2010 Kia Optima

The 2010 Kia Optima is a midsize sedan available in five trim levels: LX, EX, SX, EX V6 and SX V6. All trims are equipped with a considerable list of standard amenities, such as power windows, an AM/FM/CD/MP3/SIRIUS® stereo system and tire-pressure monitoring systems. The first three models use a 175-horsepower engine, while the EX V6 and SX V6 are powered by 194-hp V6 engines. Definitely, Optima offers plenty of comfort, decent handling, and the same focus on value and warranty coverage that defines all Kia products.


  • 294-hp 2.7-liter 4-Cylinder V6 engine
  • Cruise Control w/ Steering-Wheel-Mounted Control Buttons
  • Keyless Entry w/ Panic and Alarm Function
  • Infinity® Speakers w/ Subwoofer and External Amplifier
  • Power Adjustable Pedals

Selected Standard Features:

  • Dual Body-Color Heated Power Mirrors
  • AM/FM/CD/MP3/SIRIUS® Audio System
  • 6-Speakers w/ Front Door-Mounted Tweeters
  • Power Windows w/ Driver’s One-Touch Auto-Down
  • Advanced Airbag System
  • 4-Wheel Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
  • Tire-Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS)
  • Side-Impact Door Beams
  • Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH)
  • 15.0 cu. ft. Cargo Volume

Selected Optional Features:

  • 17” Tires w/ Alloy Wheels
  • Infinity® AM/FM/MP3/SIRIUS Audio System w/ In-Dash 6-CD Changer
  • Navigation System (Equipped w/ CD Player)
  • BLUETOOTH® Wireless Technology
  • 4-Way Power Adjustable Front Passenger’s Seat

Available Colors:

Metal Bronze, Ebony Black, Bright Silver, Clear White, Midnite Blue, Platinum Graphite, Snow White Pearl, Spicy Red


Engine type:

  • 4-Cylinder, Aluminum Block and Heads


  • 2,359 cc (LX, EX, SX)
  • 2,656 cc (EX V6, SX V6)

Valve Gear:

  • DOHC, 4 Valves per Cylinder

Horsepower @ rpm (SAE net):

  • 175 hp @ 6,000 rpm (LX, EX, SX)
  • 194 hp @ 6,000 rpm (EX V6, SX V6)

Torque @ rpm (lb-ft):

  • 169 ft. lbs. @ 4,000 rpm (LX, EX, SX)
  • 184 ft. lbs. @ 4,500 rpm (EX V6, SX V6)

Compression Ratio:

  • 10.5:1 (LX, EX, SX)
  • 10.4:1 (EX V6, SX V6)


  • 5-Speed Electronically Controlled Sportmatic®, Overdrive

EPA Estimated Fuel Mileage (city/highway/combined):

  • 22/32/27 (5-Speed Manual and Automatic 2.4L I4 – LX, EX, SX)
  • 20/28/24 (5-Speed Automatic 2.7L V6)

Come test drive any one of the new 2010 Kia models at First Kia in Simi Valley California. Just off the 118 Freeway, take the First Street Exit. You will find us just down the street on your right.

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