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2018 Kia Forte Sedan
Our Rating:
MSRP: $16,800 - $21,700
Bodystyle:
Class:
SedanHatchback
PricesMSRPInvoice
Kia Forte LX Sedan$16,800 $16,415
Kia Forte S Sedan$19,400 $18,403
Kia Forte EX Sedan$21,700 $20,529
Destination Charge: $895Get your price
2018 Kia Forte Sedan - Specifications & Features
Standard Standard Optional Optional
EnginesLXSEX
2.0-liter Inline-4StandardStandard
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]25 - 29 (AT) / 34 - 37 (AT)29 / 37---
ValvetrainDOHC 4-valves/cyl.; continuously variable valve timing (CVVT)Displacement [cc]1,999
Power [hp @ rpm]147 @ 6,200 rpmBore & Stroke [cm]81.0 x 97.0
Torque [lb-ft @ rpm]132 @ 4,500 rpmCompression12.5:1
 
2.0-liter Inline-4Standard
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]------25 / 33
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
 
TransmissionsLXSEX
6-speed manualStandard
Ratios: 3.31, 1.96, 1.26, 0.98, 0.78, 0.63
Final Drive: 4.33
6-speed automaticOptionalStandardStandard
Ratios: 4.40, 2.73, 1.83, 1.39, 1.00, 0.77
Final Drive: 3.07
Exterior DimensionsLXSEX
Length [in.]179.5179.5179.5
Width [in.]70.170.170.1
Height [in.]56.356.356.3
Wheelbase [in.]106.3106.3106.3
Front Track [in.]61.561.261.3
Rear Track [in.]62.061.761.8
Exterior Features
4 doorsStandardStandardStandard
Fog LightsStandard
Power Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandard
Folding Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandard
Heated Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandard
Rear LiftgateStandard
Interior DimensionsLXSEX
Passenger Vol. [cu-ft.]96.296.296.2
Seating Cap.555
Headroom Front [in.]39.139.139.1
Headroom Rear [in.]37.337.337.3
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.]14.914.914.9
Interior Features
Air ConditioningStandardStandardStandard
Dual-Zone Air ConditioningStandard
Automatic Air ConditioningStandard
Cruise ControlStandardStandard
CupholdersStandardStandardStandard
Power WindowsStandardStandardStandard
Rear Window DefoggerStandardStandardStandard
Remote Keyless EntryStandardStandardStandard
TachometerStandardStandardStandard
Trip ComputerStandardStandardStandard
Garage-door TransmitterStandardStandardStandard
Cloth Seat-UpholsteryStandardStandard
Leather Seat-UpholsteryStandard
Bucket Driver's SeatStandardStandardStandard
Manual Driver AdjustmentsStandardStandardStandard
Heated Driver SeatStandard
Bucket Passenger SeatStandardStandardStandard
Manual Passenger AdjustmentsStandardStandardStandard
Heated Passenger SeatStandard
6-way Front SeatStandardStandardStandard
4-way Passenger SeatStandardStandardStandard
Rear Bench SeatStandardStandardStandard
Split-Folding Rear SeatStandardStandardStandard
RadioStandardStandardStandard
CD-PlayerStandard
Satellite-radioStandardStandardStandard
Wireless ConnectivityStandardStandardStandard
4 SpeakersStandard
6 SpeakersStandardStandard
Safety FeaturesLXSEX
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 DeterrentStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandardStandard
Weights & Capacities
Weight [lbs.]2,8112,8552,908
GVWR [lbs.]3,8363,8803,902
Coefficient of Drag0.270.270.27
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 P205/55 HR16Standard
Front P215/45 HR17Standard
Rear P195/65 HR15Standard
Rear P205/55 HR16Standard
Rear P215/45 HR17Standard
Brakes
Front Brakes11.0 in. power-assisted vented discs
Rear Brakes10.3 in. power-assisted discs
Front Vented Disc BrakesStandardStandardStandard
Rear Disc BrakesStandardStandardStandard
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