The fourth generation of the Kia Optima will be present at the Frankfurt International Motor Show and with European specifications. It goes on sale later this year. The new Kia Optima knew him in the Hall of New York where he was presented to the American market. It is putting European long be in Frankfurt where it is presented to the European specifications including diesel engine and announced an upcoming hybrid version. It is the fourth generation which involves a complete design and technological renovation. Its interior grows to provide more space for the frame increases stiffness by 50 percent. Announces increased quality and greater refinement plus new technologies and more ecology.
It grows 10 mm in length which are in the wheelbase with 25 mm wider and 10 mm taller. And announces better habitability and a larger trunk. The exterior design keeps the dynamic style of the third generation but modernized. It includes LED lights and reduces aerodynamic point passing from 0.30 to 0.29. Also will soon familiar body based on Sportspace prototype presented at the last Geneva Motor Show.
The interior improves quality materials with a greater amount of soft surfaces and metallic projections in numerous details. The center of the dashboard is driver-oriented 8.5 degrees with a touch screen and fewer controls on its bottom. Now the interior can be selected in one or two colors with fabric or leather upholstery in one or two colors black or black with beige or gray. The front seats design change and become more ergonomic and lightweight (2.6 kg less each). The boot capacity increases to 510 liters 5 more than before.
Improved active and passive safety in search of the five-star EuroNCAP. The frame is stiffer through the use of glue and more resistant steels also achieving lower structural weight of 8.6 kg. Now it has seven airbags and has stability control as standard with electric steering assistance in the event of loss of traction. The number of devices driving aids such as intelligent cruise control emergency braking lane keeping adaptive lights recognition of signals the detection system's blind spots and alerts the rear traffic distance radar also short and long range. The frame receives an overhaul of suspensions that improve the performance and comfort with optional electronic suspension and multilink rear suspension.
It incorporates a new system of audio video and navigation with a 7 or 8 inch TomTom technology updating information in real time free service in Europe for seven years after buying the car. Mobile charger available induction to charge devices adapted to the load without cable in addition to the already traditional USB ports. The rear view camera may have the view function 360 included with the automatic parking.
Upgrade your 1.7 CRDi diesel engine. It increases its power to 141 horses and reduces its CO2 emissions by 14 percent. It includes a new variable geometry turbocharger electronically controlled. Also it has the gasoline 163 hp 2.0 CVVL 2016 and has already announced a plug-in hybrid version. The diesel will not automatic not the gasoline that may have two possibilities. The 2016 Kia Optima will be built in Korea will have a 7 year warranty and will be available in Spain in the last quarter.
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