Since the Kia Forte is such a compact vehicle, its features can come as quite a surprise. This sedan is equipped with great technology, including Apple CarPlay and Android Audio Connectivity. When you add in its fresh style, new engine option, and high fuel economy, the Kia Forte is tough to beat! Experience all that this vehicle has to offer at Mike Shaw Kia!
The new Kia Forte shows other vehicles in its league that it is a competitor to be noticed. Though this vehicle is compact, it has a roomy feel inside. Travelling passengers won’t feel cramped during long road trips. Additionally, this sedan possesses multiple desirable features for drivers of the current age. Experience the easy-to-use controls, as well as the 4.3-inch touchscreen that is available on all trim levels.
Have you seen the various trims in which this vehicle is available? As a sedan, the Kia Forte can be selected in LX, S, or EX. The hatchback Forte5 is offered in LX, EX, and SX trim. Drivers can also take advantage of the new two-door Forte Koup, which will be available soon.
The power and performance levels of this vehicle are exceptional. To start, both the LX and S sedans are built with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine. For these vehicles, this engine produces 147 horsepower and 132 pound-feet of torque. On the other hand, the EX sedan also has the 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine and can generate 164 horsepower and 151 pound-feet of torque. When we focus on the Forte5 SX trim, we notice that it comes equipped with a turbo 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine. This engine is expected to produce 201 horsepower and 195 pound-feet of torque – the highest number for the Kia Forte model. Stop by our dealership to decide which Forte trim would best accommodate your needs.
The big change for the 2018 Kia Forte comes with the addition of new standard and available features. The most notable of these are in the driver assistance technology arena and include blind spot monitoring and rear cross traffic alert.
While Kia does offer a hatchback variant of the Forte, we expect the sedan body style to continue to be the most popular choice in the 2018 Kia Forte lineup. You have three trim levels to choose from when you opt for the sedan: EX, LX, and S.
No matter which trim you choose, you’ll find that the 2018 Forte comes packed with technology and amenities. Plus, you get the automaker’s legendary powertrain warranty standard when you purchase or lease.
Mike Shaw Kia offers a variety of excellent vehicles to choose from. Find the Kia Forte that you have been searching for at our dealership. Our expert sales staff will go above and beyond to assist you with deciding which trim level would best fit your needs. Don’t settle for less than you deserve. Visit our Corpus Christi dealership for a selection of great vehicles, today!