The 2015 Forte offers a choice of an efficient 1.8-liter engine or a more powerful 2.0-liter engine. The standard LX 1.8-liter powerplant produces 145-horsepower and 130 lb.-ft. of torque delivered through either a standard six-speed manual transmission or an optional six-speed automatic gearbox. The EX comes standard with a 2.0-liter engine that produces 173-horsepower and a robust 154 lb.-ft. of torque through a six-speed automatic. Both engines - enhanced for 2015 to provide greater fuel economy - route power through the front wheels.
2015 Forte offers European-inspired design and premium features. Talking out loud turns into turn-by-turn instructions with Advanced Voice Recognition. Tap the "talk" button and take command. It comes in two trims and two engine choices: LX 1.8L and EX 2.0L. Improved fuel economy and packaging enhances the value of the popular compact sedan. Both trims offer customers a long list of standard and optional features, many of which are not seen in the compact sedan segment. Additional standard EX features include remote keyless entry with trunk opener, Rear Camera Display, a sliding center armrest and a cooling glove box.
From an advanced airbag system, a reinforced body to new innovations like the front active headrests, the safety of the driver and passengers is the top priority in any Kia. The 2015 Kia Forte sedan comes equipped with six airbags, including full-length side-curtain airbags, 4-wheel anti-lock brakes, hill-start assist, electronic stability, traction control, and a tire-pressure monitoring system. For more information on this vehicle us a call!