If you are searching for your future vehicle here in Novato CA, then you’ve probably already considered finding either a hybrid, a plug in hybrid, or an all electric vehicle. If you’ve been searching for one of these fuel alternative models, then you most likely have also come across the California Clean Fuel Reward program. But, it can be a bit difficult determining which vehicles fall under the California Clean Fuel Reward program in which do not. So, does a plug-in hybrid count in the California Clean Fuel reward program? Yes it does. Here’s what you need to know.Read the rest of this entry
2020 Kia Optima Hybrid Engine Specs and Fuel Economy
The 2020 Kia Optima Hybrid is quite an incredible sedan. With various upgrades made to the inside, you will surely enjoy the drive more now than ever before. One of the new upgrades you will enjoy includes better fuel economy. What are the 2020 Kia Optima Hybrid engine specs and fuel economy? Keep reading to learn more! Read the rest of this entry
2019 Kia Optima Debut, Release Date, and Features
Last week at the New York International Auto Show, the 2019 Kia Optima made its global debut. The highly-popular midsize sedan received a pleasing redesign, with exterior and interior styling enhancements, new driver assistance technologies, and new features for the UVO infotainment system. Read the rest of this entry
2018 Kia Optima Release Date and Design Specs
A mainstay in the Kia family, the Kia Optima flagship sedan is a fan favorite at Kia of Marin and as the new model year approaches, many car shoppers want to know – what’s new for the 2018 Kia Optima? With the 2017 Kia Optima as a strong foundation, the reinvigorated Kia Optima promises to be even more attractive with a wealth of additional features and a sport-tuned trim level. Take a closer look at the upgraded Kia sedan with this overview of the 2018 Kia Optima release date and design specs. Read the rest of this entry
What are the Best 2016 Kia Family Cars?
While the fast, fun, sporty vehicles are exciting, those of us with children know that driving the sexiest car on the street simply isn’t practical anymore. Where would we put the car seat, or any of their soccer or football equipment? Better yet, where would we put the kids? But just because you can’t purchase the two door convertible anymore, doesn’t mean you can’t still get a sleek and stylish family vehicle. That has been one of Kia’s top priorities these past few years, and the results are starting to show! So what are the best 2016 Kia family cars? There are two that made this year’s Parents magazine and Edmunds.com list of the 10 Best Family Cars of 2016. Read the rest of this entry
Apple CarPlay in New Kia Vehicles
As a car dealer here in California, we know just how much people love their Apple products. From phones to tablets to computers, Apple has had the field covered from a technology standpoint. Now the iconic brand is looking to stamp its mark on the automotive market with its Apple CarPlay interface. Well, after months of waiting, we are happy to say that you will now be able to get Apple CarPlay in new Kia vehicles going forward. Read the rest of this entry
What Kia Vehicles are 2016 IIHS Top Safety Picks?
Kia has overhauled a lot of its vehicles in recent years. They have restyled them, given them new technologies, and added tons of great comfort features. However, one of the most important aspects that they have excelled at is making their vehicles safer. Whether it’s been done by improving how the vehicle keeps passengers safe during a crash or adding advanced technology to help drivers avoid an accident altogether, Kia has done it all. So after all of this hard work, what Kia vehicles are 2016 IIHS Top Safety Picks? Read the rest of this entry