia sometime in mid 2018. The concept car was originally unveiled at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show; and it was a rear-wheel drive sport sedan. At the time, Kia stated it was just a concept and had no plans on actually producing the vehicle. However, the reception the vehicle received at the show had Kia seriously reconsidering.

Design Concepts

Spy photographers from LeftLane News spotted the GT prototype being tested on the roads of Southern California. While the vehicle was camouflaged, some…

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