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Hyundai Set to Release First-Ever Truck with 2022 Santa Cruz

Extra, extra! Read all about it!  Hyundai appears to be coming out with a new pickup truck, the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz. Rumor has it the Santa Cruz will roll off of production lines later this year, meaning we could soon have a new contender on the pickup truck market. At this moment, not much […]
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2021 Hyundai Tucson Trim Level and Pricing Guide

The 2021 Hyundai Tucson  The 2021 Hyundai Tucson is a compact SUV that has qualities that will turn buyers into drivers. This year’s model is the last year before Hyundai is completely a major overhaul of the Tucson. That means there aren’t many changes but that doesn’t take away from the impressive features of this […]
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2021 Hyundai Venue vs. Kia Seltos: Which Crossover is Better?

With so many crossovers on the market these days, it’s difficult to tell the standouts from the undesirables. However, in the case of the 2021 Hyundai Venue and the 2021 Kia Seltos, there’s no need to look elsewhere. While they both offer plenty of upsides, chances are you’re only looking to purchase one crossover. Assuming […]
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Exciting Changes Coming for 2022 Hyundai Tucson

2022 Hyundai Tucson Redesign The 2022 Hyundai Tucson is in for a major update and drivers couldn’t be more excited. With minimal, but substantial changes from 2020 to 2021, drivers are ready for their favorite Hyundai model to get a facelift. The redesign has been in the works since before 2019 when it was previewed […]
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2021 Ford F-150 vs 2020 Ford F-150: What’s Different?

2021 Ford F-150: What’s New? The Ford F-150 will undergo an extensive mid-cycle refresh for the 2021 model year, wearing a fresh fascia with restyled body panels. The one-piece C-shaped headlights now reflect a more traditional square-shaped design, surrounded by separate LED DRLs that retain the C-shaped outline that extends around the perimeter of the […]
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2021 Hyundai Sonata N Line is a Bona Fide Sport Sedan

The Hyundai Sonata is one of the most popular midsize sedans in the industry, receiving high praise for its luxury, refinement and cutting-edge technology. Without losing any of its fundamental attributes, Hyundai engineers are set to introduce another pillar into the equation with the Sonata N Line—heart-pounding performance. The all-new 2021 Hyundai Sonata N Line […]
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2021 Ford Explorer Trim Level Breakdown

Redesigned from the ground up for the 2020 model year, the Ford Explorer has gracefully transitioned into a world class three-row SUV. Now built on the rear-wheel drive based CD6 platform along with the Lincoln Aviator, the sixth generation Explorer is dramatically improved from its predecessor that was developed on the D4 platform—essentially a stretched […]
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Exciting Upgrades For the Hyundai Santa Fe in 2021

The 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe was an outstanding offering. Yet, when the plans were laid out for the new 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe, the South Korean automaker decided to pull out all of the stops with an abundance of new features you need to know about. More often than not, models don’t change much from […]
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The 480-HP Ford Mustang Mach-1 Returns in 2021

The iconic Ford Mustang Mach 1 was first introduced in 1969 alongside other classic icons like the Boss 302 and Boss 429. While the Boss twins focused exclusively on performance and were essentially race-ready straight from the showroom floor, the Mach 1 provided a compromise of sorts for pony car enthusiasts. After a 17-year hiatus […]
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5 Reasons Why the Hyundai Tucson Is Better Than the Nissan Rogue

With so many vehicles on the market to choose from, it is easy to get overwhelmed. The decision fatigue car buyers experience is real. But when it comes to choosing between the Hyundai Tucson and the Nissan Rogue, there are many reasons to choose the Tucson. Not only is the price point better but there […]
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2020 Ford Expedition vs. Ford Expedition Max: How They Are Different

2019 was a record-breaking year for sales of the popular Ford Expedition with 86,423 sold. While Covid-19 slowed down sales earlier in 2020, those numbers have started to pick back up again. That means more people are ready to buy, and Flint Hills Auto is here to help. Some buyers aren’t sure if the Ford […]
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2020 Midsize SUV Showdown: Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Nissan Murano

2020 Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Nissan Murano SUVs: Features and Price Compared Buying a new midsize SUV can be an insurmountable feat simply because there are so many competitors on the market. But we want to make it a little bit easier for you. We are putting the Hyundai Santa Fe and the Nissan Murano […]
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Ford Mustang Mach-E Specs That Rival Tesla

Ford Mustang Mach-E vs. Tesla In the world of electric cars, Tesla seems to be the front runner when it comes to luxury, innovation, and amazing features, but that could change this year with the release of the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E SUV. Meeting the price point needs of the mid-market, this new take on […]
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2021 Ford Bronco Sport is an Adventurous Off-Road CUV

Though the recently unveiled 2021 Ford Bronco and Bronco Sport share the same model name, the two new SUVs share little in common. The midsize Bronco is projected to be at the very top of the food chain in the off-road SUV segment when it hits the market in early 2021 with its Wrangler-like removable […]
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2021 Ford Bronco Badlands and Jeep Wrangler Battle for 4x4 Crown

When Ford finally unveiled the new 2021 Bronco Badlands in July after months of anticipation, it quickly won over the hearts of automotive enthusiasts worldwide. Its rich heritage, timeless design and aggressive persona are being unanimously praised, leaving many to wonder if there’s a new king of the off-road SUV segment waiting to be crowned. […]
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The 2021 Hyundai Palisade Calligraphy Is a New Kind of Luxury

There was a time when Hyundai was a go-to choice for buyers looking for an affordable vehicle without a lot of bells and whistles. In the last few years, however, the maker has inched more towards the luxury market, and the introduction of the 2021 Hyundai Palisade Calligraphy will shatter the notion that the brand […]
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2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Refresh: Perks of the Palisade at a Crossover Price

If you’ve been thinking about jumping into a Hyundai Santa Fe, it’s time to take the leap! The 2021 Santa Fe refresh brings big changes to the exterior, interior updates, and more. Flint Hills Auto is excited to offer this crossover SUV once it becomes available later in the year.  Looks Matter While it’s not […]
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New 2021 Ford Bronco Revives Model’s Legendary History

Ford officially announced today that their most iconic off-road vehicle will finally make its return to the Blue Oval lineup after a 25-year hiatus. In the build-up to today’s highly anticipated reveal, spy images and teaser photos from Ford’s social media accounts have made the waiting game even harder to bear. Here’s everything you need to […]
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Is The 2020 Ford Ranger A Better Value Than The New Jeep Gladiator?

Is The 2020 Ford Ranger A Better Value Than The New Jeep Gladiator? If you are looking for a midsize truck, there are a number of options available. The choice you make will ultimately come down to value – the features are you getting for the money. The Jeep Gladiator and the Ford Ranger are […]
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2020 Ford Edge or 2020 Chevy Equinox: Which SUV is Right for You?

There are a number of different factors to consider when you are looking for a new car. If you have a family, the first factor to consider is size. You need something that has room for the kids, all their stuff, and possibly some friends – an SUV like the 2020 Ford Edge or the […]
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2020 Ford Escape Redesign: See All the New Features

Shopping for a compact SUV? If so, it’s likely that the Ford Escape is on your radar. It’s one of the top-selling compact SUVs and has been hugely popular since it debuted in 2001. The 2020 Ford Escape redesign brings features that make this vehicle an even more attractive choice.  Exterior The exterior changes on […]
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Mazda has Boldly Created Their First Fully-Electric SUV

Though we don’t have all the facts yet, the brand new all-electric 2021 Mazda MX-30 SUV is shaping up to be one of the most interesting SUV Crossovers on the market. Mazda has continuously led the charge when it comes to innovation and excitement in the auto market today, and the MX-30 SUV will push […]
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The 2020 Hyundai Sonata Redesign is Packed With Features and Guaranteed to Impress

Hyundai has long held a reputation as one of the world’s most reliable and budget-conscious car manufacturers. With the original release of the Sonata in the U.S. during the early 1990s, Hyundai has targeted a highly competitive segment of the auto marketplace and won over droves of customers in the process. Now, with the release […]
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The 2020 Hyundai Palisade Distinguishes Itself From Other 3 Row SUVs

For years, Hyundai has made a strong case for itself as one of the top automobile manufacturers in the industry. With the arrival of the 2020 Palisade, Hyundai has delivered yet again on its reputation, creating a budget-friendly 3 row SUV that is guaranteed to win over even the most exacting drivers on the road […]
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The 2020 Ford Super Duty Showcases the Full Power of Ford’s Truck Lineup

Fans of Ford pickups don’t need a reminder that these vehicles are some of the best in the marketplace today. Even drivers who haven’t experienced the Ford Super Duty lineup will become instant believers when they test drive the 2020 Ford F-250 and F-350 trucks. Delivering a comprehensive series of improvements and upgrades, the 2020 […]
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COVID-19 Update: Flint Hills Auto

In-Person Visits Update: As members of your community, our first priority is to provide our staff members and customers a safe environment to conduct business. With that being said, our county, Pottawattamie, DID NOT pass a required face mask ordinance. Due to this, OUR CUSTOMERS are not required to wear a mask if they don’t […]
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The CX-30 is the Perfect Combination of Performance, Design and Price

If you’re surprised that Mazda’s 2020 CX-30 SUV is available for under $25k, you are not alone. One look at this vehicle, and you’re certain that you are standing in front of a luxury automobile. The Mazda CX-30 has been turning heads around the world, and for good reason. Featuring an outstanding blend of luxury, […]
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2020 Ford Bronco Will Be The Revival Of An American Legend

It’s looking like the 2020 Ford Bronco will be late to the party, making it more accurately called the 2021 Ford Bronco. It’s a classic American model that’s unique in how common it is for people to use “Ford” almost always when referring to the Bronco. The Ford company is smart to take advantage of […]
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Which Mazda CX Crossover Best Meets Your Needs?

  You’ve narrowed down your crossover SUV search to Mazda’s offerings. You’re almost there! Now you just need to figure out which Mazda crossover best meets your needs. Below you’ll find a description of features for each of the popular Mazda CX models including: – Mazda CX-3 – Mazda CX-30 – Mazda CX-5 – Mazda […]
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Mustang Mach E: 230 MPG of Mind Blowing Style and Performance

  There was a time when electric vehicles were, let’s say, boring. They were not associated with style or power—but that is beginning to change. One incredibly eye-catching example is the Mustang Mach E. The sleek look is reminiscent of the Mustang you know and love with a modern twist. It’s also an SUV, but […]
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2020 Mustang vs 2019 Mustang: What’s Different?

NEW: This article has been updated in 2020 with the latest information! Whether you’re contemplating your first Ford Mustang or your fifteenth, 2020 is an exciting year for fans of the Pony. In addition to the announcement of the Mustang Mach-E, the 2020 Mustang is getting some important changes. From new cosmetic options to a […]
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The 2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid: The Ultimate Hybrid SUV

With the all new 2020 Ford Explorer Hybrid, your adventure can go further and last longer. Whether your adventure includes a family road-trip or an off-roading excursion, the Explorer Hybrid Limited is equipped to adapt and perform for any adventure. Not only is this the first hybrid model for the Ford Explorer, but this will […]
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2020 Ford F-150 Is A Powerhouse Of A Truck Worth Checking Out

For such a venerable pickup truck leader, the 2020 Ford F-150 price starts at a highly competitive MSRP of $30,090 and ranges upwards of $69,000 on the ultra luxurious Limited trim level. Considering the pedigree, longevity, and performance of these pickups, the prices for each trim level are more than competitive. With six engine options […]
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Should You Opt For The Kia Telluride Or The Hyundai Palisade?

It can be challenging deciding between two all-new modern and feature-packed SUVs, and even harder when they are both award-winning vehicles. We are going to take a closer look at both to help you decide which one is the best SUV for you, no matter where your journey may take you. The 2020 Kia Telluride […]
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