2018 Kia Stinger 2.0T AWD Tested: The Four Doesn’t Bore

The 2018 Stinger is a new and upcoming car and that is being discussed here. They go over the pros and cons and also their test drive with the two new stingers. After reading the articles, the authors give the impression that they are very doubtful of the stinger. The list of some reasons being the price for what you are getting or the fact that the car isn’t as great as advertised. They do list off some great things about the car being that it has some great space and also has a nice look to it. They give the unit a BMW style feel and list it as an unknown on how people will react to it. With the expensive price tag for a simple unit.

Key Takeaways:

  • Both cars were top-of-the-line GT models powered by a 365-hp twin-turbo 3.3-liter V-6 and with $50,000 sticker price
  • At the test track, using the car’s launch-control system, the base-engine Stinger managed a zero-to-60-mph time of 6.1 seconds and a quarter-mile run of 14.7 seconds at 95 mph. T
  • Korea-built Stinger in the conversation with some of Germany’s best and brightest sporty four-doors.

“The Kia’s hood decoration is just a small gaffe in an otherwise sweet visual and dynamics package”