Sales of the updated Kia Stinger will start in Russia in 2021

Russian Automotive Market Research

The updated Kia Stinger will debut in the Russian market in spring of 2021. Serial production of the fastback has already begun at Avtotor plant in Kaliningrad, and soon the model will be available for order.

The updated Kia Stinger will be offered with the improved ADAS security suite and enhanced infotainment system capabilities. The exterior design of the fastback received the new expressive elements, while the interior was complemented with new trim options. Despite a number of updates in design and equipment, the fastback retained one of the main advantages – a range of powerful engines, which consists of Theta II 2.0 T-GDi (197 or 247 HP) and Lambda 3.3 T-GDi (370 HP), paired with 8-speed automatic gear box. The model will be offered with the upgraded dynamic all-wheel drive system and rear-axle drive. With the sporty character, stable handling of the Gran Turismo car and the high level of comfort, Stinger is perfectly suited for both everyday city trips and long-distance travel.

Other news from section:
The cost of Ambertruck Work pickup has decreased in Russia
Ambertruck Work pickup, a rebranded Chinese JMC Vigus, which is produced by Kaliningrad Avtotor, has depreciated in Russia. As Kommersant reports, from June 10 to the end of July, the price for pickups manufactured in 2023 is 2.6 million rubles, which is 400 thousand rubles cheaper than the original one. It is known that the model is equipped with 2.5-liter diesel engine, all-wheel drive and a rear differential lock. The volume of the cargo...
Avtotor has adjusted its production plan for 2024
Avtotor, one of the leading Russian automakers, intends to produce about 70 thousand cars by the end of 2024, Za Rulem reports, citing Anton Alikhanov, Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation. Recall that cars of the following brands are currently manufactured at the company's production facilities: Kaiyi, BAIC, SWM, Forthing, and Jetour. In addition, the production of an electric car under own brand Amberauto has been set...