2018 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid Features & Specs


Starting MSRP: $35,210
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Engine Typehybrid
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic
Drive Trainfront wheel drive
Cylindersinline 4
Combined MPG40
Total Seating5
Basic Warranty5 yr./ 60000 mi.

Drive Train

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Drive typefront wheel drive
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic

Fuel & MPG

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Range in miles (cty/hwy)0/0 mi.
Fuel tank capacity15.9 gal.
Combined MPG40
Fuel typeregular unleaded


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Torque276 ft-lbs. @ 2330 rpm
Base engine size2.0 L
Horsepower202 hp @ 6000 rpm
Turning circle35.8 ft.
direct injectionyes
Base engine typehybrid
Valve timingVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)
Cylindersinline 4


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4-wheel ABSyes
Rear door child safety locksyes
Turn signal mirrorsyes
daytime running lightsyes
engine immobilizeryes
Rear center 3-point beltyes
post-collision safety systemyes
child seat anchorsyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyes
front and rear head airbagsyes
stability controlyes
Emergency braking assistyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyes
2 front headrestsyes
3 rear headrestsyes
dusk sensing headlampsyes
auto delay off headlampsyes
tire pressure monitoringyes
traction controlyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyes


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White Interior Packageyes
EX Technology Packageyes

In-Car Entertainment

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harman/kardon premium brand speakersyes
3 Months of provided satellite radio serviceyes
satellite radio w/real time traffic satellite radioyes
AM/FM stereoyes
630 watts stereo outputyes
auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlyes
10 total speakersyes
USB connectionyes
1 subwoofer(s)yes
harman/kardon premium brand stereo systemyes
surround audio surround audio (discrete)yes

Comfort & Convenience

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Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelyes
overhead console with storageyes
front seatback storageyes
cruise controlyes
leather steering wheelyes
keyless ignitionyes
Climate controlyes
turn signal in mirrorsyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyes
front and rear cupholdersyes
electrochromatic inside rearview mirroryes
front and rear door pocketsyes
electric power steeringyes
rear view camerayes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyes
heated steering wheelyes
interior air filtrationyes

Power Feature

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hands-free entryyes
2 one-touch power windowsyes
Heated mirrorsyes

Interior Options

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Cargo Netyes
Cargo Hookyes
Cargo Matyes


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external temperature displayyes
trip computeryes

Front Seats

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bucket front seatsyes
height adjustable passenger seatyes
multi-level heating driver seatyes
Front leg room45.5 in.
Front head room39.8 in.
height adjustable driver seatyes
multi-level heating passenger seatyes
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar supportyes
Front shoulder room58.1 in.
8 -way power driver seatyes
Front hip room56.0 in.
6 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyes

Rear Seats

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Rear head room37.8 in.
Rear hip Room56.0 in.
Rear leg room35.6 in.
Rear shoulder room56.4 in.
rear ventilation ductsyes

Exterior Options

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Rear Bumper Appliqueyes
Door Sill Appliqueyes
Mud Guardsyes
Wheel Locksyes
Paint Protection Packageyes


Starting MSRP: $35,210
Maximum cargo capacity9.9 cu.ft.
Length191.1 in.
Curb weight3788 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place9.9 cu.ft.
Ground clearance5.1 in.
Height57.5 in.
EPA interior volume114.7 cu.ft.
Wheel base110.4 in.
Width73.2 in.


Starting MSRP: $35,210
Exterior Colors
  • Gravity Blue
  • Aurora Black Pearl
  • Aluminum Silver
  • Snow White Pearl
Interior Colors
  • Black, leather
  • White, leather

Tires & Wheels

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All season tiresyes
17 x 7.0 in. wheelsyes
215/55R17 tiresyes
alloy wheelsyes


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four-wheel independent suspensionyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryes


Starting MSRP: $35,210
Basic5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Drivetrain10 yr./ 100000 mi.
Rust5 yr./ 100000 mi.
Hybrid Component10 yr./ 100000 mi.
Roadside5 yr./ 60000 mi.


Starting MSRP: $35,210
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