2016 Forte

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Exterior
Interior
Horsepower (ULEV-II)
145 hp @ 6,500 rpm
173 hp @ 6,500 rpm
Horsepower (SULEV)
145 hp @ 6,500 rpm
166 hp @ 6,500 rpm
EPA MPG, 6-Speed Manual (City/Highway/Combined)
25/37/30
*Disclaimer
EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle's condition.
EPA MPG, 6-Speed Automatic (City/Highway/Combined)
26/39/31
24/35/28
*Disclaimer
EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle's condition.
Exterior
BODY
Exterior Door Handles - Body Color

The Body-Color Exterior Door Handles create a sleek look and preserve the clean lines of your Kia.

Exterior Door Handles - Chrome Finish

These Chrome Exterior Door Handles offer a sophisticated, personalized touch to the exterior of your Kia.

Illuminated Door Handle Pockets
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Illuminated Door Handle Pockets make it easy to see the Forte's door handles in the dark.

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Included in the Premium pkg.
Dual Heated Power Mirrors - Body Color
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The Dual Body-Color Mirrors offer a streamlined design.

Mirror-Mounted LED Turn-Signal Indicators
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Integrated LED Turn-Signal Indicators accentuate the Forte's sleek lines.

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Included in the Popular and Popular Plus Packages
Power-Folding Outside Mirrors

Power-Folding Mirrors help in tight parking situations.

Perimeter Approach Lighting
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Mounted under the mirrors, the LED Perimeter Approach Lighting helps illuminate the ground beneath the front doors.

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Included in the Premium pkg.
Power Sunroof
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The Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof offers a full open-air experience. Or, put it in rear tilt for gentle ventilation.

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Included in the Premium pkg.
Solar Control Glass
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Solar Control Glass—on the windshield, front & rear windows, and back glass—helps reduce interior heat buildup on sunny days.

Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
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Front Intermittent Windshield Wipers are convenient on rainy days.

Heated Rear Glass with Timer

Heating elements help defrost or melt snow from the rear window. There's also a convenient, automated shut off system to prevent overheating.

Projector Beam Headlights
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Projection Headlights offer enhanced illumination of the road ahead.

Auto Light Control

The Auto Light Control offers the convenience of having your headlights turn on or off depending on the level of sunlight outside.

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Included in the Popular and Popular Plus Packages
Front Fog Lights
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Halogen Fog Lights offer bold style to the Forte's sporty design.

Positioning Lights, LED
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The LED Positioning Lights bring distinctive style to the front end.

Rear Combination Lamps, LED
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The LED Rear Combination Lamps marks the Forte's striking style. Also included is an LED Center High-Mounted Stop Light (CHMSL).

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Included in the Premium Plus Package
Locking Fuel-Filler Door

The electric remote Locking Fuel-Filler Door helps provide secure closure.

Chrome Exhaust Tip
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The Chrome Exhaust Tip provides a stylish, high performance image.

Aurora Black Premium Color Paint
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A premium color for a premium drive. The Forte is available in sleek Aurora Black Pearl.

Snow White Pearl Premium Color Paint
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The Snow White Pearl exterior offers an added touch of sophistication to your Forte.

*Disclaimer
Forte LX Snow White Pearl requires the Popular or Popular Plus Packages
DIMENSIONS
Wheelbase: (in.)
106.3
106.3
Track: Front / Rear (in.) - 15" Wheels
61.5/62.0
Track: Front / Rear (in.) - 16" Wheels
61.2/61.7
Track: Front / Rear (in.) - 17" Wheels
61.3/61.8
Length: (in.)
179.5
179.5
Width: (in.)
70.1
70.1
Height: (in.)
56.3
56.3
Ground Clearance: (in.)
5.3
5.3
WHEELS
15" Steel Wheels with Full Covers

These 15-inch Steel Wheels bring a stylishly bold touch to the look of the Forte.

16" Alloy Wheels
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These 16-inch Alloy Wheels add an impressively bold touch to the Forte.

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Included in the Popular Plus Package
17" Alloy Wheels
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The performance-inspired look of the 17-inch Alloy Wheels are the perfect complement to the Forte's sporty design.

TIRES
Size: Standard
195/65R15
215/45R17
Size: Optional
205/55R16
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Included in the Popular Plus Package
Interior
CONVENIENCE
AM/FM/CD/MP3/SiriusXM® Audio System with 4 Speakers
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SiriusXM Satellite Radio provides a wide range of choices for commercial-free music and entertainment, making every drive that much more rewarding. Click here for more SiriusXM details.

*Disclaimer
All SiriusXM services require a subscription, sold separately after 3-month trial included with vehicle purchase or lease. If you decide to continue your SiriusXM service at the end of your complimentary trial, service will automatically renew and bill until you call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. Subscriptions governed by the SiriusXM Customer Agreement; see www.siriusxm.com. Sirius U.S. Satellite service available only to those at least 18 years of age in the 48 contiguous United States, DC and Puerto Rico (with coverage limitations), while SiriusXM Internet Radio is available throughout our satellite service area and also AK and HI. © 2012 Sirius XM Radio Inc. Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc.

4.3" Touch Screen Audio Display

Easily access audio system features directly from the convenient 4.3" color LCD touch screen.

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Included in the Popular and Popular Plus Packages
Tweeter Speakers
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Keep the music balanced: two door-mounted Tweeters help deliver crisp audio.

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Included in the Popular and Popular Plus Packages
Rear Camera Display
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The Rear-Camera Display lets you know what's behind your vehicle when you're backing up. And for added convenience, a vehicle footprint superimposed in the display shows you the bumper width.

*Disclaimer
Rear Camera Display shown with optional Voice-Command Navigation System.

Included in the Popular and Popular Plus Packages

The rear-camera display is not a substitute for proper and safe backing-up procedures. Always drive safely and use caution when backing up. The rear-camera display may not display every object behind the vehicle.

UVO eServices Infotainment System
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The UVO system provides in-car connectivity when paired with your compatible personal devices. The result: complete intuitive control of your phone and music functions. For more information, Click here for more details.

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UVO eServices shown with optional Voice-Command Navigation System.

Included in the Premium Package

Warning: Driving while distracted can result in a loss of vehicle control that may lead to an accident, severe personal injury, and death. The driver's primary responsibility is in the safe and legal operation of a vehicle, and use of any handheld devices, other equipment, or vehicle systems which take the driver's eyes, attention and focus away from the safe operation of a vehicle or which are not permissible by law should never be used during operation of the vehicle.

2014 Forte EX shown with optional features.

Voice-Command Navigation with 7" Color Touch-Screen Display, HD Radio™ Technology and SiriusXM Traffic
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The nerve center of your Forte is the Voice-Command Navigation system. It offers a vivid color, 7" touch screen and relays real-time highway conditions from SiriusXM Traffic™.
Click here for more SiriusXM details.

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Included in the Premium Package

 

Warning: Distracted driving can result in a loss of vehicle control. When operating a vehicle, never use a handheld device or vehicle system that takes your focus away from safe vehicle operation. Navigation is for information purposes only, and Kia does not make any warranties about the accuracy of the information.

 

SiriusXM service requires a subscription, sold separately, after 3-month trial included with vehicle purchase. If you decide to continue your SiriusXM service at the end of your trial subscription, the plan you choose will automatically renew and bill at then-current rates until you call Sirius XM at 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. Programming subject to change. Sirius satellite service is available only to those at least 18 and older in the 48 contiguous USA, D.C., and PR (with coverage limitations). Traffic information not available in all markets. See siriusxm.com/traffic for details. Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of Sirius XM Radio Inc.

 

HD Radio™, HD, HD Radio, and "Arc" logos are proprietary trademarks of iBiquity Digital Corporation.


Bluetooth® Wireless Technology Hands-Free Connectivity
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These intuitively mounted controls allow you to maintain your focus on the road and keep both hands on the wheel. Click here for more details.

*Disclaimer
The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth® SIG, Inc., and any use of such marks by Kia is under license. A Bluetooth® wireless technology enabled cell phone is required to use Bluetooth® wireless technology.

Driving drowsy or distracted is dangerous and should be avoided. Drivers should remain attentive to driving and always exercise caution when using the steering wheel-mounted controls while driving.
USB/Auxiliary Input Jack
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Connect your favorite music from your iPhone or other compatible mobile devices to Forte's audio system.

*Disclaimer
Not all units require cable, please check with dealer. Cable sold separately.
Cruise Control with Steering Wheel Controls
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Complete control without any distraction. Steering-Wheel-Mounted Controls give the added comfort of engaging, adjusting, and disengaging cruise control—all without removing your eyes from the road or your hands from the wheel.

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Included in the Popular and Popular Plus Packages


Driving drowsy or distracted is dangerous and should be avoided. Drivers should remain attentive to driving and always exercise caution when using the steering wheel-mounted controls while driving.


Steering-Wheel-Mounted Audio and Hands-Free Phone Controls
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Conveniently adjust radio volume, change channels, handle calls with your Bluetooth® wireless technology-enabled phone.

*Disclaimer
The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth® SIG, Inc., and any use of such marks by Kia is under license. A Bluetooth® wireless technology enabled cell phone is required to use Bluetooth® wireless technology.

Driving drowsy or distracted is dangerous and should be avoided. Drivers should remain attentive to driving and always exercise caution when using the steering wheel-mounted controls while driving.
FlexSteer™ Driver-Selectable Steering Assist
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To suit your driving mood, FlexSteer™ tunable electronic steering offers three settings: Standard, Sport or Comfort.

Active Eco System
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Models with automatic transmission are equipped with the Active Eco System. This feature adjusts the torque map, shift schedule, torque filtering, and idle RPM speed, to maximize fuel efficiency.

*Disclaimer
Requires Automatic Transmission
Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column

For proper positioning and maximum comfort, the Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column offers near-infinite adjustment for any driver.

Supervision Meter Cluster, including 4.2" Thin Film Transistor (TFT) Color LCD Display
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The Supervision Meter Cluster features brilliant 4.2" Thin Film Transistor (TFT) color LCD gauges that offer a sleek style while providing essential driver information.

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Included in the Premium Plus Package

Trip Computer

The Trip Computer provides information on fuel efficiency, remaining fuel range, and other essential information.

Power Windows with Driver One-Touch Auto-Down

One-Touch Auto-Down operation is offered for the driver's windows.

Power Windows with Driver and Front Passenger One-Touch Auto-Up/Down

One-Touch Auto-Up and Auto-Down for the driver and front-passenger windows offers the ultimate in comfort.

Power Door Locks

Conveniently lock and unlock all of the doors with one button.

Remote Keyless Entry with Trunk Opener
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With Remote Keyless Entry, you can use the key fob to remotely open or lock your trunk. The fob's compact fold-in design makes it easy to keep in your pocket or purse.

Push-Button Start w/ Smart Key and Immobilizer
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With the Smart Key remote, power is in the palm of your hand. Start or stop your engine with the push of a button. Lock or unlock your doors before you get to the car. And the Immobilizer function prevents the vehicle from starting without the Smart Key.

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Included in the Premium Pkg.

Air Conditioning
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Keep cool and comfortable with included Air Conditioning.

Dual-Zone Automatic Temperature Control w/ Center Console Rear Vents
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The driver and front passenger can adjust their temperature settings. A rear vent directs the blended levels to rear-seat passengers.

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Included in the Popular Plus Package

Front Center Console Sliding Armrest
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The padded Center Console Armrest can be adjusted for personalized comfort.

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Included in the Popular and Popular Plus Packages

Folding Rear Center Armrest with Cup Holders
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Rear-seat passengers enjoy a Center Armrest that also offers the convenience of two cup holders.

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Included in the Popular and Popular Plus Packages

Front & Rear Door Bottle Holders

Enjoy a beverage with ease no matter where you sit. Both the front and rear doors have space to hold water bottles.

Front Passenger Seat Back Pocket
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A handy storage pocket behind the front passenger seat helps organize your in-car items.

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Included in the Popular and Popular Plus Packages

Day/Night Interior Rear-View Mirror

The Interior Rear-View Mirror offers two options: one for daytime and one for nighttime driving. Proper setting helps reduce eye strain and for a more enjoyable, easy ride.

Auto-Dimming Mirror with HomeLink®
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The Auto-Dimming Mirror automatically dims the harsh glare of reflecting lights. The HomeLink® wireless control system can be programmed to operate garage doors and more—for absolute convenience and peace of mind.

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Included in the Premium pkg.

HomeLink® is a registered trademark of Gentex Corporation.


Interior Lighting with Delay

The delay feature offers the convenience of illuminating the interior upon entry and exit. Once the door is closed, the lamps gradually dim.

Cooling & Illuminated Glove Box

The Cooling Glove Box offers the unexpected convenience of keeping items chilled. The illumination feature makes out-of-sight items visible when you need them.

Illuminated Ignition Key Lock Cylinder

The illuminated ignition lock is easy to locate even in the dark.

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Included in the Popular and Popular Plus Packages

Dual Map Lights
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Dual Map Lights provide illumination for the driver and front-seat passenger.

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Included in the Popular and Popular Plus Packages
Overhead Sunglasses Holder
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The Overhead Sunglasses Holder allows you to conveniently stow your sunglasses within arm's reach.

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Included in the Popular and Popular Plus Packages
Dual Visor Vanity Mirrors
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A Visor Vanity Mirror for both driver and passenger.

Dual Illuminated Visor Vanity Mirrors
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The driver and front passenger each have an Illuminated Visor Vanity Mirror—for reflections that are always well-lit.

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Included in the Popular and Popular Plus Packages
SEATING & TRIM
Woven Cloth Seat Trim

The Woven Cloth Seat Trim adds a distinctive touch to the interior of the Kia.

Knit & Tricot Cloth Seat Trim
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Included in the Popular and Popular Plus Packages
Knit & Woven Cloth Seat Trim

Seat trim with a subtle combination of Knit & Woven Cloth.

Leather Seat Trim
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The accent of Rich Leather Seat Trim adds a sophisticated and luxurious touch to your Kia's interior.

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Included in the Premium pkg.
6-Way Adjustable Driver's Seat

The 6-Way Adjustable Driver's seat allows you to customize your ideal seating position for maximum comfort.

10-Way Power-Adjustable Driver's Seat w/ Lumbar Support
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The 10-Way Power-Adjustable Driver's Seat, including Lumbar Support, allows you to personalize your ideal seating position for maximum comfort no matter how long your drive may be.

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Included in the Premium Plus Package
Driver's Seat Memory
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The Memory Driver's Seat saves your personal seat settings. If the seat gets repositioned, recall your setting with the touch of a button.

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Included in the Premium Plus Package
Heated Front Seats
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The driver and front passenger enjoy the luxury of heating elements in the seat back and cushion. Three heat settings ensure maximal comfort.

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Included in the Premium pkg.
Ventilated Driver's Seat
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Driving on hot summer days is more comfortable with the Ventilated Driver's Seat. Three fan speeds circulate cabin air through perforations in the seat leather, helping you stay cool.

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Included in the Premium Plus Package
Heated Rear Seats
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The two rear seat passengers can now enjoy the comfort of heated seat cushions. Warmth can be adjusted with two heat settings.

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Included in the Premium Plus Package
Height-Adjustable Front Seat Belt Anchors
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Proper-fitting seat belts are critical to the overall safety and comfort of the driver and front passenger. The Height-Adjustable Seat-Belt Anchors allow seat belts to be raised and lowered to achieve a perfect fit.

60/40 Split-Folding Rear Seat w/ Center Armrest & Adjustable Rear Headrests
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With the versatile design of the 60/40 Split-Folding Rear Seat, the Forte can carry longer cargo items along with the rear seat passengers. For even larger cargo loads, both sections of the rear seats can be folded down. And rear-seat passengers enjoy the comfort of a center armrest and personalized headrest adjustment.

*Disclaimer
All cargo should be evenly distributed and properly secured, and never piled higher than the seatback.
Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel & Gear Shift Knob
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The available hand-stitched, Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel offers a smooth grip and sophisticated touch to the Forte's stylish interior.

Heated Steering Wheel
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For comfortable driving during colder months.

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Included in the Premium Plus Package
Soft-Touch Dash and Front Upper Door Panels
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Luxury is in the details. The Soft-Touch materials bring comfort and refinement to every ride.

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Included in the Popular and Popular Plus Packages

DIMENSIONS
Head Room: Front / Rear (in.)
39.1 / 37.3
39.1 / 37.3
Shoulder Room: Front / Rear (in.)
56.1 / 54.9
56.1 / 54.9
Leg Room: Front / Rear (in.)
42.2 / 35.9
42.2 / 35.9
Hip Room: Front / Rear (in.)
53.8 / 53.1
53.8 / 53.1
Interior Volume (cu. ft.)
96.2
96.2
Interior Volume with Sunroof (cu. ft.)
95.0
95.0
Cargo Volume: (cu. ft.)
14.9
14.9
Safety
SYSTEMS
Dual Front Advanced Airbags
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When used with properly fitted seat belts, this advanced system helps detect the presence of a front-seat passenger, monitors an impact's severity, and controls airbag inflation accordingly to help reduce injuries in certain collisions.

*Disclaimer
For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. Inflated airbags are shown for illustration only.
Dual Front Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
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When used with seat belts, the Dual Front Seat-Mounted Side Airbags offer an additional level of enhanced safety and can be effective at reducing injuries from certain collisions.

*Disclaimer
For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. Inflated airbags are shown for illustration only.
Full-Length Side Curtain Airbags
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Side Curtain Airbags, when used in tandem with properly fitted seat belts for both front and 2nd-row seating positions, can reduce injuries. The airbag system is managed by a number of advanced sensors that detect when an accident is imminent or underway and deploy the necessary airbags.

*Disclaimer
For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. Inflated airbags are shown for illustration only.
3-Point Seat Belts for All Seating Positions

The first line of defense in safety are the seat belts. Front and rear 3-point seat belts are an integral part of an elaborate vehicle-wide safety system designed to help minimize the effects of an accident.

*Disclaimer
For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt.
Front Seat-Belt Pretensioners

In the event of certain collisions, Seat-Belt Pretensioners are designed to tighten the seat belts, pulling the driver and occupants more snugly into their seats, in anticipation of an impact, to help reduce the likelihood of injury.

*Disclaimer
For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt.
4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/ ABS

The foundation of your Kia's active safety system, the Antilock Braking System (ABS) uses electronic sensors at each wheel hub to detect when wheels begin skid. If skidding under braking is detected, ABS modulates brake force to reduce skidding which in turn allows for reduced braking distances in addition to helping you maintain control of your vehicle.

*Disclaimer
For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)
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Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) adds steering direction control capability, intervening when appropriate to further stabilize the vehicle. It helps the driver regain control and return the vehicle to its intended path.

*Disclaimer
For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.

Electronic Stability Control (ESC)

Electronic Stability Control (ESC) offers an enhanced level of vehicle control and peace of mind by offering improved directional stability, helping you maintain the vehicle's intended direction of travel. ESC monitors and assists in the control of key vehicle functions by braking individual wheels and reducing engine power accordingly.

*Disclaimer
For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.
Traction Control System (TCS)

The advanced Traction Control System (TCS) can sense wheel spin during acceleration. Using a combination of engine power and brake force, power is transferred to the wheels that have the most traction, offering increased control and traction.

*Disclaimer
For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.

Electronic Brake-Force Distribution (EBD)

The Electronic Brake-Force Distribution (EBD) system offers a measure of enhanced safety by electronically distributing appropriate amounts of braking pressure to each wheel through a network of sensors. The result is more controlled and precise handling while applying the brakes.

*Disclaimer
For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.
Brake Assist System (BAS)

The Brake Assist System (BAS) adds an additional level of enhanced safety by detecting emergency braking situations and applying additional braking force. BAS instantly assesses a number of variables, including brake pedal pressure and speed the brake pedal was depressed, and responds with full braking force if necessary.

*Disclaimer
For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.

Hill Start Assist Control (HAC)

Hill Start Assist Control (HAC) offers an added measure of security when moving from a stop on a steep hill by preventing the vehicle from rolling backward. It functions by gently applying the brakes for two seconds while you move your foot from the brake pedal to the accelerator.

*Disclaimer
For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.
Tire-Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)

Tire-Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) offers the convenience and an added measure of preventative safety by constantly monitoring tire inflation pressures in all four tires. A warning light appears in the instrument cluster should any tire pressures drop below a specified range.

*Disclaimer
Even with the Tire-Pressure Monitoring System, always check your tire pressure on a regular basis with a digital tire gauge.
Side-Impact Door Beams

Your Kia offers an added measure of security with reinforced steel beams in every door. Specifically, these steel beams are designed to absorb impact energy and deflect side-impact force. Additionally, both A and B pillars are reinforced to help minimize impact forces.

*Disclaimer
For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.
Front and Rear Crumple Zones

The Front and Rear Crumple Zones are specially designed to absorb and dissipate impact energy helping to preserve the passenger compartment.

*Disclaimer
For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt. No system, no matter how advanced, can compensate for all driver error and/or driving conditions. Always drive responsibly.
Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH)

Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) is a universal child seat attachment system that allows for quick, easy, and secure installation and removal of LATCH-equipped child seats.

Rear Child-Safety Door Locks

The Rear Child-Safety Door Locks offer peace of mind by enabling parents to disengage the interior door opening mechanism, ensuring children can't open the rear doors while the vehicle is in motion.

Impact-Absorbing Steering Column

To help mitigate injuries possibly suffered in a frontal collision, an Impact-Absorbing Steering Column is designed to collapse under certain accident conditions.

Internal Emergency Trunk Release

The Internal Emergency Trunk Release offers an addition level of safety by enabling the trunk to be opened from the inside.

Specs
ENGINE
Type
1.8 Liter, Inline 4
2.0 Liter, Inline 4
Displacement (cc)
1,797
1,999
Valve Train
DOHC, 16-valve
DOHC, 16-valve
Valve Timing
Dual Contiunously Variable Valve Timing (CVVT)
Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (CVVT)
Horsepower (ULEV-II)
145 hp @ 6,500 rpm
173 hp @ 6,500 rpm
Horsepower (SULEV)
145 hp @ 6,500 rpm
166 hp @ 6,500 rpm
Torque (ULEV-II)
130 lb.-ft. @ 4,700 rpm
154 lb.-ft. @ 4,700 rpm
Torque (SULEV)
130 lb.-ft. @ 4,700 rpm
148 lb.-ft. @ 4,700 rpm
Compression Ratio (ULEV-II)
10.3:1
11.5:1
Compression Ratio (SULEV)
10.3:1
11.5:1
Fuel Delivery System
Multi-Point Injection (MPI)
Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
TRANSMISSION
6-Speed Manual
Electronically Controlled 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive w/ Sportmatic®
FUEL ECONOMY
EPA MPG, 6-Speed Manual (City/Highway/Combined)
25/37/30
*Disclaimer
EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle's condition.
EPA MPG, 6-Speed Automatic (City/Highway/Combined)
26/39/31
24/35/28
*Disclaimer
EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle's condition.
Fuel Tank Capacity (gal.)
13.2
13.2
BRAKES
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc w/ ABS
4-Wheel Disc w/ ABS
Front Diameter (in.)
11.0"
11.0"

Ventilated Type

Rear Diameter (in.)
10.3"
10.3"

Solid Type

CURB WEIGHT
6-Speed Manual (lb.) Minimum weight (no options)
2,804 lbs
6-Speed Manual (lb.) Maximum weight
2,937 lbs
6-Speed Automatic (lb.) Minimum weight (no options)
2,844 lbs
2,906 lbs
6-Speed Automatic (lb.) Maximum weight
2,983 lbs
3,029 lbs
GVWR
6-Speed Manual (lb.)
3,836
6-Speed Automatic (lb.)
3,880
3,902
BODY/CHASSIS
Layout
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive
Body Type
Steel Unibody
Steel Unibody
Steering Type
Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS)
Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS)
Front Suspension
MacPherson Struts, Gas Shock Absorbers, Stabilizer
MacPherson Struts, Gas Shock Absorbers, Stabilizer

The Independent MacPherson Strut-Front Suspension offers precise, sporty handling dynamics.

Rear Suspension
Torsion Beam, Coil Springs, Monotube Shock Absorbers
Torsion Beam, Coil Springs, Monotube Shock Absorbers

The Rear Torsion Beam with Coil Springs and Monotube Shock Absorbers offer responsive handling while providing a comfortable ride over various types of road conditions.

Steering Wheel Turns
3.0
3.0

Lock-to-Lock

Vehicle Turning Circle (ft.)
34.8
34.8

Curb-to-Curb