The Kia K5 continues to serve as evidence that the sedan market hasn’t lost its pulse. Here we test how the 2022 Kia K5 compares to the rivaling 2021 Nissan Altima in this guide from the Friendly Kia team in Tampa Bay, FL.
2022 Kia K5
2021 Nissan Altima
|180 - 290 horsepower||Engine Output||188 - 248 horsepower|
|105.3 cubic feet||Passenger Volume||100.8 cubic feet|
|16.0 cubic feet||Cargo Volume||15.4 cubic feet|
|Standard||Wireless Apple CarPlay®/Android Auto ™||Not Available|
Research shows that the 2022 Kia K5 offers a roomier cabin, more trunk space, and better smartphone integration than the 2021 Nissan Altima midsize sedan. Every new K5 also comes with the industry-leading Kia 10-year/100,000-mile warranty for greater peace of mind.
The magic of the 2022 Kia K5 is its ability to offer an impressive breadth of standard features for your investment. Kicking off at $23,690 MSRP, even the base LX model comes with:
Higher trim levels gain upgrades like the 10.25-inch touchscreen, wireless device charging, a panoramic sunroof, 360-degree camera system, front parking sensors, and more advanced driving aids.
Most versions of the 2022 Kia K5 are powered by the standard 1.6-liter turbocharged engine, but the top GT model upgrades to a 2.5-liter turbo engine that generates 290 horsepower and best-in-class torque. All-wheel drive is available with either. Here’s how they compare:
1.6-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine
2.5-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine
The 2022 Kia K5 is expected to arrive in the Tampa Bay area later this summer. When it does, you can be sure to find it first at Friendly Kia. You can reach out to our team for more information on the Kia K5 or any of the other great vehicles in our inventory.