The New 2021 Kia K5

2021 Kia K5: This New Kia Sedan Aims to Put the Competition on Notice at Schaumburg Kia

When it comes to the world of midsize sedans, it can be sometimes difficult to get noticed. There are a lot of quality options, so it is easy to get lost in the shuffle. For many years, the Kia Optima was able to find a way to stand out amongst the glut of competitors and connect with many Addison, IL customers. Kia has always been a company that is interested in innovation and bringing its best to all drivers, so the 2021 model year has seen the Optima being retired and replaced with the all-new 2021 Kia K5. This redesigned and fresh Kia sedan is sure to turn heads with everything it can offer drivers. Schaumburg Kia, located at 1100 E Golf Road in Schaumburg, IL, is a great place to learn all about this new vehicle.

Choosing a 2021 Kia K5 That Meets Your Driving Needs

Not every Arlington Heights, IL driver who chooses the 2021 Kia K5 will want the same things out of their midsize sedan driving experience. Some of them might be more interested in testing the limits of performance while other might just want to have a comfortable, smooth ride during their daily commute. As with most Kia vehicles, the 2021 Kia K5 will have a variety of driving experiences available to drivers. The 2021 Kia K5 is expected to be available in five trim levels:

  • LX
  • LXS
  • GT-Line
  • EX
  • GT


There is a lot to love when it comes to the performance of the 2021 Kia K5. This Kia sedan may impress many Elgin, IL drivers with its responsive and precise handling capabilities. It has a wide-track suspension that gives people a thrilling driving experience that many would expect from a premium luxury car. This allows the car the ability to hug corners and accelerate through curves while maintaining its balance and stability. There are available 19-inch Pirelli P-Zero tires to enhance your grip and performance on the roads. Some drivers may also be impressed by the available 2.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that delivers 290 horsepower and 311 pound-feet of torque. While this Kia sedan comes standard in front-wheel drive, it also comes available in all-wheel drive for those who want the extra traction when the roads get snowy and icy in the Hoffman Estates, IL area.


Being that it is an all-new vehicle, one would expect that the Kia K5 has the most cutting-edge technology and features. You would be correct in assuming that this was the case. The 2021 Kia K5 offers Palatine, IL drivers standard Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ smartphone integration so they can make phone calls, receive their texts, and stream their music while they are making their way through their day-to-day travels. The available 10.25-inch touchscreen provides drivers with a high-resolution command center for all the vehicle's controls. There are up to five USB ports in this Kia sedan, which means that passengers can stay connected at will. There is also an available wireless phone charger so you can get rid of all those annoying phone charging cords that cluttered up the front of your previous vehicle. The available UVO Connected Routing will make sure that you make optimal time getting from Point A to Point B by providing you with the most efficient route to get to your destination.


The 2021 Kia K5 is not to be outdone when it comes to providing drivers with the standard and available safety features they want to help them stay vigilant in today's busy driving landscape. There is the standard Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist that helps drivers avoid collisions and even applies the brakes, if needed. Smart Cruise Control with Highway Drive Assist can help take over some of the driving responsibilities on those longer drives. In addition, the Kia K5 also has standard Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Avoidance Assist and available Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist-Rear in its vast stable of safety features. The available Safe Exit Assist helps keep you and your passengers safe from any oncoming traffic when you are exiting the vehicle.

Discover More About the 2021 Kia K5

Are you curious to know more about this exciting new Kia sedan? Contact one of the knowledgeable sales consultants at Schaumburg Kia, in Schaumburg, IL, today to ask all your questions, or to set up a test drive, and find out how the 2021 Kia K5 can meet all your driving needs.

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