Buyers looking for a car with loads of curb appeal will find no shortage of options to pick from. You asked, so we answered. See which of these sharp sedans offers the best value in our comparison of the 2022 Kia K5 versus the 2022 Honda Civic from Friendly Kia.
2022 Kia K5
2022 Honda Civic
|180-290 horsepower||Engine Output||158-180 horsepower|
|8- or 10.25-inch touchscreen||Infotainment System||7- or 9-inch touchscreen|
|121.3 cubic feet||Passenger Volume||99.0 cubic feet|
|16.0 cubic feet||Cargo Volume||14.4-14.8 cubic feet|
|Available||All-Wheel Drive||Not Available|
This showdown shows that the 2022 Kia K5 offers more engine power and interior space than the new 2022 Honda Civic sedan with a starting price that doesn’t deviate far from its competitors. Adding to the list of advantages, the Kia K5 features more sophisticated infotainment options, plus the availability of AWD on select trims.
Even the K5’s standard 1.6-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine rakes in 180 horsepower, putting it exactly on par with the Civic’s top-rung 1.5-liter turbocharged engine. K5 GT models are motivated by a 2.5-liter turbocharged engine that delivers 290 horsepower and 311 lb-ft of torque.
Every 2022 K5 also comes loaded with a generous range of features, including a LED headlights, heated side mirrors, cloth upholstery, dual-zone automatic climate control, and selectable driving modes. Safety features include automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection, lane-keeping assistance, automatic high beams, and a rear-occupant alert.
Ready for a closer look? Kia fans in New Port Richey, FL, and the surrounding communities of Tampa Bay, Clearwater, St. Petersburg, FL, will be able to test drive models from the 2022 Kia K5 lineup when they visit the team at Friendly Kia.