2016 Kia Optima
#40 of 2016 Sedan/Hatchback/Wagons
#86 of all 2016 vehicles
The Optima, a mainstay of Kia's lineup since 2001, is a midsize sedan with seating up to 5. Strong on technology, it has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2015. Exceeding the average MPG (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and the carbon footprint. The Kia Optima packs some potency, exceeding the average horsepower for its class. Kia offers a 5-year, 60,000-mile basic warranty, and a 10-year, 100,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2016 Kia Optima has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0474% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.4095%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0474% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.4095% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2016 Kia Optima is 2% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other sedans, hatchbacks, and wagons, the 2016 Kia Optima is 6% less likely to result in a fatal accident.
2016 Kia Optima offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 14%.