AUTO NEWS – New 2021 Kia Stinger facelift revealed with new look and tech

New 2021 Kia Stinger facelift revealed with new look and tech

The Kia Stinger has been up to date with a handful of design tweaks and few new non-compulsory extras. The revised mannequin will go on sale within the UK early subsequent 12 months – and costs will stay broadly much like the outgoing mannequin, beginning £41,000 for the range-topping GT-S variant.

Styling revisions embody new LED headlamps, reworked daytime working lights, a recent pair of LED tail lights and an up to date model of the corporate’s trademark ‘tiger nostril’ radiator grille. UK fashions can even put on completely different badges to the automobile in these photos, as this the mannequin proven is a Korea-spec automobile.

Patrons may select from a handful of recent beauty non-compulsory extras, together with a larger-bore quad-exit exhaust system, an aggressive rear diffuser and two new alloy wheel designs in both 18-inch or 19-inch diameters. A brand new Darkish Bundle can even swap each of those new additions for gloss black replacements.

The Kia Stinger’s cabin design is basically unchanged over the outgoing mannequin. Patrons get the identical seven-inch digital instrument cluster, commonplace sport seats and dashboard format. Nevertheless, there’s some new chrome detailing for the steering wheel, some new gloss black trim for the dashboard, a brand new frameless rear-view mirror and a bigger 10.25-inch infotainment system.

Patrons can even obtain a brand new, 64-colour, customisable ambient lighting system and a selection of recent inside finishes, together with Saturn Black, Purple, Beige and Darkish Brown. Relying on the specification, Kia additionally affords new contrasting stitching for the dashboard and door playing cards.

Kia has additionally ditched the Stinger’s lowly 244bhp 2.0-litre petrol and 197bhp 2.2-litre diesel engines as a part of the replace. This implies the one engine on provide now could be the twin-turbocharged 3.3-litre V6 engine discovered within the flagship GT-S mannequin, which ought to have the identical 365bhp and 510Nm of torque because the pre-facelift mannequin.

Take a look at the most recent on Kia’s flagship electrical coupe right here…

AUTO NEWS – New 2021 Kia Stinger facelift revealed with new look and tech


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