2018 Kia Optima Plug-In vs. 2018 Toyota Prius Fontana, CA
The new 2018 Kia Optima Plug-in and the 2018 Toyota Prius have hit the streets, and they are making a show of it. Which has left drivers wondering which vehicle will be a better fit for them and their lifestyle. Valley Kia of Fontana, CA is here to help make the head to head comparison of each to make sure you’re getting all that you desire out of your next vehicle purchase.
2018 Kia Optima Plug-In
Get behind the wheel of the 2018 Kia Optima Plug-in Hybrid and attract all the attention. The Optima Plug-in combines meticulously crafted details like aerodynamic lines, uniquely sleek wheels, and an innovative active air-flap embedded in the grille. They're designed to work together to maximize fuel economy, so you don't have to choose between form and function. On the first drive you'll notice how the lower resistance design provides a quieter, more comfortable drive. And the first time you plug in to recharge, you'll notice just how rarely you have to do it at all, given the all-electric estimated range of 0-29 miles.
It's performance tailored to you. HEV mode delivers the efficiency and refinement of the Optima Hybrid, while EV mode lets you go fully electric. And named a Transitional Zero Emission Vehicle (TZEV) by the California Air Resource Board, the Optima Plug-in Hybrid is eligible for a High-Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) decal in California and other select states. So, you can use HOV lanes even when you're driving solo. CA residents can learn more here. We took the intelligent combination of a permanent magnet synchronus electric motor and a Gasoline Direct Injection engine and added the power to go all electric. Proving with the 2018 Optima you can have it all.
2018 Toyota Prius
The Toyota Prius led the revolution, and now in 2018 it's still a brilliant solution. Toyota is looking to shatter all expectations with the all new 2018 Toyota Prius. The 2018 Prius has an unmistakable, bold look that shakes up the status quo. Its sleek shape has been engineered to cheat the wind and win over the crowd. The Prius features Bi-LED elements in the headlights, available integrated fog lights and accent lights, making front-end lighting that is as dramatic as it is efficient. It's one unexpected look, and it's ready to help you light up the night. Plus, the dynamic chassis helps ensure the Prius is always up for some fun.
The 2018 Toyota Prius is a rethink of the hybrid. A double-wishbone style multi-link rear suspension gives the 2018 Prius responsive handling and a smooth ride. And that's just the beginning. Its condensed design takes up less space outside the cabin, so you get lots of cargo room inside, too. Additionally, the Prius Touring models feature unique suspension tuning to help take the fun to a whole new level. Each component has been engineered to give you a thrilling driving experience, giving you the confidence to take on your favorite twisty road.
Are you ready for a drive?Valley Kia of Fontana, CA is here to help make sure that you make the right decision when it comes to your vehicle. Come test drive the new 2018 Kia Optima and see for yourself why it's the right choice, every time.