The Optima Sportswagon is still listed on Kia’s UK website, but it won’t stay there for much longer.
Even though the driver was at fault, the rider had plenty of time to take evasive action.
Kia design boss Byung Chul Juh has stated that the next-gen Optima will feature progressive styling.
If you’d rather go for something else than the default Camry or Accord, the revamped Optima is one of your options.
The upcoming Optima probably will be more conservative than the new Hyundai Sonata.
A number of Hyundai and Kia models were reportedly sold with faulty and unrepaired airbags.
Hyundai and Kia are reportedly developing an electronically-controlled AWD system for their mid-sized models.
The recall impacts certain Sonata, Santa Fe Sport, Optima, Sorento and Sportage models.
Despite launching a facelifted Optima last year, Kia might already be developing its successor.
The electrified Optima Sportswagon offers 33 miles of pure electric range and a combined 202hp.
The federal investigation will determine if the two car brands dealt with the massive recalls as they should.
Kia’s Optima Saloon and Sportswagon are on sale across Britain in 2, 3, GT-Line S and GT grades.