First Kia plug-in hybrid

First Kia plug-in hybrid

First Kia plug-in hybrid

FIRST KIA PLUG-IN HYBRID

The first Kia plug-in hybrid has been launched. Kia’s first plug-in hybrid model, the Optima PHEV, is priced at £31,495 after taking into account the Government’s £2,500 plug-in car grant.

With a range of up to 33 miles in all-electric mode, the Optima PHEV is able to complete many regular urban commuter runs with no tailpipe emissions, while its CO2 figure of just 37g/km means company car users pay just 7 per cent benefit-in-kind taxation in 2016-17. Continue reading