Kia Forte Reviews from Consumer Reports

Kia Forte Reviews

The Kia Forte is a 4-door hatchback, sedan offered in a S Auto, LX Manual, LX Auto and EX Auto. The powertrains include 1.6-liter 4 turbo (201 hp), 2.0-liter 4 (147 hp), 2.0-liter 4 (164 hp) and 2.0-liter 4 (173 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic, 6-speed manual and 7-speed sequential transmissions. It is Front wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from NA mpg city to NA mpg highway. The Forte uses Regular fuel.

Last Model Reviewed: 2014

Reviewed Kia Fortes from Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports has placed the following models through over 50 tests at our test track:

  • 2014 Kia Forte sedan LX 4-cyl
  • 2011 Kia Forte hatchback EX 4-cyl
  • 2010 Kia Forte coupe SX 4-cyl MT

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