With the sheer number of vehicles in the midsized sedan market, it’s easy to become overwhelmed. Let the choice become clear by taking a deep breath and reviewing a few things you might not know about the all-new 2014 Kia Optima…
- The 2014 Kia Optima offers styling comparable to European luxury brands, without the sticker shock.
Created by European sports car designer Peter Schreyer, the 2014 Kia Optima is one of the most visually stunning midsize sedans available. Breaking the mold of boring family sedans, the sporty Optima looks like it’s in motion even when parked, visually outshining the competition.
- The Optima employs cutting edge engine technologies.
- Power and fuel economy
Fuel-efficient, powerful and fun to drive, the technology of the Optima’s standard 2.4 liter 4 cylinder engine offers 191 horsepower, providing the performance of a V6 with superior gas mileage – 23 city/34 highway mpg.
Want a little more oomph? SX and Limited Optima’s house a 2 liter turbocharged 4 cylinder that produces 274 horses of fuel efficient fun – 20 city/31 highway mpg.
The Optima hybrid utilizes the standard 2.4 liter for cylinder, but with the added boost of an electric motor. Surprisingly quick, the Optima hybrid produces 166 horsepower from its gasoline engine and an additional 40 from its electric counterpart, helping it earn an impressive fuel economy rating of 35 city/40 highway mpg.
- Power and fuel economy
- The 2014 Kia Optima delivers far beyond its price point.
The Optima surpasses competitors with standard features such as Bluetooth, iPod, and USB connectivity, tilt and telescoping steering wheel, steering wheel mounted audio controls, six-way power driver’s seat, heated side mirrors, fog lights, 16-inch wheels, and a cooling glove box that keeps drinks chilled. Looking for top-of-the-line options? A panoramic moonroof, heated and cooled front seats, heated rear seats, heated steering wheel, Nappa leather, Infinity sound system, HID headlights, LED fog lights, touch-screen navigation system, push-button start with Smart Key, UVO infotainment voice-active system, blind spot detection, and rearview camera are also available.
- The Kia Optima earns top crash safety scores.
In government crash tests, the Kia Optima earned a top rating of five stars for overall safety performance, including overall frontal and side impact tests. It also earned a top score of “Good” in Insurance Institute for Highway Safety tests for moderate-overlap frontal-offset, side-impact and roof strength tests, as well as head restraints/seat whiplash protection in rear impacts.
- The Optima offers an unbeatable warranty.
Every Kia that rolls off the assembly line comes with an industry-leading 10 year/100,000 mile factory warranty, offering you peace of mind in your investment against unexpected repair costs.
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