After the change of generation, the car has radically changed in appearance and became more technological.
The first cars began to arrive to official dealers of the brand in China on Friday, April 10. Such data shared authoritative edition Autohome. After the change of generation, the car has changed very dramatically – the roof is now sloped, and the trunk line was more short. The hood, on the contrary, became longer and more brutal. In the rear of the vehicle attract the attention of lanterns combined in one unit. In the maximum configuration the car is equipped with DRL on the led matrices.
The vehicle’s dimensions have grown slightly – the length increased by 50 mm to 4 905 mm and the width increased to 1 860 mm. downwards due to a new roof execution only changed the height – now she 1,445 mm Wheelbase also increased to 2 850 mm. gamma Motor product consists of two powertrains – a 1.6-liter turbo engine with a capacity of 180 HP, working in tandem with an 8-speed automatic transmission and hybrid propulsion with a total return of 195 HP
Innovation is the possibility of recharging the batteries from solar energy through panels integrated into the roof.
On a home market of South Korea the basic version of the KIA Optima was estimated at 20.8 million won (about 17 $ 200), and the maximum version will cost 38.8 million won (32 $ 100).