2016 Kia Forte

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MPG: 25 City / 33 Hwy / 28 Comb
Engine: 2.0L Inline4
Vehicle type: Compact Hatchback
Fuel type: Gasoline / 87 Octane
Transmission: 6-Speed Shiftable Automatic
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
2.0L Inline4
Required fuel rating
87 Octane
Fuel description
Gasoline
Engine compression ratio
11.5:1
Bore & stroke
3.18 in. x 3.81 in.
Engine horsepower
173 hp
Cam type
Dual Overhead Cam (DOHC)
Engine max horsepower
173 hp @ 6500 rpm
Fuel induction
Direct Injection (DI)
Torque
154 lb-ft
Number of valves
16
Max torque
154 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
Valve timing
Variable Valve Timing
Engine redline
6500 rpm redline
Transmission & drive type
Transmission
6-Speed Shiftable Automatic
Drive type
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel economy
standard drivetrain
MPG: 25 City / 33 Hwy / 28 Comb
2.0L Inline4 / 6-Speed Shiftable Automatic / 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
Angle of approach:
15.2 degrees
Angle of departure:
25.1 degrees
Front track:
5 ft. 1.3 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. 1.8 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:
215/45R17
Tires (rear):
215/45R17
Turning circle:
34.8 ft.
Wheel size:
17.0 x 6.5
Wheel size (rear):
17.0 x 6.5
Fuel tank capacity:
13.2 gal.
Weight:
2912 lbs.
Weight (gvwr):
3968 lbs.
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Kia Pricing

Base price
MSRP
$20,390
Destination charge
$850
Invoice
$19,367
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
Auto-dimming mirror w/compass and homelink
$ 350
$ 291
Carpet floor mats
$ 120
$ 98
Cargo net
$ 50
$ 42
Cargo mat
$ 95
$ 78
Remote start
Remote start

Includes push button start.

$ 495
$ 410
Remote start
$ 495
$ 410
Snow white pearl paint
$ 295
$ 269
Rear bumper applique
$ 75
$ 62
Aurora black pearl paint
$ 295
$ 269
Mud guards
$ 95
$ 78
Wheel locks
$ 55
$ 42
Protection package
$ 175
$ 145
Premium tech package
Premium tech package

Includes power tilt and slide sunroof, perimeter approach lighting (under exterior mirrors), LED tail lights, push button start with Smart Key, engine immobilizer, auto-dimming rearview mirror with Homelink, 2-way power adjustable driver lumbar support, leather seating, heated front seats, heated outboard rear seat bottom, heated steering wheel, illuminated door handle, dual-zone automatic temperature controls with center console rear vents, navigation with HD radio technology, SiriusXM traffic, voice recognition and touch screen display, and UVO eServices with Pandora, roadside assistance, vehicle diagnostics and parking minder availability.

$ 4,500
$ 4,081
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Kia Features

Comfort
Interior
Interior accents: Chrome, Metallic-tone
Comfort features
Heated steering wheel(optional)
Cargo area floor mat(optional)
Reading lights: Front
Floor mats: Front(optional), Rear(optional)
Shift knob trim: Leather
Steering wheel trim: Leather
Air conditioning
Front air conditioning zones: Dual(optional), Single
Front air conditioning: Automatic climate control(optional)
Air filtration
Headrests
Rear headrests: Adjustable
Front headrests: Adjustable
Seating
Driver seat
Driver seat: Heated(optional)
Driver seat power adjustments: Lumbar(optional)
Passenger seat
Passenger seat: Heated(optional)
Rear seats
Rear seat folding: Split
Rear seat: Heated(optional)
Seats
Rear headrests: 3
Passenger seat manual adjustments: 4, Reclining
Rear seat type: 60-40 split bench
Driver seat manual adjustments: 6, Height, Reclining
Armrests: Rear center with cupholders
Front seat type: Bucket
Rear vents: Second row
Front headrests: 2
Upholstery: Leather(optional), Cloth
Seatbelts
Seatbelt pretensioners: Front
Rear seatbelts: 3-point
Convenience
Convenience features
Multi-function remote: Proximity entry system(optional), Fuel filler door release, Keyless entry, Panic alarm, Trunk release
Power steering
Cupholders: Front, Rear
Steering wheel: Tilt and telescopic
Steering wheel mounted controls: Audio, Cruise control, Phone, Voice recognition
Camera system: Rearview
Center console: Front console with armrest and storage
Cargo cover
Power outlet(s): Front, Two 12v front
Cruise control
Storage: Cargo tray(optional), Cooled compartment
Universal remote transmitter: Homelink - garage door opener(optional)
In-car technology
Audio system
Internet radio app: Pandora
In-dash cd: Mp3 playback, Single disc
Satellite radio: Siriusxm
Radio: Hd radio(optional), Am/fm, Touch screen display
Auxiliary audio input: Bluetooth, Ipod/iphone, Jack, Mp3, Usb
Voice recognition(optional)
Total speakers: 6
Telematics
Infotainment: Uvo(optional)
Navigation system: Touch screen display(optional), Voice recognition(optional)
Driver assistance app: Roadside assistance(optional)
Wireless data link: Bluetooth
Instrumentation
Fuel economy display: Mpg, Range
Driver information system
External temperature display
Electroluminescent instrumentation
Exterior
Roof
Moonroof / sunroof: Power glass(optional), Tilt/slide(optional)
Windows
Window defogger: Rear
One-touch windows: 2
Wheels
Wheels: Alloy
Tires and rims
Tire pressure monitoring system
Warnings and reminders: Tire fill alert
Spare tire kit: Inflator kit, Tire sealant
Tire type: All season
Lights
Taillights: Led, Rear center
Headlights: Auto delay off, Auto on/off, Dusk sensing, Halogen, Led
Front fog lights
Exterior entry lights: Security approach lamps(optional)
Courtesy lights: Door
Doors
Liftgate window: Fixed
Rear door type: Liftgate
Exterior features
Mudguards: Front(optional), Rear(optional)
Rear spoiler: Lip
Chassis & suspension
Suspension
Rear suspension type: Torsion beam
Rear suspension classification: Semi-independent
Front shock type: Gas
Front stabilizer bar
Rear shock type: Gas
Front suspension classification: Independent
Front struts: Macpherson
Powertrain & drivetrain
Engine
Remote engine start(optional)
Push-button start(optional)
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Kia Colors

Exterior
Silky silver
Graphite steel
Aurora black pearl
Steel blue
Snow white pearl
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
Front airbags
Dual
Side airbags
Front
Airbag deactivation
Occupant sensing passenger
Brakes
Electronic brakeforce distribution
Rear brake type
Disc
Braking assist
Power brakes
Abs
4-wheel
Front brake type
Ventilated disc
Hill holder control
Child safety
Child seat anchors
Latch system
Child safety door locks
Locks
Power door locks
Auto-locking
Mirrors
Side mirror adjustments
Power folding, power
Vanity mirrors
Dual illuminating
Side mirrors
Heated, integrated turn signals
Dimming rearview mirror
Manual day/night
Safety
Rearview monitor
In dash
Security
Anti-theft system
Alarm with remote
Stability and traction
Stability control
Electronic
Traction control
Safety: optional features
Mirrors
Dimming rearview mirror
Auto
Security
Anti-theft system
Engine immobilizer, alarm
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Kia Forte Select a Style:

Style
MPG
Engine
MSRP
LX 4dr Hatchback
LX 4dr Hatchback
2.0L I4 6A
MPG 25 City / 33 Hwy / 28 Comb
Engine 2.0L Inline4
MSRP $ 18,090
EX 4dr Hatchback
EX 4dr Hatchback
2.0L I4 6A
MPG 25 City / 33 Hwy / 28 Comb
Engine 2.0L Inline4
MSRP $ 20,390
SX 4dr Hatchback
SX 4dr Hatchback
1.6L I4 Turbo 6M
MPG 21 City / 29 Hwy / 24 Comb
Engine 1.6L Inline4, Turbocharged
MSRP $ 20,990
SX 4dr Hatchback
SX 4dr Hatchback
1.6L I4 Turbo 6A
MPG 21 City / 29 Hwy / 24 Comb
Engine 1.6L Inline4, Turbocharged
MSRP $ 21,990