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The 2022 Kia Forte Is Available in Daphne, AL!

Thursday, December 2nd, 2021
2022 Kia Forte

What’s New on the 2022 Kia Forte? 

The 2022 Kia Forte is available at Team Gunther Kia in Daphne, AL! We know what you’re itching to learn though! What’s new on the 2022 Kia Forte? Here, we give you the lowdown! 


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

Monday, May 18th, 2020
A photo of the grille used by the 2020 Kia Forte GT.

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.  (more…)

A six-pack of Kia vehicles take home IIHS awards for 2020

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
A right profile photo of the 2020 Kia Telluride.

What are the safest 2020 Kia vehicles?

If there is something that every automaker has in common, it is a commitment to safety. Kia has already been recognized for making one of the most advanced safety monitoring systems available, winning a technology award from leading automotive website, Autoblog. The first rounds of safety ratings from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety are becoming available and a six-pack of Kia vehicles have been awarded with the prestigious honor. Team Gunther Kia customers can see the lineup at our showroom during business hours. Let’s take a look at some of the 2020 Kia vehicles that made the cut. (more…)

These new Kia models have the most to offer for the least money

Wednesday, January 29th, 2020
A stock photo of someone doing some financial research.

Which 2020 Kia model offers the best value near Mobile, AL? 

Regardless of what is happening in the automotive industry at any given time, buyers are always looking to get the best deal for their money. So, which 2020 Kia model offer the best value near Mobile, AL? If someone were to ask anyone in the Team Gunther Kia showroom that question would probably say, ‘All of them.’ However, our team thought that our customers would like something a little more objective. Leading consumer affairs magazine, U.S. News & World Report picked a handful of Kia models that value-minded buyers should take a closer look at when visiting the dealership. As a brand, Kia has been on a hot streak as of late, and these picks by the U.S. News & World Report simply add to the run. Let’s take a closer look at these Kia vehicles.  (more…)

If you see Stinger influence in other Kia vehicles, you might be on to something

Thursday, August 29th, 2019
A photo of the Kia K900 in motion on the road.

Has the Kia Stinger influenced other vehicles?

If we’ve said it once in a Team Gunther Kia Blog post, we’ve said it 100 times: The Kia Stinger is the most revolutionary platform the automaker has ever produced. The Stinger offers the most performance of any sedan in the lineup of new models available at dealerships like Team Gunther Kia. But, has the Kia Stinger influenced other vehicles? The recently redesigned Kia Forte certainly takes a page or two from the Stinger’s playbook. The experts over at the Redline Reviews channel on YouTube seem to think the Forte isn’t the only Kia vehicle with Stinger DNA. Take a look at these videos to see what they have seen. Make an appointment with a Team Gunther Kia product expert today if you’d like to schedule a test drive. (more…)

Does the 2019 Kia Forte have a CD Player?

Saturday, April 27th, 2019
Red 2019 Kia Forte cruises around a highway curve. Exterior rear angled view.

Times Are a-Changin’

As the audio-capabilities of vehicles progressed from radios, to 8-track players, to cassette tapes, to CDs, you may have thought technology had finally reached its pinnacle with the Compact Disc. You likely also accumulated a sizable collection of CDs to take on road trips and jam out to on your daily commute.

But now, you may be shocked to find new vehicles forgoing the CD player in favor of other audio entertainment capabilities. So what about the 2019 Kia Forte? Does it have a CD player or not? (more…)

Is the 2019 Kia Rio, Kia Forte, or Kia Optima the Better Sedan Buy?

Friday, December 14th, 2018
Kia logo on tiger nose grille

2019 Kia Rio vs 2019 Kia Forte vs 2019 Kia Optima

The standard sedans of the Kia catalog are the Kia Rio, Kia Forte, and Kia Optima. After that, we move onto the higher stylings and more expensive variants with the Kia Cadenza luxury sedan, the Kia Stinger sports sedan, and the incredibly fanciful Kia K900.


New GT Trims on Kia Forte Offer Sporty Looks, Performance

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018
2020 Kia Forte GT seen from the side

We were already excited about the 2019 Kia Forte finally arriving here in our new Kia Forte inventory in Daphne AL, but the 2018 SEMA Show is bringing even cooler news. One of the vehicles that Kia displayed at that accessories event was the 2020 Kia Forte GT. The all-new GT trims will offer even more sporty character and performance. Learn more about the 2020 Kia Forte GT Line vs GT models below. (more…)

Kia Forte vs Forte Drift Car: Which One Satisfies?

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018
2019 Kia Forte and Red Bull Forte side by side

The last time we highlighted one of the 2019 Kia Forte commercials it was when the Forte went head-to-head with the Lamborghini Aventador. Now we are seeing how the all-new 2019 Kia Forte stacks up against its own Kia Forte Red Bull drift car. Like the ads say, it doesn’t have to make sense! But it sure is cool. (more…)

How Big Is the 2019 Kia Forte Sedan?

Monday, August 27th, 2018
Forte branding on the 2019 Kia Forte sedan

The 2019 Kia Forte Sedan is classified as a compact sedan, but that doesn’t mean that it can’t offer impressive roominess. In a large and competitive compact car segment, each model has to offer plenty of interior space for passengers and their luggage. The redesigned 2019 Forte has new technology and features, but it has also grown in size for the new model year. So how large is the 2019 Kia Forte Sedan cargo space and how much cabin space does this model offer? Keep reading to find out. (more…)