2018 Kia Stinger vs. 2018 Audi A5 

2018 Kia Stinger vs. 2018 Audi A5

Rediscover your passion for driving with the 2018 Kia Stinger. This all-new luxury sports car effortlessly combines power and performance into one perfect package. In fact, it's the Stinger's razor-sharp handling and spirited acceleration that makes it such a joy to drive.

Whether you're navigating narrow city streets or are pushing the limits on the track, the 2018 Kia Stinger performs with confidence and style. But how does this all-new model compare to others in the segment, including the 2018 Audi A5?

There are a variety of updates for the A5, including a full redesign for the 2018 model year. Audi has also introduced an all-new, four-door hatchback to the two-door coupe and convertible body style options for 2018.

2018 Kia Stinger


2018 Audi A5

167 mph Top Speed 130 mph
365-hp, 3.3-liter twin-turbo V6 Engine 252-hp, turbocharged four-cylinder 
40.9 cu.ft. Max. Cargo Space 35 cu.ft.
Standard Split-folding Rear Seats N/A

Experience the power, capability of the new Kia Stinger with a test drive today 

The 2018 Kia Stinger is only available as a four-door sedan and boasts a spacious, high-tech interior with a large cargo area. Now put the 2018 Kia Stinger against the 2018 Audi A5 Sportback and the Stinger will come out ahead in terms of 0-60-mph sprint time, cargo space and high-tech features.  

The 2018 Audi A5 Sportback has the most cargo space of all the A5 body styles, but even at its maximum 35 cu.ft. it's still nearly 6 cu.ft. smaller than the Stinger. The 2018 Kia Stinger with the V6 engine is also faster and goes 0-60 mph in 4.7 seconds compared to 5.7 seconds for the 2018 Audi A5. 

In terms of premium features, the Kia Stinger has a generous array, including Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, a 7-inch touchscreen, leather upholstery, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, a heated steering wheel and much more.

Moving up in trim adds on all sorts of performance and luxury features, including variable steering ratios, a 15-speaker Harman Kardon audio system, a head-up display, and adaptive suspension dampers, to name a few.  

Are you interested in taking a closer look at the new 2018 Kia Stinger? We invite you to explore all the features and capabilities of the new model today with a test drive at Serra Gardendale Kia!