2018 Kia Optima Release Date, Price, Specs
There will come the updated version of Optima. Having a good popularity in the world automobile, the auto team should be working hard to build up the next 2018 sedan version. On this upgrade, the upcoming 2018 Kia Optima might receive the better improvements not only on the styling but also include the more advanced technological components. Moreover, providing the better internal design should be useful to attract more potential customers.
Once the company has not made an official illustration on the Optima design, it becomes pretty hard for us to see the intact sedan appearance. Nevertheless, some reports hinted both the exterior and interior designs still look striking. If it fits the initial plan, the next Optima could stand over the wide wheelbase but with much lighter body mass. At front, the broad grille supported with the new headlights will be available in all models.
Unfortunately, the details on the interior design and additional components are still on the way of development, hence, it is also difficult to make the clear illustrations on it. Above all, we are definitely certain that the 2018 Kia Optima will bring up the high quality materials and installments to accommodate the passengers’ comfort and needs on the security and infotainments systems.
The engine units for the 2018 Kia Optima could be embodied under a 2.4 liter and 1.6 liter configurations. Both these powertrains could possibly generate the output at around 190 horsepower and 180 HP respectively. The fuel efficiency goes at approximately 33 MPG on the highway and 23 MPG in the city as it enhances the 7-speed manual and 6-speed automatic for the transmission system.
Based on the recent speculations, the arrival of Optima sedan in the showrooms might take place sometime during the fourth quarter of 2017. The 2018 Kia Optima price list is also claimed to be competitive among its competitors such as the new Altima and Camry. It is estimated to start from $25,200 up to $36,100.