Kia Stinger

Kia Stinger GT

If seeing an RS, M, or ZR1 badge presets high expectations for a car, the "Kia" badge has the opposite effect. Several judges fretted that we'd invited a spork to a knife fight. Well, the Stinger started last, as the 12th car Randy Pobst lapped, but he instantly declared it "the biggest surprise of …

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2018 Kia Stinger AWD: 11 Things You Need To Know

Prev<p>213Next<p>1. Detonator-style key fob<p>Key fobs should be cool, not featureless pieces of black plastic with mushy buttons. The Stinger's stands out. …

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First Look: Kia Stinger D-AWD

NAMYANG, South Korea – When the Kia Stinger was launched, there were two very different versions. The first was the 2.0-litre rear-drive car complete …

Autos (Canada)

Monthly Update for August 2018 - 2018 Kia Stinger

2018 Kia Stinger: Monthly Update for August 2018<p>by Kurt Niebuhr, Road Test Editor<p><b>Where Did We Drive It?</b><br>You could call August a quiet month for our …

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The Kia Stinger GT Is What a Sports Sedan Should Be

The new benchmark is a... Kia? Really?<p>Kia isn't the first name you'd think of for a sports sedan. It might actually be the last name. The company is well known for its crossovers and economy cars, for long warranties and low prices. But it's not known for taking on cars from BMW or Mercedes. It's …


The 2018 Stinger brings true performance to Kia

The Stinger has style and performance at an affordable price.


2018 Kia Stinger GT review

Generally being a Calais V/Statesman owner, amongst others, I recently sold my 18-month-old current-model Audi A4. A lovely car with heaps of added …


Larry Printz: How the Kia Stinger changed the new Forte's development

PITTSBURGH - If you've noticed a newfound sophistication in the Kia Forte's design for 2019, that's no accident. The compact sedan, which is being …


The 2018 Kia Stinger GT Continues to Grow on Us

A change to summer tires makes our Stinger come alive as it passes the 10K-mile mark.<p><b>WHAT WE LIKE:</b> If we had to sum up the Stinger in a single word, that word would be progress. Because, more than anything else, that's what this four-door grand tourer represents. Progress in quality. Progress in …


Audi A5 Sportback: looks, performance and utility

Audi's A5 Sportback blends sporty design with practical interior for four adults and their luggage.


State Police: Person killed in crash on I-664 in Newport News

A person died in a crash on Interstate 664 in Newport News early Sunday, according to Virginia State Police spokeswoman Sgt. Michelle Anaya.The crash …

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Hyundai N Standalone Model: Two-Seater Or Similar To Kia Stinger?

It sounds like Hyundai has big plans for N.<p>There’s a lot of news swirling around Hyundai’s N performance line of cars. Designed to compete with the …

Automotive Industry

Is The 2019 BMW Z4 Super Sexy Or A Giant Misfire?

The 2019 BMW Z4 had the unfortunate luck of images leaking at least three times, which means most people had already formed their opinion of its new …


Kia Stinger – surprise package saloon from Korea on long-term test

The way that Kia has evolved in recent years means that a large, well-appointed saloon has every chance of cutting it against the predominantly German opposition. Here’s how it is shaping up.<p><b>Our car:</b> Kia Stinger 2.0 T-GDI GT-Line S <b>List price when new:</b> £36,470 OTR <b>Price as tested:</b> £36,470 <b>Official</b> …

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Kia Stinger GT-Line S: long-term test review

<b>Mileage:</b> 10,246<b><br>Economy:</b> 31.7mpg<p>As temperatures soar this summer, it’s not just me who has been feeling thirsty more often; our Kia Stinger has been …

Monthly Update for July 2018 - 2018 Kia Stinger

2018 Kia Stinger GT: Monthly Update for July 2018<p>by Jason Kavanagh, Senior Road Test Engineer<p><b>Where Did We Drive It?</b><br>Sometimes cars live up to the …

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Here's What the Kia Stinger Sounds Like With a Muffler Delete

Not bad. Not bad at all.<p>The Kia Stinger has a 3.3-liter twin-turbo V6 under the hood. From the factory, it doesn't sound like much. But remove the mufflers and secondary catalytic converters, and you get a truly unique soundtrack. Listen for yourself.<p><i>Welcome to Better Than Coffee, your daily dose</i> …


Android Auto arrives on new cars from VW, Audi, Kia, and many more

Every few weeks for so, Google updates the Android Auto website with a list of newly-supported cars. This time around, though, there are far more …

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Top 10 things we like, and don’t like, about the 2018 Kia Stinger GT

“Since when did Kia start making good-looking cars?” The question, from the young lad working the loading dock, couldn’t have better summed up the …

Autos (Canada)

New car running costs: How does your car fare?

In the world of utes, the Mitsubishi Triton topped both 4x2 and 4x4 lists with $210.99 and $225.95 weekly costs.<p>The survey involved a total of 139 …


2018 Kia Stinger long-term update: Road trippin’

I take a lot of road trips. See, my race car lives about six hours away, so if I want to drive it or work on it, some serious highway time is required. Fortunately, Roadshow's long-term 2018 Kia Stinger GT is a road trip warrior, making the miles whiz on by with plenty of power, comfort and …

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Check out the UVO tech in the 2018 Kia Stinger

Kia's dashboard tech shines as brightly as the rest of the Stinger's performance. Get an up-close look at the UVO system.


Kia enters ‘fun-to-drive’ territory with 2018 Stinger

WASHINGTON — Looking for a stylish family car that has power and handles well? Time to check out the Kia Stinger GT2.<p>I know you’re thinking that I …


Roadshow's long-term 2018 Kia Stinger GT

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Meet Roadshow's long-term 2018 Kia Stinger GT

Get reacquainted with the 2018 Roadshow Shift Award-winning car of the year as we prepare to spend an entire year with the Kia Stinger.


2018 Kia Stinger is definitely buzz worthy | Scott Sturgis

<b>2018 Kia Stinger GT2 AWD V6:</b> A lot to buzz about?<p><b>Price:</b> $52,300 as tested. No options on test vehicle — and forget Kia's usual option-stinginess. …


Fast Porsches and gold BMWs

We also discuss Sergio Marchionne<p>On this week's Autoblog Podcast, Editor-in-Chief Greg Migliore is joined by Associate Editor Reese Counts and Contributing Editor James Riswick. The trio discuss driving the BMW X2, the Porsche 911 GT3, the Volkswagen GTI and <i>Autoblog</i>'s new long-term Kia Stinger GT …

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Feature: Ford Mustang GT vs Kia Stinger GT S

We’ll never know exactly what Kia benchmarked when making the Stinger GT S, but conventional wisdom suggests the usual bunch of German sports …

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2018 Kia Stinger


Hyundai N Confirms Bespoke Halo Car

The company says its Veloster and i30 N hot hatches are just the beginning.<p>© Bruce Benedict 2017<p>Hyundai is preparing to introduce a bespoke, halo N …