2018 Kia Stinger Performance Features
The 2018 Kia Stinger is the first GT model Kia has created. This gran turismo is stylish and exudes confidence in every aspect of its design. With a fastback silhouette and athletic stance, the Stinger is sure to turn heads wherever you take it. Let’s take a closer look at the performance features on the Kia Stinger.
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2018 Kia Stinger Engine Specs
The 2018 Stinger comes with two available engine options for drivers to choose from. The first engine is a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that reaches 255 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. This engine boasts a zero to 60 time of 5.9 seconds and has key features like a Direct Injection engine, Variable Charge Motion Actuator, Electronic Intake Continuously Variable Valve Timing, and Idle Stop and Go technology.
The second engine option is a 3.3-liter twin turbo V6 engine that gets 365 horsepower and 376 pound-feet of torque. This engine has a zero to 60 time of just 4.7 seconds, making it faster than the Audi A7 Sportback, Porsche Panamera RWD V6, BMW 440i Gran Coupe and more. The V6 engine has key features like twin turbochargers, Dual-Continuous Variable Valve Timing, and Idle Stop and Go technology.
2018 Kia Stinger Performance Design Features
The Stinger incorporates multiple underbody covers to help air exit efficiently, increasing stability at higher speeds. Other thoughtful elements include integrated front bumper air curtains to reduce turbulence, and an A-pillar molding that reduces drag to create an aerodynamic, functional design.