2017 Kia Cadenza Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Kia has run some very good television commercials portraying the high level of luxury, spaciousness, and elegance of the 2017 Cadenza. While we don?t always agree with the visions portrayed by some of the new vehicle advertising, we think those for the Kia Cadenza are right on target. Kia debuted…

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2016 Kia Sedona Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer There seems to be renewed interest in minivans lately especially at Kia. Since the new generation Kia Sedona went on sale in 2015, Kia minivan sales have increased by more than 250 percent. Moving on into the first quarter of 2016, the Sedona sales are up more than 33 percent…

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2016 Kia Optima Test Drive

By Barbara Schaffer Aspen, Col. ? I went to new heights, or what seemed like the top of the world, for the introduction of the 2016 Kia Optima. I could still remember the excitement around the launch of the 2010 Optima when it got the great new body design, so was excited to see what…

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2015 Kia Sedona Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Minivan shoppers rejoice?you have another great choice with the addition of the 2015 Kia Sedona. Or, maybe the Kia will just muddy the water adding yet another compelling option when it comes to buying a new minivan. Often maligned as being too ?soccer-mom?, the minivan, in our opinion is one…

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2015 Kia Sedona Test Drive

By Barbara Schaffer Dana Point, Calif. ? I happen to be one of those people likes minivans (Kia prefers to call them multi-purpose vehicles) because they are so practical, versatile and comfortable, so I was excited to try out the 2015 Kia Sedona. Like most of the latest new Kia products, the new Sedona gets…

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Test Driving the 2014 Kia Sorento CUV

By Barbara Schaffer Phoenix ? Kia made an interesting move with the Sorento CUV for 2014. Rather than waiting for a more customary five to seven years between all new re-engineered and redesigned models, it took the Sorento, which was all new for the 2011 model year, and?re-engineered?it for 2014. The other thing that was…

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