Review of the Kia Optima 2.4L

Overview

Equivalent to the Hyundai Sonata, Toyota Camry, VW Passat, Chevrolet Malibu and the Honda Accord, this Kia’s value-for-money offering in the Full Sedan segment

Key Features
Seating Capacity: 5
No Of Doors: 4
Airbags: 4
Transmission mode: Automatic
Driving: Front Wheel
Safety: NHTSA 5/5
AUX-In: Yes
USB-In: Yes
Bluetooth: Yes
Cruise control: Yes
Rear parking sensors: No
Rear parking camera: No
Front and Side sensors: No
IsoFix/LATCH seats: Yes
Seat: Fabric
Sunroof: No
Fold down second row: Yes
Third row seating: No
Rear A/C Vents: No
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Reasons for it

Packed with creature comforts

Comfortable drive

Reasonably well-powered engine

Pretty good looking

(We love this car)

Reasons against it

Rear headroom and leg room is less than other equivalents

Not the best handling in its class

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Full Review

Optima(l) comfort with a bit of thrill: The 2.4L Kia Optima is a great sedan rental or lease option for those who want to do better than an economy car, but still don't want to break their budget. The car comes with a full roster of options like cruise control and bluetooth, and also includes nice performance features like bucket seats and paddle-shifters. Read our full review of the Kia Optima here

Perfect for

Drivers looking for space and performance for whom value-for-money is more important than the badge

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Kia UAE