Kia’s All-New Stinger Model Joins WardsAuto’s List of Best 10 Engines

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Stinger on Friday, December 22nd, 2017 at 9:28 pm
Red 2018 Kia Stinger sitting in a showroom

2018 Kia Stinger Engine Options, Performance, and Fuel Economy

A couple of weeks ago, we had shared the trim options and MSRP of the 2018 Kia Stinger – which we can now happily say is available here at Performance Kia! There is also another bit of exciting news: the Stinger made WardsAuto’s Best 10 Engines list – and it beat out several high-end brands that are renowned for high performance (including Audi’s S5 Sportback)! So what kind of engine performance does the 2018 Kia Stinger offer? Read on to find out!

What Engine Options Does the 2018 Kia Stinger Offer?

Engine of 2018 Kia StingerUnder the hood of the 2018 Kia Stinger, you will find either a twin-scroll turbocharged 2.0L 4-cylinder or a twin-turbocharged 3.3L V6 engine. The 4-cylinder engine delivers 255 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft. of torque. It is able to attain an estimated fuel economy of 22 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway.

When you choose the V6, you will enjoy a potent 365 horsepower / 376 lb.-ft. torque power output and a 19 mpg-city / 25 mpg-highway estimated fuel economy. Tests have shown that the V6 engine allows the 2018 Kia Stinger to go from zero to sixty in 4.7 seconds and reach a top speed of 167 miles per hour.

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What is the Driving Range of the 2018 Kia Stinger?

Thanks to a 15.9-gallon fuel tank, 4-cylinder models can cover approximately 349.8 (city) to 461.1 (highway) miles with one full tank of fuel, while models outfitted with the V6 engine are able to cover approximately 302.1 (city) to 397.5 (highway) miles.

Find the 2018 Kia Stinger at Performance Kia Today!

Like we said, the 2018 Kia Stinger is finally available at our dealership, so stop in today and take it out for a spin!

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