The Kia K5 is a mid-size car manufactured by Kia Motors since 2000. The K5 was originally marketed as the Kia Optima until the 2021 model year. The 2022 Kia K5 comes in 7 available trim levels with loads of available features. In this article, we will explore the best features available on the 2022 Kia K5.
The 2022 Kia K5 comes with two available engine options. The first engine option is a Turbocharged 1.6L 4-cylinder engine. This engine produces a maximum of 180 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque. The second available engine is a Turbocharged 2.5L 4-cylinder engine. The 2.5L turbo, which is available on the GT trim level, produces up to 290 horsepower and 311 lb-ft of torque.
The Kia K5 comes standard with an 8-speed automatic transmission, while the GT trim level gets an 8-speed Dual Clutch Transmission with Steering Wheel-Mounted Paddle Shifters. The K5 comes in both a Front-Wheel Drive (FWD) and All-Wheel Drive (AWD) drivetrain. The Kia K5 receives incredible fuel-efficiency with an EPA-estimated 38 highway MPG on certain trim levels.
The 2022 Kia K5 is offered with numerous standard, available features. Standard features include 4-way adjustable driver's seat, standard heated front seats, remote keyless entry, push button start and 60/40 split rear folding seats. The Technology Package comes with the latest in cabin technology - a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with rear view camera, AM/FM/CD audio system with SiriusXM Satellite Radio and USB ports. The Leather Package comes standard with heated front seats, a 10-way power adjustable driver's seat w/ lumbar support, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob.
The Technology Package for the GT trim level includes a 12-speaker Bose premium audio system, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (DRCC), Forward Collision Avoidance with Pedestrian Detection, Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning and Blind Spot Detection.
The 2022 Kia K5 comes standard with an anti-lock brake system (ABS) w/ Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD), brake assist, hill start assist control and smart-stop technology to help the car stop in emergency situations. The Advanced Airbag System provides front driver and passenger airbags, front seat-mounted side impact airbags, rear thorax side-impact airbags and head protection curtains for both rows of seats. With standard daytime running lights, the K5 comes standard with Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Traction Control System (TCS) and Engine Drag Torque Control System.
The GT trim level for the 2022 Kia K5 adds a Lane Keep Assist System, High Beam Assist, Driver Attention Warning system, Front Collision-Avoidance Assist, Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning, Blind Spot Detection and Rear-Camera Display.
All Kia vehicles come with a Limited/Lifetime Powertrain warranty, a 5-year/60,000 mile fully transferable bumper-to-bumper basic limited warranty and a 10 year / 100,000 mile anti-perforation basic limited warranty.
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