8 Years agoNews
|Long Term Update 6: 2009 Kia Borrego|
|We recently learned of Kia's decision on the Borrego model's fate: Its hiatus is permanent. That's too bad, because our long-termer has served us well over the past 15 months and 37,312 miles.|
Associate editor Allyson Harwood and photographer Julia LaPalme used it to prerun a couple of trails north of Santa Barbara for an SUV comparison story. During those days off-road, the Kia performed flawlessly.
В As associate Web editor Kirill Ougarov logs, "I'm impressed with how well the Borrego's held up. It has led a fairly hard life here, but everything still works as intended, and there's no tired-sounding creaking or rattling. The design of the interior, however, has not aged well. It wasn't all...