2017 Kia models AutoPacific Vehicle Satisfaction Awards Optima Cadenza Sportage

Kia Sportage, Cadenza and Optima Honored with 2017 Vehicle Satisfaction Awards

Kia Optima Cadenza and Sportage Models 2017 AutoPacific Vehicle Satisfaction Awards

What happens when you poll more than 50,000 new drivers of vehicles bought from September to December 2016 and ask them how much they like their new vehicles in 49 categories like power, fuel economy and safety features?  You get the annual AutoPacific Vehicle Satisfaction Awards!

And this is no surprise to Kia fans, but three of our models got the top spot in their class: The 2016 Kia Optima, 2017 and 2016 Kia Cadenza and the 2017 Kia Sportage!  Read on for the features of these award-winners!

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2017 Kia Cadenza

2017 and 2016 Kia Cadenza (Large Car Category)

  • 2017 model: 290 HP, 23 combined MPG, redesigned exterior.
  • 2017 model: Featured in commercial with celebrity Christina Hendricks.
  • Recent awards: IIHS Top Safety Pick; U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Large Car for Families.”

2017 Kia Sportage

2017 Kia Sportage (Compact Crossover SUV Category)

  • Base 181 HP, top HP of 240; 60.1 cubic feet for cargo, 26 combined MPG.
  • Red Dot Design Award winner; also Cars.com “Best New Compact SUV for 2017,” among other wins.

2016 Kia Optima

2016 Kia Optima (Midsize Car Category)

  • 30 combined MPG, award-winning design and safety, with available UVO eServices, up to 245 HP.
  • Also an IIHS Top Safety Pick seven consecutive years and counting (2011-2017); KBB.com “Best Buy of the Year” for 2016.

Keep Up with Recent Kia Awards

Other Recent Kia Winners in the AutoPacific Vehicle Satisfaction Awards

  • 2016 VSA (3 total): Kia Optima (midsize car), Kia Soul (compact car), and Kia Sedona (minivan).
  • 2015 VSA (4 total): Kia K900 (luxury car category; also named Most Satisfying Vehicle Overall), Kia Sportage (compact crossover SUV), Kia Cadenza (large car), and Kia Soul (compact car).

Take Your Pick of the Award-Winners at Boucher Kia of Racine WI

We carry a wide variety of new Kia models like the Kia Optima sedan, Kia Sportage crossover and Kia Cadenza large sedan, among other nice vehicles at Boucher Kia of Racine, located at 9601 Washington Avenue in Racine WI!  We also serve the area which includes Milwaukee, West Allis and Kenosha.  For more information regarding the Kia models on our lot, call (262) 725-4041, check our inventory online or come visit us at the dealership to test drive your favorite model.