2016 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
Angle of approach:
15.2 degrees
Angle of departure:
25.1 degrees
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:
225/40R18
Tires (rear):
225/40R18
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.
Weight (gvwr):
3990 lbs.
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Kia Pricing

Base price
MSRP
$20,990
Destination charge
$850
Invoice
$19,811
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
Auto-dimming mirror w/compass and homelink
$ 350
$ 291
Cargo net
$ 50
$ 42
Cargo mat
$ 95
$ 78
Carpet floor mats
$ 120
$ 98
Cargo tray
$ 80
$ 67
Mud guards
$ 95
$ 78
Snow white pearl paint
$ 295
$ 269
Aurora black pearl paint
$ 295
$ 269
Rear bumper applique
$ 75
$ 62
Wheel locks
$ 55
$ 42
Premium tech package
Premium tech package

Includes power tilt and slide sunroof, auto-dimming rearview mirror with Homelink, 10-way power adjustable driver seat with two memory presets, leather seating, heated front seats, ventilated driver seat, heated outboard rear seat bottom, heated steering wheel, dual-zone automatic temperature controls, center console rear vents, supervision meter cluster with 4.2in TFT color LCD display, 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.

$ 4,200
$ 3,863
Protection package
$ 175
$ 145
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Kia Features

Comfort
Interior
Interior accents: Chrome, Metallic-tone
Comfort features
Cargo area floor mat(optional)
Steering wheel trim: Leather
Floor mats: Front(optional), Rear(optional)
Shift knob trim: Leather
Reading lights: Front
Heated steering wheel(optional)
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), Ventilated(optional)
Driver seat power adjustments: 10(optional), Lumbar(optional), Reclining(optional)
Passenger seat
Passenger seat: Heated(optional)
Rear seats
Rear seat: Heated(optional)
Rear seat folding: Split
Seats
Rear vents: Second row
Front seat type: Bucket
Driver seat manual adjustments: 6, Height, Reclining
Passenger seat manual adjustments: 4, Reclining
Armrests: Rear center with cupholders
Rear headrests: 3
Upholstery: Leather(optional), Cloth
Rear seat type: 60-40 split bench
Front headrests: 2
Driver seat power adjustments: Height(optional)
Seatbelts
Rear seatbelts: 3-point
Seatbelt pretensioners: Front
Convenience
Convenience features
Power steering
Cargo cover
Steering wheel mounted controls: Audio, Cruise control, Phone, Voice recognition
Center console: Front console with armrest and storage
Camera system: Rearview
Multi-function remote: Fuel filler door release, Illuminated entry, Keyless entry, Panic alarm, Proximity entry system, Trunk release
Cupholders: Front, Rear
Power outlet(s): Front, Two 12v front
Steering wheel: Tilt and telescopic
Cruise control
Universal remote transmitter: Homelink - garage door opener(optional)
Storage: Cargo tray(optional), Cooled compartment
Memorized settings
Memorized settings: 2 driver(optional), Driver seat(optional)
In-car technology
Audio system
Radio: Hd radio(optional), Am/fm, Touch screen display
In-dash cd: Mp3 playback, Single disc
Satellite radio: Siriusxm
Total speakers: 6
Voice recognition
Auxiliary audio input: Bluetooth, Ipod/iphone, Jack, Mp3, Usb
Internet radio app: Pandora
Telematics
Navigation system: Touch screen display(optional), Voice recognition(optional)
Infotainment: Uvo(optional)
Driver assistance app: Roadside assistance(optional)
Wireless data link: Bluetooth
Instrumentation
Electroluminescent instrumentation
Fuel economy display: Mpg, Range
Driver information system
External temperature display
Multi-function display(optional)
Exterior
Roof
Moonroof / sunroof: Anti-trapping, One-touch open/close, Power glass, Tilt/slide
Windows
One-touch windows: 2
Window defogger: Rear
Wheels
Wheels: Alloy
Tires and rims
Warnings and reminders: Tire fill alert
Tire pressure monitoring system
Spare tire kit: Inflator kit, Tire sealant
Tire type: All season
Lights
Exterior entry lights: Security approach lamps
Courtesy lights: Door
Front fog lights
Headlights: Auto delay off, Auto on/off, Dusk sensing, Hid/xenon, Led
Taillights: Led, Rear center
Doors
Liftgate window: Fixed
Rear door type: Liftgate
Exterior features
Mudguards: Front(optional), Rear(optional)
Rear spoiler: Lip
Chassis & suspension
Suspension
Front suspension classification: Independent
Rear shock type: Gas
Front struts: Macpherson
Front shock type: Gas
Tuned suspension: Sport
Front stabilizer bar
Rear suspension type: Torsion beam
Rear suspension classification: Semi-independent
Powertrain & drivetrain
Engine
Push-button start
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Kia Colors

Exterior
Aurora black pearl
Graphite steel
Snow white pearl
Steel blue
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
Rear, front
Front airbags
Dual
Side airbags
Front
Airbag deactivation
Occupant sensing passenger
Brakes
Electronic brakeforce distribution
Front brake type
Ventilated disc
Braking assist
Power brakes
Abs
4-wheel
Hill holder control
Rear brake type
Disc
Child safety
Child seat anchors
Latch system
Child safety door locks
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
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