Stylish, modern, and smart, the 2018 Kia Optima Hybrid is an affordable, attractive option if you are looking to go green with your daily commute. An advanced hybrid powertrain delivers an efficient, powerful performance, while smart design and thoughtful features make every ride in the Kia Optima Hybrid a joy for passengers.



The powertrain in the 2018 Kia Optima Hybrid is created with a 2-liter Gasoline Direct Injection engine and a lightweight, high-density lithium polymer battery. The engine and battery pair with a new 6-speed automatic transmission, creating a powertrain that delivers up to 46 mpg on the highway and a combined 271 lb-ft of torque for a peppy ride.* Smart, regenerative braking works to recharge the battery quickly and efficiently.



The 2018 Kia Optima Hybrid wears attractive and purposeful design; it features an aerodynamic front end and the available Dynamic Bending Light (DBL) technology manipulates the lights with the sedan's movement. The interior also features useful amenities, like available 60/40 split-folding seats for versatile cargo space, available rear window sun shades, and a Push-Button Start. 



Drivers can feel good about safety in addition to efficiency in the Kia Optima Hybrid. Each 2018 model is built with the high-strength Iso-Structure™ frame and an advanced airbag system for optimum protection in the event of a collision. Each model also comes with standard safety systems, including a Traction Control System, Hill-Start Assist Control, and Electronic Stability Control.



There's plenty of intelligent technology in this hybrid sedan, from driver-assist features to on-the-go connectivity. The UVO infotainment system provides access to personal apps, media, and contacts through Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™, and features its own apps like Yelp® and Pandora®, all on a color touchscreen. For extra peace of mind, you can get your Kia Optima Hybrid equipped with available driver assist technologies such as Blind Spot Detection with Lane Change Assist and a Rear Parking Assist System.


Stop by Bill Walsh Kia to experience the smart and modern 2018 Kia Optima Hybrid.


*The 2018 Optima Hybrid has an EPA-est. 39 mpg in the city, 46 mpg on the highway, and 42 mpg combined.Based on EPA estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle's condition.

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