The world premiere of the new generation of KIA Optima 3 in the back K5 took place in April at the Auto Show in New York 2010, and sales of sedan, known to us earlier as the Magentis, launched the first of February 2012. Compared with its predecessor, the new Kia Optima looks K5 will get a much more modern and stylish. The design of new products has been developed by the European team of stylists KIA, manager that is based in Frankfurt (Germany).
Configuration and price KIA Optima 2014.
|2.0 Comfort MT||$22,100||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|2.0 Comfort AT||$23,200||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Automatic (6)||front|
|2.0 Luxe AT||$24,600||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Automatic (6)||front|
|2.4 Luxe AT||$26,000||2.4 petrol (180 hp)||Automatic (6)||front|
|2.0 Prestige AT||$27,100||2.0 petrol (150 hp)||Automatic (6)||front|
|2.4 Prestige AT||$28,200||2.4 petrol (180 hp)||Automatic (6)||front|
|2.4 Premium AT||$30,400||2.4 petrol (180 hp)||Automatic (6)||front|
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The sloping roof, wheel arches, as if drawn by a compass, expressive optics, LED lights threaded light in vent of the front fenders – all features of the new 2013 Kia Optima. According to Gregory Guillaume (Gregory Guillaume) – the head of the design department of Kia in Europe, the developers started completely from scratch. The new Optima – a global car.
The basis of the sedan chassis laid down by the related Hyundai Sonata latest generation models and dimensions compared with the previous generation vehicle, increased slightly. The length of the new Kia Optima 2013 is 4845 mm (size of the wheelbase – 2795), width – 1840, height – 1 455 ground clearance (clearance) is 145 millimeters. The boot capacity is 505 liters.
The initial configuration Comfort is estimated at $22,100, it includes a full set of airbags, separate climate control, audio system with seven speakers, leather interior steering wheel and 16-inch wheels. Surcharge for automatic transmission is $1,100.
A more advanced version of Luxe right includes automatic transmission, and its equipment is supplemented leather interior, cruise control, rear parking sensors, the possibility of a manual gear shift paddles and 17-inch alloy kolesmi. Price Kia Optima 2015 in this embodiment is $23,000. Also, you can buy a sedan with a more powerful 180-horsepower 2.4-liter engine, available only with the 6-speed automatic. Its price ranges from $26,000 to $30,400.
Updated KIA Optima 2015.
At the auto show in New York 2013 introduced a restyled version of the sedan KIA Optima 2014 for the North American market. The car was retouched optics and grille, revised bumpers, new taillights, and some versions appeared LED foglights, as Hatch KIA ceed GT.
Inside, the updated Kia Optima 2015 installed new front seats, steering wheel has changed a bit, and appeared on the center console 8-inch touch-screen multimedia system, which displays the data as a navigation. As for technology, it is proposed in US sedan with the same units – 2,4 gasoline engines (202 hp) and 2,0 turbo (277 hp) engine and a hybrid 206 with the recoil forces. The European premiere of the new KIA Optima 2014 took place at the motor show in Frankfurt 2013.