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2018 Kia Optima

2018 Kia Optima Rebates and Incentives

Prices and Incentives

Dealer Price:
$22,600 - $30,600

Dealer Invoice:
$21,823 - $28,580

Incentives: Save up to $2,000 or

2018 Optima
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Cash Incentive: $2000 or financing
Financing Incentive: 0.0%
Expiration Date: 02/28/2018 - Resource: kia.com 01/12/2018
Available Incentives by Model Year
2018 Kia Optima
Incentives Cash Incentive: $2000 or financing
Financing Incentive: 0.0%
Expiration Date: 02/28/2018 - Resource: kia.com 01/12/2018
Body Styles 2018 Optima
EX, LX, LX 1.6T, S, SX
2017 Kia Optima
Incentives Cash Incentive: $3000 or financing
Financing Incentive: 0.0%
Expiration Date: 02/28/2018 - Resource: kia.com 01/12/2018
Body Styles 2017 Optima
EX, LX, LX 1.6T, SX, SX Limited
2018 Kia Optima Review

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Warranty Information
Basic: 5 Years/60,000 Miles
Recalls Issued
2018 Kia Optima EX, LX, LX 1.6T, S, SX N/A

2018 Kia Optima Models & Prices

2018 Kia Optima LX
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
LX Auto $22,600 $21,823 $356 / Month*

2018 Kia Optima S
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
S Auto $23,600 $22,750 $371 / Month*

2018 Kia Optima LX 1.6T
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
LX 1.6T DCT $24,400 $23,058 $376 / Month*

2018 Kia Optima EX
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
EX Auto $25,700 $24,030 $392 / Month*

2018 Kia Optima SX
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
SX Auto $30,600 $28,580 $466 / Month*

2018 Kia Optima Features and Standard Equipment

EXTERIOR Features
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
Black Bodyside Insert        
Black Grille w/Chrome Surround      
Body-Colored Front Bumper w/Chrome Bumper Insert
Body-Colored Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding and Turn Signal Indicator    
Body-Colored Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Power Folding and Turn Signal Indicator      
Body-Colored Rear Bumper w/Black Bumper Insert  
Body-Colored Rear Bumper w/Chrome Rub Strip/Fascia Accent and Black Bumper Insert        
Chrome Door Handles
Chrome Side Windows Trim, Black Front Windshield Trim and Chrome Rear Window Trim
Clearcoat Paint
Compact Spare Tire Mounted Inside Under Cargo        
Express Open/Close Sliding And Tilting Glass 1st And 2nd Row Sunroof w/Power Sunshade        
Fixed Rear Window w/Defroster
Front Fog Lamps      
Front Windshield -inc: Sun Visor Strip
Fully Automatic Projector Beam Halogen Daytime Running Headlamps w/Delay-Off      
Fully Automatic Projector Beam Halogen Headlamps w/Delay-Off      
Fully Automatic Projector Beam Led Low Beam Daytime Running Auto-Leveling Directionally Adaptive Headlamps w/Delay-Off        
Fully Galvanized Steel Panels
Laminated Glass  
LED Brakelights    
Light Tinted Glass
Lip Spoiler      
Metal-Look Grille w/Chrome Surround    
Perimeter/Approach Lights
Spare Tire Mobility Kit  
Steel Spare Wheel        
Tires: P205/65R16      
Tires: P215/55R17      
Tires: P235/45R18        
Trunk Rear Cargo Access
Variable Intermittent Wipers
Wheels w/Gray Accents        
Wheels w/Silver Accents        
Wheels: 6.5J x 16 Alloy Silver        
Wheels: 6.5J x 16" Alloy w/Unique Gray Finish        
Wheels: 6.5J x 17" Alloy      
Wheels: 7.5J x 18" Alloy w/Machine Finish -inc: (Type A)        
INTERIOR Features
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
2 12V DC Power Outlets      
2 Seatback Storage Pockets
2-Way Power Driver Seat -inc: Power Cushion Tilt      
3 12V DC Power Outlets    
6-Way Passenger Seat -inc: Manual Recline, Height Adjustment and Fore/Aft Movement        
60-40 Folding Bench Front Facing Fold Forward Seatback Rear Seat
Air Filtration
Analog Display
Cargo Features -inc: Spare Tire Mobility Kit  
Cargo Space Lights
Carpet Floor Trim and Carpet Trunk Lid/Rear Cargo Door Trim
Cloth Seat Trim -inc: CleanTex anti-soiling      
Cruise Control w/Steering Wheel Controls
Day-Night Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror        
Day-Night Rearview Mirror  
Delayed Accessory Power
Driver / Passenger And Rear Door Bins
Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors w/Driver And Passenger Illumination
Driver Foot Rest
Dual Zone Front Automatic Air Conditioning      
Engine Immobilizer  
Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting
FOB Controls -inc: Trunk/Hatch/Tailgate
Front And Rear Map Lights      
Front Bucket Seats -inc: 10-way power adjustable driver w/2-way power lumbar and 6-way adjustable passenger seat w/manual height adjuster      
Front Bucket Seats -inc: 6-way adjustable driver w/driver power lumbar and 6-way adjustable passenger seat w/manual height adjuster        
Front Center Armrest and Rear Center Armrest
Front Cupholder
Front Map Lights    
Full Carpet Floor Covering
Full Cloth Headliner
Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage and 2 12V DC Power Outlets      
Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage and 3 12V DC Power Outlets    
Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Engine Coolant Temp, Tachometer, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer
Heated & Ventilated Front Bucket Seats -inc: 12-way power adjustable driver w/4-way power lumbar, 10-way power adjustable passenger seat w/2-way lumbar support and integrated memory system (IMS) w/2-position memory for driver and exterior mirrors,        
Heated Front Bucket Seats -inc: 12-way power adjustable driver w/4-way power lumbar, 6-way adjustable passenger seat w/manual height adjuster and integrated memory system (IMS) w/2-position memory for driver and exterior mirrors,        
HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts    
HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts and Console Ducts      
Illuminated Glove Box
Interior Trim -inc: Metal-Look Interior Accents      
Interior Trim -inc: Piano Black Door Panel Insert, Aluminum Console Insert, Aluminum And Metal-Look Interior Accents        
Interior Trim -inc: Simulated Wood Door Panel Insert, Simulated Wood Console Insert and Metal-Look Interior Accents      
Leather Seat Trim      
Leather Steering Wheel    
Leather/Metal-Look Gear Shift Knob  
Leatherette Door Trim Insert
Manual Air Conditioning    
Manual Anti-Whiplash w/Tilt Front Head Restraints and Manual Adjustable Rear Head Restraints
Manual Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column
Memory Settings Include    
Outside Temp Gauge
Perimeter Alarm
Power 1st Row Windows w/Driver 1-Touch Down    
Power 1st Row Windows w/Driver And Passenger 1-Touch Up/Down      
Power Door Locks w/Autolock Feature
Power Rear Windows  
Power Rear Windows and w/Manual Sun Blinds        
Proximity Key For Doors And Push Button Start      
Rear Cupholder
Redundant Digital Speedometer
Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, Illuminated Entry, Illuminated Ignition Switch and Panic Button
Remote Releases -Inc: Power Cargo Access and Power Fuel        
Remote Releases -Inc: Proximity Cargo Access and Power Fuel  
Sport Cloth Seat Trim -inc: leatherette side bolsters        
Sport Leather Steering Wheel        
Systems Monitor
Trip Computer
Urethane Gear Shift Knob        
MECHANICAL Features
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
130 Amp Alternator        
150 Amp Alternator  
18.5 Gal. Fuel Tank
2.88 Axle Ratio  
3.17 Axle Ratio        
4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front Vented Discs, Brake Assist and Hill Hold Control
4321# Gvwr        
4541# Gvwr    
4673# Gvwr        
70-Amp/Hr 760CCA Maintenance-Free Battery w/Run Down Protection        
80-Amp/Hr 800CCA Maintenance-Free Battery w/Run Down Protection  
Electric Power-Assist Speed-Sensing Steering
Engine: 1.6L DOHC I4 GDI        
Engine: 2.0L DOHC I4 GDI Turbo        
Engine: 2.4L DOHC I4 GDI    
Front And Rear Anti-Roll Bars
Front-Wheel Drive
Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers
Multi-Link Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs
Quasi-Dual Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Chrome Tailpipe Finisher        
Single Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Chrome Tailpipe Finisher  
Sport Tuned Suspension        
Strut Front Suspension w/Coil Springs
Transmission w/Driver Selectable Mode and Sequential Shift Control        
Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic w/Sportmatic -inc: drive mode select system (normal, sport, eco)    
Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic w/Sportmatic -inc: drive mode select system (normal, sport, eco)        
Transmission: 7-Speed Automatic        
SAFETY Features
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
ABS And Driveline Traction Control
Airbag Occupancy Sensor
and Rear Cross Traffic Alert Rear Collision
Blind Spot Detection Blind Spot Sensor
Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
Driver Knee Airbag
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
Emergency S.O.S
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners
Rear Child Safety Locks
Rear Parking Sensors
Side Impact Beams
Tire Specific Low Tire Pressure Warning
ENTERTAINMENT Features
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
2 LCD Monitors In The Front
Radio w/Seek-Scan, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Steering Wheel Controls, Voice Activation, Radio Data System, External Memory Control and Internal Memory      
Radio w/Seek-Scan, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Steering Wheel Controls, Voice Activation, Radio Data System, UVO External Memory Control and Internal Memory    
Radio: AM/FM/MP3/SiriusXM Audio System -inc: 6 speakers, 7" rear camera display, auxiliary and USB input ports, Bluetooth wireless technology and UVO eServices including Android Auto and Apple CarPlay,    
Radio: AM/FM/MP3/SiriusXM Audio System -inc: 6 speakers, 7" touch-screen rear camera display, auxiliary input port, 2 USB ports, Bluetooth wireless technology and UVO eServices including Android Auto and Apple CarPlay,        
Radio: AM/FM/MP3/SiriusXM Audio System -inc: 6 speakers, 7" touch-screen, rear camera display, auxiliary input port, 2 USB chargers, UVO eServices including Premium Navigation, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and Bluetooth wireless technology        
Siriusxm Traffic Real-Time Traffic Display        
Window Grid Antenna
Wireless Streaming

2018 Kia Optima Options and Addition Equipment

ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT Options
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
CONVENIENCE PACKAGE -inc: 10-Way Power Adjustable Driver's Seat, 2-way power lumbar support, Power Windows w/Front Auto Up/Down, Acoustic Laminated Front Door Windows, noise-reduction        
LIMITED PACKAGE (AUBERGINE) -inc: Heated Leather-Wrapped D-Shaped Steering Wheel, paddle shifters, Rear Side Window Sun Shades, Chrome Accent Front/Rear Bumpers, Chrome Accent Side Sills, Wheels: 7.5J x 18" Alloy w/Chrome Machine Finish, Heated Rear Outboard Seats, Premium Black Suede Headliner & Pillar Covers, Surround View Monitor        
LIMITED PACKAGE (BLACK) -inc: Heated Leather-Wrapped D-Shaped Steering Wheel, paddle shifters, Rear Side Window Sun Shades, Chrome Accent Front/Rear Bumpers, Chrome Accent Side Sills, Wheels: 7.5J x 18" Alloy w/Chrome Machine Finish, Heated Rear Outboard Seats, Premium Black Suede Headliner & Pillar Covers, Surround View Monitor        
LIMITED PACKAGE (IVORY) -inc: Heated Leather-Wrapped D-Shaped Steering Wheel, paddle shifters, Rear Side Window Sun Shades, Chrome Accent Front/Rear Bumpers, Chrome Accent Side Sills, Wheels: 7.5J x 18" Alloy w/Chrome Machine Finish, Heated Rear Outboard Seats, Premium Black Suede Headliner & Pillar Covers, Surround View Monitor        
PANO SPORT PACKAGE -inc: Larger Front Brakes, Wheels: 7.5J x 18" Alloy w/Chrome Finish, Sport Side Sills, gloss black trim, Tires: P235/45R18        
PANORAMIC SUNROOF PACKAGE -inc: LED Overhead Front & Rear Reading Lamps, Panoramic Sunroof        
PREMIUM PACKAGE -inc: sport side sills and black painted spoiler, Heated & Ventilated Front Seats, 10-Way Power Adjustable Passenger Seat, 2-way power adjustable lumbar, Auto Dimming Rear View Mirror, LED Overhead Front & Rear Reading Lamps, Panoramic Sunroof        
RADIO: AM/FM/MP3/SIRIUSXM PREMIUM AUDIO SYSTEM -inc: 630 watt harmon/kardon premium surround sound, 10 speakers, 8" touch-screen, rear camera display, 2 USB chargers, UVO eServices, Premium Navigation, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Clari-Fi digital audio restoration, Quantum Logic and Bluetooth wireless technology        
RADIO: AM/FM/MP3/SIRIUSXM PREMIUM AUDIO SYSTEM -inc: 630 watt harmon/kardon premium surround sound, 10 speakers, 8" touch-screen, rear camera display, 2 USB chargers, UVO eServices, Premium Navigation, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Clari-Fi digitial audio restoration, Quantum Logic and Bluetooth wireless technology        
TECHNOLOGY PACKAGE -inc: Electronic Parking Brake, Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB), Front Collision Warning System, Sport Front Bumper, satin chrome accent trim, Lane Departure Warning System, LED Fog Lights, Radio: AM/FM/MP3/SiriusXM Premium Audio System, 630 watt harmon/kardon premium surround sound, 10 speakers, 8" touch-screen, rear camera display, 2 USB chargers, UVO eServices, Premium Navigation, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Clari-Fi digitial audio restoration, Quantum Logic and Bluetooth wireless technology, Advanced Smart Cruise Control        
TECHNOLOGY PACKAGE -inc: sport front bumper w/satin chrome accent trim, Electronic Parking Brake, Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB), High Beam Assist, Front Collision Warning System, Lane Departure Warning System, Radio: AM/FM/MP3/SiriusXM Premium Audio System, 630 watt harmon/kardon premium surround sound, 10 speakers, 8" touch-screen, rear camera display, 2 USB chargers, UVO eServices, Premium Navigation, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Clari-Fi digital audio restoration, Quantum Logic and Bluetooth wireless technology, Advanced Smart Cruise Control        
TIRES: P235/45R18        
WHEELS: 7.5J X 18" ALLOY W/CHROME FINISH        
WHEELS: 7.5J X 18" ALLOY W/CHROME MACHINE FINISH        
PAINT SCHEME Options
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
STANDARD PAINT
PORT INSTALLED OPTIONS Options
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
AUTO-DIMMING MIRROR W/HOMELINK & COMPASS (PIO)    
CARGO HOOK (PIO)
CARGO MAT (PIO)
CARGO NET (PIO)
CARGO TRAY (PIO)
CARPETED FLOOR MATS (PIO)    
DOOR SILL APPLIQUE (PIO)
MUD GUARDS (PIO)
PAINT PROTECTION PACKAGE (PIO)  
REAR BUMPER APPLIQUE (PIO)
REMOTE START (KEY START) (PIO)      
REMOTE START (PUSH BUTTON) (PIO)        
WHEEL LOCKS (PIO)
PRIMARY PAINT Options
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
AURORA BLACK    
EBONY BLACK
HORIZON BLUE
PLATINUM GRAPHITE    
REMINGTON RED      
SANGRIA    
SILKY SILVER    
SNOW WHITE PEARL
SPARKLING SILVER      
TITANIUM SILVER  
SEAT TRIM Options
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
BEIGE, CLOTH SEAT TRIM -inc: CleanTex anti-soiling        
BEIGE, LEATHER SEAT TRIM        
BLACK, CLOTH SEAT TRIM -inc: CleanTex anti-soiling      
BLACK, LEATHER SEAT TRIM      
BLACK, NAPPA LEATHER SEAT TRIM -inc: unique merlot seat trim        
BLACK, SPORT CLOTH SEAT TRIM -inc: leatherette side bolsters        
GRAY, LEATHER SEAT TRIM        

2018 Kia Optima Technical Specifications

Brakes
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12 12 12 12 12.6
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.2 11.2 11.2 11.2 11.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
Trunk Volume (ft) 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.9
Engine
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
Displacement 2.4 L/144 2.4 L/144 1.6 L/97 2.4 L/144 2.0 L/122
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 185 @ 6000 185 @ 6000 178 @ 5500 185 @ 6000 245 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 178 @ 4000 178 @ 4000 195 @ 1500 178 @ 4000 260 @ 1350
Exterior Dimensions
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
Height, Overall (in) 57.7 57.7 57.7 57.7 57.7
Length, Overall (in) 191.1 191.1 191.1 191.1 191.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3
Wheelbase (in) 110.4 110.4 110.4 110.4 110.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.2 73.2 73.2 73.2 73.2
Fuel Tank
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5
Steering
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Suspension
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
Suspension Type - Front Strut Strut Strut Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link
Tires
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
Front Tire Size P205/65HR16 P215/55VR17 P205/65HR16 P215/55VR17 P235/45VR18
Rear Tire Size P205/65HR16 P215/55VR17 P205/65HR16 P215/55VR17 P235/45VR18
Transmission
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD Auto-Shift Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 6 6 7 6 6
Vehicle
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
Front Head Room (in) 39.8 39.8 39.8 39.8 39.8
Front Leg Room (in) 45.5 45.5 45.5 45.5 45.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.1 58.1 58.1 58.1 58.1
Passenger Capacity 5 5 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (ft) 104.8 104.8 104.8 104.8 104.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 37.8 37.8 37.8 37.8
Second Leg Room (in) 35.6 35.6 35.6 35.6 35.6
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.4 56.4 56.4 56.4 56.4
Weight Information
LX S LX 1.6T EX SX
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3219 3362 3224 3362 3494

2018 Kia Optima Safety Features

Safety Features
ABS And Driveline Traction Control
Airbag Occupancy Sensor
and Rear Cross Traffic Alert Rear Collision
Blind Spot Detection Blind Spot Sensor
Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
Driver Knee Airbag
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
Emergency S.O.S
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners
Rear Child Safety Locks
Rear Parking Sensors
Side Impact Beams
Tire Specific Low Tire Pressure Warning
News Reports & Reviews
NHTSA CRASH TEST RESULTS N/A