What Engines Are Available on the 2022 Kia K5?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia K5 on Monday, September 6th, 2021 at 9:40 am
2022 Kia K5

Performance Features of the 2022 Kia K5

The 2022 Kia K5 boasts a fun-to-drive experience, a robust steel structure, an available 10.25-inch touchscreen, Kia Drive Wise Driver Assist Technology, turbocharged engines, and an advanced all-wheel drivetrain. At Team Gunther Kia in Daphne, AL, we give you an overview about the performance features of the 2022 Kia K5.

Engines on the 2022 Kia K5

The 2022 Kia K5 has an option of two engines. It is equipped with a turbocharged 1.6-liter 4-cylinder engine that has an output of 180 hp and a torque rating of 195 lb.-ft. This engine is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission. It has a Continuously Variable Valve Duration (CVVD) engine valve gear and a Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) fuel delivery system.

The turbocharged 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine has an output of 290 hp and a torque rating of 311 lb.-ft. This engine is paired with an 8-Speed Dual Clutch Transmission (Wet Type). It has a Continuously Variable Valve Timing (CVVT) engine valve gear and a Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) and Multi-Port Injection fuel delivery system.

2022 Kia K5 Interior Dashboard
2022 Kia K5 Seating

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Fuel Economy of the 2022 Kia K5

The LX trim with the 1.6-liter engine delivers 29 mpg in the city, 38 mpg on the highway, and 32 mpg combined. Meanwhile, the 1.6-liter engine on the LXS, GT-Line, and EX trims achieves 27 mpg in the city, 37 mpg on the highway, and 31 mpg combined on the front-wheel drive models. It earns 25 mpg in the city, 33 mpg on the highway, and 28 mpg combined on the all-wheel drive models.

Meanwhile, the 2.5-liter engine makes 24 mpg in the city, 32 mpg on the highway, and 27 mpg combined with the front-wheel drivetrain.

If you’re interested in learning more about the performance features of the 2022 Kia K5, visit us at Team Gunther Kia in Daphne, AL, or schedule a test drive today! We also offer you a guide on how you could choose your next Kia vehicle!