- University Park, IL, USA
Everybody loves the upgrades. But are they really worth it. AWD is not the 4X4 type all-wheel drive this is a very weak version used mainly for snow and dirt roads. Yet twice the parts for maintenance later down the road, Also with AWD if you get a flat you must change all tires or your AWD will go nuts. 20-inch tires run from 240 to 400 dollars apiece. Not to mention the rough ride low profile tires offer, and watch them potholes or you'll be buying a whole new set of tires. The KIA windshield is very expensive sells for 1500 dollars. It is treated glass and harden for what reason I don't know. Your insurance will only cover up to 300 dollars, but KIA offers for 900 dollars a 10 yr warranty on windshield up to 3 replacements.