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Kia Optima Hybrid
Kia Optima Hybrid
MSRP Range $25,995-$30,990 Trims2 Combined MPG 42 Seats 5

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Model Overview

The current Kia Optima Hybrid is a midsize car that seats 5. It comes in 2 trims.

The Optima Hybrid competes with the Ford Fusion Hybrid, Mercedes-Benz C-Class and Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid.

Our Take on the Latest Model

Our Take

Just a year after the conventional Optima received a full redesign, Kia is rolling out both a redesigned 2017 Optima Hybrid and a new 2017 Optima Plug-in Hybrid. The cars feature a revised design inside and out and Kia estimates the hybrid model will be more fuel efficient than its predecessor.T... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Forward collision warning only available on highest trim
  • No spare tire
  • Heated interior parts (seats and steering wheel) not offered on all trims

Notable Features

  • Redesigned for 2017
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto standard
  • Surround view monitor available
  • Updated styling to match the gasoline version
  • Battery has 13 percent more capacity

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 83 reviews across all years

Most Recent Consumer Reviews
2012 Optima Hybrid

Super Clean!!!

by Camille from Houston, Texas on April 24, 2017

Astonished on how Well Kept and Clean my car was upon delivery!! No One believed it was a 2012!! The site does no real Justice!! Seeing is Believing!!! Still Amazed a as well as Excited!! Enjoying My ... Read Full Review

2012 Optima Hybrid

2012 Kia Optima hybrid

by Melodycf from on April 21, 2017

Have trouble with it bogging down. Start to pull out and no power. Then we were on a trip just got off interstate when code said check brake no power motor still running coasted off to side of road. ... Read Full Review