2014 Kia Optima Debuts at New York Auto Show
The LX model is fitted with fog lights, dual chrome tips, heated mirrors, 16-inch wheels, solar glass and chrome-accented exterior door handles. The higher priced EX version adds illuminated front cup holders, leather seats, 17-inch wheels and eight-way adjustable driver’s seat. The SX model has aero wiper blades, bespoke front/rear lower bumper and side sills, while top of the range SX-T adds auto leveling HID headlights, Nappa leather seats, chromed side sills, 18-inch wheels and an electronic parking brake.
The first three models are powered by a 2.4-liter GDI engine and the SX-T has a bigger turbocharged 2.0-liter GDI under the hood, both engines being bolted to a 6-speed automatic transmission.
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