For years, the Kia Forte has been one of the most popular and sought-after models in Kia’s lineup. It’s impressive efficiency and renowned reliability has made it perfect for drivers looking for something simpler and more reliable in the compact or midsize sedan class. Now, after months of waiting, the 2019 Kia Forte is here and available at Citrus Kia and looks better than ever!
For this model research page, we’re going to break down everything drivers need to know about the new 2019 Kia Forte! Across the board, the 2019 Kia Forte has received numerous modifications and changes from its design to its transmission to its technology features! We’re going to take an in-depth look at all these changes to see what the 2019 Kia Forte has to offer!
Let’s start by looking underneath the hood! The 2019 Kia Forte comes with a punchy and efficient 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine that may not be the biggest engine but can still pack a punch with 147 horsepower. Plus, thanks to the new Intelligent Variable Transmission, an improvement on traditional CVT transmissions, the 2019 Kia Forte is as efficient as ever, getting up to a 41-mpg highway fuel economy!
Drivers familiar with past Kia Fortes will notice that the 2019 edition features a new exterior style! The 2019 Kia Forte takes many cues from its fellow Kia vehicle, the 2018 Stinger, which has received numerous awards for its stylish design. The 2019 Forte features a new tiger nose grille and Stinger-inspired headlamps, plus is also longer and wider than previous Fortes for increased space!
The 2019 Kia Forte is also the most advanced edition of the Forte yet thanks to its wealth of technology features! The 8.0-in. touchscreen display is standard on all trims of the 2019 Kia Forte and comes with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto! Now, smartphone users can easily integrate their smartphone into the 2019 Kia Forte to get all their favorite music and apps!
Not only is the 2019 Kia Forte filled with technology and features for entertainment, but it also has the technology for safety too. The 2019 Kia Forte offers numerous advanced safety features that help make the driving experience a little easier and therefore a little safer. Available features include:
Want to learn more about the 2019 Kia Forte? Ready to get behind the wheel of one? Contact our staff at Citrus Kia in Crystal River, Florida for more information or to schedule a test drive today!