A blue 2021 Honda HR-V driving in the city
Crossover & Midsize

The 2022 HR-V is Trying to Get Sportier

It’s about time! The Honda HR-V is finally being redesigned for 2022. The 2022 Honda HR-V will serve as the smallest SUV that Honda has to offer, and some exciting upgrades are in the works to battle rivals like the Toyota C-HR.  What to expect with the 2022 Honda CR-V  According to Car and Driver, …

2021 Kia Seltos driving down urban street
Trucks & SUVs

Avoid the 2021 Kia Seltos S Turbo Trim

The 2021 Kia Seltos is supposed to be a cooler alternative to the Kia Soul. It has a more rugged and less boxy design, which is feeling a little dated for the Soul. But if the base model doesn’t have enough muscle for you, you can upgrade the Kia Seltos S Turbo for more muscle …

2021 Kia Seltos SX is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

How Reliable Is the Kia Seltos?

Vehicles coming out of the Kia Motors auto manufacturing plants are known for their dependability. The all-new 2021 Kia Seltos is expected to continue in the tradition of its predecessors. In a crowded subcompact crossover segment, the newest addition to the world of small SUVs is a worthy competitor. The 2021 Kia Seltos is already receiving …

A 2021 Kia Seltos on a cloudy day.
Crossover & Midsize

How Safe Is the Kia Seltos?

Kia is having a good year. It recently had its best October ever and is putting out new models left and right. One of its latest models, the 2021 Kia Seltos, is hitting the pavement running and is already up for MotorTrend’s SUV of the year award. The Seltos is an alternative to options like …

An image of a 2021 Hyundai Palisade on the road.
Trucks & SUVs

Kia Suffers a Loss to Hyundai for the 2021 Best SUV Brand

The battle between Kia and Hyundai SUVs grows. The Kia Telluride, Kia Seltos, Kia Sorento, and more have been battling the Hyundai Palisade, Hyundai Santa Fe, Hyundai Kona, and more. However, it looks like Hyundai just raced ahead of the competition!  Hyundai won best SUV brand  According to Automotive World, U.S. News just named Hyundai as …

2021 Kia Seltos X-Line Urban Concept is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois on February 6, 2020.
Crossover & Midsize

Is the Kia Seltos New?

Kia Motors has a strong reputation for building high-quality and affordable vehicles. The all-new 2021 Kia Seltos is no exception. This subcompact crossover utility vehicle offers attractive styling with a bolder, more rugged look than other models in the Kia lineup. With impressive features and capabilities, the Kia Seltos is an SUV worthy of its competitors in …

2021 Kia Seltos driving on highway
Trucks & SUVs

The 2021 Kia Seltos Has 3 Frustrating Drawbacks

Just look at the 2021 Kia Seltos. It could be the Subaru Crosstrek and Jeep Renegade alternative you’ve been waiting for. The Kia Seltos is supposed to be compact, capable, and full of value. However, there may also have a few frustrating drawbacks to consider.  Is the 2021 Kia Seltos a good SUV?  Yes, the …

2021 Kia Seltos SX is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

The 2021 Kia Seltos Is Up for a Huge Award

With so many accolades and automotive award lists featuring different models as the best, it can make it harder for consumers to decide what to buy. But there’s one annual award that should make your list of resources to consider. It’s a major victory for any vehicle to even make the roster. It’s an even bigger win …

2020 Kia Telluride off-roading in the desert
Trucks & SUVs

The Kia Telluride Fails to Live up to Its Name

The Kia Telluride has one bold off-roading name that comes from Telluride, Colorado. However, the Kia Telluride isn’t exactly built for off-roading. For true adventuring, you may need another option like the Toyota 4Runner instead.  The Kia Telluride isn’t for off-roading Telluride, Colorado, is a beautiful mountain town that now has multiple safe ways to …

Trucks & SUVs

Lease Any of These 2021 SUVs for Less Than $300 a Month

The entire auto industry has taken a massive hit throughout 2020. As a result, carmakers are more anxious than ever to get new cars rolling off of lots. With SUVs being some of the most popular vehicles on sale, it makes sense that they would be amongst some of the most discounted. Given that the …

a blue 2021 Kia Sorento hybrid crossover SUV driving at speed in the mountains
Trucks & SUVs

Is the 2021 Kia Sorento Better Than the Kia Seltos?

Whoa, there is the new Kia Seltos and the totally redesigned Kia Sorento. How do you keep these S named Kia SUVs straight? At least the Kia Telluride stands out with a different title. But the 2021 Kia Seltos and Sorento are both geared for off-roading, making it potentially challenging to choose between them.  How …

2021 Kia Seltos parked in the woods
Crossover & Midsize

Consider the Kia Seltos Over the Subaru Crosstrek

There are many exciting options for compact SUVs that can go off-roading like the Subaru Crosstrek and Kia Seltos. But which option will give you more bang for your buck? Let’s compare price, features, off-roading capabilities to determine the more valuable SUV.  Subaru Crosstrek vs. Kia Seltos  The 2021 Kia Seltos comes in hot with …

2019 Jeep Renegade Limited

Best Alternatives to the Jeep Renegade If You Don’t Care About Off-Roading

There’s a lot to like about the Jeep Renegade if you’re judging by looks alone. This baby Jeep is known for its upscale style and impressive off-roading capabilities, but not much else. The Renegade consistently earns low predicted reliability ratings from the likes of Consumer Reports and J.D. Power. It’s also not the most comfortable ride either. …

2021 Kia Seltos parked in the woods

Should You Go Kia Soul or Kia Seltos?

Much of Kia’s ascension into greatness recently has a lot to do with the carmaker’s growing lineup of SUVs. As you’re shopping around, you’ll see that Kia almost has a response to each SUV category in today’s market.  The 2020 Kia Soul is a popular option worth considering and so is the all-new 2021 Kia …

2021 Kia Seltos driving down urban street
Trucks & SUVs

The Kia Seltos Isn’t Worth Waiting For

The Kia Seltos has been making waves in India as a new rugged SUV with enhanced capabilities compared to the Kia Soul. However, the Kia Seltos may be over-hyped and not worth waiting for. Some drivers have already found frustrating issues.  Problems With The Kia Seltos  As the Kia Soul replacement, the Kia Seltos will …

KIA Motors India CEO and managing director Shim Kook-hyun poses with the "Seltos" SUV during the car's launch in Bangalore
Crossover & Midsize

Why Would Anyone Buy a Kia Seltos Over a Kia Sportage?

Kia has introduced the Seltos, which is new for the 2021 model year and a competitor within the subcompact SUV class. The company now offers six different SUVs, and the 2021 Kia Seltos is quite similar to the 2020 Kia Sportage. How should buyers decide between the two? Comparing the interior of the Kia Seltos …

2021 Kia Seltos driving down urban street

This or That: Kia Seltos vs. Mazda CX-3

Let’s face it, we are obsessed with SUVs. Us SUV lovers were particularly intrigued about the new “in-betweener” Kia Seltos, a subcompact crossover positioned in the middle of the Kia Soul and Kia Sportage. Since Kia’s original announcement, the Seltos has been consistently mentioned with the subcompact Mazda CX-3. Here, we will compare the two. …

2021 Kia Seltos SX is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

Kia Designed Another Winning SUV With the Seltos

If you were one of the TV-watching millions who tuned into the Super Bowl this year, you might recall seeing the latest commercial for the 2021 Kia Seltos. This charming little SUV packs a punch and is getting accolades and high marks with the experts. It’s not the Kia Soul, and it’s not the Kia …

Crossover & Midsize

What the Heck is a Kia Seltos?

With the variety of unique car names flooding the market over the past few years, we have to do a double-take every now and then and ask ourselves, “Why would they name a car that?” Case in point, the Kia Seltos. A quick Google search reveals that Kia named their small SUV after Celtos, the …