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2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid versus 2019 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid

    Comparing the 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid and 2019 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid is comparing two of the most popular Sedans on the road today. Both offer plenty of power and features, but which one is best for you?

    First up, you should consider the MSRP (manufacturer's standard retail price) of each Sedan. The base model of the 2019 IONIQ Hybrid has a starting price of $22,400 while the base model of the 2019 Optima Plug-In Hybrid costs $35,390.

    Of course, there are various trims options for both Sedans, each of which start at different prices as more features are included. You can check our amazing 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid offers 3 trim options including: Blue, Limited, and SEL. On the other hand, the 2019 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid offers 1 trim options including: EX. Be sure to call us here at Pacifico Hyundai so we can help you more fully compare different trim options between the 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid and 2019 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid.

    Another key consideration when doing a side-by-side of these Sedans are the engine options. Hyundai offers 1 engine for its IONIQ Hybrid line, including the Gas/Electric I-4. Kia offers 1 engine for its Optima Plug-In Hybrid lineup, including the Gas/Electric I-4.

    Next up you will want to look at the drivetrain options and MPG ratings for these Sedans. The 2019 IONIQ Hybrid offers up Front Wheel Drive. The 2019 Optima Plug-In Hybrid has Front Wheel Drive drivetrains.

    Finally, when it comes to available colors, the 2019 IONIQ Hybrid comes in 6 colors including colors like: Symphony Air Silver Metallic, Summit Gray Pearl, Scarlet Red Pearl, and Intense Blue Metallic. In comparison, the 2019 Optima Plug-In Hybrid comes in 4 colors including Snow White Pearl, Gravity Blue, Aurora Black, and Aluminum Silver to name a few.

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    Compare 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid & Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid Features & Specs

    Compare Photos of the 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid & 2019 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid Side-by-Side

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    FAQs About Used Certified Pre-Owned 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid Sedan vs. Used Certified Pre-Owned 2019 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid Sedan

    The 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid versus the 2019 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid: Which Sedan is better?

    Overall the 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid is a better value than the 2019 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid because of its performance, safety features, and choices when it comes to engine type, colors, and other options. Price will always depend on the trims you are comparing so be sure to compare the right specs and contact Pacifico Hyundai at 215-240-6766 when deciding on the best Sedan for you.

    Which Sedan is cheaper: The 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid or the 2019 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid?

    The final price of either of these Sedans will depend on your trim selection and the options you select. The 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid base model has an MSRP of $22,400, and the base model MSRP of the 2019 Optima Plug-In Hybrid starts at $35,390.

    Does the 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid have the same drivetrain options as 2019 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid?

    The 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid comes with these drivetrain options:

    • Front Wheel Drive

    The 2019 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid comes with these drivetrain options:

    • Front Wheel Drive

    What are the engine options of the 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid versus the 2019 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid?

    2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid Engine Options:

    • Gas/Electric I-4

    2019 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid Engine Options:

    • Gas/Electric I-4

    What colors does the 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid come with versus the 2019 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid?

    The 2019 Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid comes in 6 colors including:

    • Intense Blue Metallic
    • Ceramic White
    • Symphony Air Silver Metallic
    • Scarlet Red Pearl

    The 2019 Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid comes in 4 colors including:

    • Snow White Pearl
    • Gravity Blue
    • Aurora Black
    • Aluminum Silver
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