Breaking its way into the competitive mid-sized sedan segment, the Kia Optima holds its own by its high value and innovative tech. In comparison, the 2017 Kia Optima is one of the best looking vehicles in its segment, from both inside and out. With extraordinary amounts of comfort and functionality, the 2017 Optima is a perfectly crafted family sedan. Engineered for efficiency and performance, the 2017 Optima also offers some thrill behind the wheel that contributes heavily to the vehicles fun factor.
Stunning at first look, the 2017 Optima holds with it a beautiful sporty attitude that is more refined than ever before. On its 4th generation, the Optima has finally built an identity for itself that is clean and edgy from the outside. Starting with the iconic Tiger nose grille, the front end is decorated by the swooping fascia and tastefully placed chrome accents. The available LED headlights and premium alloy wheels give the Optima a luxurious and modern touch. While sleek and stylish on the outside, the 2017 Optima continues to impress as you make your way in.
Simple and comfortable, drivers and passengers will experience a spacious cabin that is quiet and full of entertainment. Along with the vehicle’s aerodynamic design, the sound-insulated cabin and the sound-absorbing cabin come together to create one quiet ride. Surrounded by premium surface materials, the plush seating can keep all comfortable with the available heating and ventilation. Putting the driver in the optimal driving position, the 2017 Optima has standard seat and lumbar adjustments to create comfort during long commutes.
While quietly cruising down the road, all can take advantage of the Optima’s featureful touchscreen infotainment display. Crafted to entertain, the Optima is compatible with an exhaustive list of connections including Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Bluetooth Audio, Satellite Radio, and a variety of other apps. All content can be pumped through the available Harman/Kardon premium audio system and managed easily from the console or the on-wheel controls. In addition to the standard rear-view camera, the 2017 Optima has several technologies that are purely dedicated to safety.
Putting a priority on safety, the 2017 Kia Optima has several active and passive safety features to keep all safe and sound. Advanced technologies such as blind spot detection and rear cross-traffic alert are made standard on all models of the 2017 Optima. Additional features such as autonomous emergency braking and advanced smart cruise control are available on select trims. Standard on all trims of the 2017 Optima includes other features such as hill start assist control, electronic stability, and vehicle stability management. For those with young children, the Optima holds easy to use LATCH attachments for child seats.
To the surprise of many, the Optima has the fun and performance to back up its sporty look. With all but the base trim carrying a turbocharger, the Optima reaches up to 245 horsepower with 260 lb-ft of torque! Looking for a little extra fun? Kick the Optima into sport mode and control the vehicle’s dynamics by the Sportmatic or available on-wheel paddle shifters. Taking tight corners is no trouble for the Optima, the high-performance dampers and the available sport-tuned suspension help the wheels stick to the road with smooth confidence.
From the family conscious professional to the young sport enthusiast, the Optima is a value packed choice for all. With a modern look and a forward thinking interior, the Optima cuts through the competition by its unexpected level of quality. The innovative technology from the Optima keeps all safe and entertained along any journey. If you are curious about the 2017 Optima, stop by Dick Hannah Kia at the Vancouver Auto Mall and take a test drive today!
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*Mileage based on 2017 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.
1MSRP based on base model trim excluding tax, license, registration.
2 For well-qualified lessees.
3 Towing capability varies by trim level and configuration. See Owner’s Manual for proper use.