Kia Optima Performance Specs

2019 Optima

You could be looking at the 2019 Kia Optima horsepower or the MPG ratings and remain impressed all the way. Cutting-edge engineering and industry-leading powertrain technology have gone into Kia Optima specs. Read on to explore:

  • Kia Optima Engine Options
  • Kia Optima MPG Ratings
  • Kia Optima Performance Features

Kia Optima Engine Options

From its features list to its available packages, the new Kia Optima is all about indulging individual driver needs. As such, it offers three engines for personalized performance.

  • 2.4L DOHC 16-Valve I-4: Makes up to 185 hp and 178 lb-ft of torque
  • 1.6L DOHC 16-Valve I-4 with Turbocharger: Makes up to 178 hp and 195 lb-ft of torque
  • 2.0L DOHC 16-Valve I-4 with Turbocharger: Makes up to 245 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque

From Kia Optima turbo horsepower to plenty of spirit as standard, the Kia Optima always responds with energy and zeal.

Kia Optima MPG Ratings

Kia Optima drivers enjoy a keen combination of power and efficiency thanks to one of two state-of-the-art transmissions.

  • 6-Speed Automatic Transmission: Fitted with the entry-level 2.4L engine and available 2.0L turbo
  • 7-Speed Dual-Clutch Transmission (DCT): Fitted with the available 1.6L turbo engine

Efficiency scores come in at:

  • Up to an EPA-estimated 25 mpg in the city and 35 on the highway with the 2.4L
  • Up to an EPA-estimated 27 mpg in the city and 37 on the highway with the 1.6.L
  • Up to an EPA-estimated 21 mpg in the city and 30 on the highway with the 2.0L

Kia Optima Performance Features

Drivers across Lee's Summit, Independence, and Blue Springs feel their ride sharpened by a wide selection of performance features, including:

  • Motor-Driven Power Steering (MDPS): Multiplies the driver’s steering force for improved responsiveness
  • Sport-Tuned Suspension: Delivers track-like performance and a composed ride at high speeds
  • Vehicle Stability Management (VSM): Stabilizes the vehicle using a steering direction control capability
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC): Enhances control by monitoring and assisting in the front of key vehicle functions

Come Experience Kia Optima Performance for Yourself

Check out the Kia Optima interior, browse Kia Optima performance parts, and compare against the Kia Forte or Kia vs. Honda, by visiting our Kansas City showroom today. For any further advice or assistance, feel free to contact us.

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Cable Dahmer Auto Group 38.9408979, -94.5991259.