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Two Revamped 2017 Kia SUVs are Taking Home Awards


Looking for a new SUV? Kia has already released two 2017 model year SUVs — the 2017 Kia Sorento and 2017 Kia Sportage. Why choose one of these SUVs? Aside from being two of newest SUVs available, these two Kia vehicles have earned some substantial awards.

In 2016, Kia was the Highest Ranked Brand in Initial Quality in the 2016 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study, and the 2016 Kia Sportage was the highest ranked small SUV in initial quality and the Sorento earned the same award in the midsize SUV class. Additionally both 2017 model year vehicles are I.I.H.S Top Safety Picks.

So which SUV do you want?

The Kia Sportage is a five-passenger SUV and the Kia Sorento is a slightly larger SUV with the option of five or seven passengers. As Kias, both SUVs have the same impressive warranties (a five-year or 60,000-mile basic warranty and a 10-year or 100,000-mile powertrain warranty), but here’s a quick rundown of the options and features on the 2017 Sorento and Sportage.

2017 Kia Sorento and Sportage Engine Options and Fuel Economy

The 2017 Kia Sorento lineup consists of three engines and seven different trims. The three engine options consists of the 185-horsepower 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine,  240-horsepower 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbocharged engine, and 290-horsepower 3.3-liter 6-cylinder engine. Read the rest of this entry >>

What You Need to Know About Leasing a Car

Leasing a Car - Kia Kendall

Many people went to the former Kia Kendall for leasing cars before it was shuttered and opened under a new dealership. Miami Lakes Kia has been a popular dealership for leasing cars for many years, and is pleased to continue to be. We welcome former customers of Kia Kendall to check out our dealership and see how we can help you with your leasing needs.

For those of you who have not yet experienced leasing a car, we encourage you to learn more about the process. When you lease a car, you do not pay to own it. Instead, you pay a monthly payment in exchange for driving it for a certain number of months. Because you are not actually buying the car, the monthly payment is generally much less than what you pay to finance a car.

Here’s what you need to know about leasing a car:

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