2019 Kia Optima Trim Levels Comparison

2019 Kia Optima Overhead View of Red Exterior

Since its inception nearly two decades ago, the Kia Optima has earned a reputation for providing prospective customers with an outstanding value. With four trims to choose from in the 2019 model year—LX, S, EX, and SX—there is an Optima for just about everyone. Now, which one would best suit you and your needs?

To help answer this common question, our team at Serra Trussville Kia has come up with a 2019 Kia Optima trim levels comparison. As you will see shortly, we’ve highlighted some of the features and technology systems for each trim grade of the 2019 Kia Optima, and we’ll bet that you’ll have a better idea of which model would be best for you after looking at our breakdown below. So, what are you waiting? Learn everything you need to know below!



Features and Technology Systems for the 2019 Kia Optima

LX – Standard features include Lane Change Assist, Lane Keeping Assist-Line, Lane Departure Warning, Forward Collision Warning, Forward Collision-Avoidance Assistance, Driver Attention Warning, Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning, Blind Spot Collision Warning, a rearview mirror, and an eight-inch touchscreen that comes fully loaded with Siri Eyes Free, Bluetooth, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and more. Starting MSRP is $22,990.

S – Added features include a leather-wrapped steering wheel with a matching gear shift knob, sport black cloth seat trim with leatherette bolsters, satellite radio, dual-zone automatic climate control, and an auto-dimming rearview mirror. Starting MSRP is $24,990.

EX – Added features include a rear-seat USB port, a 12V power outlet, heated front seats, keyless entry, Forward Collision-Avoidance Assistance with Pedestrian Detection, Smart Cruise Control with Stop & Go, leather upholstery, and an electronic parking brake. Starting MSRP is $26,890.

SX – Added features include a flat-bottom steering wheel with wheel-mounted shift paddles, dual exhaust tips, a sport-tuned suspension, a heated steering wheel, a 10-speaker Harman Kardon audio system, ambient lighting, ventilated front seats, a panoramic sunroof, a navigation system, adaptive LED headlights, LED fog lights, and metal interior trim. Starting MSRP is $31,990.