Year

2018 Kia Optima Pricing

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Model Type

Sedan

pros & cons

pros

  • More features for the money than most rivals provide
  • Standard blind-spot monitoring and rear parking sensors
  • Classy interior with plenty of small-item and cargo storage
  • Infotainment system is easy to use

cons

  • Optional 1.6T powertrain's sleepy responsiveness can get annoying
  • Sloping roofline cuts into rear headroom
  • Hard to see out the back
Kia Optima Sedan MSRP: $22600
Based on the LX Auto FWD 5-passenger 4-dr Sedan with typically equipped options.
EPA Est. MPG 29
Transmission Automatic
Drive Train Front Wheel Drive
Displacement 2.4 L
Passenger Volume 120.7 cu ft
Wheelbase 110 in
Length 191 in
Width 73 in
Height 57 in
Curb Weight 3219 lbs
Kia Optima Sedan MSRP: $22600
Based on the LX Auto FWD 5-passenger 4-dr Sedan with typically equipped options.
  • Fold Flat Rear Seats
  • Bluetooth
  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Back-up camera
  • Apple Carplay/Android Auto
  • Audio and cruise controls on steering wheel
  • Rear Bench Seats
  • Tire Pressure Warning
  • Trip Computer
  • Parking sensors
  • Aux Audio Inputs
  • Stability Control
  • USB Inputs

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safety & reliability

5 star overall rating

Frontal Barrier Crash Rating

Overall
Driver
Passenger

Side Barrier Rating

Overall
Driver
Passenger

Rollover

Rollover
Dynamic Test Result
No Tip
Risk Of Rollover
9.8%

Side Crash Rating

Overall

Combined Side Barrier & Pole Ratings

Front Seat
Rear Seat
No information currently available.
Side Impact Test
P
M
A
G
Good
Roof Strength Test
P
M
A
G
Good
Rear Crash Protection/Head Restraint
P
M
A
G
Good
IIHS Small Overlap Front Test Results
P
M
A
G
Good
Moderate Overlap Front Test Results
P
M
A
G
Good
Initial Quality - Overall
4.5
Overall Quality - Mechanical
3.5
Powertrain Quality - Mechanical
2
Features and Accessories - Mechanical
3.5
Body & Interior Quality - Mechanical
4
Overall Quality - Design
4.5
Features and Accessories - Design
4.5
Powertrain Quality - Design
3.5
Body & Interior - Design
4.5
Ratings are based on J.D. Power's Initial Quality Study for the 2016 Kia Optima, which is the most recent data available.