Kia Optima – 2016-Present
2016 kia optima2014-2015
2014 kia optima2011-2013
2011 kia optima2009-10
2009 kia optima2006-08
2006 kia optima2004-05
2004 kia optimaKia Magentis – 2000-03
2000 kia optima

Kia Optima History

The Kia Optima is a global car that wears different nameplates depending on the country. In Canada it debuted in 2000 as the Kia Magentis but was renamed Optima for the second generation. In 15 years Kia Optima went from a small afterthought to a leading contender in the mid-size sedan category. Its top-class design and aggressive stance the Optima easily competes against Ford Fusion, Honda Accord, Toyota Camry, and its older cousin Hyundai Sonata.