It’s the end of summer, and car enthusiasts know that now’s the time that the cars for the next model year roll off the assembly lines and into the showrooms. Phil Smith Kia (4230 N. Federal
I spoke with general manager Wes Lasher about the 2016 models in this exclusive Hotspots interview.
We have some changes to one model in particular. The Kia Sorento received a couple of updates: it’s a little longer now, a little lower to the ground, and the interior has changed up a little. It’s also quieter to ride in and drive, and all of the amenities have been upgraded. The Kia Forte, while largely unchanged, has been getting more promotion and advertising, which buyers will notice.
One car to watch out for, though, is the Kia Optima. It was unveiled at the New York International Auto Show this past April and it will be rolling out into showrooms in late September or early October.
What do you think a certain make and model says about the person driving it?
I think the important thing to remember about Kia, especially now, is that there’s a car for
Phil Smith Kia is open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. If you are interested in buying a new Kia, feel free to speak with Mark Haworth. His e-mail address is Mark@PhilSmithKIA.com and he would be happy to serve you. For other sales inquiries, call (888) 318-9375.