Optima Hybrid Portland
Kia Optima Hybrid Features –
- 2.4 liter, inline 4 full parallel hybrid system with 159 horsepower
- Available heated and ventilated front seats, heated rear seats
- Available push-button start
- Available 8″ touch screen audio display
It intelligently switches from its electric motor to its 2.4-liter 4-cylinder MPI engine in response to your driving. It offers a combined199 horsepower—while still delivering excellent fuel efficiency. Add in the 235 lb.-ft. of torque and the Optima Hybrid is an all-around, smart, efficient, and invigorating drive.
The Optima Hybrid cabin offers a truly distinct touch: an available white interior package that features luxurious white leather seats, the refined touch of blue piping, and additional leather-like touches on the door and armrest.
What are critics saying about the Kia Optima Hybrid?
Kia’s stylish and value-packed Optima has been a popular midsize sedan for several years now, and the Kia Optima Hybrid offers the same strengths with an emphasis on fuel efficiency. It’s important to note, though, that while the rest of the Optima lineup has moved on with a full redesign, the hybrid is still based on the previous-generation car. On the bright side, the Optima Hybrid easily wins the fuel economy contest in this family, even with its older roots. That’s not enough to earn the car our unequivocal recommendation, but we still think it’s a nice all-around sedan that could be tempting at the right price. Read More >>