2016 Kia Optima

New model of Kia Optima for 2015 won’t suffer to many changes. That is because 2016 Kia Optima will be completely redesigned and refreshed new generation model. A lot of effort is being spent in developing this mid-size sedan, which is about to be one of the most attractive cars in its class. The 2016 Optima will start fourth generation of this sedan. First appearance Optima had in 2000. In 2005 it hit global market, and current, third generation of the sedan was launched in 2010, with mid-cycle refresh in 2013 with engine upgrades and few new styling details.

2016 Kia Optima

2016 Kia Optima changes

With almost no changes for 2015 year model, Kia is preparing all-new Kia Optima. It could be complete makeover for 2016 year model. Some of the changes that could make impact on mid-size sedan market are styling changes and drivetrain tweaks. No prototypes have been spotted yet, so there is no trusted information about any details. But, from some leaked information from inside the company, we found that all areas of the 2016 Kia Optima are about to be improved. Except performance and visual styling, also comfort and infotainment get a boost.

2016 Kia Optima interior

Because all-new model of Kia Optima 2016 is expected, experts predict changes with completely exterior redesign and fully revised interior with more premium materials. Larger use of advanced high-strength steel should improve safety. There are also some extra safety features, such as forward collision warning, smart cruise control, blind spot detection and lane departure warning system. On the performance side, driving dynamics, with steering and handling and fuel efficiency will be significantly improved. New generation of 2016 Kia Optima gets new engines, with possible hybrid option.

2016 kia optima

2016 Kia Optima release date

Exact date of launch is not set yet, but the plan is that new vehicle comes as 2016 Kia Optima. However, that means premiere of the mid-size sedan should be set for end of 2015, or possibly early in 2016. Completely redesigned, 2016 Optima should get its unveiling at one of the big car shows. All enthusiasts will eagerly wait for the new powertrain and design of the mid-size sedan. Price range is still unknown.

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