|2016 Kia Optima Hyrbid||2017 Kia Optima Hybrid|
|2.4L / 270V||Engine/ Battery||2.0L / 270V|
|10.8 Cubic Feet||Cargo Volume||13.3 Cubic Feet|
|Infinity Premium with 8 Speakers||Audio System||Harmon/Kardon QuantumLogic with 10 Speakers|
2016 Kia Optima Hybrid vs 2017 Kia Optima Hybrid
Finding the perfect hybrid for your lifestyle is now easier than ever. With more and more car makers gearing toward eco-friendly models, there are now more hybrids on the road than ever before. With the new hybrids you can get more features, with higher fuel economy and are not limited in your options of model choices. To show you the most recent hybrid advancements made by Kia we're going to show a comparison of the 2016 Kia Optima Hybrid vs 2017 Kia Optima Hybrid.
While both model years of the Optima Hybrid offer drivers high fuel economy and great style features, the 2017 model has been upgraded inside and out for an even better hybrid driving experience. The body of the 2017 Optima Hybrid has been expanded for increased cargo space and the interior's features have all been enhanced, even down to the surround sound system. In the 2017 Optima Hybrid you get great fuel efficiency and improved convenience features.
More Space and Better Performance
A major change with the rollout of the new 2017 Optima Hybrid is the difference in engine size. For the new model year, the hybrid has been fitted with a smaller gas engine than the 2016 Optima Hybrid, though the battery size has remained the same. Using the same battery size but a more compact engine, the 2017 model is able to achieve a higher fuel economy and a higher output of wattage and horsepower. Overall, the 2017 Optima Hybrid's engine offers a 10 percent improvement in fuel economy from the 2016 model.
You can get more information on the 2016 and 2017 Optima Hybrid at Boucher Kia in Milwaukee, WI.