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Introducing the New Kia Optima S

Scarecrows and costumes and sweaters – oh my! Get ready for a season of pumpkin spice and everything nice with the help of Lion Country Kia. Our Kia sales team is preparing for holiday road trips, parties, and family time with the 2018 Kia Optima S, and we invite you to reach out to our friendly representatives to learn more about this exciting new option.

 

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Warning Signs that Your Car Needs a Tune-Up

Your car has its own way of telling you when something is wrong and it's time for a tune-up. But, if you don't know the signs you may miss them and cause even more damage to your car. So, what signs should you look out for? Here are a few signs that let you know it's time to bring your car in for a tune-up.

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Preview the Kia Proceed Concept

Kia has given us a glimpse of what's in store for its new Kia Proceed Concept, which will be part of Kia's Cee'd lineup of sporty compact cars. The design features a long roof that, combined with the muscular lower body, leads way to the sculpted body sides which also features a Sharkblade C-blade C-pillar.

 

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Are You Ready for the Fourth Generation Kia Rio?

The 2018 Kia Rio is new on the inside and new on the outside. Stare square into the front fascia, and you're greeted with cleaner lines and a more rectangular shape relative to the outgoing model. The new Rio is still available in both five-door hatchback and four-door sedan variants...

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AutoGuide: Irreverent Kia Soul Adds a Turbo Model For 2017

Looking for a new car that's affordable and distinctive? AutoGuide writer Craig Cole recently spent some time behind the wheel of the new 2017 Kia Soul, the automaker's truly distinctive subcompact sport utility, and says the Soul stands out from the crowd, and not just for its slightly unconventional look. It also features the latest in infotainment technology and provides lots of room for transporting both friends and cargo.

New this year is a turbo version of the Soul, and it provides a welcome power punch. The 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine pumps out a robust...

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KBB.com Calls the Kia Soul a 2017 Best Back-to-School Car

In early August, Kelley Blue Book announced the roster of vehicles that were named to the KBB.com "10 Best Back-to-School Cars 2017" list. This annual list is designed to highlight the vehicles that offer the most compelling mix of style and safety. Every vehicle that was considered offers a Kelley Blue Book Fair Purchase Price of less than $20,000, providing ideal value for parents and students alike. This year, the 2017 Kia Soul ranked near the top of the list...

 

 

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Experience the Convenience of the 2017 Kia Rio with Its Offered Amenities

Convenience is at the forefront of the 2017 Kia Rio and what it offers to the driver. The interior of this compact car is roomy and provides you with entertainment while you are on the road. There are stylish accents throughout the interior seating as well as quality materials used to craft them. For the room you may need, just fold down the rear seats and enjoy the options you get with how you can store your belongings efficiently...

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Battery Replacement: A Very Easy Do-It-Yourself Task

Replacing a car battery is one of the easier tasks you can do yourself concerning your vehicle. A combination wrench and a socket wrench with various sized sockets should be all you need. Simply start by making sure the vehicle is off and raise the hood. The next thing to do is the most important thing to remember. When you start to take off the cables with the wrench or socket, always take off the black cable first.

The black cable signifies the negative feed, and the red cable is the positive. If you try to take off the red…
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All-New 2017 Kia Niro is a Hybrid with Crossover-Like Capability

If ever there were a compact hybrid crossover that could make us here at Lion Country Kia flat-out flip our lid, our beloved South Korean brand's latest --the all-new 2017 Niro -- would no doubt be it.

"And why is that?" you wonder.

Get the need-to-know info from Kelley Blue Book Senior Associate Video Editor Zach Vlasuk; his review of the Niro is as follows:

Terrifically appointed from tip to tail, the entry-level FE promises to be one of the most popular Niro trims.

Standard features on this model include 16-inch alloy wheels, automatic headlamps, 60/40-split folding rear seats…

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