Archive for the ‘Kia Stinger’ Category

Kia Segment Winners in J.D. Power 2018 Automotive Performance, Execution, and Layout Study

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018
2018 Kia Stinger Red Exterior Front Fascia

Each year, J.D. Power performs a host of studies that ultimately turn into something just as good, if not better, than an answer. These studies end up ranking vehicles in terms of different aspects, like Initial Quality and Vehicle Dependability. While those two have already been released since the beginning of the year, the results of another were just announced this month: the APEAL Study, also known as Automotive Performance, Execution, and Layout Study. This year, two different Kia vehicles became segment winners, and we’re stoked about it! (more…)

Our Favorite #KiaStinger Images on Instagram

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
2018 Kia Stinger Exterior Driver Side Front Fascia

The Kia Stinger has been out for a while now, and it’s only continued to increase in popularity since its release. The sports car that nobody saw coming is packed with power, style and so much more, but we thought we’d help those shoppers who still aren’t convinced make their decision a bit easier. To do this we dived into Instagram and found some of our favorite #KiaStinger images on the social media platform. If you’re interested in a 2018 Kia Stinger of your own, be sure to get in touch with us right here at Hometown Kia. (more…)

2018 Kia Stinger GT named one of Wards 10 Best Interiors & Engines

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
2018 Kia Stinger GT Interior Cabin Dashboard and Front Seat

We have been overwhelmed by the incredible response that the 2018 Kia Stinger has received since its official release date and are happy to be able to provide this exciting new sports car to shoppers here in the Mount Hope area. Since its introduction, the Stinger has won a number of awards and was even a finalist to be named North American Car of the Year. But most recently, the Stinger GT was named one of the 10 Best Interiors by WardsAuto, which pairs nicely with its 10 Best Engines award from Wards as well. (more…)

2019 Kia Stinger GT Atlantica Specs & Features

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
2019 Kia Stinger GT Atlantica Exterior Driver Side Front Profile

Thus far, the Kia Stinger has been a resounding success. It was one of the most talked-about vehicles present at Chicago Auto Show, and it continues to be a focal point of the 2018 model year. It’s turned out even better than we had hoped for, and we’re proud to offer it right here at Hometown Kia. With success comes the desire to offer true enthusiasts something special, which is exactly why the Kia brand has already announced a special edition 2019 Kia Stinger GT called the Atlantica. We thought we’d highlight a few of the upgraded specs & features that will be found in the limited-edition sports car. (more…)

What is the Kia Stinger Experience test drive event?

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018
2018 Kia Stinger Exterior Driver Side Front Profile

Over the past few weeks, the Kia Stinger has been making plenty of waves. Not only was it a finalist for the North American Car of the Year, but it was actually named Best of the Year by MotorWeek. Now, Kia is looking to undergo a new initiative in order to show everyone exactly what all the hype is about. The initiative is a test drive event dubbed the Stinger Experience. (more…)

Which Kia model won Best of the Year in MotorWeek’s 2018 Drivers’ Choice Awards?

Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
2018 Kia Stinger Exterior Passenger Side Front

Awards are fantastic. In the automotive industry, they’re the symbol of getting recognized for doing something right. There are tons of awards handed out throughout the industry, and some are more meaningful than others. For instance, major publications like Kelley Blue Book, Motor Trend, and MotorWeek are going to mean a little bit more than some random blog’s award. That’s why we’re so pleased that the 2018 Kia Stinger has won Best of the Year in MotorWeek’s 2018 Drivers’ Choice Awards. (more…)

2018 Kia Stinger Photo Gallery from the Chicago Auto Show

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018
2018 Kia Stinger Exterior Passenger Side Profile at the Chicago Auto Show

Last week was the kick off for the 2018 Chicago Auto Show, and we had a representative present at the show to snap some pics of the most exciting vehicle on the lineup – the 2018 Kia Stinger. The first sports car to ever grace the Kia lineup, it has been turning heads for months and that has only been amplified since its release. We expect heads will continue to turn for years to come, but for now we’ve put together the photo gallery below to give you a place to turn your head and get a good look at it for yourself! (more…)

Who is in Kia’s Super Bowl commercial?

Tuesday, February 6th, 2018
Aerosmith Steven Tyler next to 2018 Kia Stinger on Race Track

One of the common themes among many commercials that air during the Super Bowl each year – which is not only the biggest night of the year for football, but for advertising as well – is the use of celebrities to help bolster their ad’s message. If you saw Kia’s Super Bowl commercial on Sunday, then you probably noticed this was a tactic that they employed to drum up attention for the 2018 Kia Stinger. But we understand not everyone may know who the two famous individuals in the commercial are, so we thought we’d help. (more…)

Could the Kia Stinger be named North American Car of the Year?

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
2018 Kia Stinger GT2 AWD Red Exterior Front Driver Side

In 1994, the North American Car of the Year award was created. Each year, at a press conference during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the winner of the award is announced. In the past 20+ years, a Kia vehicle has never won this most prestigious award, but that could all change next month at NAIAS 2018. How could it change? Because the 2018 Kia Stinger was nominated and is now one of the three finalists to win the award. (more…)

2018 Kia Stinger Pricing & Trim Level Options

Tuesday, November 28th, 2017
2018 Kia Stinger Exterior Rear Passenger Side Profile

By now, you’ve likely heard a lot about Kia’s first foray into the high-performance marketplace, the 2018 Kia Stinger. Not only is the Stinger the fastest vehicle the brand has ever built, we’d have to say it’s also one of the most stylish and luxurious as well. It’s packed with premium amenities, gorgeous design cues and much more. Recently, Kia gave a sneak peek at the trim level options that the Stinger will be available in, and the pricing info that goes hand-in-hand with that, so we thought we’d relay the information to you. (more…)