Compare Kia Optima Hybrid vs Nissan Maxima

Kia Optima Hybrid
2020 Kia Optima Hybrid
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$29,310
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.9
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Nissan Maxima
2021 Nissan Maxima
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$37,090
Starting Price (MSRP)
6.8
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Overview

Engine
2.0L Inline-4 Hybrid
Engine
3.5L V6 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 40 MPG
Hwy: 45 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 30 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
15.9 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
13.4 ft³
Trunk Volume
14.3 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0L Inline-4 Hybrid
3.5L V6 Gas
Horsepower
192 hp @ 6000 rpm
300 hp @ 6400 rpm
Torque
271 lb-ft @ 1770 rpm
261 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
N/A
3,565 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
42 MPG
24 MPG
City
40 MPG
20 MPG
Highway
45 MPG
30 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
4.2 Tons/yr
7.3 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
15.9 gallons
18 gallons
Cruising Range City
636 miles
360 miles
Cruising Range Highway
715.5 miles
540 miles

Battery Range & Charge Times

Battery Size
1.76 kWh
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
191.1 in
192.8 in
Height
57.5 in
56.5 in
Max Width
73.2 in
73.2 in
Front Width
63.5 in
62.4 in
Rear Width
63.8 in
62.4 in
Wheelbase
110.4 in
109.3 in
Ground Clearance
5.1 in
5.3 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
45.5 in
45 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.8 in
39.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58.1 in
56.7 in
Front Seat Hip Room
56 in
54.2 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
35.6 in
34.2 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.8 in
36.7 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
56.4 in
55.7 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
56 in
53.5 in

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
13.4 ft³
14.3 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
35.8 ft
N/A

Wheels

Wheels Type
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
17" x 7"
18" x 8.5"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7"
18" x 8.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P215/55VR17
P245/45VR18
Rear Tire
P215/55VR17
P245/45VR18
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Gravity Blue
  • Runway Red
  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Deep Blue Pearl
  • Gun Metallic
  • Super Black

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Aurora Black
  • Snow White Pearl
  • Carnelian Red Tintcoat
  • Pearl White Tricoat

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Leather Seat Trim
  • Cashmere, Leather-Appointed Seat Trim
  • Charcoal, Leather-Appointed Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
Standard
Not Available
Premium Sound System
Standard
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Optional
Not Available

Comfort

Navigation System
Standard
Standard
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Climate Control
Standard
Standard
Cooled Front Seat(s)
Optional
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Hands-Free Liftgate
Standard
Not Available
Heated Front Seat(s)
Standard
Standard
Heated Steering Wheel
Optional
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Optional
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Standard
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Not Available
Seat Memory
Optional
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Standard
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Not Available
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Not Available
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
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