Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

How to Use the Kia Surround View Monitor

Tuesday, July 14th, 2020
Cartoon demonstration of the Kia Surround View Monitor

One of the most challenging maneuvers that we have to do while driving is parking, especially parallel parking or parking a vehicle when there is an obstructed view or limited visibility. Fortunately, Kia makes parking an easier endeavor with the Surround View Monitor. Offered for select Kia models, the Surround View Monitors provides a clear view on all sides of the vehicle. View here for an overview of how to use it and become a parking master.


Kia Offers a Wonderfully Helpful Technology in its Newest Family Vehicle!

Monday, September 30th, 2019
Front Grille of the 2020 Kia Telluride

Rear Occupant Alert for 2020 Kia Telluride Video

If you have been paying attention to the news, you may have noticed an upswing in stories of parents forgetting their sleeping (and quiet) kids in their vehicle. And with the hot temperatures, this results in the worst kind of tragedy. To help prevent this from occurring, Kia has added a specially-created technology to the all-new Telluride that alerts drivers if someone is still in the vehicle. Watch the video below to find out how it works! (more…)

Find Out How the Lane Assist on the 2019 Kia Optima Works!

Monday, September 30th, 2019
Red 2019 Kia Optima

“Hold Your Lane” – Lane Keeping Assist – 2019 Kia Optima Video

When we were learning how to drive, many of us remember trying to stay in our designated lane. Luckily, we got better with practice. However, there are certain times where we find ourselves unintentionally going into the other lane, such as when there is snow on the ground or when it is dark and the center lines are faded because they haven’t been repainted in several years. Luckily, the 2019 Kia Optima comes available with Lane Keeping Assist to help you out! Watch the video below to learn more! (more…)

Traveling to a New Region on Your Next Road Trip? Listen to One of These Books on the UVO Infotainment System to Help You Get Even More Excited!

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

Best Books by Region to Listen to While Road Tripping

One of the best things about America is that there is so much to explore both geographically and culturally. We love how American literature has captured these regionalisms for our enjoyment and to help us think in a different way. If you are heading out on the road in your Kia this summer, you can listen to many of these books through the UVO infotainment system. Since there are so many books you can choose from, we thought that we would share some of our favorites to listen to while road tripping. (more…)

How do I connect my smartphone to the UVO infotainment system in my Kia?

Friday, May 11th, 2018

How to connect a smartphone to UVO infotainment system

The UVO infotainment system offers a plethora of connectivity options to make it easier than ever to access your smartphone’s features and apps while keeping your focus on the road ahead. But how do you connect your phone to this system to take advantage of these features? Learn how here! (more…)

How does my backup camera work?

Thursday, November 30th, 2017
How does my backup camera work?

How does Backup Camera Work

Most vehicles offer a backup camera, but sometimes it can be confusing to understand how to use it. What do those yellow and red lines mean? What does it mean when the system beeps at you? Understanding how to use the backup camera can help you relieve stress in reverse situations. Check out this helpful video explaining how the backup camera works and more! (more…)