Compare 2018 Kia Optima Hybrid specifications by trim levels

Optima Hybrid is a -seat Sedan from Kia, which first hit the market back in 2011.

With the price tag ranging from $25,995 to $30,990, the Kia Optima Hybrid faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Chevrolet Malibu Hybrid, Ford Fusion Hybrid, Honda Accord Hybrid.



The Kia Optima Hybrid has a maximum towing capacity of 2000 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

Key Specs of 2018 Kia Optima Hybrid

  • 0-60 mph: 8.6 sec

  • Ground clearance: 5.3 in

  • Towing capacity: 2000 lbs

2018 Kia Optima Hybrid Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Kia Optima Hybrid is offered in 2 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Kia Optima Hybrid safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Kia Optima Hybrid specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.


    • Main Info

    • Body Style Sedan

    • Engine

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 8.6 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 16.4 sec


Premium 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
8.60 seconds 8.60 seconds
1/4 mile time
16.40 seconds 16.40 seconds
Ground clearance
5.30 in 5.10 in
Drag coefficient
0.24 0.24
1/4 mile speed
86 mph

Other Specs

Premium 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

Maximum towing capacity
2000 lbs. 2000 lbs.