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Spacious and Value-Oriented: The 2018 Kia Forte

If you’re currently looking for Kia cars for sale or you will be soon, we encourage you to visit our convenient location to see our extensive inventory of new Kia cars. When you arrive, you’ll see that we have a nice assortment of Kia models offered in an array of body styles. One versatile vehicle that’s offered in two body styles is the nice-looking, value-oriented 2018 Kia Forte.

2018 Kia Forte Details

Like many Kia models, including the 2018 Kia Soul, the new Kia Forte is available in multiple trims. In its sedan form, the Kia Forte is offered in the following trims: LX, S, and EX. As a hatchback, the Kia Forte is avialable in the LX, EX, and SX trims.

The 2018 Kia Forte is eligible for three engines. The base engine is a two-liter, four-cylinder engine that produces 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque. The mid-level engine is a direct-injection two-liter, four-cylinder engine that generates 164 horsepower and 151 lb-ft of torque. The top engine is a turbocharged 1.6-liter, four-cylinder engine that produces 201 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque.

The 2018 Kia Forte is eligible for two transmissions, a satisfying six-speed manual transmission and a responsive six-speed automatic transmission.

2018 Kia Forte Safety and Special Features

The new Kia Forte has plenty of standard and available features. In fact, the vehicle’s long list of standard and optional equipment includes enough sought-after features to satisfy even the most discerning drivers. The first two trims of the car’s sedan and hatchback iterations are similarly equipped with only minor differences.

When you contact our Kia dealership near Richmond, IN, we’ll tell you that the Popular package is optional on the LX sedan trim while most of its components are standard on the higher trims. This options package includes automatic headlights, a rearview camera, a seven-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, and an armrest for the rear seats.

Depending on the trim you decide to buy or lease, the Kia Forte is either eligible for some advanced safety features or this equipment will be standard.

Buying a 2018 Kia Forte

If you’re ready to be the owner or lessee of a new Kia Forte, we’re ready to help you secure the financing you need. Stop by Kia of Muncie today!