2018 Kia Stinger Red Exterior Front View on road

2018 Kia Stinger Trim Levels Comparison


No matter which Stinger trim level you're interested in, you can expect it to hold a treasure trove of power, style, and abundant features and technology systems. That said, there are some key differences between the five trims of the 2018 Kia Stinger: 2.0L, Premium, GT, GT1, and GT2.

With so much information between these five trims, we thought the best way to keep track of it all would be to create a 2018 Kia Stinger trim levels comparison. We hope this research page helps you to find the Stinger perfect for you, your lifestyle, and all of your automotive desires.

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2018 Kia Stinger Engine

Engine Specs for the 2018 Kia Stinger

Some base engines are built to suffice; others are built to impress. The base engine of the 2018 Kia Stinger is the latter. With 255 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque, this 2.0-liter four-cylinder GDI machine is ready for anything. Then again, it's still got a few things to learn.

Here to put the base engine in its place, the stronger option is a 3.3-liter V6 GDI Lambda II champion. With 365 horsepower and 376 pound-feet of torque, this mechanical maniac has a punchy pony for every single day of the year. Regardless of which engine you may choose, the Stinger is fully prepared to send chills down your spine.

2018 Kia Stinger Standard and Available Features

Listed below are some key features from each trim level as well as its base MSRP.

2.0L – Standard features include dual-zone automatic climate control, a rearview camera, a touchscreen interface display with Bluetooth capability as well as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Base MSRP is $31,900.

Premium – Added features include a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, a 15-speaker sound system, an upgraded touchscreen, and more. Base MSRP is $37,100.

GT – Added features include a sport-tuned steering wheel, several GT-exclusive stylings and upgrades, and, of course, the V6 engine. Base MSRP is $38,350.

GT1 – Added features include auto-dimming side mirrors, a power sunroof, a multitude of high-tech gauge displays, and more. Base MSRP is $43,250.

GT2 – Added features include exclusive premium Nappa leather, exclusive styling and patterns for the seats, ventilated front seats, a 16-way power adjustable driver seat, and dynamic low-beam headlight assist. Base MSRP is $49,200.

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