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Kia Optima 2006 LX V6 Specs, Trims & Colors

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Showing the 2006 Kia Optima LX V6 4dr Sedan
$1,369-$7,137 Current Listing Price
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Seats 5
Door Count 4
Engine 185-hp, 2.7-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Transmission 5-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Drivetrain FWD
Combined MPG
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 60 mo/60,000 mi


Exterior (7)
Deep Ocean Blue
Light Almond Beige
Midnight Gray
Pearl White
Ruby Red
Interior (3)



Brake assistance O
Manual adjustable front head restraints S
Dual front impact airbags S
Remote keyless entry S
Side-impact bars S
Seat-mounted driver and passenger side-impact airbags S
Electronic stability O
Adjustable front head restraints S
Compact spare tire S
Height adjustable front seatbelts S
Four-wheel ABS brakes O
Occupant sensing airbags S
Traction control O
Front ventilated disc brakes S
Driver and passenger front-impact airbags S
4 ABS channels O
Power door locks S
Daytime running lights S
Spare tire mounted inside under cargo S
Anti-whiplash front head restraints S
Curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbag S
Rear child safety locks S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Panic alarm S
Brake assist O
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor S
ABS and driveline traction control O
3 rear head restraints S
Front seatbelt pre-tensioners S
Security system S
3 point rear center seatbelt S
Four-wheel disc brakes S
Curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags S
Dual front side impact airbags S
Engine 185-hp, 2.7-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Transmission 5-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Engine liters 2.7
Variable valve control S
Engine orientation transverse
Ignition type spark
Horsepower 185-hp @ 6,000 rpm
Aluminum cylinder block S
Recommended fuel regular unleaded
Fuel tank capacity 17.2 gal.
Torque 182 lbs.-ft. @ 4,000 rpm
Aluminum cylinder head S
Cylinder configuration V-6
Fuel economy city 22 mpg
Fuel economy highway 30 mpg
# of valves 24
5 speed automatic transmission S
Quasi-dual stainless steel exhaust S
Low emission vehicle S
Sequential sport shift Sportmatic
Recommended fuel regular unleaded
600 CCA battery S
Engine 2.7L V-6 DOHC 185hp
Front-wheel drive S
Transmission lock-up torque converter S
Battery amp hours (68Ah)
Manual-shift auto Sportmatic
110-amp. alternator S
Chrome tailpipe S
Transmission electronic control S
Axle ratio 3.77
Overdrive S
Battery-rundown protection S
Transmission electronic control S
Overdrive S
17" wheels O
Four wheel independent suspension S
Rear coil springs S
Independent rear multi-link suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Front anti-roll bar S
Rack and pinion steering S
Front coil springs S
Gas-pressurized front shocks S
P205/60HR16.0 BSW AS tires S
Front wheel size 16"
Gas-pressurized rear shocks S
16" wheels S
Hydraulic power-assist rack-pinion steering S
Front tires 205/60R16
Alloy wheels S
Rear wheel size 16"
Rear anti-roll bar S
Steel spare wheel S
P215/50VR17.0 BSW AS tires O
Independent front strut suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Power steering S
Power remote heated folding side-view door mirrors S
Spoiler O
Rear lip spoiler O
Grille chrome
Body-colored door handles S
Black w/chrome surround grille O
Front mud flaps O
Body-colored front and rear bumpers S
Rear cargo trunk
Chrome tip exhaust S
Fully galvanized steel body material S
Power door mirrors S
Heated door mirrors S
4 doors S
Chrome grille S
Bodyside moldings S
Power fuel remote release S
Power cargo access remote release S
Keyfob trunk/hatch/door release S
Front lighter element(s) location S
Power windows S
Remote keyless entry S
Power rear windows S
Overhead console S
1-touch down S
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
Rear cupholders S
Manual air conditioning S
Air conditioning S
Illuminated auxiliary driver and passenger-side visor mirrors S
Full floor console with covered box S
Power windows with driver 1-touch down S
Retained accessory power S
Illuminated driver vanity mirror S
Driver and passenger door bins S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Tilt steering wheel S
Covered bin instrument-panel storage S
Seatback storage pockets 2
3 12V DC power outlets S
Front cupholders S
Keyfob (all doors) remote keyless entry S
Valet function S
Illuminated locking glove box S
Trunk/hatch/door FOB controls S
Illuminated glove box S
Passenger manual folding mirror S
Cruise control with steering wheel controls S
12V DC power outlet 3
Mini overhead console with storage S
Full floor console S
Driver's footrest S
Ashtray S
Front and rear cupholders S
Driver manual folding mirror S
Cruise control S
Steering wheel with manual tilting, manual telescoping S
Telescoping steering wheel S
Front center armrest with storage S
Max. seating capacity of 5 S
Manual driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Carpet front and rear floor mats S
Front center armrest w/storage
Cloth door panel trim S
Cargo tie-downs S
Metal-look interior accents O
Leather/metal-look steering wheel O
Rear bench seat S
Cargo net O
Front seats bucket
Rear seat center armrest S
Carpet cargo space S
Carpet trunk lid/rear cargo door S
Front bucket seats S
Rear seat fold-forward seatback S
Cloth front and rear seat upholstery S
Max seating capacity 5
Height adjustable driver seat S
Manual height-adjustable driver seat S
Rear 60-40 bench seat S
4-way passenger seat adjustment S
Cargo space floor carpet
Metal-look console insert O
Urethane shift knob S
Cargo light S
Carpet floor covering S
Manual reclining driver and passenger seats S
6-way driver seat adjustment S
Cloth upholstery S
Full cloth headliner S
Floor mats S
CD player S
6 speakers S
AM/FM stereo with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player S
Steering-wheel mounted audio controls S
Steering wheel mounted audio controls S
Window grid antenna S
AM/FM radio S
Primary monitor touchscreen S
Key-in-ignition warning S
Door-ajar warning S
Oil-pressure warning S
Low-washer-fluid warning S
Rear window defroster S
Tachometer S
Light-tinted windows S
Projector beam halogen headlamps S
Front windshield visor strip S
Variable intermittent wipers S
Digital/analog display O
Ignition switch light S
Tire pressure sensors S
Analog display S
Battery warning S
Light tinted windows S
Trunk-ajar warning S
Variably intermittent wipers S
Water temp. gauge S
Trip odometer S
Low-fuel warning S
Front reading lights S
Water-temp. warning S
Low-tire-pressure warning S
Dome light with fade S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
In-dash clock S
Brake-fluid warning S
Fully automatic headlights O
Front fog lights O
Trip computer O
Exterior height 58.3"
Towing capacity 2,000 lbs.
Compression ratio 10.00 to 1
Engine torque 182 lbs.-ft. @ 4,000 rpm
Front hiproom 54.5"
Interior cargo volume 14.8 cu.ft.
Front legroom 43.7"
Engine horsepower 185-hp @ 6,000 rpm
Valvetrain DOHC
Engine type V-6
Rear shoulder room 56.3"
Wheelbase 107.1"
Curb weight 3,287 lbs.
Valves 24
Engine displacement 162 cu.in.
Fuel economy city 22 mpg
Passenger volume 104.2 cu.ft.
Front shoulder room 57.1"
Rear headroom 38.0"
Front headroom 39.8"
Rear tread 61.1"
Maximum interior cargo volume 14.8 cu.ft.
Ground clearance (min.) 6.1"
Fuel tank capacity 17.2 gal.
Front tread 61.5"
Engine bore x stroke 3.4" x 3.0"
Rear legroom 37.8"
Rear hiproom 54.7"
Exterior body width 71.1"
Exterior length 186.4"
Fuel economy highway 30 mpg
Ground clearance (min) 155mm (6.1")
Basic warranty (months/miles) 60/60,000
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 60/100,000
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 120/100,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 60/60,000
Accessories warranty (months/miles) 12/ unlimited

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