2018 Kia OptimaChange Year or Vehicle
of the 2018 Kia Optima. Base trim shown.
From the Cars.com Vehicle Test Team
- Overall cabin materials
- Roomy interior
- 360-degree camera system available
- Drivetrain choices
- Interior design has large, blank spaces
- Interior materials disappoint in a few instances
- Performance with 1.6-liter engine
- 7-inch touchscreen multimedia system now standard
- Android Auto, Apple CarPlay now standard
- Blind spot warning now standard
- Five-seat mid-size sedan
- Turbo four-cylinder engines available
- Hybrid and plug-in hybrid versions available
What it is: The Kia Optima is a mid-size sedan that competes with such cars as the Ford Fusion, Toyota Camry and Honda Accord. In addition to a conventional gas-powered version, the Optima is also offered in hybrid and plug-in hybrid form.
A 7-inch touchscreen multimedia system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity is now standard. New standard safety features include blind spot warning and rear cross-traffic alert. A Convenience Package for the base LX trim includes a 10-way power driver's seat, laminated front-door glass and auto up/down front windows.
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Best car ive owned for the money
This is my 2nd optima. I loved the first one whuch was a 2015 yhen traded up to an 2018, .the 2018 has a much nicer look ,inside and out. This is a great car for the money you pay for it, very ... Read full review
Love this vehicle
The bigger design is great, more leg room in the back and options are great also. This is my second Optima and I think its gets better every year. Read full review
60 months / 60,000 miles
120 months / 100,000 miles
60 months / 60,000 miles
164-point inspection, Carfax vehicle history report, 10-year/unlimited mileage 24-hour roadside assistance including trip-interruption services and lockout assistance
10 years / 100,000 miles10-year/100,000 mile powertrain limited warranty; towing/rental/travel breakdown benefits; eligible for additional comprehensive mechanical failure. Comprehensive: 12 months/12,000 miles from date of purchase.
Under 5 years / 60,000 milesVehicles receive a 164 point inspection and reconditioning.