Kia Optima is a five-seat midsize vehicle in the Sedan category. For the 2019 model year, there are four trim-lines to choose from, all with the same engine that produces 178 to 245 horsepower. EPA-estimated annual regular gasoline expense is $1,100 to $1,450, which over the course of five years will save you $1,000 in extra fuel spending. NHTSA has given the a 5-stars overall crash rating. 2019 Kia Optima S Auto can be leased from $249 per month.
According to research by Vehie.com, auto brokers currently offer special lease program on 2019 Kia Optima S Auto starting from $249 a month with $2,999 due at signing.
2019 Optima has a relatively long wheelbase ( 110.4 in) and a wider body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively heavier, too, with curb weight of 3230 - 3558 lbs.
2019 Optima seats five adults. It has class-leading first-row passenger room on only three measurements - legs, shoulders, and hips - and larger than average room for first-row passengers on head. When it comes to second-row passenger room, Optima ia a class-leader on only one measurement - hips - and has a larger than average room for second-row passengers on shoulders and head. Trunk volume is the larger than average among its peers with 15.9 cu. ft.
2019 Optima LX
2019 Optima S
2019 Optima EX
2019 Optima SX
|Engine||2.4 L/144||2.4 L/144||1.6 L/97||2.0 L/122|
|HP||185 hp||185 hp||178 hp||245 hp|
|Drivetrain||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive||Front Wheel Drive|
|City||24 - 25 MPG||24 - 25 MPG||27 MPG||21 MPG|
|Highway||33 - 35 MPG||33 - 35 MPG||37 MPG||30 MPG|
|Combined||27 - 29 MPG||27 - 29 MPG||31 MPG||24 MPG|
|Annual Fuel Cost||$1,200 - $1,300||$1,200 - $1,300||$1,100||$1,450|
2019 Optima Sedan comes in four trim levels, with an average price that is $333 less compared to its rivals. With a heavier body, and on average more powerful engine, Optima
2019 Optima Sedan has a 5-star NHTSA overall crash safety rating, which is higher than the average among other competing models. Furthermore, it has higher than average ratings for all three crash tests: Front, Side, and Side Plole. Customers have filed twelve complaints, which is less than the average for its rivals. There is also one recall issued by Kia, which by itself is a relatively low number.