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2018 Kia Forte Hatchback
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MSRP: $18,300 - $23,900
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SedanHatchback
PricesMSRPInvoice
Kia Forte5 LX Hatchback$18,300 $17,532
Kia Forte5 EX Hatchback$22,200 $21,092
Kia Forte5 SX Hatchback$23,900 $22,574
Destination Charge: $895Get your price
2018 Kia Forte Hatchback - Specifications & Features
Standard Standard Optional Optional
EnginesLXEXSX
2.0-liter Inline-4StandardStandard
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]25 / 3425 / 34---
ValvetrainDOHC 4-valves/cyl.; continuously variable valve timing (CVVT); GDIDisplacement [cc]1,999
Power [hp @ rpm]164 @ 6,200 rpm; SULEV: 160 @ 6,200 rpmBore & Stroke [cm]81.0 x 97.0
Torque [lb-ft @ rpm]151 @ 4,000 rpm; SULEV: 149 @ 4,700 rpmCompression11.5:1
 
1.6-liter Inline-4 turbochargedStandard
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]------23 - 25 (DCT) / 29 - 30 (DCT)
ValvetrainDOHC 4-valves/cyl.; continuously variable valve timing (CVVT); GDIDisplacement [cc]1,591
Power [hp @ rpm]201 @ 6,000 rpmBore & Stroke [cm]77.0 x 85.0
Torque [lb-ft @ rpm]195 @ 1,500 rpmCompression9.5:1
 
TransmissionsLXEXSX
6-speed automaticStandardStandard
Ratios: 4.40, 2.73, 1.83, 1.39, 1.00, 0.77
Final Drive: 3.07
6-speed manualStandard
Ratios: 3.31, 1.96, 1.33, 1.02, 0.83, 0.70
Final Drive: 4.47
7-speed dual-clutchOptional
Ratios: 3.64, 2.17, 1.83, 1.02, 0.81, 0.85, 0.72
Final Drive: 4.18; 3.09 (3rd, 6th, 7th)
Exterior DimensionsLXEXSX
Length [in.]171.3171.3171.3
Width [in.]70.170.170.1
Height [in.]57.157.157.1
Wheelbase [in.]106.3106.3106.3
Front Track [in.]61.561.360.8
Rear Track [in.]62.061.361.3
Exterior Features
4 doorsStandardStandardStandard
Fog LightsStandardStandard
Power Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandard
Folding Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandard
Heated Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandard
Rear LiftgateStandardStandardStandard
Rear-window WiperStandardStandardStandard
Interior DimensionsLXEXSX
Passenger Vol. [cu-ft.]98.298.298.2
Seating Cap.555
Headroom Front [in.]39.439.439.4
Headroom Rear [in.]38.738.738.7
Legroom Front [in.]42.242.242.2
Legroom Rear [in.]35.935.935.9
Shoulderroom Front [in.]56.156.156.1
Shoulderroom Rear [in.]54.954.954.9
Hiproom Front [in.]53.853.853.8
Hiproom Rear [in.]53.153.153.1
Cargo Capacity [cu-ft.]23.223.223.2
Interior Features
Air ConditioningStandardStandardStandard
Cruise ControlStandardStandard
CupholdersStandardStandardStandard
Power WindowsStandardStandardStandard
Rear Window DefoggerStandardStandardStandard
Remote Keyless EntryStandardStandardStandard
TachometerStandardStandardStandard
Trip ComputerStandardStandardStandard
Garage-door TransmitterStandardStandardStandard
Cloth Seat-UpholsteryStandard
Leather Seat-UpholsteryStandardStandard
Bucket Driver's SeatStandardStandardStandard
Manual Driver AdjustmentsStandardStandardStandard
Heated Driver SeatStandardStandard
Bucket Passenger SeatStandardStandardStandard
Manual Passenger AdjustmentsStandardStandardStandard
Heated Passenger SeatStandardStandard
6-way Front SeatStandardStandard
8-way Front SeatStandard
4-way Passenger SeatStandardStandardStandard
Rear Bench SeatStandardStandardStandard
Split-Folding Rear SeatStandardStandardStandard
RadioStandardStandardStandard
CD-PlayerStandard
Satellite-radioStandardStandardStandard
Wireless ConnectivityStandardStandardStandard
6 SpeakersStandardStandardStandard
Safety FeaturesLXEXSX
Anti-lock BrakesStandardStandardStandard
Brake AssistStandardStandardStandard
Stability Control (ESC)StandardStandardStandard
Front AirbagsStandardStandardStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandardStandardStandard
Side-Curtain AirbagsStandardStandardStandard
Traction ControlStandardStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandardStandard
Technical Features
DrivelineFWDFWDFWD
Parking AssistStandardStandard
Security SystemStandardStandardStandard
Theft DeterrentStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandardStandard
Weights & Capacities
Weight [lbs.]2,9282,9282,976
GVWR [lbs.]3,9683,9683,990
Fuel Capacity [gal.]13.213.213.2
Steering
Steering TypeRack & Pinion; power-assist
Turning Circle [ft.]34.834.834.8
Power SteeringStandardStandardStandard
Tilting Steering-WheelStandardStandardStandard
Telescoping Steering-WheelStandardStandardStandard
Suspension
Front SuspensionMacPherson struts; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear SuspensionTorsion beam; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Front MacPherson strutsStandardStandardStandard
Tires
Front P195/65 HR15Standard
Front P215/45 HR17Standard
Front P225/40 HR18Standard
Rear P195/65 HR15Standard
Rear P215/45 HR17Standard
Rear P225/40 HR18Standard
Brakes
Front Brakes11.0 in. power-assisted vented discs
SX11.8 in. power-assisted vented discs
Rear Brakes10.3 in. power-assisted discs
Front Vented Disc BrakesStandardStandardStandard
Rear Disc BrakesStandardStandardStandard
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