2011 Kia Forte Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$16,995-$19,395
$16,190-$18,470
23 /CITY / 32 /HWY
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Available Trims for the 2011 Kia Forte Koup
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name EX (2dr Cpe Man) Transmission Manual MSRP 16995.00 Engine 2.0L/122 City/Hwy MPG 24/33
Name EX (2dr Cpe Auto) Transmission Automatic MSRP 17995.00 Engine 2.0L/122 City/Hwy MPG 25/34
Name SX (2dr Cpe Man) Transmission Manual MSRP 18395.00 Engine 2.4L/144 City/Hwy MPG 22/32
Name SX (2dr Cpe Auto) Transmission Automatic w/manual shift MSRP 19395.00 Engine 2.4L/144 City/Hwy MPG 23/31
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INTERIOR
  • Sport front bucket seats -inc: 6-way adjustable driver seat, active headrests
  • 60/40 split-folding rear seat -inc: adjustable headrests
  • Cloth seat trim
  • Center console w/armrest & storage
  • Carpeted floor mats
  • Tilt steering wheel w/cruise controls
  • Tachometer
  • Pwr windows
  • Pwr door locks
  • Remote keyless entry
  • Cruise control
  • Remote release -inc: fuel door, hood, trunk
  • Air conditioning
  • Rear window defroster
  • Dual front/rear cupholders
  • Dual 12-volt pwr outlets
  • Front door map pockets w/bottle holder
  • Overhead sunglass holder
  • Dual visor vanity mirrors
  • Lighting -inc: dual map lamps, cargo
  • EcoMinder fuel efficiency monitor
  • Sport cloth seat trim
  • Metal pedals
  • Tilt/telescopic leather-wrapped steering wheel w/cruise controls
  • Supervision gauge cluster w/trip computer
  • Metal-finish interior accents
  • Leather-wrapped shift knob
EXTERIOR
  • 16" x 6" 5-spoke alloy wheels
  • P205/55R16 tires
  • Clear-lens headlamps w/auto-off
  • Body-color pwr mirrors w/turn signal indicator
  • Solar tinted glass w/shade band
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers
  • Body-color door handles
  • 17" x 7" 10-spoke alloy wheels
  • P215/45R17 tires
  • Gloss black front fascia accents
  • Clear-lens headlamps w/auto-on/off
  • Front fog lamps
  • LED tail lamps
MECHANICAL
  • 2.0L DOHC MPI CVVT I4 engine
  • 6-speed manual transmission
  • Front wheel drive
  • Independent MacPherson strut front suspension -inc: coil springs, monotube shock absorbers
  • Torsion beam rear suspension -inc: coil springs, monotube shock absorbers
  • Front stabilizer bar
  • Speed-sensitive pwr rack & pinion steering
  • Ventilated front/solid rear disc brakes
  • 6-speed automatic transmission w/OD
  • 2.4L DOHC MPI CVVT I4 engine
  • Sport suspension tuning
  • 6-speed automatic transmission w/OD -inc: paddle shifters
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    • Brake assist
    • Electronic brake force distribution (EBD)
    • Electronic stability control (ESC) w/traction control
    • 5-MPH bumpers
    • Side-impact door beams
    • Front/rear crumple zones
    • Dual front advanced airbags -inc: passenger switch
    • Front seat side mounted airbags
    • Front/rear side curtain airbags
    • 3-point height-adjustable front seat belts w/pretensioners & force limiters
    • 3-point rear seat belts
    • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
    • Rear child safety door locks
    • Internal emergency trunk release
    • Tire pressure monitoring system
    • Impact absorbing steering column
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player -inc: USB port, auxiliary input jack, (6) speakers w/door mounted tweeters
    • SIRIUS satellite radio
    • Bluetooth hands-free link w/steering wheel mounted controls
    • Roof-mounted antenna

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