2021 KIA K5 at World Kia Joliet
The 2021 KIA K5 – Now Available at World Kia Joliet
The all-new 2021 KIA K5 has arrived at World Kia Joliet! Replacing the renowned KIA Optima, The KIA K5 comes as an entirely new vehicle with many of the features that consumers loved in the Optima.
Available AWD provides optimum driving performance by actively distributing torque between front and rear to give you added traction and control. K5 will help you handle any changes in road surface for both all-weather and spirited driving occasions. The K5 GT offers a 2.5L turbo with 290 hp and a best-in-class 311 lb.-ft. torque through a Quick-Shift 8-Speed Dual Clutch Transmission that utilizes a wet clutch for exceptional performance with similar technology employed by Audi and Porsche. K5 can compete with premium European luxury sports sedans with its engaging road grip. Its wide-track suspension is the widest in class, with advanced light-weight materials for responsive handling and agile steering. Available performance enhancing 19-inch Pirelli P-Zero tires mean you can keep it under control.
A Mix of Brains and Beauty
An available 10.25-inch touchscreen puts control at your fingertips with standard Android Auto™ and wireless Apple CarPlay®. With UVO Connected Routing getting you through traffic, you’ll optimize your drive time. Up to five USB ports, music streaming support for multiple devices, and an available wireless phone charger helps you stay connected on the road. Sit in a true pilot’s seat with high-tech displays, upscale finishes, and views through a wide panoramic sunroof. K5 is sporty and sleek throughout. Your music follows you everywhere with twelve Bose speakers surrounding the cabin to give you a perfect driving soundtrack.
Smart Cruise Control (SCC) automatically adjusts to maintain the driver’s pre-set speed and to keep a safe distance from the vehicle traveling directly ahead. On highways where information is available, Highway Driving Assist (HDA) can control the vehicle’s steering, acceleration and deceleration functions. Standard Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) is designed to help detect a potential collision and automatically apply the brakes in a variety of circumstances. New to K5 and the Kia brand is available Forward Collision Avoidance (FCA)-Junction Turning. The front camera and radar can detect vehicles when turning at intersections, helping you avoid collisions. Standard RCCA scans for oncoming obstacles as you back up. If the system detects a potential hazard crossing into your intended path, it activates audio and visual warnings and possible braking intervention. Available BCA-R is designed to help detect vehicles in your blind spot in certain situations, including when you change lanes, and may apply the brakes to help mitigate a collision. Safe Exit Assist (SEA) uses rear corner radars to detect any approaching cars from behind, warning your passengers. It overrides attempts to deactivate the Electronic Child Safety Lock until it’s safe for your rear passengers to open and exit the vehicle.
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