2017 Kia Optima Hybrid gain best mileage as compared to others, or in the case of the Optima PHEV (mostly) electric motor, while the construction of modern distillation other Optima sedans. The 2017 Kia Optima Hybrid developed on a reputation the prestige of Kia Optima Sedan, which widened in its recently redesigned version the appeal of this sedan more than just sporty styling and a lot of features for the money.
The last generation of the Kia Optima Hybrid never quite realized its potential. Now, with that look just as much of an emphasis on being a more premium driving experience, plus a boost to his all-important mileage figures and much more established core hybrid hardware Optima Hybrid appears ready for a lot clear the reasons buyers skipped over this model the first time around.
In comparison to the outgoing car, the new Kia Optima has significantly upgrade ride and handling, a much quieter, enough sophisticated behavior, and a very detailed cab, based on what we know at this point about the 2017 Optima Hybrid and the new Optima Plug-In Hybrid (PHEV) version.
The 2011 Kia Optima Hybrid unveiled at the 2010 Los Angeles Auto Show, and was launched in the US market in November 2011.In 1st month on the market sold 524 units, with regard to aggregate sales in the US market through December 2011, sales of 19,672 units, along the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid and the Kia Optima Hybrid ranked second in hybrid sales for calendar year 2011, the Toyota Prius.
The Kia Optima Hybrid uses the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid power source, combining a 2.4-liter engine with a six-speed automatic transmission and a 30kw electric motor and lightweight lithium polymer batteries to a full gasoline-electric hybrid production with an estimated fuel economy of 37 mpg -US (6.4 L / 100 km; 44 mpg Imp) city and 39 mpg-US (6.0 L / 100 km; 47 mpg Imp) on highway. The Optima Hybrid is capable of in full electric mode, which helps it to stand apart from many competitors to travel up to 100 km/h. Korean and European markets will get the Optima Hybrid with a 2.0-liter turbo engine.
There are no externally apparent characteristics that distinguish it from the Kia Optima except for the hybrid badge, otherwise wheel discs, a pocket ride height by about 1 in (25 mm), and special light platinum color graphite paint. It also has to lead an active cooling vents to airflow behind the grille, and the car to the electric motor and its components when heat levels the gas engine’s late.
In September 2011, the Optima Hybrid sets a Guinness World Record for “Lowest fuel consumption in a Hybrid Fuel Vehicle” while driving over the continental United States for 14 days, from the Kia plant in West Point, Georgia. In his 7899-mile ride across the 48 countries, recorded the car an average of 64.55 miles per gallon while consuming a total of five and a half tanks of petrol. In order to qualify for the record, the car two people and luggage throughout the trip.