Kinetic Motorsports Kia Optima SX on Display at Detroit Auto Show

Detroit, MI – One of the Kia Optima SX race cars that Kinetic Motorsports will debut in the Pirelli World Challenge in 2012 is on display at the Kia booth at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The show runs through to January 22nd and opens to the public starting on January 14th.

Kinetic Motorsports has built two Optima SXs for Pirelli World Challenge competition in 2012. The race cars will be based on the production version, which has a turbocharged 2.0-liter I4 making 274 hp and 269 lb-ft of torque in stock trim.

The cars will compete in the Grand Touring Sport (GTS) class against competition that includes Ford Mustangs and Chevrolet Camaros.

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