The Kia Optima was first released back in 2011 and was a trusted member of the brand’s lineup while also offering a technology-packed option to mid-size sedan shoppers. To celebrate the sedan’s 10th birthday, the brand changed its nameplate to the Kia K5 so it matches across the global market. In addition to sporting a new name, the 2021 Kia K5 is also equipped with enhanced features and potent performance. Continue reading below to learn about the 2021 Kia K5 at Mike Murphy Kia in Brunswick, GA!
The 2021 Kia K5 comes in four trim level options that include LX, LXS, GT-Line and EX models, which offer an array of features and performance capabilities for shoppers to choose from. The sedan is powered by a standard 1.6-liter turbocharged GDI four-cylinder engine that produces 180 horsepower and 195 pound-feet of torque, pairing nicely with the new 8-speed automatic transmission. The GT-Line K5 is equipped with a 2.5-liter turbocharged GDI + MPI four-cylinder engine that produces 290 horsepower and 311 pound-feet of torque that pairs with an 8-speed Dual Clutch Transmission that allows it to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 5.8 seconds.
The 2021 Kia K5 comes with a standard 8-inch touchscreen display that offers split-screen functionality and features Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ smartphone integration. Shoppers can also upgrade to an available 10.25-inch touchscreen display with UVO telematics, navigation and multi-connection Bluetooth® connectivity. Shoppers also receive standard Kia Drive Wise advanced safety features like Forward Collision Warning, Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist, Driver Attention Warning, Lane Following Assist, along with several available features.
If you are interested in learning more about the all-new 2021 Kia K5 in southern Georgia, view our inventory at Mike Murphy Kia in Brunswick. Our dealership offers a vast selection of new Kia models and our staff would be happy to help you find the perfect one to compliment your lifestyle. Give us a call at 833-326-0118 if you have any questions. We hope to see you soon!