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All About the 2015 Kia Optima

When you are getting ready to buy a new car there are a lot of things to take into consideration. First of all, you want to know how it drives and what people are saying about it. Other people’s opinions are what steers you one way or the other. Secondly, you want to know how it performs compared to other cars and the features it has that come with the car and are also optional. The 2015 Kia Optima is a car that has received high praise, while still maintaining strong safety ratings and an affordable price. Let’s take a closer look.

2015 OptimaOverall Outlook of the 2015 Kia Optima

In addition, to car owners loving the look of the 2015 Optima they are also in love with its performance. The car handles well on all types of roads and gets great gas mileage. Some other things they like about his model is that it has a roomy trunk, a hybrid version is available, and it has a choice of two gas engines.

There are three separate choices for your car’s performance. The first is the two point four-cylinder engine including a 200 horsepower engine that has direct injection. There is the Optima Hybrid which is a popular choice and the SX model which has a 274-hp turbocharged 2.0 liter four-cylinder engine.

A Closer Look at Some of the Features

There are many great features that come with the 2015 Optima including speed control, power front windows, tilt steering wheels, and rear and front beverage holders. It has a CD player and an AM/FM radio. Some other features include outside temperature display, tip computer, delay off headlights, and fully automatic headlights.

Safety Ratings

The 2015 Optima ranked very high in reliability, style, value, and comfort. Safety is important to anyone buying a car and that’s why the high numbers the Optima gets on safety is so exciting. Many people reported that it handled itself well in snow and rain.

In terms of standard safety equipment, the 2015 comes with all the same safety features as the 2014 Kia Optima. These standard safety features include: front and side read curtain airbags, front side impact airbags, stability control, and electronic traction.The new 2015 Kia Optima

This is such a safe option for you and your family that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gave it five out of five starts in the side impact, front end, and rollover tests. The Independent Insurance Institute for Highway Safety agreed that the 2015 deserves top marks in every single safety test category they performed.


The warranty on this car is great and gives you a lot of protection. It includes a sixty month sixty thousand miles’ warranty on roadside assistance coverage and a basic warranty. It also has a sixty month one hundred thousand miles’ corrosion perforation, and a one hundred twenty months one hundred thousand miles’ powertrain warranty. Naturally, these warranties are only available if you are buying the vehicle new from a dealer.

Some Key Things To Remember

There isn’t a V6 engine option for this year’s model and no all-wheel-drive. The Optima has arguably one of the most comfortable interior designs in comparable cars. It has a blind spot detection system and some rear parking sensors for an easier drive. Some options that you can get with your Kia are heated seats, touch to start, and heated door mirrors.

Whether you are looking for a day to day car or a safe family car, the Kia Optima has everything you need. It ranges between twenty-four thousand six hundred and twenty-five two depending on the features you choose to include and if you get the LX, EX, or SX. If you opt to get the SX Turbo, then you will pay around twenty seven thousand seven hundred. From its slick exterior to its comfortable interior it’s a great choice for any type of driver. You can rest easy knowing your family is sitting inside of a safe and secure automobile.