The Kia Stinger is a mid-size liftback manufactured by Kia since 2017. The Stinger traces its roots to the GT Concept from the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show and the Kia GT4 Stinger from the 2014 North American International Auto Show. Design work was led by Peter Schreyer and Gregory Guillaume (Kia’s Chief Designer) at Kia’s European studio in Frankfurt and engineered by former BMW M Vice President of Engineering Albert Biermann, the car was unveiled at the 2017 North American International Auto Show. In August 2020, Kia unveiled a refreshed Stinger that went on sale in South Korea on the third quarter of 2020 and worldwide by the end of year. Styling updates include revised headlights and taillights, a new 10.25-inch infotainment screen and an additional wheel design.

Petrol: 1998 cc, Inline-4 cylinder, DOHC, 16 valve, Turbocharged, GDI, Hyundai Theta II engine, 252 HP Power, 353 Nm Torque, 0-100 kmph in 6 seconds, 242 kmph Top Speed, 11 kmpl Average, 60 litre Fuel Tank, Hyundai 8-speed Automatic Transmission

Petrol: 2497 cc, Inline-4 cylinder, Hyundai Smartstream FR engine, 300 HP Power, 422 Nm Torque, 0-100 kmph in 5.6 seconds, 260 kmph Top Speed, 10 kmpl Average, 60 litre Fuel Tank, Hyundai 8-speed Automatic Transmission

Petrol: 3342 cc, V6 engine, Hyundai Lambda II engine, 367 HP Power, 510 Nm Torque, 0-100 kmph in 4.9 seconds, 277 kmph Top Speed, 9 kmpl Average, 60 litre Fuel Tank, Hyundai 8-speed Automatic Transmission

Diesel: 2199 cc, Inline-4 cylinder, Hyundai R II engine, 199 HP Power, 441 Nm Torque, 0-100 kmph in 7.6 seconds, 230 kmph Top Speed, 17 kmpl Average, 60 litre Fuel Tank, Hyundai 8-speed Automatic Transmission

3 Variants: GT-Line, GT1, GT2

2 Upholsteries: Leather, Nappa Leather

2 Wheels: 18 inch Alloy, 19 inch Machine Finish Alloy

5 Colours: Hichroma Red, Blue, Black, Grey, Silver, Green, White

Price range (Not available in India): Rs. 30.19 lakh – Rs. 39 lakh (Ex-showroom, UK)

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