Ford Fusion Hybrid vs. Kia Optima Hybrid

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$27,555
$28,090

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
188 hp
192 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L iVCT Atkinson Cycle I
2.0L CVVT DOHC I4 GDI

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional
Optional

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
44.3 in.
45.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.2 in.
39.8 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
38.3 in.
35.6 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.8 in.
37.8 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
12 cu. ft.
13.4 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

Climate Control

Climate Control

Dual Zone

Dual Zone

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Cloth
Leather

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Tire Width

Tire Width
P225/50VR17
P205/65VR16 - P215/55VR17

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
112.2 in.
110.4 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
37.6 ft.
35.8 ft.

Length

Length
191.8 in.
191.1 in.

Width

Width
75.2 in.
73.2 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3695 lbs.
3538 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
188 hp
192 hp

Torque

Torque
129 ft. lbs.
271 ft. lbs.

Gas Electric Hybrid

Gas Electric Hybrid

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
14 gal.
15.9 gal.

Combined

Combined
42 mpg
42 mpg

City

City
43 mpg
39 mpg

Highway

Highway
41 mpg
45 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Ford Fusion Hybrid
Kia Optima Hybrid

Body Style

Body Style
Sedan
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Mid-Size Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3695 lbs.
3538 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
42 mpg.
41 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
43 mpg.
39 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
41 mpg.
45 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Gas/Electric I-4
Gas/Electric I-4

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
2.0 L/122

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
1
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
CVT w/OD
Automatic w/OD

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
4.2
4.3

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P225/50VR17
P205/65VR16 - P215/55VR17

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P225/50VR17
P205/65VR16 - P215/55VR17

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 in.
16 X 6.5 - 17 X 6.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 in.
16 X 6.5 - 17 X 6.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
37.6 ft.
35.8 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.8 in.
12 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.9 in.
11.2 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
14 gal.
15.9 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.2 in.
39.8 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
44.3 in.
45.5 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.8 in.
58.1 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
55 in.
56 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.8 in.
37.8 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
38.3 in.
35.6 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
56.9 in.
56.4 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
54.4 in.
56 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
112.2 in.
110.4 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
191.8 in.
191.1 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
75.2 in.
73.2 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
58 in.
57.5 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.3 in.
63.5 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
62 in.
63.8 in.

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
12 ft³.
13.4 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Fusion Hybrid
Optima Hybrid

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate
Intermediate

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
2.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4