2014 Kia Forte EX Long-Term Road Test

2014 Kia Forte EX: Fuel Economy Update for February

March 4, 2014

2014 Kia Forte EX

During February, our 2014 Kia Forte EX rolled up nearly another 1,500 miles on the odometer. For the month, it averaged 30.6 mpg. That's 2.6 mpg higher than the EPA combined figure and pretty good considering L.A.'s notorious traffic.

Even more impressive is that, at 28.5 mpg, the Kia's lifetime average is still above the EPA combined average.

Worst Fill MPG: 15.2
Best Fill MPG: 36.3
Average Lifetime MPG: 28.5
EPA MPG Rating: 28 Combined (24 City / 36 Highway)
Best Range: 381.0
Current Odometer: 14,149

John DiPietro, Automotive Editor @ 14,149 miles

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Edmunds Insurance Estimator

The Edmunds TCO® estimated monthly insurance payment for a 2014 Kia Forte in VA is:

$184 per month*
* Explanation