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2018 Kia Forte
MSRP (Starting at)$22,130
2018 Kia Forte
G/km Of CO2 Emissions168
Kg/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 20K km/yearN/A
2018 Kia Forte
DrivetrainFront Wheel Drive
Trans Order Code
Trans Type6
Trans Description Cont.Automatic w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Again
First Gear Ratio (:1)4.21
Second Gear Ratio (:1)2.64
Third Gear Ratio (:1)1.80
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)1.39
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)1.00
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)0.77
Reverse Ratio (:1)3.38
Clutch SizeN/A
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)3.06
2018 Kia Forte
EPA ClassificationMid-Size Cars
Interior Dimensions
2018 Kia Forte
Passenger Capacity5
Passenger Volume96.2
Front Head Room39.1
Front Leg Room42.2
Front Shoulder Room56.1
Front Hip Room53.8
Second Head Room37.3
Second Leg Room35.9
Second Shoulder Room54.9
Second Hip Room53.1
Weight Information
2018 Kia Forte
Base Curb Weight2976
2018 Kia Forte
EnerGuide Estimate - City8
EnerGuide Estimate - Hwy6.1
Cruising Range - City1469.31
Cruising Range - Hwy1926.96
EnerGuide Estimate Equivalent - CombinedN/A
EnerGuide Estimate Equivalent - HwyN/A
EnerGuide Estimate Equivalent - CityN/A
Battery RangeN/A
2018 Kia Forte
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.N/A
2018 Kia Forte
Engine Order Code
Engine TypeRegular Unleaded I-4
Displacement2.0 L/122
Fuel SystemMPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM147 @ 6200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM132 @ 4500
2018 Kia Forte
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)90
Cooling System
2018 Kia Forte
Total Cooling System CapacityN/A
2018 Kia Forte
Suspension Type - FrontStrut
Suspension Type - RearTorsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)Torsion Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter - FrontN/A
Shock Absorber Diameter - RearN/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - FrontN/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - RearN/A
2018 Kia Forte
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire SizeP205/55HR16
Rear Tire SizeP205/55HR16
Spare Tire Size
2018 Kia Forte
Front Wheel Size16 X 6
Rear Wheel Size16 X 6
Spare Wheel Size
Front Wheel MaterialAluminum
Rear Wheel MaterialAluminum
Spare Wheel Material
2018 Kia Forte
Steering TypeRack-Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), OverallN/A
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to CurbN/A
Turning Diameter - Wall to WallN/A
2018 Kia Forte
Brake TypeN/A
Brake ABS System4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or )Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness11
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness10.3
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width
Fuel Tank
2018 Kia Forte
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx50
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, ApproxN/A
Exterior Dimensions
2018 Kia Forte
Length, Overall179.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors70.1
Height, Overall56.5
Track Width, FrontN/A
Track Width, RearN/A
Min Ground Clearance5.3
Liftover HeightN/A
Cargo Area Dimensions
2018 Kia Forte
Trunk Volume14.9
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