2021 Kia Stinger

2021 Kia Stinger in Mooresville NC

Vehicle Overview

Want exhilarating performance along with a comfortable cabin? Then put Rusty Wallace Kia of Knoxville and the 2021 Stinger at the top of your list. You get truly impressive powertrain options to choose from, as well as the option of upgrading to all-wheel drive. Plus, it comes with Kia’s incredible warranty coverage, making the Stinger a smart buy when it comes to serving Knoxville, Maryville and Alcoa. Let’s take a closer look at the Stinger, both inside and out, so you know all that it has to offer you.

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Exterior – 2021 Kia Stinger

You will find that the exterior features of the 2021 Kia Stinger at Rusty Wallace Kia in Knoxville are eye-catching and designed to get you noticed. All four of the trim levels get a black chrome front grille and high gloss black hood trim. Black chrome functioning side vents help add to the sportiness of the Stinger. For convenience, as well as style, there are turn signal indicators integrated into the side mirrors. For the GT1 and GT2 models, these side mirrors have auto-dimming side mirrors as well. Solar control glass is standard across the line. Found on the GT1 and GT2 models and optional on the GT-Line is a sunroof. Daytime running lights and automatic headlight control are standard on all four trim levels. You can choose from great color options like Micro Blue, Aurora Black, Federation Orange, and Snow White.

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Interior – 2021 Kia Stinger in Knoxville

All models of the 2021 Kia Stinger aim to keep you comfortable. Standard features include luxurious things such as dual-zone automatic climate control, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, and a 7-inch touchscreen. You will also find that all four available trim levels have handy smartphone integration. Both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto give you the ability to connect compatible smartphones to the Stinger, allowing you to listen to your music, access your messages, make hands-free phone calls, and so much more. Select models are upgraded to an 8-inch touchscreen. Leather seat-trim, along with 12-way power-adjustment for the driver’s seat, is also found standard across the board. If you decide you would like the ultra-luxurious GT2 model, it is upgraded to Nappa leather trim. These models also go up to 16-way power-adjustment and add cushion thigh extension. A leather-wrapped sport steering wheel with audio controls is found on all models, as well as a leather-wrapped shift knob.

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Mechanical – Kia Stinger specs in Knoxville TN

It is no secret that the Stinger is designed to thrill. This vehicle is great for serving Knoxville, Maryville and Alcoa if you want an exhilarating yet smooth performance. The entry-level GT-Line has a centrifugal pendulum absorber. Found on all other models is a limited-slip differential. The engine is front-mounted and you have a choice between front-wheel and all-wheel drive for all four trim levels of the 2021 Kia Stinger. Both the GT1 and GT2 up their game even further with an electronically controlled suspension. Brembo brakes come standard on all but the GT-Line models.

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Powertrain – 2021 Kia Stinger dealer

For the GT-Line twin-scroll turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder is standard and it makes 255-horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. The rest of the trim levels have a 3.3L V6 engine that takes things up to 365-horsepower as well as 376 lb-ft of torque. Idle Stop & Go is standard for both engines, helping to increase your fuel efficiency. Both engines are both paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission to give you smooth, responsive shifting around Knoxville and beyond.

Safety – 2021 Kia Stinger dealer

Just because it is a performance-oriented vehicle does not mean that the 2021 Kia Stinger does not keep you safe. All models are equipped with blind-spot monitoring, lane change assist, and rear cross-traffic alert. The GT1 and GT2 models are even more well-equipped when it comes to high-tech safety, further adding on a driver attention monitor, forward-collision warning, forward collision avoidance-assist complete with pedestrian detection, smart cruise control, lane keep assist, and lane departure warning. Exclusive to the top trim is a surround-view camera system as well. All models also give you hill start control, a tire pressure monitoring system, cornering brake control, and much more to help keep you and your loved ones safe.

Rusty Wallace Kia of Knoxville invites you to get in touch with our team today to arrange to test drive the new 2021 Stinger and experience its heart-pounding power.