2008 Kia Optima LX Specs

Kia Optima

2008 Kia Optima LX I4 Manual powered by 2.4L Inline-4 Gas Engine with 5-Speed Manual transmission.

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Overview
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$16,755
Starting Price (MSRP)
Engine
2.4L Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
5-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Body Type
Sedan
Seating capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
14.8 ft³
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 31 MPG

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

  • Engine
    2.4L Inline-4 Gas
  • Horsepower
    162 hp @ 5800 rpm
  • Torque
    164 lb-ft @ 4250 rpm
  • Transmission
    5-Speed Manual
  • Drivetrain
    Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

  • Steering Type
    Pwr Rack & Pinion
  • Turning Diameter
    35.5 ft

Wheels

  • Wheels Type
    Aluminum Wheels
  • Front Wheel Size
    16" x 6.5"
  • Rear Wheel Size
    16" x 6.5"

Suspension

  • Front Suspension
    Independent
  • Rear Suspension
    Independent

Tires

  • Front Tire
    P205/60R16
  • Rear Tire
    P205/60R16

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

  • Combined
    26 MPG
  • City
    21 MPG
  • Highway
    31 MPG

Fuel Tank

  • Fuel Tank Capacity
    16.4 gallons

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

  • Length
    186.4 in
  • Height
    58.3 in
  • Max Width
    71.1 in
  • Front Width
    61.5 in
  • Rear Width
    61.1 in
  • Wheelbase
    107.1 in
  • Ground Clearance
    6.3 in

Interior Space

  • Seating Capacity
    5 seater
  • Front Seat Leg Room
    43.7 in
  • Front Seat Headroom
    39.8 in
  • Front Seat Shoulder Room
    57.1 in
  • Front Seat Hip Room
    54.5 in
  • Rear Seat Leg Room
    37.8 in
  • Rear Seat Headroom
    38 in
  • Rear Seat Shoulder Room
    56.3 in
  • Rear Seat Hip Room
    54.7 in

Weight and Towing

  • Curb Weight
    3,142 lbs

Cargo Space

  • Trunk Volume
    14.8 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Deep Ocean Blue
  • Light Almond Beige
  • Midnight Gray
  • Pearl White
  • Ruby Red
  • Silver
  • White

Safety

US NHTSA crash test result

  • Rollover Rating

Warranty

Warranty Summary

  • Basic
    5 Years / 60,000 Miles
  • Corrosion
    5 Years / 100,000 Miles
  • Drivetrain
    10 Years / 100,000 Miles
  • Roadside Assistance
    5 Years / 60,000 Miles