New Kia 2020 Kia Optima for Sale in West Springfield, MA
The 2020 Kia Optima is an outstanding midsized sedan that offers so much at an affordable price, including one of the best warranties in the industry. It’s good-looking and fuel-efficient, with some trims getting up to 35 miles per gallon on the highway and 27 mpg around town as rated by the EPA. This model year brings some great new standard features (including pedestrian detection on all trim levels) and options, plus a brand-new trim level.
The 2020 Optima is available in the following trim levels: LX, S, EX, EX Premium, and SX. The LX is well equipped for a base trim, with 16-inch alloy wheels, heated outside mirrors, a 60/40 split-folding rear seat, an 8-way adjustable driver’s seat, and an infotainment system that’s set up with an 8-inch touch-screen display, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Siri Eyes Free, Bluetooth wireless technology, and a six-speaker audio system. The S trim adds 18-inch alloy wheels, dual chrome exhaust tips, projector-beam fog lights, a smart trunk, a 10-way power-adjustable driver’s seat, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and gear shift knob, and push-button ignition. Next, the EX comes standard with 17-inch alloy wheels, sound-absorbing glass in the front windows, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, dual-zone fully automatic temperature control, heated front seats, leather-trimmed seats, a wireless phone charger, and SiriusXM satellite radio capability. The EX Premium adds a 12-way power adjustable driver’s seat, an 8-way power adjustable passenger’s seat, a navigation system with voice-command, HD radio, LED interior lighting, a heated steering wheel, and a Harman Kardon QuantumLogic Premium Surround Sound audio system with 10 speakers. Finally, the top-tier SX trim receives 18-inch alloy wheels, a black rear spoiler and side sills, driver’s seat memory, sport leather seat trim and steering wheel, and steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters.
The Optima offers three different engines that are specific to the trim levels. The LX and S are powered by a 2.4-liter inline 4-cylinder engine that delivers 185 horsepower and 178 lb.-ft. of torque; this engine is paired to a 6-speed automatic transmission. The EX and EX Premium move to a turbocharged 1.6-liter inline 4-cylinder that puts out 178 horsepower and 195 lb.-ft. of torque. This engine is combined with a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission. The SX gets the most robust engine, a turbocharged 2.0-liter inline that delivers 245 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft. of torque; this engine is paired to the same 6-speed automatic transmission as the LX and S. Regarding fuel economy, the EX and EX Premium get an EPA-estimated 27 mpg city and 37 mpg highway, for a combined total of 31 mpg. All other trim levels produce similar, but slightly lower fuel efficiency.
All Optima models come standard with an array of advanced safety features. Standard safety features include a blind-spot collision warning system, driver attention warning, forward collision warning, forward collision-avoidance assistance with pedestrian detection, lane change assist, lane departure warning, lane keeping assist, parking distance warning-reverse, and rear cross-traffic collision warning. The EX trim and up also come standard with smart cruise control with stop-and-go technology.