2019 Kia Forte Review
The 2019 Kia Forte is here, and it’s packed with power and features that drivers have been eagerly waiting for. However, customers want to know how this fun vehicle stacks up when it’s out on the road in real-life conditions before they can make any decisions.
That’s where we come in! Our team at Kia of Coatesville took the new 2019 Kia Forte for a road trip through Coatesville, Downingtown, Gap, Lancaster, Reading, and Newark to experience how it handles in real-life conditions. Want to know what we thought? Read on for our Kia Forte review!
Power & Performance
The 2019 Kia Forte is a fun car to drive with a pleasantly powerful performance. It has a 2.0L I-4 engine that gives drivers 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque.
This vehicle also comes with a 6-speed manual transmission, allowing drivers to seamlessly shift gears while enjoying an optimal driving experience. For those looking for even more control and comfort on the road, the available Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT) with Sportmatic® will keep your drive smooth, even under less-than-ideal weather conditions.
2019 Kia Forte: Fuel Economy
When it comes to fuel efficiency, the Kia Forte more than delivers. You’ll be impressed that such a powerful driving experience can come with such great gas mileage.
In fact, the Kia Forte offers drivers an EPA-estimated 27 city/37 highway/31 combined MPG* with the 6-speed manual transmission, providing you with a great driving experience that’s also environmentally friendly. If that weren’t enough, the IVT will bump you up to an EPA-estimated 31 city/41 highway/35 combined MPG!*
Kia Forte: Dimensions
Getting around in style and comfort is easy with the Kia Forte. This vehicle provides passengers and drivers alike with plenty of room to spread out and relax, making it perfect for long car trips.
The 2019 Kia Forte comes with 38.8 inches of front headroom, 56.1 inches of front shoulder room, 42.2 inches of front legroom, and 53 inches of front hip room. Plus, with 15.3 cubic feet of cargo volume in back, there’s plenty of room to bring along all your gear, no matter where your next journey takes you.
2019 Kia Forte: Safety
You’ll love the versatility of safety features found in the Kia Forte, which help keep you secure under unpredictable driving conditions. There are tons of great features that come standard with the Kia Forte, so you’ll always feel safe when you’re behind the wheel.
For example, Hill Start Assist Control is great for keeping you steady on steep roads. It helps prevent your car from rolling backwards by applying the brakes for a few seconds after you take your foot off of the gas pedal, ensuring you stay secure no matter what.
Schedule a Test Drive Today
Ready to try out the Kia Forte for yourself? If this vehicle’s power, performance, and great features sound like a good fit for you, head on over to Kia of Coatesville today. You can see the 2019 Kia Forte up close and personal, ask questions about it, and even schedule a test drive to experience its driving power firsthand.
Our team of friendly, helpful professionals have worked with drivers from all over Coatesville, Downingtown, Gap, Lancaster, Reading, and Newark, and we can’t wait to find the right car for you, too!
* EPA fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle’s condition. These estimates reflect EPA’s revised coefficients beginning with some 2017 models.