Kia Optima 2016

Which 2016 Cars Have Hands-Free Liftgates?

By Rick Popely on Fri Nov 11 06:30:25 GMT-06:00 2016


CARS.COM — Ever wish you had a third hand to open the liftgate on your SUV because both your right and left are busy carrying grocery bags, a box or maybe a child? Related: Which 2017 Cars Have Hands-Free Liftgates?… Read More

Which 2016 Cars Have Hands-Free Liftgates?

By Rick Popely on Fri Nov 11 06:30:25 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Ever wish you had a third hand to open the liftgate on your SUV because both your right and left are busy carrying grocery bags, a box or maybe a child? Related: Which 2017 Cars Have Hands-Free Liftgates?… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Kia Optima

By Jennifer Geiger on Thu Oct 13 09:06:52 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 12,000 model-year 2016 Kia Optima sedans manufactured between Nov. 13, 2015, and April 23, 2016. Only vehicles equipped with the 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine are affected. The Problem: The right front axle drive shaft may crack and… Read More

What's the Best Car for an Uber Driver?

By Matt Schmitz on Wed Sep 28 05:30:55 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — If you catch rides frequently with the reigning champs of ride-hailing, Uber and Lyft, you might hear a common refrain while chatting up your drivers about their car: "I bought it just to do this," they'll often say.… Read More

2017 Kia Cadenza Review: First Drive

By Fred Meier on Mon Aug 22 08:20:10 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Kia's redesign of the 2017 Cadenza significantly refines a car for buyers who want the stretch-out space and feature glut of a full-size luxury sedan at the price of an entry-level compact car from an established luxury brand.… Read More

Software Update Delivers Apple CarPlay, Android Auto to More Kia Vehicles

By Matt Schmitz on Tue Jul 19 09:29:55 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Kia is expanding the availability of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to more of its lineup via a software update. Eligible models include current and previous model-year vehicles equipped with either with a compatible AVN 4.0 navigation system… Read More

New-Car Deals: July 2016

By Kelsey Mays on Tue Jul 12 09:32:03 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Bargain lovers, your time has come. Auto incentives continue to run high, with the average new car needing $3,237 in total discounts to sell last month, according to Autodata Corp. That's more than any single month over the… Read More

Kia to Give Soul More Spirit With Turbo Option

By Fred Meier on Wed Jul 06 11:04:03 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Kia let its hamsters do the teasing about the infusion of some new spirit under the hood of its funky Soul. The latest hamster ad for the urban hauler closes with a slide confirming the new version: 2016 Soul:… Read More

2016 Midsize Sedan Challenge: Mileage Drive

By Brian Wong on Mon Jun 06 09:00:57 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The Kia Optima was the big mpg winner in our 2016 Midsize Sedan Challenge, averaging 36.1 mpg. The Volkswagen Passat took second with 33.7 mpg, more than 2 mpg behind the Kia. Rounding out the top five were… Read More

2016 Midsize Sedan Challenge Video: Device Charging

By Aaron Bragman on Mon Jun 06 09:00:34 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — In our increasingly connected world, it becomes more important to be able to charge personal electronics when we're on the go. Every one of the nine family cars tested in the 2016 Midsize Sedan Challenge has at least… Read More

What's the Best Midsize Sedan for 2016?

By Patrick Olsen on Mon Jun 06 09:00:06 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM Midsize sedans are the automotive equivalent of the refrigerator: They are appliances, and you need yours to work well, and work reliably. If you want one in avocado green, you can get that, but being successful at its mission… Read More