2013 Kia Forte Overview

2013 Kia Forte

2013 Kia Forte Review

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The Forte is Kia's entry into the crowded compact segment, competing with the likes of the Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla and Ford Focus. Starting at $15,400, the Forte offers clean attractive styling and a warranty that's hard to beat. A major emphasis has been put on offering the Forte with plenty of attractive optional equipment and using high quality materials on the interior.
4dr Sdn Man
LX
MSRP: $16,175
Search 1 used listings

  • 15" x 5.5" steel wheels w/full covers
  • 195/65R15 tires
  • Body-color bumpers -inc: rear garnish
  • Clear-lens headlamps w/auto-off
  • Body-color mirrors
  • Tinted windshield glass w/shade band
  • Solar control door glass
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers -inc: low washer fluid indicator
  • Body-color door handles

  • AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player -inc: aux input jack, USB port, (4) speakers
  • SIRIUS satellite radio
  • Bluetooth hands-free link -inc: steering wheel controls
  • Roof-mounted antenna

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Brake assist system (BAS)
  • Electronic brake force distribution (EBD)
  • Electronic stability control (ESC) w/traction control system (TCS)
  • Front/rear crumple zones
  • 5-MPH bumpers
  • Side impact door beams
  • Dual front advanced airbags -inc: passenger occupancy sensor
  • Front seat side mounted airbags
  • Full-length side curtain airbags
  • 3-point height-adjustable front seat belts w/pretensioners & force limiters
  • 3-point rear seat belts for all positions
  • Seat belt warning chime
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Impact-absorbing steering column
  • Internal emergency trunk release
  • Rear child safety door locks

  • Front bucket seats w/active headrests -inc: 6-way manual driver seat
  • 60/40 split-folding rear bench seat w/adjustable headrests -inc: center armrest
  • Cloth seat trim
  • Center console w/armrest & storage
  • Tilt steering wheel w/audio controls
  • Tachometer
  • Digital clock
  • Fuel door, hood & trunk remote release
  • Air conditioning
  • Rear window defroster
  • Illuminated glove box
  • (2) front/(2) rear cup holders -inc: front chrome ring trim
  • Dual 12V pwr outlets
  • Front door map pockets w/bottle holders
  • Dual visor vanity mirrors w/extensions
  • Cargo area light

  • 2.0L CVVT DOHC MPFI 16-valve I4 engine -inc: engine cover
  • 6-speed manual transmission
  • Front wheel drive
  • Independent MacPherson strut front suspension -inc: coil springs, monotube shock absorbers, stabilizer bar
  • Torsion beam rear suspension -inc: coil springs, monotube shock absorbers
  • Speed-sensitive hydraulic pwr rack & pinion steering
  • Ventilated front/solid rear pwr disc brakes
  • BRIGHT SILVER METALLIC
  • STONE, SEAT TRIM
  • AURORA BLACK PEARL *Late Availability*
  • REAR BUMPER APPLIQUE (PIO)
  • CARGO MAT (PIO)
  • CARPETED FLOOR MATS (PIO)
  • CARGO NET (PIO)
  • CARGO TRAY (PIO)
  • AUTO-DIMMING REARVIEW MIRROR W/COMPASS (PIO)
  • EBONY BLACK PEARL
  • AUTO-DIMMING REARVIEW MIRROR W/COMPASS & HOMELINK (PIO)
  • IPOD CABLE (PIO)
  • STANDARD PAINT
  • REAR SPOILER (PIO)
  • CLEAR WHITE
Price $16,175 MSRP
Body Style sedan
Engine Gas I4
Seating 5
Fuel Economy 25 MPG city
34 MPG highway
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
4dr Sdn Auto
LX
MSRP: $17,175
Search 2 used listings

  • 15" x 5.5" steel wheels w/full covers
  • 195/65R15 tires
  • Body-color bumpers -inc: rear garnish
  • Clear-lens headlamps w/auto-off
  • Body-color mirrors
  • Tinted windshield glass w/shade band
  • Solar control door glass
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers -inc: low washer fluid indicator
  • Body-color door handles

  • AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player -inc: aux input jack, USB port, (4) speakers
  • SIRIUS satellite radio
  • Bluetooth hands-free link -inc: steering wheel controls
  • Roof-mounted antenna

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Brake assist system (BAS)
  • Electronic brake force distribution (EBD)
  • Electronic stability control (ESC) w/traction control system (TCS)
  • Front/rear crumple zones
  • 5-MPH bumpers
  • Side impact door beams
  • Dual front advanced airbags -inc: passenger occupancy sensor
  • Front seat side mounted airbags
  • Full-length side curtain airbags
  • 3-point height-adjustable front seat belts w/pretensioners & force limiters
  • 3-point rear seat belts for all positions
  • Seat belt warning chime
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Impact-absorbing steering column
  • Internal emergency trunk release
  • Rear child safety door locks

  • Front bucket seats w/active headrests -inc: 6-way manual driver seat
  • 60/40 split-folding rear bench seat w/adjustable headrests -inc: center armrest
  • Cloth seat trim
  • Center console w/armrest & storage
  • Tilt steering wheel w/audio controls
  • EcoMinder fuel efficiency monitor
  • Tachometer
  • Digital clock
  • Fuel door, hood & trunk remote release
  • Air conditioning
  • Rear window defroster
  • Illuminated glove box
  • (2) front/(2) rear cup holders -inc: front chrome ring trim
  • Dual 12V pwr outlets
  • Front door map pockets w/bottle holders
  • Dual visor vanity mirrors w/extensions
  • Cargo area light

  • 2.0L CVVT DOHC MPFI 16-valve I4 engine -inc: engine cover
  • 6-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD
  • Front wheel drive
  • Independent MacPherson strut front suspension -inc: coil springs, monotube shock absorbers, stabilizer bar
  • Torsion beam rear suspension -inc: coil springs, monotube shock absorbers
  • Speed-sensitive hydraulic pwr rack & pinion steering
  • Ventilated front/solid rear pwr disc brakes
  • BRIGHT SILVER METALLIC
  • STONE, SEAT TRIM
  • AURORA BLACK PEARL *Late Availability*
  • REAR BUMPER APPLIQUE (PIO)
  • CARGO MAT (PIO)
  • CARPETED FLOOR MATS (PIO)
  • CARGO NET (PIO)
  • CARGO TRAY (PIO)
  • AUTO-DIMMING REARVIEW MIRROR W/COMPASS (PIO)
  • EBONY BLACK PEARL
  • AUTO-DIMMING REARVIEW MIRROR W/COMPASS & HOMELINK (PIO)
  • IPOD CABLE (PIO)
  • STANDARD PAINT
  • REMOTE START (PIO)
  • REAR SPOILER (PIO)
  • CLEAR WHITE
Price $17,175 MSRP
Body Style sedan
Engine Gas I4
Seating 5
Fuel Economy 26 MPG city
36 MPG highway
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
4dr Sdn Auto
EX
MSRP: $18,575
Search 2 used listings

  • 15" x 5.5" steel wheels w/full covers
  • 195/65R15 tires
  • Body-color bumpers -inc: rear garnish
  • Clear-lens headlamps w/auto-off
  • Body-color heated pwr folding mirrors w/integrated turn signals
  • Tinted windshield glass w/shade band
  • Solar control door glass
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers -inc: low washer fluid indicator
  • Body-color door handles

  • AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player -inc: aux input jack, USB port, (6) speakers w/door-mounted tweeters
  • SIRIUS satellite radio
  • Bluetooth hands-free link -inc: steering wheel controls
  • Roof-mounted antenna

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Brake assist system (BAS)
  • Electronic brake force distribution (EBD)
  • Electronic stability control (ESC) w/traction control system (TCS)
  • Front/rear crumple zones
  • 5-MPH bumpers
  • Side impact door beams
  • Dual front advanced airbags -inc: passenger occupancy sensor
  • Front seat side mounted airbags
  • Full-length side curtain airbags
  • 3-point height-adjustable front seat belts w/pretensioners & force limiters
  • 3-point rear seat belts for all positions
  • Seat belt warning chime
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Impact-absorbing steering column
  • Internal emergency trunk release
  • Rear child safety door locks

  • Front bucket seats w/active headrests -inc: 6-way manual driver seat
  • 60/40 split-folding rear bench seat w/adjustable headrests -inc: center armrest
  • Cloth seat trim
  • Center console w/armrest & storage
  • Carpeted floor mats
  • Tilt/telescopic steering wheel w/audio & cruise controls
  • EcoMinder fuel efficiency monitor
  • Tachometer
  • Digital clock
  • Outside temp display
  • Trip computer
  • Pwr windows -inc: driver 1-touch auto-down
  • Pwr door locks
  • Remote keyless entry
  • Cruise control
  • Fuel door, hood & trunk remote release
  • Air conditioning
  • Rear window defroster
  • Illuminated glove box
  • (2) front/(2) rear cup holders -inc: front chrome ring trim
  • Dual 12V pwr outlets
  • Bright chrome decor accents -inc: door handles, cluster housing
  • Soft paint upper door panel
  • Front door map pockets w/bottle holders
  • Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors w/extensions
  • Sunglass holder
  • Dual map lights
  • Cargo area light

  • 2.0L CVVT DOHC MPFI 16-valve I4 engine -inc: engine cover
  • 6-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD
  • Front wheel drive
  • Independent MacPherson strut front suspension -inc: coil springs, monotube shock absorbers, stabilizer bar
  • Torsion beam rear suspension -inc: coil springs, monotube shock absorbers
  • Speed-sensitive hydraulic pwr rack & pinion steering
  • Ventilated front/solid rear pwr disc brakes
  • BRIGHT SILVER METALLIC
  • STONE, SEAT TRIM
  • AURORA BLACK PEARL *Late Availability*
  • REAR BUMPER APPLIQUE (PIO)
  • CARGO MAT (PIO)
  • CARGO NET (PIO)
  • CARGO TRAY (PIO)
  • AUTO-DIMMING REARVIEW MIRROR W/COMPASS (PIO)
  • EBONY BLACK PEARL
  • AUTO-DIMMING REARVIEW MIRROR W/COMPASS & HOMELINK (PIO)
  • FUEL ECONOMY PKG -inc: smart alternator, electric pwr steering, low rolling resistance silica tires
  • TITANIUM SILVER METALLIC
  • IPOD CABLE (PIO)
  • GUNMETAL GREY PEARL METALLIC *Late Availability*
  • METALLIC BRONZE PEARL METALLIC
  • CRIMSON RED PEARL
  • STANDARD PAINT
  • PREMIUM PKG -inc: pwr tilt sunroof, 16" x 6" 10-spoke alloy wheels, front/rear 205/55R16 tires (N/A w/EM Fuel Economy Pkg)
  • REMOTE START (N/A w/TCK Tech Pkg) (PIO)
  • REAR SPOILER (PIO)
  • SNOW WHITE PEARL
  • TECH PKG -inc: push button start, smart key, navigation system, SIRIUS traffic, auto climate control, ionized air purification, front fog lamps, auto headlamps, chrome exterior door handles, backup camera, supervision gauge cluster, auto defog system, LED daytime running lights (REQ: PT Premium Pkg) (N/A w/EM Fuel Economy Pkg)
  • BLACK, SEAT TRIM
  • WHEEL LOCKS (REQ: PT Premium Pkg) (PIO)
Price $18,575 MSRP
Body Style sedan
Engine Gas I4
Seating 5
Fuel Economy 26 MPG city
36 MPG highway
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
4dr Sdn Auto
SX
MSRP: $20,075

  • 17" x 7" 10-spoke alloy wheels
  • 215/45R17 tires
  • Body-color bumpers -inc: rear garnish
  • Clear-lens headlamps w/auto-on/off
  • Front fog lamps
  • Body-color heated pwr folding mirrors w/integrated turn signals
  • Tinted windshield glass w/shade band
  • Solar control door glass
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers -inc: low washer fluid indicator
  • Body-color door handles

  • AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player -inc: aux input jack, USB port, (6) speakers w/door-mounted tweeters
  • SIRIUS satellite radio
  • Bluetooth hands-free link -inc: steering wheel controls
  • Roof-mounted antenna

  • 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Brake assist system (BAS)
  • Electronic brake force distribution (EBD)
  • Electronic stability control (ESC) w/traction control system (TCS)
  • Front/rear crumple zones
  • 5-MPH bumpers
  • Side impact door beams
  • LED daytime running lights
  • Dual front advanced airbags -inc: passenger occupancy sensor
  • Front seat side mounted airbags
  • Full-length side curtain airbags
  • 3-point height-adjustable front seat belts w/pretensioners & force limiters
  • 3-point rear seat belts for all positions
  • Seat belt warning chime
  • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Impact-absorbing steering column
  • Internal emergency trunk release
  • Rear child safety door locks

  • Front bucket seats w/active headrests -inc: 6-way manual driver seat
  • 60/40 split-folding rear bench seat w/adjustable headrests -inc: center armrest
  • Sport cloth seat trim
  • Center console w/armrest & storage
  • Carpeted floor mats
  • Metal pedals
  • Leather-wrapped tilt/telescopic steering wheel w/audio & cruise controls
  • Supervision gauge cluster
  • EcoMinder fuel efficiency monitor
  • Tachometer
  • Digital clock
  • Outside temp display
  • Trip computer
  • Pwr windows -inc: driver 1-touch auto-down
  • Pwr door locks
  • Remote keyless entry
  • Cruise control
  • Fuel door, hood & trunk remote release
  • Air conditioning
  • Rear window defroster
  • Illuminated glove box
  • (2) front/(2) rear cup holders -inc: front chrome ring trim
  • Dual 12V pwr outlets
  • Bright chrome decor accents -inc: transmission gear shift knob, park brake button, door handles, cluster housing
  • Soft paint upper door panel
  • Front door map pockets w/bottle holders
  • Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors w/extensions
  • Sunglass holder
  • Dual map lights
  • Cargo area light
  • Leather-wrapped shift knob

  • 2.4L CVVT DOHC MPFI 16-valve I4 engine -inc: engine cover
  • 6-speed electronically-controlled automatic transmission w/OD -inc: paddle shifters
  • Front wheel drive
  • Independent MacPherson strut front suspension -inc: coil springs, monotube shock absorbers, stabilizer bar
  • Torsion beam rear suspension -inc: coil springs, monotube shock absorbers
  • Sport-tuned suspension
  • Speed-sensitive hydraulic pwr rack & pinion steering
  • Ventilated front/solid rear pwr disc brakes
  • Chrome exhaust tip
  • BRIGHT SILVER METALLIC
  • AURORA BLACK PEARL *Late Availability*
  • REAR BUMPER APPLIQUE (PIO)
  • BODY KIT (PIO)
  • CARGO MAT (PIO)
  • CARGO NET (PIO)
  • CARGO TRAY (PIO)
  • AUTO-DIMMING REARVIEW MIRROR W/COMPASS (N/A w/LEA Leather Pkg) (PIO)
  • EBONY BLACK PEARL
  • AUTO-DIMMING REARVIEW MIRROR W/COMPASS & HOMELINK (N/A w/LEA Leather Pkg) (PIO)
  • TITANIUM SILVER METALLIC
  • IPOD CABLE (PIO)
  • GUNMETAL GREY PEARL METALLIC *Late Availability*
  • CRIMSON RED PEARL
  • LEATHER PKG -inc: leather seating surfaces, heated front seats, auto-dimming rearview mirror (REQ: MR Pwr Tilt Sunroof)
  • PWR TILT SUNROOF
  • STANDARD PAINT
  • REMOTE START (N/A w/TEK Tech Pkg) (PIO)
  • REAR SPOILER (PIO)
  • SNOW WHITE PEARL
  • TECH PKG -inc: push button start, smart key, navigation system, SIRIUS traffic, auto climate control, ionized air purification, chrome exterior door handles, backup camera, auto defog system (REQ: MR Pwr Tilt Sunroof & LEA Leather Pkg)
  • BLACK, SEAT TRIM
  • WHEEL LOCKS (PIO)
Price $20,075 MSRP
Body Style sedan
Engine Gas I4
Seating 5
Fuel Economy 23 MPG city
32 MPG highway
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive