Specs

Research 2014 Kia Optima specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

LX 4dr Sedan LX

Brakes

Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.2
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 15.4

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 760

Emissions

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 6.8 (Est)

Engine

Displacement 2.4 L/144
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 192 @ 6300
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 181 @ 4250
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4

Exterior Dimensions

Wheelbase (in) 110
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 63
Track Width, Front (in) 63
Height, Overall (in) 57.1
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.1
Length, Overall (in) 190.7

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.3
Front Leg Room (in) 45.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.6
Second Leg Room (in) 34.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.7
Front Head Room (in) 40
Second Hip Room (in) 54.5
Front Hip Room (in) 54.7
Passenger Volume (ft³) 102.2
Passenger Capacity 5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34

Steering

Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8

Summary

Vehicle Name Kia Optima
Body Style Sedan

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front Strut

Tires

Spare Tire Size
Front Tire Size P205/65HR16
Rear Tire Size P205/65HR16
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code

Transmission

Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.39
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.80
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.64
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.21
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.88
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.38

Vehicle

EPA Classification Mid-Size Cars

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3237

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 X 6.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 17
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 X 6.5