Kia has officially launched the Stinger 2022 model for the US market with a more powerful engine and many high-end amenities. The car has a starting price of 36,090 USD.
With a price higher than 3,000 USD compared to its predecessor, the base version Stinger GT-Line is equipped with a new 2.5-liter turbocharged, 4-cylinder engine for a maximum capacity of 300 horsepower and torque. maximum 422 Nm, which means an increase of 45 hp and 69 Nm compared to the old 2.0-liter turbocharged engine. The engine is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission, which comes with rear-wheel drive. All-wheel drive is also available for $ 2,200.
Stinger GT-Line is equipped with soundproof laminated front glass, LED lighting system and 18-inch alloy wheels. In addition, this version also gets 12-way electric driver’s seat, leather seats and heated front seats.
Other notable highlights include the 4.2-inch rear information display behind the steering wheel and the 10.25-inch infotainment system with GPS navigation and Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity. There’s also a leather-wrapped flat bottom steering wheel, dual-zone automatic climate control and aluminum pedals. Buyers will also find anti-glare automatic rearview mirrors, wireless smartphone charging and a 9-speaker audio system.
On the safety front, the vehicle is equipped with a range of driver assistance systems including Navigation-based Smart Cruise Control, Forward Collision Warning and Forward Collision Avoidance Assist with detection. pedestrians, cyclists and turns.
The Stinger GT-Line also comes standard with Blind Spot Collision Alert, Lane Keep Assist, Lane Departure Warning and Automatic Headlights. And yet, the car is also equipped with Safety Exit Warning, Rear Cross Vehicle Warning and rearview camera.
Moving to the mid-range Stinger GT1, users will have to spend at least $ 43,690 with rear-wheel drive and $ 45,890 with all-wheel drive. This version uses a 3.3L twin-turbocharged V6 engine, for a maximum capacity of 368 hp and maximum torque of 510 Nm.
In addition to the V6 engine, the GT1 version also has launch control launch control, red brake calipers and larger 19-inch alloy wheels. Rear-wheel drive variants have an anti-slip differential, while all-wheel drive versions have torque vectors.
The changes do not stop there when the GT1 version is upgraded to add an interior including an 8-way electric passenger seat and a sunroof. In addition, the interior of this version also attracts attention thanks to aluminum decorative accents, brushed aluminum panels and multi-color interior lighting system.
At the top of the table is the Stinger GT2. This model starts at $ 51,290, while the four-wheel drive variant starts at $ 53,490.
With prices comparable to those of luxury cars, this version also gets premium equipment such as 16-way electric Nappa leather seats for the driver and 12-way electric adjustment for passengers with heating and ventilation. wind. Only the rear seats only have heating.
This top-of-the-line version is also equipped with a HUD screen, an ambient observation screen and a larger 7-inch screen in the instrument cluster. Other highlights include a maneuverable steering wheel and tilt adjustment, a 15-speaker Harman Kardon audio system and HomeLink. Finally, there are higher-end LED headlights, electronically controlled suspension and an electric on / off smart trunk.
The Kia Stinger 2022 will go on sale in the US this spring and the price does not include the $ 1,045 shipping fee.
Trang Nguyen (Forum.autodaily.vn)
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