2015 Kia Forte

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MPG: 21 City / 29 Hwy / 24 Comb
Engine: 1.6L Inline4, Turbocharged
Vehicle type: Compact Hatchback
Fuel type: Gasoline / 87 Octane
Transmission: 6-Speed Manual
Segment: N/A
Basic warranty: 5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Drive type: Front-Wheel Drive
Seating capacity: 5 Occupants
Safety rating: Not Available

Kia Specs

Engine
Engine description
1.6L Inline4, Turbocharged
Required fuel rating
87 Octane
Fuel description
Gasoline
Engine compression ratio
9.5:1
Bore & stroke
3.03 in. x 3.35 in.
Engine horsepower
201 hp
Cam type
Dual Overhead Cam (DOHC)
Engine max horsepower
201 hp @ 6000 rpm
Fuel induction
Fuel Injection (FI)
Torque
195 lb-ft
Number of valves
16
Max torque
195 lb-ft @ 1750 rpm
Valve timing
Variable Valve Timing
Transmission & drive type
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Drive type
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel economy
standard drivetrain
MPG: 21 City / 29 Hwy / 24 Comb
1.6L Inline4, Turbocharged / 6-Speed Manual / Gasoline / 87 Octane
Specifications

Length 14 ft. 3.3 in.

Silhouette side

Height 4 ft. 9.1 in.

Width 5 ft. 10.1 in.

Silhouette front
Front track:
5 ft. 0.8 in.
Ground clearance:
0 ft. 5.5 in.
Height:
4 ft. 9.1 in.
Length:
14 ft. 3.3 in.
Maximum seating:
5
Rear track:
5 ft. 1.3 in.
Standard seating:
5
Wheelbase:
8 ft. 10.3 in.
Width:
5 ft. 10.1 in.
Epa interior volume:
121.4 cu. ft.
Front head room:
39.4 in.
Front hip room:
53.8 in.
Front leg room:
42.2 in.
Front shoulder room:
56.1 in.
Passenger volume:
98.2 cu. ft.
Rear head room:
38.7 in.
Rear hip room:
53.1 in.
Rear leg room:
35.9 in.
Rear shoulder room:
54.9 in.
Standard cargo volume:
23.2 cu. ft.
Tires:
P225/40R18
Tires (rear):
P225/40R18
Turning circle:
34.8 ft.
Wheel size:
18.0 x 7.5
Wheel size (rear):
18.0 x 7.5
Fuel tank capacity:
13.2 gal.
Weight:
2970 lbs.
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Kia Pricing

Base price
MSRP
$20,890
Destination charge
$825
Invoice
$19,707
Gas guzzler tax
Not Applicable
Warranty
Basic warranty
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Powertrain warranty
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
Rust & corrosion warranty
5 Years / 100,000 Miles
Roadside assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Available options
MSRP
Invoice
Cargo tray
$ 80
$ 67
Carpet floor mats
$ 120
$ 98
Cargo net
$ 50
$ 42
Cargo mat
$ 95
$ 78
Auto-dimming mirror w/compass and homelink
$ 350
$ 291
Snow white pearl paint
$ 100
$ 92
Aurora black pearl paint
$ 100
$ 92
Rear bumper applique
$ 75
$ 62
Mud guards
$ 95
$ 78
Wheel locks
$ 55
$ 42
Technology package
Technology package

Includes navigation system w/HD radio, SiriusXM traffic, supervision meter cluster, 4.2in LCD meter display, dual zone automatic temperature control with center console rear vents, and HID Headlights.

$ 1,900
$ 1,717
Premium package
Premium package

Includes power tilt and slide sunroof, heated steering wheel, auto-dimming rear-view mirror with Homelink, 10-way power adjustable drivers seat with two memory presets, leather seats, ventilated drivers seat, heated front seats, and heated rear seat bottoms.

$ 2,300
$ 2,079
Protection package
$ 175
$ 145
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Kia Features

Comfort
Interior
Interior accents: Chrome, Metallic-tone
Comfort features
Reading lights: Front
Heated steering wheel(optional)
Cargo area floor mat(optional)
Steering wheel trim: Leather
Shift knob trim: Leather
Floor mats: Front(optional), Rear(optional)
Air conditioning
Front air conditioning zones: Dual(optional), Single
Front air conditioning: Automatic climate control(optional)
Headrests
Rear headrests: Adjustable
Front headrests: Adjustable
Seating
Driver seat
Driver seat power adjustments: 10(optional), Lumbar(optional), Reclining(optional)
Driver seat: Heated(optional), Ventilated(optional)
Passenger seat
Passenger seat: Heated(optional)
Rear seats
Rear seat: Heated(optional)
Rear seat folding: Split
Rear seat manual adjustments: Reclining
Seats
Front headrests: 2
Rear seat type: 60-40 split bench
Rear vents: Second row(optional)
Rear headrests: 3
Upholstery: Leather(optional), Cloth
Driver seat manual adjustments: 6, Height, Reclining
Armrests: Rear center with cupholders
Passenger seat manual adjustments
Driver seat power adjustments: Height(optional)
Front seat type: Bucket
Seatbelts
Rear seatbelts: 3-point
Seatbelt pretensioners: Front
Convenience
Convenience features
Center console: Front console with armrest and storage
Universal remote transmitter: Homelink - garage door opener(optional)
Cargo cover
Power outlet(s): Two 12v front
Cruise control
Camera system: Rearview
Power steering
Cupholders: Front, Rear
Multi-function remote: Fuel filler door release, Keyless entry, Panic alarm, Proximity entry system, Trunk release
Steering wheel mounted controls: Audio, Cruise control, Phone
Steering wheel: Tilt and telescopic
Storage: Cargo tray(optional), Cooled compartment
Memorized settings
Memorized settings: 2 driver(optional), Driver seat(optional)
In-car technology
Audio system
Voice recognition
Satellite radio: Siriusxm
Radio: Am/fm, Hd radio, Touch screen display
In-dash cd: Mp3 playback, Single disc
Auxiliary audio input: Bluetooth, Ipod/iphone, Jack, Mp3, Usb
Total speakers: 6
Telematics
Driver assistance app: Roadside assistance
Wireless data link: Bluetooth
Infotainment: Uvo
Navigation system(optional)
Instrumentation
External temperature display
Fuel economy display: Mpg, Range
Driver information system
Exterior
Roof
Moonroof / sunroof: Power glass(optional), Tilt/slide(optional)
Windows
One-touch windows: 2
Wheels
Wheels: Alloy
Tires and rims
Warnings and reminders: Tire fill alert
Tire type: All season
Tire pressure monitoring system
Spare tire kit
Lights
Taillights: Led rear center
Headlights: Hid/xenon(optional), Auto on/off, Dusk sensing, Halogen, Led
Exterior entry lights: Security approach lamps
Front fog lights
Doors
Liftgate window: Fixed
Rear door type: Liftgate
Exterior features
Rear spoiler: Lip
Chassis & suspension
Suspension
Rear shock type: Gas
Front suspension classification: Independent
Front shock type: Gas
Front struts: Macpherson
Front stabilizer bar
Rear suspension classification: Semi-independent
Tuned suspension: Sport
Rear suspension type: Torsion beam
Powertrain & drivetrain
Engine
Push-button start
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Kia Colors

Exterior
Aurora black
Steel blue
Bright silver
Snow white pearl
Racing red
Graphite steel
Interior
Black
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Kia Safety

Safety ratings
Source
Rating category
Rating score
NHTSA
Side impact: overall rating
NHTSA
Side vehicle impact: driver
NHTSA
Side vehicle impact: rear passenger
NHTSA
Side pole impact: driver
NHTSA
Side impact: combined rear
NHTSA
Vehicle rollover rating
AutoWeb
Overall safety rating
Safety: standard features
Airbags
Side curtain airbags
Front, rear
Airbag deactivation
Occupant sensing passenger
Front airbags
Dual
Side airbags
Front
Brakes
Electronic brakeforce distribution
Power brakes
Braking assist
Front brake type
Ventilated disc
Abs
4-wheel
Hill holder control
Rear brake type
Disc
Child safety
Child safety door locks
Child seat anchors
Latch system
Locks
Power door locks
Auto-locking
Mirrors
Side mirrors
Integrated turn signals, heated
Vanity mirrors
Dual illuminating
Side mirror adjustments
Power folding, power
Dimming rearview mirror
Manual day/night
Safety
Rearview monitor
In dash
Security
Anti-theft system
Engine immobilizer, alarm with remote
Stability and traction
Stability control
Electronic
Traction control
Safety: optional features
Mirrors
Dimming rearview mirror
Auto
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Kia Forte Select a Style:

Style
MPG
Engine
MSRP
EX 4dr Hatchback
EX 4dr Hatchback
2.0L I4 6A
MPG 25 City / 33 Hwy / 28 Comb
Engine 2.0L Inline4
MSRP $ 19,690
SX 4dr Hatchback
SX 4dr Hatchback
1.6L I4 Turbo 6M
MPG 21 City / 29 Hwy / 24 Comb
Engine 1.6L Inline4, Turbocharged
MSRP $ 20,890
SX 4dr Hatchback
SX 4dr Hatchback
1.6L I4 Turbo 6A
MPG 21 City / 29 Hwy / 24 Comb
Engine 1.6L Inline4, Turbocharged
MSRP $ 21,890