KIA Optima vs Volkswagen ‭Arteon Comparison

Compare for KIA Optima vs Volkswagen ‭Arteon

Below is the detailed car comparison, based on price, specifications & other features, of KIA Optima and Volkswagen ‭Arteon. KIA Optima is priced between $22,990 - 31,990 while Volkswagen ‭Arteon is priced between $35,845 - 46,210 . Talking about the technical specifications, KIA Optima LX houses 2359 cc engine whereas Volkswagen ‭Arteon SE engine displacement is 1983 cc.

Overview KIA Optima Volkswagen ‭Arteon
$22,990 $35,845
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KIA Optima
Volkswagen ‭Arteon
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    Aidan 10 Dec, 2019 for Volkswagen ‭Arteon

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From The Experts

  • Pros
  • Cons
KIA Optima

Essential driving assistance features as standard

Easy to use infotainment system

Upscale ride quality and handling. 

Volkswagen ‭Arteon

Attractive design

Powerful turbocharged engine

All-wheel-drive mechanism

KIA Optima

Clumsy base engine

Average fuel efficiency

Moderate second row and trunk space.

Volkswagen ‭Arteon

Very pocket-pinching

No standard adaptive cruise control

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Technical Specifications
Engine Details
No Of Cylinders 4 4
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Compression Ratio 11.3:1 9.3:1
Drive Type FWD FWD
Gear Box 6-Speed 8-Speed
Transmission Type Automatic Automatic
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Engine Displacement 2359 cc 1983 cc
Power 185 hp 268 hp
Torque 241 Nm 350 Nm
Dimensions & Capacity
Seating Capacity 5 5
No Of Doors 4 4
Length 4854 mm 4861 mm
Width 1859 mm 1872 mm
Height 1466 mm 1435 mm
Ground Clearance 135 mm 137 mm
Wheel Base 2804 mm 2842 mm
Kerb Weight 1465 Kg 1658 kg
Front Headroom 1011 mm 957 mm
Front Legroom 1155 mm 1046 mm
Rear Headroom 960 mm 940 mm
Rear Legroom 904 mm 1021 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 70 L 66 L
Cargo Volume 450 L 770 L
Suspension & Brakes
Front Suspension MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Multi-Link Double Wishbone
Wheel & Tyre
Tyre Size 205/65R16 245/45 R18
Tyre Type Radial Radial
Wheel Size R16 R18
Alloy Wheel Size 16 Inch 18 Inch
Turning Radius 5.4 m 5.9 m
Steering Gear Type Rack & Pinion Rack & Pinion
Adjustable Steering Column Yes Yes
Steering Column Tilt and Telescopic Tilt & Telescopic
Steering Type Power Electric Power
Safety & Security
Anti-Lock Braking System
Driver Airbag
Side Airbag-Front
Rear Seat Belts
Seat Belt Warning
Brake Assist
Door Ajar Warning
Crash Sensor
Child Safety Locks
Side Impact Beams
Front Impact Beams
Day & Night Rear View Mirror
Rear Camera
Traction Control
Height Adjustable Front Seat Belts
Engine Check Warning
Tyre Pressure Monitor
Vehicle Stability Control System
Central Locking
Smart Access Card Entry
Power Door Locks
Engine Immobilizer
Engine Details
Engine 2.4L Petrol Engine, In-Line 4 Cylinder 16 Valve DOHC 2.0L Petrol Engine, 4 Cylinder 16 Valve DOHC
Valve Configuration DOHC DOHC
Comfort & Convenience
Air Conditioner
Power Steering
Rear A/C Vents
Engine Start/Stop Button
Accessory Power Outlet
Foldable Rear Seat
Adjustable Seats
Low Fuel Warning Light
Automatic Climate Control
Rear Seat Headrest
Heated Seats - Front
Cup Holders-Front
Vanity Mirror
Seat Lumbar Support
Cruise Control
Multi-function Steering Wheel
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Keyless Entry
Power Windows Front
Steering Wheel Gearshift Paddle
On Board Computer
Centre Console Armrest
Entertainment & Communication
Speakers Front
Speakers Rear
Integrated 2DIN Audio
Bluetooth Connectivity
USB & Auxiliary Input
Voice Control
Touch Screen
Front Brake Type Ventilated Discs Ventilated Discs
Rear Brake Type Solid Discs Discs
Adjustable Headlights
Alloy Wheels
Integrated Antenna
Manually Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicator
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
Rain Sensing Wiper
Rear Window Wiper
Removable Convertible Top
Sun Roof Optional
Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank
Digital Clock
Digital Odometer
Electric Adjustable Seats
Electronic Multi Tripmeter
Tacho Meter
Headlamp Type Projector LED

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