The Kia Stinger 2018 was unveiled during the 2017 Detroit Auto Show. Since then, the sedan continues to generate buzz and gain worldwide attention. Consumers and car enthusiasts alike are looking out for the all-new Stinger that will hit the market later this year.
According to a report from Auto 123, the Stinger won the Eyes On Design award. The design’s excellence took the breath away of most car experts, turning more heads to the new sports sedan. The Stinger’s design and features did not disappoint critics who waited for the unveiling of the new model. The Kia Stinger 2018 is truly a sight to behold.
Kia Stinger 2018 Offers an Entry-Level and a Top-Level Sports Sedan
Top Speed reported that Kia will offer two engine options for those who want to have the Stinger. The entry-level Stinger produces over 255hp from a 260 pound-feet of torque. It has a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder unit, which is a standard version of the Stinger.
Buyers can opt for the top-level 3.3-liter twin turbo charged V6 engine.The second engine produces 465 hp with a 376 pound-feet of torque. The Stinger can reach from 0 to 62 within 5.1 seconds. The version with the V6 engine can reach the top speed of over 167 mph.
The Stinger’s features and specifications remain true to its essence. It is a car that is at par with even the companies that are experts in manufacturing sports cars. Kia developed the Stinger on the famous Nurburgring racetrack in Germany. This effort showed the workmanship, which is shown in the end-result of the production.
Aside from the engine and the car’s horsepower, the Stinger also boasts its spectacular exterior design. The design follows the coupe-style sedan but with an added fastback-style hatch. The hatch is made in exchange for a trunk. The Stinger also has the proportions of a rear-wheel drive car, with a longer front-hood and shorter rear deck. The style elements is completed with the company’s signature grille in front.
The Stinger will go on sale at the latter part of 2017. The company will announce the pricing before the designated launch of the model. Interested buyers can rest assure knowing that the Stinger will be an affordable sports car compared to the costly luxury sports cars.