Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid is a five-seat midsize vehicle in the Sedan category. For the 2018 model year, the 2.0L Inline-4 hybrid engine produces 202 horsepower. The Optima Plug-In Hybrid is capable of traveling 29 miles relying solely on electric power. It takes two hours and forty-two point zero minutes for the vehicle to charge its batteries. Based on the estimated annual regular gasoline spending of $1,100, in five years you will save $4,000 in fuel expenses, compared to that of an average vehicle. Leasing a 2018 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid EX Auto will set you back at least $269 per month.
According to research by Vehie.com, auto brokers currently offer special lease program on 2018 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid EX Auto starting from $269 a month with $2,999 due at signing.
2018 Optima Plug-In Hybrid has a relatively short wheelbase ( 110.4 in) and a wider body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively heavier with curb weight of 3788 lbs.
2018 Optima Plug-In Hybrid seats five adults. It has class-leading first-row passenger room on only three measurements - legs, hips, and head - and larger than average room for first-row passengers on shoulders. When it comes to second-row passenger room, Optima Plug-In Hybrid ia a class-leader on only two measurements - hips and head - and has a larger than average room for second-row passengers on shoulders. Trunk volume is smaller than average with 9.9 cu. ft.
2018 Optima Plug-In Hybrid EX
|Engine||2.0L Inline-4 + Electric Motor|
|Drivetrain||Front Wheel Drive|
|Electric City Range||28.41 ml.|
|Electric Highway Range||29.13 ml.|
|Electric Combined Range||29 ml.|
|Annual Fuel Cost||$1,100|
2018 Optima Plug-In Hybrid Sedan comes in one trim level, with an average price that is $1,380 less compared to its rivals. With a heavier body, and on average less powerful engine, Optima Plug-In Hybrid has higher-than-average combined fuel economy of 40 mpg.
Customers have filed twenty-seven complaints, which is more than the average for its rivals. There is also one recall issued by Kia, which by itself is a relatively high number.