2018 Kia Optima in Holland, MI

2018 Kia Optima in front of a cityscape

Before you start shopping for a new car, it is important to know what you're looking for from a vehicle. There are many benefits from a sedan, like interior comfort, performance, and plenty of features. A sedan like the 2018 Kia Optima provides you with all of those aspects as well as the classic and stylish exterior that boasts the signature Kia Tiger nose grille and an exciting front and rear fascia. When you're driving the 2018 Kia Optima, it is sure to turn heads. Visit Seelye Kia of Holland to get behind the wheel of the 2018 Kia Optima in Holland, MI.

Features on the 2018 Kia Optima

Sedans are an excellent choice if you're looking for a vehicle that is able to comfortably transport up to five people. If you want an extremely roomy sedan, the 2018 Kia Optima provides an overall passenger volume of 104.8 cubic feet. Most passengers want to sit in a vehicle that isn't going to leave them pressed up against each other. That isn't a problem in the 2018 Kia Optima, which provides 56 inches of hip room in the front and back seats, and 56.4 inches of shoulder room in the rear with 58.1 inches in the front. You also won't have to worry about having enough room to stretch your legs with 35.6 inches of leg room in the rear seat and 45.5 inches in the front.

For most sedan drivers, the first thing on their mind when it comes to purchasing a new vehicle is wondering what safety features are available. With the 2018 Kia Optima, you won't have to worry about available advanced safety features, as it is equipped with blind spot detection, lane change assist, rear cross traffic alert, and rear parking assist. When these systems are in use, your vehicle is able to essentially be a second set of eyes. While there are some parents who say they have eyes in the back of their head, with the 2018 Kia Optima, you actually do. Rear cross traffic alert and rear parking assist are able to alert you if there is a vehicle or other obstacle in the area behind your vehicle.

With all of these exciting features, many drivers aren't going to give performance a second thought. Even though the 2018 Kia Optima is a sedan, it still provides drivers with three different high-powered engine options. On the Kia Optima LX, S, and EX, there is a 2.4L four-cylinder engine that produces 185 horsepower and 178 pound-feet of torque. On the remaining two trims, drivers can experience the 1.6L four-cylinder, 178 horsepower engine with Turbocharger that churns out 195 pound-feet of torque on the LX 1.6T, and the 2.0L four-cylinder engine with Turbocharger that provides 245 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque.

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