Kia Stinger GT 2018
Kia is coming up with a modest approach in its upcoming Stinger for the model year 2018. The 2018 Stinger is a fresh entry into the automobile market which anticipates impressing buyers with its good looks, sports – car like performance, and budget friendly pricing.
2018 Kia Stinger Engine
The base engine comprises of a 255 hp turbo charged petrol 2.0 liter inline four cylinder configuration that generates a torque of 260 pound feet. There is an optional 365 hp twin turbo 3.3 liter twin turbo charged V6 engine that generates 376 pound feet of torque. Both the engines would be coupled with an eight speed automatic transmission and rear or all wheel drive. The estimated fuel efficiency is 19 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on highways.
2018 Kia Stinger Exteriors
The 2018 Kia Stinger gets a fresh design on the front fascia with wide criss – cross grille separated horizontally into two. The LED head lights are horizontally sloping outwards and the air vents stand adjacent to the mesh grille underneath. Overall the front fascia exhibits an angry expression for the aggressive look. The Stinger GT receives a sunroof for the additional luxury statement. The 2018 Kia Stinger GT would ride over standard 19 inch aluminium wheels. The 2018 Stinger offers a cargo space of 406 liters which is not the best in this class. The Stinger GT comes up with a damping control that enables the suspension to become firm during flatter cornering.
2018 Kia Stinger Interiors
The 2018 Kia Stinger will be a huge five seater car with an overall length of 4830 mm. The cabin has been beautified with leather upholstery and supreme quality materials that also exhibit smooth finishing. There is power adjustable heated front seats, with ample head room and leg room for both the first and second row of seats. The leather wrapped heated steering wheel is flat bottomed for the authentic sports drive. The Dual zone climate control ensues comfort and serenity within the cabin. The 2018 Stinger also features keyless ignition, variable speed intermittent wipers, rain sensing wipers, universal garage door opener, power door locks, heated mirrors, power folding mirrors and electrochromic rear view mirror. The driver information screen would be a 3.5 inch LCD screen. The infotainment system of Stringer GT would comprise of a 8.0 inch touch screen along with two USB ports, Satellite Navigation, Reversing Camera, 15 speaker audio system, Bluetooth connectivity, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smart phone integration.
2018 Kia Stinger Safety Features
The most secured Safety ensuing feature would include an Airbag system that comprises of driver and front passenger frontal and knee airbag, side curtain airbags and overhead airbags. There would be many contemporary driver assistive technologies to ensure safety and protection of the passengers. These include Adaptive Cruise Control, Automated Emergency Braking, Lane Keeping Assist with Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Blind Spot Monitoring System, Auto-off Head lights, Parking Assist and Tire Pressure Monitoring System. The 2018 Stinger also features Vehicle Anti Theft System.
2018 Kia Stinger Pricing and Release Date
The 2018 Stinger would reach the merchants around December 2018 with a base price of $32,800 which is quite lower than the other cars of the same segment. Moreover, a sports – feel ride in such a pocket friendly budget is expected to be a boon for the automotive industry.