Used 2011 Kia Optima Sedan Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2011 Kia Optima Sedan

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 Pros Has more cabin technology and power than competitors.

 Pros Plenty of options with 5 trim options. It is available in the LX, EX, EX Turbo, SX, and Hybrid trim.

 Pros More powerful and larger than its predecessor and of competitor midsize sedans.

 Pros Good fuel economy with 24-mpg city and 34-mpg highway and includes an eco mode available for drivers that want maximum fuel economy.

 Pros The exterior is longer and wider than competitors but the roofline is low, creating a coupe like appearance.

 Pros Has an abundance of safety features and ranks high on government tests for safety.

 Pros Bluetooth, USB connection, and SIRIUS satellite radio are standard features for the 6 speaker audio system.

 Cons There is no voice command for audio or navigation systems.

 Cons The front wheels don't offer much feedback when driving. This results in a numb handling feeling while driving the car.

 Cons Has 15.4 cubic feet of trunk space, which is about average for its class.