How Far Can I Drive My Kia Optima Hybrid on One Tank of Gas?

By Product Expert | Posted in Hybrid Vehicles, Kia Optima Hybrid on Friday, June 5th, 2020 at 5:55 pm
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2020 Kia Optima Hybrid Driving Range and Fuel Efficiency 

Tampa Bay-area shoppers who are thinking of making the switch to a Kia Optima Hybrid might be curious about what kind of driving range the vehicle offers. Specifically, they may want to find out how far they can drive the Optima Hybrid on just one tank of gas. This 2020 Kia Optima Hybrid driving range and fuel efficiency guide is here to help.  

The 2020 Optima Hybrid delivers stunning good looks with a performance that’ll make every other vehicle you’ve had see green. Let’s dive into what kind of range the Optima Hybrid has to offer below.  

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Powerful and Streamlined Performance in 2020 Optima Hybrid 

White 2020 Kia Optima Hybrid

The 2020 Kia Optima Hybrid comes equipped with an impressively powerful setup in tow. A 2.0-liter GDI engine paired to a 6-speed automatic transmission sits beneath the hood of this hybrid sedan to deliver a combined 271 pound-feet of torque and 192 horsepower. The light-weight lithium polymer battery that helps run the Optima Hybrid has been engineered for this generation of Optima Hybrid models to increase energy by 13% and power by 19% over the previous generation.  

With the help of regenerative braking, the Kia Optima Hybrid is able to charge the electric motor’s battery every time you decelerate on the road. This means that by just driving your Optima Hybrid the vehicle’s battery will recharge.  

Optima Hybrid Fuel Economy 

The 2020 Kia Optima Hybrid is set to offer more power and energy on the road than previous model generations. This 2020 variant has earned an EPA-estimated 40 mpg in the city, 45 mpg on the highway, and 42 combined mpg. With a 15.9-gallon fuel tank in tow, the Optima Hybrid is able to travel an average of 667.8 miles combined on just one tank of gas. This kind of hybrid driving range, plus the regenerative braking capabilities, will help keep you and your Optima Hybrid on the road longer between fill-ups. 

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Find Your Next Hybrid Kia at Friendly Kia in New Port Richey 

Knowing how far your vehicle can get you between fill-ups can be crucial when heading out on road trips or weekend getaways. Thankfully for Pasco County drivers, the 2020 Kia Optima Hybrid provides an impressive driving range and fuel economy that help keep you on the road longer than most competitors. 

Car shoppers in the New Port Richey and Tampa Bay area can find their next hybrid Kia at Friendly Kia today! Head over to the Friendly Kia inventory to view our lineup of in-stock hybrid Kia models or contact a member of our team for more information about available vehicles.  

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