Compare 2021 Kia K5 specifications by trim levels

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K5 is a 5-seat Sedan from Kia, which first hit the market back in 2021.

With the price tag ranging from $23,490 to $30,490, the Kia K5 faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals.

Overview

Wheels

Bulb Size

The Kia K5 has a maximum towing capacity of 999 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The Kia K5 boasts the average fuel economy anywhere from 32 to 38 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 73.20mm x 193.10mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2021 Kia K5

  • Fuel Tank: 14.8 gal

  • Wheelbase: 112.2 in

  • MPG: 29 city/38 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 5.8 sec

  • Ground clearance: 5.3 in

  • Engine: 1.6L I-4

  • Towing capacity: 999 lbs

  • Curb: 3115 lbs

  • Passenger capacity: 5

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 193.1 x 73.2 x 56.9



2021 Kia K5 Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Kia K5 is offered in 7 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Kia K5 safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Kia K5 specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.

Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style Sedan

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Engine 1.6L I-4,2.5L I-4 DOHC

    • Horsepower 180 hp @ 1933 –
      290 hp @ 1959

    • Torque 195 lb-ft. @ 1,500 –
      311 lb-ft. @ 1,650

    • Charge system intercooled turbo

    • Transmission 8-spd w/OD

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 5.8 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 16.2 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 193.1 in

    • Width 73.2 in

    • Height 56.9 in

    • Wheelbase 112.2 in

    • Curb Weight 3115 lbs

    • GVWR 4354 lbs

    • Towing capacity 999 lbs

    • Ground clearance 5.3 in

    • CAPACITY

    • Luggage capacity 16 ft

    • Cargo capacity 16 cu.ft

    • Seats 5

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 14.8 - 15.8 gal

    • City 24 - 29 mpg

    • Combined 28 - 34 mpg

    • Highway 32 - 38 mpg

    • Highway range 505.6 - 584.6 mi

    • WARRANTY

    • Basic Warranty 60/60,000 mths/miles



Specifications

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

GT-Line 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Exterior length
193.1 in 193.1 in 193.1 in 193.1 in
Exterior body width
73.2 in 73.2 in 73.2 in 73.2 in
Exterior height
56.9 in 56.9 in 56.9 in 56.9 in
Horsepower
180 hp 180 hp 180 hp 180 hp
Torque
195 lb-ft. 195 lb-ft. 195 lb-ft. 195 lb-ft.
Curb weight
3115 lbs 3148 lbs 3228 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
4354 lbs 4354 lbs 4354 lbs
Wheelbase
112.2 in 112.2 in 112.2 in 112.2 in
Ground clearance
5.3 in 5.3 in 5.3 in 5.3 in
Front legroom
46.1 in 46.1 in 46.1 in 46.1 in
Rear legroom
35.2 in 35.2 in 35.2 in 35.2 in
Front headroom
40 in 40 in 40 in 40 in
Rear headroom
38 in 38 in 38 in 38 in
Front hip room
57 in 57 in 57 in 57 in
Rear hip room
57 in 57 in 57 in 57 in
Front shoulder room
58 in 58 in 58 in 58 in
Rear shoulder room
56 in 56 in 56 in 56 in
Fuel tank
14.8 gal. 15.8 gal. 15.8 gal. 15.8 gal.

GT-Line 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

GT 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Exterior length
193.1 in 193.1 in 193.1 in
Exterior body width
73.2 in 73.2 in 73.2 in
Exterior height
56.9 in 56.9 in 56.9 in
Horsepower
180 hp 180 hp 290 hp
Torque
195 lb-ft. 195 lb-ft. 311 lb-ft.
Curb weight
3228 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
4354 lbs
Wheelbase
112.2 in 112.2 in 112.2 in
Ground clearance
5.3 in 5.3 in 5.3 in
Front legroom
46.1 in 46.1 in 46.1 in
Rear legroom
35.2 in 35.2 in 35.2 in
Front headroom
38 in 38 in 38 in
Rear headroom
37 in 37 in 37 in
Front hip room
57 in 57 in 57 in
Rear hip room
57 in 57 in 57 in
Front shoulder room
58 in 58 in 58 in
Rear shoulder room
56 in 56 in 56 in
Fuel tank
15.8 gal. 15.8 gal. 15.8 gal.

Interior Features

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

GT-Line 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Air conditioning, front
dual zone automatic dual zone automatic dual zone automatic dual zone automatic
Clock
in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display
Cupholders
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim
metal-look metal-look metal-look metal-look
12V DC power outlet
1 1 1 1
Overhead console
mini mini mini mini
Floor console
full full full full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power power power power
Rear windows
power power power power
1-touch window up
driver driver driver driver and passenger
1-touch window down
driver driver driver driver and passenger
Instrumentation
analog analog analog analog
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
day-night day-night day-night day-night
Fuel door release
power power power power
Remote trunk release
power proximity proximity proximity
Seatback storage pockets
2 2 2 2
Steering wheel material
urethane urethane urethane leather/metal-look
Auxiliary visors
dual dual dual dual

GT-Line 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

GT 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Air conditioning, front
dual zone automatic dual zone automatic dual zone automatic
Clock
in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display
Cupholders
front and rear front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim
metal-look metal-look leather/metal-look
12V DC power outlet
1 1 1
Overhead console
mini mini mini
Floor console
full full full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power power power
Rear windows
power power power
1-touch window up
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
1-touch window down
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Instrumentation
analog analog analog
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
day-night day-night day-night
Fuel door release
power power power
Remote trunk release
proximity proximity proximity
Seatback storage pockets
2 2 2
Steering wheel material
leather/metal-look leather/metal-look leather/metal-look
Auxiliary visors
dual dual dual

Exterior Features

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

GT-Line 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Antenna
window grid window grid window grid window grid
Body material
fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim
metal-look metal-look metal-look black
Fog/driving lights
front
Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
trunk trunk trunk trunk
Tinted windows
light light light light
Rear window type
fixed fixed fixed fixed
Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote
Sunroof
1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Spoiler
lip
Wheels
16 machined w/painted accents aluminum 16 machined w/painted accents aluminum 16 machined w/painted accents aluminum 18 machined w/painted accents aluminum
Spare tire and wheel
compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel

GT-Line 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

GT 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Antenna
window grid window grid window grid
Body material
fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim
black metal-look black
Fog/driving lights
front front
Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
trunk trunk trunk
Tinted windows
light light light
Rear window type
fixed fixed fixed
Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote
Sunroof
1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Spoiler
lip lip
Wheels
18 machined w/painted accents aluminum 18 machined w/painted accents aluminum 19 machined w/painted accents aluminum
Spare tire and wheel
compact steel compact steel compact steel

Seats

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

GT-Line 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Front seat type
bucket bucket bucket bucket
Standard seating
5 5 5 5
Front driver seat direction controls
6-way 6-way 8-way power 8-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls
6-way 6-way 6-way 6-way
Lumbar support
driver driver
Front armrests
center center center center
Front head restraints
adjustable adjustable adjustable adjustable
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Rear seats
bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench
Rear head restraints
3 - fixed 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim
cloth cloth cloth cloth/leatherette

GT-Line 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

GT 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Front seat type
bucket bucket bucket
Standard seating
5 5 5
Front driver seat direction controls
8-way power 8-way power 8-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls
6-way 6-way 6-way
Lumbar support
driver driver driver
Front armrests
center center center
Front head restraints
adjustable adjustable adjustable
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Memory
driver driver
Rear seats
60-40 bench 60-40 bench 60-40 bench
Rear head restraints
3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim
cloth/leatherette leatherette leatherette
Cooled front seats
driver and passenger driver and passenger

Entertainment System

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

GT-Line 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Radio
AM/FM/HD, seek-scan AM/FM/HD, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan AM/FM/HD, seek-scan
Speakers
6 6 6 6
1st row LCD screen
2 2 2 2

GT-Line 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

GT 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Radio
SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD, seek-scan
Speakers
6 6 6 Harman/Kardon
Navigation system
yes with voice activation
1st row LCD screen
2 2 2

Safety and Security Features

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

GT-Line 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front front front front
Headlights
LED low/high beam LED low/high beam LED low/high beam LED low/high beam
Exterior light control
fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Airbags, knee protection
driver driver driver driver
Lane departure warning
Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS)

GT-Line 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

GT 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front front front
Headlights
LED low/high beam LED low/high beam LED low/high beam
Exterior light control
fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Parking assist
Parking Distance Warning - Reverse (PDW-R) Parking Distance Warning - Reverse (PDW-R)
Airbags, knee protection
driver driver driver
Lane departure warning
Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS)
In-Vehicle Assistance Service
UVO eServices

Mechanical Features

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

GT-Line 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Engine
1.6L I-4 1.6L I-4 1.6L I-4 1.6L I-4
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
front-wheel front-wheel all-wheel front-wheel
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering
rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion
Suspension tuning
regular regular regular regular
Front suspension type
strut strut strut strut
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil coil coil
Rear suspension type
multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil coil coil
Sequential shift control
Steptronic Steptronic Steptronic Steptronic
Transmission
8-spd w/OD 8-spd w/OD 8-spd w/OD 8-spd w/OD
Axle ratio
3.37 3.37 3.51 3.37
Turbocharger
intercooled turbo intercooled turbo intercooled turbo intercooled turbo

GT-Line 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

GT 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Engine
1.6L I-4 1.6L I-4 2.5L I-4
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
all-wheel front-wheel front-wheel
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering
rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion
Suspension tuning
regular regular sport
Front suspension type
strut strut strut
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil coil
Rear suspension type
multi-link multi-link multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil coil
Sequential shift control
Steptronic Steptronic Steptronic
Transmission
8-spd w/OD 8-spd w/OD 8-spd auto-shift man w/OD
Axle ratio
3.51 3.37 2.94
Turbocharger
intercooled turbo intercooled turbo intercooled turbo

Other Specs

LX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

LXS 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

GT-Line 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Luggage capacity
16.0 cu.ft. 16.0 cu.ft. 16.0 cu.ft. 16.0 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity
16.0 cu.ft. 16.0 cu.ft. 16.0 cu.ft. 16.0 cu.ft.
Base engine size
1.6 liters 1.6 liters 1.6 liters 1.6 liters
Base engine type
I-4 I-4 I-4 I-4
Horsepower rpm
5,500 5,500 5,500 5,500
Torque rpm
1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500
EPA mileage estimates
29 City / 38 Hwy 27 City / 37 Hwy 26 City / 34 Hwy 27 City / 37 Hwy
Lighting - map lights
front front front front
Lighting - dome light
fade fade fade fade
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Height adjustable safety belts
front front front front
Engine - valvetrain
DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Warrranty - Powertrain (mths/miles)
120/100,000 120/100,000 120/100,000 120/100,000
Warranty - Corrosion perforation (mths/miles)
60/100,000 60/100,000 60/100,000 60/100,000
Warranty - Roadside assistance (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Tires
P205/65HR16.0 BSW AS P205/65HR16.0 BSW AS P205/65HR16.0 BSW AS P235/45VR18.0 BSW AS
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent

GT-Line 4dr All-wheel Drive Sedan

EX 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

GT 4dr Front-wheel Drive Sedan

Luggage capacity
16.0 cu.ft. 16.0 cu.ft. 16.0 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity
16.0 cu.ft. 16.0 cu.ft. 16.0 cu.ft.
Base engine size
1.6 liters 1.6 liters 2.5 liters
Base engine type
I-4 I-4 I-4
Horsepower rpm
5,500 5,500 5,800
Torque rpm
1,500 1,500 1,650
EPA mileage estimates
26 City / 34 Hwy 27 City / 37 Hwy 24 City / 32 Hwy
Lighting - map lights
front front and rear front and rear
Lighting - dome light
fade fade fade
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Height adjustable safety belts
front front front
Engine - valvetrain
DOHC DOHC DOHC
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Warrranty - Powertrain (mths/miles)
120/100,000 120/100,000 120/100,000
Warranty - Corrosion perforation (mths/miles)
60/100,000 60/100,000 60/100,000
Warranty - Roadside assistance (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Tires
P235/45VR18.0 BSW AS P235/45VR18.0 BSW AS P245/40WR19.0 BSW AS
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent