The Kia Optima Sedan Hybrid has 57 hp more horsepower than Hyundai. The Kia Optima Sedan Hybrid will be distinctly more dynamically speed up thanks to grater horsepower. Also getting ahead of obstacles like TIRs or buses while driving should be a piece of cake for the Kia Optima Sedan Hybrid equipped with more powerful motor.
The Kia Optima Sedan Hybrid 2.0 DOHC HYBRID 190HP manual consumes 3.5 l fewer amount of fuel in the mixed cycle than the Hyundai. The difference in the amount of 39 % will be quite significant in everyday usage of the car. In the long period of time it will bring you a substantial cost reduction.
The Kia Optima Sedan Hybrid 2.0 DOHC HYBRID 190HP manual has 161 Nm more torque in comparison to the Hyundai. Although the vast majority of people do not appreciate the maximum torque when choosing a car, it shows the best how a car acclerates. In this case the difference is quite big thus the Kia Optima will provide you with better sensation of driving.
The Kia burns up of 54 percent petrol fewer while driving inside city than the Hyundai Sonata IV. The Kia Optima Sedan Hybrid, as a representative of D segment, consumes of 4.9 l per 100 km less than the medium level in its segment. The average fuel consumption in the “middle” segment equals to 10.6 l per 100 km.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Kia Optima Sedan Hybrid 2.0 DOHC HYBRID 190HP manual speeds up to 100k\h by
faster in comparison to the Hyundai. A noticable difference in
acceleration in favor of the Kia will allow him to overtake much
faster and avoid other obstacles.
Maximal torque RPM
A big difference in rpm at which the maximum torque is produced clearly shows that a car which does not require to be revved high is this of the Kia Optima Sedan Hybrid. The engine of the Hyundai Sonata IV achieves its full efficiency at 4,500 revolutions/minute which is by 3,105 revolutions/minute lower than the Kia Optima Sedan Hybrid.
The width of the vehicle influences directly on passanger's inner room as well as stability of driving. The Kia Optima is 2 millimeters wider in comparison to the Hyundai Sonata IV. It is often clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The wheelbase of a car is the length separating its front and rear wheels. The wheelbase significantly affects the driving because of more desirable vehicle's weight distribution. Kia Optima Sedan Hybrid has 2 % longer wheelbase distance than Hyundai. Wheelbase dimensions are crucial to the balance and steering. Hence, the mass of Kia should be better distributed and driving should be smoother and safer.
Number of gears
The Kia have a higher speed count than the Hyundai which means
that Kia will have
faster speeding up and better fuel
economy. But the difference is quiet
little and if you are not drag
racer at a timed event you would not even
observe the difference.
The Kia Optima Sedan Hybrid 2.0 DOHC HYBRID 190HP manual is 1 percent longer when compared to the Hyundai. The length of the vehicle is important in terms of driving comfort and space in the trunk. The Kia Optima Sedan Hybrid 2.0 DOHC HYBRID 190HP manual probably will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. At the same time the Kia Optima Sedan Hybrid will be better driven but the Hyundai Sonata IV Sedan will be a little easier for parking due to shorter length .
Model release date
Manufacture of the older vehicle commenced 6 years prior to Hyundai hence we may expect that this vehicle features significantly less advanced parts used.