12/07/17 ID: 13331

The 2018 Optima PHEV arrives for its first carryover year demonstrating advancements in Kia’s hybrid system by delivering an impressive 103 combined MPGe1.  Defined by world-class styling and packed with technology, the PHEV goes into the new model year with only minor color and trim changes.

Trim Levels/Pricing2 – MSRP: (excludes destination)
  • EX
  • 2.0-liter GDI 4-cylinder 
202 hp and 276 lb.-ft. torque; 6-speed automatic
Fuel Economy – EPA-est. MPG3/MPGe1: (combined) 
  • 2.0-liter GDI 4-cylinder 
40 comb MPG
  103 comb MPGe
Available Driver Assistance Features:4
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking:
    • Opt: Tech Package
  • Forward Collison Warning: 
    • Opt: Tech Package
  • Lane Departure Warning: 
    • Opt: Tech Package
  • Advanced Smart Cruise Control:   
    • Opt: Tech Package
  • Blind Spot Detection with Rear Cross Traffic Alert: 
    • Opt: Tech Package
  • LED headlights w/Dynamic Bending Light (DBL) & High Beam Assist (HBA):
    • Opt: Tech Package
Dimensions: (inches)
  • Overall Length:
191.1 in.
  • Overall Width:
73.2 in.
  • Overall Height:
57.5 in.
  • Wheelbase:
110.4 in.
  • Max Cargo Capacity (trunk space):
9.9 cu.ft.
  • Curb weight: (maximum pounds)
    • Optima PHEV EX

1 EPA-estimated MPG equivalent when vehicle is fully charged.  Actual MPGe will vary based on driving habits, vehicle maintenance, charging practice, battery age, weather, temperature, and road/traffic conditions. Battery capacity will decrease with time and use. For more information on MPGE and range, please see www.fueleconomy.gov.

2 MSRP excludes destination and handling, taxes, title, license fees, options and retailer charges.  Actual prices set by retailer and may vary.

3 Based on EPA estimates.  Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits and your vehicle’s condition.

4 These features are not substitutes for safe driving, and may not detect all objects surrounding vehicle. Always drive safely and use caution.