The 2013 Kia Optima is one of our top picks for a midsize sedan. With evocative styling, strong engine choices and a long list of features, it's easy to see why.
- Solid acceleration with any of the engines
- Handsome cabin
- Ample feature content
- Top crash scores
- Conventional gasoline models offer impressive value
- Lengthy warranty.
- Tight on rear-seat headroom
- Real-world mpg historically falls short of EPA estimates
- Odd brake response in hybrid model.