Tuesday, 1 October 2013

KIA OPTIMA K5 : RISE OF KOREAN GENTLEMAN

Recent year the Korean car has create numerous OMG & WOW factor on their car fleet . The most common one in Malaysia was Optima K5…What I can say the design really wow..The car look long, sporty and luxury feel.. Inside cabin nothing is look so cheap and this is we call total transformation.


Appointing a Peter Schreyer was really good investment by Kia which fruitfully generate golden touch on their cars. Now the existing K5 itself already outnumber the his brother Hyundai Sonata . Even the Japanese car manufacturer already following trend to equipped more and better design in order to compete . However this thief already enters the almost all Japanese territory with good pricing strategies and quality.



What is All new 2014 Kia Optima k5 is offering. The new LED fog light and pronounced chrome taillights more prominent now. The passenger seat has been redesigned with option of Nappa Leather trim for more premium comfort feel and new optional blind-spot detection system with rear cross traffic alert.



For 2014 the interior loaded with 4.3 inch TFT LCD screen with eight-inch navigation and telematics system, including a UVO eServices suite (driven off the driver's paired smartphone) plus eight-speaker Infinity sound, HD Radio, SiriusXM satellite radio, and SiriusXM Traffic.key system, a panoramic sunroof and Infinity audio. The power assist steering was sharpen aligned with transmission responses.



The Two Theta II engine might came with 2.4-liter direct-injection engine with 200 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque and for 2.0-liter, direct-injected turbo with 274 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque.

There is possibility of introduction Optima K5 Hybrid 2.4-liter four and electric motor deliver a combined output of 206 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque with 6 speed Sportmatic transmission.

We might see this model at KLIM2013 .....