The new Kia Optima has been awarded top honours in two categories at this year’s red dot product design competition in Germany
The new Kia Optima has been awarded top honours in two categories at this year’s red dot product design competition in Germany. The Kia Optima was awarded the ‘best of the best’ title which is the competitions highest distinction for rewarding groundbreaking design.The all new Kia Optima replaces the Kia Magentis and is longer, wider and lower than its predecessor. The Kia Optima offers numerous standard exterior features including dual exhausts, solar glass and indicators on the wing mirrors. Depending on the trim level, fog lights, heated exterior mirrors, exterior chrome or body-colour door handles along with 17-inch alloy wheels. The interior of the Kia Optima has an overall sporty feeling with precise gauges and controls. There is an optional glass panoramic sunroof that will provide an open air feeling. The Kia Optima will arrive in showrooms this year and prices will be announced closer to launch.