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Does 2012 Kia Optima EX have turbo?

Does 2012 Kia Optima EX have turbo?

Equipped with a 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine, the 2012 Kia Optima EX Turbo is good for 274 hp and 269 lb-ft of torque; both decent numbers for a car in its class. Nothing too scary fast, and nothing too stodgy or slow. It really is a great engine.

How much horsepower does a 2012 Kia Optima EX have?

192 to 200 hp2012 Kia Optima EX / Horsepower

Does the Kia Optima EX have a turbo?

The EX trim features a 1.6-liter turbo-four rated at 178 horsepower. It comes mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission.

Is a 2012 Kia Optima a good car?

As with most affordable midsize cars, test drivers felt that the Kia Optima has a comfortable ride. They said the Optima has nimble handling on twisty roads, nicely weighted steering and powerful brakes. Critics said the 2012 Kia Optima has an attractive interior design and high-quality interior materials.

How many miles can a 2012 Kia Optima last?

The Kia Optima has an average lifespan of 200,000 miles, which translates into roughly 13 years of service when taking into account the average miles driven per year of 15,000. This makes the Kia Optima an affordable choice in the used car market which is set to last you for years to come.

Are there any recalls on 2012 Kia Optima?

Summary: Kia Motor Company (Kia) is recalling certain 2011-2014 Optima, 2012-2014 Sorento and 2011-2013 Sportage vehicles. Machining errors during the engine manufacturing process may cause premature bearing wear within the engine. Tip: Recalls don’t affect every vehicle of the same year, make and model.

What problems does the 2012 Kia Optima have?

What Problems Does the 2012 Kia Optima Have?

  • Engine failures are the most common, and most serious problem.
  • Loose steering is another frequent complaint from owners.
  • The sunroof falling out is another issue, but is rarer than the other complaints.

How fast is the Kia Optima Turbo?

Hitting 60 mph in 6.7 seconds, the refreshed Optima is 0.6 second quicker than the 2016 Optima SXL 2.0T we last tested, and a half-second quicker in the quarter mile at 15.1 seconds at 93.9 mph….Former midsize darling still has a lot to offer.

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