2020 Kia Optima

2020 Kia Optima

2020 Hyundai Sonata

2020 Hyundai Sonata*

2020 Kia Optima


2020 Hyundai Sonata

Starting MSRP

5 years/60,000 miles

Bumper-to-Bumper Warranty

5 years/60,000 miles
3 (178 hp – 245 hp)

Engine Options

2 (180 hp – 191 hp)
35.6 inches

Rear Legroom

34.8 inches

Siri Eyes Free

Not Available

Blind Spot Collision Warning


2020 Kia Optima vs. Hyundai Sonata

Marion drivers have already seen how the Kia Optima compares to the Toyota Camry and comes out on top. What happens when we compare the 2020 Kia Optima and the 2020 Hyundai Sonata? These affordable midsize sedans both have a lot to offer, making it all the more important to comparison-shop Kia vs. Hyundai with Kia of Muncie.

Kia Optima vs. Hyundai Sonata: Warranty Coverage

When it comes to value, the Optima wins with the combination of a lower starting price and the industry-leading Kia warranty. The Kia Optima’s warranty coverage will leave Anderson drivers feeling secure:

  • Kia Basic Limited Warranty: 5 years / 60,000 miles
  • Kia Drivetrain Warranty: 10 years / 100,000 miles
  • Kia Anti-Perforation Warranty: 5 years / 100,000 miles
  • Kia Roadside Assistance: 5 years / 60,000 miles

Kia Optima vs. Hyundai Sonata: Interior Specs

The Kia Optima’s interior is nearly identical in size to the Hyundai Sonata, with most dimensions coming within less than an inch of each other. The Optima’s cabin offers more legroom for backseat passengers and more shoulder room in the front seat. In addition to the spaciousness, the Kia Optima’s interior includes more standard safety and technology features than that of the Hyundai Sonata. Here are a few of the standard features Fishers drivers will love while sitting behind the wheel of the Optima:

  • Siri Eyes Free
  • Blind Spot Collision Warning
  • Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning
  • Lane-Keeping and Lane-Following
  • Auto Emergency Braking and Warning
  • Smartphone integration with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • 8-inch color display
  • UVO connectivity
  • 60/40 split rear folding seats

Kia Optima vs. Hyundai Sonata: Engine Options

With the Kia Optima, you have more engine choices, with the top-of-the-line turbo 2.0L I4 capable of generating a hefty 245 hp. The Hyundai Sonata’s most powerful engine options top out at 191 hp.

Kia Optima Engine Options

  • 2.4-liter inline-4
  • 1.6-liter turbo I4
  • Turbo 2.0-liter I4
  • Hybrid

Hyundai Sonata Engine Options

  • 2.5-liter inline-4
  • 1.6 liter turbo I4
  • Hybrid

Shop for a New Optima With Kia of Muncie

In this Kia vs. Hyundai comparison, the Optima proves itself to be the better value. Browse our Kia Optima inventory online from the comfort of your home. The team at Kia of Muncie is dedicated to helping you find the Kia that suits your budget and lifestyle. To find the best Kia for you, compare other Kia models like the Optima vs. Forte. We can get you behind the wheel of your dream ride today, and you’ll ride with confidence knowing you are backed by the leading Kia warranty on all of your travels!

*2019 model pictured.


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