What’s New for the 2018 Kia Optima and When Will it Arrive?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia News, Kia Optima on Thursday, July 6th, 2017 at 8:23 pm
Red 2018 Kia Optima Side Exterior on Country Road

2018 Kia Optima Release Date and Design Specs

Have you fallen in love with the affordable, athletic and attractive 2017 Kia Optima? With a bold style and a wealth of innovative features, we are not surprised. Already a fan favorite at Moritz Kia, the 2018 Kia Optima promises to be an upgrade for discerning car shoppers. Take a closer look at what’s new for the Kia Optima with this breakdown of the 2018 Kia Optima release date and design specs.

READ MORE: Explore the 2018 Kia Stonic U.S. Release Date and Design

Kia Optima Trim Levels, Safety Features and Technology

Expected to arrive at Moritz Kia this summer, the updated Kia Optima will feature an expanded model lineup that is complemented by an extensive list of intelligent technology and features. When the 2018 Kia Optima arrives at dealerships, it will be available in five trim levels – LX, S, LX 1.6T, EX and SX – with a starting price that will remain at just $22,500. Kia Optima models deliver an impressive level of value that will prove to be even better with the latest iteration that will include standard Blind Spot Detection, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, a Rear Parking Assist System and a Kia UVO eServices infotainment system.

2018 Kia Optima Luxury Interior
Available 2018 Kia Optima Panoramic Sunroof

An all-new Kia Optima S trim level promises an athletic style with an affordable price that starts at $23,500. When you get behind the wheel of the sport-tuned Kia Optima S, you will turn heads with a sport-tuned front bumper, a dynamic rear spoiler, 17-inch alloy wheels, LED fog lights, LED taillights, a 10-way power driver’s seat and an available panoramic sunroof. The updated Kia Optima S grade will employ a 185-horsepower 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine paired with a six-speed automatic transmission to make 24 mpg in the city and 34 mpg on the highway.

READ MORE: What Are the 2017 Kia Optima Safety Features?

Are you considering the Kia Optima as your next family sedan? Take a closer look at this overview of the 2018 Kia Optima release date and design specs, to see how the updated Kia flagship sedan will improve value, safety, entertainment and performance when it arrives at Moritz Kia this summer. Keep an eye on the Moritz Kia inventory for the arrival of the 2018 Kia Optima later this year!

Leave a Reply