Drive the Kia Stinger GT at the Stinger Experience!
The Kia Stinger GT was recently named Gunaxin’s 2018 Car of the Year, largely due to its prowess on the track and autocross. We had great fun driving the Stinger on an autocross course in California, and we can’t wait to do it again at the Stinger Experience when it hits the Washington, DC area this weekend. The most exciting part is that you can drive one too! Wait, what?
That’s right, Kia is providing the public an awesome opportunity to get behind the wheel of the 365 horsepower twin-turbo V6 Stinger in a racetrack setting. Have you ever wanted to accelerate a high-performance fastback from 0-60 MPH in 4.7 seconds? Hell yeah you have, and now is your chance!
The Stinger Experience is a FREE two-hour adventure that includes education and hands on autocross driving with professional instructors. Each week the Stinger Experience will hit another town, and this weekend it’s coming to the DMV, so you know we’ll be there to get another taste. It’ll be an unforgettable day and you can sign-up now for your time-slot at the Stinger Experience site.
Stinger Experience Schedule
Nine courses around the United States have been hand crafted by a team of professionals. Location and dates of remaining Kia Stinger Events:
- 3/8 – 3/11 : FedEx Field (Landover, MD)
- 3/15 – 3/18 : Charlotte Motor Speedway (Concord, NC)
- 3/22 – 3/25 : MetLife Stadium (East Rutherford, NJ)
- 3/29 – 4/1 : Gillette Stadium (Foxborough, MA)
- 4/5 – 4/8 : Arlington Park (Arlington Heights, IL)
- 4/12 – 4/15 : NRG Park (Houston, TX)
- 4/19 – 4/22 : Phoenix International Raceway (Avondale, AZ)
Want to know what to expect at the Stinger Experience? Check out our video of the Roller Coaster Autocross course that we drove (repeatedly) in California:
We received monetary compensation from Kia to promote the Kia Stinger.
Additionally, Philip has served as Rally Director for the Washington Automotive Press Association, Speaker at IMPAcon and Blogs with Balls, Chairman of the Relay For Life of North Anne Arundel County, Examiner Team Leader for the Maryland Performance Excellence Awards, and Credentialed Founder of Capitals Outsider.