The Kia Stinger was presented earlier this year at the Detroit show and already is postulated as one of the releases of 2017. Debuted in its version American, but the brand already us has unveiled its configuration for Europe, one of them markets where wants to paste with more force. Due to the tastes of the old continent, the Stinger also you will receive a mechanical diesel that will be added to the other two gasoline engines.
Diesel block will be a four-cylinder turbo 2.2 liter and is expected to be that get the highest volume of sales in Europe. It will have a power of 200 HP and 440 Nm between 1,750 and 2,750 rpm, a less benefits option that accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 8.5 seconds and has a top speed of 225 km/h. Like the rest of the range, you will be linked to the eight-speed automatic change and you can choose between rear-wheel drive or total.
Other available engines will be the gasoline that we saw in his presentation. On the one hand will be a balanced four cylinder turbo 2.0 liter that develops 255 HP and 353 Nm of torque. On the other hand the top of range, a biturbo V6 3.3 liter which has no less than 370 HP and 510 Nm. With him, the Stinger accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 5.1 seconds and reaches a maximum speed of 270 km/h. It’s the most benefits production of the history of the brand model.
What will remain unchanged in the arrival of Kia Stinger in Europe will be its sporty design and that does not go unnoticed. This saloon of 4.83 meters of long has in the point of view to some rival German with bodywork five doors as the Audi A5 Sportback or the BMW series 4 Grand Coupé. Production will begin in the middle of year and we can see it in the dealerships at the end of 2017.
Source – Kia