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CHECK US OUT NOW SALES EVENT

March is the "Check Us Out Now" sales event month featuring rates starting at 0% for both leasing and financing.  Cash savings for March are up to $4,000!  If you finally want to make the move to AWD, there are great deals on both the Sorento and Sportage.

The Sorento offers 0% financing plus up to $2,000 in savings.  Payments for an AWD Sorento start at just $88 per week with ZERO down.

The best deal on an AWD Sportage is the 48 month lease.  Payments for a Sportage LX AWD are just $76 per week for 48…
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The Advantages of Leasing

Leasing is an alternative form of financing a vehicle purchase.  It has both advantages and disadvantages compared to traditional installment loans and paying cash for a vehicle.  The main difference between a lease and a traditional finance contract is at the beginning of the contract a value is set for what the vehicle is going to be worth at the end of the contract.

This amount is called the “Guaranteed Future Value” (GFV).  Having a GFV is the main advantage of a lease.  It transfers the uncertainty of what a vehicle will be worth in three or four years from…

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2019 Kia Sedona

Mini vans are still the best way to transport people and their luggage in comfort and economy.  It is why they are so popular with families and people requiring additional space.  Unlike some manufactures, Kia has not abandoned this market.  In fact, they are improving the Sedona for 2019.  The 2019 Sedona will be arriving at Northland Kia in April 2018.  It features enhancements to design, packaging and available features.

Mechanically the big news is the introduction of an eight speed automatic transmission.  This will improve both performance and fuel economy.  It should also lower interior noise at high cruising…

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2019 Sorento

Northland Kia has placed our first orders for updated 2019 Kia Sorento.  Changes for 2019 include both styling enhancements and additional equipment.  There are also two mechanical difference.  The first changes is V6 equipped Sorento are now paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission.  This should improve both performance and fuel economy.  The other mechanical change is the dropping of the 2.0L turbo engine.  This does seem like an unusual move when most competitors are replacing V6 engines with turbos.

The loss of the turbo engine also means that all Sorento, other than the base LX models, are now equipped…
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All-Wheel Drive vs. Four Wheel Drive

Many people ask, what is the difference between four wheel drive (4x4) and all-wheel drive (AWD)?  The answer involves how the systems work and what their primary purpose is.  Four wheel drive is the original system designed to give vehicles more traction.  It was created mainly for off road use.  The system uses a transfer case that sends equal power to the front and rear wheels.  It is great for off road use, but it is not ideal for on road use.  The problem is that because the front and rear wheels turn at the same speed, the transfer case…

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February 2018 Incentives

February is Kia’s made for conquering winter month and there are plenty of exciting offers available.

For February, most Kia’s can be financed at zero percent.  This includes our winter conquering SUV’s, the Kia Sportage and Sorento.  When you choose Sorento you can take advantage of up to $2000 in savings and 0% financing.  Payments on a new Sorento start at 82 dollars per week.

Looking for something a little smaller?  The Forte features 0% financing for 84 months plus saving of up to $2000 or choose a 0% lease on select Forte models.  Payments on Forte…

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Why get your oil changed at Northland Kia

Vehicle maintenance is a very competitive business with lots of alternatives for consumers.  The options include having the work done by a dealer who represents the brand, your local small garage or a big chain specializing in oil changes.  With all of these option, why should a consumer have their oil changes at Northland Kia.  Here are the top five reasons.

1) We are price competitive.  Our regular price starts at $59.95.
2) We use original equipment parts that are warranty approved and can complete any software updates your vehicle may require.
3) Northland Kia washes every car that…
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Remote Starts - Picking the one that is correct for you

We are lucky to live in Calgary.  It is a great city, but the winter, and sometimes the summer, bring cold weather.  One way to fight back against the cold is with a remote start for your vehicle.  

Kia currently offers three types of remote start for your Kia.  Each has certain advantages.  Below is a description of the three options.

Basic - This option is only available on Kia vehicles equipped with a Smart Key.  The remote start uses the existing key fob to start the vehicle.  You just need to push the lock button three times and your vehicle…
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Which Kia Sportage Models are equipped with a sunroof

The Kia Sportage is available in six trim levels for 2018.  Of these six trim levels, three of them are equipped with a sunroof.  The tree trim levels are:

EX Premium
EX Tech
SX

The two EX models are powered by a 2.4L four cylinder engine.  For those wanting extra performance, the Sportage SX is equipped with a 2.0L Turbo engine.
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Which Sorento Models are equipped with a sunroof

The Kia Sorento is the best selling Kia model in Canada.  In the 2018 model year, the Sorento is available in nine trim levels ranging for the LX Front Wheel Drive to the loaded SXL.  Of these nine trim levels, four of them are equipped with a sunroof.  The four trim levels are;

EX+
SX
SX V6
SXL

All of the above trim levels with the exception of the SX are V6 models with seven passenger seating.  The SX is a 2.0L Turbo model with five passenger seating.
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