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2022 Kia Stinger Gets a New Engine, More Horsepower

The updated Kia Stinger will enter the U.S car market in late 2020 or early 2021. In addition to exterior and interior tweaks, it got some upgrades under the hood.

A new variable exhaust system comes standard on all new V6 Stingers. It adds power and betters sound in the Sport mode.

The optional twin-turbo 3.3-liter V6 engine now produces 3 hp more: 368 hp and 376 lb-ft of torque.

A turbocharged 2.5-liter inline-four engine joins the Stinger’s engine lineup. It delivers 300 hp and 311 lb-ft of torque and combines with an 8-speed automatic gearbox. This mill sits between a base 2.0-liter inline-four with 255 hp and 260 lb-ft and the aforementioned V6.

As for the drive options, there will be rear- or all-wheel drive to choose from.

We’ve already reported about the 2022 Stinger’s updates, which include new head an tail lights, a bigger screen, a number of interior improvements, new driver assist features, such as lane-centering assist or a blind-spot camera system.

Expect the 2022 Kia Stinger will be slightly pricier than the current model  that costs between $33,090-52,500.

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