Kia Motors Upcoming RWD Executive Sedan Caught Testing


Kia Motors has been quite active these days, as few days back the brand introduced its upcoming 2017 Kia Soul model with turbo charged engine and finally the GT concept is now caught testing. There were many rumors about the production version of GT concept and the concept was revealed in the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show. Now with the spied images are revealed, the E-segment sedan will be soon going into the production phase.

Kia Motors GT Spied
Kia RWD Executive Sedan Spied

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Despite the upcoming RWD executive sedan is fully camouflaged in the spied images, the side of the car is quite similar to Audi A7. Kia Motors has named it CK for testing phase but it is expected that it will be badged Stinger. Based on the same platform as that of Genesis G80 & G90, this RWD executive sedan will have a shorter wheelbase. In front the headlights are carved with same amount of curve, triangular looking concept as seen in many other models of Kia Motors. But, in the particular sedan it is lending a distinct and aggressive face to the might be Stinger.

Kia GT Rear
Kia GT Spied

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The short overhangs; coupe like silhouette and prominent tiger nose all together gives a sporty touch to this sedan. The doors are much similar to the much-acclaimed Optima with its reverse kink. Giving a glance at the lower front of the sedan, the large lower intakes are evident clearly, hinting towards a high-output potent engine. At back the first thing that will attract your attention are the quad exhaust pipes, as the rest of the body is covered thoroughly. Under the hood, the GT concept based car is packed with V6 3.3-litre twin-turbo engine capable of producing a maximum power output of 365 PS, similar to G80 & G90.

Since Kia Motors will place this executive sedan in the premium product range with an array of safety features and semi-autonomous driving technology, it will be positioned between Kia Cadenza and K900 in terms of size. Comparing all the current offerings from the company, the upcoming RWD executive sedan will be more oriented towards performance.