2018 Kia Stinger GT Vs. 2018 Porsche Panamera

2018 kia stinger gt and 2018 porsche panamera on split screen

GT, or ground touring, cars give us something to aspire to. They’re comfortable, they’re sexy and they’re incredibly fast. These vehicles are made for people who know that a fun car should also be a luxurious experience and a vehicle that treats you well. Hit the gas and you’re pushed back into comfortable seats. Need some entertainment? Luxurious displays and plenty of compatibility ensure you’ve got the information and audio you want to make the miles go by even faster.

The 2018 Kia Stinger GT is a revolutionary grand touring car. Bringing the kind of power, handling and performance drivers pay twice as much for, the Kia Stinger doesn’t stop there. It’s also an extremely practical car with its four-door, five-passenger seating and over 40 cubic feet of cargo space. Today, we’re comparing the 2018 Kia Stinger to a car from a seasoned performance brand. It’s the 2018 Kia Stinger GT Vs. the 2018 Porsche Panamera. Let’s see how they do!

2018 Kia Stinger GT


2018 Porsche Panamera

3.3L twin-turbo V6 (365 hp) Standard engine (horsepower) 3.0L turbocharged V6 (330 hp)
5 Number of passengers 4
23 cubic feet Cargo volume with seats up 17.4 cubic feet
376 lb-ft. @ 1,300 RPM Standard torque 331 lb-ft. @ 1,340 RPM
167 miles per hour Top speed 164 miles per hour
10 years / 100,000 miles Engine warranty 4 years / 50,000 miles
Yes Remote start? No
$33,805 – Best Friendly KIA VIP pricing* Starts at $85,000

Stinger GT Proves Superior to Class Mainstay

Although the Stinger GT is only in its first year, it’s already taking down the biggest names in the game. In the chart above, you can see how it glides past the 2018 Porsche Panamera to prove to be the better of the two luxury sports sedans.

Not only does the 2018 Kia Stinger GT have more standard power and torque, but it also has more practical value – offering space for more passengers and cargo when in use.

These numbers really speak for themselves, but we’d like to especially point out the last line of the chart. The 2018 Kia Stinger GT at Friendly Kia is less than half of the price of a new 2018 Porsche Panamera.

You get more horsepower. You get more speed. You get more interior features. You get a longer warranty. Best of all, you get all of this for less money. How much less? More than $45,000 less. You can get two Kia Stinger GTs and splurge on their options for less money than the 2018 Porsche Panamera.

Only Friendly Kia has the lowest pricing and highest inventory of 2018 Kia Stinger GT models in Tampa Bay. Contact us today to find out how being Friendly makes all the difference!

*Best Friendly Kia VIP priing is as of the date of this page’s publication and not the date of its access. All pricing is at the discretion of Friendly Kia staff and subject to change without warning or notice. For current pricing, contact Friendly Kia.