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There's a lot to like in the Kia Forte for those in the market for a small car. Unassuming in nature, yet considerably more refined than previous Kia compact sedans, this iteration of the Forte feels mature and solid, thanks to a quiet cabin and one of the most comfortable rides in its class. The spacious, nicely finished interior also wins praise. Braking performance is excellent too.
Kia Forte Road Test

Best Version to Get

The best value is an LX model with the $900 Popular package, which adds upgraded interior trim, 16-inch alloy wheels, remote keyless entry, and cruise control. That adds up to a lot of car for $19,100. Stepping up to the EX gets you a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine in place of a 1.8-liter in th...
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