New Kia Optima PHEV 2016

Kia Optima - PHEV

The all-new Optima Plug-In Hybrid – Kia's first ever plug-in hybrid electric vehicle. With a pure-electric range of 54 kilometres and a 37 g/km CO2 development target, the advanced new Plug-in Hybrid powertrain makes this Optima an incredibly compelling proposition for private and fleet customers. It combines attractive design, a great driving experience, low running costs and minimal environmental impact.

 

 

New Kia Optima PHEV 2016

The all-new Optima Plug-in Hybrid, Kia’s first ever plug-in hybrid electric vehicle, will receive its European premiere at next month’s Geneva Motor Show, ahead of the car going on sale across Europe in Q4 2016. The innovative new plug-in hybrid powertrain will be a key addition to Kia’s D-segment Optima line-up, as well as the company’s expanding portfolio of low-emission vehicles.

 

 

The all-new Optima Plug-in Hybrid provides greater battery capacity and pure electric range than earlier Optima Hybrid models, enabling drivers to travel up to 33 miles in zero-emissions electric-only mode before the efficient 2.0-litre GDI (gasoline direct injection) engine is required to provide propulsion. Kia’s development teams are targeting combined CO2 emissions of just 37 g/km, which will ensure a low total cost of ownership for private and fleet buyers alike.

New Kia Optima PHEV 2016

 

 

A new addition to the Kia model line-up, the Optima Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) will be Kia’s first plug-in hybrid for global markets when it goes on sale in the second half of 2016, offering increased battery capacity and pure electric range."

  • Pure-electric range of 33 miles and 37 g/km CO2 development target
  • High-capacity batteries and 2.0-litre GDI engine
  • Visual changes bring improvements in aerodynamic performance
  • New infotainment system with Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™
  • Advanced energy-saving measures maximise EV range and efficiency
  • High-strength bodyshell and active safety assistance technologies
  • Sharp handling and larger brakes
New Kia Optima PHEV 2016
New Kia Optima PHEV 2016
Kia Optima PHEV (Hybrid Saloon) available from Marsh Kia Exeter, Devon.