Considerations Before Buying Used

December 22nd, 2022 by
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Used car prices spiked in 2021 and through the first half of this year due to supply and demand problems with new cars.  Microchip shortages and shipping delays limited new car availability. The good news—new car availability improved in the second half of this year. As a result, used car prices have fallen somewhat. Buying…

Top 5 Year-End Car Buying Tips

December 7th, 2022 by

Car buyers may face sticker shock looking for a new car, but these five tips will help you get the best deal before the end of the year. 1. Do Your Research Know what you are looking for, an estimated value for your trade, and a budget. Online shopping tools make it easy to compare…

2023 Kia Niro EV

November 29th, 2022 by

The all-new 2023 Kia Niro EV has been redesigned as a larger crossover. This isn’t a re-do. The Niro has been completely redesigned from the ground up, while still keeping the taste of the original offering. The Niro EV has a 201 HP electric motor, and a 6-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission and boasts an estimated…

2023 Kia Sorento

October 31st, 2022 by

The 2023 Kia Sorento delivers improved packaging across all trim levels, but no significant model overhaul. Starting with the base LX trim, its roster of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) has been extended to include as standard: Blind Spot Collision-Avoidance (BCA) Rear Cross Traffic Collision Avoidance Safe Exit Assist All other trims gain convenience features…

Hurricane Ian & Used Cars

October 6th, 2022 by
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Hurricane Ian will have some lasting effects on used cars for sale. One you may not consider is the influx of partially flooded cars in the marketplace. Most cars that get flooded out get totaled out and crushed by insurance companies.  They aren’t an issue. The concern is the cars that got wet inside but…

Auto Loans & Rising Interest Rates

July 13th, 2022 by
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Interest rates are rising which will impact car buyers that plan to finance. The good news is that it will not affect existing loan holders. The bad news is that the Federal Reserve predicts as many as seven rate increases in 2022. Such increases will affect both new and used vehicles. In truth, vehicle loan…

Finance for First Time Buyers

March 8th, 2022 by
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Finance for first-time buyers may be confusing. Being armed with accurate financial information and understanding financing options will help you make decisions that are in your best interests. Buying and owning a car is a major financial commitment. Beyond the sticker price, you will be responsible for gas, maintenance, insurance, registration, title, tags, and anything…

2022 Kia Stinger vs. 2022 Genesis G70

February 24th, 2022 by
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If you’re looking for a luxury sports sedan, the 2022 Kia Stinger and 2022 Genesis G70 are worth your consideration. While they may not have the badge recognition of their German competitors, they are both excellent sports sedans. The Stinger and the Genesis G70 actually have a lot in common, but they also have differences…

Kia Road Hazard Tire and Wheel Protection Plan

February 1st, 2022 by

When you purchase a new or used car, you have the option of purchasing a Road Hazard Tire and Wheel Protection Plan. This 5-Year unlimited coverage plan provides you with free tire repair or replacement for 5 years from the time of purchase. For example, if you get a nail in your tire or hit a…

Plug in to the Future

January 19th, 2022 by

Kia will plug into the future with the introduction of the EV6 later this month. Kia’s strategy is aimed at establishing a leadership position in the automotive industry rooted in mobility services, vehicle electrification connectivity, and autonomy. By the end of 2025, Kia plans to offer a full line-up of 11 battery electric vehicles (BEV)….



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