2016 KIA Forte Review, Price, Release Date, Features

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2016 KIA Forte is one of the most comprehensive compact on the market car line-up today. This 2-door coupe, 4-door sedan income as well as 5-doo hatchback.

2016 KIA Forte Exterior

All KIA Forte models are stylishly designed. Optional automatic headlamps and 15-inch steel wheels and rides on heated mirrors sedan.

 

 2016 Kia Forte Sedan

2016 Kia Forte Sedan

LED running lights high EXE, while 17-inch alloy wheels with trim hooked Popular Plus package features 16-inch alloy wheels, fog lights, power-folding exterior mirrors. top SX trims larger front brakes and 18-inch wheels.

 

 2016 Kia Forte Sedan

2016 Kia Forte Hatchback

2016 KIA Forte interior

KIA Forte has a nice interior. This premium compact car brand that can rival high corrects also offers high-quality materials and high-tech features.

The LX sedan and hatchback offered EX, SX and LX is available for the 2016 model year with the new EX trims. Coupe EX and SX trims are offered. Sedan LX trim a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, height-adjustable driver’s seat, a 60/40-split folding rear seat, four-speaker audio system, Bluetooth connectivity, USB port and auxiliary audio has jack.

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Buyers cruise preference would be an option for control adds LX Popular Package 4.3 touch screen, 6 -hoparl sound system, rear view camera and a rear seat armrest. EX LX comes with all the features, but adds leather-wrapped steering wheel. Kia UVO eServices telematics as well as keyless ignition and entry, a sunroof, heated front seats, leather upholstery, a navigation system, HD radio features an EX Premium Package is also available. Furthermore, air conditioning, heated steering wheel, an upgraded gauge cluster, dual-zone climate control and offers 10-way power driver’s seat with heated and ventilated rear seats have an EX Premium Plus package. EX and SX Tech Premium and Premium Plus package EX premium packages while offering similar features as the EX coupe with hatchback and sedan with similar features and equipment.

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As for the trophy is 13.3 cubic feet of cargo space, while the rear seats up and 14.9 cubic sedan, hatchback It offers 23.2 cubic feet. sedan rear seats are comfortable even for 6-foot adults. coupe seat is mounted high to increase the visibility for short drives.

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Engine Specs and Performance

2016 KIA Forte lineup two drive trains it comes with a choice between. The base 1.8 L inline-4 produces 145 hp and 130 lb-ft of torque. engine paired with 6-speed manual transmission, but there is an option for the 6-speed automatic system. FWD Engine is offered. engine combined with EPA / 26/39/31 mpg city / highway rated automatic and 25/37/30 mpg city / highway / combined with manual systems.

The second engine 2.0 173 hp and 154 lb-ft of torque producing sedan and hatchback L. This system is only a 6-speed automatic transmission paired Cup but has manual options. Automatic EX coupes and hatchbacks 28 mpg and 27 mpg combined with the manual model points the motor EPA city / highway / combined mpg 24/35/28 drivers were evaluated. engines in this class and has a very impressive 130 mph.

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coupe and Forte 5 feature 201 hp and torque producing 195 lb-ft and engine paired with a 6 or a turbocharged 1.6 L 4-cylinder unit SX trim speed automatic or 6-speed manual transmission system. Engine EPA. SX hatchback and Coupe combined to 22/29/25 mpg city / highway / combined / 21/29/24 mpg city / highway

Price points and date

2016 KIA Forte LX sedan and 1700 more than $ 16,800 with a manual transmission for an MSRP of $ automatic one will be cheaper.

EX attract around $ 21,000 for the LX hatchback with a turbo engine with automatic system and about 1600 more than $ 20,000 to $ 22,500 and has a starting price of the SX around.

coupe EX trim will cost around $ 19,500 and $ 21,500 SX trim. models are expected to hit dealerships before the end of this year.

Competition:

2016 Toyota Corolla

2016 Mazda 3

2016 Ford Focus

the 2016 Opel Astra

2016 Volkswagen Golf

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