Kia could finally be making some major changes to the Sedona — for 2022

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Sedona on Thursday, September 10th, 2020 at 2:11 PM
A photo of the 2021 Kia Sedona parked by a Kia facility.

When is the Kia Sedona getting redesigned? 

Regardless of how you feel about minivans, these platforms still present the best and most efficient way to move large numbers of people or large amounts of cargo. For Kia customers interested in this kind of capability, they will want to ask a Team Gunther Kia product expert about the Kia Sedona. For all the great things the minivan has to offer, its design is started to look dated. So, when is the Kia Sedona getting redesigned? Well, if the professional automotive journalists at CarAndDriver.com are right, (and they usually are) we could see an all-new Sedona platform arrive at our showroom for the 2022 model year. Let’s take a look at what reporter Joey Capparella believes will be included with a potential new 2022 Kia Sedona.  Read the rest of this entry »

Have you met the 2021 Kia K5 yet? Now is your chance

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia K5 on Monday, August 31st, 2020 at 6:18 PM
A front left quarter photo of the 2021 Kia K5.

What does the 2021 Kia K5 look like? 

The Kia Optima faithfully served thousands of owners over the course of its lifecycle in the Team Gunther Kia lineup. However, everything comes to an end in one way or another. If you’re going to be in the market for a midsize sedan in the near future, we would like to introduce you to the new kid on the block, the Kia K5. When the announcement was made that our manufacturing partner was going to discontinuing the Optima, people were very quick to ask, ‘What does the 2021 Kia K5 look like?’ The sleek sedan has aggressive styling and an athletic stance on the road which belies is strong performance scores and a long list of standard equipment. Since this is such a new platform, our team of product experts thought it would be a good idea to share a few photos of the 2021 Kia K5 with you. If you’d like to learn more, schedule an appointment with us today.  Read the rest of this entry »

Take your tech with you in the 2021 Kia K5

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia K5 on Thursday, August 27th, 2020 at 7:43 PM
A photo of the touchscreen display in the 2021 Kia K5.

Can I stream music on the stereo in the 2021 Kia K5? 

There are several automakers that are all but abandoning cars as a platform that will available to their customers. Kia is not doing that, and in fact, they have introduced a new sedan to its roster for the first time in a while, the all-new K5. In many ways, the latest addition to the Kia sedan lineup is replacing the Optima, but the outgoing model’s contribution to the brand won’t soon be forgotten. We already know that the new sedan will have strong performance specs and fuel economy scores. But, a lot of people visiting the Team Gunther Kia showroom want to know, ‘Can I stream music on the stereo in the 2021 Kia K5?’ Yes, they can. The 2021 K5 will be equipped with one of the most advanced audio systems Kia has available. Let’s take a closer look.  Read the rest of this entry »

Are you ready for the 2021 Kia Sedona to arrive?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Sedona on Monday, August 24th, 2020 at 7:39 PM
A left profile photo of the 2021 Kia Sedona parked by a building.

Performance Specs and Feature Upgrades for the 2021 Kia Sedona 

Regardless of where you come down in the minivan versus crossover SUV debate, the former is often able to haul more people and/or more cargo than the latter. That is certainly the case when it comes to the Kia entry in this specific corner of the automotive industry. Product experts working at the Tam Gunther Kia showroom have recently found out about the performance specs and feature upgrades for the 2021 Kia Sedona and they are very eager to get this information out into the world. For the new model year, Kia has streamlined the trim ladder – eliminating the L trim. Customers will still have several choices to consider among the remaining three versions, LX, EX and SX. Let’s take a look at a few things that should get you as excited as we to see what this vehicle has to offer.  Read the rest of this entry »

Kia skirts premium fuel requirements on its lineup

By Product Expert | Posted in Tips and tricks on Monday, August 3rd, 2020 at 9:47 AM
A stock photo of a gas pump showing different grades of fuel.

Do any Kia vehicles require premium-grade fuel? 

Have you ever been filling your vehicle with gas and wondered who is paying more for premium gas or what premium gas actually does? As the new model year of Kia cars and crossover SUVs start to roll into the Team Gunther Kia showroom, our team has been faced with people asking, ‘Do any Kia vehicles require premium-grade fuel,’ and we thought we could help clear things up before they visit us. By and large, all 2020 and 2021 Kia vehicles are designed to run on regular-grade gasoline that is 87-octane or higher. The only vehicle in the Kia lineup that has a premium gas recommendation is the Stinger. Let’s take a look at some information that you might need.  Read the rest of this entry »

The Kia Niro has so much more than fuel economy to offer

By Product Expert | Posted in Uncategorized on Friday, July 24th, 2020 at 12:57 PM
A photo of the Niro badge used on the back of the 2020 Kia Niro.

What is available with the 2020 Kia Niro? 

Just about every automaker operating in the United States has jumped into the hybrid vehicle segment of the automotive industry. Kia offers several hybrid options that can be found at several key points of its roster. There is one model, in particular, we plan on highlighting today. So, what is available with the 2020 Kia Niro? We already know that the 2020 Niro will be able to deliver combined fuel economy scores of up to 50 miles per gallon in the city and on the highway. However, there is so much more that will be available to buyers. A few Team Gunther Kia product experts were searching for something for other customers and came across these videos. Hopefully, they will give you the information, and the push, you need to make an appointment with us today. Our showroom is open, and our team is ready to help you with anything you need.  Read the rest of this entry »

The 2021 K5 balances performance and efficiency

By Product Expert | Posted in Dealership news, Kia K5 on Thursday, July 23rd, 2020 at 3:11 PM
A photo of the 2021 Kia K5 parked on a building's roof.

2021 Kia K5 Performance Specs and Fuel Economy Scores 

Anytime a new vehicle is introduced to the Kia lineup, it’s cause for celebration. Now that the 2021 Kia K5 has officially arrived at the Team Gunther Kia showroom, our team has really taken advantage of the opportunity to learn more about it. After examining the performance specs and fuel economy scores of the 2021 Kia K5, our team is very confident that it will be a hit with people looking to balance performance and fuel economy inside of the midsize sedan class of the global automotive industry. The 2021 K5 uses a new Kia chassis architecture that is stronger, longer, wider and lower than the platform employed by the automaker’s previous sedan model. Let’s take a closer look at what our team found.  Read the rest of this entry »

Kia delivers a new accessory package for an already popular crossover SUV

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Telluride on Thursday, July 16th, 2020 at 7:24 PM
A front right quarter photo of the 2020 Kia Telluride Nightfall Edition.

What is the Nightfall Edition for the 2020 Kia Telluride? 

The products that our manufacturing partner produces always impress us. And, nothing has impressed us and the automotive world more than the Kia Telluride. In the time the Telluride has been available at the Team Gunther Kia showroom, it has racked up several major awards including MotorTrend’s SUV of the Year, World Car of the Year and North American Utility Vehicle of the Year. What more could be wrung from the Telluride? How about a new accessory package that delivers a completely new attitude? So, what is the Nightfall Edition for the 2020 Kia Telluride? The automaker’s design team used a blacked-out aesthetic and several exclusive accent elements to give buyers another choice when they’re considering the powerful, three-row crossover SUV. Let’s take a look at what it has to offer.  Read the rest of this entry »

Read this before you visit the 2021 Kia K5 in our showroom

By Product Expert | Posted in Dealership news, Kia K5 on Tuesday, July 7th, 2020 at 8:18 AM
A front-end photo of the 2021 Kia K5 on the highway.

Is the 2021 Kia K5 different than the Kia Optima? 

Kia is one of the most nimble and innovative automakers in the world. Its lineup is filled with vehicles that can meet just about any owner’s needs and budget. Over the last few weeks, word has started to leak out about something new coming to dealerships like Team Gunther Kia. So, is the 2021 Kia K5 different than the Kia Optima? The short answer is, yes. Kia has been using the K5 name for the Optima in foreign markets for a while now and decided to streamline its naming conventions for 2021. For the coming model year, the Kia K5 will feature a bold exterior that has taken some inspiration from the Stinger and it will ride on the automaker’s new chassis architecture.   Read the rest of this entry »

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
A stock photo of a pen resting on some loan paperwork.

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 »