Entry-level car buyers have a few distinct flavors from which to choose, and Kia’s Rio hatchback is the one that feels the most low-slung.
The 2019 Kia Forte is all-new with greatly improved styling, a larger interior, and more room for cargo. Affordable compact sedans can be ho-hum vehicles. They’re the commuter cars that get the job done with a focus on fuel economy and affordability. Comfort and style, not to mention feature availability, aren’t the priority. The Kia […]
The 2019 Kia Sorento gets subtle updates this model year that improve its appeal and give it more versatility. New styling, a new transmission, and new standard features make this three-row SUV an attractive choice. Outside, there are revised front and rear fascias, but the difference is not dramatic. Unless you park this year’s Sorento […]
As we’ve mentioned several times in the last few weeks, Americans have abandoned the sedan and have pledged their love to the crossover, an amalgam of the best features of both sedans and traditional SUVs. The trouble for many of us, though, is that $20,000 to start, for a 2WD, bare-bones economy crossover is a […]
The Kia Stinger is an exciting new sports sedan with all the right moves.
Compact Crossover SUVS — those high-riding, smaller, car-based replacements for the trusty family station wagon — have hit the market in a huge way, and the bewildering array of choices has a lot of New England consumers confused about what’s the best choice. BestRide is here to give you your best choice, depending on which […]
Automakers have shifted focus from products to services. Prepare for a major shift in the way we pay for automobile usage.
For the automotive industry, 2018 is what Major League Baseball would call a “rebuilding year.” Most of the major introductions this year are evolutions to current nameplates. There are only 11 brand new cars with new names this year, and almost all of those names leave a bit to be desired.
The all-new 2017 Kia Cadenza is a full-size sedan with a roomy trunk and plenty of room for passengers. In other words, it’s what folks used to call a “car.” But times have changed. As crossovers gain in popularity, sedans aren’t getting any love from car buyers. And the Cadenza might just be the most […]