E l New York International Auto Show had dozens of news and among them is the new generation Kia Optima . This is the generational change the midsize sedan South Korean firm, which is renewed with an outer increasingly European aesthetic format.
Aesthetically, the new Optima be planted as a sedan sporty look , with details like the front bumper that incorporates two large air intakes, adding two the smaller side entrances, a barbecue and a new format l lant alloy up to 19 inches .
A side added a third crystal, while the posterior sector is where the changes have not been as relevant as it retains similar to the outgoing model lighthouses. However now the bumper includes a diffuser exhaust outlets chromium was renewed.
Dynamic aspect and engines up to 247 hp for the new Kia Optima.
Where changes are noticed much is in the cockpit, presented with a marked evolution level quality materials. The touchscreen centrally located , which integrates the functions of multimedia equipment, navigation system and information from the backup camera stands.
Among its features are equipment systems lane change warning, emergency braking, cross traffic alert, warning blind spot vision system 360 and control adaptive cruise speed.
also has a new power steering with several modes of operation, park assist, dual-zone automatic climate control and lamps with bi-xenon headlights , among many others.
Under the hood the offer includes in its most accessible version to a motor GDI 2.4-liter 185 hp strength, while the sportier variant uses a motor 2.0-liter Turbo GDI produced 247 horsepower . Also a block 1.6-liter turbo is offered, with an output of 178 hp, which can be associated to a transmission automates seven-speed double clutch.