Archive for October, 2018

Official 2019 Kia Sorento ‘Ready to be Conquered’ commercial

Tuesday, October 30th, 2018
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! (more…)

Changes to the Kia Stinger in the 2019 Model Year

Wednesday, October 24th, 2018

What’s New for the 2019 Kia Stinger

After an unforgettable debut in the 2018 model year, the Kia Stinger is just getting started. Moreover, as the Stinger returns to the production line for the 2019 model year, Kia is including several new features across it trim levels. With five trims to choose from—2.0L, Premium, GT, GT1, and GT2—there’s a Stinger for just about everyone! So, what are some of the changes to the Kia Stinger in the 2019 model year? Or, in other words, what’s new for the 2019 Kia Stinger? (more…)

Where Can I Pick My Own Pumpkin in the Gardendale area?

Friday, October 19th, 2018
Pumpkins and Other Seasonal Produce

Are There Any Pumpkin Patches near Gardendale, AL?

As countless residents of the Gardendale area already know, this is a beautiful place to live. As much as we love bigger cities like Birmingham, there is definitely something to be said for living near a downtown atmosphere but not quite in it. At the same time, however, there are some trade-offs. When you live further away, that also means you’ll have less access to certain resources, such as your favorite stores, restaurants, etc. On the other side of the coin, living closer to the city means fewer rural resources, such as pumpkin patches. Because of this—and the looming arrival of Halloween—many of our customers have been asking us questions like “Are there any pumpkin patches near Gardendale, AL?” and “Where can I pick my own pumpkin in the Gardendale area?” We have everything you need to know, so keep on reading! (more…)

Does the 2019 Kia Forte have wireless charging?

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018
2019 Kia Forte Rear View of Red Exterior

When Kia announced the all-new 2019 Forte, there were countless questions circulating through the automotive industry. At Serra Gardendale Kia, for example, we received many inquiries about the engine, performance specs, features, and technology systems of the 2019 Kia Forte. For instance, we’ve already told you that the 2019 Kia Forte comes with standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, but that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Among all the questions still buzzing through the air, one of the most popular in recent weeks has been, “Does the 2019 Kia Forte have wireless charging?” We have the answer and more information, so keep on reading! (more…)

What is the 2019 Kia Sorento maximum towing capacity?

Monday, October 15th, 2018
2019 Kia Sorento facing the sunset

How much can the 2019 Kia Sorento tow?

The Kia Sorento has seen a lot of success in recent memory and the 2019 production year is sure to be no different. With a wide variety of features, plenty of power, and several state-of-the-art systems strewn throughout its trim levels, the Kia Sorento is—beyond a shadow of a doubt—an incredibly well-rounded vehicle. In regard to its power, the 2019 Kia Sorento is available with two engine options: a four-cylinder and a V6. The former produces up to 185 horsepower and 178 pound-feet of torque while the latter roars out 290 horsepower and 252 pound-feet of torque. Naturally, all of that power can be put to very good use; and yes, that includes towing! So, exactly how much can the 2019 Kia Sorento tow? Or, if you’re the heavy-duty type, then you may be wondering, “What is the 2019 Kia Sorento maximum towing capacity?” Either way, we have everything you need to know, so keep on reading. (more…)

How much can the 2019 Kia Sportage tow?

Thursday, October 11th, 2018
2018 Kia Sportage Diagonal View of Mineral Silver

Kia cars are known for being versatile vehicles due to their engine specs, fuel economy ratings, extensive lists of features, and more. For several of the SUV models, another important asset is the ability to tow! The Kia Sportage, for example, can deliver on all the aforementioned fronts, including towing! So, how much can the 2019 Kia Sportage tow? We have everything you need to know, so keep on reading! (more…)

How much cargo space is in the 2018 Kia Sedona?

Sunday, October 7th, 2018
2018 Kia Sedona Diagonal View of Black Exterior

If you’re looking for a minivan that can comfortably fit you, your crew, and all of your stuff, too, then the 2018 Kia Sedona is an excellent candidate! As a matter of fact, this classic minivan is known for doing exactly that. So, how much cargo space is in the 2018 Kia Sedona? The answer, of course, depends on the configuration of your Sedona. If all of the seats are upright, then you can’t fit nearly as much luggage, gear, etc. On the other hand, if all the seats are folded down, then you’ll have a cavernous cargo capacity to work with. Keep on reading to learn the exact measurements of the 2018 Kia Sedona cargo space! (more…)

2019 Kia Stinger Exterior Paint Color Options

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018
2019 Kia Stinger in Red, White, and Blue Paint Colors

When the Stinger stormed the GT segment last year, the world saw Kia in an entirely new light. No longer just another automaker with affordable, well-rounded vehicles, Kia quickly established itself as an all-around top contender. Needless to say, countless customers can’t wait to claim a Kia Stinger in the 2019 model year. Better yet, they can choose from the 2019 Kia Stinger exterior paint color options! So, what are the color options for the 2019 Kia Stinger? (more…)