Kia Optima
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    Kia Optima

  • Category:
    Mass-Market Cars
  • HQ:
    Seoul, South Korea
  • Overview:
    Kia Motors Corporation, usually known as Kia Motors., based in Seoul, is South Korea's second-largest automobile producer, following the Hyundai Motor Company, with sales of over 3.3 million vehicles in 2015. As of December 2015, the Kia Motor Corporation is a minority controlled by Hyundai, which has a 33.88% stake estimated at just over US$6 billion.
  • Model:
    The Kia Optima is a four-door mid-size car produced by Kia Motors since 2000 and sold globally through various nameplates. First-generation vehicles were mostly sold as the Optima, although the Kia Magentis name was used in Europe and Canada when sales started there in 2002.