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Info & specs

Kia Optima

Kia Optima side view
Kia Optima angular front perspective
Kia Optima angular rear perspective

Pros and cons of the Kia Optima

  • 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 ratings of the Kia Optima

Safety ratings provided by NHTSA

  • Number of airbags7

Specifications of the Kia Optima

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 available with the Kia Optima

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 variant of the Kia Optima 2016 - 2020 is available in 12 trims:

LX ECO Turbo trim features and specs