Archive for the ‘Safety Technology’ Category

Full List of 2019 Kia Vehicle Warning Lights

Tuesday, May 14th, 2019
Closeup of dashboard with "2019 Kia Dashboard Warning Light List and Guide" white text

2019 Kia Dashboard Warning Light List and Guide

When warning lights pop up on your Kia dashboard it isn’t always crystal clear what exactly they mean. Some lights look like others, while some are acronyms that we are unfamiliar with. This guide from Serra Gardendale Kia will give you insight on what each of the dashboard warning lights in your 2019 Kia vehicle means so you know just what your Kia is trying to tell you.  


Kia Sorento Drive Wise Technology

Monday, April 1st, 2019
Grey 2019 Kia Sorento

What Driver-Assist Features Are Available in the 2019 Kia Sorento?

The 2019 Kia Sorento offers drivers a suite of available driver-assist features to help keep you and your passengers safe on the road. We at Serra Gardendale Kia have put together this guide to the Kia Sorento Drive Wise technology to give you a look at what driver-assist features are available when you get behind the wheel of a new 2019 Kia Sorento.


What are the Safety Features of the 2020 Kia Telluride?

Friday, March 15th, 2019
2020 Kia Telluride exterior rear shot with forest green paint color with cargo placed on roof racks while parked in the desert next to a prickly tree

The primary purpose of a full-size SUV is that of power and space, meaning it needs to be able to carry plenty of cargo and passengers while always feeling responsive, not sluggish, on the road. However, due to the high number of possible passengers in a full-size SUV, drivers also want to make sure that their choice of SUV is safe and secure.


How Does Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning Work in a Kia Car?

Sunday, January 13th, 2019
Side View of 2019 Kia Optima with Black Exterior

High-tech features are fascinating, to say the least. How do our cars know to do things before we do? For example, how does Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning work in a Kia Car? Well, one of the best ways to answer that is by seeing it in action. We have a video of Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning right here, so keep on reading and check it out! Then, once you’ve watched it, take a look at our new Kia inventory and find the perfect car for you! (more…)

See Just How Safe the Kia Soul Can Be

Friday, August 31st, 2018
kia soul with text that says "drive wise"

What Are the 2019 Kia Soul Standard Safety Features? 

These days, it’s easy to take safety for granted with our vehicles. But, the truth is, not all vehicles are created equal in this department. Some vehicles are simply safer than others, and some, like the 2019 Kia Soul, come generously equipped with standard safety features rather than making you pay extra for some peace of mind. 


IIHS Awarded its Best Safety Rating to the 2018 Kia Niro

Friday, July 6th, 2018
2018 Kia Niro Diagonal View of Red Exterior

2018 Kia Niro earned a Top Safety Pick Plus rating

Kia cars are known for being some of the safest vehicles on the road today. Moreover, Kia models have been awarded dozens of safety awards in recent years, and the 2018 Kia Niro is the proud owner of the most recent accolade – a Top Safety Pick Plus (TPS+) rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). For those who aren’t familiar with the IIHS scale, TPS+ is the best possible rating that any car can receive from the IIHS. You’re probably wondering how the 2018 Kia Niro earned a Top Safety Pick Plus rating from the IIHS, aren’t you? We’ve got everything you need to know, so keep on reading! (more…)

Which safety features are standard in the 2018 Kia Soul?

Saturday, June 9th, 2018
2018 Kia Soul Side View of Silver Exterior

If you’re a loyal Kia customer, then you’re probably familiar with the company’s impressive legacy of top-notch safety ratings. The safety awards have been coming in for many years now, and they show no signs of slowing down any time soon. In the 2018 production year, the Kia Soul earned a Top Safety Pick Plus rating from the IIHS, and it did so because of the standard safety features that can be found in every single model. Furthermore, the Kia Soul was also recently named one of the 10 Best Family Cars of 2018 by Parents magazine and Edmunds. With such impressive honors added to its legacy, what safety features separate the 2018 Kia Soul from the competition? More specifically, which safety features are standard in the 2018 Kia Soul? (more…)

What Kinds of Safety Equipment will the 2019 Kia Optima Have?

Friday, April 27th, 2018
2019 Kia K900 in White Coloring Driving Down Road

2019 Kia Optima Active Safety Technology and Specifications

The 2019 Kia Optima has been revealed by Kia! We’re excited for this upcoming model and all of the exciting updates and upgrades it brings with it! One of the key additions to the new 2019 model year is the improvement of driver-assistive safety technologies. We’re taking a closer look at the 2019 Kia Optima active safety technology and specifications, so you can see what the new model year offers you!


What is new for the 2019 Kia Optima?

Friday, April 27th, 2018
Front View of 2019 Kia Optima in Silver

2019 Kia Optima Styling Updates and Feature Upgrades

The 2019 Kia Optima has debuted at the New York International Auto Show and it combines new styling with refreshed features and technological advances abound. Today, we’re going to take a look at the 2019 Kia Optima styling updates and feature upgrades. Check out what this upcoming model has in store for you!


What Does the new 2018 Kia Cadenza Have in Store?

Friday, February 23rd, 2018
2018 Kia Cadenza Exterior View in Silver

2018 Kia Cadenza Updates and Features Overview

The new 2018 model year of the Kia Cadenza ushers in a bunch of updates and new features for drivers to enjoy. After fulfilling its first year on the market, the successful Cadenza is back with a redesign, giving drivers more options and access to valuable technologies and amenities. Take a look at the 2018 Kia Cadenza updates and features overview.