KIA Optima 2020: first render and spy photos

KIA Optima 2020: first render and spy photos

May 25, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

New generation of the popular Korean sedan Optima continues to excite fans of the brand KIA. We will see commodity copies only in the summer of next year, for now it remains to be content with spy photos of pre-production prototypes and rare renderers.

Korean company KIA is going to launch a new generation of its popular sedan KIA Optima. It will happen no earlier than the summer of 2020, but for now the brand completes all the necessary tests. By the way, test production of pre-production prototypes of the new Optima has already started in South Korea. New regularly catches the eye spies during road tests, but each time to see the next generation sedan hampered camouflage. It was these pictures that formed the basis for the first render of the KIA Optima 2020, which was published on the eve of independent designers.

 Judging by the image caught in the Network, the sedan of the 2020 model year will receive a new head optics in the form of a stretched trapezium, a redesigned front bumper and the original grille in the style of the latest brand new products.

 But the interior of the new Optima, according to auto experts, will resemble the interior of a large KIA Telluride SUV. The new sedan will enter the home market with the previous 1.6-liter turbo engine, depending on the capacity combined with an automatic transmission or a “robot”. The sedan with the maximum set of options will receive the prefix GT in the title, all-wheel drive and the new 2.5-liter engine from the Theta3 family. Its return, according to some assumptions, will reach 290 hp