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Price Comparison (MSRP): Hyundai Sonata vs. Kia Optima

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Invoice Comparison: Hyundai Sonata vs. Kia Optima

Lowest Total Price

Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Limited   
Difference: 2,500

Lowest Total Invoice

Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Limited   
Difference: 2,024
Model Year20152015
TrimHybrid LimitedHybrid EX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price 29,500 32,150
Base Invoice 27,703 29,815
Premium Package 2,250  
Rear spoiler 250  
Cargo net 50 50
Technology Package   2,350
Premium Package   0
Rear spoiler   0
Cargo net   42
Technology Package   2,185
Options (show) (change) 2,550 2,400
Options (show) (change) 2,315 2,227
Destination 825 825
Total Price 32,875 35,375
Total Invoice 30,843 32,867

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For this 2015 Hyundai Sonata vs. 2015 Kia Optima price comparison, we equipped the cars with selected features. The Sonata vs. Optima Price Comparison table displays the specific options added and the total prices. If you want to know how much the Sonata and Optima will cost with the features you specified, this is the table to check. In this case, the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Limited's price is $365 lower than the Kia Optima Hybrid EX's price

Each car includes features that aren't on the other.. The Sonata vs. Optima Features Comparison table tallies up these features and assigns monetary values to them using the site's default values. Compared to the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Limited, the Kia Optima Hybrid EX includes additional features worth $2135. The TrueDelta Value Comparison figures include adjustments for most differences in feature content. However, they do not include advertising fees, factory-to-dealer incentives, or differences in engines, tires, seat configurations, and audio systems. Exceptions: They do include values for third-row seats and media players. (Additional notes)

Is a feature worth more or less than to you that the site's default value? Members can substitute their own values. The Hyundai Sonata vs. Kia Optima Value Comparison adjusts each car's price based on its additional features. Despite a $2135 adjustment for the Kia Optima Hybrid EX's additional features, the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Limited is $365 less than the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Limited.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Hyundai Sonata vs. Kia Optima

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 365
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 40
Model Year20152015
TrimHybrid LimitedHybrid EX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine159hp I4 H159hp I4 H
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)36/40 MPG36/40 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers400, 9550, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)215/55-17215/55-17
Total Price32,87535,375
Adjustments for Features0-2,135
Feature-Adjusted Total Price32,87533,240
Total Invoice30,84332,867
Adjustments for Features0-1,984
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice30,84330,883

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Features Comparison: Hyundai Sonata vs. Kia Optima

Model Year20152015
TrimHybrid LimitedHybrid EX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100
Heated steering wheel $100
Remote app$25 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist $25
Blind spot warning system $200
Obstacle detection, rear $300
Rear cross-traffic detection $100
Vehicle health reports$0 
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment $50
Climate Control and Infotainment 
App support $100
Ionizing air filtration $50
Media drive, small $10
SMS text-to-speech reader $50
Surround sound $250
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$400 
Traffic + travel information$25 
Traffic information $25
Voice control for external devices $0
Body kit $0
Laminated front side windows $200
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Power-folding mirrors $50
Speaker lights $100
Tachometer $75
Xenon HID headlights $500
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats $300
Door sill trim plates$100 
Illuminated door sill trim plates $200
Memory system, driver seat $200
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat $100
Power recliner, passenger seat $100
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Adaptive dampers - mechanical$200 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200 
Total Value of Features$2,050$4,185
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$2,135
Value of Feature Adjustments0-1,984

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Specifications Comparison: Hyundai Sonata vs. Kia Optima

Model Year20152015
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase110.4 in110.0 in
Length191.1 in190.7 in
Width73.4 in72.1 in
Height58.1 in57.9 in
Curb Weight3,508 lb.3,510 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.5 gal.18.5 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.4 in40.0 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.9 in57.3 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.3 in54.7 in
Row 1 Legroom45.5 in45.5 in
Row 2 Headroom38.0 in37.6 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room56.5 in55.7 in
Row 2 Hip Room56.1 in54.5 in
Row 2 Legroom35.6 in34.7 in
Cargo Volume16.3 ft315.4 ft3

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Option Package Details
Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Limited

Premium Package
Navigation system600Yes
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic + travel information25No
Infinity, 400W, 9 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Total Requested190084%
Total Not Requested37516%

Option Package Details
Kia Optima Hybrid EX

Technology Package
Obstacle detection, rear300No
Panoramic sunroof1200Yes
Blind spot warning system200No
Rear cross-traffic detection100No
Total Requested120067%
Total Not Requested60033%

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