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How to Keep the Headlights on Your Vehicle in Peak Condition

Thursday, October 20th, 2016



As the days get shorter, more and more people will be making their afternoon commute in the dark. This means that they will need to have properly working headlights in order to navigate their way around. The purchase of a new car can be made a lot easier when choosing the right Kia Sorento Dealers Nj. Click here to find out more about what the team at Gateway Kia in North Brunswick, NJ have to offer. The following are some of the things that you will need to do to keep your car’s headlights working properly.

Know Your Options When Replacement Is Needed

There will come a time when the old headlights on your car will have to be replaced. When this time comes, you will need to do a bit of research to figure out what your best options. There are a variety of high powered LED bulbs on the market and each of them has their own set of benefits. This is why you will need to do your homework and ensure that you get the right replacement bulbs chosen.

Cleaning the Headlight Lenses

The next thing that you will need to do when trying to keep your headlights in good shape is to clean the lenses on occasion. As time goes by, the lenses that are on your car will become cloudy due to dirt and other debris. There are a number of cleaning kits on the market that will allow you to get these lenses clean. Taking the time to do this type of maintenance on a regular basis will help to reduce the trouble you have when trying to see at night.

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Kia Uses Tecmo Bowl to Promote New Kia Sorento

Monday, September 26th, 2016

For most 30 somethings, Tecmo Bowl and other 8 bit graphics video games were an important part of their childhood. Another vital part of people in this age group’s childhood was professional football. There were no two names bigger in the world of 80’s and 90’s professional football than Bo Jackson and Brian Bosworth. The team at Kia has used both the nostalgia of Tecmo Bowl and the popularity of these two players to promote the new Kia Sorento. This winning combination has sparked the interest of thousands of fans and has drawn a lot of attention to the power of the Kia Sorento.

In the commercial featuring both of these players, Bo Jackson can be seen powering down the field in a Kia Sorento in the Tecmo Bowl World. Once he reaches the ten yard line, a player from the other team jumps in. Not until the scene shifts back to the real world inside of the Sorento can you see that the player who has jumped in is none other than Brian “The Boz” Bosworth.

For years, Kia has been very innovative when it comes to the way they advertise their vehicles. This commercial only serves to reinforce that fact that Kia has their hand on the pulse of pop culture and utilizes the knowledge they have to create some of the most iconic commercials out there. The best part about these commercials is that they showcase some of the new features the Kia Sorento has to offer.

When trying to find a good deal on Kia vehicles, be sure to contact the professionals at Gateway Kia in North Brunswick, NJ. The experienced sales team at Gateway Kia will be able to match the needs that you have with the right Kia vehicle.

2017 Kia Sorento Achieves Top Safety Pick Plus Rating from The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

Monday, July 18th, 2016
2017 Sorento

2017 Sorento

2017 Sorento Earns Coveted Safety Award Under More Stringent IIHS Standards

IRVINE, Calif., July 18, 2016 – Kia Motors America’s best-selling CUV, the 2017 Sorento, has earned top honors – Top Safety Pick Plus (TSP+) – from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) when equipped with optional front-crash prevention.  With the Sorento earning “good” crashworthiness ratings and a superior rating for the optional front-crash prevention system, Kia continues to demonstrate its ongoing commitment to safety.

“These results are a clear indication that Kia places a high priority on safety by offering advanced crash avoidance technologies and enhancing vehicle structure through the use of advanced high-strength steel,” said Orth Hedrick, vice president, product planning, KMA.  “We are proud that the Sorento received strong ratings across the board, and having earned the prestigious TSP+ award bolsters our strong safety record and the integrity of our products.”

To qualify for a Top Safety Pick Plus rating, each vehicle must earn “good” ratings in each of the five crashworthiness tests – small overlap front, moderate overlap front, side impact, roof strength and head restraints – as well as an “advanced” or “superior” rating for front crash prevention.

The 2017 Sorento is available with many driver-assistance systems including Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB)1, Advanced Smart Cruise Control1, Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS)1, Blind Spot Detection (BSD)1, Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA)1, and HID headlights with Dynamic Bending Light (DBL)1 technology, high-beam assist (HBA)1, and rear parking assist1.

About Sorento

The 2017 Sorento carries over into its second model year with new technology such as Android Auto and Apple CarPlay® (late availability) in addition to two new packages that add greater flexibility – the Advanced Touring Package and the Advanced Technology Package. The third-generation Sorento is available in five trim levels. The handsomely equipped LX, EX, SX, and SXL models are powered by a 2.4-liter four-cylinder that produces 185 horsepower and 178 lb-ft. of torque, or a 3.3-liter V-6 that makes 290 horsepower and 252 lb.-ft. of torque, while the EX trim is also available with a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that produces 240 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft. of torque. Sorento continues to offer an advanced AWD system that automatically routes power to the wheel with the most traction, while inside, the Sorento delivers class-up premium materials, offering the perfect combination of refinement and capability.

About Kia Motors America
Kia Motors America (KMA) is the marketing and distribution arm of Kia Motors Corporation based in Seoul, South Korea KMA proudly serves as the “Official Automotive Partner” of the NBA and LPGA and set an all-time annual sales record in 2015, surpassing the 600,000 unit mark for the first time in company history. Kia offers a complete line of vehicles in the U.S., including the rear-drive K900** flagship sedan, Cadenza premium sedan, Sorento CUV, Soul urban passenger vehicle, Soul Electric Vehicle***, Sportage compact CUV, Optima midsize sedan, Optima Hybrid, the Forte compact sedan, Forte5 and Forte Koup, Rio and Rio 5-door subcompacts and the Sedona minivan, through a network of more than 765 dealers across the United States.  Kia’s North American manufacturing operations include plants in West Point, Georgia*, and the municipality of Pesqueria in the state of Nuevo Leon, Mexico.

The 2016 Kia Sorento is a Crossover SUV Unlike Anything North Brunswick, NJ Residents Have Seen

Monday, May 30th, 2016


Since the invention of the automobile, people have been looking for the perfect mix of comfort and power. For years, the Kia line of vehicles have been known for their comfort and the innovative accessories they feature. The 2016 Kia Sorento is a crossover SUV that features up to 3 rows of seats for increased comfort and room. At Gateway Kia of North Brunswick, NJ, finding the right deal on a 2016 Kia Sorento for North Brunswick, NJ residents will be easy. This vehicle comes with a variety of perks and here are some of them.

The Smart Liftgate

One of the biggest problems that most car owners face when attempting to go shopping is getting their liftgate open with a handful of bags. The team at Kia saw this problem and came up with a great solution. The Smart Liftgate will allow you to put your hand on near the handle of the liftgate to open it. This means that you will not have to worry about dropping your bags when trying to load up your new Sorento.

The Power of a Turbocharged Four Cylinder Engine

If you are looking for a bit of power under the hood, then the turbocharged four-cylinder engine that comes in the Kia Sorento is just what you need. While this engine has all of the power of a six cylinder, it will allow you to take advantage of the fuel efficiency of a four-cylinder engine. The engines that are made by Kia are known for their power and durability and this turbocharged four-cylinder is no exception.

Rather than dealing with a vehicle that is too small, you can get a great price on the spacious 2016 Kia Sorento by stopping Gateway Kia in North Brunswick, NJ.