2017 Kia Optima vs. 2017 Ford Fusion

The 2017 Kia Optima isn't just a stylish sedan that doubles as the Official Vehicle of the NBA. It's also a powerful, feature-filled, safe and affordable mid-size sedan, and one that overwhelms the 2017 Ford Fusion in a side-by-side comparison. Here's a few safety features the 2017 Optima has that the 2017 Fusion does not:

  • Available Forward Collision Warning System.
  • Available Blind Spot Detection System.
  • Available Autonomous Emergency Braking.

And here's the price of the 2017 Kia Optima: About $16,380 at Friendly Kia with our available VIP Price, $1,000 less than our competition is asking for the 2017 Ford Fusion.

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2017 Kia Optima Vs. 2017 Ford Fusion
$16,380 (Friendly Kia VIP) Price $17,684 (The Competition)
25, 36 Base Fuel Economy (city, highway) 21, 32
185 Base HP 175
Yes IIHS Top Safety Pick? Yes
Yes Available Forward Collision Warning System? No
Yes Available Blind-Spot Detection System? No
10 years or 100,000 miles limited powertrain; 5 years or 60,000 miles bumper-to-bumper Warranty Coverage 5 years or 60,000 miles limited powertrain; 3 years or 36,000 miles bumper-to-bumper

The 2017 Optima Reigns Supreme in the Tampa, Clearwater and St. Petersburg FL Area

When you consider the ample benefits of the 2017 Kia Optima, that's a sweet price and some great safety features for a sedan that has been named an IIHS Top Safety Pick for seven consecutive years running, but the 2017 Optima has other advantages over the 2017 Fusion:

  • Base fuel economy of 25 mpg city, 36 mpg highway – an improvement over the 2017 Fusion's base MPG of 21 city, 32 highway.
  • Base horsepower of 185 HP vs. the 2017 Fusion's base of 175 HP.

All of these performance, fuel-efficiency and safety advantages make the 2017 Kia Optima the optimal midsize sedan! Come shop and save with the sporty, safe 2017 Kia Optima at Friendly Kia, 5819 US Highway 19 in New Port Richey, FL. We also serve the Tampa, Clearwater and St. Petersburg area, as well as Brooksville, Trinity, Tarpon Springs and Spring Hill. Please call us at (877) 544-6706 or visit us on the lot so we can set you up with a test drive today. If you plan on purchasing a new or used car, please take advantage of our trade-in policy and our exclusive partnership with Kelley Blue Book KBB.com's Trade-In Marketplace/Buying Center.

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