Kia Optima 2018

4.9 (219 votes)


  • Turbo four-cylinder engines available
  • Android Auto, Apple CarPlay now standard
  • Hybrid and plug-in hybrid versions available
  • 7-inch touchscreen multimedia system now standard
  • Blind spot warning now standard
  • Five-seat mid-size sedan


  • Interior materials disappoint in a few instances
  • Performance with 1.6-liter engine
  • Interior design has large, blank spaces


  • Roomy interior
  • Drivetrain choices
  • Overall cabin materials
  • 360-degree camera system available

Kia Optima 2018 Specs

$22,600–$30,600 MSRP range
185-hp, 2.4-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Combined MPG
25-31 Combined MPG
6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Front-wheel Drive
Body Type
Warranty Powertrain
120 months / 100,000 miles
Warranty Roadside Assistance
60 months / 60,000 miles
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper
60 months / 60,000 miles

Kia Optima 2018 Reviews

Im very happy with my 2018 optima

I wasn't looking to buy new, than I layed eyes on my Remington Red 2018 Kia Optima. I was orihinally looking at a 2017 kia sorento and i'm very pleased with my final purchase. The 10yr 100k mile ...

by Kevin H. from Holbrook on June 11, 2018

Love this car

Great work driver. Very comfortable. Love it so much, when time came bought another one. Very fuel efficient, fun to drive, looks great. Love the sun roof.

by Pupster1 from Oakley,ca on June 15, 2018

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