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Cons: Side table drives me crazy
Advice: check the vehicle out carefully for damageRides very smooth and comfortable.
Pros: Elevation from the road even if the vehicle isnt monstrously gigantic--pretty roomy too.
Cons: Backing-up is kinda hard--I think that's it--oh yeah, the front cup-holders are kinda awkward.
Advice: GO FOR IT!! GOOD DEAL!! AND IT'S EASY TO SOUP-UP TOONice handling...really smooth, especially on asphalt. turns great...pretty good acceleration...A nice SUV without the bulk nor the high price tag...Good deal!
Pros: look and handling
Cons: I prefer automatic seatbelts
Advice: love this car! (especially the warrenty)I just purchased a new Kia and I love my indigo blue machine! It is sporty yet sophisticated, and has plenty of trunck space, I especially like the fold down seats. The ride is smooth and quiet and the AC is fabulous, it does not take long for the cool air to kick in (less than 2 minutes)
Cons: front comfortable, but back seat not roomy enough
Advice: great car for the priceThe dealership was very helpful. The only complaints I've had, is the 'new car' odor and that the windows do not completely close (all 4), it does not rain in but the wind noise. I've had my car for 17 months and it has never been in the shop.
Pros: Overall quality
Cons: gas milage
Advice: be selective of the dealer if possibleGreat car for the money!
Pros: being higher up than a car, but not too big, still compact
Cons: power locks without a button (having ot lift the lock manually), many blind spots
Advice: go for it! It's worth the money, good on gasThis is my second car. I love the look of it. Nice smooth drive. Lots of blind spots while driving though. Comfortable andaffordable. Happy with the decision so far! Dealers were really great, honest people and not sleazy dealers roping me into unwanted things. Like the 4H/4L option
Cons: Fuel indicator
Advice: Don't pay MSRPHad car for 6 weeks/1200 miles. Acceleration is there is you press the gas pedal hard enough. I drive to/from work 23 miles each way. No complaints. I don't drive the car hard, and the cars in front of me tend to leave a large gap for other commuters to cut in front of me. Comfortable ride. Took 2 weeks to adjust the seat just the right way. I paid $14,450 for a 2001 in May 2002. The dealer has one lying around. Had 500 miles on it. For the money, I am getting a whole lot of car. This one is a keeper. Saw comparable Sonata for $2000 more. Personally, I like the exterior of Optima. My wife thinks the Sonata is cuter. Look for the LX V6. You can't go wrong.