2012 Kia Forte Consumer Review: Thyrome
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2012 Kia Forte - Consumer Review

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Koup EX Coupe (2.0L 4-cyl. 6-speed Manual)

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Thyrome
By abair1 on

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2012 Kia Forte Koup EX 2dr Coupe (2.0L 4cyl 6M)

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This car is a tank! I was not paying as much attention as I should have been and nearly rear ended a truck but instead jerked the wheel at like 40 mph skidded sideways like 50 ft and hit and then jumped a curb, all it did was give the rim a small bit of rim rash it still drives fine and is still in alignment. The mileage though is not what it said it should be even though using medium grade does make a notable difference in this and power. And it is sorta peppy. It has plenty of room, I am almost 6'' and am not skinny. And yes it drives like butter, only problem is the stock tires are not very shall we say "grippy". I am at 35,000 miles with absolutely no issue just tune-up type stuff.

Favorite Features

Wife likes it, easy to tune-up. has a nice stance

Suggested Improvements

Better tires stock, some map holders on the back of the seats. And a nicer exhaust exit on base model, it is not like it costs that much.
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