Archive for the ‘Safety Info’ Category

2021 Kia Soul Safety Features and Driving Assistance System

Thursday, July 8th, 2021
2021 Kia Soul Inferno Red, Undercover Green and Solar Yellow standing on the road

What are the Safety Features of the 2021 Kia Soul? 

If safety is what you are seeking out, the 2021 Kia Soul is the perfect vehicle! With improved on-road safety, this versatile hatchback secures four out of five stars in NHTSA testing. This video is going to go over some of the key safety features available on the 2021 Kia Soul, which is available at Performance Kia in Eastern Pennsylvania. 


What to Include in your Car’s Emergency Kit

Monday, December 7th, 2020
vehicle emergency kit in the back of an SUV

One of the most important things you can keep in your car is an emergency kit. You don’t often think about having one until something happens to you or someone you know, so why not take the opportunity now to build or update your own vehicle emergency kit. You can get almost everything at a department store or supermarket as part of your regular shopping, or you can build a list online and order everything. Your kit should be personalized, but this post can be useful as advice to get you started.


4 Ice and Snow Driving Reminders to Help you Drive Safe this Winter

Thursday, November 5th, 2020
car driver in snow close up on back tire

It’s getting cooler out, and the snow will fall before too long. It always seems like everyone forgets how to drive as soon as the first real snowfall, so why not brush up ahead of time yourself? Here are 4 ways you can drive safer this winter.


How to Prepare your Car for Rain

Wednesday, June 24th, 2020
stock photo of wet windshield blurry focus on water

For the most part, cars are built to endure lots of exposure. Rain should be the least of your worries if you have a newer car, especially since a mild rain cleans off dust, debris, and flecks of mud and makes your car look cleaner. But rain does present a level of danger that changes depending on how much rain you encounter. Read on for advice on how to prepare your car for rain and stay safe during storms. 


Can I Get My Car Serviced During Social Distancing?

Tuesday, March 31st, 2020
mechanic with dirty hands and blue jumpsuit reaching hands into car under hood

Although regular business is closed at Performance Kia, our Parts and Service Department remains open by appointment only, so people who need new parts, repairs, or maintenance on their vehicle can still get it done. Keep in mind that services can only be carried out by appointment, and walk-ins are not accepted until the pandemic passes and regular business is allowed to resume as before. 


Performance Kia COVID-19 Response

Friday, March 27th, 2020
hands washing with pump bottle of hand sanitizer desk and toupe wall

For the safety of both our customers and staff, we are closing down our showroom and will no longer be offering walk-in service at our parts and service center. The current situation caused by COVID-19 (Coronavirus) calls for everyone to take measures to make sure we don’t contribute to the spread of illness. However, Performance Kia is willing to work around the situation in every way we can to continue to serve you until we are able to open again. 


2020 Kia Forte Safety and Comfort Features

Monday, December 9th, 2019
2020 Kia Forte red paint shot from above showing top, front, and driver side

The 2020 Kia Forte does not skimp on safety. As in-car technology and comfort equipment develop, safety technology follows right along. To protect the car itself and everyone inside, Kia went the extra mile to make sure the Forte doesn’t get left in the dust. Let’s review some of the different ways the 2020 Kia forte keeps drivers and passengers safe on the road, as well as a few enjoyable comfort features.  


Does the 2020 Kia Forte Come with Lane Keeping Assist?

Friday, October 25th, 2019
Blue 2020 Kia Forte

Technology to Read Between the Lines 2020 Kia Forte Video

In the last few years, Kia has become lauded for its technological features – and we aren’t just talking about interior entertainment to prevent boredom on long trips! Kia has been working hard to make state-of-the-art safety features available for its vehicles – including the compact Forte! One feature that is a favorite is the Lane Keeping Assist. Learn more by watching the video below: (more…)

Does the 2019 Kia Optima Come Available with Lane Keeping Assist?

Monday, September 30th, 2019
Red 2019 Kia Optima

2019 Kia Optima Lane Keeping Assist Video

Did you know that the Kia Optima is a great vehicle for a teen driver? As a midsized sedan, it is easy to parallel park and is easy on fuel. If you are planning to share your new 2019 Kia Optima with your teen who just got their driver’s license, you want them to be as safe as possible. Luckily, Lane Keeping Assist is extremely helpful. Watch the video below to learn how it works on the 2019 Kia Optima! (more…)

What are the 2020 Kia Telluride Safety Features?

Tuesday, June 18th, 2019
2020 Kia Telluride exterior passenger side profile in front of glass windows

The 2020 Kia Telluride entices families and individuals alike with its spacious interior and powerful performance. But did you know it has many safety features as well? Well, now you do! Let’s see how safe the 2020 Telluride is, and what else you need to know about these features. (more…)