Plug-in hybrid cars deliver impressive fuel economy ratings along with sporty performance. The 2018 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid in Racine WI leads the way in this competitive segment. The Optima PHEV is ready to help customers enjoy a fun driving experience paired with excellent fuel economy ratings.
Powering the 2018 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid will be a system utilizing an electric motor, battery pack and 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine. The system produces net performance numbers of 202 horsepower and 276 pound-feet of torque. The engine and power system are paired with a six-speed automatic transmission.
2018 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid Features and Technology Systems
The hybrid system powering the 2018 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid produces fuel economy ratings estimated at 40 combined MPG and 103 combined MPGe. These numbers come from EPA estimates when the vehicle is fully charged. A variety of comfort, safety and technology features will be offered on the 2018 Optima Plug-In Hybrid. The car is available in one trim level: EX. Driver assistance features offered on the car include:
Autonomous Emergency Braking
Forward Collision Warning
Lane Departure Warning
Advanced Smart Cruise Control
Blind Spot Detection with Rear Cross Traffic Alert
LED headlights with Dynamic Bending Light & High Beam Assist
Technology features offered on the car include: Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, SiriusXM, HD Radio, 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system, USB, auxiliary and Bluetooth connectivity, leather seating trim, heated front and rear seats, leather-wrapped steering wheel and gear shift knob, heated steering wheel and more.
The 2018 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid will be available at dealerships with a starting MSRP of $35,210. Individual dealership pricing will vary. Storage space is an important factor for most car shoppers. The 2018 Optima Plug-In Hybrid offers 9.9 cubic feet of trunk space.