Kia Stinger will cost from £31,995 in the UK

Think of a rear-wheel drive car with sleek styling, a V6 engine and handling tuned by former BMW M Boss Albert Biermann, and probably the last manufacturer that comes to your mind is Kia.

But the new Stinger could turn your preconceptions of the South Korean manufacturer on their head – and the brand has just announced prices and specs for the car in the UK.