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Kia Optima Sportswagon Review

Kia Optima Sportswagon Review

27th Jan 2017 ,

At last year’s Geneva Motor Show, Kia confirmed that their well-received Sportspace concept would enter production as the Optima Sportswagon. This piqued our interest for several reasons, not the least of which was how the thing looked. So has Kia's first attempt at a Mondeo-rivalling estate car been a success, or merely a case of style over substance?

Kia Optima Sportswagon arrives 15 Sept, priced from £22,295

Kia Optima Sportswagon arrives 15 Sept, priced from £22,295

25th Aug 2016 ,

The eagerly-awaited (at least by us) new Kia Optima Sportswagon is set to go on sale in the UK from 15th September, with prices starting from £22,295.

Kia Optima PHEV plug-in hybrid available now from £31,495

Kia Optima PHEV plug-in hybrid available now from £31,495

25th Aug 2016 ,

The new Kia Optima PHEV plug-in hybrid is available to order now, with prices starting from £31,495 after a £2,500 Government grant.

2016 Kia Optima Video Review

2016 Kia Optima Video Review

29th Mar 2016 ,

Watch our video review of the 2016 Kia Optima.

New Kia Optima Review

New Kia Optima Review

29th Mar 2016 ,

If you judged a car entirely by its sales figures, you'd be forgiven for thinking the Kia Optima was a bit of a clunker. In 2014, Kia UK shifted just 736 of the things, but if you look further afield to the US market, you'll discover last year's Optima was the brand's best-selling car, racking up nearly 160,000 units all by itself. So do the Yanks know something we don't?

Kia Niro, Optima Sportswagon debut at Geneva

Kia Niro, Optima Sportswagon debut at Geneva

1st Mar 2016 , ,

Kia used the 2016 Geneva Motor Show to show off two new models - the Kia Niro and Optima Sportswagon - as well as announce their new plug-in hybrid powertrain.

Kia Optima upgraded for 2014

Kia Optima upgraded for 2014

10th Sep 2013 ,

The Kia Optima has received a number of upgrades aimed at improving quality, refinement and safety and will go on sale in the UK in early 2014.

Kia to recall 25,000 vehicles over faulty brake light switch

Kia to recall 25,000 vehicles over faulty brake light switch

1st Jun 2013 , , , , , ,

Kia is recalling 25,192 vehicles sold in the UK for the replacement of a faulty brake light switch on a variety of cars built between 2006 and 2011. Vehicles affected include the Carens, Sedona, Sorento, Sportage, Soul and Optima.

2014 Kia Optima unveiled in New York

2014 Kia Optima unveiled in New York

27th Mar 2013 ,

Kia Motors has unveiled a refreshed version of its Optima saloon, a car that has proved a global hit for Kia since its launch exactly three years ago. A European launch is anticipated towards the start of 2014.

New Kia Optima goes on sale in UK from 1 February

New Kia Optima goes on sale in UK from 1 February

10th Jan 2012 ,

The Kia Optima, the all-new flagship saloon that is the latest model to be launched in Kia’s design-led product offensive, goes on sale in the UK from 1 February, priced from £19,595 on-the-road

The new Kia Optima Hybrid saloon

The new Kia Optima Hybrid saloon

2nd Mar 2011 ,

The all-new Optima Hybrid saloon makes its European debut at the Geneva Motor Show, raising Kia’s environmental credentials to a new level

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