Kia Motors Corp. releases an image of its all-new Optima midsize sedan, which will have its world debut at the New York International Auto Show next month. “The Optima embodies Kia's confident new design direction," says Peter Schreyer, Kia’s chief design officer. "It's a global car with individual appeal." The coupe-like Optima, called the Magentis in some markets, is lower and wider than current models. “The next-generation Optima possess the power to surprise,” Schreyer says. “It’s ...

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