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2018 Kia Forte Overview (See Available Styles)

The 2018 Kia Forte is the compact sedan that competes with the Ford Focus, Mazda3, and Toyota Corolla. It is powered by a standard 147-hp, 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine mated to a 6-speed manual or automatic transmission. Fuel economy for the Forte is an EPA estimated 29/37 mpg city/highway.

Three trims are available: the LX, S, and EX.

More information coming soon.

EPA Fuel Economy

  • City: 25 MPG
  • Highway: 30 - 37 MPG

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Safety Rating

  • Overall Safety: *****
  • Frontal Crash: ****
  • Side Crash: *****

Consumer Reviews Summary

Overall Rating:
4.9/5
Value:
4.8/5
Exterior:
4.8/5
Interior:
4.8/5
Comfort:
4.8/5
Performance:
4.8/5
Reliability:
4.9/5

220 of 226 (97%) consumers said they would recommend this vehicle to a friend.

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