The Kia Forte is back in full force for the 2017 model year with some refreshed new styling, a new standard engine, smartphone connectivity and more. The Forte may come in a small package but the offerings inside are huge. The Forte with its high fuel economy rating is a great vehicle for students, commuters or those who would benefit from a longer driving range. There are many other models that compete with the Forte in terms of value, fuel economy and performance so if you are interested in the new Forte check out this comparison of the 2017 Kia Forte vs 2017 Chevy Cruze.
While the 2017 Chevy Cruze only offers one engine for its lineup, the Kia Forte has two available engines. The base engine is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that is rated at 147 horsepower but the Kia EX receives a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that generates 164 horsepower. The 2017 Kia not only is great for its fuel efficiency and spirited drive but the Forte also boasts a handsome cabin with quality materials, a large 7-inch touchscreen and a organized dashboard layout.
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The 2017 Kia Forte is also an incredibly practical vehicle as well, with its 14.9 cubic feet trunk capacity customers will find that the Forte is able to store all of your needed things for the day. The Forte is also equipped with some of the best safety features currently on the market. A rearview camera, UVO eServices with roadside assistance, emergency crash notification and teenage diver monitoring are all available as well as automatic emergency braking, lane departure warning and blind-spot monitoring.
The 2017 Kia Forte is available now at our Moritz Kia locations in Fort Worth and Hurst. Please give any one of our locations a call today for more information on the stylish, fuel efficient sedan or schedule a test drive online today.