Archive for February, 2016

When Will Kia Have Driverless Cars?

Thursday, February 25th, 2016
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Kia Motors DRIVE WISE Autonomous Technology

Have you ever wanted to take a nap from the driver’s seat, while driving?  We’ll admit, that sounds pretty far-fetched, not to mention dangerous, but you will probably be able to do just that in another decade or so, thanks to advances like Kia’s DRIVE WISE for autonomous driving technology.

So what does the future hold when it comes to cars that can drive themselves?  If the cars can handle the commute without your feedback, will we all be able to sleep behind the wheel?  Will we even need to get behind the wheel at all?  Read on to learn more about what Kia is doing to answer questions like these.  (more…)

Is Karl-Anthony Towns Staying Atop the Kia Rookie Ladder? Where’s the Heat’s Justise Winslow?

Thursday, February 25th, 2016
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Kia Rookie Ladder NBA Rookie of the Year 2015-16

Thanks to the NBA’s Rookie Ladder, Presented by Kia, we can get updates on how top rookies are doing.  We love the Rookie Ladder; however, we’re going to do you one better – we’re going to compare how the top rookies are doing, and then predict who will win the hardware at the end of the season.

Of course, thanks goes out to the Rookie Ladder, Presented by Kia, which makes it easier to keep track of which first-year hoopsters are in the running for the NBA Rookie of the Year award for the 2015-16 season.   (more…)

Kia’s Hybrid Line Gets Triplets at the Chicago Auto Show

Thursday, February 11th, 2016
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2017 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid Features and Specs

We’re really hitting the afterburners on cutting-edge vehicles right now, now that there are three new Kia vehicles that will be available in the coming months that utilize hybrid and/or electric technology to reduce the harmful effect of emissions while still providing the fun style the brand is known for.  We’ve seen the Kia Niro Hybrid Utility Vehicle (HUV), we’ve seen the Kia Optima Hybrid, but now it’s time for a vehicle that has all the benefits of a hybrid but saves you even more money on gas because you won’t need to buy it at all.

With today’s global debut of the 2017 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid at the Chicago Auto Show and its release coming later in the year we’ll take a look at its features and specs so you can save that place in line right now. (more…)

What Should You Do for Valentine’s Day in the Naples Area?

Friday, February 5th, 2016
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Valentine’s Day 2016 Events Naples FL

Cupid’s arrows are filling the air, just in time for Valentine’s Day.  The holiday, which falls on Feb. 14, can mean any number of things depending on your experience, but the most important thing is it’s a day set aside for us to tell the people that matter the most just how much we love them.

And if you live in southwestern Florida, or if you’re passing through the area soon – or heck, if you’re in a cold climate and want to see how the warmer part of the country lives – then you’ll want to check out our list of things to do for Valentine’s Day in Naples FL and the surrounding area, like Fort Myers and Marco Island.  And sea cruises and warm beaches are just a few of the romantic ideas you can claim for yourself for Valentine’s Day events in the Naples FL area.  (more…)