Performance enthusiasts may not think of Kia as their go-to. We intend to change that perception with this direct comparison of the 2022 Kia K5 GT vs the 2022 BMW 330i. You may be surprised, and you will definitely be enlightened. Boucher Kia of Racine is proud to help you make a decision when shopping for a true sports sedan!
BMW has gained a well-deserved reputation for quality, performance, and that fun-to-drive factor. That said, setting the bar for competition means that people have something to aim for. The engineers at Kia have crafted a true competitor in the sports sedan field. Let’s look at the 2022 Kia K5 GT vs the 2022 BMW 330i.
Feature / Spec
2022 Kia K5 GT
2022 BMW 330i
Motor / Drive
2.5-liter intercooled turbo inline 4-cylinder
2.0-liter intercooled turbo inline 4-cylinder
Horsepower / Torque lb.-ft
290 / 311
255 / 295
Transmission / Drive
8 speed auto-shift dual wet clutch manual / RWD (Rear Wheel Drive)
8 speed automatic / RWD
The Kia suite of advanced safety features
The BMW suite of advanced safety features
10.2” color touchscreen with connectivity features
8.8” color touchscreen with connectivity features
Fuel Economy MPG City / Hwy
24 / 32
26 / 36
Up to 5
Up to 5
0-60 MPH in Seconds
The Kia takes the edge in several categories, most notably in price. That $10k gap could go into some options, or right back into your pocket when you drive off in the K5 GT. Additionally, the engine is significantly more powerful than the 330i, and it boasts more standard safety features as well. Paired with a more sophisticated transmission and a sport tuned suspension, the K5 GT delivers thrilling performance.
If you want to outfit your K5 GT with some upgrades, you can consider some of these options.
The list doesn’t end there. Our expert staff is happy to take you for a test drive and fill you in on all the standard and available features. This car is an excellent buy, and equally excellent drive.
Boucher Kia of Racine is proud to service the Racine and Milwaukee, WI area. If you’d like to know more about the 2022 Kia K5 GT or any others in the Kia lineup, please contact us or stop by the dealership. We can help make driving fun again!