2014 Kia Optima Priced From $22,300

2014 Kia Optima Priced From $22,300

The 2014 Kia Optima will be priced from $22,300 including destination, the Korean automaker has announced.

Kia gave its 2014 Optima a mild refresh with revised styling inside and out including a new LCD screen in the info cluster and an available eight-inch navigation screen. Available as an option now on the 2014 Optima is a blind spot monitoring system, which includes rear cross-traffic alert and rear parking sensors.

The base model 2014 Kia Optima LX is powered by a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine with 200 hp. Available on the Optima LX is a $1,400 convenience plus package which adds 10-way power driver seat, auto-dimming rearview mirror with homelink, rearview camera display and laminated front door windows.

Opting for a navigation system will land you in the Optima EX model which starts at $24,700. Included in the more upscale EX model are leather seats, 17-inch wheels, eight-way power driver seat, illuminated front cupholders, rear air conditioning, hands-free keyless entry, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and gearshift knob. Available on the EX model is a $3,150 premium package while the technology package will run you $2,000.

The Optima SX model will also now be available with both non-hybrid engines with the 2.4-liter model starting at $26,050. The SX-T which features a turbocharged 2.0-liter with 274 hp will be priced from $28,000.

Lastly is the top-of-the-line Optima SX-L which starts at $37,100. It is only offered with the turbo 2.0-liter engine and includes 18-inch chrome wheels, new LED foglights, red brake calipers, chrome exterior trim, an electronic parking brake and Nappa leather seats.

Kia has not announced pricing on the 2014 Optima Hybrid yet.

All Optima models feature a six-speed automatic transmission.

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