2019 Kia Optima in red

2019 Kia Optima

2019 Nissan Altima in black

2019 Nissan Altima

2019 Kia Optima vs. 2019 Nissan Altima

Comparing the 2019 Kia Optima vs. 2019 Nissan Altima? If you want to know which one of these sedans are best for your Delaware commute, you’ll realize the new Kia Optima offers a variety of options that help it stand out. Not only does this sedan have more space, but it also offers more engine options and a better overall warranty. Compare the Kia Optima vs. Nissan Altima in more detail below, then head over to Byers Kia to find your favorite trim level and bring it home to Worthington today.

Performance Features

You want a vehicle that can easily perform on the Marion roads, and the new Kia Optima brings more performance features to the forefront than the Nissan Altima. When comparing the Nissan vs. Kia, you’ll find the new Kia Optima has three engine options while the Altima only has two. Additionally, the new Kia comes standard with a 6-speed automatic transmission while the new Altima only comes with a 2-speed CVT transmission. If you’re looking for more power and optimal handling, take the new Kia Optima for a test drive to feel the difference for yourself.

2019 Kia Optima in white driving on track

Kia Cargo Space

Another reason to choose the Kia Optima is that you can stretch out more in the latest model. From headroom to legroom, you’ll enjoy the Optima cabin no matter how short or long your trip may be.

  • Kia Optima
      • 39.8 in. front headroom and 37.8 in. rear headroom
      • 45.5 in. front leg room and 35.6 in. of rear legroom
  • Nissan Altima
    • 39.2 in. of front headroom and 36.9 in. of rear headroom
    • 44.1 in. of front legroom and 35.1 in. of rear legroom
2019 Kia Optima Interior in red and black leather


You want peace of mind while traveling to Westerville from Columbus, and the Optima vs. Altima offers a clear difference with the new Optima warranty. You’ll rest easy with the Kia sedan’s 5-year/60,000-mile bumper to bumper warranty compared to the 3-year/36,000-mile warranty on the Altima.

Check out the 2019 Kia Optima at Byers Kia Today

If you’re interested in bringing the right vehicle home, then you’ll want to explore our current Kia Optima inventory at Byers Kia in Lewis Center and also take advantage of our new vehicle specials. Contact us today to schedule your test drive.


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