City mpg:
27
Highway mpg:
37

Actual rating will vary with options, driving conditions, habits and vehicle condition.

2021 Kia Forte Sedan Overview

The standard features of the Kia Forte FE include 2.0L I-4 147hp engine, 6-speed manual transmission with overdrive, 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS), side seat mounted airbags, curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags, airbag occupancy sensor, air conditioning, 15" steel wheels, cruise control, ABS and driveline traction control, electronic stability.

2021 Kia
Forte Sedan

Starting at: $17,890

  • Manufacturer Offer

    Financing Offer : $1,500 cash back and 2.25% APR for 60 months on select Kia Forte models

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    Applies to select new 2021 Kia Forte.

    * Disclaimer(s)

    • Requires credit approval and financing through Kia Motors Finance (KMF). Truth in Lending Act Disclosure: Down payment will vary with APR and credit. For example, 2.25% APR with $2,500 down payment provides for 60 monthly payments of $17.64 per $1000 financed for qualified buyers. 2.25% APR for a term of 24 months corresponds to a monthly cost of $42.65 per $1000 financed. 2.25% APR for a term of 36 months corresponds to a monthly cost of $28.75 per $1000 financed. 2.25% APR for a term of 39 months corresponds to a monthly cost of $26.61 per $1000 financed. 2.25% APR for a term of 42 months corresponds to a monthly cost of $24.78 per $1000 financed. 2.25% APR for a term of 48 months corresponds to a monthly cost of $21.8 per $1000 financed. 2.5% APR for a term of 66 months corresponds to a monthly cost of $16.23 per $1000 financed. 2.9% APR for a term of 72 months corresponds to a monthly cost of $15.15 per $1000 financed. The rates described are for estimation purposes only; you may not be able to finance at this rate.

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  • Manufacturer Offer

    $1,750 cash back on select Kia Forte models

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    Applies to select new 2021 Kia Forte.

    * Disclaimer(s)

    • Cash back from Kia Motors America, Inc (KMA). Must take delivery from a participating dealer and from retail stock from 5/4/2021 - 7/6/2021. Cash back offer when you purchase a new car only and may not be combined with Special Low APR and Special Lease offers. This incentive is for a limited time offer on eligible Kia vehicles. Not all incentive programs are compatible. See dealer for details.

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  • Manufacturer Offer

    Lease: $139 per month for 24 months. $3,022 due at signing

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    Applies to select new 2021 Kia Forte.

    * Disclaimer(s)

    • $139 per month for 24 months, $3,022 due at lease signing (excluding tax, title, license & dealer fees) offer includes $250 lease bonus cash and must be applied to reduce the due at signing.

      Closed-end lease based on new 2021 Forte (Model C3422 LXS Auto. Trans.) subject to credit approval, dealer participation, and vehicle availability. Offer shown based on $3,022 due at lease signing including $139 first monthly payment, $2,232.96 capitalized cost reduction, $650 acquisition fee, plus tax, title, license and registration fees, dealer conveyance fee, processing fee or optional service fee and any emission testing charge. No security deposit required. Offer shown total lease payments are $6,219. Actual payments may vary. Purchase option at lease-end for offer shown of residual value of $13,046.40. Lessee is responsible for insurance, maintenance, repairs, $.20 per mile over 10,000 miles/year, excess wear, and a $400 termination fee*. Lease offer applies to 2021 Forte LXS (MSRP $20,385, includes freight, and excludes taxes, title, license, additional options and retailer charges). Actual prices set by dealer. Must take delivery from retail stock by 7/6/2021. Dealer contribution may vary and could affect actual lease payment. See dealer for warranty and lease details or go to kia.com.

      *Termination fee for all states except CO, IN, IA, KS, ME, OK, SC, WI, WV & WY. WI termination fee: The amount of the base monthly lease payment or $400, whichever is less. CO, IA, KS, ME, OK, WV & WY termination fee: The amount of two times the base monthly lease payment or $400, whichever is less. IN & SC termination fee: The amount of three times the base monthly lease payment or $400, whichever is less. Not all incentive programs are compatible. Additional terms and conditions apply. All matters of program eligibility and qualification will be resolved by Kia Motors America, Inc. ("KMA") in its sole discretion, and KMA reserves the right to change product and program specifications at any time without incurring any obligations. Cannot exceed 10000 miles per year.

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Specifications

  • Cargo - trunk
  • Power door mirrors
  • Door mirrors - body-color
  • Bumpers - body-color
  • Engine liters - 2.0
  • Compressor - Not Available
  • Cylinder configuration - I-4
  • Horsepower - 147hp @ 6,200RPM
  • Torque - 132 lb.-ft. @ 4,500RPM
  • Number of valves - 16
  • Variable valve control
  • Variable intake manifold
  • Engine location - front
  • Recommended fuel - Regular Unleaded
  • Transmission - 6 speed manual
  • Drive type - front-wheel
  • Fuel economy combined - 31mpg
  • Fuel tank capacity - 14.0gal.
  • Fuel economy city - 27mpg
  • Fuel economy highway - 37mpg
  • Basic warranty - 60 months/60,000miles
  • Powertrain warranty - 120 months/100,000miles
  • Corrosion perforation warranty - 60 months/100,000miles
  • Roadside assistance coverage - 60 months/60,000miles
  • Front wheel independent suspension
  • Front anti-roll bar
  • Power steering
  • Front tires - 195/65HR15.0
  • Rear tires - 195/65HR15.0
  • Wheel size - 15"
  • Engine displacement - 2.0 L
  • Engine horsepower - 147hp @ 6,200RPM
  • Engine torque - 132 lb.-ft. @ 4,500RPM
  • Engine bore x stroke - 81.0mm x 97.0mm (3.19" x 3.82")
  • Compression ratio - 12.50 to 1
  • Curb weight - 1,228kg (2,707lbs)
  • GVWR - 1,650kg (3,638lbs)
  • Exterior length - 4,641mm (182.7")
  • Exterior body width - 1,801mm (70.9")
  • Exterior height - 1,435mm (56.5")
  • Wheelbase - 2,700mm (106.3")
  • Turning radius - 5.3m (17.4')
  • Front legroom - 1,072mm (42.2")
  • Rear legroom - 907mm (35.7")
  • Front headroom - 986mm (38.8")
  • Rear headroom - 953mm (37.5")
  • Front hiproom - 1,346mm (53.0")
  • Rear hiproom - 1,298mm (51.1")
  • Front shoulder room - 1,425mm (56.1")
  • Rear shoulder room - 1,405mm (55.3")
  • Passenger volume - 2,718L (96.0 cu.ft.)
  • Interior cargo volume - 433 L (15 cu.ft.)
  • Interior maximum cargo volume - 433 L (15 cu.ft.)
  • AM/FM radio
  • Radio data system
  • Steering wheel mounted audio controls
  • Speakers - 4
  • Wireless phone connectivity - Bluetooth
  • 1st row LCD monitors - 2
  • Primary LCD size - 8.0"
  • Smart device integration - Apple CarPlay & Android Auto
  • Fully automatic headlights
  • Delay-off headlights
  • Variably intermittent wipers
  • Rear window defroster
  • Front reading lights
  • Appearance - analog
  • Tachometer
  • Outside temperature display
  • Low tire pressure warning
  • Trip computer
  • Lane departure - active
  • Exterior parking camera rear
  • Forward collision - Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) mitigation
  • 4 wheel disc brakes
  • ABS brakes
  • Brake assist
  • Dual front impact airbags
  • Dual front side impact airbags
  • Overhead airbag
  • Occupant sensing airbag
  • Panic alarm
  • Security system
  • Electronic stability
  • Traction control
  • Max seating capacity - 5
  • Front seats - bucket
  • Front center armrest
  • Rear seats - bench
  • Air conditioning
  • Speed control
  • Power windows
  • 1-touch down
  • Remote keyless entry
  • Illuminated entry
  • Tilt steering wheel
  • Telescoping steering wheel
  • Driver vanity mirror
  • Passenger vanity mirror
  • Front beverage holders
  • Rear beverage holders
  • Overhead console
  • Driver door bin
  • Passenger door bin
  • Rear door bins

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  MSRP Engine Transmission City/Hwy mpg
FE 2021 Kia Forte Sedan FE Search New $17,890   147-hp 2.0L 4-cyl  6-spd man.  27 / 37  
FE 2021 Kia Forte Sedan FE Search New $18,790   147-hp 2.0L 4-cyl  continuously variable auto  31 / 41  
LXS 2021 Kia Forte Sedan LXS Search New $19,390   147-hp 2.0L 4-cyl  continuously variable auto  29 / 40  
GT-Line 2021 Kia Forte Sedan GT-Line Search New $20,490   147-hp 2.0L 4-cyl  continuously variable auto  29 / 40  
GT 2021 Kia Forte Sedan GT Search New $22,690   201-hp 1.6L 4-cyl  7-spd auto with auto-shift  27 / 35  
EX 2021 Kia Forte Sedan EX Search New $23,090   147-hp 2.0L 4-cyl  continuously variable auto  29 / 40  
GT 2021 Kia Forte Sedan GT Search New $23,290   201-hp 1.6L 4-cyl  6-spd man.  25 / 32  

Get to Know New Kia Models Near Kinston

New Kia Cars

Kia Rio: The new Rio is the smallest car available from Kia. This affordable, efficient sedan comes with impressive value via a long list of standard and available features. If you're looking for maximum value in your next daily driver, the Rio is a great pick.

Kia Forte: The new Kia Forte is a dynamic and practical compact car itself. New sporty styling gives the Forte an attractive edge and an available turbocharged engine gives it the performance to back it up. The new Forte offers a wide variety of safety and entertainment technologies as well.

Kia Optima: The longtime favorite among midsize sedans is a handsome, sleek, comfortable vehicle. With the new Optima, you'll get a car that's ready for everything from city rides to long-distance cruising.

Kia K5: The new Kia K5 is slated to take the midsize sedan segment by storm. Cutting-edge styling is matched to a tastefully designed cabin and dynamic performance. It's even available with all-wheel drive.

Kia Stinger: This premium performance sedan packs power and style into a single package. Offered with standard rear-wheel drive and a choice between two turbocharged engine options, the Stinger is ready to please enthusiasts. Plus, unmistakable styling helps the Stinger stand out wherever it goes.

Kia Cadenza: This full-size premium sedan is all about comfort. A spacious cabin features quilted leather upholstery, heated and ventilated seats, premium audio, and much more.

Kia Sedona: This versatile minivan is designed to accommodate the automotive demands of family life. Cavernous cargo capacity, seating for up to eight, and a standard V6 engine mean the Sedona is ready for just about anything.


Kia Crossover SUVs

Kia Niro: The new Niro is a practical and highly efficient hybrid model. With a spacious cargo area and an EPA-estimated 50 mpg combined, the Niro is the best of both worlds.

Kia Sorento: This three-row crossover is designed to take on life's adventures. Seating for seven and available all-wheel drive make sure of that.

Kia Seltos:This fun and dynamic compact crossover brings together bold styling with practical design and capable engineering.

Kia Soul: The new Kia Soul is certainly one of the most unique vehicles on the road. Its distinctly boxy design is a standout in any crowd.

Kia Sportage: The Kia Sportage is the right-sized crossover for many drivers near Goldsboro and Winterville. The model strikes a balance between utility, style, and comfort.

Kia Telluride: This spacious, refined new SUV makes a splash in the market. From its premium cabin to its robust performance, the Telluride is a complete package.

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