Compare 5 trims on the 2018 Kia Optima

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, and aren’t overpaying for those you don’t want.


Our comparison will help you prioritize the trims that are right for you.

Style
EX Auto
Inventory price
Starting at $25,700
MPG
28 combined MPG
Engine
185.0-hp, 2.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
Seating
5
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Style
LX Auto
Inventory price
Starting at $22,600
MPG
29 combined MPG
Engine
185.0-hp, 2.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Color
10 exterior
Seating
5
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Style
LX 1.6T DCT
Inventory price
Starting at $24,400
MPG
31 combined MPG
Engine
178.0-hp, 1.6-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
7-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Color
8 exterior
Seating
5
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Style
S Auto
Inventory price
Starting at $23,600
MPG
26 combined MPG
Engine
185.0-hp, 2.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Color
8 exterior
Seating
5
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Style
SX Auto
Inventory price
Starting at $30,600
MPG
25 combined MPG
Engine
245.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
Seating
5
Full specs
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