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The updated Kia Stinger is revealed in its European specification for the first time today. Kia’s fastback sports saloon now boasts a refreshed exterior and interior design and a range of technology and safety upgrades. The exterior now features new multifaceted reflector LED headlamps. Its new design and LED daytime running lights.. At the rear, a new rear combination lamp spans the width of the car, creating a new light signature that mimics the shape of the subtle spoiler integrated into the trunk lid. New turn signals, each comprised of 10 individual LED units, are arranged in a grid pattern, reflects the appearance of a chequered flag.

A new 19-inch aluminium alloy wheel design is also introduced. The cabin remains more or less unchanged. However subtle changes include a metallic finish to sections of the steering wheel and a chrome bezel around the instrument cluster. The rear-view mirror is now frameless, creating a modern look and enhancing rear visibility.

Depending on specification, the dashboard and doors are finished with new contrast stitching, while the centre console is finished in aluminium. The dash features Kia’s upgraded 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment and navigation system. A new mood lighting system allows drivers to select one of 64 colours to subtly alter the character of the cabin.

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European-spec Stingers are available with Nappa leather upholstery in Saturn Black or optional Red. A suede package is also available for the first time, with the cabin trimmed in Saturn Black suede with contrasting red stitching and red seatbelts.

The 3.3-litre T-GDi V6 is the only engine available for European buyers, the four-cylinder diesel and petrol have been discontinued.  Power is increased to 370 ps and 510Nm at 6,000 rpm to all four wheels which means AWD is standard. The Kia Stinger can accelerate from 0-to-100 km/h in just 4.9 seconds.

The upgraded Kia Stinger carries over the same Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) that it offered previously, as well as a series of new features and updates to provide even better protection for the driver, their passengers and other road users.

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