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2012 Kia Optima pictures
2012 Kia Optima pictures
2012 Kia Optima pictures
2012 Kia Optima pictures
2012 Kia Optima pictures

Engines & Power

Optima LX MT

Optima LX AT

Optima EX

Optima EX Turbo

Optima SX

Standard Engine 2.4L 200 hp I4 2.4L 200 hp I4 2.4L 200 hp I4 2.0L 274 hp I4 2.0L 274 hp I4
Horsepower 200 @ 6300 RPM 200 @ 6300 RPM 200 @ 6300 RPM 274 @ 6000 RPM 274 @ 6000 RPM
Torque (lb-ft) 186 @ 4250 RPM 186 @ 4250 RPM 186 @ 4250 RPM 269 @ 4500 RPM 269 @ 4500 RPM
Valves/Valve Configuration 16/DOHC 16/DOHC 16/DOHC 16/DOHC 16/DOHC
Displacement (cc) 2359 2359 2359 1998 1998
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.46 X 3.82 3.46 X 3.82 3.46 X 3.82 3.39 X 3.39 3.39 X 3.39
Compression Ratio 11.3:1 11.3:1 11.3:1 9.5:1 9.5:1
Fuel Type/System Gasoline/DI Gasoline/DI Gasoline/DI Gasoline/DI Gasoline/DI
Turbocharger No No No Yes Yes
Supercharger No No No No No

Transmissions

Optima LX MT

Optima LX AT

Optima EX

Optima EX Turbo

Optima SX

Standard Transmission 6-Speed Manual Overdrive 6-Speed Manual Overdrive 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive

Payload & Towing

Optima LX MT

Optima LX AT

Optima EX

Optima EX Turbo

Optima SX

Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 102.20 102.20 102.20 102.20 102.20
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 15.40 15.40 15.40 15.40 15.40
Standard Towing (lb.) No data No data No data No data No data
Max Towing (lb.) No data No data No data No data No data
Standard Payload (lb.) No data No data No data No data No data
Max Payload (lb.) No data No data No data No data No data
Standard GVWR (lb.) No data No data No data No data No data
Max GVWR (lb.) No data No data No data No data No data

Braking & Traction

Optima LX MT

Optima LX AT

Optima EX

Optima EX Turbo

Optima SX

4 Wheel Drive/All Wheel Drive N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std. Std. Std.
Automatic Load-Leveling N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Electronic Brake Assistance Std. Std. Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Locking Differential N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Traction Control Std. Std. Std. Std. Std.
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. Std. Std. Std.
Next Steps

Optima LX MT

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Optima EX

Optima EX Turbo

Optima SX

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