2018 Kia GT Sport Sedan

Monday, January 28th 2019. | Kia

After some moments being disguised, the new GT outline is finally spotted on the streets of Orange Country in California. It should be exciting news for the Kia fans to see the new sedan nearly in the market. The forthcoming GT could be released as a 2018 version suggesting there should be noticeable upgrades on the modern sedan. Since its first reveal at the Frankfurt auto show couple years ago, we are definitely expecting the 2018 Kia GT will carry the new functional features and better engine setup. These could be advantageous anyway to invite the new potential buyers.

2018 Kia GT Front Angle


The next generation of Kia GT is going to receive the new modifications. On the platform, the auto designer could possibly opt out a new rear-drive model, just similar to the G70 3-series and the Hyundai Genesis. It is most likely the concept of backward-opening rear doors will be no longer used and got back with the conventional unit. The latest spy shots have shown us the car front part will be highlighted with the smaller LED headlamps and the refreshed lower air intakes. The car sides enhance a wide side vent and the chrome details on some elements.

2018 Kia GT Side AngleInterior

The information on the interior upgrades has not been disclosed. Considering the company’s commitment on building the stunning sedan, we are completely sure the 2018 Kia GT will be equipped with the latest high-tech installments and refurbished along the premium upholstery.


There is no exact decision on the engine unit for the new GT. Some expect the configuration of a 3.3 liter turbocharged 4-or 6-cylinder V-6 with the output of 340 horsepower could be selected to power the 2018 Kia GT. The current version of a 2.0 liter turbocharged 4-cylinder might be included as another option as well. The transmission system is also unknown, while looking into any possibilities, the setup of standard manual gearbox or the optional automatic will be taken into plan.

2018 Kia GT Rear Angle2018 Kia GT Release Date and Price

Unfortunately, the official information on the sedan’s value and the release date is not yet confirmed. It is due to the future GT sedan is now under the development process. Regarding the latest speculations, the 2018 Kia GT will be ready to hit the market at any time in 2017. As for the price, the current estimations state the beginning price of GT sedan could go at approximately $30,000, more affordable among other European entries.