2018 Kia Optima Vs. 2018 Hyundai Elantra Fontana, CA


Come over to Valley Kia of Fontana to compare the 2018 Kia Optima versus the 2018 Hyundai Elantra. No matter which trim you choose, you’ll be pleasantly surprised by the power and fuel efficiency built into every Optima engine. The LX 1.6T trim includes a 1.6 liter Turbocharged engine with a 7-Speed Dual-Clutch Transmission for those seeking a balance of efficient, real-world power with improved fuel economy. The SX offers the 2.0 liter Turbo and steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters for ultimate performance and control. Every 2018 Optima is equipped with Blind Spot Detection and Lane Change Assist. So, when it comes to locating vehicles in your blind spot, including when you change lanes, you have extra help without the extra cost. Blind Spot Detection System offers convenient visual and audible signals to help warn you of objects not in your field of view. Lane Change Assist warns you when it detects a vehicle that's quickly approaching. Conveniently maneuver in and out of tight spaces like a pro. As a part of Kia Drive Wise technology, available Surround View Monitor gives you a bird's-eye view around your vehicle. Plus, every 2018 Optima comes equipped with Rear Camera Display so you can reverse with confidence. Standard subscription-free UVO connectivity with 7" Touch-Screen Display offers smart infotainment through an enhanced telematics suite and free smartphone app. Plus, you get hands-free command with UVO’s advanced voice-recognition technology. The Harman/Kardon® QuantumLogic™ technology transforms the Optima cabin into an astounding 7.1 channel surround sound experience through 10 speakers and 630 Watts. Clari-Fi™ restoration technology delivers music as it was intended to be heard. 

When compared to the 2018 Kia Optima, the 2018 Hyndai Elantra falls short. You use your apps constantly, but using them in the car is a big no-no because of the unsafe conditions it can create. Until now. With the Elantra’s Apple CarPlay support and Android Auto, all your favorite apps appear conveniently right on your touchscreen, giving you all the functionality of your smartphone right at your fingertips. That means you can keep your eyes on the road and off of your phone. Now your Elantra can be ready to go the second you arrive at your car. With just a tap of your finger or the sound of your voice on your smartphone or smart watch you can remotely lock and unlock your car, start and stop the engine and set cabin temperature. Blue Link features also extend to your other devices with services like keeping track of your Elantra’s health and finding and downloading destinations to your car.

Stop by Valley Kia of Fontana to compare the impressive 2018 Kia Optima versus the 2018 Hyundai Elantra. You can also browse our online inventory of Optima's here. We look forward to doing business with you!

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