2018 Kia Optima S specs & colors

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Sabre Black



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  • LED Overhead Front & Rear Reading Lamps
  • Panoramic Sunroof,


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  • Wheels: 7.5J x 18" Alloy w/Chrome Finish
  • Tires: P235/45R18
  • Sport Side Sills


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  • Gloss Black Side Sills
  • Wheels: 7.5J x 18" Alloy w/Chrome Finish
  • Larger Front Brakes

Pano Sport Package


EPA Classification Large Cars

Rear Wheel Size 17 X 6.5 in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size 17 X 6.5 in
Spare Wheel Size N/A in
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material N/A

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 800
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150

SAE Net Torque @ RPM 178 @ 4000
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 185 @ 6000
Displacement 2.4 L/144

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 23 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 32 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Cruising Range - Hwy 592.00 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 26 MPG
Cruising Range - City 425.50 mi

Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.64
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.80
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.39
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.38
Trans Description Cont. Again N/A
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.88
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.21
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00

Suspension Type - Front Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link

Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.2 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 12 in
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 18.5 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb N/A ft
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) N/A
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A

Rear Tire Size P215/55VR17
Front Tire Size P215/55VR17
Spare Tire Size N/A

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs

Base Curb Weight 3362 lbs

Liftover Height N/A in
Front Shoulder Room 58.1 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.3 in
Second Leg Room 35.6 in
Track Width, Rear 63.4 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Length, Overall 191.1 in
Second Hip Room 56 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 73.2 in
Front Hip Room 56 in
Passenger Volume 104.8 ft³
Track Width, Front 63.1 in
Front Leg Room 45.5 in
Front Head Room 39.8 in
Height, Overall 57.7 in
Wheelbase 110.4 in
Second Shoulder Room 56.4 in
Trunk Volume 15.9 ft³
Second Head Room 37.8 in

Radio w/Seek-Scan, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Steering Wheel Controls, Voice Activation, Radio Data System and UVO External Memory Control Optional
2 LCD Monitors In The Front Standard
Radio: AM/FM/MP3/SiriusXM Audio System -inc: 6 speakers, 7" rear camera display, auxiliary and USB input ports, Bluetooth wireless technology and UVO eServices including Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, Standard
Streaming Audio Standard
Window Grid Antenna Standard

Tire Mobility Kit Standard
Fixed Rear Window w/Defroster Standard
Trunk Rear Cargo Access Standard
Wheels: 6.5J x 17" Alloy Optional
Laminated Glass Optional
Tires: P215/55R17 Optional
Light Tinted Glass Standard
Wheels w/Gray Accents Optional
Variable Intermittent Wipers Standard
Auto On/Off Projector Beam Halogen Daytime Running Headlamps w/Delay-Off Optional
Chrome Door Handles Standard
Body-Colored Front Bumper Standard
Lip Spoiler Optional
Body-Colored Rear Bumper w/Chrome Bumper Insert Standard
Perimeter/Approach Lights Standard
Front Fog Lamps Optional
Body-Colored Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding and Turn Signal Indicator Standard
Chrome Side Windows Trim, Black Front Windshield Trim and Chrome Rear Window Trim Standard
Fully Galvanized Steel Panels Standard
Metal-Look Grille w/Chrome Surround Optional
Front Windshield -inc: Sun Visor Strip Standard

Analog Appearance Standard
Front Center Armrest and Rear Center Armrest Standard
Driver Information Center Standard
Leather Steering Wheel Optional
Manual Air Conditioning Standard
Air Filtration Standard
Cargo Space Lights Standard
Outside Temp Gauge Standard
2 Seatback Storage Pockets Standard
Rear Cupholder Standard
Cruise Control w/Steering Wheel Controls Standard
Perimeter Alarm Standard
Leatherette Door Trim Insert Standard
Interior Trim -inc: Simulated Wood Door Panel Insert, Simulated Wood Console Insert and Metal-Look Interior Accents Optional
Manual Anti-Whiplash Adjustable Front Head Restraints and Manual Adjustable Rear Head Restraints Standard
Remote Releases -Inc: Smart Trunk Proximity Cargo Access and Power Fuel Optional
Driver / Passenger And Rear Door Bins Standard
HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts Standard
Front Bucket Seats -inc: 10-way power adjustable driver w/2-way power lumbar and 6-way adjustable passenger seat w/manual height adjuster Optional
Full Cloth Headliner Standard
Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, Illuminated Entry, Illuminated Ignition Switch and Panic Button Standard
Cargo Features -inc: Tire Mobility Kit Standard
Redundant Digital Speedometer Standard
Carpet Floor Trim and Carpet Trunk Lid/Rear Cargo Door Trim Standard
Day-Night Rearview Mirror Standard
Trip Computer Standard
Passenger Seat Standard
Front Map Lights Standard
Power Rear Windows Standard
Manual Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column Standard
Sport Cloth Seat Trim -inc: leatherette side bolsters Optional
Leather/Metal-Look Gear Shifter Material Optional
FOB Controls -inc: Cargo Access Standard
Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting Standard
Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Engine Coolant Temp, Tachometer, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer Standard
Front Cupholder Standard
2-Way Power Driver Seat -inc: Power Cushion Tilt Optional
3 12V DC Power Outlets Optional
Illuminated Glove Box Standard
Full Carpet Floor Covering Standard
Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors w/Driver And Passenger Illumination, Driver And Passenger Auxiliary Mirror Standard
Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage and 3 12V DC Power Outlets Optional
Power 1st Row Windows w/Driver 1-Touch Down Standard
Driver Foot Rest Standard
60-40 Folding Bench Front Facing Fold Forward Seatback Rear Seat Standard
Power Door Locks w/Autolock Feature Standard
Immobilizer Optional

Front-Wheel Drive Standard
Single Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Chrome Tailpipe Finisher Standard
2.88 Axle Ratio Standard
150 Amp Alternator Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front Vented Discs, Brake Assist and Hill Hold Control Standard
Electric Power-Assist Speed-Sensing Steering Standard
Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic w/Sportmatic -inc: drive mode select system (normal, sport, eco) Standard
Engine: 2.4L DOHC I4 GDI Standard
Front And Rear Anti-Roll Bars Standard
Multi-Link Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs Standard
Strut Front Suspension w/Coil Springs Standard
18.5 Gal. Fuel Tank Standard
Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers Standard
80-Amp/Hr 800CCA Maintenance-Free Battery w/Run Down Protection Standard

Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags Standard
Rear Parking Sensors Standard
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Standard
Emergency Sos Standard
Driver Knee Airbag Standard
and Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) Standard
Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags Standard
Tire Specific Low Tire Pressure Warning Standard
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners Standard
Blind Spot Detection (BSD) Blind Spot Standard
Airbag Occupancy Sensor Standard
Side Impact Beams Standard
ABS And Driveline Traction Control Standard
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags Standard
Rear Child Safety Locks Standard

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