Compare 2009 Kia Optima specifications by trim levels

Optima is a 5-seat Sedan from Kia, which first hit the market back in 2001.

With the price tag ranging from $17,495 to $22,145, the Kia Optima faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Chrysler 200, Ford Fusion.

Overview

Wheels

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

The Kia Optima boasts the average fuel economy anywhere from 28 to 32 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 71.10mm x 189.00mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2009 Kia Optima

  • Fuel Tank: 16.4 gal

  • Wheelbase: 107.1 in

  • MPG: 22 city/32 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 7.7 sec

  • Towing: 2000 lbs

  • Towing capacity: 2000 lbs

  • Curb: 3157 lbs

  • Tires: P205/60HR16.0 BSW AS

  • Cargo: 15 cu.ft

  • Passenger capacity: 5

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 189 x 71.1 x 58.3



2009 Kia Optima Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Kia Optima is offered in 5 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 safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

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

Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style Sedan

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Horsepower 175 hp @ 6000 –
      194 hp @ 6000

    • Torque 169 lb-ft. –
      184 lb-ft.

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 7.5 - 8 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 15.8 - 16.1 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 189 in

    • Width 71.1 in

    • Height 58.3 in

    • Wheelbase 107.1 in

    • Curb Weight 3157 lbs

    • Towing capacity 2000 lbs

    • Turning radius 17.7 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Seats 5

    • Passenger volume 104

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 16.4 gal

    • City 20 - 22 mpg

    • Combined 24 - 28 mpg

    • Highway 28 - 32 mpg

    • Highway range 459.2 - 524.8 mi



Specifications

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX V6 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

Exterior length
189.00 in 189.00 in 189.00 in 189.00 in
Exterior body width
71.10 in 71.10 in 71.10 in 71.10 in
Exterior height
58.30 in 58.30 in 58.30 in 58.30 in
Horsepower
175 175 194 175
Torque
169 169 184 169
Fuel economy - city
22 mpg 22 mpg 20 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
32 mpg 32 mpg 28 mpg 32 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
7.70 seconds 8.00 seconds 7.50 seconds 8.00 seconds
1/4 mile time
16.00 seconds 16.10 seconds 15.80 seconds 16.10 seconds
1/4 mile speed
91 mph 90 mph 92 mph 90 mph
Lateral acceleration (g)
0.80 0.80 0.80 0.80
Slalom speed
60 mph 60 mph 59 mph 60 mph
Bore-and-Stroke
3.46/3.82 " 3.46/3.82 " 3.41/2.95 " 3.46/3.82 "
Curb weight
3157.00 lbs 3197.00 lbs 3294.00 lbs 3197.00 lbs
Maximum Trailer Weight
2000.00 lbs. 2000.00 lbs.
Wheelbase
107.10 in 107.10 in 107.10 in 107.10 in
Front track
61.50 " 61.50 " 61.50 " 61.50 "
Rear track
61.10 " 61.10 " 61.10 " 61.10 "
Turning radius
17.70 17.70 17.70 17.70
Front legroom
43.70 in 43.70 in 43.70 in 43.70 in
Rear legroom
37.80 in 37.80 in 37.80 in 37.80 in
Front headroom
39.80 in 39.80 in 39.80 in 39.80 in
Rear headroom
38.00 in 38.00 in 38.00 in 38.00 in
Front hip room
54.50 in 54.50 in 54.50 in 54.50 in
Rear hip room
54.70 in 54.70 in 54.70 in 54.70 in
Front shoulder room
57.10 in 57.10 in 57.10 in 57.10 in
Rear shoulder room
56.30 in 56.30 in 56.30 in 56.30 in
Luggage volume
15.00 cu.ft. 15.00 cu.ft. 15.00 cu.ft. 15.00 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
15.00 cu.ft. 15.00 cu.ft. 15.00 cu.ft. 15.00 cu.ft.
Passenger volume
104 cu.ft. 104 cu.ft. 104 cu.ft. 104 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
16.40 gal. 16.40 gal. 16.40 gal. 16.40 gal.

SX V6 4dr Sedan

Exterior length
189.00 in
Exterior body width
71.10 in
Exterior height
58.30 in
Horsepower
194
Torque
184
Fuel economy - city
20 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
28 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
7.50 seconds
1/4 mile time
15.80 seconds
1/4 mile speed
92 mph
Lateral acceleration (g)
0.80
Slalom speed
59 mph
Bore-and-Stroke
3.41/2.95 "
Curb weight
3294.00 lbs
Maximum Trailer Weight
2000.00 lbs.
Wheelbase
107.10 in
Front track
61.50 "
Rear track
61.10 "
Turning radius
17.70
Front legroom
43.70 in
Rear legroom
37.80 in
Front headroom
39.80 in
Rear headroom
38.00 in
Front hip room
54.50 in
Rear hip room
54.70 in
Front shoulder room
57.10 in
Rear shoulder room
56.30 in
Luggage volume
15.00 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
15.00 cu.ft.
Passenger volume
104 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
16.40 gal.

Interior Features

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX V6 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

12V DC power outlet
2 2 2 2
Seatback storage pockets
2 2 2 2
Adjustable pedals
4178 4178

SX V6 4dr Sedan

Air conditioning, front
2825
12V DC power outlet
2
Seatback storage pockets
2

Exterior Features

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX V6 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Front tires
P205/60HR16.0 BSW AS P205/60HR16.0 BSW AS P205/60HR16.0 BSW AS P215/50HR17.0 BSW AS
Wheels
16" steel 16" silver aluminum 16" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum
Sunroof
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass

SX V6 4dr Sedan

Antenna
3396
Door count
4 doors
Sunroof
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Front tires
P215/50HR17.0 BSW AS
Wheels
17" silver aluminum

Seats

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX V6 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

Standard seating
5 5 5 5

SX V6 4dr Sedan

Front seat type
2989
Standard seating
5

Entertainment System

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX V6 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

Speakers
6 6 6 6
1st row LCD screen
1 1 1

SX V6 4dr Sedan

Radio
3143
Speakers
6
1st row LCD screen
1

Safety and Security Features

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX V6 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

SX V6 4dr Sedan

Airbags, frontal
3214

Mechanical Features

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX V6 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

Axle ratio
3.88 3.77 3.77 3.77

SX V6 4dr Sedan

Engine
4769
Axle ratio
3.77

Other Specs

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX V6 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

Maximum towing capacity
2000 lbs. 2000 lbs. 2000 lbs. 2000 lbs.

SX V6 4dr Sedan

Horsepower rpm
6000
Maximum towing capacity
2000 lbs.