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EV6 Named 2023 North American Utility Vehicle of the Year™

January 24th, 2023 by

Cowboy Kia is proud to announce that the Kia EV6 has won the 2023 North American Utility Vehicle of the Year Award™.  The EV6 emerged on top from a field of over 30 competing utility vehicles including 13 other battery electric models.  This is also the second time Kia has won this award in recent…

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Accessories for Your New Kia at Kia of Mankato

January 18th, 2023 by
Front View of 2024 Kia Seltos

Whether you’re in the market for a new Kia or just trying to upgrade your current set of wheels, chances are you could benefit from some brand-new accessories. As always, our team at Kia of Mankato has got you covered. We have an extensive selection of exterior, interior, and other types of Kia accessories; and…

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Setting Up Your Home Vehicle Charging System and the Benefits

January 14th, 2023 by
Front View of 2023 Kia Niro EV

Whether you’re thinking about making the switch to an electric vehicle (EV), in the midst of the process, or maybe even already done, chances are you probably have some questions about EV charging stations. This is especially true if you’re considering adding one to your home. So, for starters, what is an electric vehicle charging…

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Kia Industry Trends Shaping 2023

January 7th, 2023 by
Front View of 2023 Kia Sorento HEV

The only sure thing in life is change. Every single year, the automotive industry adapts, adjusts, and evolves in accordance with the world surrounding it. As such, 2023 is no exception. Even though the year has just begun, there are already many signs of what one can expect from Kia in 2023. So, with all…

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Explanation of the Different Types of Electric Vehicles

January 2nd, 2023 by
Rear View of 2023 Kia Niro EV

As more and more manufacturers are announcing their transitions towards electric vehicles (EVs), so, too, are consumers joining them in the movement. In fact, many of our loyal customers at Kia of Mankato are doing the same, as increasing numbers of households are only looking at EVs when shopping—or even just window-shopping—for their next new…

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Kia Spreads Holiday Cheer to Child Cancer Patients 

December 21st, 2022 by
Kia Season of Giving Back Campaign

How Kia is Giving Back this Season Did you know families never receive a bill from St. Jude Children’s hospital? This frees parents to focus on their child. St. Jude is completely free because of its faithful supporters. This holiday season, Kia is joining efforts to cure childhood cancer by expanding its Accelerate the Good…

Delays and Shortages of 2023 Kia Car Parts and Vehicles

November 28th, 2022 by
Rear View of 2023 Kia Stinger

The world has experienced a ton of changes in the last few years. First the pandemic, then sky-high oil prices, and now there’s more international tension than we’ve seen in a very long time. As a result of these and many more causes, virtually everyone—including our team at Kia of Mankato—is experiencing delays and shortages…

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2023 Kia Sportage X-Pro Overcomes Setbacks to Earn Top Marks at Rebelle Rally

November 13th, 2022 by
Sportage X-Pro climbing trail at Rebelle Rally

What do math and rally racing have in common? They’re two of the main components that earned the Kia Sportage X-Pro team fifth place at this year’s Rebelle Rally. By combining a strong will and advanced navigation skills, a pair of rally racers overcame the odds to get through the race on their own. 2023…

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Things You’ll Only Find In a Kia

October 14th, 2022 by
kia driver in cockpit

What Is Unique About Kia? In the U.S. auto market, there are a ton of different brands and models, but we wouldn’t blame you if you thought they all seemed kind of the same. After all, how different are these different brands really?

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What makes KIA so special?

October 14th, 2022 by
Red KIA EV6

How does KIA stand out from the crowd? Consumers know that there are plenty of car brands to choose from these days. With so many different makes and models on the market, what puts KIA above the rest? It goes beyond their modern designs and affordable prices, but that’s not a bad place to start….

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