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Front side view of Kia K5 driving in city

Gone is the Optima and comfortably now in its place is the Kia K5. The 2022 edition of this K5 presents its sporty style, convenient features and advanced tech better than ever before. 4 trim levels of the K5 exist for your choosing: the LX, EX, GT-Line and GT. They all provide a welcome K5 experience, each upgrading on the other with more and more availability to make your drive better than ever. Explore with us here at 401 Dixie Kia as we go over each 2022 Kia K5 trim level, explore their feature highlights and how they improve on each preceding model.

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Front side view of 2022 K5 LX

LX

The base level K5, the LX, is powered forward by the 1.6L Gamma-II Turbo GDI engine, with an 8-speed automatic transmission, and gets to 180 horsepower and 195-lb-ft of torque. This is the same engine found on the first three trim levels, with all of them all-wheel drive, starting with the LX, perfect to combat the changing Ontario weather. LED headlights, daytime running lights and positioning lights will provide you with the best possible illumination on the road, while interior cloth seats and cruise control capabilities will have you riding in supreme comfort and convenience. Through a mix of sporty style, advanced safety, smart tech and comfortable amenities, the LX is an exceptional introduction to the world of the K5.

2022 K5 LX Feature Highlights:

  • 1.6L Gamma-II Turbo GDI
  • 8-speed automatic
  • 180 horsepower
  • 195 lb-ft of torque
  • All-wheel drive
  • 16-inch alloy wheels
  • LED headlights
  • LED daytime running lights
  • LED positioning lights
  • Matte black skid plates
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Cloth seats
  • Cruise control
  • Express up/down front window
  • Obstacle-detecting driver window

Starting from $29,595*. Price is subject to change.

Front side view of 2022 K5 EX

EX

Carried over is the same engine specs on the K5 EX, but what follows is a host of upgrades across the car, from wheels to design to interior materials to smart tech. The 16-inch wheels of the LX get upgraded by 2 inches to these 18-inch alloy wheels. Exterior added features include an added panoramic sunroof, black skid plates and convenient rain-sensing wipers and heated windshield. The interior sees leather seats replacing the cloth seats of the LX, while added tech like wireless charging, smart cruise control and advanced forward collision avoidance assist will make your drive more comfortable and safe all at the same time.

2022 K5 EX Feature Highlights:

  • 1.6L Gamma-II Turbo GDI
  • 8-speed automatic
  • 180 horsepower
  • 195 lb-ft of torque
  • All-wheel drive
  • 18-inch alloy wheels
  • Rain-sensing wipers
  • Heated windshield
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Black skid plates
  • Leather seats
  • Chrome interior door handles
  • Wireless phone charging
  • Smart cruise control
  • Advanced forward collision avoidance assist

Starting from $32,995*. Price is subject to change.

Front side view of 2022 K5 GT-Line

GT Line

The GT Line of K5 ups the ante on the sport features. Changed from the EX is now black alloy 18-inch wheels, matched to a bevy of revised sporty design elements. Black bumpers, black side view mirrors, a sport grille, rear spoiler and silver skid plates have all been implemented to further double-down on the K5’s signature GT Line racetrack look. That’s not all, as the interior adds even more sport style, with a host of convenient features. A D-shaped sport steering wheel and stainless steel sport pedals continue the racing theme, while heated rear seats and air-cooled front seats keep driver and passengers at the perfect temperature, no matter the season.

2022 K5 GT Line Feature Highlights:

  • 1.6L Gamma-II Turbo GDI
  • 8-speed automatic
  • 180 horsepower
  • 195 lb-ft of torque
  • All-wheel drive
  • 18-inch black alloy wheels
  • Black side view mirrors
  • Auto power-fold side view mirrors
  • Black bumpers
  • Sport grille
  • Rear spoiler
  • Silver skid plates
  • Drive seat memory
  • Heated rear seats
  • Air-cooled front seats
  • Sport steering wheel
  • Stainless steel sport pedals
  • 10.25-inch multimedia interface
  • Highway Drive Assist
  • Auto-dim rearview mirror
  • Safe Exit Assist

Starting from $36,395*. Price is subject to change.

Front side view of 2022 K5 GT

GT

The top level of the K5, the GT, presents one of the biggest, most unique, and exclusive changes, its own engine. While the previous 3 trims all saw the same engine, the GT has its own upgraded model, the Theta 2.5L-III Turbo GDI, with an 8-speed Dual Clutch and 290 horsepower matched to 311 lb-ft of torque. The wheels are improved as well, thanks to 19-inch alloy options found on this top tier trim. The exterior sees the mixing and matching of function and style with added dual-function LED headlights, LED headlights and a dual muffler. Premium features inside include a Bose sound system, 12.3-inch Supervision instrument cluster (from the typical 4.2-inch size) and head’s up display. A top-level trim worth its price, the 2022 Kia K5 GT provides countless upgrades that make it an easy choice for those who want the best from their Kia.

2022 K5 GT Feature Highlights:

  • Theta 2.5L-III Turbo GDI
  • 8-speed Dual Clutch
  • 290 horsepower
  • 311 lb-ft of torque
  • Front wheel drive
  • 19-inch alloy wheels
  • Dual-function LED headlights
  • LED fog lights
  • Dual muffler
  • Front sport bucket seats
  • Rear console air ventilation
  • Bose premium sound system
  • 12.3-inch Supervision instrument cluster
  • Heads-up display
  • Parking collision avoidance assist (reverse)

Starting from $40,495*. Price is subject to change.

Shop for the Kia K5 at 401 Dixie Kia

Want to experience exhilarating performance unlike any Kia in the past? Get acquainted with the 2022 Kia K5 here at 401 Dixie Kia, where we have a wide new inventory for you to browse. Better year, book a test drive so you can truly feel the awe-inspiring sport style and engine power. Whatever stage of shopping for your next Kia you’re on, our team is always here to help, so for just a few questions or to start the buying process, don’t hesitate to reach out to us, today.