Acura TLX vs. Kia Stinger

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$36,700 - $42,100
$32,990 - $35,190

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.53 / 5
17 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
206 - 290 hp
255 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.5L SOHC 24
2.4L DOHC 16
2.0L Twin Scroll Turbo 4

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.6 in.
42.6 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.2 in.
38.3 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
34.5 in.
36.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.7 in.
37 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input

CD Player

CD Player
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P225/50HR18 - P245/40VR19
P225/45VR18

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
109.3 in.
114.4 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.8 - 39.5 ft.
36.7 - 38.4 ft.

Length

Length
191.7 in.
190.2 in.

Width

Width
73 in.
73.6 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3508 - 3765 lbs.
3611 - 3792 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
206 - 290 hp
255 hp

Torque

Torque
182 - 267 ft. lbs.
260 ft. lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
17.2 gal.
15.9 gal.

Combined

Combined
25 - 28 mpg
25 - 22 mpg

City

City
20 - 23 mpg
21 - 22 mpg

Highway

Highway
29 - 33 mpg
29 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Acura TLX
Kia Stinger

Body Style

Body Style
SH-AWD Sedan - Sedan
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Large Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
93.3 ft³.
93.8 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3508 - 3765 lbs.
3611 - 3792 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
23 - 27 mpg.
24 - 25 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
20 - 23 mpg.
21 - 22 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
29 - 33 mpg.
29 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Premium Unleaded I-4 - Premium Unleaded V-6
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
2.4 L/144 - 3.5 L/212
2.0 L/122

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
8 - 9
8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD - Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.08 - 4.71
3.96

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.18 - 2.84
2.47

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.61 - 1.91
1.61

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.22 - 1.38
1.18

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.96 - 1.00
1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.74 - 0.81
0.83

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.22 - 3.83
2.27

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.52 - 4.57
3.73

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.6, 7.3, 7.7
7.0 - 7.4

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P225/50HR18, P225/55HR17, P245/40VR19
P225/45VR18

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P225/50HR18, P225/55HR17, P245/40VR19
P225/45VR18

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Compact

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 - 19 X 8.5 in.
18 X 8 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 - 19 X 8.5 in.
18 X 8 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.8 - 39.5 ft.
36.7 - 38.4 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 in.
12.6 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.2 in.
12.4 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
17.2 gal.
15.9 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.2 in.
38.3 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.6 in.
42.6 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.5 in.
56.4 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
55.3 in.
55.5 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
36.7 in.
37 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
34.5 in.
36.4 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55.4 in.
54.8 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
54.9 in.
56.1 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
109.3 in.
114.4 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
191.7 in.
190.2 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
73 in.
73.6 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
57 in.
55.1 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
62.8 in.
62.8 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
63.1 in.
64.8 in.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.62 - 0.70
0.65

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.48 - 0.58
0.56

Model Group

Model Group
TLX
Stinger

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Luxury
Intermediate Luxury

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
Sedan

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.4 - 3.5
2.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC - SOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4 - 6
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4