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2021 Kia K5 2.5 GT review: A new era

Kia's redesigned midsize sedan delivers surprising grins when the road gets twisty.
Tags: Cars, Trends, Kia, Sedans, Midsize Sedans, Kia K5


2021 Kia K5: Pour One Out for the Optima, Then Forget

The name Americans have come to associate with Kia’s midsize family sedan is dead, but you probably knew that already. Hopefully you’ve recovered. On Tuesday, Kia pulled the wraps off the U.S.-market K5, the automaker’s replacement for the long-running Optima (which carried the Magentis name in Canada until 2010). Riding atop a third-generation N3 platform, […] The post 2021 Kia K5: Pour One Out for the Optima, Then Forget appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Canada, Autos, K5, Engines, Kia, New Cars, News Blog, Product Planning, Midsize Sedans, Kia K5, 2021 Kia K5


You (Don’t) Know My Name: Say Goodbye to Kia Optima, Hello to K5

A rumor that began spreading last year seems to be borne out. Those whispers, which grew in volume after company executives failed to downplay the suggestion, hinted that Kia’s midsize Optima could see a name change for the 2021 model year. Following its Hyundai Sonata sibling by a year, the radically redesigned midsizer could be […] The post You (Don’t) Know My Name: Say Goodbye to Kia Optima, Hello to K5 appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Kia Optima May Be Due for a Name Change

Kia recently revealed the best bundle of teaser images we’ve ever seen, as those pics left nothing to the imagination. And while we now know what the 2021 K5/Optima will look like, as it turns out, we don’t know what it will be called. Piqued by the brand filing patents for a new logo in […] The post Kia Optima May Be Due for a Name Change appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Autos, Kia, Kia Motors, Hyundai Motor Group, News Blog, Product Planning, Midsize Sedans, Kia K5, Kia Kia Optima, New Names


2018 Kia K5 (Kia Optima) facelift officially revealed

Kia Motors has officially unveiled and launched the 2018 Kia K5 (Kia Optima)...
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