Made You Look
The new Optima has undergone an evolution. A bold new look, attention to detail and a delicate balance of stability and comfort. The new Kia Optima brings a perfect harmony of design and performance.
A Stunning Silhouette
With an arching aerodynamic stance, prominent tail lights and with clean, sculpted lines, the new Optima radiates luxury and sportiness in all angles.
LED headlights with Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
Expressively styled LED headlights adorn the new Optima to light your way, with LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL) for added safety. LED headlights with auto levelling available on GT grade. LED DRL standard on both GT and Si grades.
Chrome Schreyer Grille
The new Optima range features the iconic & stylish metallic finish tiger-nose grille designed by Peter Schreyer.
LED Rear Combination Lights
LED lights available on GT grade.
A sporty rear diffuser is flanked by dual chrome tip rear mufflers on the new Optima to add a hint of exotic while lowering wind resistance for increased performance.
Only the finest materials have been used throughout the interior of the new Optima GT, from extended use of soft touch materials throughout the cabin to Sports "Tubular" Seats. Generous amount of head and leg room are available to provide maximum comfort and a rich, immersive and invigorating driving experience.
The new Optima GT comes with technologies to match its stylish interior. Exclusive flat-bottom sport steering wheel features paddle shifters for fingertip gear shifts, while the 8 inch touch screen display provides additional driver's aid to the colour Supervision instrument cluster with GT Mode (Boost & Torque gauge).
8 inch Touchscreen with Smartphone Connectivity
Enjoy the clarity of a large 8-inch touch screen infotainment system with satellite navigation and Apple CarPlay† / Android Auto‡ connectivity. 8 inch screen available on GT grade. 7 inch screen available on Si grade.
Advanced Smart Cruise Control
For comfort and improved fuel economy, the cruise control system lets you set and maintain a speed above 40km/h.
Drive Mode Select System
The DMS System allows you to select Comfort, Eco, Sport and Smart driving modes to provide the optimum balance between performance, fuel economy and smooth operation. Smart mode monitors your driving style and automatically selects the right mode for you. Comfort, Eco, Sport & Smart modes available on GT grade. Comfort, Eco & Sport modes available on Si grade.
harman/kardon® 10 speaker premium sound system
Enjoy your favourite music more with a 10-speaker harman/kardon® sound system complete with subwoofer and external amplifier. Available on GT grade.
The chassis of the new Optima has been engineered for a smoother ride and more responsive handling through the road's twists and turns, specifically tuned and optimised for Australian driving conditions.
2.4L GDi engine
The new Optima Si features an efficient 2.4L engine with Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI), producing 138kW of power with 241Nm of torque.
2.0L Turbocharged Engine
The new Optima GT features our 2.0L turbocharged engine, producing a sporty 180kW of power with 350Nm of torque.
Advanced Material Construction
Thanks to smarter use of cutting-edge metals and adhesives at critical points of the vehicle chassis, the new Optima surrounds you with a lightweight yet strengthened cage.
Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB)*
Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB)* system continuously scans the road and will apply the brakes if it detects a potential for a collision with a car ahead to avoid or reduce the effects of a contact.
Blind Spot Detection (BSD) & Lane Change Assist (LCA)*
BSD and LCA system uses sensors to identify vehicles approaching from behind and alerts you through visual notifications on the side mirror. Available on GT grade.
Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA)*
RCTA system alerts the driver of any cars crossing the path behind the vehicle during reversing situations. Available on GT grade.
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA)*
LKA system alerts you when you depart your lane without using a turn signal and provides haptic feedback to assist the driver to remain within their lane.
Adaptive Front Lighting System (AFLS)*
The headlights swivel angle adapts to the vehicle's speed and steering to provide enhanced visibility in dark driving conditions. Available on GT grade.
To help protect occupants and potentially reduce injuries in the event of a collision, the new Optima offers driver, front passenger, front side and curtain airbags.
Details That Count
Small inconveniences won't tie you down with the new Optima GT. Enjoy a host of convenience features such as the Smart Boot Auto Release system which opens the boot automatically when your hands are full.
Convenience & Comfort
Smart Key with Push Button Start
Enjoy the convenience of unlocking your car and starting the engine with the push of a button. Available on GT grade.
Wireless Phone Charging (Qi)
Free yourself of phone battery stress with the wireless charging (Qi) system. Phone must be wireless charging compatible. Available on GT grade.
Heated Steering Wheel
Enjoy the warmth of the cozy heated steering wheel in the chilly winter morning drives. Heated steering wheel available on GT grade.
Auto Defog System
A standard auto defogger system clears windows quickly in cold or humid climates.
Dash Mat (Si only)
First Aid Kit
Front Mudguard Set
Interior Front Footwell LED Lighting
iPad Cradle - Rear Seat Entertainment
Moulded Cargo Liner
Rear Bumper Protector (Pull Out)
Rear Mudguard Set
Roof Bicycle Carrier (Fork Mount)
Roof Bicycle Carrier (Frame Mount)
Roof Crossbar Set
Roof Luggage Carrier
Ski & Snowboard Carrier
Slimline Weathershield Set (Smoke)
Sports Pedal Kit
Tailored Carpet Floor Mats
Water Craft Carrier
All information and illustrations are based on data available at the time of publication and subject to change without notice. Contact your local Kia dealer for current information.
*Safety technologies are supplemental systems and do not replace the need for the driver to exercise care and attention. For more information about Kia's safety systems, please see your local Kia dealer or refer to your Kia vehicle's owner's manual.
#Leather appointed seats may comprise of genuine leather, polyurethane and other man-made materials or a combination thereof.
^Phone must be wireless charging compatible
†Apple CarPlay™ connectivity requires compatible iOS device. See apple.com.au for more details. Apple CarPlay™ is a registered trademark of Apple Inc.
‡Android Auto™ connectivity requires compatible Android device. See android.com/intl/en_au/ for more details. Android Auto™ is a registered trademark of Google Inc.
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