What is it?


The Stinger — not Stingray, although Kia would love the comparison to the Corvette — is the Korean automaker’s concept of a no-frills, rear-wheel-drive sports car like the Subaru BRZ.


There is no radio or interior door handles, either, all in the Porsche-like interest of saving weight in the weirdest ways possible. A 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-four, modified from the one used in the production Optima sedan, puts out 315 hp.


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What is it?

The Stinger — not Stingray, although Kia would love the comparison to the Corvette — is the Korean automaker’s concept of a no-frills, rear-wheel-drive sports car like the Subaru BRZ.

There is no radio or interior door handles, either, all in the Porsche-like interest of saving weight in the weirdest ways possible. A 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-four, modified from the one used in the production Optima sedan, puts out 315 hp.

(more…)