Kia Optima Hybrid Sedan
The face is familiar, but the 2016 Kia Optima is all-new, with more refinement and features, and a markedly improved driving experience.
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You'll Like This Car If...
If you're looking for a good midsize-sedan value, one with plenty of modern features, sharp styling, good driving dynamics, and a roomy interior – y'know, the works – then the 2016 Kia Optima hits all the right buttons.
You May Not Like This Car If...
Maybe you're a Honda or Toyota loyalist. Maybe you've had three Nissan Altimas in a row and don't see a reason to change now. The point is that blind brand loyalty is about the only reason we can see for not putting the 2016 Optima on your test-drive list.
What's New for 2016
The 2016 Kia Optima is all-new this year, with a stiffer structure, retuned suspension, bigger interior and trunk, improved engines with better drivability and fuel economy, and a host of new technology features. The modestly different styling doesn't capture the extent of the changes underneath.
Based on 5 ratings for the 2015 - 2016 models.
August 01, 2016
I got a great deal, + thecar feels luxurious&comfy
I got the 2016 Optima EX Hybrid. Although the downside to the ECO mode is that the acceleration is slow, that's the by-product of...
August 09, 2015
Surprise. I love this car.
In over 45 years of driving, I've had everything from a 1967 Camaro to a Range Rover. Overall, this is probably (gulp) my favorite...
June 18, 2015
This is without a doubt the nicest car I've own in 47 years of driving. Albeit a brain overload in regards to understanding the...
December 03, 2015
Glitchy but has great gas mileage
This car continues to amaze me. Growing up I was force fed GM due to both parents working there. But I have always been an oriental car...
October 30, 2017
I purchased KIA Optima Hybrid based on the sleek style and features, gas mileage, and overall handling while driving. At the onset, I...