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Kia Drive Wise Technology

Watch Now: Driver Assistance Features Offered by Kia

How Do the Kia brand’s Advanced Driver Assistance Features Work?

The Kia brand offers the Kia DRIVE WiSE autonomous driving and assistive technologies on most of its vehicles. The Kia DRIVE WiSE system includes the Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist, Blind-Spot View Monitor, Reverse Parking Collision-Avoidance Assist, Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist, Lane Keeping Assist, and Lane Following Assist. How do the Kia brand’s Advanced Driver Assistance features work? At Auffenberg Kia of Cape Girardeau in Cape Girardeau, MO, we provide you with short videos prepared by the folks at Kia that explain the mechanism of these features.

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Watch Now: What Is the Kia Smart Cruise Control?

How Does the Kia Smart Cruise Control Work?

Driving can be tiring especially in rush hour traffic and on highways. The Kia brand has made efforts to ensure that you have an effortless drive in your Kia. It provides the Kia Smart Cruise Control function. How does the Kia Smart Cruise Control work? The Kia Smart Cruise Control helps you drive at a pre-determined speed and maintains a preset distance from the vehicle right in front of you. Thus, if the vehicle ahead of you stops, so do you! At Auffenberg Kia of Cape Girardeau in Cape Girardeau, MO, we provide you with a video prepared by the folks at Kia explaining this feature.

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Kia Intelligent Variable Transmission

How does the Kia Intelligent Variable Transmission work?

Advantages of the Kia Intelligent Variable Transmission System

The Kia brand is known for innovation and effectiveness. The engineers there are continuously trying to refine the features on Kia vehicles. One such innovation by the Kia brand is the Kia Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT) System. This system, which is a form of a continuously variable transmission, provides great efficiency and ensures gear shifts like automatic transmissions. At Auffenberg Kia of Cape Girardeau in Cape Girardeau, MO, we provide a video prepared by the folks at Kia to help you understand the Kia Intelligent Variable Transmission better. The video also highlights the advantages of the Kia Intelligent Variable Transmission System.

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Can I Buy a Car Online Near Cape Girardeau and Jackson?

How to Buy a Car Online in Cape Girardeau, MO?

As the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, you try to get most of your work done online without any sort of physical contact or by maintaining social distancing. Whether it’s shopping for groceries, buying medicines or art supplies for your child’s next school project, you can get everything online. Why, then, go to a dealership to buy a car? If you’re in Cape Girardeau, MO, you can even buy your car online. Auffenberg Kia’s Virtual Retail Tool, Shop by Payment, is easy to use. Below, we give you the lowdown on how to buy a car online in Cape Girardeau, MO, from Auffenberg Kia.

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2021 Kia Forte on the road

Kia Forte at Cape Girardeau: Safety comes first!

How does Kia Forte’s Blind Spot Collision Warning work?

The 2021 Kia Forte is everything any driver would want: It is safe, reliable, and fun-to-drive. What’s more, the Kia brand is adept at gauging the needs of its drivers. Its Driver Assist Technology is consistently updating and improving. So, the 2021 Kia Forte, like many other Kia models, comes with a Blind Spot Collision Warning (BCW). Here, we give you a lowdown of this technology.

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2021 Kia K5 GT interior shot of front seating, steering wheel, and infotainment system dashboard

How Does the Kia Driver Attention Warning (DAW) Feature Work?

Kia is continually updating and improving its safety technology features to accommodate and keep drivers safe on the road. One of the brand’s more recent safety features is Driver Attention Warning. So, what does Driver Attention Warning do and how does it work? We take a look at this Kia driver-assistance safety feature today at Auffenberg Kia of Cape Girardeau!

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2021 Kia Stinger GT2 RWD exterior side shot with HiChroma Red paint color parked in the icy tundra

What’s Included in the 2021 Kia Stinger Sun & Sound Package?

In addition to its robust performance specifications and sleek sports sedan style, the Kia Stinger model also boasts plenty of advanced convenience technologies to make every drive a profoundly enjoyable experience. One optional add-on of convenient technology features is available on the baseline trim level of the latest Stinger update with the Sun & Sound Package. So, what’s all included in this technology package? Today, we take a look at the features, price, and more, concerning the 2021 Kia Stinger Sun & Sound Package!

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2021 Kia Sportage SUV exterior far away shot with red paint color as it drives through a dirt gravel road in the wilderness under a setting sun

What’s Included in the 2021 Kia Sportage LX Popular Package?

Kia models offer plenty of optional style, feature, and technology packages to further stylize and tailor the ride to each individual driver’s tastes. For example, one very popular and notable option from the Kia brand is that of the Nightfall Edition exterior and interior style package. Today, at Auffenberg Kia of Cape Girardeau, we’ll be taking a look at the features, cost, and more, concerning the 2021 Kia Sportage LX Popular Package!

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2021 Kia Sorento exterior side shot parked on a gravel field with a background of forest trees and mountains

What are the Drive Wise Safety Features of the 2021 Kia Sorento?

2021 Kia Sorento Drive Wise Driver-Assistance Safety Features

Among the many changes and improvements introduced to the Sorento vehicle with its revolutionary 2021 model year redesign, one of those is the new and improved level of safety offered to drivers of the upcoming 2021 Kia Sorento compact SUV through standard and available Kia Drive Wise Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems (ADAS). Today at Auffenberg Kia of Cape Girardeau, we’ll go over all of the Kia Drive Wise features offered with the 2021 Kia Sorento!

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