‘Tis the season for that most American of summertime activities: the end-of-the-season, last-fling-before-school-starts road trip! (Why we love them so much: http://tinyurl.com/4xkgblm) Who among us doesn’t have a story about the perils of hitting the road with the people we … Read More »
We’ve heard a lot over the past couple years about the downturn in automotive sales. Here at Butler, we’re starting to see things turn around. But if you want proof consumers are returning to car lots, all you have to … Read More »
I am a huge proponent of the “less is more” theory… which is why I get such a kick out of the new generation of ultra-compact cars that are sporting increasingly snappy names. Take, for example, KIA’s new line of … Read More »
Get your groove on with the 2011 Kia Soul!
The 2011 Kia Optima is doing just fine garnering attention on its own (see http://tinyurl.com/45m5fan ) but rookie NBA daredevil Blake Griffin has literally taken that attention to new heights. Kia Motors America was the official automotive partner of the NBA … Read More »
America was founded on the premise that her citizens should have options, and not only options but, the freedom to choose among them. The founding fathers were primarily concerned with religion and politics but, the idea pretty much sums up … Read More »
Remember the story about Chevy and the Nova? The auto maker’s efforts to market the car in Latin America failed spectacularly . Turns out “no va” in Spanish means “it doesn’t go”, and nobody wants a car that doesn’t … Read More »
Cars.com Names 2011 Kia Optima Five years ago the idea that Kia could win out over other more reputable brands in the eyes of industry experts would have seemed laughable. But then, the Kia of five years ago is not … Read More »
Jamee Rae bought her 2003 Kia Sonata from Butler Automotive Group 99,000 miles ago… and still adores it! She says it’s given her no trouble and has required nothing but routine maintenance. No wonder she’s a KIA fan!
When you think of a KIA Sportage, what comes to mind first? I tend to think “cuteness”… let’s face it, the small SUVs are adorable! But it turns out we should all be thinking “SAFETY”, too. The Sportage is turning … Read More »