The 2017 Kia Optima is currently rated #3 out of 10 overall in its category, beaten by the 2017 Mazda Mazda6 for Midsize Cars.
It's a good car overall compared to others in the same category and beats more than half of its competition along the way.
Its Drivetrain and Fuel Tank Capacity win versus competitors, but its Motor Trend Overall Rating loses against the competition.
|MSRP||$22,200.00||Good with 3 stars based on 7 ratings|
|MPG||28 city / 34 highway||Bad with 2 stars based on 8 ratings|
|Drivetrain||FWD||Good with 5 stars based on 2 ratings|
|Horsepower||178 to 245 hp||Bad with 2 stars based on 8 ratings|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||18.5 gal||Good with 4 stars based on 9 ratings|
|Seating Capacity||5. Rear seat headroom for taller adults snug||Average with 2.5 stars based on 8 ratings|
|Car and Driver Overall Rating||4/5||Bad with 2 stars based on 3 ratings|
|Motor Trend Overall Rating||2/5||Bad with 2 stars based on 3 ratings|
|Driver/Passenger Interior||Average with 2.5 stars based on 2 ratings|