The Kia Forte is a great option for your next ride. With an impressive fuel economy and plenty of cargo space, this Kia sedan is highly desirable for navigating the streets of Mechanicsburg, Harrisburg, and Carlisle. Fred Beans Kia of Mechanicsburg wants to help you decide if the Forte is the right option for you, so we compiled reviews to help you get an inside look. Read through them to learn more about what this Kia car has to offer. If it appeals to you, contact our dealership to schedule a test drive.

Kia Forte Overview

Kia Forte Engine

2.0L I-4 Engine

Kia Forte Horsepower

147 Horsepower

Kia Forte Torque

132 lb-ft Torque

Kia Forte City/Highway MPG

31/41 MPG

Kia Forte Trunk Space

15.3 cubic feet

Kia Forte Display

8-inch color touchscreen display

Kia Forte Safety

Lane Departure Warning

Kia Forte Performance

The Kia Forte is a compact, but still packs a big punch to give you a thrilling and enjoyable driving experience. Its 2.0L I-4 engine outputs 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of achievable torque to help create smooth and seamless acceleration.

In addition to a truly enjoyable ride, the Forte achieves an impressive fuel economy designed to keep you on the road longer. With an EPA-estimated 31 MPG city and 41 MPG highway, you may leave frequent gas station runs in the past.1

Kia Forte Interior

With such an impressive gas mileage, you may find yourself wanting to load up your Kia car and head out for a road trip. The Forte offers plenty of room for you to easily store your weekends bags with 15.3 cubic feet of cargo space in the trunk. If you need to fit larger items like fishing poles, an available 60/40 split-folding seat can fold down to help accommodate, while still allowing seating for two rear passengers.

During long treks, you'll be happy to have an available 10-way power-adjustable driver's seat to provide the optimal driving position. Your seat is also equipped with three available heating settings to keep you warm no matter how cold it may be outside. During warmer weather, these seats will also provide two fan speeds to help cool you down.

Kia Forte Tech

To further assist you in your travels, available Voice Command Navigation allows you to conveniently input your destination. This 8-inch color touchscreen displays real-time traffic updates to help you find the quickest route.

You can also access available UVO eServices through your touchscreen. This service pairs your compatible smartphone so you can access Trip Info and easily schedule any required maintenance. When you're parking in an unfamiliar city or crowded parking lot, locate your parked location on your phone with the help of this application.

Kia Forte Safety

Forward Collision Avoidance-Assist comes standard on the Kia Forte, alerting you to potential frontal collisions and even applying the brakes in certain situations. Also standard is Lane Departure Warning which lets your know when you may have left your lane unintentionally so you can make the necessary corrections.

In addition to these standard safety systems, the following technologies are also available on the Forte:

  • Smart Cruise Control
  • Blind Spot Collision Warning
  • Lane Change Assist
  • Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning
  • Parking Distance Warning-Reverse

These features further monitor road conditions, alerting you to potential obstacles and collisions so you can stay safe and alert.

Test Drive the Kia Forte Today!

Now that you've read more about the Kia Forte, you're probably excited to get behind the wheel. Drivers in Mechanicsburg, Harrisburg, and Carlisle can visit our dealership to test drive the Forte. A member of our sales team will be happy to show you any features you would like to learn more about. Visit Fred Beans Kia of Mechanicsburg today!


1 EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle's condition. These estimates reflect EPA's revised coefficients beginning with some 2017 models.

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Fred Beans Kia of Mechanicsburg

6302 Carlisle Pike
Directions Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

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