Kia is honored to have two of our vehicles chosen by Kelley Blue Book Best Family cars for 2016. The two vehicles are the 2016 Kia Optima and the 2016 Kia Sedona. Want to know more? Keep reading for more information.

“During our extensive testing in real-world use, we found both the Kia Sedona minivan and Kia Optima sedan offered many of the virtues that family car purchasers love – a full list of features, a high level of build quality and low acquisition costs,” said Jack R. Nerad, executive editorial director and executive market analyst of Kelley Blue Book’s  “When looking at the car market through the family friendly lens, Kia vehicles deserve serious consideration.”

Editors credited the Kia Optima for its style, features and being family friendly. For the Kia Sedona, editors highlighted style, function, modern interior, safety features and overall value. The 2016 Kia Optima is also a recent winner of’s 2016 Best Buy Award.

“The all-new 2016 Optima has matured in all the right ways, from the European sport-sedan design to the premium interior materials to its vastly improved ride and handling and advanced safety features,” said Orth Hedrick, vice president, product planning KMA.  “Similarly, Sedona was designed for today’s active lifestyles and families on the go with more power, a longer wheelbase for improved leg room and unique seating configurations combined with intuitive technology and safety.  We’re honored that Kelley Blue Book has named Optima and Sedona to the 16 Best Family Cars for 2016 list.”

The Kia Optima and the Kia Sedona are currently in stock at Folsom Lake Kia. If you are near the El Dorado Hills area swing by to check out the other new and pre-owned Kia vehicles we have in stock. See you soon!