The 2013 Kia Optima LX has been named the Most Affordable Midsize Sedan by, a leading source for automotive information.

Another Kia vehicle, the Optima Hybrid, received a 5th place finish in the list.

To be on the list, the vehicles have to have certain features and options:

  • Automatic transmissionGray Optima
  • Cruise control
  • USB
  • Bluetooth wireless technology
  • Power driver’s seat
  • Backup camera

The cars were analyzed on upfront costs and cost of ownership. took into account 5 years of ownership, including fuel costs.

Kia Optima LX Brings Affordable Driving

The Kia Optima offers tremendous value with a sleek and sophisticated design and plenty of technology and convenience features. Over the past few years, the Optima’s popularity and great price have made it Kia Motor’s best-selling vehicle. In 2012, 152,399 Kia Optimas were sold, and it has been Kia’s top-mover for 19 consecutive months.

At the half-way point, the Kia Optima is on pace to set to surpass the 2012 numbers.

With so many drivers discovering the value and quality of the Kia Optima, it is not surprising to see so many Optimas on the road today.

“The results of the Most Affordable Midsize Sedan ranking clearly highlight Kia’s commitment to providing the best value to our customers.” – Michael Sprague, Kia VP of Marketing and Communications

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Kia Soaring to New Heights

With a flood of awards and recognitions, Kia has made itself one of the fastest growing car brands in the country.

Kia is advancing automotive design with stylish, sophisticated, and affordable vehicles that never lack in technology or comfort.

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