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

By Product Expert | Posted in Comparison, Kia Forte, Kia Sorento, Kia Soul on Wednesday, January 29th, 2020 at 7:55 pm
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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. 

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“Winning one Best Car for the Money awards is a great honor,” Michael Cole, president, Kia Motors America (KMA), said in a press release. “Winning four is fantastic. It’s Kia’s mission to provide consumers with desirable high-quality vehicles at the best value, and so this recognition from U.S. News & World Report is tremendously gratifying.” 

U.S. News & World Report has picked the 2020 versions of the Kia Forte, Kia Soul, Kia Sorento and Kia Sedona as its picks for providing shoppers with the best available value in each of those vehicle segment. Click each photo to learn more about each model.

A front right quarter photo of the 2020 Kia Forte.

2020 Kia Forte 

Buyers of the 2020 Kia Forte will be getting a lot of standard features, plenty of truck volume and strong fuel economy scores. The list of pros includes an easy-to-use infotainment system. GT and G-Line trim grades have also been introduced with the 2020 Forte.

A front left quarter photo of the 2020 Kia Soul on the road.

2020 Kia Soul 

Few vehicles are as closely associated with its manufacturer as the Soul is with Kia. The magazine really liked its large cargo capacity and comfortable seating appointments. Finally, the 2020 Kia Soul continues the vehicle’s tradition of offering a lot of personality. 

A left profile photo of the 2020 Kia Sorento parked on some rocks.

2020 Kia Sorento 

Of all the vehicles on the publication’s list, the 2020 Kia Sorento faces the toughest competition. In order for the Sorento to even have a chance to get recognized, it has to be pretty special. The magazine liked the vehicle’s comfortable adult-friendly seating and plenty of standard features. 

What criteria is used? 

The team of evaluators uses a lot of objective criteria to pick its winners for each segment. In order to measure quality, they collect and objectively analyze expert reviews to find consensus for a variety of categories. Some of the areas that are examined include handling, passenger comfort, available technology and overall safety. The vehicles’ value is determined by more than the final sticker price. U.S. News & World Report looks at on-going costs like repairs, fuel and insurance.

Customers can take a closer look at any of these vehicles today. You can see for yourself if you agree with these assessments when you schedule an appointment with one of our product experts.