2016 Kia Forte

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Vehicle information

MPG: 25 City / 37 Hwy / 30 Comb
Engine: 1.8L Inline4
Vehicle type: Compact Sedan
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
1.8L Inline4
Required fuel rating
87 Octane
Fuel description
Gasoline
Engine compression ratio
10.3:1
Bore & stroke
3.18 in. x 3.43 in.
Engine horsepower
145 hp
Cam type
Dual Overhead Cam (DOHC)
Engine max horsepower
145 hp @ 6500 rpm
Fuel induction
Sequential Multi-Port Fuel Injection (SMPI)
Torque
130 lb-ft
Number of valves
16
Max torque
130 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
Valve timing
Variable Valve Timing
Oil capacity
3.6 quarts
Transmission & drive type
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Drive type
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel economy
standard drivetrain
MPG: 25 City / 37 Hwy / 30 Comb
1.8L Inline4 / 6-Speed Manual / 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. 1.2 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. 1.7 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:
195/65R15
Tires (rear):
195/65R15
Turning circle:
34.8 ft.
Wheel size:
15.0 x 6.0
Wheel size (rear):
15.0 x 6.0
Fuel tank capacity:
13.2 gal.
Weight:
2804 lbs.
Weight (gvwr):
3836 lbs.
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Kia Pricing

Base price
MSRP
$15,990
Destination charge
$850
Invoice
$15,684
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
Carpet floor mats
$ 120
$ 98
Cargo net
$ 50
$ 42
Cargo tray
$ 80
$ 67
Cargo mat
$ 95
$ 78
Cargo hook
$ 20
$ 17
Auto-dimming mirror w/compass and homelink
$ 350
$ 291
1.8l i4 145hp 130ft lbs. sulev
1.8l i4 145hp 130ft lbs. sulev

Includes 1.8L 4 cylinder 145hp @6500 rpm, 130ft lbs @ 4700 rpm SULEV engine.

$ 0
$ 0
Rear bumper applique
$ 75
$ 62
Mud guards
$ 95
$ 78
Rear spoiler
Rear spoiler

Includes body-color rear spoiler.

$ 295
$ 244
Aurora black pearl paint
$ 295
$ 269
Protection package
$ 175
$ 145
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Kia Features

Comfort
Comfort features
Floor mats: Front(optional), Rear(optional)
Shift knob trim: Urethane
Steering wheel trim: Urethane
Cargo area floor mat(optional)
Air conditioning
Front air conditioning zones: Single
Front air conditioning
Headrests
Front headrests: Adjustable
Rear headrests: Adjustable
Seating
Rear seats
Rear seat folding: Split
Seats
Rear headrests: 3
Upholstery: Cloth
Front headrests: 2
Front seat type: Bucket
Driver seat manual adjustments: 6, Height, Reclining
Passenger seat manual adjustments: Reclining
Rear seat type: 60-40 split bench
Seatbelts
Seatbelt pretensioners: Front
Rear seatbelts: 3-point
Convenience
Convenience features
Steering wheel: Tilt and telescopic
Power steering
Power outlet(s): Two 12v front
Universal remote transmitter: Homelink - garage door opener(optional)
Center console: Front console with armrest and storage
Storage: Cargo tray(optional)
Steering wheel mounted controls: Audio, Phone
Cupholders: Front, Rear
Multi-function remote: Fuel filler door release, Keyless entry, Panic alarm, Trunk release
In-car technology
Audio system
Satellite radio: Siriusxm
In-dash cd: Mp3 playback, Single disc
Total speakers: 4
Radio: Am/fm
Auxiliary audio input: Bluetooth, Ipod/iphone, Jack, Mp3, Usb
Telematics
Wireless data link: Bluetooth
Instrumentation
Driver information system
External temperature display
Fuel economy display: Mpg, Range
Exterior
Windows
One-touch windows: 1
Tires and rims
Tire pressure monitoring system
Warnings and reminders: Tire fill alert
Wheels: Steel
Spare tire kit
Tire type: All season
Lights
Headlights: Halogen
Exterior features
Rear spoiler(optional)
Chassis & suspension
Suspension
Front shock type: Gas
Rear suspension classification: Semi-independent
Front struts: Macpherson
Front stabilizer bar
Front suspension classification: Independent
Rear shock type: Gas
Rear suspension type: Torsion beam
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Kia Colors

Exterior
Steel blue
Silky silver
Crimson red
Clear white
Aurora black pearl
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
Front, rear
Side airbags
Front
Airbag deactivation
Occupant sensing passenger
Front airbags
Dual
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 seat anchors
Latch system
Child safety door locks
Emergency interior trunk release
Locks
Power door locks
Auto-locking
Mirrors
Side mirrors
Heated
Dimming rearview mirror
Manual day/night
Side mirror adjustments
Manual folding, power
Vanity mirrors
Dual
Security
Anti-theft system
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
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