2022 Kia Stinger Sports Sedan Entices the World

2022 Kia Stinger Sports Sedan Entices the World

Kia has announced the launch of the 2022 Kia Stinger with several updates in the alluring fast-paced sedan. The updated model is the ray of sunshine brightening up the day with its impressive features and enhanced performance. Stinger is loaded with a four-cylinder engine with a new-addition of active sport exhaust V6 engine in the GT model.


2022 line-up comes with the new Kia’s new updated logo. Kia shares the cues with the Genesis G70 sedan and offers a large cargo hold, roomy interior, fastback roofline and, more. It comes with a series of turbocharged engines i.e. standard 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine with optional RWD and AWD and eight-speed automatic transmission.

What’s changed in the 2022 Kia Stinger line-up?

2022 Kia Stinger has received stunning changes in style and design. The line-up has received an addition of a 2.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that makes 300 horsepower. It has an optional 3.3-liter V6 engine that generates 365 horsepower with the new exhaust system. 


The styling updates include refined lighting elements, wheel designs, and large exhaust tips, and premium quality materials. It has new metallic trims and an optional 10.3-inch intuitive infotainment display system.

Engine and Performance

Kia has decided to stay with the same mechanics as before though they were not as powerful and comes with RWD. Stinger offers two turbocharged engines such as a 2.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that makes 300 hp and a 3.3-liter V6 that pumps out 368 horsepower with an eight-speed automatic transmission, quick shifter, paddle shifters to enter quick driver inputs for a smooth driving experience. The addition of a new electronic variable exhaust system and runs in straight-line speed. GT features Brembo Brakes that enhance the performance of vehicles and quickly run on commands and stops. 


The fuel economy with the rear-wheel-drive wheel with torque vectoring and delivers an EPA of 22 mpg in the city, 32 mpg on the highway, and 25 combined and all-wheel drive with an EPA of 21 mpg in the city, 29 mpg on the highway, and 24 mpg combined.

Interior and Exterior

Kia Stinger’s looks have blown the mind of everyone. 2022 line-up is stunning and fully changed to deliver an outstanding experience. It has an addition of headlights and taillights, exhaust tips, Nappa leather upholstery, LED ambient lighting, and block and chrome interior.


The rear seat of the Stinger is comfy and makes the long journey more enjoyable. The sports sedan is pulling out every look to compete with its competitors and dodging the different luxury vehicles in the line. It has a large trunk volume and more cargo space.


Stinger features a UVO 10.3-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple Car Play, Android Auto, optional wireless charging, 15-speaker Harmon Kardon stereo system, a six-speaker stereo system, and in-built navigation system.

2022 Kia Stinger Interior

Addition of Stinger Scorpion special-edition

2022 Kia Stinger Scorpion Edition will be arriving this spring with 19-inch black wheels, mirror, fender, rear-spoiler, exhaust tips in black paint, and inclusion of carbon fiber in the center console. The special edition is designed uniquely to cater to the needs of younger generations and providing fun and exciting wheels. Scorpion features leather upholstery and a robust powertrain to pump the performance.

Pricing and Trim Levels

2022 Kia Stinger is available in three different trims 

  • GT-Line- $37,135
  • GT1- $44,735
  • GT2- $52,335

Safety and Warranty

2022 Kia Stinger is loaded with driver assistance technology and it has passed the crash-tested for NHTSA and IIHS. It offers a series of safety features such as automated emergency braking, lane-departure warning, lane-keeping assist, adaptive cruise control, blind-spot monitoring, rear-cross traffic control, and forward-collision warning. 


Kia Stinger offers limited and powertrain warranty coverage with no complimentary maintenance.

Engine 2.4-liter twin-turbocharged 
Horsepower 365hp
Transmission Eight-speed automatic 
Drivetrain RWD
Torque 376 lb-ft of torque
EPA 18 mpg city, 27 mpg highway, 21 mpg combined
Top-speed 167 mph
0-60mph 4.4 seconds
MSRP $50,100