The 2018 Kia Stinger offers drivers near San Francisco a five-passenger sportback sure to impress on both the track and in the real world. The Stinger was originally designed as a concept car. The Stinger took years of research and design work, done in Frankfurt, Germany and developed on the legendary Nürburgring track.
In addition to being the most powerful production car in the Kia lineup, the sleek and athletic Stinger offers Euro-style luxury to drivers with its aerodynamic and sporty looks, designed with performance in mind. The extended wheelbase adds to interior passenger space without compromising efficiency.
Keep reading to find out the powerful specs and impressive and innovative features of the 2018 Kia Stinger.
The 2018 Stinger offers five trim levels: the base model Stinger, Premium, GT, GT1 and GT2. Each trim level features a unique set of standard and available features. The Stinger and Stinger Premium come fitted with 2.0-liter Twin Scroll Turbo 4-Cylinder GDI engine, while the Stinger GT, GT1 and GT2 are equipped with a 3.3-liter Twin Turbo V6 GDI Lambda II engine. All trim levels feature an 8-speed automatic transmission, high-performance dampers and steering wheel-mounted paddle shifts. All-wheel drive is optional for each trim level.
While Kia is still putting the final touches on the engine, the 3.3-liter Twin Turbo V6 Lambda II engine is expected to produce an amazing 365 horsepower with a top speed of 167 mph.
The Stinger GT boasts a 0-60 mph time of 4.7 seconds! Compare that with any other performance car, and you'll be impressed to find the Kia Stinger at or near the top of the list!
In addition to power and performance, the innovative Stinger offers a host of high-tech standard features including a 7-inch UVO3 audio system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, Smart Key with push-button start, rear camera with dynamic guidelines and so much more. Enjoy these conveniences in the standard leather seats.
Contact us to learn more about the 2018 Kia Stinger, and don't forget to schedule a test drive at Concord Kia!