Value for money and seven-year warranties aren’t sexy selling points but dressing them in smart design has proven a winner for Kia’s mainstream models. But can the same really support a move against premium marques where brand snobbery is king? Even without that obstacle how can Kia expect to build a BMW-beating sports GT at the first attempt?
First Drive: Kia Stinger GT S
Exposure to a Performance Car review of the Lamborghini Countach 5000QV at an impressionable age set Dan Trent on course for a life-long obsession with cars. Immersion in the world of used car temptation with a spell as editor of PistonHeads.com only sealed the deal, compulsive online tyre-kicking now a daily ritual. He’s still some way off that Countach though.