2016 Kia Optima Top Safety Pick by IIHS

2016 Kia Optima Top Safety Pick by IIHS

2016-kia-optimaKia has been building a rather impressive brand here in the United States. That includes the 2016 Kia Optima recently receiving the Safety Award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. This is the first time the company has won the award and, what makes it more impressive, is the fact it won the award with the most rigorous standards put into place by the IIHS. For anyone who is looking for a safe vehicle in Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks, Ventura, or Santa Clarita can stop by 1st Kia and test drive this vehicle and see why it is one of southern California’s most trusted cars.

Optima’s Advanced Safety Ratings

The 2016 Kia Optima is the sedan that took the award home. The Optima is one of the best-selling vehicles in the company’s lineup. In order to take up the top award, it is necessary to receive a “good” rating in all five of the crash tests. These tests include an overlap front, side impact, roof strength, head restraints and overlap front. It also needs to have an “Advanced” or “Superior” rating from the front crash last and crash prevention.

Safety Features

The 2016 Optima comes loaded with all sorts of driver available technology. Some of this includes rear cross traffic alert, Autonomous Emergency Braking, Front Collision Warning System, Lange Change Assist and several other features. This way, no matter where a driver is going or what kind of driving conditions they are in, it is going to give them the very best driving performance possible.

Stop in to First Kia in Simi Valley today and see why the Optima is not only stylish and packed with features, but also now one of the safest vehicles that you can find. Our friendly staff is always happy to help!

 

First Kia
2081 First Street
Simi Valley, CA 93065
805-526-9776

2016 Kia Soul: Best Cars for Families by US News & World in Simi Valley

2016 Kia Soul: Best Cars for Families by US News & World

2016-kia-soul-ev-300Every year, U.S. News & World Report releases their highly anticipated car ranking lists, selecting the best vehicles for a wide range of categories. Simi Valley Kia is proud to announce that the 2016 Kia Soul is acknowledged as the “Best Compact Car for Families” by U.S. News & World Report. Over 250 vehicles were evaluated, but the combination of safety, reliability, technology, and family friendly features made the 2016 Kia Soul in Simi Valley a distinguished choice.

Soul Tops the List Two Years in a Row

When choosing the best Family Car within the compact category, U.S. News researchers collect professional automotive reviews, safety ratings, seating and cargo volume data, and availability of family convenience features. After crunching the number, the 2016 Kia Soul held the highest composite score and landed a spot on the Best Cars for Families list for a second straight year.

The Perfect Family Car

The 2016 Kia Soul was built with numerous features that were specifically designed families who are on the go. According to U.S. News & World Report, “The 2016 Kia Soul is a great choice for families who want a vehicle with a small footprint, but plenty of interior space… In addition to its roomy and comfortable passenger cabin, the Soul has the safety features to give parents peace of mind and the entertainment features to keep the peace in the backseat.”

Compact Yet Spacious for all Your Family Needs

The unique vehicle structure allows the Kia Soul to remain spacious, yet compact. The spacious passenger seating and cargo space make it easy for Simi Valley families to pack their gear, jump in the car, and run errands around town all on a family-friendly budget.

Simi Valley families who are looking for a safe, versatile, powerful, and compact family vehicle should look no further than the 2016 Kia Soul. At First Kia in Simi Valley, we treat our customers like family, and the 2016 Soul is also our top pick for family vehicle in the compact category. Be sure to visit us and experience the 2016 Kia Soul.

 

First Kia
2081 First Street
Simi Valley, CA 93065
805-526-9776

2016 Kia K900: Premium Luxury Sedan for Simi Valley

2016 Kia K900 Overview Features

2016-kia-k900-300The latest model of the Kia K900 in Simi Valley offers drivers a premium luxury sedan that won’t put their wallet on life support. There is no question that with the 2016 model, Simi Valley Kia has offered drivers a legitimate luxury sedan that offers size, comfort and quality.

What Makes This Vehicle So Great?

The K900 is a full-size luxury sedan that can seat five people. It can be purchased in several trim levels, including the Luxury V8, Luxury V6 and premium V6. The standard equipment for the Premium V6 includes keyless entry and ignition, rear and front parking sensors, rear and front cameras, panoramic sunroof, automatic wipers, LED running and fog lights, automatic xenon headlights, auto dimming mirrors and 18-inch wheels.

Luxury Amenities and Entertainment Technology

When you get to the interior of the vehicle, you will find a three-zone automatic climate control option, eight-way power front seats, leather upholstery and leather interior trim, driver memory functions, ventilated and heated front seats, power rear sunshade and heated outboard rear seats. The tech equipment included is a front USB port, auxiliary audio jack, media player interface, satellite and HD radios, CD player with 14 speakers and a navigation system. The 9.2-inch infotainment display is easy to see and use. The other trim levels offer additional options to the standard features for your driving convenience and pleasure.

Why Buy the 2016 Kia K900?

Some of the biggest advantages of the 2016 model of the Kia K900 include:

  • Extremely quiet cabin
  • Generous warranty coverage
  • Soft ride
  • Stealthy luxury to avoid unwanted attention

New Features Offered by the 2016 Kia K900

For the new model year, the Kia K900 has gained a standard V6 engine, which as relegated the previously standard V8 engine to the list of options. There were also some upgrades made to the rear styling and the grille. In terms of features, the list has gotten a bit longer, with the latest additions being automatic emergency braking and a hands-free trunk opener.

If you are ready to see what the latest model has to offer, visit First Kia in Simi Valley today. You have to experience the luxury of the K900 yourself, and you will be glad you did.

 

First Kia
2081 First Street
Simi Valley, CA 93065
805-526-9776