Archive for September, 2015

When are Trick or Treat Times in Birmingham?

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

Halloween 2015 Trick or Treat Times Birmingham AL

2016 Halloween Birmingham

Finally, the ghouls and goblins have risen once again and it is time to hit the streets of Birmingham in search of some tricks or treats. Of course, depending on which area you are planning on spending the night in the hours vary slightly, so here are a few of the Halloween 2015 Trick or Treat times that we are currently aware of in Birmingham AL. (more…)

There are Quite a Few Accessories Available for the 2016 Kia Soul

Monday, September 28th, 2015
2016 Kia Soul Accessories

2016 Kia Soul Accessories

One thing that we have always loved about the Kia Soul is what a versatile, adaptable vehicle it is. The car has the interior passenger and cargo space of any SUV (actually more than most SUVs, but we don’t want to brag) combined with the fun, sporty drive of a compact vehicle. The vehicle is also extremely personable, and each has its own unique feel for the customer that buys it. But how can you make your Soul even better? The wide assortment of 2016 Kia Soul accessories might be a good place to start. (more…)

Could a Kia Optima Wagon be Coming to the U.S.?

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015
will there be a kia optima wagon

Will there be a Kia Optima Wagon?

Ever since the Geneva Motor Show last March, there has been one specific vehicle that we just can’t get off our minds. That vehicle is the Kia Sportspace Concept, which you can see in the pictures above. However, to us it means something else. To us, it appears to be Kia Optima Wagon. Ever since its debut we have been dying to know, will there be a Kia Optima Wagon here in the United States? Well now we might be a little closer to knowing. (more…)

Allow us to (Attempt) to Explain How Passenger Volume is Calculated

Thursday, September 17th, 2015
how to calculate passenger volume

How is passenger volume calculated?

Often when we talk about the new vehicles we have here at Serra Kia or make comparisons to other vehicle manufacturers, we will discuss a vehicle specification called passenger volume. While the numbers themselves are usually rather straightforward, how they are calculated can be a bit confusing. So how is passenger volume calculated for our Kia vehicles and others? Allow us to try and explain. (more…)

Redesigned Interior and Exterior Coming with the 2017 Kia Sportage

Monday, September 14th, 2015
what changes were made to the 2017 kia sportage

What changes were made to the 2017 Kia Sportage?

As the official 2017 Kia Sportage unveiling is quickly approaching at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show, Kia has been teasing fans of the vehicle with several photos recently. We now know what the 2017 Kia Sportage will look like inside and out. However, this doesn’t give us a great idea as to what specific changes were made to the 2017 Kia Sportage, although we do have a few ideas. (more…)

How Can I Get Better Fuel Economy In My Kia?

Friday, September 11th, 2015
How Can I Get Better Fuel Economy in my Kia

Here at Serra Kia, one of the things we are best at is problem solving. We are actually doing it all of the time. Whenever we are helping people trying to find a new or used vehicle, or when we are trying to diagnose what is wrong with someone’s vehicle, our sales and service members are always trying to solve problems. Well today we figured we would give it our best shot at solving another problem customers frequently ask us, “How can I get better fuel economy in my Kia?” (more…)

New Features, Engine and Technology Coming in the 2016 Kia Optima

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015
2016 Kia Optima vs 2015 Kia Optima

2016 Kia Optima vs 2015 Kia Optima

This is the moment that we have been waiting for, for quite some time. Full details have finally emerged regarding the 2016 Kia Optima that we will soon have available here in Birmingham AL. We have already looked at some of the highlights of the 2016 Kia Optima, but now we know so much more about what this vehicle will be getting. Allow us to show you some of the changes with a 2016 Kia Optima vs 2015 Kia Optima comparison. (more…)

Make Sure Your Kia Vehicle Doesn’t Become Another Statistic!

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015
how to prevent your kia vehicle from being stolen

How to Prevent Your Kia Vehicle from Being Stolen

One of the things we look forward to the least each year is the release of the National Insurance Crime Bureau’s release of the most stolen vehicles for the previous year. Fortunately, this year there were no Kia vehicles that made the Top 10 list! This is a true testament to the safety and theft prevention systems that Kia puts in their vehicles. However, we want this trend to continue for years to come, which is why we are going to teach a few ways how to prevent your Kia vehicle from being stolen. (more…)