Take a glimpse inside the 2017 Kia Sportage

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia Sportage on Monday, June 19th, 2017 at 9:38 PM
features performance information 2017 Kia Sportage

2017 Kia Sportage specs features information

Crossover SUVs lead the automotive industry in several different categories, the most important being popular with customers. Within the Team Gunther Kia inventory, the top model in that category is the 2017 Kia Sportage. The current version of the Sportage represents the vehicle’s fourth generation and has been upgraded to take on the best nameplates in the class. Changes in materials have made the 2017 Sportage more responsive and maneuverable thanks to a stiffer body structure. Additionally, the current Sportage is the first Kia vehicle to feature the UVO3 infotainment system which supports Android Auto and Apple CarPlay as well as offering eight gigabytes of music storage. You can learn more about the popular crossover SUV by watching the videos below. Read the rest of this entry »

2017 Kia Soul wins award for being top family vehicle pick

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia Soul on Thursday, June 15th, 2017 at 10:14 PM
2017 Kia Soul named to best budget car list for families

2017 Kia Soul named top budget family car pick

Within the available Kia inventory at Team Gunther Kia, the 2017 Kia Soul has to rank as one of the most recognizable. The automaker’s engineers have made the most out of the unique vehicle’s slim dimensions. For the current model year, those efforts have been rewarded by Parents magazine and leading automotive resource Edmunds. The two outlets have collaborated to come up with a list of the 10 best family cars for 2017 and this year’s Kia Soul has been named to it. Team Gunther Kia customers can schedule a test drive with the 2017 Soul by contacting a sale professional today. Read the rest of this entry »

Pensacola offers lots of options for Father’s Day dinner

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and tricks on Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 at 6:04 PM
restaurants open for Father's Day 2017 in Pensacola, FL

Restaurants open for Father’s Day 2017 in Pensacola, FL

With Father’s Day coming up on Sunday (June 18), some of you might still be scrambling to find a gift for dear ol’ dad. A popular option remains taking dad out for dinner on his special day. The sales staff at Team Gunther Kia has put together a brief list of some of our favorite places for restaurants open for Father’s Day 2017 in Pensacola, FL. Hopefully, one of these places has what your dad likes to eat. Some venues may require reservations, be sure to call your top choices as soon as possible to make sure nobody gets disappointed. Read the rest of this entry »

When to Buy a New Car

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and tricks on Saturday, May 27th, 2017 at 6:33 PM
Man pushing his automobile

Should You Trade in Your Vehicle?

Is your car in the shop more often than it’s in your driveway? If so, it may be time to look at getting a new (or new to you) vehicle. While it can be hard to trade in something that has been with you through all your ups and downs, having a safe, reliable vehicle is an important part of living in a modern society. Repairs can sometimes cost more than the value of your vehicle, and can keep piling on.   Read the rest of this entry »

How to Get an Alabama Driver’s License

By blogsadmin | Posted in Safety on Thursday, May 25th, 2017 at 4:23 PM
Girl learning to drive with older man in front seat

Getting Your First License

Earning your driver’s license opens the door for all sorts of freedom and is celebrated by young adults all across the country. There are plenty of ways that being able to drive grants you more autonomy, rather than having to be chauffeured by whoever is willing and available. However, before you can get behind the wheel on your own, there are several steps you will need to complete. Read the rest of this entry »

Kia brings substantial changes to 2018 Rio platform

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia Rio on Tuesday, May 9th, 2017 at 3:50 PM
Changes made to the 2018 Kia Rio

Changes for the 2018 Kia Rio

The Kia Rio has been one of the longest serving models in the automaker’s lineup. An all new version, marking the vehicle’s fourth generation, was unveiled in New York a few months ago. Kia designers in Europe, the U.S. and Korea all collaborated to make the 2018 Kia Rio a class leader by building the car to be a style leader, well-equipped and wonderfully fuel efficient. The changes made for the new 2018 Kia Rio include an upgrade to the vehicle’s infotainment system which includes smartphone integration. Additionally, the 2018 Kia Rio comes in sedan and hatchback body styles. Read the rest of this entry »

Many Mobile farmers markets open for season with more to come

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and tricks on Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 at 1:25 PM
When do farmers markets open in Mobile AL

Farmers Market information Mobile, AL

Farmers markets are wonderful things and there are plenty of options available for residents in and around Mobile. By shopping locally and supporting area farmers, customers of these events can really make a difference in their neighbors’ lives. Additionally, this is a great opportunity to bring home fresh fruits, vegetables and produce. Team Gunther Kia enjoys promoting a healthier community and prides itself on being a resource for more than information about out vehicles. Hopefully one of these spring and summer farmers markets near Mobile, AL will work for your needs. Read the rest of this entry »

Get your Kia UVO system questions answered by Team Gunther experts

By blogsadmin | Posted in Safety on Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 at 10:23 PM
How does Kia UVO work?

Kia UVO infotainment system questions and how to FAQ

Kia vehicles are going through quite the revolution of late. New levels of performance are being explored with the upcoming 2018 Kia Stinger and the status quo in the hybrid world is being challenged with the 2017 Kia Niro. However, the common thread tying the entire lineup together is the constantly evolving Kia UVO infotainment system. As each new version comes online, Kia owners get new features and functions. The most recent change to UVO involves being able to integrate applications from today’s top smartphones into the unit. If you are new to the Kia brand, contact a Team Gunther Kia representative today to see a live demonstration of UVO’s capabilities. Read the rest of this entry »

Brand new 2018 Kia Rio to arrive at Team Gunther Kia in coming months

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia Rio on Monday, April 17th, 2017 at 5:40 PM

What does the new 2018 Kia Rio look like?

The Kia Rio is one of the automaker’s first models to see measurable success in the United States. When the 2018 model year rolls around, the version of the Rio arriving at the dealership’s showroom will be its fourth-generation to be for sale. The 2018 Kia Rio offers a sportier design for both the sedan and hatchback versions, greater comfort across the board and a more refined handling profile for each of its upcoming trim grades. Also appearing in the newly redesigned Kia Rio will be the latest version of the company’s UVO3 infotainment system which will also provide integration for smartphone applications. Read the rest of this entry »

Why you should be taking the 2017 Sportage for a test drive today

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia Sportage on Monday, April 10th, 2017 at 10:24 PM
Should I test drive the 2017 Kia Niro

Which Kia do I need to test drive before buying?

The lineup of Kia coupes, sedans and SUVs available at Team Gunther Kia is more dynamic and exciting than ever before. Customers in the buying cycle often walk into the showroom a little overwhelmed by the brand’s outstanding choices and have a little trouble deciding which 2017 they should take for a test drive. Luckily a reputable outside party is lending a hand. Autotrader has recently named the 2017 Kia Sportage to its list of “Must Test Drive Vehicles.” In order to make the list, the 2017 Sportage had to meet some stringent criteria based on price, performance and available features. Read the rest of this entry »