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 2017 Kia Sportage East Syracuse NY

Everything you want to know about the 2017 Kia Sportage

Historically, people have liked sedans and hatchbacks more, however, SUVs have started making their impact in today’s automotive world since many new SUVs have been declared car of the year during the past few years. This year as well has seen many new arrivals of SUVs attracting lots of attention. With people’s increased love affair with their cars, car manufacturers have decided to keep that love affair going. One such SUV launch attracting attention is the 2017 Kia Sportage.

Kia Sportage Sporty Front End and Color Options

The new 2017 Kia Sportage doesn’t look much different than previous versions, but Kia chose to give it a nose job with a sportier looking front end. Overall, it doesn’t look like a sports car, but the front end is unique compared to previous versions.
The Kia Sportage comes in a variety of color options. Here are your color choices.
•    Clear White
•    Sparkling Silver
•    Snow Pearl White
•    Hyper Red
•    Burnished Copper
•    Pacific Blue
•    Mineral Silver
All these colors are so eye catching it’s hard to take your eyes off the Kia Sportage when it drives by.

2017 Kia Sportage Performance

This is one of the quickest SUVs in its class having 245 horsepower and torque of 260 lb.-ft. @1450 ~ 3500 rpm. It is much quicker and powerful than similar SUVs since most have 181 horsepower engines. Its turbo provides energy in an old school way which makes it unique compared to its rivals.

The interior of the Kia Sportage is designed for comfort, is more streamlined and sophisticated, plus it has a much improved sound insulation making it one of the quieter SUVs in its class. The Sportage seats five passengers comfortably and comes with standard cloth upholstery. In addition, the available interior features include leather seating, a power driver’s seat, power-adjustable passenger seats, heated steering wheel, ventilated front seats and heated front seats.

Other options that you can get are a huge sunroof, keyless entry, front and rear parking sensors, a rearview camera and 7-inch touch-screen infotainment system with six speakers, satellite radio and Bluetooth. Other available features include heated side mirrors, dual-zone automatic climate control, push-button start, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, HD Radio, a Harman Kardon audio system, blind spot monitoring, rear cross traffic alert, automatic high beams, lane departure warning, automatic pre-collision braking, and a hands-free power liftgate.
Add an extra $1500 to get all-wheel drive. Its price range varies from $23200 to $32700. The Sportage comes in three trim levels with a variety of features. Here are the models and its price ranges.
  
•    Kia Sportage LX – $23,200
•    Kia Sportage EX – $25,700
•    Kia Sportage SX Turbo – $ 32,700


The 2017 Kia Sportage comes with all the gadgets and comfort we expect from an SUV, plus aggressive pricing. So don’t wait, come test drive a Kia Sportage at our East Syracuse dealership. We’re close to Fulton and Auburn, NY.
 


This entry was posted in Kia of East Syracuse and tagged 2017 Kia Sportage, Kia Sportage, Kia Dealer, East Syracuse NY on 03/29/2017 at 11:30 AM

 2017 Kia Forte

 Differences Between the 2017 Kia Forte and Forte5

Car makers like Kia have been bringing to market many sensational styled cars that are loved by Kia fans for years. This year is no different, Kia is ready to launch the 2017 Kia Forte5, the latest edition to the Forte series. If you’re curious about what the differences are between the Kia Forte5 and the Forte, here are points of comparison to help. 
First, let’s dig into some features about Forte and then we will move on to the Forte5.


The 2017 Kia Forte is loved by many due to its exceptional number of features. For someone on a budget looking for affordability, the Forte is the perfect compact car for low budgets. It’s packed with features that many expensive cars don’t have.

  • All models come with a 2.0L powertrain engine.
  • Inspired by the 2016 Optima, the Forte has a wider nose connecting the headlights giving it a unique look.
  • There are three different trim options, LX, which is the base model, S, which is the new sporty version and the third option is EX, which contains LED taillights and Smart Keys.
  • The S and EX models come with different features, such as a 7-inch touch screen which can be connected to your phone in order to control your phone operations while driving.
  •  A new technological feature is Dynamic Bending Light that instead of headlights fixed shining straight ahead are designed to turn as the steering wheel turns to help illuminate what’s around curves and corners.
  •  The Forte contains superb safety measures such as front collision warning system, lane keep assist and blind spot detection making sure a person can feel safe. 
  • The gas mileage is great as well, so tight budgets don’t have to worry about stopping for gas that often.
  • There is ample an ample amount of passenger and cargo space with room for five and a good amount of cargo.

The 2017 Kia Forte5

2017 Kia Forte5


Kia Forte5 comes with the same features as the Forte, but the big visual difference is it’s a hatchback body style. 

  • With the hatchback, there is added storage capacity increasing the number from 14.9 cubic feet to 23.2 cubic feet of storage.
  • Also exclusive to the Forte5 is it can be equipped with a special engine in the SX trim level. It’s powered by a turbocharged 1.6 liter four cylinder engine. Giving it 201 horsepower and 195 feet-pound of torque.
  • The engine can be paired with a six-speed manual transmission or seven-speed dual-clutch automated manual.   


The biggest differences are the body style, price range, engine performance, fuel economy, and cargo space. It all depends on what you’re looking for, sporty or family car.
To find out for sure, come test drive a Forte today here at Kia of East Syracuse. Located in East Syracuse, NY and nearby Syracuse, Fulton and Auburn.
 


This entry was posted in Kia of East Syracuse and tagged 2017 Kia Forte, 2017 Kia Forte5, Kia dealer, Syracuse NY on 03/28/2017 at 3:31 PM

2016 Kia Sedona - Kia of East Syracuse - East Syracuse, NY

As minivans are the most popular family vehicles, there are many good minivans released this year by all popular car brands. When discussing which minivan is the best, the 2016 Kia Sedona often gets mentioned because for its price of just $26,400, the minivan returns a lot of value through its interior and exterior features. For those residing in East Syracuse, NY, looking for an affordable 2016 Kia Sedona; visit Kia of East Syracuse who offers their Kia cars with regular promos and discounts. Here is a closer look at the cool features and specs of the 2016 Kia Sedona.

Design

While most minivans look boring, the 2016 Kia Sedona manages to mix sportiness and style that other minivans fail to do. It has a wide front bumper that holds projector beam halogen headlights and automatic fog lights Moving to the sides of the Sedona are dual power sliding doors that are utilized through smart keyless entry. In addition, the sides of the vehicle feature 18” alloy wheels and body colored side mirrors, which have power heated and folded capabilities. On the back of the Sedona is a power-automatic tailgate entry that also utilizes smart keyless entry.

Stepping inside the 2016 Sedona, there is a lot of space ideal for transporting 8 passengers. The interior of the vehicle features leather front and rear seats with power and manual adjustable features as well as ergonomic lumbar support to provide essential comfort to all passengers. Up front, the cabin features a front panel that holds multiple instruments such as, multiple cup holders, storage compartments, plenty of cargo space, power windows and power locks.

Performance

To transport all family members from point A to point B efficiently, the 2016 Sedona has a 3.3 liter V6 engine that allows the minivan to travel on maximum speeds of 276 horsepower with 248 pound feet of torque. Its engine is also coupled with a 6-speed automatic transmission and Dual Continuously variable Valve Timing (CVVT), which allows the minivan to save on fuel consumption while performing optimally on the road.

Safety

Aside from having amazing technology, the 2016 Sedona has a multitude of safety features. These include an anti-theft alarm system that effectively monitors all outside movement. This system even has its own automatic engine immobilizer that temporarily suspends all engine operations temporarily. The vehicle also has integrated crumple zones that prevent passengers from experiencing harm in a frontal collision brought about by objects from the engine or front bumper penetrating through the cabin of the vehicle. In addition, the Sedona also has multiple suspension safety features that include:

  • Tire-pressure Monitoring System
  • Vehicle Stability Assist with Traction Control
  • Anti-lock Brakes
  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Electronic Brake Distribution
  • 4-wheel ABS
  • Traction Control

The interior of the 2016 Sedona is also protected by essential safety features such as, multiple airbags, front and rear seatbelts, child safety fasteners, and child safety locks.

Technology

One of the greatest advantages of owning the 2016 Kia Sedona is the minivan is packed with exterior and interior technology. Outside the minivan, the vehicle features dual power sliding doors that allow easy access inside and outside the van. It also has dual power heated side mirrors that are useful for driving under colder temperatures. In addition, these mirrors have power foldable features which are useful for parking the minivan safely on narrow parking zones. Other amazing exterior tech features you can expect are:

  • Front Collision Warning
  • Backup Camera
  • Backup Sensors
  • Blind Zone Alert Sensors

The interior of the 2016 Sedona LX also has some very amazing technology such as:

  • Multi-instrument Front Panel that includes
    • Kia UVO Entertainment System
    • Navigation
    • SiriusXM Satellite Radio
    • Multiple fuel gauges and odometers.
    • LCD Screen with Touch-Screen Interface
  • Steering Wheel Controls, including Cruise Control
  • USB/Auxiliary Ports for Mobile Device Synchronization

Kia of East Syracuse specializes in KIA new or used model cars and SUVs. Located in East Syracuse, New York. Serving customers near SyracuseFultonAuburnUtica, RochesterWatertownMorrisvilleRome, and Norwich.


This entry was posted in Kia of East Syracuse and tagged kia, kia sedona, new kia, new minivan, kia cars, kia dealer on 10/18/2016 at 1:48 PM

 2016 Kia Optima EX Sedan - Kia of East Syracuse - East Syracuse, NY

When the topic of best mid-sized sedans get discussed by many car enthusiasts, the 2016 Kia Optima often gets mentioned because of its affordability, performance, reliability, and safety. The 2016 Optima is available at en extremely affordable $22,140 and to those residing in Auburn, NY, Kia of East Syracuse is the best dealership to visit as they offer their Kia cars at awesome prices. When visiting this popular dealership, be sure to take the Kia Optima for a test drive. Here are all of its cool features. 

Design

The 2016 Kia Optima is an extremely sporty sedan as it has angular curves designed all over its body kit. It also has a wide front bumper that features HID headlights and automatic fog lights. Supporting the Optima on each side are 17” alloy wheels that match well with power-foldable side mirrors that have their own heated features. Behind the Optima is a power trunk release that utilizes smart keyless entry. The rear of the vehicle even features a single exhaust tip with chrome finish.

Moving inside the cabin of the 2016 Kia Optima, there is more than ample room for 5 passengers who get to sit on leather front and rear seats with power and manual adjustable features. These seats even have ergonomic lumbar support to provide added comfort especially on long road trips. Furthermore, the cabin also features a lot of utility features such as, multiple cup holders, storage compartments, cargo space, power windows and power locks.

Performance

The 2016 Kia Optima runs on a very powerful and efficient 2.4 liter 4-cylinder engine, the Optima is designed to reach maximum speeds of 185 horsepower with 178 pound feet of torque effortlessly. Its engine is also coupled with a 6-speed shift-able automatic transmission and variable valve timing that allows fuel efficiency.

Safety

The 2016 Kia Optima provides a lot of value even as a used vehicle because of its essential safety features. Outside, the sedan has an anti-theft alarm system that efficiently monitors all external movement. This alarm system even has its own engine immobilizer that deploys in the event of a vehicular theft. It also runs on daytime running headlights that keep the vehicle more visible during the day. Other safety features worth mentioning are:

  • Tire-pressure Monitoring System
  • Vehicle Stability Assist with Traction Control
  • Anti-lock Brakes
  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Electronic Brake Distribution
  • 4-wheel ABS
  • Traction Control

Inside, the 2016 Kia Optima EX also has a lot of safety features such as:

  • Multiple Airbags
  • Front and rear seat seatbelts
  • Child Seat Fasteners
  • Child Safety Locks

Technology

For those who require vehicles with modern technology, the 2015 Optima is indeed ideal as the sedan has many amazing features. Outside, it has remote keyless entry system that utilizes smart key fob sensing to lock/unlock all vehicle entrances and power tailgate release simultaneously. The key fob sensing feature requires the vehicle key to be with drivers at all times. It also has power-adjustable mirrors which can be controlled inside the vehicle. These mirrors even have their own heating feature which is useful for driving in colder climates. Other tech features of the sedan are:

  • Backup Sensors
  • Rear View Camera
  • Front Collision Warning

Moving to the technology side of the 2016 Kia Optima, the sedan’s cabin has many amazing tech features such as:   

  • Multi-instrument Front Panel that includes
    • Kia UVO Entertainment System
    • LCD Touch Screen
    • Navigation
    • SiriusXM Satellite Radio
    • Multiple fuel gauges and odometers.
  • Steering Wheel Controls including Cruise Control
  • USB/Auxiliary Ports for Mobile Device Synchronization

 

 Kia of East Syracuse specializes in KIA new or used model cars and SUVs. Located in East Syracuse, New York. Serving customers near SyracuseFultonAuburnUtica, RochesterWatertownMorrisvilleRome, and Norwich.


This entry was posted in Kia of East Syracuse and tagged kia, kia optima, new kia, new car, kia sedan, new sedan, kia cars, kia dealer on 10/18/2016 at 1:44 PM

 2016 Kia Forte - Kia of East Syracuse - East Syracuse, NY

When shopping for a subcompact car, a popular design preferred by many buyers is that of the hatchback kind. The 2016 Kia Rio is an awesome subcompact vehicle that comes in sedan and hatchback form and offers so many wonderful specs and features. The Rio is one of the most fuel efficient vehicles in its segment and also offers a powerful engine. This hatchback also has modern technology and utility as well as all the essential safety features that make $15,495 seem like a steal to pay for. For those residing in Syracuse, NY, Kia of East Syracuse is a very popular dealership that offers their Kia cars at extremely affordable rates.

Design

The exterior features of the 2016 Rio Hatchback should appeal to all age groups as the vehicle features a sporty and elegant design. It has a front bumper that features halogen headlights and projector-beam fog lights. Moving to each side of the vehicle, the Rio sports 16” aluminum wheels that match well with body-colored side mirrors. Finally, in the back of the vehicle is an automatic tailgate release that is powered by Kia’s remote keyless entry system. This system also simultaneously powers all vehicle doors automatically.

While most other subcompact sedans have very limited cabin space, the 2016 Kia Rio SX Hatchback contains some very fine leather and fabrics and also holds front and rear leather seats that are designed with lumbar support as well as power and manual adjust features. Additionally, the cabin also features multiple instrumentations in the form of cargo space, storage compartments, multiple cup holders, power windows, and power locks.

Performance

The 2016 Rio Hatchback is a speedy subcompact car that is able to deliver one of the best fuel economy ratings among other vehicles in its segment.  It has a powerful 1.6 liter Inline 4-cylinder engine that propels the vehicle at maximum speeds of 138 horsepower with 123 pound feet of torque. This engine is also designed to provide valuable fuel economy with its 6-speed shift-able automatic transmission and variable valve timing.

Safety

The 2016 Rio  Hatchback is truly a vehicle that users can feel safe in as it contains so many essential safety features such as an anti-theft system that monitors all outside movement in the vehicle. This system automatically alerts users in the event of a vehicular break-in and even has its very own engine immobilizer that keeps the engine suspended temporarily. In addition, the subcompact car has on road safety features such as:

  • Tire-pressure Monitoring System
  • Lane Departure Sensors
  • Anti-Lock Braking System
  • Vehicle Stability Assist with Traction Control
  • Electronic Brake Distribution

To keep all passengers safe at all times, the 2016 Kia Rio Hatchback has a lot of safety features such as, front and side-curtain airbags, front and rear seatbelts, child seat fasteners and child safety locks.

Technology

As Kia is well-known for engineering modern technology, the 2016 Rio Hatchback is packed with amazing features. Outside, the sedan has smart keyless entry system that automatically locks/unlocks all car doors automatically via key fob sensing. This system requires users to have the vehicle’s key with them at all times to unlock/lock all car doors. In addition, the Rio also features a rear view camera that transmits live video feed of the vehicle’s rear to the Kia UVO entertainment system inside the vehicle. Other tech features of the vehicle are:

  • Backup Sensors
  • Front Collision Warning
  • Automatic Tailgate Release

Inside the 2016 Rio Hatchback, there are many tech features such as:

 

  • Multi-instrument Front Panel that includes
    • Kia UVO Audio System
    • Navigation
    • SiriusXM Satellite Radio
    • Multiple fuel gauges and odometers.
  • Steering Wheel controls including Cruise Control
  • USB/Auxiliary Ports for Mobile Device Synchronization

Kia of East Syracuse specializes in KIA new or used model cars and SUVs. Located in East Syracuse, New York. Serving customers near SyracuseFultonAuburnUtica, RochesterWatertownMorrisvilleRome, and Norwich.


This entry was posted in Kia of East Syracuse and tagged Kia, Kia Rio, New Kia, New Hatchback, Kia Cars, Kia Dealer on 10/18/2016 at 1:36 PM

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