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The votes are in: Popular Mechanics has named the Kia Niro EV their 'Car of the Year'

The Kia Niro started out as a hybrid crossover, but thanks to first-year popularity the Kia engineers went to work on the Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid and the Kia Niro EV (electric-vehicle.) When the news came into our Dartmouth dealership, we were overjoyed - but not entirely surprised - to learn that the Kia Niro EV had earned a prestigious award from Popular Mechanics! The esteemed organization named the Kia EV its 'Car of the Year', and here's why.

Range

For an electric vehicle to realistically be a person's only form of transportation, it needs to have a strong range…

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The Kia Sorento is ready for Memorial Day Weekend!

Memorial Day Weekend is a precursor to summer, and we know you probably want to enjoy the long weekend with friends and family. With the 2019 Kia Sorento you can get at our Dartmouth Kia dealership, you'll have plenty of room for everyone and all their gear.

Let's see what local area happenings you can get up to in a Kia Sorento (or any new Kia vehicle at our location!)

New Bedford: if you have a family, get everyone into the 7-passenger Kia Sorento and head over to the Buttonwood Park Zoo. You'll have a lot to…

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Shop our remaining 2019 Kia Soul hatchbacks!

At our Dartmouth Kia dealership the redesigned 2020 Kia Soul hatchbacks are already here! We love the updated looks, features, and new trim-level lineup. If you like being on the cutting edge you need to drive in and check them out.

That said, the 2019 Kia Soul is still a fantastic pick, and we have a few in our inventory. To help make room for the 2020's and save on your monthly lease or purchase payment, why not give the 2019 Soul a whirl?

Our Remaining 2019 Kia Soul Inventory

What we have in stock for 2019 is subject…

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The wait is finally over: the all-new 2020 Kia Telluride is here!

Folks, if you’ve been waiting for the 2020 Kia Telluride to arrive at our dealership, you don’t have to do so any longer. The three-row SUV, the biggest Kia has ever built, is here and new models are coming in daily. We’re so excited to have this all-new SUV, and not only does it bring impressive size to the lineup, it also takes the premium vibe up several notches.

Here are a few things we love about the 2020 Kia Telluride

Its Size: the Kia Sorento has three-rows, but the back seats are admittedly better for smaller…

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Get your tires ready for spring at our service center!

Spring is officially here, and at Kia of Dartmouth we want to make sure your Kia sedan or crossover is ready to shake off winter! Just like you're excited to take off your winter boots and get into some open-toed shoes (or at least some lighter sneakers), so too is your Kia ready to get off those big snow tires and change into its spring set.

Why should you change your tires out?

  • Snow tires are more expensive than all-season tires, so you want to maintain the tread as much as possible
  • If you have winter tires with studs…
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The 2019 Kia Sorento earns top safety scores with the IIHS

The 2019 Kia Sorento is a three-row midsize crossover that is a popular pick with families. Because buyers and lessees who are interested in getting a Sorento will have very precious cargo aboard, they care a lot of about safety. If you're a parent, or even an involved grandparent, with those safety concerns, you'll be pleased to know that the 2019 Kia Sorento has made it onto the 2019 IIHS Top Safety Pick+ list.

The 2019 Sorento was tested on the following areas for crashworthiness and received a score of GOOD. While GOOD might sound ho-hum, it's…

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Can't Wait for the Telluride? Check Out the Sorento!

If you've been following Kia news, then you know the all-new Kia Telluride will be coming out this year. It'll be the biggest SUV Kia has ever built and is set to be a hit with families. However, we know you might be itching to get into a new Kia sooner rather than later. If you simply cannot wait for the Kia Telluride's arrival, come check out the 2019 Kia Sorento. While it might be losing its position as biggest model of the pack, it'll still be a strong pick for families.

Size: the Kia Sorento…

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Winterize Your Kia Vehicle For The Coming Months

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The holiday season is a busy one, so we understand if you didn't have time to get your Kia in shape for the winter. Now that all the hectic traveling and family visits are behind you, it's time to take the steps to winterize your vehicle. Our service center is here to help, though there are some things you can DIY, which we'll discuss as well!

Tires

Massachusetts may not see as much snow as states further north, but it doesn't mean we're immune to it. That's why you'll want to make sure…
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Why you should buy or lease a 2019 Kia Optima for the winter!

As you finish up the last of your holiday shopping, why not considering treating yourself to a gift that will keep on giving, like the 2019 Kia Optima? That might seem like a pretty big gift, but if you've been tired of your old vehicle for a while you can take advantage of our attractive lease payments and APR offers on this popular sedan! Plus, getting an Optima before the start of the winter is a great choice for the following reasons.

Safety

Sure, you want to be safe all year as you ride around Raynham, but safety is…

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Top Kia Sorento features you won't see on the competitors

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?The 2019 Kia Sorento is hands-down our most popular model. The three-row crossover is a hit with families who want a vehicle that is still easy to maneuver, but also has a third-row for those occasional carpooling needs. The Sorento has some tough segment competition, but today we're going to show off top features that the Sorento has that its competitors don't.

The Kia Sorento vs the Toyota Highlander

The Kia Sorento comes standard with a touchscreen. You can use the UVO™ infotainment system or choose either Apple CarPlay™ or Android Auto™, depending on your compatible smartphone. 

 

 

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