Kia Optima

Best of the 'Bowl: Cars.com's Favorite Super Bowl Ads

By Matt Schmitz on February 5, 2016


CARS.COM — Last Year's Super Bowl attracted an estimated 114 million viewers, which is why CBS, the game network this year, can charge advertisers a reported $5 million for the amount of time it takes to reheat your coffee in… Read More

Best of the 'Bowl: Cars.com's Favorite Super Bowl Ads

By Matt Schmitz on February 5, 2016

CARS.COM — Last Year's Super Bowl attracted an estimated 114 million viewers, which is why CBS, the game network this year, can charge advertisers a reported $5 million for the amount of time it takes to reheat your coffee in… Read More

Kia Teases Super Bowl Ad Starring Christopher Walken

By Matt Schmitz on January 27, 2016

CARS.COM — What if you went to grab a pair of socks and found Christopher Walken sitting in your closet? In a new teaser for Kia's upcoming Super Bowl commercial advertising the all-new 2016 Optima sedan, one character is confronted… Read More

2004-2013 Kia Models Corrosion Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on January 5, 2016

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2010 Kia Soul 2011 Kia Soul 2012 Kia Soul 2013 Kia Soul 2004 Kia Spectra 2005 Kia Spectra 2006 Kia Spectra 2007 Kia Spectra 2008 Kia Spectra 2009 Kia Spectra 2006 Kia Optima… Read More

2016 Kia Optima Review

By Bill Jackson on November 23, 2015

The newly redesigned 2016 Kia Optima, with its blend of driving dynamics and a well-thought-out interior, remains competitive in the absolutely cutthroat midsize sedan field. Find out more info in my review.… Read More

2016 Kia Optima: First Drive

October 19, 2015

The redesign of the 2016 Kia Optima improves an already good car. There are things that could be better, but Kia has done a largely good job in keeping the Optima competitive in the midsize sedan market. Related: Kia Announces… Read More

Kia Announces Prices for 2016 Optima

By Rick Popely on October 13, 2015

Kia's redesigned 2016 Optima midsize sedan has new styling, slightly larger dimensions, a new turbocharged engine and prices that range from unchanged to nearly $2,000 over the 2015 model. The Optima's price on the base LX trim is unchanged at… Read More

2011-14 Kia Optima, Sorento A/C Problems

By Tom Torbjornsen on September 15, 2015

Vehicles affected by this service bulletin: 2011 Kia Optima 2012 Kia Optima 2013 Kia Optima 2014 Kia Optima 2011 Kia Sorento 2012 Kia Sorento 2013 Kia Sorento The problem: These vehicles may exhibit increased interior cabin temperatures after long periods… Read More

What Is the Most Affordable Midsize Sedan for 2015?

By David Thomas on June 3, 2015

Many car shoppers focus on price, and there is nothing illogical about that. Perhaps no other factor is so concrete in a shopper's consideration set as the bottom line he or she must pay for a new ride. Just because… Read More

Video: 2016 Kia Optima

By Kelsey Mays on April 3, 2015

Aside from an updated face, it doesn't look like Kia's midsize sedan has changed very much for 2016, but there's a lot new under the skin of the redesigned Optima. Length and width increase this year, making for more passenger… Read More

2016 Kia Optima Photo Gallery (30 Photos)

By Jennifer Geiger on April 2, 2015

The Kia Optima has always been a fresh alternative to bland-looking midsize sedan competitors, and the updated 2016 version builds on that stance. The midsize sedan debuted at the 2015 New York International Auto Show with a longer body, fresh… Read More