2024 KIA Forte Release Date, Price, Specs, News, Interior & Exterior! The KIA Forte is well known for its sporty look, fuel economy, and value proposition. To keep its reputation upright, the 2024 KIA Forte is expected to be a capable, highly affordable, sharp-looking 5-seater sedan that provides good value for money. Because of this added power and impressive fuel economy, the compact car is perfect for long distances. Though the redesigned Forte is quite spacious, passengers and cargo may need to be limited for long trips as it has less cargo space compared to its type. People who love the latest technology are going to love the 2024 Kia Forte, as it is equipped with an updated and easy-to-use infotainment system.
2024 KIA Forte: Price and Release Date
The 2024 KIA Forte may have an MSRP between $20,585 and $25,285, which is higher than the present model of the Forte. The price is supposed to vary based on trim level. Trims are expected to cost the following: LX- $19,490, LXS- $19,990, GT-line: $21,690, GT: $24,190, and GT-Manual: $24,890. Though nothing is set in stone, the vehicle is expected to debut next fall. We assume the redesigned Forte is going to give tough competition to its competitors, even with its slightly increased price.
2024 KIA Forte: Engine Power, and Performance
LX, LXS, and GT-Line trims of the 2024 KIA Forte come with a four-cylinder, 2.0-liter engine, capable of producing 147 horsepower at 6,200 rpm and 132 lb-ft of torque at 4,500 rpm. Having a continuously variable automatic transmission and front-wheel drive, the vehicle can be accelerated from 0 to 60 mph in 6.4 seconds and can reach a maximum speed of 120 mph. The fuel tank can contain up to 14 gallons of gasoline that provide 28 MPG in the city, 39 MPG on the highway, and 32 MPG combined.
The GT and GT-Manual are powered by a four-cylinder, 1.6-liter turbocharged inline engine that produces 201 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and 195 pound-feet of torque at 1,500 rpm. GT, with a 7-speed automatic transmission, and the GT Manual, with a 6-speed manual transmission, can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 6.7 seconds and reach a maximum speed of 120 mph in front-wheel drive. The fuel economy of the GT is 27 MPG in the city, 35 MPG on the highway, and 30 MPG combined, whereas the GT Manual gets 22 MPG in the city, 31 MPG on the highway, and 26 MPG combined.
Interior and Infotainment
The cooler and more attractive interior of the redesigned five-seater sedan is comfortable and spacious in both rows, as it has an adjustable steering column, a height-adjustable driving seat, electric-adjustable seats, a digital clock, an electric-folding rearview mirror, smartphone charging inputs for both the front and rear, a rear reading lamp, a bottle holder, and so on. The 2024 Ford Fort is going to have parking sensors as it is replacing its old manual parking brake.
The vehicle is stuffed with an updated infotainment system that includes a standard 8.0-inch and optional 10.3-inch display, touch screen, wireless Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Bluetooth connectivity, USB input, and auxiliary input. For entertainment, there is a DVD player and front and back speakers. Navigation, voice control, and low-fuel warning light are standard in the model.
2024 KIA Forte: Dimensions and Weight
According to the official information, the KIA Forte is going to have a 5.3-inch ground clearance with impressive dimensions that have a 106.3-inch wheelbase, 182.7-inch length, 70.9-inch width, and 56.5-inch height, while its curb weight is 3,079 lbs.
According to the updates, the front and rear views of the 2024 Kia Forte look impressively stylish, as the lighting elements on the exterior are narrower in this model. Upper grilles, wheels, front and rear bumpers, and the trunk lid are redesigned for the model. The fog lights are embedded in the lower grille in such a way that they provide more comfort in terms of driving visibility. Available colors for the model are… clear white, deep-sea blue, gravity gray, silky silver, aurora black, currant red, and snow-white pearl.
Safety Features Offered by the 2024 KIA Forte
Kia is determined to offer satisfaction with safety to its passengers on every single trip, and so they produce vehicles that have multiple safety features and are able to remain functional for a long period of time. The 2024 KIA Forte comes with safety features like anti-lock braking, brake assist, central locking, power door locks, child safety locks, rear seat belts, seat belt warning, door ajar warning, adjustable seats, engine immobilizer, crash sensor, engine check warning, keyless entry, and an anti-theft device.
Warranty and Maintenance Coverage
Although properly maintained, Kia Forte can easily last for 10 to 13 years without any major repairs, Kia provides impressive warranties. The 2024 KIA Forte comes with a basic warranty coverage of 5 years or 60,000 miles, a drivetrain warranty coverage of 10 years or 100,000 miles, and a corrosion warranty coverage of 5 years or 100,000 miles. Besides, the warranty policy also covers a roadside assistance plan for 5 years or 60,000 miles.