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2018 Kia Stinger Muncie IN

All-new for the 2018 model year, the Kia Stinger is built to compete against some of the most popular, top-performing models on the market. The main difference? The 2018 Stinger happens to be affordable for the typical driver. It offers an eye-catching style and top-of-the-line performance capabilities that set it apart from other models in the Kia lineup.

If you would like to get a better idea of what to expect from the 2018 Kia Stinger in terms of performance, design, and technology, we invite you to utilize the information below before scheduling a test drive with our team at Kia of Muncie.

2018 Kia Stinger engine


Engine & Transmission

The Stinger comes standard with a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that is capable of producing 255 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. Opt for the more advanced Stinger GT, and you'll be able to experience a 3.3-liter V6 that can deliver 365 horsepower and 376 lb-ft of torque. Both engine options are mated to an 8-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters.


red 2018 Kia Stinger rear side


Driving Modes

In the Kia Stinger, drivers can choose from five different driving modes—Eco, Comfort, Sport, Personal, and Smart. Each one manipulates the suspension, steering, throttle response, and shifting in a unique way to give drivers a one-of-a-kind experience behind the wheel. Choose Eco when you want a more fuel-efficient drive or Sport when you want to take performance to the next level.


Design & Technology of the 2018 Kia Stinger

Styling and features can make or break a new model. Fortunately, the Stinger offers a great selection of standard and available elements. On the outside, drivers can expect aggressive curves and sharp LED lighting as well as gaping vents and quad tailpipes that allude to the vehicle's impressive performance. As for the cabin, the new Stinger offers premium leather upholstery and a color TFT screen within the gauge cluster that displays certain performance metrics. Additionally, here are a few of the high-tech safety features that will be available on the 2018 Stinger:

  • Driver Attention Alert System
  • Forward Collision Assistance
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking
  • Blind Spot Detection
2018 Kia Stinger front grille
2018 Kia Stinger dashboard

2018 Kia Stinger performance specs


2018 Kia Stinger Performance Specs

The 2018 Kia Stinger sports sedan made its world debut at the North American International Auto Show—and quickly stole the spotlight. A five-passenger fastback sports sedan, the Stinger promises to be the highest-performance production vehicle in Kia’s history. Offered with two engine choices and luxurious features, the Stinger will be available for sale later this year. Continue reading for the 2018 Kia Stinger Performance Specs.

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