Compact cars are great for those of with long commutes or who don't want to spend a small fortune on fueling costs, but one downside of the segment is that compact cars usually aren't jam-packed with high-quality technology and safety features. That being said, one car in the segment is breaking that trend. The 2017 Kia Forte is an impressive compact car available as a sedan or hatchback, and it offers some of the latest and greatest features as well.
The 2017 Kia Forte comes in three trim levels: LX, S, and EX. The LX and S trims come equipped with a 2.0-liter DOHC inline-4 engine Atkinson Cycle engine that produces 147 horsepower and 132 pound-feet of torque, but those looking for more power under the hood may want to look into the EX trim. The EX comes standard with a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine that kicks out 164 horsepower and 151 pound-feet of torque. Read on to learn more about the 2017 Forte!
The 2017 Kia Forte comes with plenty of interior features to keep passengers comfortable on the road. Interior features include heated and ventilated front seats, a sunroof, steering-wheel-mounted-controls, and 12-volt power outlets.
The 2017 Forte comes with a wide variety of advanced safety options, including the Blind Spot Detection System, Lane Change Assist, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, the Lane Departure Warning System, Forward Collision Warning, and Pedestrian Detection.
Looking for advanced technology feature? The 2017 Forte has you covered, offering features such as Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, Parking Minder, UVO eServices, a rear camera display, a 7-inch touchscreen display, and SiriusXM® Satellite radio.
If safety features are at the top of your priority list, you're going to want to check out the 2017 Forte. In addition to the advanced safety features listed above, the 2017 Forte comes with a lengthy list of standard safety features. Standard safety features for all trim levels include:
Drivers interested in learning more about the 2017 Kia Forte are encouraged to contact a member of our team here at Matt Castrucci Kia. Those ready to get behind the wheel and see all the features the 2017 Forte has to offer in person are invited to schedule an obligation-free test drive or stop in and see us at our location in Dayton!