The 2016 Kia Forte, well known as a compact sedan, comes with a lot of changes, both exterior and interior. Now, this car will have more attractive and more elegant look than the current model. With a dash of sharper look, this new Kia Forte looks more fashionable than ever and more comfortable for those who drive. It’s reported that brand – new Kia Forte has a decent performance and updated features.
2016 Kia Forte exterior and interior design
The exterior and the interior design come with some changes which will provide a comfortable ride for all passengers. The 2016 Kia Forte will come with two trim levels as a sedan car, it will probably be EX and LX. The offerings for EX and SX trims are a two – door coupe or four – door hatchback. Some of the basic features for LX sedan are heated mirrors, Bluetooth radio, satellite radio, 15 – inch od steel wheels etc. The features for the EX trim are 16 – inches of alloy wheels, steering wheels covered with leather, fog lights with LED running lights and more. Those trims could be supported with eSerices Kia’s UVO infotainment system, upgraded wheel and rearview camera. The look of the EX and SX will probably have a much sportier look with 18-inch wheels and with changes to the front and rear side of the cars.
Engine wise, the new Kia Forte will have two engines to offerand they are designed to provide larger acceleration and output. The first will have four – cylinder 1,8 – liter engine with power to deliver 145 hp and the second engine will go with four – cylinder combined with 2,0 – liter with power to get more than 173 hp. The standard engine will go with six – speed manual transmission in front – wheel drive. For the first engine, six – speed automatic transmission will be an optional. This new model will go much better and certainly provide better driving experience.
Release date and price
Release date and price are still unknown, but there is a prediction based on the last model that the 2016 Kia Forte will cost around $17,000 and the price tag can go up. Of course, that depends on the choise of features and chosen trim. It’s also assumed that this model will be launched at the beginning of 2016 year. For an official information we still have to be patient and wait to arrive the 2016 Kia Forte.