2017 Forte

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Horsepower (ULEV-II)
147 hp @ 6,200 rpm
147 hp @ 6,200 rpm
164 hp @ 6,200 rpm
Horsepower (SULEV)
147 hp @ 6,200 rpm
147 hp @ 6,200 rpm
160 hp @ 6,200 rpm
EPA MPG, 6-Speed Manual (City/Highway/Combined)
25/34/28
*Disclaimer

EPA fuel economy estimates.  Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle’s condition. These estimates reflect EPA’s revised coefficients beginning with some 2017 models.

EPA MPG, 6-Speed Automatic (City/Highway/Combined)
29/38/32
29/38/32
25/33/28
*Disclaimer

EPA fuel economy estimates.  Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle’s condition. These estimates reflect EPA’s revised coefficients beginning with some 2017 models.

Exterior
BODY
Chrome Window Molding & Door Handle Inserts
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The chrome molding and inserts offer a sophisticated touch to the exterior of the Kia.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology Package.

Welcome Lighting w/ Illuminated Door Handle Pocket
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LED Lighting at the driver-side mirror and door handle welcome your arrival with a warm glow.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology Package.

Outside Mirrors, Heated

Both mirrors have heating elements to help defog the glass to enhance visibility.

Mirror-Mounted LED Turn-Signal Indicators
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Integrated LED turn-signal indicators accentuate the smooth lines of the Forte.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology Package.

Power-Folding Outside Mirrors
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Power-folding mirrors are a big help in tight parking situations.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology Package.

Power Sunroof
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The Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof offers a full open air experience, or just a rear tilt for added ventilation.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Premium and EX Premium Plus Packages.

Solar Control Glass
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Glass coating cuts the ultraviolet (UV) light entering the interior, helping to reduce heat build up and material wear.

Smart Trunk
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Stand behind the trunk with your Smart Key and it will open automatically for you.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology Package.

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

Windshield Wiper De-Icer

Heating elements in the lower windshield helps melt snow and ice buildup around the wipers.

Projector Beam Headlights

Projection Headlights offer enhanced illumination of the road in front of you.

High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Projector Beam Headlights
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High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Headlights provide bright, crisp lighting of the road ahead.

*Disclaimer

Included in the EX Premium Plus Package.

Dynamic Bending Light (DBL)
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Dynamic Bending Light (DBL) helps improve cornering visibility by moving the headlight beam into upcoming turns.

*Disclaimer

Included in the EX Premium Plus Package.

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

*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular Package.

Front Fog Lights
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Halogen fog lights offer a clean, sleek look to the Forte.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology Package.

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

LED Rear Combination Lamps
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The Rear LED Combination Lamps bring striking style to the Forte. Also included is the LED Center High-Mounted Stop Light (CHMSL).

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology Package.

Rear Trunk Lid Spoiler

A body-color Rear Spoiler provides a sporty, distinctive look to your Forte while enhancing the vehicles overall aerodynamics.

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 adds to the 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.

*Disclaimer

Premium paint available at additional cost.

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

Premium paint available at additional cost.

DIMENSIONS
Wheelbase: (in.)
106.3
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
179.5
Width: (in.)
70.1
70.1
70.1
Height: (in.)
56.3
56.3
56.3
Ground Clearance: (in.)
5.3
5.3
5.3
WHEELS
15" Steel Wheels w/ Full Covers

These 15-inch Steel Wheels feature tasteful covers that enhance 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.

17" Alloy Wheels
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These 17-inch Alloy Wheels provide a dynamic, performance-inspired look to enhance the Forte's overall design.

TIRES
Tire Size
195 / 65R15
205 / 55R16
215 / 45R17
Tire Mobility Kit
Interior
CONVENIENCE
AM/FM/CD/MP3/SiriusXM® 4-Speaker Audio System

With over 130 channels including 69 that are 100% commercial free music and entertainment, SiriusXM® Satellite Radio makes every drive that much more rewarding. Click here for more SiriusXM® details.

*Disclaimer

SiriusXM services require subscriptions, sold separately after 3-month trial included with vehicle purchase. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. If you decide to continue your Sirius services at the end of your trial subscription, the plan you choose will automatically renew and bill at then-current rates until you call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. Programming subject to change. SiriusXM satellite service available only to those at least 18 and older in the 48 contiguous USA, D.C., and PR (with coverage limitations). Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of SiriusXM Radio Inc.

4.3" Touch Screen Audio Display

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

*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular Package.

Tweeter Speakers
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Keep the music balanced: two door-mounted Tweeters help deliver crisp audio.

*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular Package.

Rear-Camera Display
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Put the transmission into reverse and the Rear-Camera Display will show a live image of what's behind your vehicle. For added convenience, a vehicle footprint that shows bumper width is superimposed in the display.

*Disclaimer

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


Included in the LX Popular Package.


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.

7" Touch-Screen w/ UVO eServices, Android Auto™ & Apple CarPlay™
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Continue to receive your compatible smartphone services through the UVO eServices display with Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™. Control navigation, music or other applications while staying focused on the road.

*Disclaimer

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.


Android is a trademark of Google Inc.


Apple and CarPlay are registered trademarks of Apple Inc.


Apple CarPlay™ available mid-2016.

7" Touch-Screen w/ Voice-Command Navigation, SiriusXM® Traffic & HD Radio™
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The nerve center of the vehicle is the available voice-command navigation. It offers a vivid 7" color touch screen and relays real-time highway conditions from SiriusXM® Traffic. Click here for more SiriusXM details.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Premium and EX Premium Plus Packages.


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.


HD Radio™ and  “Arc” logos are proprietary trademarks of iBiquity Digital Corporation.


SiriusXM services require subscriptions, sold separately after 3-month trial included with vehicle purchase. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. If you decide to continue your Sirius services at the end of your trial subscription, the plan you choose will automatically renew and bill at then-current rates until you call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. Programming subject to change. SiriusXM satellite service available only to those at least 18 and older in the 48 contiguous USA, D.C., and PR (with coverage limitations). Sirius, XM and all related marks and logos are trademarks of SiriusXM Radio Inc.

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

2016 Forte EX shown.


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.

Blind Spot Detection (BSD) System w/ Lane-Change Assist
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The Blind Spot Detection System is an advanced technology that helps reduce the blind spots on the side and rear areas of the vehicle. The radar-based detection system issues visual or auditory signals to help warn you of objects not in your field of view.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology and EX Premium Plus Packages.


Blind Spot Detection is not a substitute for safe driving, and may not detect all objects around vehicle. Always drive safely and use caution.

Rear Cross-Traffic Alert (RCTA)
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An added feature of BSD, radar sensors hidden in the corners of the rear bumper scan for passing cars, motorcycles, and/or other vehicles as you back up. If the system detects a vehicle crossing into your intended path, warning sounds and a light appear on the left or right outside rear view mirror, depending on the location of the other vehicle.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology and EX Premium Plus Packages.


Rear Cross Traffic Alert is not a substitute for safe driving, and may not detect all objects behind vehicle. Always drive safely and use caution.

Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS)
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The Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) is your second set of eyes on the road. This camera-based system monitors the position of your vehicle within its lane and helps warn you if it deviates, or is about to deviate, from the lane. LDWS also helps warn you of a lane departure when your vehicle is traveling above a certain speed and the vehicle's turn signal is not activated.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology and EX Premium Plus Packages.


The Lane-Departure Warning System is not a substitute for proper and safe driving. Always drive safely and use caution. The Lane-Departure Warning System may not detect every object in the vehicle’s blindspot or direction of travel.

Lane Keep Assist System (LKAS)
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In addition to LDWS, Lane Keep Assist System (LKAS) may apply corrective steering if it senses you drifting outside your lane.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology and EX Premium Plus Packages.


The Lane Keep Assist System is not a substitute for proper and safe driving. Always drive safely and use caution. The Lane Keep Assist System may not detect every object in the vehicle’s blindspot or direction of travel.

Forward Collision Warning System (FCWS)
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Forte's Forward Collision Warning System (FCWS) employs front-mounted radar to detect a potential collision with the car in front, and provides the driver audible warnings and visual signals on the meter display.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology & EX Premium Plus Packages.


The Forward Collision Warning System is not a substitute for proper and safe driving. Always drive safely and use caution. The Forward Collision Warning System may not detect every object in the vehicle’s direction of travel.

Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) w/ Pedestrian Detection
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AEB works independently of the driver in critical situations, applying the brakes to help prevent or lessen the effects of a frontal collision.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology and EX Premium Plus Packages.


Autonomous Emergency Braking is not a substitute for proper and safe driving. Always drive safely and use caution. The Forward Collision Warning System may not detect every object in the vehicle’s direction of travel.

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.

Dual 12v outlets
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Two 12v power outlets at the front center console allow the driver and front passenger to charge their devices.. (Single 12v outlet standard on Forte LX.)

*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular Package.

Steering-Wheel-Mounted Audio & Hands-Free Phone Buttons
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Conveniently adjust radio volume, change channels, handle calls with your Bluetooth® enabled phone and adjust your cruise control settings, all from the steering wheel. Click here for more Bluetooth® details.

*Disclaimer

2016 Forte EX shown.


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.

Steering-Wheel-Mounted Cruise Control Buttons
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Steering Wheel Mounted Cruise Controls give the added comfort of engaging, adjusting and disengaging it, all without looking away from the road and without removing your hands from the wheel.

*Disclaimer

2016 Forte EX shown.


Included in the LX Popular Package.


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.

Tilt and Telescopic Steering Column

To ensure proper positioning and optimal driver comfort, the tilt and telescopic steering column offers near infinite adjustment for any driver.

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.

Drive Mode Select (DMS)

Choose your driving style - Normal, Eco or Sport.

*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular Package.

3.5" Thin Film Transistor (TFT) LCD Meter w/ Trip Computer
*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular Package.

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

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology and EX Premium Plus Packages.

Power Windows with Driver One-Touch Auto-Down

One-touch auto-down operation is offered for the driver's windows.

Power Windows with Front Seats One-Touch Auto-Up/Down and Anti-Pinch
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For ultimate convenience, one-touch auto-up and auto-down is added for the driver and front passenger windows.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology Package.

Power Door Locks

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

Remote Keyless Entry with Trunk Opener
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Remote Keyless Entry offers the convenience of opening and locking your vehicle with the press of a button on the key fob. The key also folds into itself, making it less intrusive in your pocket or purse.

Push-Button Start w/ Smart Key and Immobilizer
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The available Smart Key remote gives you the power to start or stop the engine at the push of a button or lock and unlock doors from the outside. Also incorporated is the immobililzer function which prevents the vehicle from starting without the Smart Key.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Technology Package.

Air Conditioning

The comfort of a personalized cabin environment is easily maintained with the included air conditioning.

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

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

*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular and S Premium 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.

*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular and S Premium Packages.

Front & Rear Door Bottle Holders

Make room for water bottles. Both front and rear doors offer a space for beverages.

Front Passenger Seat Back Pocket
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A storage pocket is provided behind the front passenger seat.

*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular Package.

Auto Dimming Rear View Mirror
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The Auto Dimming Mirror automatically dims the harsh glare of reflecting lights.

*Disclaimer

Included in the EX Premium Plus Package.

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.

Illuminated Glove Box

The illumination feature makes out-of-sight items visible when you need them.

*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular Package.

Illuminated Ignition Key Lock Cylinder
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Lighting on the ignition makes it easier to locate in the dark.

*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular Package.

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

*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular Package.

Overhead Sunglasses Holder
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The Overhead Sunglasses Holder allows you to conveniently stow your glasses when not in use.

*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular Package.

Dual Illuminated Visor Vanity Mirrors
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Both the driver and passenger will enjoy the benefit of having their own Visor Vanity Mirror with illumination.

*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular Package.

SEATING & TRIM
Woven Cloth Seat Trim

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

Premium Cloth Seat Trim
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*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular Package.

Black Sport Cloth Seat Trim
Leather Seat Trim

Standard leather seating heightens the luxuriousness of Forte EX.

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-Adustable 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 S Premium and EX Premium Plus Packages.

Driver's Seat Integrated Memory System (IMS)
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Push a button and recall the custom seat settings for two drivers.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Premium and EX Premium Plus Packages.

Heated Front Seats
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Driver and front passenger will enjoy the luxury and comfort of heating elements in the seat back and cushion. Three heat settings help ensure maximum comfort.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Premium Package.

Ventilated Front Seats
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Driving on hot summer days are more comfortable with ventilated driver and front passenger seats. Two fan speeds circulate cabin air through perforations in the seat leather, helping you stay cool.

*Disclaimer

Included in the EX Premium Plus Package.

60/40 Split Folding Rear Seat
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The versatile design of the 60/40 Split-Folding Rear Seat allows for longer cargo items.

*Disclaimer

All cargo should be evenly distributed and properly secured, and never piled higher than the seatback.

Rear Seat Center Armrest and Cup Holders
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For added comfort, rear-seat passengers enjoy a center armrest that also offers the convenience of a cup holder.

*Disclaimer

Included in the LX Popular and S Premium Packages.

Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel & Gear Shift Knob

The available hand-stitched, Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel offers a smooth grip and sophisticated touch to the interior of the Forte.

Soft-Touch Upper Door Panels
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The Soft-Touch materials used in the interior elevate the level of refinement.

Alloy Pedals
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The race-inspired alloy pedals heightens the sporty interior feel.

*Disclaimer

Included in the S Premium Package.

DIMENSIONS
Head Room: Front / Rear (in.)
39.1 / 37.3
39.1 / 37.3
39.1 / 37.3
Shoulder Room: Front / Rear (in.)
56.1 / 54.9
56.1 / 54.9
56.1 / 54.9
Leg Room: Front / Rear (in.)
42.2 / 35.9
42.2 / 35.9
42.2 / 35.9
Hip Room: Front / Rear (in.)
53.8 / 53.1
53.8 / 53.1
53.8 / 53.1
Interior Volume (cu. ft.)
96.2
96.2
96.2
Interior Volume with Sunroof (cu. ft.)
95.0
95.0
95.0
Cargo Volume: (cu. ft.)
14.9
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 the severity of an impact 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 to reduce the likelihood of injury.

*Disclaimer

For maximum protection, always wear your seat belt.

Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), 4-Wheel Disc Brakes

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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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
2.0 liter, DOHC, 16-valve I-4, Atkinson Cycle
2.0 liter, DOHC, 16-valve I-4
Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT)
Multi Point Injection (MPI)
Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
Displacement (cc)
1,999
1,999
1,999
Horsepower (ULEV-II)
147 hp @ 6,200 rpm
147 hp @ 6,200 rpm
164 hp @ 6,200 rpm
Horsepower (SULEV)
147 hp @ 6,200 rpm
147 hp @ 6,200 rpm
160 hp @ 6,200 rpm
Torque (ULEV-II)
132 lb.-ft. @ 4,500 rpm
132 lb.-ft. @ 4,500 rpm
151 lb.-ft. @ 4,000 rpm
Torque (SULEV)
132 lb.-ft. @ 4,500 rpm
132 lb.-ft. @ 4,500 rpm
149 lb.-ft. @ 4,700 rpm
Compression Ratio (ULEV-II)
12.5:1
12.5:1
11.5:1
Compression Ratio (SULEV)
12.5:1
12.5:1
11.5:1
Fuel Delivery System
Multi-Point Injection (MPI)
Multi-Point Injection (MPI)
Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
TRANSMISSION
6-Speed Manual
Electronically Controlled 6-Speed Automatic Transmission w/ Sportmatic®
FUEL ECONOMY
EPA MPG, 6-Speed Manual (City/Highway/Combined)
25/34/28
*Disclaimer

EPA fuel economy estimates.  Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle’s condition. These estimates reflect EPA’s revised coefficients beginning with some 2017 models.

EPA MPG, 6-Speed Automatic (City/Highway/Combined)
29/38/32
29/38/32
25/33/28
*Disclaimer

EPA fuel economy estimates.  Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle’s condition. These estimates reflect EPA’s revised coefficients beginning with some 2017 models.

Fuel Tank Capacity (gal.)
13.2
13.2
13.2
BRAKES
Brake Type: 4-Wheel Disc w/ ABS
Front Diameter (in.)
11.0"
11.0"
11.0"

Ventilated Type

Rear Diameter (in.)
10.3"
10.3"
10.3"

Solid Type

CURB WEIGHT
6-Speed Manual (lb.) Minimum weight (no options)
2,811 lbs
6-Speed Manual (lb.) Maximum weight
2,928 lbs
6-Speed Automatic (lb.) Minimum weight (no options)
2,855 lbs
2,855 lbs
2,908 lbs
6-Speed Automatic (lb.) Maximum weight
2,976 lbs
2,976 lbs
3,029 lbs
GVWR
6-Speed Manual (lb.)
3,836
6-Speed Automatic (lb.)
3,880
3,880
3,902
BODY/CHASSIS
Layout: Front Wheel Drive (FWD)
Body Type: Steel Unibody
Power Steering: Motor Driven (MDPS)
Front Suspension: MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension: Torsion Beam, Coil Springs, Monotube Shock Absorbers
Sport-Tuned Suspension
Steering Wheel Turns
3.0
3.0
3.0

Lock-to-Lock

Vehicle Turning Circle (ft.)
34.8
34.8
34.8

Curb-to-Curb