2020 Kia Optima vs 2019 Kia Optima

The Kia Optima is a classic sedan that turns heads as it goes down the street. Its beautiful smooth lines and classy front grille makes it the perfect sedan for your first or tenth vehicle. Between the model years 2019 and 2020, not a lot changed on the exterior of the vehicle, but there were a few upgrades made to the interior. In this 2020 Kia Optima vs 2019 Kia Optima comparison, we will take a look at some of the features both of these sedans have to offer. Keep reading to learn more about the features of the 2019 and the 2020 Kia Optima. Otherwise, click the link below to browse our current inventory at Moritz Kia.


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2020 Kia Optima


2019 Kia Optima

$23,190 Starting MSRP* $22,990
Standard on EX and SX trim levels Wireless Smartphone Charging Not Available
Standard Forward Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection Standard on EX and SX trim levels
Trim Level EX Premium Option Package

Which Kia Optima: the 2020 or 2019?

As we begin our comparison of the 2019 and 2020 Kia Optima, we will begin with the price. The starting MSRP* of the 2020 Kia Optima is $23,190. On the other hand, the starting MSRP of the 2019 Kia Optima is $22,990. If you were interested in the 2020 model year, you would only have to pay $200 more! One of the nice upgrades made to the 2020 Kia Optima is that there is now wireless smartphone charging available in the EX and SX trim levels. This feature is not available in the 2019 Kia Optima. If you are interested in safety features, the 2020 Kia Optima received one major upgrade. The Forward Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection system is now standard on all trim levels. This technology was available on the EX and SX trim levels for the 2019 Kia Optima. Finally, if you liked the EX Premium option package that was available on the 2019 Kia Optima, it is now its own trim level for the model year 2020. Features with this trim level include a different engine, improved estimated fuel economy, improved torque, a wood grain center console, and various others. As you can see, if you are interested in a new sedan for you or your family, you cannot go wrong with choosing either the 2020 Kia Optima or the 2019 Kia Optima. Both vehicles would be great options! Interested in learning more? Please fill out the form below. We would be happy to assist you in any way that we can, including getting you behind the wheel of a 2019 or 2020 Kia Optima today. *MSRP excludes destination and handling, taxes, title, license fees, options and retailer charges. Actual prices set by retailer and may vary.

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