2019 Kia Forte Features & Specs

Overview

Overview
Starting MSRP: $17,690
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Starting MSRP: $19,090
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Engine Typegasgas
Transmission6-speed manualcontinuously variable-speed automatic
Drive Trainfront wheel drivefront wheel drive
Cylindersinline 4inline 4
Combined MPG3134
Total Seating55
Basic Warranty5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.

Drive Train

Drive Train
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Drive typefront wheel drivefront wheel drive
Transmission6-speed manualcontinuously variable-speed automatic

Fuel & MPG

Fuel & MPG
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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)27/37 mpg30/40 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)378.0/518.0 mi.420.0/560.0 mi.
Fuel tank capacity14.0 gal.14.0 gal.
Combined MPG3134
Fuel typeregular unleadedregular unleaded

Engine

Engine
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Torque132 ft-lbs. @ 4500 rpm132 ft-lbs. @ 4500 rpm
Base engine size2.0 L2.0 L
Horsepower147 hp @ 6200 rpm147 hp @ 6200 rpm
Turning circle34.8 ft.34.8 ft.
Valves1616
Base engine typegasgas
Valve timingVariableVariable
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Cylindersinline 4inline 4

Safety

Safety
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4-wheel ABSyesyes
Rear door child safety locksyesyes
emergency braking preparationyesyes
Rear center 3-point beltyesyes
post-collision safety systemyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyes
dual front side-mounted airbagsyesyes
lane departure warning accident avoidance systemyesyes
front and rear head airbagsyesyes
stability controlyesyes
Emergency braking assistyesyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyesyes
Rear fixed headrestsyesyes
remote anti-theft alarm systemyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyes
3 rear headrestsyesyes
dusk sensing headlampsyesyes
auto delay off headlampsyesyes
tire pressure monitoringyesyes
traction controlyesyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyesyes
pre-collision safety systemyesyes

In-Car Entertainment

In-Car Entertainment
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auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlyesyes
USB connectionyesyes
AM/FM stereoyesyes
4 total speakersyesyes

Comfort & Convenience

Comfort & Convenience
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overhead console with storageyesyes
front cupholdersyesyes
front and rear door pocketsyesyes
electric power steeringyesyes
rear view camerayesyes
tilt and telescopic steering wheelyesyes
Climate controlyesyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyesyes
Audio controls on steering wheelyesno
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelnoyes
cruise controlnoyes

Power Feature

Power Feature
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1 one-touch power windowsyesyes
remote keyless power door locksyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyes

Interior Options

Interior Options
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Auto-Dimming Mirror w/Compass and Homelinkyesyes
Interior Lighting Kityesyes
Carpeted Floor Matsyesyes
Cargo Netyesyes
Cargo Trayyesyes
Cargo Matyesyes

Instrumentation

Instrumentation
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clockyesyes
external temperature displayyesyes
trip computeryesyes
tachometeryesyes

Front Seats

Front Seats
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Front head room38.8 in.38.8 in.
6 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyesyes
bucket front seatsyesyes
height adjustable passenger seatyesyes
height adjustable driver seatyesyes
Front shoulder room56.1 in.56.1 in.
Front leg room42.2 in.42.2 in.
Front hip room53.0 in.53.0 in.
6 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesyes
clothyesyes

Rear Seats

Rear Seats
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Rear head room37.5 in.37.5 in.
Rear hip Room51.1 in.51.1 in.
Rear leg room35.7 in.35.7 in.
Rear shoulder room55.3 in.55.3 in.
rear ventilation ductsyesyes
Folding rear seatbackyesno
Split-folding rear seatbacknoyes

Exterior Options

Exterior Options
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Rear Bumper Appliqueyesyes
Mud Guardsyesyes
Trunk Cargo Hookyesyes
Paint Protection Packageyesyes
Wheel Locksnoyes

Measurements

Measurements
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Curb weight2707 lbs.2762 lbs.
Gross weight3638 lbs.3792 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place15.3 cu.ft.15.3 cu.ft.
Angle of approach14.7 degrees14.7 degrees
Maximum payload931 lbs.1030 lbs.
Angle of departure19.5 degrees19.5 degrees
Length182.7 in.182.7 in.
Ground clearance5.3 in.5.3 in.
Height56.5 in.56.5 in.
EPA interior volume111.3 cu.ft.111.3 cu.ft.
Wheel base106.3 in.106.3 in.
Width70.9 in.70.9 in.

Colors

Colors
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Exterior Colors
  • Gravity Grey
  • Aurora Black Pearl
  • Clear White
  • Gravity Grey
  • Aurora Black Pearl
  • Deep Sea Blue
  • Silky Silver
  • Clear White
  • Currant Red
Interior Colors
  • Black, cloth
  • Gray, cloth
  • Black, cloth

Tires & Wheels

Tires & Wheels
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All season tiresyesyes
steel wheelsyesno
15 x 6.0 in. wheelsyesno
partial wheel coversyesno
P195/65R15 tiresyesno
alloy wheelsnoyes
16 x 6.5 in. wheelsnoyes
P205/55R16 tiresnoyes

Suspension

Suspension
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Stabilizer bar stabilizer baryesyes
front independent suspensionyesyes

Warranty

Warranty
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Starting MSRP: $19,090
Basic5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Drivetrain10 yr./ 100000 mi.10 yr./ 100000 mi.
Rust5 yr./ 100000 mi.5 yr./ 100000 mi.
Roadside5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.

Inventory

Inventory
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