Compare 2011 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 $19,200 to $26,200, the Kia Optima faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Chrysler 200, Ford Fusion.

Overview

Wheels

Bulb Size

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 34 to 35 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 72.10mm x 190.70mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2011 Kia Optima

  • Fuel Tank: 18.5 gal

  • Wheelbase: 110 in

  • MPG: 24 city/35 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 7.6 sec

  • Towing capacity: 2000 lbs

  • Curb: 3206 lbs

  • Tires: P205/65HR16.0 BSW AS

  • Cargo: 15.4 cu.ft

  • Passenger capacity: 5

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 190.7 x 72.1 x 57.3



2011 Kia Optima Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Kia Optima is offered in 4 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 200 hp @ 6300 –
      274 hp @ 6000

    • Torque 186 lb-ft. –
      269 lb-ft.

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 7.2 - 8 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 15.2 - 16.5 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 190.7 in

    • Width 72.1 in

    • Height 57.3 in

    • Wheelbase 110 in

    • Curb Weight 3206 lbs

    • Towing capacity 2000 lbs

    • Turning radius 17.9 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Seats 5

    • Passenger volume 102

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 18.5 gal

    • City 22 - 24 mpg

    • Combined 29 - 30 mpg

    • Highway 34 - 35 mpg

    • Highway range 629 - 647.5 mi



Specifications

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX Turbo 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

Exterior length
190.70 in 190.70 in 190.70 in 190.70 in
Exterior body width
72.10 in 72.10 in 72.10 in 72.10 in
Exterior height
57.30 in 57.30 in 57.30 in 57.30 in
Horsepower
200 200 274 274
Torque
186 186 269 269
Fuel economy - city
24 mpg 24 mpg 22 mpg 22 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
35 mpg 34 mpg 34 mpg 34 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
7.60 seconds 8.00 seconds 7.20 seconds 7.60 seconds
1/4 mile time
16.00 seconds 16.50 seconds 15.20 seconds 15.60 seconds
1/4 mile speed
90 mph 87 mph 94 mph 88 mph
Lateral acceleration (g)
0.80 0.90 0.90 0.90
Slalom speed
59 mph 60 mph 60 mph 60 mph
Bore-and-Stroke
3.46/3.82 " 3.46/3.82 " 3.39/3.39 " 3.39/3.39 "
Curb weight
3206.00 lbs 3385.00 lbs 3385.00 lbs 3385.00 lbs
Wheelbase
110.00 in 110.00 in 110.00 in 110.00 in
Front track
63.00 " 62.80 " 62.80 " 62.60 "
Rear track
63.00 " 62.80 " 62.80 " 62.60 "
Turning radius
17.90 17.90 17.90 17.90
Front legroom
45.50 in 45.50 in 45.50 in 45.50 in
Rear legroom
34.70 in 34.70 in 34.70 in 34.70 in
Front headroom
40.00 in 40.00 in 40.00 in 40.00 in
Rear headroom
37.60 in 37.60 in 37.60 in 37.60 in
Front hip room
54.70 in 54.70 in 54.70 in 54.70 in
Rear hip room
54.50 in 54.50 in 54.50 in 54.50 in
Front shoulder room
57.20 in 57.20 in 57.20 in 57.20 in
Rear shoulder room
55.70 in 55.70 in 55.70 in 55.70 in
Luggage volume
15.40 cu.ft. 15.40 cu.ft. 15.40 cu.ft. 15.40 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
15.40 cu.ft. 15.40 cu.ft. 15.40 cu.ft. 15.40 cu.ft.
Passenger volume
102 cu.ft. 102 cu.ft. 102 cu.ft. 102 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
18.50 gal. 18.50 gal. 18.50 gal. 18.50 gal.
Drag coefficient
0.29 0.29 0.29 0.29

Interior Features

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX Turbo 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

12V DC power outlet
2 2 2 2
Seatback storage pockets
2 2 2 2

Exterior Features

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX Turbo 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Front tires
P205/65HR16.0 BSW AS P215/55VR17.0 BSW AS P215/55VR17.0 BSW AS P225/45VR18.0 BSW AS
Wheels
16" steel 17" silver aluminum 17" machined aluminum 18" machined aluminum
Sunroof
1st row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass
2nd row sunroof
fixed glass with power sunshade fixed glass with power sunshade fixed glass with power sunshade

Seats

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX Turbo 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

Standard seating
5 5 5 5

Entertainment System

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX Turbo 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

Speakers
6 6 6 6
Amplifier
530W 530W 530W 530W
1st row LCD screen
1 1 1 1

Safety and Security Features

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX Turbo 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

Mechanical Features

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX Turbo 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

Axle ratio
3.25 2.89 2.89 2.89
Remote vehicle starting system
3814

Other Specs

LX 4dr Sedan

EX 4dr Sedan

EX Turbo 4dr Sedan

SX 4dr Sedan

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