What’s New at Kia

September 15th, 2022 by
Kia Dealers Meeting

Last week, Steve Appelbaum, General Manager attended the Kia National Dealer Meeting in Las Vegas. This annual event gives dealers a firsthand look at new vehicles and insights from corporate leadership.   What new and exciting things does Kia have on the horizon? Here are Steve’s thoughts: 2023 Telluride – Refreshed and improved with new X-Pro trim is…

Social Media Challenge Drives Kia Thefts

August 9th, 2022 by
theft blog

Kia Boyz, a tutorial video and social media challenge posted on TikTok and YouTube has caused an increase in Kia and Hyundai thefts. The video shows thieves how to break the under-dash panel and use a USB cord to start the car. Kia has responded by saying, “All 2022 models and trims have an immobilizer…

10 Summer Car Essentials

July 28th, 2022 by
road trip

Let’s look at 10 summer car essentials that will help you enjoy a Lowcountry summer and say safe. There are lots of things to see and do within a relatively short distance, but humidity and heat can stall you or your car. It’s so easy to forget something if you are packing for each outing….

Always Original: 2023 Kia Soul

July 18th, 2022 by

Since its introduction in 2008, the Kia Soul has been nothing if not always original. The 2023 Soul features updated design elements, a simplified lineup, and option packages loaded with technology and convenience. Choose from new two-tone color combinations and four trim levels. The 2023 Kia Soul starts at $19,790 before destination charges with the…

Kia Forte Earns Top Ranking

June 30th, 2022 by
forte

The Kia Forte earned the top ranking in the J.D. Power 2022 U.S. Initial Quality Study (IQS) for the fourth consecutive year. The annual report analyzed responses from 84,165 respondents with regard to 189 vehicle models across 26 segments. Vehicles were evaluated on driving experience, engine and transmission performance, and a broad range of quality…

Make the Switch to Synthetic

June 2nd, 2022 by
oil

Make the switch to synthetic. Kia recommends synthetic oil for all vehicles and our goal is to convert 100% of customers by Labor Day. Quite simply, synthetic oil is better for your engine. It offers superior protection for your engine. The primary difference with synthetic oil is additives used in the refinement process. Synthetic oil…

Introducing the 2023 Sportage Hybrid

April 14th, 2022 by

Kia Country of Charleston will be introducing the 2023 Sportage Hybrid (HEV) to our EV/Hybrid model lineup this month. With a best-in-class 227 Turbo Charged Hybrid powertrain, best-in-class estimated 43 MPG combined, an available 12.3-inch Dual Panoramic Display and a premium interior, the Sportage Hybrid is destined to become the frontrunner in this segment. CarBuzz…

Celebrate Car Care Month

April 6th, 2022 by
Car Care Month

Kia Country of Charleston celebrates Car Care Month each April. It gives us a chance to focus on important service and maintenance functions, and share basic need-to-know owner information. Be sure to follow us on Facebook, and look for service-related email campaigns and weekly blog posts. As always, we celebrate Car Care Month with additional…

EV Charging at Kia Country

March 3rd, 2022 by
EV Charger

EV charging has arrived at Kia Country. This is at least our third blog post on EVs and EV charging. Because EV charging is so top of mind and a popular topic revolving around any EV discussion. We now have fully operational Level 2 and Level 3 chargers at the dealership.  The Level 2 charger…

Kia News Factoids

March 2nd, 2022 by
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See below for the latest Kia News Factoids. In the midst of a pandemic, historic inflation, surging fuel prices, and Russian aggression; Kia America is still moving forward.  Still considered by many a “challenger” brand, they are setting the pace for growth and product development across the US and the world. Kia is the first…

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