2016 Kia Forte

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MPG: 24 City / 35 Hwy / 28 Comb
Engine: 2.0L Inline4
Vehicle type: Compact Sedan
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: 24 City / 35 Hwy / 28 Comb
2.0L Inline4 / 6-Speed Shiftable Automatic / Gasoline / 87 Octane
Specifications

Length 14 ft. 11.5 in.

Silhouette side

Height 4 ft. 8.3 in.

Width 5 ft. 10.1 in.

Silhouette front
Angle of approach:
15.2 degrees
Angle of departure:
20.4 degrees
Front track:
5 ft. 1.3 in.
Ground clearance:
0 ft. 5.3 in.
Height:
4 ft. 8.3 in.
Length:
14 ft. 11.5 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:
111.1 cu. ft.
Front head room:
39.1 in.
Front hip room:
53.8 in.
Front leg room:
42.2 in.
Front shoulder room:
56.1 in.
Passenger volume:
96.2 cu. ft.
Rear head room:
37.3 in.
Rear hip room:
53.1 in.
Rear leg room:
35.9 in.
Rear shoulder room:
54.9 in.
Standard cargo volume:
14.9 cu. ft.
Tires:
215/45R17
Tires (rear):
215/45R17
Turning circle:
34.8 ft.
Wheel size:
17.0 x 7.0
Wheel size (rear):
17.0 x 7.0
Fuel tank capacity:
13.2 gal.
Weight:
2906 lbs.
Weight (gvwr):
3902 lbs.
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Kia Pricing

Base price
MSRP
$19,900
Destination charge
$850
Invoice
$18,993
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 hook
$ 20
$ 17
Auto-dimming mirror w/compass and homelink
$ 350
$ 291
Cargo mat
$ 95
$ 78
Cargo net
$ 50
$ 42
Cargo tray
$ 80
$ 67
Carpet floor mats
$ 120
$ 98
Remote start
Remote start

Includes push button start.

$ 495
$ 410
Remote start
$ 495
$ 410
2.0l i4 166hp 148ft. lbs. sulev
2.0l i4 166hp 148ft. lbs. sulev

Includes 2.0L 4 cylinder, 166hp @ 6500 rpm, 148ft. lbs @ 4700 rpm SULEV engine.

$ 0
$ 0
Rear bumper applique
$ 75
$ 62
Aurora black pearl paint
$ 295
$ 269
Snow white pearl paint
$ 295
$ 269
Mud guards
$ 95
$ 78
Rear spoiler
Rear spoiler

Includes body-color rear spoiler.

$ 295
$ 244
Wheel locks
$ 55
$ 42
Premium plus package
Premium plus package

Includes 10-way power adjustable driver seat with two memory presets, ventilated driver seat, heated outboard rear seat bottom, heated steering wheel, supervision meter cluster with 4.2in TFT color LCD display, dual-zone automatic temperature controls, center console rear vents, and LED taillights.

$ 2,000
$ 1,796
Protection package
$ 175
$ 145
Premium package
Premium package

Includes navigation with HD radio technology, UVO eServices with Pandora, roadside assistance, vehicle diagnostics and parking minder availability, power tilt and slide sunroof, illuminated outside door handle pockets, perimeter approach lighting (under exterior mirrors), push-button start with Smart Key, engine immobilizer, auto-dimming rear-view mirror with Homelink, leather seat trim, heated front seats, and heated rear seat bottoms.

$ 3,000
$ 2,717
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Kia Features

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

Exterior
Aurora black pearl
Crimson red
Silky silver
Graphite steel
Snow white pearl
Steel blue
Interior
Gray
Black
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Kia Safety

Safety ratings
Source
Rating category
Rating score
NHTSA
Overall rating
NHTSA
Front impact: overall rating
NHTSA
Front impact: driver
NHTSA
Front impact: passenger
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
IIHS
Front impact: small overlap
IIHS
Front impact: moderate overlap
IIHS
Side impact
IIHS
Roof strength
IIHS
Head restraint system
IIHS
Autoweb-calculated overall rating
AutoWeb
Overall safety rating
Safety: standard features
Airbags
Side curtain airbags
Rear, front
Side airbags
Front
Front airbags
Dual
Airbag deactivation
Occupant sensing passenger
Brakes
Braking assist
Hill holder control
Abs
4-wheel
Front brake type
Ventilated disc
Electronic brakeforce distribution
Power brakes
Rear brake type
Disc
Child safety
Child seat anchors
Latch system
Emergency interior trunk release
Child safety door locks
Locks
Power door locks
Auto-locking
Mirrors
Vanity mirrors
Dual illuminating
Dimming rearview mirror
Manual day/night
Side mirrors
Integrated turn signals, heated
Side mirror adjustments
Power folding, power
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
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Kia Forte Select a Style:

Style
MPG
Engine
MSRP
LX 4dr Sedan
LX 4dr Sedan
1.8L I4 6M
MPG 25 City / 37 Hwy / 30 Comb
Engine 1.8L Inline4
MSRP $ 15,990
LX 4dr Sedan
LX 4dr Sedan
1.8L I4 6A
MPG 26 City / 39 Hwy / 31 Comb
Engine 1.8L Inline4
MSRP $ 17,700
EX 4dr Sedan
EX 4dr Sedan
2.0L I4 6A
MPG 24 City / 35 Hwy / 28 Comb
Engine 2.0L Inline4
MSRP $ 19,900