2017 Kia Optima Specs Release Date
Sometime ago not much information is known about 2017 Kia Optima since the information have not been shared by the company officially. Even so, right now you can know about the information especially about the specifications and release date of this Optima. Even the name of this new car is 2017 series it is not the one that is planned to be released on 2017. Instead, this will be released in the mid of 2016. It is very reasonable then if general specifications and even changes applied to it. Here is the explanation.
New Engine Type Offered
In the specification part, the most significant information may be related to the engine. The might not be quite a lot of difference since the base engine may be the same with the previous one. However, it does not mean that Kia totally does not make any change with the engine. Instead, they add new engine type in the list of engine options of 2017 Kia Optima. The new engine type meant here is nothing else but hybrid engine, which is the combination between gas engine and electric motor. This is something has been confirmed since the manufacturer also confirmed about the addition of plug-in hybrid version sometimes ago.
Design Changes for You to Know
Kia manufacturer does not only offer new engine type for buyers to pick when 2017 Kia Optima is finally released later. They also offer new model and new changes in the design. The new model that is about to be offered for 2017 version is Optima Wagon. Although it is so, this model is only confirmed for Europe dealerships while there is no confirmation about any other dealerships including also US. For the design, it is not merely about the better comfort but also about some new details like key areas and trim levels.