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2017 Kia Forte vs 2017 Nissan Sentra

The 2017 Kia Forte takes all of the expectations placed on compact sedans and completely blows them out of the water. Thanks to its sleek, stylish and sporty design combined with a fun-to-drive engine and a comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features, the new Kia Forte is what all other compact sedans strive to be.

The 2017 Kia Forte’s dominance over other compact sedans can be seen by simply comparing it to its competition. In this case, we’re taking a look at the 2017 Kia Forte versus the 2017 Nissan Sentra in a head-to-head comparison to see which compact sedan is right for you. As you’ll see, there’s no better choice than the new Kia Forte.

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2017 Kia Forte VS 2017 Nissan Sentra
147 HP Horsepower 130 HP
132 lb-ft. Torque 128 lb-ft.
25 MPG City Gas Mileage 27 MPG
34 MPG Highway Gas Mileage 35 MPG

Get More Power and Comparable Fuel Efficiency with the 2017 Kia Forte

As you can see in the table above, the 2017 Kia Forte completely outclasses and outperforms the 2017 Nissan Sentra in terms of horsepower and torque. That’s because the new Kia Forte offers 147 horsepower and 132 pound-feet of torque, while the new Nissan Sentra can only muster 130 horsepower and 128 pound-feet of torque. We told you the 2017 Kia Forte has an engine that’s more fun to drive than any other compact sedan, and these numbers prove that point.

And that additional power does not mean you have to sacrifice fuel efficiency. While it’s true the 2017 Nissan Sentra gets slightly better gas mileage than the 2017 Kia Forte, getting 27 miles per gallon in the city and 35 miles per gallon on the highway to the Forte’s 25 miles per gallon in the city and 34 miles per gallon on the highway, that difference is not enough to notice at the pump.

If you’d like to know more about everything the 2017 Kia Forte brings to the table, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our friendly and knowledgeable Kia of Muncie staff near Indianapolis, IN.

2017 Kia Forte side exterior
2017 Kia Forte rear side exterior
2017 Kia Forte front interior passenger space
2017 Kia Forte front side exterior

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