2 Press Releases
11/17/08 ID: 3585
2009 KIA OPTIMA
Globally unveiled at the 2008 New York International Auto Show with refreshed styling, the 2009 Kia Optima midsize sedan offers a completely modified exterior, which offers a more aggressive, dynamic style than previous models, and is outfitted with a new engine that provides more power and better fuel economy. For 2009, Optima also is larger than its predecessors, which complements its distinctive new styling and separates itself from other vehicles in the growing midsize segment.
02/09/09 ID: 3606
2009 KIA OPTIMA #1 ON FORBES.COM "BEST VEHICLES FOR CARPOOLING LIST"
Recently named a Best Bet by The Car Book 2009, Kia Motors America (KMA) today announced that the Optima sedan also has topped the recently released Best Vehicles for Carpooling list by Forbes.com. Refreshed for the 2009 model year, Optima was lauded for combining excellent class-leading safety features, a spacious interior and impressive fuel efficiency all for excellent value, starting at less than $18,000.