Can I end my Kia lease early?
Leasing has been around for nearly as long as there have been cars. To be sure, it has gained in popularity over the last several years. Each time we help a new Kia of St. Cloud customer get into their first leasing term, there are a few questions that our product experts hear more often than others. At the top of the list is, ‘Can I end my Kia lease early?’ In short, yes, this is possible. However, that isn’t the whole story. Additionally, there are a few other common questions that pop up regularly and our team wanted to make sure everyone has all the information they need. Let’s take a look at what they found. Read the rest of this entry »
How does the 2020 Kia Sorento handle in snow?
Living in Minnesota means having a strategy for safe driving during the winter months, lest cabin fever becomes more than just a troublesome concept. When customers stop into the Kia of St. Cloud showroom to inquire about a new vehicle, they almost inevitably ask, ‘How does the 2020 Kia Sorento handle in snow?’ Like previous versions, the 2020 Sorento is a three-row crossover SUV that is well-equipped and is going to be a prime candidate for families looking for a convenient mode of transportation. When winter hits, future owners will be able to find confidence in traversing less than perfect road conditions. A few of our Kia of St. Cloud product experts took a closer look at the platform and they are excited to share what they found. Read the rest of this entry »
What kind of oil should I use in my Kia vehicle?
One of the on-going debates that can get rather heated in the Kia of St. Cloud Service Department usually starts with the question, what kind of oil should I use in my Kia vehicle? For the most part, this discussion is limited to the merits of synthetic oil versus conventional oil. Unless one of our service technicians recommends something different, you should always follow the recommendations laid out in your vehicle’s owner’s manual. If you’re the type that likes to get your hands dirty and turn your own wrenches, our service team thought it would be beneficial to talk about the benefits of both types so you can make an informed decision. Read the rest of this entry »
Do Kia vehicles require premium gasoline?
Just like how there is a Kia vehicle to fit just about any owner’s needs, there is an appropriate fuel to match. When people are new to the brand and they’re exploring their options in the Kia of St. Cloud showroom, it’s pretty common for them to wonder, ‘Do Kia vehicles require premium gasoline?’ This is actually a pretty important question to ask since choosing the wrong kind of fuel can lead to spending too much money unnecessarily or a drop in performance. The Kia of St. Cloud Blog reached out to the experts in the dealership’s service department to get their professional insight. Without spoiling the story, no, Kia vehicles don’t require premium-grade fuel. Let’s take a look at a few things you need to know. Read the rest of this entry »
How To Use 2020 Kia Telluride AWD Drive Modes
Do you love to take the road less traveled? Are you in need of a three-row, family-friendly SUV that can handle the Minnesota winters? Look no further than the 2020 Kia Telluride at Kia of St. Cloud. Armed with a rugged exterior design that promises to defeat Mother Nature this winter and a world-class cabin with room for eight, the Kia Telluride is the perfect addition to your family. Armed with Active On-Demand AWD, many drivers want to learn how to use 2020 Kia Telluride AWD drive modes and this guide will provide the answers you need. Read the rest of this entry »
How to Use the 2020 Kia Head-Up Display
A fun, techy and distraction-reducing addition to the Kia lineup, we’re not sure whether to file the innovative new Head-Up Display under the technology or safety features list. The windshield-projected display offers important information right in the driver’s line of sight, making the driving experience more convenient while also minimizing time spent glancing away from the road. Learn how this innovation works when we review how to use the 2020 Kia Head-Up Display. Read the rest of this entry »
2020 Kia Telluride Engine Power, Capability and Efficiency Ratings
Kia has always had a talent for crating premium SUVs that play into the automaker’s civilized design language. This year, we see Kia break away from its usual style with an all-new SUV that’s more menacing and muscular than any Kia we’ve seen before. The 2020 Kia Telluride’s brawny design isn’t just for show either. The model backs up its sculpted body with an extraordinary powertrain setup. Join us as we delve deeper into this model for a look at the 2020 Kia Telluride’s engine power, capability and efficiency ratings. Read the rest of this entry »
2020 Kia Soul Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus Rating
The results are in for the 2020 Kia Soul’s IIHS crash test performance, and the all-new model graduates with high honors. The Kia crossover earned the IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus rating – the organization’s highest rank. Read on to learn more about this award and what it means for 2020 Kia Soul drivers. Read the rest of this entry »