Kia Telluride Wins World Car Of The Year

From: https://www.motor1.com/news/408689/2020-world-car-of-the-year/

 

The votes are in, and the Kia Telluride is the 2020 World Car of the Year. It beat the Mazda3 and Mazda CX-30 to take the honor.

The Telluride has enjoyed critical acclaim since the crossover’s launch. It won the Utility class in the North American Car of the Year awards and is a Consumer Reports Top Pick. Buyers have liked the vehicle enough for Kia to boost production.

Employee Spotlight: Steve Stewart

This month we sit down with Steve Stewart. He has been with VanDevere for 5 years. If you service at our Downtown Akron location, you may have talked to him about your service appointment. Steve is one of our BDC Service reps who calls to remind customers when they need oils changes and other maintenance on their vehicles. Or he takes your call about needing service. We want to thank Steve for his 5 years!

VanDevere: What is the best think about your job?

Steve: I enjoy working with people.

VanDevere: What is the best thing about VanDevere?

Steve: The quality of my co-workers. Also, Mike and Jerry V. are the best.

VanDevere: What 3 words would you use to describe VanDevere?

Steve: Stability, integrity and honesty

VanDevere: What do you like to do when not at work?

Steve: I love life theater. My favorite place is the Ohio Light Opera in Wooster.

VanDevere: That sounds like a good time. What inspires you?

Steve: Motivational people in my life.

VanDevere: Fill in the blank: I once met ____________!

Steve: Tom Hanks

VanDevere: how cool! How did you meet him?

Steve: It was actually at the Ohio Light Opera. Back before he was the guy we know today, he did Shakespeare for 3 years.

VanDevere: That is so cool. If you could pick one superpower, what would it be?

Steve: Invisibility

VanDevere: Favorite travel spot.

Steve: Virginia Beach.

VanDevere: We have heard good things about that place. What is your favorite place to eat?

Steve: Don Quixote in Canal Fulton

VanDevere: Ok, last question. What is your dream car?

Steve: The Jetson Mobile, so I wouldn’t have to buy tires!

VanDevere: HAHAH Good deal. Thank you again for your time.