2010 Fall Car Guide
Couple in car
auto
Best sedans for you in 2011

Find the best sedan for you based on:PRICEPERFORMANCEGOING GREEN
Kia Optima
Next
4 of 11
Back
Kia Optima

Starting MSRP: About $18,000

With a redesign for 2011, Kia's midsized sedan has become more powerful and more stylish. Seating five, the new Optima has a sleeker look on the outside and a more driver-oriented interior design, including a center control panel angled toward the driver.

When it goes on sale this fall, the Optima will feature a choice of two engines: a 200-horsepower, 2.4-liter four-cylinder or a turbocharged version of the same 2.4-liter engine that produces 274 horsepower. A hybrid version of the Optima is expected in early 2011. Standard features include air conditioning, a cooled glove box, tilt/telescopic steering wheel, antilock brakes, six air bags, an electronic stability system and active front head restraints which automatically adjust during a collision to provide support to reduce whiplash.


 

 

advertisement

Show Bankrate's community sharing policy
          Connect with us
advertisement
 

A little research could save you BIG on interest.

Don't have time? Our rate-tracker tool saves you time and money. Delivered Thursdays.
 
advertisement
Partner Center
advertisement

Blog

Tara Baukus Mello

2 years free charging from Nissan

Nissan is hoping to spur more sales of electric cars with an incentive that offers new buyers two years of free public charging.  ... Read more


Connect with us