2020 Kia Optima vs. 2021 Kia K5 Sedan Comparison In Lakeland, FL

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2020 Kia Optima vs. 2021 Kia K5 Sedan Comparison In Lakeland, FL
2020 Kia Optima
2021 Kia K5
2020 Optima LX Base Model Comparison 2021 K5 LX
$23,390 Base Price MSRP* $23,490
2.4L 4-Cylinder Standard Engine 1.6L Turbo 4-Cylinder
185 Horsepower 180
178 Torque (lb-ft) 195
35 mpg Highway Fuel Economy 38 mpg
6-Speed Automatic Transmission 8-Speed Automatic
Apple CarPlay® & Android Auto™ Smartphone Integration Wireless Apple CarPlay® & Android Auto™
8-Inch Display Touchscreen 8-Inch Display
Features On The Kia Optima
Available Features
Features On The Kia K5
  • 17-Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Leather Seat Trim
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Power Adjustable Driver's Seat (10-Way)
  • Smart Cruise Control with Stop & Go
  • Smart Key with Push Button Start
  • Wireless Charger
  • Auto Emergency Braking & Warning
  • Blind Spot Detection Technology
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Lane Keeping & Lane Following
  • Driver Attention Warning
  • High Beam Assist
  • 18-Inch Alloy Wheels
  • LED Multi-Reflector Headlights
  • Panoramic Sunroof
  • SynTex Seating Material
  • Heated and Ventilated Front Seats
  • Smart Key with Remote Engine Start
  • Wireless Phone Charger
  • Dual-Zone Automatic Temperature Control
  • Auto Emergency Braking Technology
  • Lane Keeping & Lane Following
  • Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Safe Exit Assist
  • Parking Distance Warning, Reverse

The all-new Kia K5 sedan replaces the popular Kia Optima for the 2021 model year. The new Kia K5 immediately impresses with its 311 pound-feet of torque, driver-oriented cockpit, advanced technology, and traction-enhancing all-wheel-drive. With up to 290 available horsepower, the 2021 Kia K5 gives you 290 reasons to be excited. When choosing the best sporty mid-size sedan for your daily drive, don't miss the Kia K5 at our new and used car dealership near Winter Haven, Florida.

Experience Kia K5 Performance

The new Kia K5 LX boasts a 1.6L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine under the hood that delivers an impressive 180 horsepower and 195 pound-feet of torque. We're excited for you to take a spin in this new Kia and experience the smooth shifts of its 8-speed automatic transmission. For drivers who enjoy having more power under the hood, the Kia K5 GT is motivated by a 2.5L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that produces 311 pound-feed of torque and 290-horsepower. The best way to choose between these engines is to get behind the wheel.

Kia Drive Wise-Equipped

When you drive the new Kia K5 EX with heated/ventilated front seats, an 8-inch touchscreen display with Rear View Monitor, and wireless Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™, you'll see why the new Optima replacement is getting so much attention. When you're ready to make your purchase, our team of helpful finance associates is eager to help you decide if it's better to lease or finance and help you get pre-approved for the affordable car loan you deserve.

To get a head start on securing Kia financing, submit a free credit application through our website. When your paperwork arrives, a member of our finance department will contact you to go over how buying compares to leasing or answer any questions you have about how much to put down on a new car.

Active and Passive Safety

The Kia K5 arrives with the Kia Drive Wise suite of Driver Assist Technology to help keep you safe in the driver's seat. Notable safety highlights include lane departure warning, forward collision-avoidance assist with pedestrian detection, and driver attention warning with leading vehicle departure alert. Other safety features worth mentioning include a high beam assist, lane-keeping assist, a rearview monitor with dynamic parking guidance, and lane following assist.

Attractive Design

The all-new 2021 Kia K5 arrives as the replacement to the popular Kia Optima and is available in five trim models and a selection of attractive color options.

When it comes to individual trim design features, the entry-level K5 offers 16-inch alloy wheels and LED multi-reflector headlights. Upgrade to the K5 GT-Line to gain 18-inch sport alloy wheels and a gloss black rear spoiler. The GT-Line also comes with GT-Line front/rear bumpers and GT-Line SynTex seating material.

In the flagship Kia K5 GT, drivers are treated to 19-inch machined alloy wheels with Pirelli P-Zero tires, a panoramic sunroof, and LED interior lighting. As you can see, the replacement to the Kia Optima gives drivers plenty of sporty options to appreciate.

Shop the Kia K5 Near Winter Haven, Florida

Now that you know more about all the Kia K5 has to offer, you'll want to slide into the driver's seat and see what it can do. We hope you'll stop by our local Kia dealership. If this is your first time coming to see us, take these directions to our new and used Kia dealer. We hope to see you soon.