Kia Motors (UK) has introduced a range of design enhancements and a new engine for the new Kia Optima. Sold as a Saloon or Sportswagon, the is now on sale at Brindley Kia in West Bromwich and Wolverhampton and is priced from £22,260 for the Saloon and £23,100 for the Sportswagon.
Chris Jones from Brindley Kia Wolverhampton says; “We’re very excited to be welcoming the newly updated Kia Optima and Optima Sportswagon to our current Kia family. Both kitted out with the latest technology, it’s an exciting development for the model. We look forward to test driving the new car with the customers of West Bromwich and Wolverhampton very soon.”
The Optima has undergone a series of modifications to its exterior. These include a new LED tail-lamps, revised front bumper and a fresh design for the head and fog lamps. The ‘tiger-nose’ grille features a new bright chrome finish to create a more sophisticated appearance. A new paint colour, ‘Runway Red’, is available, as well as new designs for the Optima’s 17- and 18-inch aluminium alloy wheels.
Kia has also modified the design of the Optima ‘GT-Line S’ model, also available at Brindley Kia, which is now exclusively available in the stylish and practical Sportswagon bodystyle. The ‘GT-Line S’ model is further distinguished by distinctive new twin exhausts, 18” alloy wheels and red brake caliphers. The interior features the same improvements to material quality and trim as the standard car, while the seats are now finished in black leather with red stitching.
Both Optima body styles are available with Kia’s latest Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), creating an intelligently safe vehicle with active safety technologies to avoid or mitigate the effects of collisions. Other safety features available include: Forward Collision-avoidance Assist (FCA) with pedestrian recognition, Lane Keeping Assist (LKA); High Beam Assist (HBA), and full LED headlamps. Available on selected grade, these technologies make the new Optima one of the safest cars in its class.
The new Optima is available with Kia’s latest touchscreen infotainment system, satellite navigation and Kia Connected Services powered by TomTom®. The system offers Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ to enable full smartphone integration. Within the centre console is a wireless smartphone charger, allowing users to charge their smartphones on the move.
Brindley Kia in West Bromwich and Wolverhampton stocks a wide range of new and used Kia cars, including the newly updated Kia Optima from £23,660.