2018 Kia Stinger Specs: MPG, Acceleration, and Power

2018 Kia Stinger on road

The 2018 Kia Stinger engine and performance is already stirring up the industry. Developed on the track and bred for speed, the Kia Stinger’s specs tell an intriguing story:

  • Up to 365 hp and 376 lb-ft of torque
  • Zero to 60 mph in just 4.7 seconds
  • Up to 22 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway

Kia Stinger Engine Specs

An engine is the heart of any sports car, and the all-new Stinger immediately speaks to the driving purist with one of two available engines:

  • Twin Scroll Turbocharged 2.0L 4-Cylinder: Makes up to 255 hp at 6,200 RPM and 260 lb-ft of torque at 1,400 – 4,000 RPM.
  • Twin Turbocharged 3.3L V6:Makes up to 365 hp at 6,000 RPM and 376 lb-ft of torque at 1,300 – 4,500 RPM.

Each engine is paired to a state-of-the-art 8-speed automatic transmission for lighting shifts and efficiency scores up to:

  • 22 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway with rear-wheel drive
  • 21 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway with all-wheel drive

Kia Stinger Performance Specs

The 2018 Kia Stinger GT horsepower let’s you jump from zero to 60 mph in just 4.7 seconds. Impressed? Everyone else is, too. Impressed and unnerved, if truth be told — it isn’t every day that an all-new vehicle outpaces every luxury touring car in the segment.

Just take a look at how its performance specs match up against traditional rivals:

  • 2018 BMW 440i Gran Coupe: Zero to 60 mph in 4.8 seconds.
  • 2018 Porsche Panamera RWD V6: Zero to 60 mph in 5.4 seconds.
  • 2018 BMW 640i Gran Coupe: Zero to 60 mph in 5.4 seconds.
  • 2018 Audi A5 Sportback: Zero to 60 mph in 5.7 seconds.

This is a vehicle that’s AMCI Testing-Certified to outpace 2018 Porsche Panamera RWD 3.0L V6 acceleration and beat the 2018 BMW 640i Gran Coupe M Sport in terms of:

  • Overall Slalom
  • Overall Cornering Performance

If it can outpace rivals on the track, it can show you a whole new sense of driving adventure as you travel between Rogers, Anoka, and Coon Rapids.

Drive the Stinger Sports Car at Cornerstone Kia

The Kia Stinger is a fresh new take on performance that already has established rivals worried. To experience it for yourself, contact us today to arrange a test drive. We can also help you learn more about our other models or even Kia Sportage lease deals. We’re always working to ensure customers leave satisfied, and we’re here to help you learn about everything from the Sportage to 2019 Kia Stinger specs.