2015 Kia Optima LX Detailed Specs

Front passenger 3/4 w/ wheels turned.

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value
$12,840 - $15,925
Horsepower
192 (hp)
Bluetooth
Standard
BackUp Camera
Optional
Optional
Engine Type
2.4L DOHC I4 GDI

Interior Features

Convenience & Comfort

Sun Roof
Not Available
Alarm
Standard
BackUp Camera
Optional
Optional
HeadsUp Display
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Optional
Rain Sensing Wipers
Not Available
Heated Mirrors
Standard
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Power Mirrors
Standard
Steering Wheel Controls
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Power Windows
Standard
Rear Defrost
Standard
Privacy Glass
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Driver Restriction Features
Not Available
Automatic Parking
Not Available
Power Steering
Standard

Dimensions

Front Leg Room
45.5 (in.)
Front Head Room
40 (in.)
Rear Leg Room
34.7 (in.)
Second Head Room
37.6 (in.)
Trunk Volume
15.4 (cu. ft.)
Cargo Volume
Not Available

Entertainment

Bluetooth
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Entertainment System
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Optional
Optional
AUX Input
Standard
CD Player
Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control
Not Available
AC
Not Available
Dual Zone
Not Available

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System
Not Available
Cell PhoneHookup
Not Available

Seats

Standard Seat
Cloth
Passengers
5
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Heated Front Seats
Not Available
Heated Rear Seats
Not Available
Cooled Front Seats
Not Available
Cooled Rear Seats
Not Available
Seat Memory
Not Available
3rd Row Seating
Not Available
Pass Through Rear Seat
Standard
Seat Massage
Not Available
Driver Lumbar
Standard

Exterior Features

Accessories

Standard Seat
Aluminum
Power Liftgate
Not Available
Hands Free Liftgate
Not Available
Power Folding Mirror
Not Available
Bed Liner
Not Available
Rear Spoiler
Not Available
Running Boards
Not Available

Dimensions

Tire Width
215/55VR17
Wheelbase
110 (in.)
Turning Radius
35.8 (ft.)
Length
190.7 (in.)
Width
72.1 (in.)

Mechanical Specs

Engine & Performance

Weight
3237 (.lbs)
Horsepower
192 (hp)
Torque
181 (ft. lbs.)
Maximum Towing Capacity
Not Available
Maximum Towing Weight
Not Available
Trailer Hitch Receiver
Not Available
Gas Electric Hybrid
Not Available
FlexFuel Electric Hybrid
Not Available
PlugIn Electric Gas
Not Available
PlugIn Electric FlexFuel
Not Available
Turbocharged
Not Available
4wheel Disc Brakes
Standard
Limited Slip Differential
Not Available
Performance Tires
Not Available
Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel

Fuel Capacity
18.5 (gal.)
Combined
29 (mpg)
City
23 (mpg)
Highway
34 (mpg)

Suspension

Active Suspension
Not Available
Air Suspension
Not Available
Stance Suspension
Not Available

Transmission

Manual Mode
Standard
Overdrive
Not Available
CTV Transmission
Not Available

Safety Features

Features

Spare Tire
Tow Hooks
Not Available
ABS Brakes
Standard
Automatic Headlights
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor System
Standard
Child Safety Locks
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
HID Headlights
Not Available
Auto Leveling Headlinghts
Not Available
Rear Parking Sensors
Not Available
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Night Vision
Not Available

Assistance

Automated Emergency Braking
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Cross Traffic Alert
Not Available

Air Bags

Driver Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch
Not Available
Front Side Airbag
Standard
Rear Side Airbag
Not Available
Front Head Airbag
Standard
Rear Head Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag Sensor
Standard
Knee Airbag
Not Available
Seatbelt Airbag
Not Available

Tech Specs

Technical

Vehicle Name
Kia Optima
Body Style
Sedan
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Passenger Capacity
5
Passenger Volume
102.2 (ft³.)
Base Curb Weight
3237 (lbs.)
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
27 (mpg.)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
23 (mpg.)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
34 (mpg.)
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4
Displacement
2.4 L/144
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Trans Type
6
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.21
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.64
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.80
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.39
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.38
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.88
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
760
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.6
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150
Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Front Tire Order Code
NONTR
Rear Tire Order Code
NONTR
Spare Tire Order Code
TSK
Front Tire Size
215/55VR17 - P205/65HR16
Rear Tire Size
215/55VR17 - P205/65HR16
Spare Tire Size
Compact
Front Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 - 17 (in.)
Rear Wheel Size
16 X 6.5 - 17 (in.)
Spare Wheel Size
Compact (in.)
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.8 (ft.)
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.8 (in.)
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.2 (in.)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
18.5 (gal.)
Front Head Room
40 (in.)
Front Leg Room
45.5 (in.)
Front Shoulder Room
57.3 (in.)
Front Hip Room
54.7 (in.)
Second Head Room
37.6 (in.)
Second Leg Room
34.7 (in.)
Second Shoulder Room
55.7 (in.)
Second Hip Room
54.5 (in.)
Wheelbase
110 (in.)
Length, Overall
190.7 (in.)
Width, Max w/o mirrors
72.1 (in.)
Height, Overall
57.1 (in.)
Track Width, Front
63 (in.)
Track Width, Rear
63 (in.)
Min Ground Clearance
5.1 (in.)
Trunk Volume
15.4 (ft³.)
Model Group
Optima
Vehicle Segment
Intermediate
Vehicle Type
Sedan
Engine Displacement Units
2.4
Engine Camshaft
DOHC
Engine Block Type
aluminum
Engine Cylinder Count
4
Engine Valve Count
4

Available Colors

Exterior

  • Aurora Black
  • Bright Silver
  • Dark Cherry
  • Ebony Black
  • Metal Bronze
  • Platinum Graphite
  • Remington Red Metallic
  • Satin Metal
  • Smokey Blue
  • Snow White Pearl
  • Sparkling Silver
  • Titanium Silver

Interior

  • Beige
  • Black
  • Gray

Available Styles

4dr Sdn LX