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Kia Optima vs Hyundai Elantra

By Autolist Staff | May 29, 2019

2019 Kia Optima

2019 Hyundai Elantra

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Cost of Ownership

2019 Kia Optima

2019 Hyundai Elantra

Annual Fuel Costs

$1,651
15k miles at $2.642/gal
$1,585
15k miles at $2.642/gal
Fuel Economy

21 mpg (miles per gallon)
City
22 mpg (miles per gallon)
City
30 mpg (miles per gallon)
Highway
30 mpg (miles per gallon)
Highway

Safety

2019 Kia Optima

2019 Hyundai Elantra

NHTSA Crash Test Results

5 stars
Overall
Overall
Safety Features

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

Interior

2019 Kia Optima

2019 Hyundai Elantra

Interior Features

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Leather
Standard
Leather
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Moonroof
Standard
Moonroof
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Heated Seats
Standard
Heated Seats
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Keyless Entry
Standard
Keyless Entry
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Climate Control
Standard
Climate Control
Technology

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Apple Carplay
Standard
Apple Carplay
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Android Auto
Standard
Android Auto
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Satellite Radio
Standard
Satellite Radio
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Bluetooth
Standard
Bluetooth
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Navigation System
Standard
Navigation System

Under the Hood

2019 Kia Optima

2019 Hyundai Elantra

Powertrain

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

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Cylinders