The 2018 baseball season starts today! Don’t miss a pitch – even if you can’t make it to the game

By blogsadmin | Posted in Tips and Tricks on Thursday, March 29th, 2018 at 3:10 PM
A stock photo of a pitcher's hand holding a baseball.

Where can I watch the Cleveland Indians play on TV?

Today (March 29) is one of the anticipated days on any sports fan’s calendar. It’s the opening day of the 2018 Major League Baseball season. If you don’t plan on flying out to the West Coast to see them take on Seattle or Anaheim and you don’t have tickets to watch the home opener at Progressive Field, you may be asking yourself, ‘Where can I watch the Cleveland Indians play on TV?’ We asked around the Spitzer Kia of Mansfield showroom and found some great venues where you can have a beer, catch the game and grab a bite to eat. We’re all hoping for a strong season from our team. Be safe, enjoy the game and go Indians! Read the rest of this entry »

A new era dawning for top-end Kia K900 sedan

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia K900 on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 at 7:12 PM

What is different about the 2019 Kia K900?

At the beginning of March, Kia released a couple of drawings representing the redesign for the newest version of the 2019 Kia K900. The automaker was one of the first car manufacturers to unveil its new lineup to the eager crowds attending the New York International Auto Show. During the reveal, the automaker answered a lot of questions about what is different with the 2019 Kia K900. When the new Kia K900 arrives, the top-of-the-line sedan will be entering its second generation and has been upgraded with more refined passenger cabin materials, a more powerful V-6 engine and a wide range of high-tech features and systems. In short, the 2019 Kia K900 is going to be the most technologically-advanced sedan in the Kia lineup – when it arrives at dealerships like Spitzer Kia of Mansfield later this year. Read the rest of this entry »

How will the 2018 Stinger do on a long, long drive?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia Stinger on Friday, March 23rd, 2018 at 6:14 PM

Is the 2018 Kia Stinger good for road trips?

We have spent a lot of time in the Spitzer Kia of Mansfield Blog offices discussing the on-track potential of the new Kia Stinger. While that is all very exciting, that information might not be terribly practical. We’ve begged our bosses to let us take a Stinger on an extended adventure to really see what it’s like, but nobody will let us. So, our product experts did the next best thing and found a blog that did it. So, is the 2018 Kia Stinger good for road trips? By all accounts, or at least those by AutoBlog reporter, James Riswick. Take a look at his trip from Colorado to Oregon in a GT version of the new Stinger. If you think this is exactly what you need to make your next vacation perfect, schedule a test drive with a Spitzer Kia of Mansfield sales professional today. Read the rest of this entry »

Can the Stinger GT outrun a Mustang GT?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia Stinger on Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 at 7:09 PM
A front quarter view of the 2018 Kia Stinger GT at the Chicago Auto Show

Is the 2018 Kia Stinger GT faster than the Mustang GT?

There has been a lot of excitement surrounding the 2018 Kia Stinger GT – and for a very good reason. The automaker took the time to precisely engineer the light and nimble sports coupe to be a direct competitor of models from Europe, but with a significantly lower starting price. The Spitzer Kia of Mansfield Blog has already shared with you a video of the all-new Stinger GT going up against models from BMW and Porsche, with the high-performance Kia vehicle all but decimating the competition. But what about some vintage American muscle? Is the 2018 Kia Stinger GT faster than the Mustang GT? Yes. Yes, it is. Read the rest of this entry »

Top Kia sedan model will get new look for next year

By blogsadmin | Posted in For Fun on Thursday, March 8th, 2018 at 5:36 PM
An artist's sketch of what the 2019 Kia K900 may look like.

Release date for the 2019 Kia K900

There is a lot to see in the Spitzer Kia of Mansfield in terms of new models and technology. The automaker has already introduced the all-new high-performance Kia Stinger to dealerships and has announced coming redesigns for the Forte and Sorento. As of today, Kia has signaled its intention overhaul its top-of-the-line sedan and has also let a little bit of information slip about the release date for the 2019 Kia K900. According to an entry on the manufacturer’s global news website, the 2019 Kia K900 will start to arrive to select markets during the second quarter of 2018. This leads many other reputable automotive websites to believe we’ll get a live look at the redesigned K900 at the New York Auto Show in April. Read the rest of this entry »

You have a lot of options available when you lease is over

By blogsadmin | Posted in FAQs on Wednesday, February 28th, 2018 at 4:31 PM
A stock photo of people finished completing a deal over signed paperwork.

What you should do when your Kia lease is over

Leasing a Kia car, crossover SUV or minivan is wonderful. Buyers can get behind the wheel of a well-equipped vehicle with incredibly low monthly payments in addition to being able to get a new model in fairly short intervals. The automaker’s financing arm has done its best to make the leasing process as easy as possible. However, when the term expires, some questions can linger. Here are few things you should do when your Kia lease is over. If you have more questions or unexpected difficulties, contact a financing expert at the Spitzer Kia of Mansfield showroom as soon as possible. Read the rest of this entry »

A new seven-passenger Kia crossover SUV could be coming

By blogsadmin | Posted in For Fun on Tuesday, February 27th, 2018 at 9:49 PM
A front right quarter photo of a Kia Telluride concept crossover SUV

Does Kia make a full-size crossover SUV?

When it comes to being on the cutting-edge of new vehicles coming from Kia, the product experts at Spitzer Kia of Mansfield are often in the same boat as the general public. Like the rest of you, we want to know what is coming down the pipe, especially because it’s our job to be able to answer questions, like ‘Does Kia make a full-size crossover SUV?’ To which we don’t have a definitive answer. In the world of automotive rumors and speculation, AutoBlog is one of the best sources of news out there. They have posted with some spy shots of a heavily masked new crossover SUV that could be the long-speculated-about Telluride concept crossover SUV? Read the rest of this entry »

Kia brings Stinger GT to Chicago race track for ultimate test drive

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia Stinger on Monday, February 26th, 2018 at 3:17 PM
A left profile photo of the Kia Stinger GT at the Chicago Auto Show

Can I test drive the 2018 Kia Stinger on a race track?

The 2018 Kia Stinger was inspired by high-performance European roadsters. It was put through its at the same German facility used by European roadsters. So, it’s only fitting that someone interested in seeing what the new Kia fastback sedan can do when it’s put directly up against those models. If you’ve been wondering, ‘Can I test drive the 2018 Kia Stinger on a race track?’ We have some good news. Yes, you can. But you will need to take a little bit of a road trip to Arlington Park in Chicago to do so. On April 7 and April 8, representatives from Kia will team participants with professional driving instructors at the Chicago-area race track to put the new Stinger and some of its rivals from Audi, BMW and Porsche through a series of tests. Read the rest of this entry »

There are some things you should never ignore to take care of your car

By blogsadmin | Posted in Service on Thursday, February 15th, 2018 at 4:18 PM
A stock photo of a young man sitting in front of his broken down car, calling for help.

Which car sounds are bad to hear?

Modern cars are works of art. When everything is working perfectly the sounds from the engine and the road should work together like the notes in a symphony. If someone is paying close attention, an interruption in the music made by cars, trucks and SUVs will be the first sign something is wrong. So, which car sounds are bad to hear? This can be a tough question to nail down. We spoke with a few members of the Spitzer Kia of Mansfield Service Department to help customers know when they need to be concerned about their vehicles and need to bring it in for an appointment. Read the rest of this entry »

Did the new Stinger commercial get you excited for the new car?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Kia Sportage on Monday, February 5th, 2018 at 3:55 PM
A photo illustration of Steve Tyler from Aerosmith standing in front of a red 2018 Kia Stinger on a race track.

What was the song used in the Kia Stinger Super Bowl ad?

The competition for professional football’s top prize wasn’t the only battle happening on Sunday. Kia knew they would have a captive audience on hand to unveil its new Kia Stinger commercial with star power coming from the world of open-wheel racing as well as rock’n’roll. If you’re not familiar with the extensive music catalog of Aerosmith, you might have found yourself wondering, ‘What was the song used in the Kia Stinger Super Bowl ad?’ The tune was a remix of the band’s classic hit, “Dream On.” It may have been hard to recognize at first because it was initially played in reverse. Read the rest of this entry »