2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid MPG and Fuel Economy
On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid.
The 2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid has a 50kW IPMSM electric motor which is charged via standard charger.
All MPG estimates are "MPG equivalent". This is a conversion of electric energy consumption to a gasoline equivalent.
Whether you are considering a purchase of the car, or just wanting to find out how economical and environmentally friendly (or unfriendly) your 2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid is, we have the information you need.
ðŸ›£ How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid Get?
First off, the most commonly asked question. A 2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid gets up to 39 miles per gallon in the city, and 44 miles per gallon on the highway.
The combined average MPG for the 2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid is 41 miles per gallon.
ðŸ’µ What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid?
The estimated fuel costs for the 2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid is $1,550 per year.
That value has been estimated by government regulators based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.
If you were to compare a 2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will save $6,250 on fuel.
ðŸ›¢ How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid Consume?
The 2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid will consume roughly 3 barrels of petroleum per year, using the standard estimate of 15,000 miles per year.
The majority of the world's petroleum is sourced from countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, and the United States.
ðŸ’¨ How Many Grams of CO_{2} Does a 2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid Emit?
For every mile driven, the 2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid will emit 97 grams of CO_{2}, which is about 1,455,000 grams of CO_{2} per year.
ðŸŒ³ To help you understand the impact of this, a normal tree will absorb around 21,000 grams of CO_{2} per year. This means that roughly 50 trees would be needed to offset emissions from the 2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid.
Overview
The table below covers all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2020 Kia Optima Plugin Hybrid.
Related Kia Models from 2020
If you're interested in other Kia models from 2020, you can find them in the table below. You can click the model link to find miles per gallon and emission information for that model.
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