Feature Highlights

interior

  • Steering Wheel Controls
  • Front Airbags (Driver)
  • Cooled Glove Box
  • Overhead Console

technology

  • Stability Control
  • Hill Assist System
  • MP3
  • Aux Audio Adapter

exterior

  • Independent Suspension
  • Engine Immobilizer
  • Black Grille
  • Rear Disc Brakes

Vehicle Rating

Overall

The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners regarding their vehicle's quality, dependability, performance, depreciation and their experience at the dealership

2015 Sedan Rating Avg. Price
#1 Buick Regal 84 N/A
#2 Chevrolet Malibu 83 $10,995
#3 Toyota Camry 82 $14,918
#4 Hyundai Sonata 80 $14,985
#5 Nissan Altima 79 $10,995
#7 Kia Optima 77 $11,616

Ratings

These additional ratings provide more detail behind the overall score in terms of quality, reliability, safety, experience, and resale value of a vehicle based on verified owner input.

Quality & Reliability

J.D. Power
82
Out of 100
GREAT
82/100

Driving Experience

J.D. Power
76
Out of 100
GREAT
76/100

Resale

J.D. Power
75
Out of 100
GREAT
75/100

Dealership Experience

J.D. Power
74
Out of 100
GREAT
74/100

The Pros

Measured owner satisfaction with 2015 Kia Optima performance, styling, comfort, features, and usability after 90 days of ownership.

The vehicle's heating and air conditioning

Amount of trunk/hatch space

The vehicle's voice recognition and bluetooth

Problem Areas

The problems experienced by owners of the 2015 Kia Optima during the first 90 days of ownership.

Rear visibility

Vehicle stability in poor conditions

Engine smoothness

Vehicle Basics

Engine

4 Cyl

Transmission

Automatic

Drivetrain

FWD

EXTERIOR/INTERIOR

Gray/Tan

Fuel

23cty/33hwy

History

n/a

Displacement

2.4 L

VIN

KNAGM4A71F5621696

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