2018 Kia Stinger GT Overview

2018 Kia Stinger GT Overview

This all new 2018 Kia Stinger GT is Korean brand which ready to compete with luxury sedans that come from Japan and Europe as well. With aggressive styling design, there are 2 options for turbocharged engine and rear or with all wheel drive. Stringer also has all of needed tools to shake all of these things up as well.

Back in 2017, KIA made waves in Detroit Auto Show by starting its debut with new five passenger of the fastback sedan that had been called Stinger. When the Stringer hits the market, it aimed to compete with luxury sedan from well known brands, such as Audi, Lexus and BMW.

2018 Kia Stinger First Drive


2018 Kia Stinger GT is five passenger sedan which seem to be ready to compete with its luxury rivals, such as: Lexus, BMW and Audi. It seems that the under price become the main competitor, and looked from its size, then this car is somewhere in midsize and compact sedan. There are two models available, they are: Stinger GT and Stinger with option for rear or all wheel drive as well. Basic Stringer offers you with turbocharged 2 L of four cylinder that can generate 255 hp with 260 lb ft. Then in Stringer GT provides you with larger twin turbo in 3,3 L and V6, so it can generate 365 hp and 376 lb ft. This engine is so unexpected and much enthusiasm might very happy with this option. There is an eight speed of automatic transmission in both of models. KIA also stated that GT has the highest speed in 167 mph and can accelerate until 60 mph within 5 seconds.


Stringer also offers you with new electronic adjustable suspension that also known as Dynamic Stability Damping Control. There are 5 drive modes that you can choose in order to maximize handling performance.