2010 Kia Optima Trims

Average Price:$11,461
The 2010 Kia Optima LX serves as the base trim for this four-door sedan model line. The LX is powered by an inline four-cylinder engine (175 horsepower, 169 lb-ft of torque) that’s pair... Read More

The 2010 Kia Optima LX serves as the base trim for this four-door sedan model line. The LX is powered by an inline four-cylinder engine (175 horsepower, 169 lb-ft of torque) that’s paired with a five-speed manual transmission with overdrive and gets 22 city/32 highway mpg. A five-speed automatic transmission is available.

The LX's interior features include air conditioning, cruise control with steering-wheel-mounted controls, power windows with one-touch down, power locks, keyless entry, a tilt/telescoping steering wheel, a 60/40-split rear seat, and a six-speaker AM/FM/CD/MP3/SIRIUS audio system with USB/auxiliary input jack and steering-wheel-mounted controls. Exterior highlights include steel wheels with 205/60R16 tires, a chrome front grille, body-color door handles and side moldings, and clear lens projection headlights.

Powertrain: 2.4L 175 hp I4 Engine, FWD, 5-Speed Automatic Transmission, MPG: 28
Air Conditioning Air filtration · Front air conditioning · Front air conditioning zones: single
Airbags Front airbags: dual · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side airbags: front · Side curtain airbags: front and rear
Audio System Antenna Type: element · Auxiliary audio input: USB, jack · In-Dash CD: single disc · MP3 player: CD MP3 Playback · Radio: AM/FM · Satellite Radio: Sirius · Total Number of Speakers: 6
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Front brake diameter: 11.0 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 10.3 · Rear brakes: disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors: LATCH system · Emergency interior trunk release
Comfort Features Cargo area light · Reading lights: front
Convenience Features Ashtray: with lighter · Center console: front console with storage · Cruise control · Cupholders: front and rear · Multi-function remote: keyless entry with panic alarm · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering · Remote fuel filler door release · Steering wheel: tilt-adjustable, tilt and telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: audio and cruise controls · Storage: accessory hook, door pockets - front, front seatback, sunglasses holder · Universal garage door opener: Homelink
Driver Seat Adjustable lumbar support · Height adjustable · Manual adjustments: 6
Engine Battery saver
Exterior Features Body side moldings: body-color · Bumper color: body-color · Chrome accents · Door handle color: body-color · Grille color: chrome · Mirror color: body-color · Rear bumper color: body-color · Window trim: chrome
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests · Front headrests: adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Tachometer · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level
Lights Headlights: dusk sensing, Halogen, Auto on/off
Locks 2-stage unlocking · Power door locks: remote
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: integrated turn signals, heated, power · Inside rearview mirror: manual day/night · Vanity mirrors: dual
Passenger Seat Active head restraint · Adjustable lumbar support: manual · Manual Adjustments: recline, 4
Rear Seats Center armrest: with cupholders, pass-thru · Folding: split folding · Type: 60-40 split bench
Safety Active head restraints: dual front · Body side reinforcements: side impact door beams · Crumple zones: front and rear · Impact sensor: door unlock
Seatbelts Front seatbelts: 3-point · Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front · Second row seatbelts: 3-point
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: cloth
Spare Tire Mount Location: inside · Size: temporary
Spare Wheel Rim Type: steel
Stability and Traction Stability control: electronic · Traction control
Suspension Front Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: MacPherson struts · Rear Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front and rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Wheels Rim type: steel · Wheel covers: full
Windows Front wipers: variable intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows · Rear defogger · Tinted: windshield
Average Price:$13,057
The 2010 Kia Optima EX shares interior and exterior features with the base LX trim and makes a few upgrades and changes. The EX shares an engine with the LX (a 175-horsepower I4), but c... Read More

The 2010 Kia Optima EX shares interior and exterior features with the base LX trim and makes a few upgrades and changes. The EX shares an engine with the LX (a 175-horsepower I4), but comes standard with a five-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission and gets 22 city/32 highway mpg.

The EX's interior additions include air conditioning with automatic temperature control, an eight-way power-adjustable driver’s seat with lumbar support, a trip computer, auto-dimming rearview mirror with HomeLink and compass, leather seat trim, and leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob. The exterior adds alloy wheels with 205/60R16 tires, chrome door handles, and foglights.

Adds to LX:
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Air filtration · Front air conditioning: automatic climate control · Front air conditioning zones: single
Airbags Front airbags: dual · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side airbags: front · Side curtain airbags: front and rear
Audio System Antenna Type: element · Auxiliary audio input: USB, jack · In-Dash CD: single disc · MP3 player: CD MP3 Playback · Radio: AM/FM · Satellite Radio: Sirius · Total Number of Speakers: 6
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Front brake diameter: 11.0 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 10.3 · Rear brakes: disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors: LATCH system · Emergency interior trunk release
Comfort Features Cargo area light · Floor Mat Material: carpet · Floor Mats: front and rear · Reading lights: front · Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Ashtray: with lighter · Center console: front console with storage · Cruise control · Cupholders: front and rear · Multi-function remote: keyless entry with panic alarm · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering · Remote fuel filler door release · Steering wheel: tilt and telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: audio and cruise controls · Storage: accessory hook, door pockets - front, front seatback, sunglasses holder, seatback
Driver Seat Adjustable lumbar support: power · Height adjustable · Power adjustments: recline, 8
Engine Battery saver
Exterior Features Body side moldings: body-color · Bumper color: body-color · Door handle color: chrome · Grille color: chrome · Mirror color: body-color · Rear bumper color: body-color · Window trim: chrome
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests: height adjustable · Front headrests: adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Compass · Tachometer · Trip computer · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level
Lights Front fog lights · Headlights: dusk sensing, Halogen, Auto on/off
Locks 2-stage unlocking · Power door locks: remote
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: integrated turn signals, heated, power · Inside rearview mirror: auto-dimming · Vanity mirrors: dual illuminating
Passenger Seat Adjustable lumbar support · Manual Adjustments: recline
Rear Seats Center armrest: with cupholders, pass-thru · Folding: split folding · Type: 60-40 split bench
Safety Active head restraints: dual front · Body side reinforcements: side impact door beams · Crumple zones: front and rear · Impact sensor: door unlock
Seatbelts Front seatbelts: 3-point · Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front · Second row seatbelts: 3-point
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: leather
Spare Tire Mount Location: inside · Size: temporary
Spare Wheel Rim Type: steel
Stability and Traction Stability control: electronic · Traction control
Suspension Front Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: MacPherson struts · Rear Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front and rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Wheels Rim type: alloy
Windows Front wipers: variable intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows · Rear defogger · Solar-tinted glass: front
Average Price:$14,196
The 2010 Kia Optima SX shares drivetrain, interior, and exterior features with the EX trim with some significant and sporty upgrades. The SX's interior additions feature paddle shifter... Read More

The 2010 Kia Optima SX shares drivetrain, interior, and exterior features with the EX trim with some significant and sporty upgrades.

The SX's interior additions feature paddle shifters, supervision instrumentation, sport-cloth/leather seat trim, smart key and push-button start, aluminum interior trim, and metal pedals. The exterior gets hyper silver finished alloy wheels with 215/50R17 tires, a black-mesh front grille, and blacked-out projection headlights.

Adds to LX:
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Air filtration · Front air conditioning: automatic climate control · Front air conditioning zones: single
Airbags Front airbags: dual · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side airbags: front · Side curtain airbags: front and rear
Audio System Antenna Type: element · Auxiliary audio input: USB, jack · In-Dash CD: single disc · MP3 player: CD MP3 Playback · Radio: AM/FM · Satellite Radio: Sirius · Total Number of Speakers: 6
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Front brake diameter: 11.0 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 10.3 · Rear brakes: disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Emergency interior trunk release
Comfort Features Cargo area light · Floor Mat Material: carpet · Floor Mats: front and rear · Reading lights: front · Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Ashtray: with lighter · Center console: front console with storage · Cruise control · Cupholders: front and rear · Keyless ignition: push-button start · Multi-function remote: keyless entry with panic alarm · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering · Remote fuel filler door release · Steering wheel: tilt and telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: audio and cruise controls · Storage: accessory hook, door pockets - front, front seatback, sunglasses holder · Universal garage door opener: Homelink
Driver Seat Active head restraint · Adjustable lumbar support: power · Height adjustable · Power adjustments: recline, 8
Engine Battery saver
Exterior Features Body side moldings: body-color · Bumper color: body-color · Chrome accents · Door handle color: chrome · Grille color: black · Mirror color: body-color · Rear bumper color: body-color · Window trim: chrome
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests: height adjustable · Front headrests: adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Compass · Tachometer · Trip computer · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level
Lights Front fog lights · Headlights: blacked out
Locks 2-stage unlocking · Power door locks: remote
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: integrated turn signals, heated, power · Inside rearview mirror: auto-dimming · Vanity mirrors: dual illuminating
Passenger Seat Adjustable lumbar support: manual · Manual Adjustments: recline
Rear Seats Center armrest: with cupholders, pass-thru · Folding: split folding · Type: 60-40 split bench
Safety Active head restraints: dual front · Body side reinforcements: side impact door beams · Crumple zones: front and rear
Seatbelts Front seatbelts: 3-point · Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front · Second row seatbelts: 3-point
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: sport cloth
Spare Tire Mount Location: inside · Size: temporary
Spare Wheel Rim Type: steel
Stability and Traction Stability control: electronic · Traction control
Suspension Front Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: MacPherson struts · Rear Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front and rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Wheels Rim type: alloy
Windows Front wipers: variable intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows · Rear defogger · Solar-tinted glass: front
Average Price:$14,237
The 2010 Kia Optima EX V6 is nearly identical to the Optima EX trim with the I4 engine, but the EX V6 is powered by, naturally, a V6 that produces 194 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque... Read More

The 2010 Kia Optima EX V6 is nearly identical to the Optima EX trim with the I4 engine, but the EX V6 is powered by, naturally, a V6 that produces 194 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque, is mated to a five-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission, and gets 20 city/28 highway mpg. The exterior is also the same as the EX's, with the one exception of dual exhaust for the EX V6.

Adds to LX:
Enhanced Powertrain: 2.7L 194 hp V6 Engine, MPG: 24
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Air filtration · Front air conditioning: automatic climate control · Front air conditioning zones: single
Airbags Front airbags: dual · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side airbags: front · Side curtain airbags: front and rear
Audio System Antenna Type: element · Auxiliary audio input: USB, jack · In-Dash CD: single disc · MP3 player: CD MP3 Playback · Radio: AM/FM · Satellite Radio: Sirius · Total Number of Speakers: 6
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Front brake diameter: 11.0 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 10.3 · Rear brakes: disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors: LATCH system · Emergency interior trunk release
Comfort Features Cargo area light · Floor Mat Material: carpet · Floor Mats: front and rear · Reading lights: front · Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Ashtray: with lighter · Center console: front console with storage · Cruise control · Cupholders: front and rear · Multi-function remote: keyless entry with panic alarm · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering · Remote fuel filler door release · Steering wheel: tilt and telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: audio and cruise controls · Storage: accessory hook, front seatback, door pockets - front, sunglasses holder, seatback
Driver Seat Adjustable lumbar support: power · Height adjustable · Power adjustments: recline, 8
Engine Battery saver
Exterior Features Body side moldings: body-color · Bumper color: body-color · Door handle color: chrome · Exhaust: dual exhaust tips · Grille color: chrome · Mirror color: body-color · Rear bumper color: body-color · Window trim: chrome
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests: height adjustable · Front headrests: adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Compass · Tachometer · Trip computer · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level
Lights Front fog lights · Headlights: dusk sensing, Halogen, Auto on/off
Locks 2-stage unlocking · Power door locks: remote
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: integrated turn signals, heated, power · Inside rearview mirror: auto-dimming · Vanity mirrors: dual illuminating
Passenger Seat Adjustable lumbar support · Manual Adjustments: recline
Rear Seats Center armrest: with cupholders, pass-thru · Folding: split folding · Type: 60-40 split bench
Safety Active head restraints: dual front · Body side reinforcements: side impact door beams · Crumple zones: front and rear · Impact sensor: door unlock
Seatbelts Front seatbelts: 3-point · Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front · Second row seatbelts: 3-point
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: leather
Spare Tire Mount Location: inside · Size: temporary
Spare Wheel Rim Type: steel
Stability and Traction Stability control: electronic · Traction control
Suspension Front Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: MacPherson struts · Rear Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front and rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Wheels Rim type: alloy
Windows Front wipers: variable intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows · Rear defogger · Solar-tinted glass: front
SX V6
Average Price:$14,874
The 2010 Kia Optima SX V6 shares all the interior features of the SX trim and nearly all the exterior features, although the SX V6 adds dual exhaust. The main difference is under the ho... Read More

The 2010 Kia Optima SX V6 shares all the interior features of the SX trim and nearly all the exterior features, although the SX V6 adds dual exhaust. The main difference is under the hood, where the SX V6 gets a 194-horsepower V6 (184 lb-ft of torque) mated to a five-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission that gets 20 city/28 highway mpg.

Adds to LX:
Enhanced Powertrain: 2.7L 194 hp V6 Engine, MPG: 24
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Air filtration · Front air conditioning: automatic climate control · Front air conditioning zones: single
Airbags Front airbags: dual · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Side airbags: front · Side curtain airbags: front and rear
Audio System Antenna Type: element · Auxiliary audio input: USB, jack · In-Dash CD: single disc · MP3 player: CD MP3 Playback · Radio: AM/FM · Satellite Radio: Sirius · Total Number of Speakers: 6
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Front brake diameter: 11.0 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 10.3 · Rear brakes: disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Emergency interior trunk release
Comfort Features Cargo area light · Floor Mat Material: carpet · Floor Mats: front and rear · Reading lights: front · Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Ashtray: with lighter · Center console: front console with storage · Cruise control · Cupholders: front and rear · Keyless ignition: push-button start · Multi-function remote: keyless entry with panic alarm · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering · Remote fuel filler door release · Steering wheel: tilt and telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: audio and cruise controls · Storage: accessory hook, front seatback, door pockets - front, sunglasses holder · Universal garage door opener: Homelink
Driver Seat Active head restraint · Adjustable lumbar support: power · Height adjustable · Power adjustments: recline, 8
Engine Battery saver
Exterior Features Body side moldings: body-color · Bumper color: body-color · Chrome accents · Door handle color: chrome · Exhaust: dual exhaust tips · Grille color: black · Mirror color: body-color · Rear bumper color: body-color · Window trim: chrome
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests: height adjustable · Front headrests: adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Compass · Tachometer · Trip computer · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level
Lights Front fog lights · Headlights: blacked out
Locks 2-stage unlocking · Power door locks: remote
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: integrated turn signals, heated, power · Inside rearview mirror: auto-dimming · Vanity mirrors: dual illuminating
Passenger Seat Adjustable lumbar support: manual · Manual Adjustments: recline
Rear Seats Center armrest: with cupholders, pass-thru · Folding: split folding · Type: 60-40 split bench
Safety Active head restraints: dual front · Body side reinforcements: side impact door beams · Crumple zones: front and rear
Seatbelts Front seatbelts: 3-point · Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front · Second row seatbelts: 3-point
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: sport cloth
Spare Tire Mount Location: inside · Size: temporary
Spare Wheel Rim Type: steel
Stability and Traction Stability control: electronic · Traction control
Suspension Front Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: MacPherson struts · Rear Shock Type: gas shock absorbers · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front and rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Wheels Rim type: alloy
Windows Front wipers: variable intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows · Rear defogger · Solar-tinted glass: front