The 2017 Kia Optima is currently rated #2 out of 10 overall in its category, beaten by the 2017 Honda Accord 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 Driver/Passenger Interior and Drivetrain win versus competitors, but its MPG loses against the competition.
|MSRP||$22,200.00||Good with 3 stars based on 7 ratings|
|MPG||28 city / 34 highway||Bad with 1.5 stars based on 7 ratings|
|Drivetrain||FWD||Good with 5 stars based on 2 ratings|
|Horsepower||178 to 245 hp||Average with 2.5 stars based on 7 ratings|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||18.5 gal||Good with 4.5 stars based on 8 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||Good with 5 stars based on 1 ratings|