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Kia Optima

Kia Optima side view

Pros and cons

  • Three gas engine choices plus hybrid and plug-in hybrid
  • Long list of safety tech
  • Upscale interior features
  • Limited headroom in rear seats due to low roofline
  • Limited rear visibility
  • No all-wheel drive
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Safety

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Safety ratings provided by NHTSA

  • Number of airbags7

Specifications

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats5
  • Doors4
  • Fuel typeGas
  • TransmissionAutomatic or Manual
  • City consumption8.4 - 11.2 L/100km
  • Highway consumption6.1 - 7.9 L/100km
  • Width1860 mm
  • Length4855 mm
  • Trunk space450 L
  • Cargo space450 L
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Trims

What is a trim? Trims are different options of the same car with different features and equipment. The specs depend on the trim you choose.This version of the Kia Optima 2016 - present is available in 11 trims:

LX ECO Turbo trim features and specs

Available with the LX ECO Turbo trim:
  • 2 climate zones
  • Air conditioning (automatic)
  • Heated front seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Tire repair kit
Available across all trims:
  • Center arm rest between front seats
  • Driver seat has lumbar support
  • Electric windows
  • Front seats electrically adjustable
  • ISOFIX installation points
  • Multifunction steering wheel
  • Power steering
Available with the LX ECO Turbo trim:
  • LED daytime running lights
Available across all trims:
  • Alloy wheels
  • Daytime running lights
  • Door mirrors electrically adjustable
  • Fog lights
  • Short wheel base
Available with the LX ECO Turbo trim:
  • Dimming interior mirror
  • Rain sensor
Available across all trims:
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Brake assist system
  • Disc brakes
  • Dusk sensor
  • Electronic traction control
  • Front-driver airbag
  • Front-passenger airbag
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Knee airbag
  • Side airbag
  • Side curtain airbag
  • Stability control
Available with the LX ECO Turbo trim:
  • CD player
  • Keyless entry
  • MP3-CD player
  • Touchscreen
Available across all trims:
  • Bluetooth
  • Computer
  • Cruise control
  • Digital cockpit
  • Hill start assist
  • Power door locks
  • Radio
  • Rear sensors
  • Rear view camera
  • USB port for front passengers
1 engine is available with the LX ECO Turbo trim:
1.6 L - Gas - 178 hp
City consumption:8.4 L/100km
Highway consumption:6.1 L/100km
Transmission:Manual
Range:951 km

LX ECO trim features and specs

Available with the LX ECO trim:
  • 2 climate zones
  • Air conditioning (automatic)
  • Heated front seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Tire repair kit
Available across all trims:
  • Center arm rest between front seats
  • Driver seat has lumbar support
  • Electric windows
  • Front seats electrically adjustable
  • ISOFIX installation points
  • Multifunction steering wheel
  • Power steering
Available with the LX ECO trim:
  • LED daytime running lights
Available across all trims:
  • Alloy wheels
  • Daytime running lights
  • Door mirrors electrically adjustable
  • Fog lights
  • Short wheel base
Available with the LX ECO trim:
  • Dimming interior mirror
  • Rain sensor
Available across all trims:
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Brake assist system
  • Disc brakes
  • Dusk sensor
  • Electronic traction control
  • Front-driver airbag
  • Front-passenger airbag
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Knee airbag
  • Side airbag
  • Side curtain airbag
  • Stability control
Available with the LX ECO trim:
  • CD player
  • Keyless entry
  • MP3-CD player
  • Touchscreen
Available across all trims:
  • Bluetooth
  • Computer
  • Cruise control
  • Digital cockpit
  • Hill start assist
  • Power door locks
  • Radio
  • Rear sensors
  • Rear view camera
  • USB port for front passengers
1 engine is available with the LX ECO trim:
1.6 L - Gas - 178 hp
City consumption:8.4 L/100km
Highway consumption:6.1 L/100km
Transmission:Manual
Range:951 km

LX trim features and specs

Available with the LX trim:
  • Heated front seats (optional)
  • Heated steering wheel (optional)
  • Leather steering wheel (optional)
  • Tire repair kit
Available across all trims:
  • Center arm rest between front seats
  • Driver seat has lumbar support
  • Electric windows
  • Front seats electrically adjustable
  • ISOFIX installation points
  • Multifunction steering wheel
  • Power steering
Available with the LX trim:
  • High-beam assist (optional)
  • LED daytime running lights (optional)
Available across all trims:
  • Alloy wheels
  • Daytime running lights
  • Door mirrors electrically adjustable
  • Fog lights
  • Short wheel base
Available with the LX trim:
  • Collision warning system (optional)
  • Collision warning system with automatic braking
  • Lane departure warning (optional)
  • Tire pressure indicator (optional)
Available across all trims:
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Brake assist system
  • Disc brakes
  • Dusk sensor
  • Electronic traction control
  • Front-driver airbag
  • Front-passenger airbag
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Knee airbag
  • Side airbag
  • Side curtain airbag
  • Stability control
Available with the LX trim:
  • Android Auto
  • Apple CarPlay
  • CD player (optional)
  • MP3-CD player (optional)
  • Touchscreen (optional)
Available across all trims:
  • Bluetooth
  • Computer
  • Cruise control
  • Digital cockpit
  • Hill start assist
  • Power door locks
  • Radio
  • Rear sensors
  • Rear view camera
  • USB port for front passengers
1 engine is available with the LX trim:
2.4 L - Gas - 185 hp
City consumption:9.3 - 9.6 L/100km
Highway consumption:6.5 - 7.1 L/100km
Transmission:Automatic
Range:833 - 865 km

LX+ trim features and specs

Available with the LX+ trim:
  • Heated front seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Tire repair kit
Available across all trims:
  • Center arm rest between front seats
  • Driver seat has lumbar support
  • Electric windows
  • Front seats electrically adjustable
  • ISOFIX installation points
  • Multifunction steering wheel
  • Power steering
Available with the LX+ trim:
  • High-beam assist (optional)
  • LED daytime running lights (optional)
Available across all trims:
  • Alloy wheels
  • Daytime running lights
  • Door mirrors electrically adjustable
  • Fog lights
  • Short wheel base
Available with the LX+ trim:
  • Collision warning system (optional)
  • Collision warning system with automatic braking
  • Dimming interior mirror
  • Lane departure warning (optional)
  • Overtaking sensors (optional)
  • Tire pressure indicator (optional)
Available across all trims:
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Brake assist system
  • Disc brakes
  • Dusk sensor
  • Electronic traction control
  • Front-driver airbag
  • Front-passenger airbag
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Knee airbag
  • Side airbag
  • Side curtain airbag
  • Stability control
Available with the LX+ trim:
  • Android Auto
  • Apple CarPlay
  • CD player (optional)
  • Keyless entry
  • MP3-CD player (optional)
  • Touchscreen
Available across all trims:
  • Bluetooth
  • Computer
  • Cruise control
  • Digital cockpit
  • Hill start assist
  • Power door locks
  • Radio
  • Rear sensors
  • Rear view camera
  • USB port for front passengers
1 engine is available with the LX+ trim:
2.4 L - Gas - 185 hp
City consumption:9.4 - 9.6 L/100km
Highway consumption:6.5 - 7.1 L/100km
Transmission:Automatic
Range:833 - 865 km

EX Sunroof trim features and specs

Available with the EX Sunroof trim:
  • 2 climate zones
  • Air conditioning (automatic)
  • Heated front seats
  • Heated rear seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Tire repair kit
Available across all trims:
  • Center arm rest between front seats
  • Driver seat has lumbar support
  • Electric windows
  • Front seats electrically adjustable
  • ISOFIX installation points
  • Multifunction steering wheel
  • Power steering
Available with the EX Sunroof trim:
  • LED daytime running lights
  • Sunroof
Available across all trims:
  • Alloy wheels
  • Daytime running lights
  • Door mirrors electrically adjustable
  • Fog lights
  • Short wheel base
Available with the EX Sunroof trim:
  • Dimming interior mirror
  • Overtaking sensors
  • Rain sensor
Available across all trims:
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Brake assist system
  • Disc brakes
  • Dusk sensor
  • Electronic traction control
  • Front-driver airbag
  • Front-passenger airbag
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Knee airbag
  • Side airbag
  • Side curtain airbag
  • Stability control
Available with the EX Sunroof trim:
  • Android Auto
  • Apple CarPlay
  • CD player
  • Keyless entry
  • MP3-CD player
  • Touchscreen
Available across all trims:
  • Bluetooth
  • Computer
  • Cruise control
  • Digital cockpit
  • Hill start assist
  • Power door locks
  • Radio
  • Rear sensors
  • Rear view camera
  • USB port for front passengers
1 engine is available with the EX Sunroof trim:
2.4 L - Gas - 185 hp
City consumption:9.6 L/100km
Highway consumption:6.8 L/100km
Transmission:Automatic
Range:833 km

SX trim features and specs

Available with the SX trim:
  • 2 climate zones
  • Air conditioning (automatic)
  • Emergency wheel
  • Heated front seats
  • Heated rear seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Paddle shifters
  • Passenger seat has lumbar support
  • Ventilated front seats
Available across all trims:
  • Center arm rest between front seats
  • Driver seat has lumbar support
  • Electric windows
  • Front seats electrically adjustable
  • ISOFIX installation points
  • Multifunction steering wheel
  • Power steering
Available with the SX trim:
  • Bi-Xenon headlights
  • LED daytime running lights
  • Sunroof
Available across all trims:
  • Alloy wheels
  • Daytime running lights
  • Door mirrors electrically adjustable
  • Fog lights
  • Short wheel base
Available with the SX trim:
  • Dimming interior mirror
  • Overtaking sensors
  • Rain sensor
  • Tire pressure indicator
Available across all trims:
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Brake assist system
  • Disc brakes
  • Dusk sensor
  • Electronic traction control
  • Front-driver airbag
  • Front-passenger airbag
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Knee airbag
  • Side airbag
  • Side curtain airbag
  • Stability control
Available with the SX trim:
  • Keyless entry
  • Navigation system
  • Touchscreen
  • Wireless charging pad/mat
Available across all trims:
  • Bluetooth
  • Computer
  • Cruise control
  • Digital cockpit
  • Hill start assist
  • Power door locks
  • Radio
  • Rear sensors
  • Rear view camera
  • USB port for front passengers
1 engine is available with the SX trim:
2 L - Gas - 245 hp
City consumption:10.9 L/100km
Highway consumption:7.4 L/100km
Transmission:Automatic
Range:750 km

EX Tech trim features and specs

Available with the EX Tech trim:
  • 2 climate zones
  • Air conditioning (automatic)
  • Emergency wheel
  • Heated front seats
  • Heated rear seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Passenger seat has lumbar support
  • Ventilated front seats
Available across all trims:
  • Center arm rest between front seats
  • Driver seat has lumbar support
  • Electric windows
  • Front seats electrically adjustable
  • ISOFIX installation points
  • Multifunction steering wheel
  • Power steering
Available with the EX Tech trim:
  • High-beam assist (optional)
  • LED daytime running lights
  • Sunroof
Available across all trims:
  • Alloy wheels
  • Daytime running lights
  • Door mirrors electrically adjustable
  • Fog lights
  • Short wheel base
Available with the EX Tech trim:
  • Collision warning system (optional)
  • Collision warning system with automatic braking
  • Dimming interior mirror
  • Emergency call system
  • Lane departure warning (optional)
  • Overtaking sensors
  • Rain sensor
  • Tire pressure indicator (optional)
Available across all trims:
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Brake assist system
  • Disc brakes
  • Dusk sensor
  • Electronic traction control
  • Front-driver airbag
  • Front-passenger airbag
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Knee airbag
  • Side airbag
  • Side curtain airbag
  • Stability control
Available with the EX Tech trim:
  • Android Auto
  • Apple CarPlay
  • HDMI port for rear passengers (optional)
  • Keyless entry
  • Navigation system
  • Touchscreen
Available across all trims:
  • Bluetooth
  • Computer
  • Cruise control
  • Digital cockpit
  • Hill start assist
  • Power door locks
  • Radio
  • Rear sensors
  • Rear view camera
  • USB port for front passengers
1 engine is available with the EX Tech trim:
2.4 L - Gas - 185 hp
City consumption:9.4 - 9.6 L/100km
Highway consumption:6.5 - 7.1 L/100km
Transmission:Automatic
Range:833 - 865 km

EX trim features and specs

Available with the EX trim:
  • 2 climate zones
  • Air conditioning (automatic)
  • Emergency wheel
  • Heated front seats
  • Heated rear seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Passenger seat has lumbar support (optional)
  • Tire repair kit (optional)
  • Ventilated front seats (optional)
Available across all trims:
  • Center arm rest between front seats
  • Driver seat has lumbar support
  • Electric windows
  • Front seats electrically adjustable
  • ISOFIX installation points
  • Multifunction steering wheel
  • Power steering
Available with the EX trim:
  • High-beam assist (optional)
  • LED daytime running lights
  • Sunroof (optional)
Available across all trims:
  • Alloy wheels
  • Daytime running lights
  • Door mirrors electrically adjustable
  • Fog lights
  • Short wheel base
Available with the EX trim:
  • Collision warning system (optional)
  • Collision warning system with automatic braking
  • Dimming interior mirror
  • Emergency call system
  • Lane departure warning (optional)
  • Overtaking sensors
  • Rain sensor
  • Tire pressure indicator (optional)
Available across all trims:
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Brake assist system
  • Disc brakes
  • Dusk sensor
  • Electronic traction control
  • Front-driver airbag
  • Front-passenger airbag
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Knee airbag
  • Side airbag
  • Side curtain airbag
  • Stability control
Available with the EX trim:
  • Android Auto
  • Apple CarPlay
  • CD player (optional)
  • HDMI port for rear passengers (optional)
  • Keyless entry
  • MP3-CD player (optional)
  • Navigation system (optional)
  • Touchscreen
Available across all trims:
  • Bluetooth
  • Computer
  • Cruise control
  • Digital cockpit
  • Hill start assist
  • Power door locks
  • Radio
  • Rear sensors
  • Rear view camera
  • USB port for front passengers
1 engine is available with the EX trim:
2.4 L - Gas - 185 hp
City consumption:9.4 - 9.6 L/100km
Highway consumption:6.5 - 7.1 L/100km
Transmission:Automatic
Range:833 - 865 km

SXL trim features and specs

Available with the SXL trim:
  • 2 climate zones
  • Air conditioning (automatic)
  • Emergency wheel
  • Heated front seats
  • Heated rear seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Paddle shifters
  • Passenger seat has lumbar support
  • Ventilated front seats
Available across all trims:
  • Center arm rest between front seats
  • Driver seat has lumbar support
  • Electric windows
  • Front seats electrically adjustable
  • ISOFIX installation points
  • Multifunction steering wheel
  • Power steering
Available with the SXL trim:
  • Bi-Xenon headlights
  • High-beam assist
  • LED daytime running lights
  • Sunroof
Available across all trims:
  • Alloy wheels
  • Daytime running lights
  • Door mirrors electrically adjustable
  • Fog lights
  • Short wheel base
Available with the SXL trim:
  • Collision warning system
  • Collision warning system with automatic braking
  • Dimming interior mirror
  • Lane departure warning
  • Overtaking sensors
  • Rain sensor
  • Tire pressure indicator
Available across all trims:
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Brake assist system
  • Disc brakes
  • Dusk sensor
  • Electronic traction control
  • Front-driver airbag
  • Front-passenger airbag
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Knee airbag
  • Side airbag
  • Side curtain airbag
  • Stability control
Available with the SXL trim:
  • 360 degree camera
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Front sensors
  • Front view camera
  • Keyless entry
  • Navigation system
  • Side sensors
  • Touchscreen
  • Wireless charging pad/mat
Available across all trims:
  • Bluetooth
  • Computer
  • Cruise control
  • Digital cockpit
  • Hill start assist
  • Power door locks
  • Radio
  • Rear sensors
  • Rear view camera
  • USB port for front passengers
1 engine is available with the SXL trim:
2 L - Gas - 245 hp
City consumption:10.9 L/100km
Highway consumption:7.4 L/100km
Transmission:Automatic
Range:750 km

SX Turbo trim features and specs

Available with the SX Turbo trim:
  • 2 climate zones
  • Air conditioning (automatic)
  • Emergency wheel
  • Heated front seats
  • Heated rear seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Paddle shifters
  • Passenger seat has lumbar support
  • Ventilated front seats
Available across all trims:
  • Center arm rest between front seats
  • Driver seat has lumbar support
  • Electric windows
  • Front seats electrically adjustable
  • ISOFIX installation points
  • Multifunction steering wheel
  • Power steering
Available with the SX Turbo trim:
  • Adaptive bending lights (optional)
  • Bi-Xenon headlights (optional)
  • High-beam assist (optional)
  • LED daytime running lights
  • LED headlights (optional)
  • Sunroof
Available across all trims:
  • Alloy wheels
  • Daytime running lights
  • Door mirrors electrically adjustable
  • Fog lights
  • Short wheel base
Available with the SX Turbo trim:
  • Collision warning system (optional)
  • Collision warning system with automatic braking
  • Dimming interior mirror
  • Emergency call system
  • Lane departure warning (optional)
  • Overtaking sensors
  • Rain sensor
  • Tire pressure indicator
Available across all trims:
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Brake assist system
  • Disc brakes
  • Dusk sensor
  • Electronic traction control
  • Front-driver airbag
  • Front-passenger airbag
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Knee airbag
  • Side airbag
  • Side curtain airbag
  • Stability control
Available with the SX Turbo trim:
  • Android Auto
  • Apple CarPlay
  • HDMI port for rear passengers (optional)
  • Keyless entry
  • Navigation system
  • Touchscreen
  • Wireless charging pad/mat
Available across all trims:
  • Bluetooth
  • Computer
  • Cruise control
  • Digital cockpit
  • Hill start assist
  • Power door locks
  • Radio
  • Rear sensors
  • Rear view camera
  • USB port for front passengers
1 engine is available with the SX Turbo trim:
2 L - Gas - 245 hp
City consumption:10.9 - 11.2 L/100km
Highway consumption:7.4 - 7.9 L/100km
Transmission:Automatic
Range:722 - 750 km

SXL Turbo trim features and specs

Available with the SXL Turbo trim:
  • 2 climate zones
  • Air conditioning (automatic)
  • Emergency wheel
  • Heated front seats
  • Heated rear seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Paddle shifters
  • Passenger seat has lumbar support
  • Ventilated front seats
Available across all trims:
  • Center arm rest between front seats
  • Driver seat has lumbar support
  • Electric windows
  • Front seats electrically adjustable
  • ISOFIX installation points
  • Multifunction steering wheel
  • Power steering
Available with the SXL Turbo trim:
  • Adaptive bending lights (optional)
  • Bi-Xenon headlights (optional)
  • High-beam assist
  • LED daytime running lights
  • LED headlights (optional)
  • Sunroof
Available across all trims:
  • Alloy wheels
  • Daytime running lights
  • Door mirrors electrically adjustable
  • Fog lights
  • Short wheel base
Available with the SXL Turbo trim:
  • Collision warning system
  • Collision warning system with automatic braking
  • Dimming interior mirror
  • Emergency call system
  • Lane departure warning
  • Overtaking sensors
  • Rain sensor
  • Tire pressure indicator
Available across all trims:
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Brake assist system
  • Disc brakes
  • Dusk sensor
  • Electronic traction control
  • Front-driver airbag
  • Front-passenger airbag
  • Front-wheel drive
  • Knee airbag
  • Side airbag
  • Side curtain airbag
  • Stability control
Available with the SXL Turbo trim:
  • 360 degree camera
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Android Auto
  • Apple CarPlay
  • Front sensors
  • Front view camera
  • HDMI port for rear passengers (optional)
  • Keyless entry
  • Navigation system
  • Side sensors
  • Touchscreen
  • Wireless charging pad/mat
Available across all trims:
  • Bluetooth
  • Computer
  • Cruise control
  • Digital cockpit
  • Hill start assist
  • Power door locks
  • Radio
  • Rear sensors
  • Rear view camera
  • USB port for front passengers
1 engine is available with the SXL Turbo trim:
2 L - Gas - 245 hp
City consumption:10.9 - 11.2 L/100km
Highway consumption:7.4 - 7.9 L/100km
Transmission:Automatic
Range:722 - 750 km