Archive for the ‘Comparison’ Category

What is the difference between the 2019 vs. 2018 Kia Forte?

Monday, December 31st, 2018
2019 Kia Forte vs. 2018 Kia Forte

Introducing the all-new 2019 Kia Forte! The sleek model has been fully redesigned for 2019 with a new Intelligent Variable Transmission for better fuel economy in addition to more standard technologies. On the outside, the 2019 Kia Forte is striking with smooth, aerodynamic curves and a confident stance. In fact, the 2019 Kia Forte draws much of its design inspiration from the new Kia Stinger. That said, how does the 2019 Forte compare to the 2018 model? (more…)

What is the difference between the Kia Soul’s trims?

Tuesday, October 30th, 2018
2019 Kia Soul driving by the ocean

The Kia Soul has remained a powerful force on the U.S. market since it first debuted in 2009. It’s all thanks to the Soul’s spirited performance, generous array of premium features and award-winning crash test scores. Best of all, there are a variety of ways to build your Kia Soul. Whether you’re looking for a vibrant exterior color or a top-of-the-line trim, there are many options. But that leaves two very important questions. What are the differences between the Kia Soul trims and which model is right for you? (more…)

Key differences between the 2018 Kia Optima LX and EX

Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
2018 Kia Optima LX vs. EX

2018 Kia Optima LX vs. EX

Introducing the new 2018 Kia Optima! It receives a variety of updates, including more standard technologies. In fact, all 2018 Kia Optima models are now standard with a 7-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, rear-parking sensors, blind-spot monitoring with rear-cross traffic alert and much more. Kia has also discontinued the SXL model for 2018 but has added a new, sport-tuned S trim. (more…)

VIDEO: How does the Kia Stinger stack up against luxury sports cars?

Thursday, March 8th, 2018
Porsche Panamera, Kia Stinger, BMW 640i compete in a 0-60 acceleration test

2018 Kia Stinger vs 2018 Porsche Panamera vs 2018 BMW 640i

This year marks the first model year of the all-new Kia Stinger, and drivers are crazy about it. This model is Kia’s first entry into the high-performance sports car category, and it surely is turning heads. AMCI, a leader in automotive research wanted to see just how well the Kia Stinger stacked up against two other heavyweights from the luxury sports car segment. Today, we’ll be showing you a video comparing the 2018 Kia Stinger vs the 2018 Porsche Panamera vs the 2018 BMW 640i. Keep reading this blog post to see just how they all compare. (more…)

Is The Manual Transmission Worth It?

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Manual VS Automatic Transmission

Sometime before WWII, the automatic transmission came into existence. For the next 70 years or so, the manual transmission was thought of as something that was efficient, reliable, affordable, and fast in the motorsport world. After the year 2000, however, something changed. The automatic transmission got smart. Now, the same argument remains, but the tables have turned. (more…)