When we compare the Kia K5 EX's and the Kia K5 GT-Line's specifications and ratings, The Kia K5 GT-Line has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing and typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars. The Kia K5 EX and Kia K5 GT-Line have the same fuel efficiency, interior volume and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Kia K5 EX's and the Kia K5 GT-Line's specifications and ratings, the Kia K5 GT-Line is a better car than the Kia K5 EX.
Kia K5 Pricing
A used 2023 Kia K5 EX ranges from $28,984 to $35,367 while a used 2023 Kia K5 GT-Line is priced between $27,999 to $35,498. For a new model, the Kia K5 EX's price is between $30,036 and $35,655, with the Kia K5 GT-Line priced between $28,434 and $34,345.
Kia K5 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate, the Kia K5 EX and the Kia K5 GT-Line both lose 46.8 percent of their value.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the base engine of both the Kia K5 EX and the Kia K5 GT-Line makes 180 horsepower. Both the EX and the GT-Line are rated to deliver an average of 31 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 585 miles. Both models use regular unleaded.
The Kia K5 has an average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings. The Kia K5 has a Top Safety Pick+ award from the IIHS.