Is the 2020 Kia Optima an Efficient Sedan?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Optima on Monday, July 27th, 2020 at 9:55 pm
2020 Kia Optima parked in a lot

2020 Kia Optima City, Highway & Combined Fuel Economy Ratings

While many car shoppers base their purchasing decision on interior comfort and available features, fuel economy is a major consideration for many drivers as well. Wondering how efficient each of the 2020 Forte engine options are? Continue reading to learn more about 2020 Kia Optima city, highway and combined fuel economy ratings.


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There are three powertrains available for the 2020 Kia Optima. LX and S trims are powered by a 2.4-liter, four-cylinder engine that receives 25 miles per gallon city, 35 miles per gallon highway and 29 miles per gallon combined.

The 2020 Optima EX is powered by a turbocharged, 1.5-liter, four-cylinder engine which has been rated for 27 mpg city, 37 mpg highway and 31 mpg combined. The third powertrain available for the 2020 Optima is the SX trim’s turbocharged, 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine, which receives 21 mpg city, 30 mpg highway and 24 mpg combined.

Three 2020 Kia Optima models parked in a pier
PowertrainTrim AvailabilityCity mpgHighway mpgCombined mpg
2.4L, 4cyl.LX, S25 mpg35 mpg29 mpg
Turbo, 1.6L, 4cyl.EX27 mpg37 mpg31 mpg
Turbo, 2.0L, 4cyl.SX21 mpg30 mpg24 mpg

2020 Kia Optima Internal Space Information

The 2020 Kia Optima is a practical sedan not only because of its fuel efficiency, but because of its interior space as well. With an interior volume of 120.7 cubic feet, passengers will have no problem finding a comfortable and spacious seat in this vehicle. As for storage space, this sedan features a standard cargo capacity of 15.9 cubic feet.

Drivers interested in purchasing a 2020 Kia Optima can do so in the Ft. Worth, TX area at Moritz Kia. Browse through our online inventory and view our lineup of in-stock 2020 Kia Optima models. Our team can help you find the perfect 2020 Optima configuration for you.

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