The 2018 Kia Optima is the sedan for drivers seeking a sporty, well-equipped and affordable new mid-size car. With its sleek styling, range of powertrain choices and high-tech gadgetry, the 2018 Optima represents an exceptional value in the mid-size sedan class. Whether you are looking for a sporty car that is practical as your daily driver or a family car that is fun to drive, the 2018 Optima is it! Car shoppers near Fayetteville, NC can explore the vast range of new Kia Optima sedans in-stock at Stevenson Kia of Wilmington. Shop our online inventory of new Kia vehicles now to discover a 2018 Kia Optima in Wilmington, NC that you would like to road test, and learn more about this stunning new sedan from Kia before you arrive at our dedicated Kia dealership.
Whichever trim level of the 2018 Kia Optima you are after, you will discover ample performance and efficiency, thanks to the broad range of powertrains offered in these sleek Kia sedans. The 2018 Optima LX starts off with the standard 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine, which can also be swapped out for the potent and fuel-sipping 1.6-liter turbo engine mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission (DCT), which delivers a brilliant mix of real-world power and fuel economy. A 2.0-liter turbo 4-cylinder comes fitted in the 2018 Optima SX, boasting enhanced power and paddle shifters for supreme control.
If you have got fuel economy on the brain, then there is also the Optima Hybrid and Plug-In Hybrid models for 2018. These hybrid sedans are powered by advanced gasoline-electric powertrains that not only return exceptional EPA-estimated fuel economy ratings, but also more than 270 lb-ft of torque! With the Plug-In Hybrid version of the Optima, drivers can even select an all-electric mode for limited driving range exclusively under electric power; then, the potent and efficient hybrid powertrain kicks in for plenty of driving range.
Kia's Optima continues to be one of the sharpest and sportiest looking mid-size sedans around, thanks to its inspiring design, inside and out. Within the streamlined shape of this sporty sedan lies high-tech and upscale amenities from Kia, including standard blind spot detection, rear cross-traffic alert and rear parking assist systems. Every 2018 Optima cabin also comes outfitted with a sporty 3-spoke steering wheel with mounted controls and a large center touchscreen display with Kia's UVO infotainment system. Staying connected while on any drive is made easy with the UVO system's Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, while a navigation system is also available in case you ever lose your way.
Stevenson Kia of Wilmington wants to be your go-to dealership when you have your heart set on driving home a sporty and refined new Kia like the 2018 Optima sedan. Before you make your way down to our showroom and car lot from Myrtle Beach, SC or the Fayetteville, NC area, shop our new Kia selection online. You can also get pre-qualified for auto financing and learn about our full-service dealership's parts and service departments before your visit.