When comparing the 2022 Ford Mustang's and the 2022 Kia Stinger's specifications and ratings, the 2022 Ford Mustang has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for used cars, reliability, resale value, overall quality score and base engine power. The 2022 Kia Stinger has the advantage in the areas of fuel efficiency and interior volume. Based on this comparison of the 2022 Ford Mustang's and the 2022 Kia Stinger's specifications and ratings, the 2022 Ford Mustang is a better car than the 2022 Kia Stinger.
2022 Ford Mustang vs. 2022 Kia Stinger Pricing
A used 2022 Ford Mustang ranges from $25,752 to $99,999 while a used 2022 Kia Stinger is priced between $32,273 to $47,794.
2022 Ford Mustang vs. 2022 Kia Stinger Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2022 Ford Mustang loses 21 percent of its value and the 2022 Kia Stinger loses 46.8 percent of its value. This means the 2022 Ford Mustang retains 25.8 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2022 Kia Stinger.
2022 Ford Mustang vs. 2022 Kia Stinger Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Ford Mustang is 8.3 out of 10 while the Kia Stinger's quality rating is 8.0 out of 10. This results in the Ford Mustang being ranked 1 out of 15 Best Sports Cars and the Kia Stinger being ranked 7 out of 28 Best Hatchbacks.
2022 Ford Mustang vs. 2022 Kia Stinger Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Ford Mustang is 8.4 out of 10. For the Kia Stinger the reliability rating is 7.0 out of 10. This gives the Ford Mustang an advantage in reliability compared to the Kia Stinger.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2022 Ford Mustang’s base engine makes 310 horsepower, and the 2022 Kia Stinger base engine makes 300 horsepower. The Mustang is rated to deliver an average of 24 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 450 miles. The Stinger is rated to deliver an average of 25 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 509 miles. This gives the 2022 Kia Stinger the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the 2022 Ford Mustang. The Mustang uses regular unleaded, and the Stinger uses premium unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
The 2022 Kia Stinger, a midsize car, has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front head room, front shoulder room, rear head room, rear shoulder room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The 2022 Ford Mustang, a sports car, has the advantage in the area of front leg room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the 2022 Ford Mustang and the 2022 Kia Stinger have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.