Compare 2012 Kia Optima vs 2014 Kia Optima

Car 2012 Kia Optima 2014 Kia Optima
Pricing
Average price $11,648 $15,237
Review
Buy Sell Search Rating
8.3 / 10
8.2 / 10
Buy Sell Search Pros
  • Excellent safety score
  • Generous with standard equipment
  • Top-notch interior materials
  • copious features
  • Powerful and fuel-efficient engines
  • lengthy warranty
  • Interior materials
  • Good interior space
  • top crash scores
  • Generous with standard equipment
  • Driving position
  • User-friendly interior layout
  • lengthy warranty
Buy Sell Search Cons
  • Not alot of aftermarket parts available
  • gas mileage, thin paint
  • Small trunk opening
  • Road noise
  • No heated steering wheel with paddle shifters; no turbo boost gauge
  • electronic brake assist takes getting use to
  • Some features that cost extra, cost too much
  • Limited back-seat headroom
  • Tight on rear-seat headroom
  • odd brake response in hybrid model
  • Visibility
Fuel Economy
MPG highway 34 7
MPG city 24 10
Interior Dimensions
Seats 5 N/A
Doors 4 4
Exterior Dimensions
Length in 190.7 190.7
Width in 72.1 N/A
Height in 57.3 N/A
Wheelbase in 110.1 N/A
Fuel Tank
Fuel capacity g 18.5 18.5
Weight Information
Weight lbs 3223 3272
Engine
Engine cc 2400 2400
Engine cyl 4 4
Engine type in-line Inline
Engine valves per cyl 4 4
Engine power ps 203 192
Engine torque nm 252 181
Engine compression N/A 11.3
Engine fuel Gasoline Regular Unleaded
Engine l 2.4 2.4
Engine ci 146 146
Engine bore in N/A N/A
Engine stroke in N/A N/A
Engine valves 16 16
Engine power hp 200 189
Engine power kw 149 141
Engine torque lbft 186 133
Engine torque kgm 26 18
Transmission
Transmission type Automatic Automatic
Drive Front Front Wheel Driv
Summary
Trim EX EX
Body sedan sedan
Make country South Korea South Korea
Top speed N/A N/A
Emissions
CO2 N/A N/A