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The 2016 Kia Soul EV Makes Going Green, Easy

When it comes to shopping for an eco-friendly EV, the 2016 Kia Soul EV makes for the perfect choice among its segment. Boasting a distinctive look, along with an eco-conscious demeanor, this EV is one that aims to please. To learn even more about this year's model, we invite you to read on below:

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Kia Soul Boasts EV Option and New Comfort Innovations

At Wagner Kia of Shrewsbury, we're excited to announce the release of an EV option for the Kia Soul in 2016.

This reliable favorite has gained recognition from shoppers as a spacious, fuel-efficient crossover with a unique, eye-catching style. The redesign will feature ventilated front seats and two-tone paint finishes, making it more modern than ever before. Check out the article below from Edmunds.com to learn more about this upcoming model!

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The KIA Optima Hybrid sets an New Guinness World Record for fuel economy

Kia Optima Hybrid sets new Guinness World Record for fuel economy

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Kia Motors is one of the automotive industry's current fuel economy leaders and today the brand is celebrating the setting of a new Guinness World Record for the lowest fuel consumption in a hybrid gasoline vehicle, while driving through all 48 adjoining U.S. states.

 

Drivers Wayne Gerdes from Wadsworth, Illinois, and Chris Bernius from New York City, successfully piloted a factory-standard 2011 Kia Optima Hybrid sedan through a 7,899 mile route across America and achieved an incredible average fuel consumption of 64.55 mpg US (3…

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Kia Focuses On Going Green


With the rising awareness of environmental concerns Kia is making a large push to produce the most eco-friendly cars in the industry. By providing some of the industry's most fuel efficient cars Kia is creating more options for drivers looking to reduce their carbon footprint. Kia has made being green a priority for the company and they do not plan to stop anytime soon.


Rather, Kia recently teamed with Trees for Cities, an independent…

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Kia Earns Low Carbon Award for Eco-Friendly Lineup

Think a car needs to be a hybrid to offer EV-like emissions? Many automakers in the market have led consumers to believe the answer is yes. Wagner Kia of Shrewsbury would like to point out that some brands (i.e., Kia) are making a point of breaking that rule. Take the 2012 Rio, for example. Emitting less than 85g/km, it's cleaner than any other non-EV available on the market. And, with 30 mpg…

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Kia Optima Hybrid Named to "Top 10 Cars of the Year" List by Hispanic Motor Press Association

Optima Hybrid Takes Top Honors in the Alternative Powerplant Category
  • Kia's fuel-efficient midsize sedan recognized for class-leading highway fuel economy1, advanced technology and distinctive styling
  • Kia's first-ever hybrid delivers up to 40 miles per gallon and offers eco-conscious consumers a host of standard safety and convenience features

  • IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 22, 2011 - The 2012 Kia Optima Hybrid recently was named to the Hispanic Motor Press Association's (HMPA) "Top 10 Cars of the Year" list as the top Alternative Powerplant vehicle. The HPA award reflects the unique and distinctive preferences and needs of the influential Hispanic population…

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    Kia Optima Sets Hybrid World Record

    The Kia Forte has received some of the best auto reviews in its class for 2011 and 2012. But it's not the only quality vehicle from this Korean auto maker. The Kia Optima Hybrid just completed a world record drive, proving it can outlast any other hybrid vehicle.

     

    A 2011 Kia Optima Hybrid traveled through the continental United States, driven by Wayne Gerdes and Chris Bernius over 7,899 miles, recording an average fuel economy of 64.55 miles per gallon. Beating the vehicle's EPA highway rating by 61%, the trip took 14 days and averaged 564 miles…

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