How to Set Up Apple CarPlay and Android Auto in a Kia Car

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQ, How To, New Technology on Saturday, December 1st, 2018 at 12:26 PM
Apple CarPlay Display in a Kia Car

Two of the most must-have features in recent memory—and arguably of all time—Apple CarPlay and Android Auto have taken the nation by storm! These high-tech systems allow car owners everywhere to stay connected on the go just as well as they would with their smartphones in the palms of their hands. As much as the average car customer loves Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, there are still many, many people in the world today who don’t know how to set up these systems in their compatible vehicles. That’s precisely why our team at Serra Gardendale Kia is here to help you learn how to set up Apple CarPlay and Android Auto in a Kia car! Keep on reading and learn all about it! Read the rest of this entry »

Photo Gallery of the 2019 Kia Forte

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Forte on Saturday, November 24th, 2018 at 1:02 PM
2019 Kia Forte Rear View of Red Exterior

If you’ve read any of our previous Kia Forte blogs, then you already know that the 2019 model is an all-new vehicle inside and out. Completely re-imagined, redesigned, and rebuilt from the ground up, the 2019 Kia Forte isn’t just a new generation, it’s also a new beginning. With this brand-new beginning, Kia aims to claim the top of the subcompact segment in the 2019 model year – just as it has so many times before. In addition to new features, technology systems, power ratings, and so much more, the Kia Forte is also sporting its most stylish interior and exterior yet. As a result, countless Kia customers have been asking our team at Serra Gardendale Kia for pictures of the 2019 Kia Forte interior and exterior. That said, we’ve collected our favorites and compiled them into an in-depth photo gallery of the 2019 Kia Forte. So, without any further ado, keep on reading and check it out! Read the rest of this entry »

Teaser Image of the All-New 2020 Kia Soul

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Soul, New Vehicles on Thursday, November 22nd, 2018 at 11:22 AM
2020 Kia Soul Teaser Photo Blacked Out with White Question Marks

What Will the 2020 Kia Soul Look Like?

Many of our loyal customers have been asking us, “What will the 2020 Kia Soul look like?” For those who haven’t already heard, the Kia Soul is all-new for the 2020 production year! Better yet, it will be debuting at the LA Auto Show in just a few days. Lucky for you, we have your first look at it right here. As you will see shortly, the next generation of the Soul features new taillight designs. Naturally, we imagine this is only the first of many, many changes to its exterior. We can’t wait to see what the future holds for the Kia Soul! That said, keep on reading and check out the official teaser image of the all-new 2020 Kia Soul!

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What Does the 2019 Kia Forte Interior Look Like?

By Product Expert | Posted in Color Options, Kia Forte on Tuesday, November 20th, 2018 at 9:50 PM
2019 Kia Forte Front Cabin Blacked Out with White Question Mark

Interior Seat Trim Options for the 2019 Kia Forte

When Kia completely redesigned the Forte, the automaker manufactured a brand-new vehicle inside and out. When people see the 2019 Forte on the street, they instantly recognize it is a stylish and innovative vehicle. After taking a closer look, however, many of them are amazed to see that this futuristic car is, in fact, the once-familiar Kia Forte. While the eye-catching exterior is an excellent start, it is only half of the equation. The other half, of course, is the incredible interior of the all-new 2019 Forte. So, what does the 2019 Kia Forte interior look like? Furthermore, what are the interior seat trim options for it? As always, we have everything you need to know, so keep on reading! Read the rest of this entry »

Does the 2019 Kia Forte have Android Auto?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Forte on Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 at 8:31 PM
2019 Kia Forte Side View of Red Exterior

The all-new 2019 Kia Forte comes with a wide variety of standard and available features across its trim levels. That said, it isn’t easy keeping track of them. As a result, many of our loyal customers have been asking us, “Does the 2019 Kia Forte have Android Auto?” We have the answer, so keep on reading. While you’re at it, enjoy the included video, too! Read the rest of this entry »

What are the 2019 Kia Forte Exterior Paint Color Options?

By Product Expert | Posted in Color Options, Kia Forte on Monday, November 12th, 2018 at 1:23 AM
2019 Kia Forte Front View of Silky Silver and Gravity Gray Exteriors

If you’re in the market for a new car, then chances are that you want a vehicle that complements your lifestyle as well as your personal preferences. Why get where you need to go in a subpar car when a better and more affordable option is just around the corner? Kia cars are known for providing prospective customers with everything they need in a vehicle at a price they can afford. Furthermore, in addition to generous helpings of features and technology systems, every Kia car is quite customizable. The all-new 2019 Kia Forte, for example, is available in seven different exterior paint colors. Therefore, there’s a Forte for just about everyone. So, what are the 2019 Kia Forte exterior paint color options? We have a complete list, plus pictures of the 2019 Kia Forte color options, so keep on reading and find the perfect Forte for you!

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What are the 2018 Kia Rio cargo space measurements?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Rio on Friday, November 9th, 2018 at 9:51 PM
2018 Kia Rio Front Diagonal View of Red Exterior

If you’re a prospective subcompact car customer, then we’ll bet that one of your chief concerns is cargo space. As much as you want a great big value in the slender shape of your small car, you also need a sufficient amount of cargo space, right? Our team at Serra Gardendale Kia completely understands. That’s why we’re always happy to answer questions like “What are the 2018 Kia Rio cargo space measurements?” Speaking of which, we have that information and more, so keep on reading! Read the rest of this entry »

How safe is the all-new 2018 Kia Rio?

By Product Expert | Posted in Awards, Kia Rio on Tuesday, November 6th, 2018 at 9:16 PM
2018 Kia Rio Side View of Blue Exterior

After a full redesign in the 2018 model year, the Kia Rio entered its fourth generation. Now, after countless changes, upgrades, and additions, the all-new Rio aims to claim the top of the subcompact segment. In order to do so, however, it must first meet a wide variety of expectations. For instance, many prospective customers may be wondering, “How safe is the all-new 2018 Kia Rio?” We have the answer right here, so keep on reading to find out! Read the rest of this entry »

What’s New for the 2019 Kia Forte

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Forte on Saturday, November 3rd, 2018 at 8:50 PM
2019 Kia Forte Side View of Red Exterior View

Countless customers have been asking us, “What’s new for the 2019 Kia Forte?” While we are always happy to address our visitors’ questions, sometimes the answer just isn’t as simple as one would imagine. In the case of this particular question, the answer may as well be ‘everything.’ In the 2019 production year, virtually everything about the Kia Forte is new; and no, that is not an exaggeration. Completely redesigned and ready to begin the next chapter of its iconic legacy, the 2019 Forte is exactly what compact car customers have been waiting for. Keep on reading to learn everything you need to know about the all-new 2019 Kia Forte! Read the rest of this entry »

Official 2019 Kia Sorento ‘Ready to be Conquered’ commercial

By Product Expert | Posted in In the Media, Kia Sorento on Tuesday, October 30th, 2018 at 11:46 PM
Screenshot of 2019 Kia Sorento commercial

There have been plenty of great Kia commercials in recent memory, but everyone has their favorites – including our team at Serra Kia Gardendale! One of our latest favorites is the official 2019 Kia Sorento ‘Ready to be Conquered’ commercial. Just in case you haven’t seen it, we’ve taken the liberty of including it here. That said, keep on reading and check it out! Read the rest of this entry »