Reaching new levels of fuel efficiency, the 2017 Optima Hybrid has an EPA-estimated 39 mpg in the city, 46 mpg on the highway, and 42 mpg combined—with an EPA-estimated range of up to 665 total miles. That means fewer stops at the pump and more time enjoying the open road.
The hybrid’s lightweight, high-density lithium polymer battery was re-engineered to deliver 13% more energy and 19% more power.
Meet Kia’s Full Parallel Hybrid system. A cutting-edge design that couples an electric motor with a Gas Direct Injection (GDI) engine. They work together or separately to offer the right combination of power, based on your driving conditions, for optimum fuel efficiency.
The advanced hybrid system switches intelligently between electric motor and gas engine to suit your driving conditions. It uses exclusively electric power during start-up and low-speed driving, and both gas and electric systems at full acceleration. For intelligent hybrid power no matter the drive.
Experience illuminating style with the available High Intensity Discharge (HID) LED headlights which provide crisp white light, helping to illuminate the road ahead.
The LED Rear Combination Lamps add a measure of standout style to the rear. Their bright appearance also helps make the Optima Hybrid more visible.
By closing front air flow at certain speeds and temperatures, the active air flap system helps boost fuel efficiency while cutting down on wind noise.
The Optima Hybrid’s power sunroof offers expansive sights and fresh air on command. Plus, the power sunshade provides just the right amount of coverage.
Front passengers can stay comfortable, no matter the weather, with available heated and ventilated front seats. Rear passengers can also enjoy the warmth of available heated cushions for the outer seats.
From the heated steering wheel to the comfort-focused cockpit and numerous amenities, the Optima Hybrid proves that function can be beautifully formed.
Keep your Smart Key in your pocket. Your Optima Hybrid will sense it so you can start your engine with the simple push of a button.
The advanced airbag system comes with dual front, front-seat-mounted side, and full-length side curtain airbags. It also features high-tech sensors that can detect the level of an impact and presence of a front passenger, helping to control airbag inflation. It’s added protection no matter the destination.
The Optima Hybrid’s Iso-Structure™ construction is so strong, it’s made of 53% advanced high-strength steel. Put together so intelligently, we’ve patented the manufacturing techniques. The result is a stronger yet lightweight unibody with remarkable rigidity.