New¬†2016 Kia Optima¬†was introduced in¬†2015 Frankfurt Motor Show. This is the 4th generation of Optima and this new car is very trendy with modern exterior design, higher quality interior and technological features. While the sportive character of driving is keeping; comfort is increased by improvements in¬†the suspension.
Design of¬†2016 Kia Optima
The length of car is same with previous one and¬†¬†4855 mm long. The width of car is increased 20 mm; luggage volume becomes 510 liters. Generally design features are same but some changes are coming from the increase in width. Design is developed by¬†the supervision of Peter Schreyer. Car looks very sportive and dynamic. Large details on car make the exterior design more powerful.¬†Large bumper opening and depth contribute this powerful image.¬†Cornering lights and LED lighting make slighting system very remarkable. Spoiler like tailgate and¬†exhaust outlets are proper sportive look of car.
Interior Design¬†of¬†2016 Kia Optima
Interior design is more spacious and fresh thanks to increase in size. Single and dual color options are available for interior design. Two piece center console looks very stylish.¬†7 or 8-inch multimedia display in the upper chamber helps reduce the number of buttons. Tom Tom navigation system is managed with this multimedia system.¬†2 USB ports on the front and back row offer the opportunity for passengers to charge their devices. Leather, plastic and soft materials are used in cabin design.
Specs of¬†2016 Kia Optima
The rigidity is body increased 50% thanks to¬†high-strength steel material.¬†Active safety features ¬†are;¬†radar emergency braking system¬†¬†against pedestrians and vehicles ,¬†¬†balance management, ESC, adaptive cruise control, Lane Keeping Support, traffic sign reading, speed limit information, beam crossing, blind spot warning, back traffic tracking and 360 degree camera. Parking support is offered as additional option.¬†1.7-liter CRDi engine produces 141 horsepower; and available with¬†DCT 7-speed gearbox or a 6-speed manual gearbox.¬†The new DCT transmission system provides¬†low fuel consumption¬†with¬†smooth transitions. You can see the details of¬†2016 Kia Optima¬†from gallery.