2017 Kia Forte

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MPG: 25 City / 30 Hwy / 27 Comb
Engine: 1.6L Inline4, Turbocharged
Vehicle type: Compact Hatchback
Fuel type: Gasoline / 87 Octane
Transmission: 7-Speed Automated 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
7-Speed Automated Manual
Drive type
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel economy
standard drivetrain
MPG: 25 City / 30 Hwy / 27 Comb
1.6L Inline4, Turbocharged / 7-Speed Automated 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
$23,690
Destination charge
$850
Invoice
$22,320
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 net
$ 50
$ 42
Cargo tray
$ 80
$ 67
Cargo mat
$ 95
$ 78
Carpet floor mats
$ 120
$ 98
Remote start
Remote start

Includes push button start.

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

Includes power tilt and slide sunroof, HID projector beam headlights, auto-dimming rearview mirror with Homelink, 10-way power adjustable driver seat including power lumbar, two memory presets, sport leather seating, ventilated front seats, dual-zone automatic temperature controls, supervision meter cluster with 4.2in TFT color LCD display, navigation with HD radio technology, SiriusXM traffic, voice recognition and touch-screen display, Android auto and Apple Carplay smartphone integration, UVO eServices with Pandora, roadside assistance, vehicle diagnostics and parking minder availability, blind spot detection with lane change assist, and rear cross traffic alert.

$ 3,600
$ 3,236
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Kia Features

Comfort
Interior
Interior accents: Chrome, Metallic-tone
Comfort features
Steering wheel trim: Leather
Floor mats: Front(optional), Rear(optional)
Reading lights: Front
Foot pedal trim: Alloy
Cargo area floor mat(optional)
Shift knob trim: Leather
Air conditioning
Front air conditioning zones: Dual(optional), Single
Front air conditioning: Automatic climate control(optional)
Air filtration
Headrests
Front headrests: Adjustable
Rear headrests: Adjustable
Seating
Driver seat
Driver seat: Ventilated(optional), Heated
Driver seat power adjustments: 10(optional), Lumbar(optional), Reclining(optional)
Passenger seat
Passenger seat: Ventilated(optional), Heated
Rear seats
Rear seat folding: Split
Seats
Driver seat manual adjustments: 6, Height, Reclining
Driver seat power adjustments: Height(optional)
Front headrests: 2
Rear seat type: 60-40 split bench
Front seat type: Bucket
Passenger seat manual adjustments: 4, Reclining
Rear headrests: 3
Armrests: Rear center with cupholders
Upholstery: Premium leather(optional), Leather
Rear vents: Second row
Seatbelts
Seatbelt pretensioners: Front
Rear seatbelts: 3-point
Convenience
Convenience features
Storage: Cargo tray(optional)
Power steering
Cruise control
Cupholders: Front, Rear
Center console: Front console with armrest and storage
Multi-function remote: Fuel filler door release, Illuminated entry, Panic alarm, Proximity entry system, Trunk release
Cargo cover
Power outlet(s): Front, Two 12v front
Universal remote transmitter: Homelink - garage door opener(optional)
Steering wheel: Tilt and telescopic
Camera system: Rearview
Steering wheel mounted controls: Audio, Cruise control, Phone, Voice recognition
Memorized settings
Memorized settings: 2 driver(optional), Driver seat(optional)
In-car technology
Audio system
Auxiliary audio input: Bluetooth, Ipod/iphone, Jack, Usb
In-dash cd: Mp3 playback, Single disc
Satellite radio: Siriusxm
Internet radio app: Pandora
Radio: Hd radio(optional), Am/fm, Touch screen display
Total speakers: 6
Voice recognition
Telematics
Infotainment: Uvo
Electronic messaging assistance: Voice operated(optional), With read function(optional)
Driver assistance app: Roadside assistance
Navigation system: Touch screen display(optional), Voice recognition(optional)
Wireless data link: Bluetooth
Real time traffic(optional)
Instrumentation
External temperature display
Electroluminescent instrumentation
Multi-function display
Fuel economy display: Mpg, Range
Driver information system
In car entertainment
Infotainment: Android auto ready, Apple carplay ready
Exterior
Roof
Moonroof / sunroof: Anti-trapping(optional), One-touch open/close(optional), Power glass(optional), Tilt/slide(optional)
Windows
One-touch windows: 2
Wheels
Wheels: Alloy
Tires and rims
Warnings and reminders: Tire fill alert
Spare tire kit: Inflator kit, Tire sealant
Tire pressure monitoring system
Tire type: All season
Lights
Front fog lights: Led
Daytime running lights: Led
Exterior entry lights: Puddle lamps, Security approach lamps
Taillights: Led, Rear center
Headlights: Hid/xenon(optional), Auto delay off, Auto on/off, Dusk sensing, Halogen
Courtesy lights: Door
Doors
Rear door type: Liftgate
Liftgate window: Fixed
Exterior features
Rear spoiler: Lip
Chassis & suspension
Suspension
Front suspension classification: Independent
Front shock type: Gas
Front struts: Macpherson
Front stabilizer bar
Tuned suspension: Sport
Rear shock type: Gas
Rear suspension type: Torsion beam
Rear suspension classification: Semi-independent
Powertrain & drivetrain
Engine
Remote engine start(optional)
Push-button start
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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
Front airbags
Dual
Airbag deactivation
Occupant sensing passenger
Side curtain airbags
Rear, front
Side airbags
Front
Brakes
Hill holder control
Front brake type
Ventilated disc
Power brakes
Abs
4-wheel
Rear brake type
Disc
Braking assist
Electronic brakeforce distribution
Child safety
Child seat anchors
Latch system
Child safety door locks
Locks
Power door locks
Auto-locking
Mirrors
Dimming rearview mirror
Manual day/night
Vanity mirrors
Dual illuminating
Side mirror adjustments
Power folding, power
Side mirrors
Integrated turn signals, heated
Safety
Rearview monitor
In dash
Security
Anti-theft system
Alarm with remote, engine immobilizer
Stability and traction
Stability control
Electronic
Traction control
Safety: optional features
Safety
Blind spot safety
Sensor/alert
Cross traffic alert
Rear
Parking sensors
Rear
Pre-collision warning system
Audible warning, visual warning
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 / 34 Hwy / 28 Comb
Engine 2.0L Inline4
MSRP $ 18,090
EX 4dr Hatchback
EX 4dr Hatchback
2.0L I4 6A
MPG 25 City / 34 Hwy / 28 Comb
Engine 2.0L Inline4
MSRP $ 21,990
SX 4dr Hatchback
SX 4dr Hatchback
1.6L I4 Turbo 7A
MPG 25 City / 30 Hwy / 27 Comb
Engine 1.6L Inline4, Turbocharged
MSRP $ 23,690
SX 4dr Hatchback
SX 4dr Hatchback
1.6L I4 Turbo 6M
MPG 23 City / 29 Hwy / 25 Comb
Engine 1.6L Inline4, Turbocharged
MSRP $ 25,890