2016 Kia Optima is one very carefully designed sedan which would definitely suffice most of potential customers due to its carefully designed exterior and interior. Also, engine options would be quite enough for everyone’s chose. The combination of power, style and elegance is what makes this sedan so appealing to many.
2016 Optima Exterior
The manufacturer would offer this model in the following different trims: LX, EX, SX and Limited. Since we are talking about an elongated sedan, it comes as natural that the hood is a little bit elongated. LED headlights which are placed below the hood are designed in such a way that they completely follow the smooth and neat lines of the vehicle. The same situation is with LED taillights. Fog lamps are also nicely incorporated and they do not stand out from the overall impression of smoothness. This model would be produced with four doors. It needs to be mentioned that the capacity of the trunk would be also more than sufficient for anyone’s needs.
Interior of 2016 Kia Optima
The manufacturer would also do his best in order to make such interior to correspond to the overall luxury. The materials that are going to be used would be of the finest quality. Also, there would be many setting on the steering wheel and dashboard which are there to both ease your drive and make it more comfortable and to make the drive much safer. Furthermore, the manufacturer would also incorporate a lot of high-tech improvements in this model.
2016 Kia Optima Engine and Transmission
The manufacturer has announced the production of both diesel and hybrid models. It is also said that the manufacturer would also provide three different engine options. The first engine option would be a 2.4 liter engine with four cylinders. This engine would be able to produce 192 horsepower and 181 ft-lb of torque. The second engine option would be a 2.0 liter engine which is turbo-four. This engine would be able to produce 274 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque. This engine option would be incorporated in Limited and SX trims. The third engine option that the manufacturer would offer is a 2.4 liter engine. This engine would have an electric motor which would be able to produce 199 horsepower.
Kia Optima 2016 Release date
The manufacturer presented 2016 Kia Optima to the public during the 2015 Geneva Auto Show which took place from the 5th to the 15th March 2015. However, the official presentation of this model is scheduled for the 1st April 2015 during 2015 New York Auto Show. It is estimated that the sales would begin couple of months after.
Price of 2016 Optima
The current price estimates tell us that the basic version of this model would cost about $22 000. If you want to buy an upgraded and enhanced model you would probably have to pay about $26 000.
All in all, 2016 Kia Optima would be a real deal for many potential customers because of its splendid exterior and interior design, and comfort and stability that it offers.