Kia Connected Services

Kia Connected Services

Because Technology Waits For No One

Kia Connected Services are a lot more than just a way to enjoy all of your entertainment and other digital services while you drive. It’s also a powerful new way to stay connected with your digital life, regardless of where you happen to be.

The Power of Kia Connected Services

At the heart of Kia’s Connected Services is a state-of-the-art navigation system powered by TomTom Live. The built-in Wi-Fi unit allows your Kia’s navigation system to maintain a constant connection to the Internet via a smartphone app that supports both the iOS and Android platforms. Because of this, you can get reliable, turn-by-turn directions between any two points at all times. You can also get accurate and up-to-date traffic and weather information, find out more about your current position, locate live points of interest and other attractions at any time and so much more.

If new updates to the map program are available, they’re downloaded and installed automatically — you don’t have to worry about a thing.

Kia Connected Services, when paired with your smartphone, also allows you to listen to music from your device’s library, stream content from the Internet, make calls and more — all without picking up your phone for a second.

Other Services and Features

In addition to allowing you to remain connected to the outside world, Kia Connected Services also acts as a centralized hub for all of your vehicle’s safety features and other amenities. Many new Kia models released in the last few years come with a bold new 360 degree Camera Monitoring System, for example. A series of cameras strategically placed on the outside of your car give you a complete view of the space around you while you’re parking, allowing you to make the best (and safest) decisions at all times.

Also included is Kia’s proprietary Smart Park Assist System (also referred to as SPAS), which both helps you find a free space in a crowded parking lot and even steers you directly into it automatically. All you have to do is adjust the speed of your car as necessary and change gears (depending on your model) and your Kia will take care of the rest.

Rounding off this incredibly convenient experience is the Smart Entry System, which allows your car to automatically recognize your key as you approach. Once you’re within range, you can effortlessly start your engine with a single button press — perfect for situations where your hands may be full of groceries or you want to let your car warm up before your drive on a cold day.

Parkside Kia

Kia Connected Services are just another example of the levels of care, attention to detail and innovation that have made Kia such a trusted name in the automotive industry for decades. To find out more about what this powerful technology brings to the table, or to learn more about how to get the most from your new vehicle, please contact Parkside Kia today.

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