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A red 2020 Kia Sportage parked along a road/

What Technology is Available in the 2020 Kia Sportage?

Available Technology Found inside the 2020 Kia Sportage

Over the years, the 2020 Kia Sportage has been a beacon of change for the Kia brand. As a long-tenured model, it has seen its fair share of changes and technological advancement. But what has been added to the 2020 Kia Sportage in terms of the latest technology? At Garden Grove Kia, we take a look at said features – see what we found below:

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The front and side image of a blue 2020 Kia Forte parked in an open space.

What are the Available Speaker Systems for a 2020 Kia Forte?

Two Available Speaker Systems for the 2020 Kia Forte

When sitting inside a 2020 Kia Forte, your first reaction is probably to try out the speaker system. It is a good option, as the standard four-speaker sound system offers a crisp and pleasant experience. However, are there other options available for this year’s Forte model? We at Garden Grove Kia decided to check out the other two speaker systems available for the 2020 Kia Forte. Check it out below!

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A gray 2019 Kia Niro EV charging at a public charging station.

Steps to Charging Your Kia at Home with Kia and Amazon EV Charging

Three Steps to Recharge Your Kia with Kia and Amazon EV Charging Process

Charging your vehicle at your own home is incredibly convenient. With so many Kia models with electric options in stock, Kia decided to pair up with Amazon to provide solutions to help you do just that! There are just three simple steps to follow in order to start charging your vehicle today. Follow along to learn more, courtesy of us here at Garden Grove Kia!

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New Niro Skill for Alexa technology

“Alexa, Tell Me About the Kia Niro.”

New Kia Niro Skill for Amazon Alexa

People are always looking for faster, easier and better ways to get information and Kia is offering fans of the Kia Niro and car shoppers a new way to do just that. The brand has announced its new partnership with Amazon Media Group to create an Amazon Alexa feature to provide Kia fans with a number of facts and details about the new Kia Niro called Niro Skill for Amazon Alexa. Read the rest of this entry >>

Kia UVO eServices features

All of the ways you can stay connected in your Kia

What are the features of Kia’s UVO eServices system?

In the automotive market today, it’s practically a standard that vehicles come with some form of an infotainment system. Kia has responded to this need by providing drivers with a complete line of infotainment services known as their UVO eServices feature. On various models throughout their lineup, the brand offers either UVO eService or UVO eService with Nav. Explore each connectivity option below with Garden Grove Kia. Read the rest of this entry >>

2017 Kia Optima Hybrid new features and specifications

What’s new on the 2017 Kia Optima Hybrid?

2017 Kia Optima Hybrid new features and specifications

Ever since it was first introduced, the 2017 Kia Optima has quickly risen through the ranks to become one of America’s most trusted sedans. With the release of the Optima Hybrid, however, every aspect of the vehicle has been upgraded with the driver in mind. Today we’ll take you through the Optima Hybrid’s new features and specifications! Read the rest of this entry >>

Updating UVO for Apple Carplay

How Do I Update My Kia Model’s UVO System for Apple CarPlay?

Updating UVO for Apple Carplay

Infotainment has become almost a necessity for modern vehicles. Drivers want to safely have fun and stay connected while on the road. One of the latest innovations available with auto infotainment systems is Apple CarPlay, and Kia is offering the ability to update some existing models outfitted with UVO to include this wonderful product! Read on to find out how you can update your Kia’s UVO infotainment system for Apple CarPlay! Read the rest of this entry >>