When Does the 2019 Kia Optima Go on Sale?
The sleek and stylish 2019 Kia Optima was revealed at the 2018 New York International Auto Show on Wednesday, March 28th to many anxiously awaiting attendees. The Optima is Kia’s best-selling midsize sedan and the 2019 model is even more appealing than ever before. Minor changes to the exterior styling of the front grill and headlights create major changes in the new 2019 Kia Optima’s sporty yet sophisticated allure. More Advanced Driver Assist Systems and improved UVO Infotainment make the interior of the 2018 Optima even more attractive than its exterior. Find out when the 2019 Kia Optima will go on sale and all about its fancy new features right here.
What are the New Features of the 2019 Kia Optima?
The 2019 Kia Optima will feature four trim levels the LX, S, EX, and SX. Improvements to the LX trim level include Stinger-inspired LED headlights, a matte gray-finish grille, and freshly designed 16” alloy wheels. The 2019 Kia Optima S trim level sees substantial upgrades like projector beam fog lamps, LED taillights, dual exhaust, and a gloss-black grill. The EX trim level receives heated front leather seats and with Smart Cruise Control with Stop-and-Go technology. Finally, the SX trim level of the 2019 Kia Optima gets adorned with 18” alloy wheels, LED fog lights, ambient interior lighting, and a sport steering wheel.
Standard across all four trim levels of the 2019 Kia Optima is a Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist that can automatically apply the brakes when a forward collision is detected to help reduce potential damage. All trim levels also receive a Lane Departure Warning and Lane Keep Assist, these features help the driver from unintentionally drifting out of their lane and will alert them visual and audio alerts as well as take corrective steering measures. UVO Play is standard on the LX trim and equips the 2019 Optima with Android Auto™ & Apple CarPlay™ which syncs with your smartphone to keep important navigation information, traffic alerts, and even messaging right at the driver’s fingertips. The attractive and athletic 2019 Kia Optima is starting to begin production in West Point, GA with an expected release date of late 2018.