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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 Forte5 SX Hatchback - Specifications & Features
Engines
TypeInline-4 turbocharged; aluminum block and headDisplacement [cc]1,591
ValvetrainDOHC 4-valves/cyl.; continuously variable valve timing (CVVT); GDI
Power [hp @ rpm]201 @ 6,000 rpmBore & Stroke [cm]77.0 x 85.0
Torque [lb-ft @ rpm]195 @ 1,500 rpmCompression9.5:1
Mileage City (mpg)23 - 25 (DCT)Mileage Hwy (mpg)29 - 30 (DCT)
Transmissions
Type 6-speed manual
Ratios 3.31, 1.96, 1.33, 1.02, 0.83, 0.70
Final Drive 4.47
Type 7-speed dual-clutch
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 Dimensions
Length [in.] 171.3
Width [in.] 70.1
Height [in.] 57.1
Wheelbase [in.] 106.3
Front Track [in.] 60.8
Rear Track [in.] 61.3
Exterior Features
4 doors
Approach lights
Body color front and rear bumper
Chrome door handles and exhaust tip
Fog lights in front
Power remote, heated and folding left door mirror with indicator lights
Power remote, heated and folding right door mirror with indicator lights
Rear liftgate
Rear window wiper
Spoiler in rear
Variable intermittent wipers
Weights & Capacities
Weight [lbs.] 2,976
GVWR [lbs.] 3,990
Fuel Capacity [gal.] 13.2
Technical Features
Front-wheel-drive
Halogen headlights
P225/40 HR18 all-season tires
Security system
Theft-deterrent system
Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS)
Tire inflator kit
Ultra low emission vehicle (ULEV II)
Steering
Rack & Pinion; power-assist
Turning Circle [ft.] 34.8
Suspension
Front macpherson struts; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear torsion beam; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Brakes
Front 11.8 in. power-assisted vented discs
Rear 10.3 in. power-assisted discs
Safety Features
3-point rear seat belts in all positions
Airbags in front with occupancy sensor on passenger side
Anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Brake assist
Child safety rear door locks
Electronic Stability Control
Front adjustable head restraints
Height-adjustable front seatbelts with pretensioners
Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA)
Rear head restraints
Side-curtain airbags in front and rear
Side-impact airbags in front
Side-impact bars
Traction control
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Vol. [cu-ft.] 98.2
Seating Cap. 5
Front Headroom [in.] 39.4
Front Legroom [in.] 42.2
Front Shoulderroom [in.] 56.1
Front Hiproom [in.] 53.8
Rear Headroom [in.] 38.7
Rear Legroom [in.] 35.9
Rear Shoulderroom [in.] 54.9
Rear Hiproom [in.] 53.1
Cargo Capacity [cu-ft.] 23.2 - 56.4
Interior Features
2 12V power outlets
4-way heated front passenger bucket seat
8-way heated driver bucket seat
AM/FM radio with seek/scan, voice activation and 6 speakers
Air conditioning
Cargo area carpeting, light and cover
Cargo concealed storage
Clock
Cruise control
Cupholders in front and rear
Door bins in front and rear
Driver footrest
External temperature display
Floor carpeting
Front seat center console with armrest and storage
Full cloth headliner
Illuminated entry
Illuminated visor vanity mirrors in front
Keyfob remote keyless entry
LCD monitors in front
Leather seat-upholstery
Leather steering-wheel and shift knob
Lighted glove box
Overhead console
Overhead console with storage
Power windows
Power windows; with one-touch open in front
Reading lights in front
Rear 60/40 split folding bench seat
Rear seat center armrest
Rear window defogger
Remote trunk release
SiriusXM satellite radio
Smart Key
Speed-sensitive volume
Sport steering-wheel
Steering-wheel mounted audio controls
Tachometer
Tilting and telescoping steering-wheel
Tinted windows
Trip computer
USB input jack
Universal garage-door opener
Variable instrument panel lighting
Wireless device connectivity
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