The New Kia Optima Hybrid Sedans Promise Top-Notch Road Performance

By: Rahul Kalvapalle - Feb 17, 2016
References: kiamedia & gizmag
This brand new pair of Kia Optima Hybrids, introduced at the Chicago Auto Show, take the famous Korean-made sedan and transform it into a desirable, eco-friendly and high-performance vehicle that truly offers optimum handling.

The first of the pair is the 2017 Kia Optima Hybrid, which offers a 10 per cent improvement in fuel economy over the current version of the vehicle. This particular vehicle features a new 2-liter gasoline direct injection four-cylinder engine capable of producing 154 horsepower. Meanwhile, the Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid will feature a motor capable of pumping out 50 Kilowatt-hours.

Together, these new Kia Optima Hybrids herald the future of electric automotive design, offering optimum performance and fuel efficiency that make these vehicles live up to the 'Optima' brand name's message of optimization and performance.