2015 Optima Hybrid vs. 2015 Accord Hybrid | Wayne Kia Specials
2015 Kia Optima Hybrid vs. 2015 Honda Accord Hybrid
2015 Kia Optima Hybrid
2015 Honda Accord Hybrid
|$18,078 at Route 23 Kia||Top-of-the-Line Price||$35,000 MSRP|
|102.2||Passenger Room – Cubic Feet (Top-of-the-Line Models)||100.8|
|199, 235||Net HP, Net Torque||196, 226|
|10-yr/100k-mile limited powertrain, 5-yr/60k-mile basic warranty||Warranty Coverage||5-yr/60k-mile limited powertrain, 3-yr/36k-mile basic warranty|
|Yes||Cooling Glove Box||No|
|35.8||Turning Circle (Feet)||38.1|
When choosing between the Kia Optima Hybrid and Honda Accord Hybrid you need to consider several factors. Both cars are well known. The Honda Accord, however, has the benefit of a more powerful brand name. Kia is, however, famous for its low cost, its value based deals, and long-term warranties. Beyond these features, the Kia Optima comes with many other features to keep you safe on your journeys and also save fuel.
Both cars come with six-speed automatic transmission, the Honda Accord offering more choices in the form of variable transmission. The cars also feature front wheel drive. The Honda Accord does offer more fuel efficiency. However, the Kia Optima has a slightly larger fuel tank, and this is expected to reduce the need to stop and refill. Crash tests have also ranked the Kia Optima better, which a perfect score of five stars. It does well on the front and side safety with a slight depression of score on the front passenger aspect. That said, the Honda Accord has a lower overall safety rating. So, if you are very mindful of safety, then you might want to purchase the Kia Optima Hybrid.
Features and Price
Both cars come with many external and interior features. The Kia Optima Hybrid is less expensive than the Honda Accord. It offers more space for passengers, particularly in the front row. It offers slightly less space for cargo when compared to the Accord, but the difference is not much. The car is also smaller in terms of length, so you are less likely to have parking difficulties with the Kia Optima Hybrid.
The Kia Optima Hybrid comes with tons of optional features so if you don’t mind paying extra you can always choose leather upholstery, air conditioning, and other extras. If price plays a major role in deciding your choice of vehicle, the Kia Optima with its lower starting price might be a good match for your needs. Thanks to this hybrid car, you can do your bit for the environment and reduce emissions. The car has found a large fan following thanks to its continual upgrades and the mission to make hybrid technology more widely available.
At the Route 23 Kia, you can bring in your Kia Optima Hybrid for servicing and repairs. If you want to buy the new Kia car, there are plenty of options on the inventory. You can also locate pre-owned cars if you want to.View New Kia Optima Inventory