As has become tradition, we conducted a handful of drag races at the 2019 iteration of our annual Performance Shootout. And here we pit the 272 kW Kia Stinger GT against the 260 kW Subaru WRX STI Diamond Edition (a locally developed special edition). Of course, the Korean contender employs an automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive, while the bewinged Japanese sedan uses a manual gearbox and all-wheel drive...

*Grab a copy of the January 2019 issue of CAR magazine to get the full Performance Shootout experience…