Kia Soul Wins ’10 Best’ Award for Simi Valley

Kia Soul Wins ’10 Best’ Award

2017 kia soul 10 best winnerWhen it comes to Car and Driver’s ‘10 Best’ list for 2017, there is a surprising new kid on the block in Simi Valley. The 2017 Kia Soul has been named as the ‘10 Best’ award winner in the subcompact SUV category. This award stands as a testament to the years of innovation and design that the Soul has benefited from to finally take its place as the clear leader in the segment.

Powerful Engine and Impressive Features

The Kia Soul was given this honor in part due to its vast offering of unique and often industry exclusive features that are craved by the young and hip buyers targeted by the Soul. The 2017 Soul maintains the funky character that the model is known for in both interior and exterior design cues, but with some refinements much appreciated in any vehicle segment. For 2017, the Soul gets an available turbocharged 1.6L engine that’s good for an extra 40 horsepower, but also manages to post a very respectable mpg combined rating. This is paired with a 7-speed dual clutch automatic transmission, a feature typically found only in the most serious high end sports cars.

Fun, Funky Technology

The Soul has some of the industry’s coolest convenience features as well, such as the available Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Along with enhanced interior LED lighting that can even be synced with the beats from the premium sound system, The Soul offers the automotive experience sought after by today’s practical, but fun loving driver. The 2017 Soul provides buyers with quality they can trust, especially in the form of the 100,000 mile bumper to bumper warranty.

You can find an amazing selection of 2017 Kia Soul models at First Kia of Simi Valley. From the turbocharged Exclaim to the value minded Soul Base, First Kia has the Soul you are looking for. The courteous staff at First Kia would love to help put you in the Soul of your dreams. With great prices and easy one-stop financing, you can be behind the wheel of the best subcompact SUV in 2017 much quicker than you think. Stop by for a test drive today.


First Kia
2081 First Street
Simi Valley, CA 93065

2017 Kia Sedona Overview for Simi Valley

2017 Kia Sedona Overview

2017 kia sedona simi valleyKia has just upped the game with the release of the 2017 Kia Sedona. This van is the perfect balance of comfort, design, safety, and technology. Drivers everywhere can’t get enough of its sleek looks and modern features, making it a perfect choice for Simi Valley families.

Luxury Design

The interior design of the Sedona is based on the concept of luxury combined with comfort. Three rows can hold up to eight people with options such as leather heated seats. First-class lounge seating is available with Nappa leather trim, reclining seats, winged headsets, adjustable armrests, and retractable footrests. The tri-zone automatic climate control allows passengers throughout the vehicle to customize their individual areas.

Spacious and Convenient

Slide-N-Stow is an important feature on the 2017 Sedona because it allows users to adjust the seats. The second row can fold upright and the third row goes under the floor. This is a self-contained system that frees up space when carrying larger loads. The second-row can be completely removed if necessary. The Sedona proves that beauty and functionality can go together.

Modern Technology

People are busy and they need to multitask using modern technology. There are three 12v outlets, two optional AC power outlets, two available USB 2.1 rapid charging ports, and one AUX/USB port. Infinity Premium Audio lets passengers relax to their favorite music with a surround sound speaker system. The sound quality and clarity is engineered for the enjoyment of the passengers.

Safety First

Kia makes safety a top priority in all of their vehicles. The 2017 Kia Sedona comes with dual front advanced airbags, dual front side airbags, rollover mitigation, 3-point seat belts, side-impact door beams, crumple zones, brake assist, hill-start assist control, traction control, and more. It is designed for safety and has an aerodynamic body.

Ready to see the 2017 Kia Sedona and all its amazing features in person? Stop by First Kia in Simi Valley to schedule a test drive. Our friendly staff is waiting to give you a great deal. Visit our website for online deals and specials.


First Kia
2081 First Street
Simi Valley, CA 93065

2017 Kia Niro Sets Record for Lowest Fuel Consumption: Simi Valley

2017 Kia Niro Sets Record for Lowest Fuel Consumption

2017 Kia Niro Simi ValleyWith oil prices on the rise, it’s only a matter of time before higher prices begin to hit Simi Valley drivers at the pump. But there is a new record-breaking alternative: the 2017 Kia Niro.

A new type of crossover with a specialized, environmentally-friend “eco-car” platform and a unique hybrid system, the Kia Niro earned a Guinness World Record title after making an unprecedented trip from Los Angeles to New York City on just 4.1 tanks of gasoline.

The journey from Los Angeles City Hall to New York City Hall in downtown Manhattan covers 3,715 miles, but the 2017 Kia Niro was able to complete the trip with just 48.5 gallons of gasoline. That’s an astonishing 76.6 miles per gallon! Best of all, the Niro was not altered at all for the cross-country journey and the figure is in line with Environmental Protection Agency ratings of 52 mpg on the highway and 49 mpg in the city.

Fuel efficiency so impressive that it earns international recognition isn’t the only selling point for the 2017 Kia Niro. The car boasts a spacious cabin with enough room for five occupants and their belongings. And, because of the new platform and hybrid technology, the Niro has been praised for its easy handling and driving experience.

The 2017 Niro also has cutting-edge safety technology with driver assistance technology including autonomous emergency braking, blind spot detection, rear cross traffic alert, and lane change assist and departure warning. Tech features for entertainment include a 7-inch touch screen and available Harman Kardon premium audio throughout the vehicle.

To experience the fuel efficiency and everything else the award-winning Kia Niro for yourself, look no further than First Kia in Simi Valley, California. Our Kia experts will help find the car that’s right for you and your family. You can stop by our dealership or visit our website to get more information about the 2017 Niro or to learn more about other outstanding Kia models.


First Kia
2081 First Street
Simi Valley, CA 93065