Kia gets a dramatically new cabin tech interface from Microsoft.
Remember Fiat Blue&Me -- the Microsoft-powered, voice-controlled entertainment system for your car? Well Kia's been busy working with Microsoft to produce a version of its own, dubbed 'UVO'
Kia showed off its new Microsoft-powered UVO system at the 2010 CES, which brings voice command for music and phones into its cars.
At CES 2010, Rafe Needleman checks out the new voice control, called UVO, that's powered by Microsoft.
The car will go on sale in the first quarter with mapping and destination info from Google.
Though it tries to shake the van stigma, the 2015 Sedona debuts with family-friendly connected UVO dashboard tech, the new Kia App store, and stain resistant anti-microbial fabric.
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The 2014 Kia Forte EX has greatly improved its cabin tech and amenities for this generation, but it's priced to compete with models that, frankly, offer much better performance.
CNET Car Tech takes a look at Kia's new voice command feature.
The 2015 Kia K900 comes in at a cut-rate price for a big sedan, and offers a few very nice amenities, but ride quality doesn't come up to the class for which this sedan strives.
Powered by Microsoft software, Kia's new in-car communications and entertainment system can be driven by voice as well as by touch.