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A Kia that looks like a Jaguar – does it drive like one too?

The Optima is a thing of beauty, and you don’t get a chance to say that about a Kia very often. Sleek, smooth and classy, its looks in part a deliberate attempt to mimic the proportions of expensive rear-wheel drive … Continue reading

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2012 Kia Optima Hybrid: A sporty triple threat

Kitsap Peninsula Business Journal presents the 2012 Optima The 2012 Kia Optima is an excellent car and an outstanding value that’s available in three four-cylinder iterations. The Optima is by design very versatile and the three distinct engines help broaden … Continue reading

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2012 Kia Optima SX T-GDI: Redefining what’s special

By Warren Brown, Published: December 16 | Updated: Saturday, December 17, 8:13 PM The Gilded Era of the Motor Car, in which exclusiveness and extravagance often trumped common sense, is ending. It is a demise hastened by technological, environmental and economic change, the … Continue reading

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Kia Optima Hybrid Named to “Top 10 Cars of the Year” List by Hispanic Motor Press Association

Kia Optima Hybrid Named to “Top 10 Cars of the Year” List by Hispanic Motor Press Association –Optima Hybrid Takes Top Honors in the Alternative Powerplant Category – Kia’s fuel-efficient midsize sedan recognized for class-leading highway fuel economy(1), advanced technology … Continue reading

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Kia Optima hybrid rocks with fuel economy, value and styling

Phoenix Business Journal by Cathy Luebke, Guest blogger The 2011 Kia Optima Hybrid. The Kia Optima Hybrid If you are in the market for a midsize hybrid, the Kia Optima is a must for your test-drive list. New for 2011, … Continue reading

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Kia follows industry suit with hybrid model

Sunday, October 30, 2011   Dave Kunz LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Following on the heels of the Optima sedan, Kia has done what more and more auto manufacturers are doing: added a hybrid version. The Optima hybrid combines battery power … Continue reading

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2011 Kia Optima Hybrid gets a makeover

2011 Kia Optima Hybrid gets a makeover By BARRY SPYKER – McClatchy Newspapers BARRY SPYKER McClatchy Newspapers tool name close tool goes here The beauty of the 2011 Kia Optima Hybrid is – surprise! – the beauty. Weird, huh? A … Continue reading

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