Kia Optima vs Ford Taurus
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Kia Optima vs Ford Taurus

By Autolist Staff | May 29, 2019

2019 Kia Optima

2019 Ford Taurus

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Cost of Ownership

2019 Kia Optima

2019 Ford Taurus

Annual Fuel Costs

$1,651
15k miles at $2.642/gal
$2,086
15k miles at $2.642/gal
Fuel Economy

21 mpg (miles per gallon)
City
16 mpg (miles per gallon)
City
30 mpg (miles per gallon)
Highway
24 mpg (miles per gallon)
Highway

Safety

2019 Kia Optima

2019 Ford Taurus

NHTSA Crash Test Results

5 stars
Overall
5 stars
Overall
Safety Features

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Autonomous Braking
Available
Autonomous Braking
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Blind-Spot Warnings
Available
Blind-Spot Warnings
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Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
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Lane-Keep Assist
-
Lane-Keep Assist
-
Cross-Traffic Alert
Available
Cross-Traffic Alert

Interior

2019 Kia Optima

2019 Ford Taurus

Interior Features

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Leather
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Leather
-
Moonroof
Available
Moonroof
-
Heated Seats
Available
Heated Seats
-
Keyless Entry
Available
Keyless Entry
-
Climate Control
Available
Climate Control
Technology

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Apple Carplay
Available
Apple Carplay
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Android Auto
Available
Android Auto
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Satellite Radio
Available
Satellite Radio
-
Bluetooth
Available
Bluetooth
-
Navigation System
Available
Navigation System

Under the Hood

2019 Kia Optima

2019 Ford Taurus

Powertrain

6-Speed Shiftable Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Shiftable Automatic
Transmission
FWD
Drivetrain
FWD
Drivetrain
Drivetrain

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Torque
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