If money is tight, don’t wait until you miss a payment to ask for options

By Product Expert | Posted in Tips and tricks on Thursday, June 25th, 2020 at 2:39 PM
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What happens if I miss a car loan payment? 

In the time of COVID-19, people are being faced with very hard choices. The true toll of the economic impact of this crisis may never be accurately tallied. If someone has lost their job or is just waiting for the other shoe to drop, they could very easily fall into a very difficult financial situation. You might be doing your books for next month about now and may be wondering, ‘What happens if I miss a car loan payment?’ The last thing a struggling person needs is more uncertainty, so the financial experts at Team Gunther Kia want to help in any way we can. Let’s take a look at what our team came up with.  Read the rest of this entry »

Kia gets creative to tout upgrades for new vehicles

By Product Expert | Posted in Uncategorized on Wednesday, June 24th, 2020 at 1:36 PM
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2020 Kia Vehicle Feature Videos 

There are a lot of exciting things happening with the latest Kia inventory to arrive at the Team Gunther Kia showroom. Popular models like the Forte and Sportage are picking up some new equipment that will raise each vehicle’s profile in a couple of the most competitive segments in the automotive industry. These 2020 Kia vehicle feature videos will give customers an exhilarating look at some coveted equipment like the smart trunk, backup camera, rear cross-traffic collision warning and remote ignition. Kia has always stood out from the pack by positioning itself as one of the most affordable-to-buy and own manufacturers in the industry. That certainly isn’t changing. These videos prove that an automaker can include popular features without breaking the bank. If you want to start the pre-ordering process, make an appointment with us today.  Read the rest of this entry »

Want a look at the 2021 Seltos from the comfort of home?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Seltos on Tuesday, June 16th, 2020 at 1:28 PM
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Review videos for the 2021 Kia Seltos 

Pardon us for not sounding terribly objective, but we think the lineup of Kia crossover SUVs available at the Team Gunther Kia showroom. The addition of the 2021 Kia Seltos only strengthens that belief in our lineup. Our manufacturing partner has done an excellent job of producing a nimble and efficient platform that can easily navigate crowded city streets or help people get to their favorite camping grounds. If you are looking for some outside opinions examining the vehicle, a few of our product experts found these review videos for the 2021 Kia Seltos from Kelley Blue Book. It becomes apparent very quickly that the professionals at KBB.com have as many good things to say about the newest member of the Kia crossover SUV family. Let’s take a look at more information.  Read the rest of this entry »

Do you like to gamble with how much gas is left in the tank?

By Product Expert | Posted in Uncategorized on Monday, June 15th, 2020 at 2:19 PM
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How far can a Kia vehicle drive on empty? 

Each new Kia vehicle in the Team Gunther Kia showroom ranks among the most efficient models of its respective automotive industry class. This is certainly an excellent feature and an important reason people continually choose Kia vehicles. However, the question people actually want to be answered is, ‘How far can a Kia vehicle drive on empty?’ Team Gunther Kia is in the customer service business after all and some of our product experts did a little research during their precious little free time. The answers they found came from the website, TankOnEmpty.com. It uses crowd-sourced data to provide a broad overall picture of what each model can do. Since it uses input from several model years, it may differ from your vehicle’s performance.  Read the rest of this entry »

Kill all the germs living in your vehicle at Team Gunther Kia

By Product Expert | Posted in Dealership news, Local Events, Safety on Wednesday, May 27th, 2020 at 12:34 PM
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Vehicle Disinfection Service near Daphne, AL 

Without question, the COVID-19 virus has completely changed the way we go about the most mundane daily tasks. With that, businesses across the country have been finding new and innovative ways to continue to meet their customers’ needs in this difficult time. Team Gunther Kia is no different. Since the crisis started, our management team implemented strict cleaning protocols that require the regular sanitizing of work areas and customer lounges. We have also extended that attention to detail and protection to the customers using our service department. Let’s take a look at the Team Gunther Kia vehicle disinfection service near Daphne, AL.   Read the rest of this entry »

Get an early peek at some new Kia vehicles before they arrive

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Forte, Kia Sorento on Monday, May 18th, 2020 at 12:46 PM
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What’s new for the Kia Forte and Kia Sorento? 

The lineup of new vehicles available in the Team Gunther Kia showroom represents a wide variety of sedans, wagons and crossover SUVs. Each of these vehicles has something special to offer its eventual owner in terms of performance, features and efficiency. If you have been wondering, ‘What’s new for the Kia Forte and Kia Sorento,’ Team Gunther Kia product experts found some interesting videos for you to watch. The 2020 Kia Forte GT is a compact sedan that borrows some inspiration from the Stinger. Customers interested in the newest version of the Kia Sorento crossover SUV are in for something very special for the 2021 model year. Take a look at these in-depth videos for an early look at both vehicles. Let us know if you have any questions about either of them.  Read the rest of this entry »

The 2021 Kia Seltos picks up its first industry award

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Seltos, New features on Thursday, May 14th, 2020 at 9:53 PM
A photo of the Seltos badge used by the 2021 Kia Seltos.

How good is the 2021 Kia Seltos? 

The day of the crossover SUV has come. These vehicles are popular with Team Gunther Kia customers for a lot of reasons. However, the segment’s overall flexibility is going to be at the top of a lot of lists. If you’ve been wondering, ‘How good is the 2021 Kia Seltos,’ our team recently received word that the vehicle has won its first industry award. Future owners of the 2021 Seltos who might be getting ready to graduate will be able to have one of the 10 best vehicles for recent college grads. Autotrader evaluated several new vehicles and found that those looking to move on to the next stage of their lives will want to learn more. Let’s take a closer look at why you should learn more about the 2021 Seltos.  Read the rest of this entry »

Kia offers smart options for accessing SUV cargo bays

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Sorento, Kia Sportage, Kia Telluride on Thursday, May 7th, 2020 at 2:53 PM
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2020 Kia Crossover SUVs with hands-free liftgate near Mobile, AL 

Staying away from people and keeping our hands clean are two of the best ways to prevent catching and spreading COVID-19. Customers looking to avoid touching things that don’t need to be touched should be making an appointment with a Team Gunther Kia product expert. The dealership is home to several 2020 Kia crossover SUVs with a hands-free liftgate near Mobile, AL. Potential owners will be able to choose among three options, including the 2020 Kia Telluride, 2020 Kia Sportage and 2020 Kia Sorento. Our team thought that this would become a popular feature in these trying times and they wanted to make sure customers could quickly identify their available options. Let’s take a look at what they came up with.  Read the rest of this entry »

New vehicle engines need some special handling for a while

By Product Expert | Posted in Dealership news, Tips and tricks on Tuesday, April 28th, 2020 at 1:03 AM
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Does a new car engine have a break-in period? 

The lineup of new vehicles available at the Team Gunther Kia showroom are, generally speaking, more efficient and more reliable than ever before. Automakers have a lot of reasons for making these improvements which make Kia sedans, hatchbacks and crossover SUVs easier to own. If you’re in the market for one of these new vehicles and you’ve been wondering, ‘Does a new car engine have a break-in period,’ Team Gunther Kia product experts have the answer. For the most part, changes in the way engines are built have all but eliminated the traditional break-in period, but there are still some things you should know. Let’s take a look at what our team found.  Read the rest of this entry »

Minivans continue to offer tons of space and advanced features, take a look today

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Sedona, New features, Technology on Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020 at 6:00 PM
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What does the 2020 Kia Sedona look like? 

The lineup of new Kia vehicles available at Team Gunther Kia contains just about every model the automaker has to offer. The vehicle that our team of product experts would like to point out today is one of the manufacturer’s most versatile. So, what does the 2020 Kia Sedona look like? At first blush, it might seem like a sedate minivan. However, Kia has built the 2020 Sedona to offer plenty of interior space and some of the most advanced technology available in the segment. Some of the available features include a rear-seat entertainment system with an on-board DVD player. Take a look at these photos to get a better idea of what it has to offer. Customers can start the pre-ordering process for the 2020 Kia Sedona today by calling, 877-885-7998.  Read the rest of this entry »