Archive for the ‘Kia Stinger’ Category

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…)

What did Kia bring to the 2017 SEMA Show?

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
2017 SEMA Show Special Kia Stinger GT Federation Exterior Profile

Each year in Las Vegas, several of the automotive manufacturers around the industry gather to showcase what’s truly capable with their vehicles at the SEMA Show. SEMA is the Specialty Equipment Market Association, and essentially the auto show is a gathering of traditional automakers and the companies that build aftermarket accessories and upgrades for their vehicles to combine them and create incredible special edition vehicles. For 2017, Kia brought some awesome Stinger and Cadenza models, as well as a high performance and drifting exhibit. (more…)

Which celebrities raced the 2018 Kia Stinger?

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
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The 2018 model year is firmly upon us, but the 2018 Kia Stinger has not yet arrived here in Mount Hope. However, Kia has really amped up the new sports car’s promotional campaign, namely with what they’ve dubbed Stinger Runway Racing. Last month, six celebrities got an opportunity to race the Kia Stinger in New York City, and from the looks and sounds of it, it was a blast! (more…)

Why wait for the brand-new Stinger?

Monday, June 5th, 2017
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2018 Kia Stinger Performance & Powertrain Specs

As the weeks and months tick by in 2017, we become more and more anxious about the impending release of the 2018 Kia Stinger, the brand’s first true sports car. Since it was first introduced earlier this year, we haven’t been able to get it out of our mind. And while we’ve already given you a bit of information when we announced its release date, we thought we’d dive a little more specifically into the upcoming sedan’s performance and powertrain specs, to give you an even better idea of what has us so antsy. (more…)