When we compare the Toyota Camry's and the Kia Stinger's specifications and ratings, the Toyota Camry has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency, reliability, resale value, interior volume and overall quality score. The Kia Stinger has the advantage in the area of base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Toyota Camry's and the Kia Stinger's specifications and ratings, the Toyota Camry is a better car than the Kia Stinger.
Toyota Camry vs. Kia Stinger Pricing
A used 2023 Toyota Camry ranges from $26,357 to $39,348 while a used 2023 Kia Stinger is priced between $36,659 to $55,408. For a new model, the Toyota Camry's price is between $27,841 and $39,859, with the Kia Stinger priced between $38,365 and $57,731.
Toyota Camry vs. Kia Stinger Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the Toyota Camry loses 40.7 percent of its value and the Kia Stinger loses 46.8 percent of its value. This means the Toyota Camry retains 6.2 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the Kia Stinger.
Toyota Camry vs. Kia Stinger Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Toyota Camry is 9.0 out of 10 while the Kia Stinger's quality rating is 8.0 out of 10. This results in the Toyota Camry being ranked 2 out of 13 Best Midsize Cars and the Kia Stinger being ranked 10 out of 13.
Toyota Camry vs. Kia Stinger Reliability Rating
iSeeCars’ Reliability Rating for the Toyota Camry is 9.0 out of 10. For the Kia Stinger the reliability rating is 7.0 out of 10. This gives the Toyota Camry an advantage in reliability compared to the Kia Stinger.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Toyota Camry’s base engine makes 203 horsepower, and the Kia Stinger base engine makes 300 horsepower. The Camry is rated to deliver an average of 32 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 616 miles. The Stinger is rated to deliver an average of 25 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 509 miles. This gives the Toyota Camry the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Kia Stinger. The Camry uses regular unleaded, and the Stinger uses premium unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are midsize cars, the Toyota Camry has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, rear head room, rear shoulder room and rear leg room. The Kia Stinger has the advantage in the areas of front leg room cargo space. The Toyota Camry and Kia Stinger are comparable in regards to front head room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the Toyota Camry and the Kia Stinger have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars. When comparing IIHS evaluations, both the Toyota Camry and the Kia Stinger have the same Top Safety Pick+ award.