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2018 Kia Optima MPG and Range

Trim NameMPG CityMPG HighwayMPG CombinedFuel Tank CapacityRange in Miles
EX 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 6A)
LX 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 6A)
LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)
S 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 6A)
SX 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
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22 mpg31 mpg25 mpg18.5 gal.407.00 / 573.50 mi.

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2018 Kia Optima vs. Competitor's MPG and Range

Car NameMPG CityMPG HighwayMPG CombinedFuel Tank CapacityRange in Miles
2018 Kia Optima22 - 28 mpg31 - 37 mpg25 - 31 mpg18.5 gal.407.00 / 573.50 - 518.00 / 684.50 mi.
2018 Honda Accord15 - 30 mpg32 - 38 mpg26 - 33 mpg14.8 gal.325.6/473.6 - 444.0/562.4 mi.
2018 Chevrolet Malibu22 - 27 mpg32 - 36 mpg26 - 30 mpg15.8 gal.347.60/505.60 - 426.60 / 568.80 mi.
2018 Honda Civic28 - 32 mpg40 - 42 mpg32 - 36 mpg12.4 gal.330.0/435.6 - 396.8/520.8 mi.
2018 Nissan Sentra26 - 29 mpg32 - 37 mpg28 - 32 mpg13.2 gal.-
2018 Subaru Impreza23 - 28 mpg31 - 38 mpg26 - 32 mpg13.2 gal.303.60 / 409.20 - 369.60 / 501.60 mi.
2018 Subaru WRX18 - 21 mpg24 - 27 mpg21 - 23 mpg15.9 gal.286.20 / 381.60 - 333.90 / 429.30 mi.
2018 Ford Fusion hybrid Sedan43 mpg41 mpg42 mpg14 gal.390.0/572.0 - 602.0/574.0 mi.
2018 Toyota Camry hybrid Sedan44 - 51 mpg47 - 53 mpg46 - 52 mpg13 gal.572.00 / 611.00 - 663.00 / 689.00 mi.
2018 Volkswagen Passat19 - 25 mpg28 - 36 mpg22 - 29 mpg18.5 gal.351.50 / 518.00 - 462.50 / 666.00 mi.
2018 Hyundai Elantra22 - 32 mpg30 - 40 mpg25 - 35 mpg14 gal.308.00 / 420.00 - 448.0/560.0 mi.
2018 Hyundai Sonata23 - 28 mpg32 - 37 mpg26 - 31 mpg18.5 gal.425.50 / 592.00 - 518.00 / 684.50 mi.
2018 Kia Forte25 - 29 mpg33 - 37 mpg28 - 32 mpg13.2 gal.330.00 / 435.60 - 382.80 / 488.40 mi.
2018 Chevrolet Cruze27 - 29 mpg39 - 40 mpg32 - 33 mpg13.7 gal.369.9/548.0 - 458.2/568.8 mi.
2018 Kia Optima hybrid Sedan39 mpg46 mpg42 mpg15.9 gal.620.10 / 731.40 mi.
2018 Acura ILX25 mpg35 mpg29 mpg13.2 gal.304.0/432.0 - 330.0/462.0 mi.
2018 Nissan Altima22 - 27 mpg32 - 38 mpg26 - 31 mpg18 gal.396.00 / 576.00 - 486.00 / 684.00 mi.
2018 Ford Focus24 - 30 mpg34 - 40 mpg28 - 34 mpg12.4 gal.297.6/421.6 - 520.0/650.0 mi.
2018 Ford Fusion17 - 21 mpg26 - 32 mpg20 - 25 mpg16.5 - 17.5 gal.306.0/468.0 - 360.0/522.0 mi.
2018 Toyota Camry22 - 29 mpg32 - 41 mpg26 - 34 mpg14.5 - 16 gal.352.00 / 512.00 - 448.00 / 624.00 mi.
2018 Toyota Corolla27 - 30 mpg35 - 40 mpg30 - 34 mpg13.2 gal.356.40 / 462.00 - 396.00 / 528.00 mi.
2018 Volkswagen Jetta24 - 28 mpg33 - 40 mpg28 - 33 mpg14.5 gal.348.00 / 478.50 - 406.00 / 580.00 mi.
2018 Mazda 325 - 28 mpg34 - 38 mpg29 - 31 mpg13.2 gal.330.00 / 448.80 - 369.60 / 501.60 mi.

2017 Kia Optima MPG and Range

Trim NameMPG CityMPG HighwayMPG CombinedFuel Tank CapacityRange in Miles
EX 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 6A)
LX 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 6A)
LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)
SX 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
SXL 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
+2 More
22 mpg31 mpg25 mpg18.5 gal.407.00 / 573.50 mi.

2017 Kia Optima vs. Competitor's MPG and Range

Car NameMPG CityMPG HighwayMPG CombinedFuel Tank CapacityRange in Miles
2017 Chevrolet Malibu hybrid Sedan49 mpg43 mpg46 mpg13 gal.637.00 / 559.00 mi.
2017 Nissan Altima22 - 27 mpg32 - 39 mpg26 - 31 mpg18 gal.396.00 / 576.00 - 486.00 / 702.00 mi.
2017 Ford Focus25 - 30 mpg34 - 40 mpg28 - 34 mpg12.4 gal.310.00 / 421.60 - 372.00 / 496.00 mi.
2017 Nissan Maxima21 mpg30 mpg25 mpg18 gal.378.00 / 540.00 mi.
2017 Ford Fusion17 - 21 mpg26 - 32 mpg20 - 25 mpg16.5 - 18 gal.297.50 / 455.00 - 350.00 / 507.50 mi.
2017 Toyota Corolla27 - 30 mpg35 - 40 mpg30 - 34 mpg13.2 gal.356.40 / 462.00 - 396.00 / 528.00 mi.
2017 Volkswagen Jetta25 - 28 mpg35 - 40 mpg29 - 33 mpg14.5 gal.362.50 / 507.50 - 406.00 / 580.00 mi.
2017 Buick Regal Sedan19 - 21 mpg27 - 30 mpg22 - 24 mpg18 gal.-
2017 Volvo S6022 - 25 mpg31 - 36 mpg26 - 29 mpg17.8 - 18.5 gal.391.60 / 569.60 - 445.00 / 658.60 mi.
2017 Hyundai Sonata21 - 28 mpg31 - 36 mpg26 - 31 mpg18.5 gal.388.50 / 555.00 - 518.00 / 666.00 mi.
2017 Chevrolet Cruze diesel Sedan30 - 31 mpg47 - 52 mpg37 mpg13.7 gal.411.00 / 712.40 - 424.70 / 643.90 mi.
2017 Kia Optima22 - 28 mpg31 - 37 mpg25 - 31 mpg18.5 gal.407.00 / 573.50 - 518.00 / 684.50 mi.
2017 Mazda 325 - 28 mpg34 - 37 mpg29 - 32 mpg13.2 gal.330.00 / 448.80 - 369.60 / 488.40 mi.
2017 Honda Accord21 - 27 mpg32 - 36 mpg25 - 30 mpg17.2 gal.-
2017 Chevrolet Malibu22 - 27 mpg32 - 36 mpg26 - 30 mpg13 - 15.8 gal.347.60 / 521.40 - 351.00 / 468.00 mi.
2017 Honda Civic28 - 32 mpg40 - 42 mpg32 - 36 mpg12.4 gal.-
2017 Nissan Sentra26 - 29 mpg32 - 37 mpg28 - 32 mpg13.2 gal.343.20 / 422.40 - 382.80 / 488.40 mi.
2017 Subaru Impreza23 - 28 mpg31 - 38 mpg26 - 32 mpg13.2 gal.-
2017 Subaru WRX18 - 20 mpg24 - 27 mpg21 - 23 mpg15.9 gal.286.20 / 381.60 - 318.00 / 429.30 mi.
2017 Ford Fusion hybrid Sedan43 mpg41 mpg42 mpg14 gal.602.00 / 574.00 mi.
2017 Ford Fusion Energi Sedan42 - 43 mpg36 - 41 mpg42 mpg14 gal.-
2017 Toyota Camry21 - 24 mpg30 - 33 mpg24 - 27 mpg17 gal.357.00 / 510.00 - 408.00 / 561.00 mi.
2017 Volkswagen Passat20 - 23 mpg28 - 34 mpg23 - 27 mpg18.5 gal.-
2017 Hyundai Elantra22 - 32 mpg30 - 40 mpg25 - 35 mpg14 gal.308.00 / 420.00 - 448.00 / 560.00 mi.
2017 Volkswagen CC22 mpg31 mpg25 mpg18.5 gal.407.00 / 573.50 mi.
2017 Buick Verano21 mpg31 mpg24 mpg15.6 gal.327.60 / 483.60 mi.
2017 Hyundai Sonata hybrid Sedan38 - 39 mpg43 - 45 mpg40 - 42 mpg15.9 gal.604.20 / 683.70 - 620.10 / 715.50 mi.
2017 Hyundai Sonata plug-in hybrid Sedan39 - 45 mpg122 - 39 mpg39 mpg14.5 gal.-
2017 Kia Forte25 - 29 mpg33 - 38 mpg28 - 32 mpg13.2 gal.330.00 / 435.60 - 382.80 / 501.60 mi.
2017 Chevrolet Cruze28 - 30 mpg39 - 40 mpg32 - 34 mpg13.7 gal.363.00 / 484.00 - 411.00 / 548.00 mi.
2017 Kia Optima hybrid Sedan39 mpg46 mpg42 mpg15.9 gal.620.10 / 731.40 mi.
2017 Kia Optima plug-in hybrid Sedan42 mpg25 mpg40 mpg15.9 gal.-

2016 Kia Optima MPG and Range

Trim NameMPG CityMPG HighwayMPG CombinedFuel Tank CapacityRange in Miles
SXL 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
SX 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
EX 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 6A)
LX 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)
LX 4dr Sedan (2.4L 4cyl 6A)
+2 More
24 mpg35 mpg28 mpg18.5 gal.444.00 / 647.50 mi.

2016 Kia Optima vs. Competitor's MPG and Range

Car NameMPG CityMPG HighwayMPG CombinedFuel Tank CapacityRange in Miles
2016 Honda Accord21 - 27 mpg34 - 37 mpg26 - 31 mpg17.2 gal.361.20 / 584.80 - 464.40 / 636.40 mi.
2016 Honda Civic25 - 31 mpg40 - 42 mpg31 - 35 mpg12.4 gal.-
2016 Chrysler 20018 - 23 mpg29 - 36 mpg22 - 28 mpg15.8 gal.284.40 / 458.20 - 363.40 / 568.80 mi.
2016 Acura ILX25 mpg36 mpg29 mpg13.2 gal.330.00 / 475.20 mi.
2016 Ford Fusion22 mpg31 - 34 mpg25 - 26 mpg16.5 - 17.5 gal.363.00 / 544.50 - 385.00 / 542.50 mi.
2016 Toyota Camry21 - 25 mpg31 - 35 mpg25 - 28 mpg17 gal.357.00 / 527.00 - 425.00 / 595.00 mi.
2016 Hyundai Elantra24 - 28 mpg34 - 38 mpg28 - 33 mpg12.8 - 13.2 gal.345.60 / 473.60 - 358.40 / 486.40 mi.
2016 Hyundai Sonata23 - 28 mpg31 - 38 mpg25 - 32 mpg18.5 gal.425.50 / 592.00 - 518.00 / 703.00 mi.
2016 Kia Optima22 - 28 mpg32 - 39 mpg25 - 32 mpg18.5 gal.407.00 / 592.00 - 518.00 / 721.50 mi.
2016 Chevrolet Malibu22 - 27 mpg33 - 37 mpg26 - 31 mpg13 - 15.8 gal.347.60 / 521.40 - 351.00/481.00 mi.
2016 Nissan Altima22 - 27 mpg32 - 39 mpg26 - 31 mpg18 gal.396.0/576.0 - 486.00 / 702.00 mi.
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