C3 Connected Infiniti Kia carchat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:25+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Autonomous vehicles, Infiniti, Kia, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Good Morning Warren and Friends, We drove the Infiniti QX 60 all week. Another great 3-row CUV that starts around $43,000 comes in AWD. The V-6 EPA fuel economy is stated at 20 city / 27 highway. Fun week for me! Stretch and I went to San Francisco to the C3 Connected Summit. [...]

Kia’s Orth Hedrick on the Kia Soul EV on Driving the Nation

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:20+00:00 May 20th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), Kia, Video, youtube.com, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|

Orth Hedrick, vice president of product planning, Kia Motors America, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about the Kia Soul EV that is scheduled to go on sale in the third quarter of 2014. The Kia Soul EV will be Kia's first all-electric, zero-emissions vehicle (ZEV) which will go on sale in [...]

Kia Uvo bluetooth and voice recognition at the 2014 CES

By | 2017-03-22T08:00:26+00:00 March 25th, 2014|Categories: 2014 Consumer Electronic Show (CES), Automobiles and Energy, Connectivity, Kia, Technology, Video, youtube.com|

Las Vegas, NV - At the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Henry Bzeih, KMA Chief Technology Strategist and Princton Brennan, Kia engineer, talk to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about Kia's Uvo system that uses bluetooth. This allows the owner of the car to use his/her apple or android device. Kia also has [...]

Kia KND-7 Vehicle Concept at the 2014 CES

By | 2016-09-25T19:51:08+00:00 January 7th, 2014|Categories: 2014 Consumer Electronic Show (CES), Automobiles and Energy, Kia, Technology|

From Kia: Kia made advancements in it's UVO voice-activation telematics and will showcase Electric Vehicle-centered telematics in the soon to be unveiled Kia Soul EV. At the 2014 CES Kia showed the User-centered Driver Concept (UCD), including the 12.3-inch TFT-LCD cluster presents a 3D view of vital vehicle information, utilizing eye-tracking technology to maintain a [...]