2023 Kia K5 GT vs. GT-Line

2023 Kia K5 Front Grille

If you’re looking for a stylish new ride in the Cleveland area, you can’t go wrong with the powerful Kia K5! This sleek four-door sedan is perfect for anything from the daily commute to a long-distance road trip, boasting strong performance specs, top-notch features, and the latest technology inside and out. The new K5 comes in four total trims: LXS, GT-Line (which is available as a front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive model), EX, and GT. Today, we’re going to be focusing on two specific trims: the Kia K5 GT and the Kia K5 GT-Line. They’re both great choices, but there are some important distinctions between the two that you’ll want to be aware of. Read on for an overview of the 2023 Kia K5 GT vs. GT-Line, then head to our inventory to see what we have available!



Kia K5 GT vs. GT-Line

Let’s start our trim comparison by examining the respective starting prices of the Kia K5 GT-Line and GT. The GT-Line is a mid-tier trim that starts at $26,690 for the front-wheel drive model and $28,390 for the all-wheel drive model. The GT is the highest available K5 trim level and starts at $31,090. It’s a bit pricier, but you’re getting a more powerful engine and a wide array of features for that higher price tag. Here are all the details:

2023 Kia K5 GT-Line Features

  • FWD or AWD options
  • 1.6L Turbo 4-Cylinder engine
  • 195 lb-ft of Torque
  • 180 hp
  • 18-inch Alloy Wheels, Gloss Black Machine Finish
  • GT-Line Sport Grill, Front, Rear Bumpers, and Gloss Black Rear Spoiler
  • GT-Line Cloth & SynTex Seat Trim and Sport Design Leather -Wrapped Steering Wheel
  • LED Multi-Reflector Headlights, Fog Lights, Rear Lights
  • 10-Way Power Driver’s Seat with Power Lumbar
  • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™
  • Smart Key with Push-Button Start & Remote Start
  • 10.25-inch Touchscreen with Navigation, UVO link, and SiriusXM® Satellite Radio

2023 Kia K5 GT Features

  • 2.5L Turbo 4-Cylinder engine
  • 311 lb-ft of torque
  • 290 hp
  • 8-Speed Dual Clutch Transmission (Wet Type), Steering Wheel Mounted Paddle Shifters
  • 19-inch Alloy Wheels with Pirelli® P-ZERO™ All-Season Tires
  • GT Sport Design with Sport Tuned Suspension
  • Panoramic Sunroof with LED Interior Lighting
  • SynTex Seating Material with Sport Front Bucket Seats
  • 10-Way Power Driver’s Seat, Heated Front Seats
  • Optional GT1 package with 12 Speaker Bose Premium Audio System, Surround View Monitor (SVM), and more
  • Wireless Phone Charger

Explore the Kia K5 at Kia of Chattanooga

Still on the fence deciding between the Kia K5 GT vs. GT-Line? Check out how they stack up on the Dayton and Ringgold, GA roads for yourself! Contact our office to see what models we have available, then head to our dealership to set up a test drive. We’ll take care of everything and get you behind the wheel in no time. You can also contact us or take a look at our model research to learn more about the K5 and the other vehicles in our current lineup.


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