Kia Amanti Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Kia Amanti Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 1 recall, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 3 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2009 2009 Kia Amanti 4-DR w/SAB Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2008 2008 Kia Amanti 4-DR w/SAB Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2007 2007 Kia Amanti 4-DR w/SAB Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2006 2006 Kia Amanti 4-DR w/SAB Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2005 2005 Kia Amanti 4-DR w/SAB Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2004 2004 Kia Amanti 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4

Fuel Efficiency

Kia has manufactured models of Amanti for 6 years. They average 18.5 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2009 Amanti above average at 19 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2009 Amanti to be $2,050 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $3,000 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Amanti consumes about 17 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2009 Kia Amanti 19 24 17
2008 Kia Amanti 19 24 17
2007 Kia Amanti 19 24 17
2006 Kia Amanti 18 23 15
2005 Kia Amanti 18 23 15
2004 Kia Amanti 18 23 15

MPG breakdown by model options

The Kia Amanti has 6 different model options on record with the EPA since 2004. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2009 4-dr, Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.8 L 19 24 17
2008 4-dr, Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.8 L 19 24 17
2007 4-dr, Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.8 L 19 24 17
2006 4-dr, Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.5 L 18 23 15
2005 4-dr, Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.5 L 18 23 15
2004 4-dr, Automatic 5-spd, 6-cyl, 3.5 L 18 23 15