2017 Kia Optima hybrid review

2015 Optima Hybrid
2015 Optima Hybrid

The Kia Optima HEV (hybrid electric vehicle) drives like a conventional car with little evidence it is anything other than ‘normal’ — except for its impressive fuel mileage in town and on the highway.

The combination of electric motor, gasoline engine and conventional automatic transmission yields terrific higway mileage



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At the age of five I was already obsessed with all things automotive being able to identify the make and model of car by just the sound of its engine going down the street in front of our house in the small town on the south shore of Nova Scotia. Although I have been covering and writing about the automotive scene for more than 40 years and the light still grows brightly.