Kia Stinger For Sale in Calgary
The 2018 Kia Stinger is Kia's Fastest (and Most Stunning) Car Produced
Set to compete with European luxury brands, the 2018 Kia Stinger can keep up performance and design-wise, all for a better price.
Kia rolls out its fastest and most attractive car ever - the 2018 Kia Stinger GT. The GT model, according to Kia, goes from 0 to 100 km/h in just 5.1 seconds and will be available in small quantities, with just 200 Kia Stinger Calgary and Canadian units to start. A more affordable model is set to follow.
Kia Stinger Calgary - Designed and Tested in Europe
Audi and BMW should watch out - the manufacturer designed this sports hatchback sedan in their own backyard of Frankfurt, Germany and tested it on the famed Nurburgring Grand Prix racetrack. .
The model will be the first Kia to come as either an all-wheel drive or rear-wheel-drive sedan. Kia took great lengths to test traction by testing the Stinger in the Swedish Arctic on a lake bed. They could have probably tested it under similar conditions here in Calgary in February. .
Under the Hood of the 2018 Kia Stinger
The 2018 Kia Stinger GT comes with an all-wheel-drive powertrain and a 3.3-litre twin-turbo V6 that puts out a hefty 365 horsepower and 376 pound-feet of torque to go from 0 to 100 km/h in 5.1 seconds. According to Kia, a dynamic torque-distribution system will optimize the power and road grip individually for each of the wheels. .
According to Kia Canada, the future Kia Stinger for sale base-level option will be fitted with a turbocharged, 2.0-litre four-cylinder that sends 255 hp and 260 lb.-ft. of torque to the wheels and available as rear-wheel or all-wheel drive. It will be mated to the same eight-speed automatic transmission of the GT.
Kia Stinger for Sale Interior
The sporty fastback design is not only aerodynamic but also provides a good amount of interior space. The wheelbase is longer than rivals like the BMW 3-Series. With all seats up, the five-seater has 660 L of cargo space. Drop the rear seats down for 1,158 L of cargo space. For loading and unloading effortlessly, Kia added a power rear hatch that opens hands-free. .
A leather-wrapped gear shifter with chrome trim, paddle shifters on the steering wheel and stainless steel sport pedals give the driver a track-inspired feel when behind the wheel. Luxurious details like leather seating, a heated steering wheel, ambient LED lighting, a welcome lighting system that engages when entering the car and a quiet, well-insulated cabin featuring acoustic laminated glass make the ride enjoyable for everyone. .
2018 Kia Singer GT Pricing and Features
The Stinger GT starts at $44,195 and includes:
- Brembo brakes
- Adaptive suspension
- 19-inch wheels
- Michelin performance tires
- Front dual-function and rear LED lights
The Stinger GT Limited starts at under $49,995 and adds:
- Aluminum trim
- Navigation via an 8" media screen
- Nappa leather seats
- Ventilated front seats
- Head-up display
- 720-watt Harman/Kardon 15-speaker surround sound system
- 360-degree camera
- Autonomous emergency braking
The Stinger GT is a promising introduction from Kia. It can compete with European luxury makers as far as performance and style, but for a price that's more affordable. And with Kia's award-winning Warranty and Roadside Assistance Program, it's worth taking out a Kia Stinger Calgary model for a test drive.