08/22/19 ID: 15378


The 2020 Optima enters its fifth model year with several new standard technology features and model enhancements, such as smartphone wireless charging1 (standard on EX and SX trims), and Forward Collision-Avoidance-Assist, enhanced to include Pedestrian Detection2 (on Optima LX and S trims). EX Premium is now a separate trim rather than an option package.


  • Pricing3 – MSRP (excludes $965 destination)
    • LX 6A/T
2.4L I4 $23,390
    • S 6A/T
2.4L I4 $24,890
    • SE 6A/T
2.4L I4 $26,390
    • EX 7DCT
1.6L turbo I4 $27,190
    • EX Premium
1.6L turbo I4 $30,190
    • SX 6A/T
2.0L turbo I4 $32,190
  • Engine: 
    • Theta-II 2.4L I4: 185 hp/178 lb.- ft. of torque
    • Gamma 1.6L I4 Turbo: 178 hp/195 lb.- ft. of torque
    • Theta-II 2.0L I4 Turbo: 245 hp/260 lb.- ft. of torque
  • Fuel Economy4 – EPA-estimated MPG: (city/highway/combined):
    • LX: 25 city / 35 highway / 29 combined
    • S: 24 city / 32 highway / 27 combined
    • EX: 27 city / 37 highway / 31 combined
    • SX: 21 city / 30 highway / 24 combined
  • Standard Kia Drive Wise Advanced Driver Assistance Features:
    • Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection2
    • Forward Collision Warning2
    • Smart Cruise Control with Stop & Go (standard only on EX, EX Premium and SX trims)2
    • Lane Departure Warning5
    • Lane Keep Assist-Line5
    • Blind-Spot Collision Warning5
    • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning5
    • High Beam Assist6
    • Driver Attention Warning7
    • Parking Distance Warning-Reverse6
  • Dimensions: 
    • Overall Length:
191.1 in.  
    • Overall Width:
73.2 in.  
    • Overall Height:
57.7 in.  
    • Wheelbase:
110.4 in.  
    • Max Cargo Capacity (trunk):
15.9 cu. ft.  
    • Curb Weight (maximum):  
3,558 lbs.  

1 Charging system only works with select devices. Refer to the vehicle's Owner's Manual for warnings and instructions.

2 Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection and Forward Collision Warning are not substitutes for proper and safe driving, and may not detect every object in front of the vehicle. Always drive safely and use caution.

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

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

5 These systems are not substitutes for proper and safe driving, parking, and/or backing-up procedures. These systems may not detect every object behind or alongside the vehicle or in the vehicle’s blind spot or direction of travel. Always drive safely and use caution.

6 High Beam Assist does not operate below certain speeds, or in some lighting and driving conditions. Please be aware of your surroundings and exercise proper road etiquette when operating a vehicle using the high beams.

7 Driver Attention Warning is not a substitute for safe driving and may not detect all instances of inattentive driving practices. Failure to pay attention to travel conditions and vehicle operation could result in loss of vehicle control. Always drive safely and use caution.