Kia Optima (2006 New Model) MPG and Fuel Economy

Kia have been manufacturing models of Optima (2006 New Model) for 1 year, with the latest vehicle in 2006 having a combined MPG of 23.

The estimated fuel cost for the 2006 Kia Optima (2006 New Model) is $2,700 per year.

Government regulators have estimated that value based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.

💵 Compared to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $2,000 more on fuel driving a 2006 Kia Optima (2006 New Model).

🛢 The Kia Optima (2006 New Model) will consume roughly 13 barrels of petroleum per year, using the standard estimate of 15,000 miles per year.

💨 For every mile driven, the Kia Optima (2006 New Model) will emit -1 grams of CO2, which is about -15,000 grams of CO2 per year.

🌳 To help you understand the impact of this, a normal tree will absorb around 21,000 grams of CO2 per year. This means that roughly 1 tree would be needed to offset emissions from the Kia Optima (2006 New Model).

The table below is a complete list of the 2 Kia Optima (2006 New Model) fuel efficiency specifications we have data for.

Click any vehicle link to see a more detailed breakdown of the car, miles per gallon, emissions, and more.

Vehicle Combined MPG Fuel Cost
2006 Kia Optima (2006 New Model) 23 $2,700
2006 Kia Optima (2006 New Model) 25 $2,500

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