Kia

Kia Forte

Price $15,995 – $28,795
Fuel consumption 6.1 – 11.1 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 73%(view ratings)
Whether you opt for the 1.8-litre 145-horsepower or the 2.0-litre 173-horsepower engine, the Kia Forte is a very good quality compact. Those looking for a bit more punch can choose the 1.6-litre 201-horsepower turbocharged engine. The Forte is available as a coupe (2 doors), sedan (4 doors) or delightfully versatile hatchback (5 doors).

Kia Forte

Pricing
MSRP CA$15,995
Fees CA$1,560
Gas guzzler tax CA$0
Monthly payments CA$301/month
Powertrain
Engine 1,8 l I-4
Power 145 hp @ 6,500 rpm (108 kW)
Torque 130 lb·ft @ 4,700 rpm (176 N·m)
Induction Atmospheric
Fuel type Regular
Transmission 6-speed manual
Drivetrain FWD
Vehicle type / Category
Vehicle type Sedan
Category N/A
Assembly N/A
Generation N/A
Fuel efficiency / Autonomy
City 9.3 L/100km
Highway 6.3 L/100km
Combined 8.0 L/100km
Autonomy 625 km
CO₂ emissions 186 g/km
Equipment
Infotainment
Auxiliary audio input standard
CD player standard
Apple CarPlay compatible not available
Android Auto compatible not available
Sirius XM standard
Bluetooth audio standard
Steering / Suspension / Brakes / Tires
Steering N/A
Front suspension independent, Macpherson strut
Rear suspension independent, torsion bars
Front brakes Disc (ABS)
Rear brakes Disc (ABS)
Front tires P195/65TR15
Rear tires P195/65TR15
Safety
Seat belts 5
Dimensions / Weight
Length 4,559 mm (179″)
Width 1,781 mm (70″)
Height 1,435 mm (56″)
Wheelbase 2,700 mm (106″)
Weight 1,272 kg (2,804 lb)
Capacities
Passengers 5
Trunk 422 l (15 cu ft)
Fuel tank 50 l (11 gal)
Towing capacity N/A
Performance
Power to weight ratio 85.0 W/kg
0-100 km/h N/A
80-120 km/h N/A
Top speed N/A
Braking distance N/A
Warranty
Base warranty 5 years/100,000 km
Powertrain warranty 5 years/100,000 km
The Car Guide rating
Fuel economy 6/10
Reliability 8/10
Safety 7/10
Infotainment 7/10
Driving 7/10
Overall 7/10
Average 73%(view ratings)