October 2016
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An In-Depth Feature Guide of the 2016 Kia Optima EX Sedan

 2016 Kia Optima EX Sedan - Kia of East Syracuse - East Syracuse, NY

When the topic of best mid-sized sedans get discussed by many car enthusiasts, the 2016 Kia Optima often gets mentioned because of its affordability, performance, reliability, and safety. The 2016 Optima is available at en extremely affordable $22,140 and to those residing in Auburn, NY, Kia of East Syracuse is the best dealership to visit as they offer their Kia cars at awesome prices. When visiting this popular dealership, be sure to take the Kia Optima for a test drive. Here are all of its cool features. 


The 2016 Kia Optima is an extremely sporty sedan as it has angular curves designed all over its body kit. It also has a wide front bumper that features HID headlights and automatic fog lights. Supporting the Optima on each side are 17” alloy wheels that match well with power-foldable side mirrors that have their own heated features. Behind the Optima is a power trunk release that utilizes smart keyless entry. The rear of the vehicle even features a single exhaust tip with chrome finish.

Moving inside the cabin of the 2016 Kia Optima, there is more than ample room for 5 passengers who get to sit on leather front and rear seats with power and manual adjustable features. These seats even have ergonomic lumbar support to provide added comfort especially on long road trips. Furthermore, the cabin also features a lot of utility features such as, multiple cup holders, storage compartments, cargo space, power windows and power locks.


The 2016 Kia Optima runs on a very powerful and efficient 2.4 liter 4-cylinder engine, the Optima is designed to reach maximum speeds of 185 horsepower with 178 pound feet of torque effortlessly. Its engine is also coupled with a 6-speed shift-able automatic transmission and variable valve timing that allows fuel efficiency.


The 2016 Kia Optima provides a lot of value even as a used vehicle because of its essential safety features. Outside, the sedan has an anti-theft alarm system that efficiently monitors all external movement. This alarm system even has its own engine immobilizer that deploys in the event of a vehicular theft. It also runs on daytime running headlights that keep the vehicle more visible during the day. Other safety features worth mentioning are:

  • Tire-pressure Monitoring System
  • Vehicle Stability Assist with Traction Control
  • Anti-lock Brakes
  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Electronic Brake Distribution
  • 4-wheel ABS
  • Traction Control

Inside, the 2016 Kia Optima EX also has a lot of safety features such as:

  • Multiple Airbags
  • Front and rear seat seatbelts
  • Child Seat Fasteners
  • Child Safety Locks


For those who require vehicles with modern technology, the 2015 Optima is indeed ideal as the sedan has many amazing features. Outside, it has remote keyless entry system that utilizes smart key fob sensing to lock/unlock all vehicle entrances and power tailgate release simultaneously. The key fob sensing feature requires the vehicle key to be with drivers at all times. It also has power-adjustable mirrors which can be controlled inside the vehicle. These mirrors even have their own heating feature which is useful for driving in colder climates. Other tech features of the sedan are:

  • Backup Sensors
  • Rear View Camera
  • Front Collision Warning

Moving to the technology side of the 2016 Kia Optima, the sedan’s cabin has many amazing tech features such as:   

  • Multi-instrument Front Panel that includes
    • Kia UVO Entertainment System
    • LCD Touch Screen
    • Navigation
    • SiriusXM Satellite Radio
    • Multiple fuel gauges and odometers.
  • Steering Wheel Controls including Cruise Control
  • USB/Auxiliary Ports for Mobile Device Synchronization


 Kia of East Syracuse specializes in KIA new or used model cars and SUVs. Located in East Syracuse, New York. Serving customers near SyracuseFultonAuburnUtica, RochesterWatertownMorrisvilleRome, and Norwich.

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