“This opens the door for families and fleet buyers in the market for a replacement medium-size passenger car with top safety credentials,” Mr Goodwin said.
“The Optima provides a high level of standard active safety features including all three grades of autonomous emergency braking, and demonstrated good performance in all crash and safety assist performance tests.”
A lane support system, following distance warning and adaptive cruise control are also standard on the Optima. Active speed assistance systems are however lacking on Australasian Optima models where they are available as an option on European models.
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