autoevolution
 

Stories about: KIA Forte

Kia Prepping New Forte (K4), Compact Sedan Spied in Europe Looking Like a Four-Door Coupe
Kia Prepping New Forte (K4), Compact Sedan Spied in Europe Looking Like a Four-Door Coupe

25 Jan 2024, 10:54 UTC · By: Cristian Gnaticov / Believed to be rechristened the K4, the Kia Forte's successor has been scooped ahead of the alleged premiere later this year

 
Kia Recalls 2023 Forte Sedan Over Right Front Lower Control Arm Issue
Kia Recalls 2023 Forte Sedan Over Right Front Lower Control Arm Issue

26 Sep 2023, 18:16 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / A handful of 2023 Kia Forte sedans are called back due to an improperly welded joint connection point of the right front lower control arm to the crossmember

 
2024 Kia K3 Breaks Cover, It's a Fastback With Crossover Design
2024 Kia K3 Breaks Cover, It's a Fastback With Crossover Design

10 Aug 2023, 04:07 UTC · By: Elena Luchian / The 2024 Kia K3 slots between the Rio and the Forte. No word yet if the new model will be available stateside, but Kia prepared an export-oriented engine

 
Rear-Seat Passenger Safety in Small Cars Isn't Good Enough, Says IIHS
Rear-Seat Passenger Safety in Small Cars Isn't Good Enough, Says IIHS

11 May 2023, 23:55 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / If you're in the market for a small car, be aware that rear-seat passenger safety leaves much to be desired, even in a Civic or Corolla

 
Kia Recalls 2023 Forte Over Steering Knuckle That May Crack
Kia Recalls 2023 Forte Over Steering Knuckle That May Crack

13 Dec 2022, 16:09 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Rather than Kia's Mexican division, the blame falls on Hyundai Mobis Mexico for not following the proper procedures during the knuckle casting process

 
2023 Kia Forte Priced at Just Under $20k, It’s Mostly Unchanged From MY22
2023 Kia Forte Priced at Just Under $20k, It’s Mostly Unchanged From MY22

26 Aug 2022, 15:47 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / $20,585 after the $1,095 destination charge isn't bad at all for a basic means of transpiration with all the convenience that you may need for commuting

 
Malaysian Man's Evo-Swapped Kia Forte Looking for BMW M2s to Race
Malaysian Man's Evo-Swapped Kia Forte Looking for BMW M2s to Race

28 May 2022, 06:52 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / In North America especially, Fortes equipped with the Theta II GDI engine were known for having coil plugs seemingly made out of cheese.

 
Hyundai and Kia Recall a Handful of Cars Due to Incorrectly Tightened Bolt
Hyundai and Kia Recall a Handful of Cars Due to Incorrectly Tightened Bolt

11 May 2022, 14:00 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Once again, Hyundai and Kia have proven that quality control is of the essence in today's ever-complex carmaking business

 
2022 Kia Forte GT Line Is an Ideal Compact Sedan If You Value Comfort Over Performance
2022 Kia Forte GT Line Is an Ideal Compact Sedan If You Value Comfort Over Performance

27 Feb 2022, 17:00 UTC · By: Humphrey Bwayo / The 2022 Kia Forte GT Line is a contemporary new look for the brand, with a ton of new tech, safety features, and Kia's Intelligent Variable transmission system

 
Kia Recalls 410,000 Vehicles Over Potentially Deactivated Airbags
Kia Recalls 410,000 Vehicles Over Potentially Deactivated Airbags

28 Jan 2022, 14:03 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Due to a soldering issue between the airbag control module's EEPROM and the printed circuit board, Kia has to recall a lot of vehicles in the U.S. of A.

 
2022 Kia Forte Breaks Cover With Fresh New Looks, Better Safety and Convenience Tech
2022 Kia Forte Breaks Cover With Fresh New Looks, Better Safety and Convenience Tech

11 Oct 2021, 12:27 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / The 2022 Kia Forte compact sedan features new styling, a newly available 10.25-inch navigation display and upgraded ADAS technology

 
Kia Forte GT With Cat-Back Exhaust Sounds More Like It
Kia Forte GT With Cat-Back Exhaust Sounds More Like It

5 Oct 2021, 18:42 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / With an AEM intake, RaceChip GTS tuning module, and an XForce cat-back exhaust system, the Kia Forte GT certainly sounds much better than the stock vehicle

 
2021 Mazda3 vs Kia Forte 5 GT Drag Race Feels Like a Last Stand for NA Engines
2021 Mazda3 vs Kia Forte 5 GT Drag Race Feels Like a Last Stand for NA Engines

1 Sep 2021, 08:45 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Mazda insists its SKYACTIV technology is enough to keep naturally aspirated engine alive for as long as internal combustion remains a thing

 
2020 Kia Forte GT Launched from $22,290
2020 Kia Forte GT Launched from $22,290

7 Aug 2019, 20:35 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Honestly, Kia and Hyundai have been making the same sports sedan over and over again, but they've gotten much better at design

 
LAPD Releases Clip Showing Deputies Fire 34 Rounds at Unarmed Kia Driver
LAPD Releases Clip Showing Deputies Fire 34 Rounds at Unarmed Kia Driver

21 Jun 2019, 14:56 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / 24-year-old Ryan Twyman was wanted on felony weapons charges but was not armed at the moment 2 deputies shot him 34 times in his car

 
Kia Introduces Forte GT-Line At 2019 Chicago Auto Show
Kia Introduces Forte GT-Line At 2019 Chicago Auto Show

9 Feb 2019, 16:30 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / The looks of the GT without the get-up-and-go sounds like the right recipe for thrifty customers, and this is where the GT-Line comes into its own

 
2020 Kia Forte GT Challenges the Volkswagen Jetta GLI
2020 Kia Forte GT Challenges the Volkswagen Jetta GLI

30 Oct 2018, 16:51 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Just like the 2019 Kia Ceed GT in Europe, the Forte GT for the U.S. features a turbocharged 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine and independent rear suspension

 
2019 Kia Forte Priced At $17,690
2019 Kia Forte Priced At $17,690

6 Sep 2018, 14:37 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Coming to a dealership near you this fall, the 2019 Kia Forte is $890 more expensive than the previous generation. The range-topping Forte EX costs $21,990

 
2019 Kia Forte To Get “More Exciting” Variant
2019 Kia Forte To Get “More Exciting” Variant

2 Feb 2018, 17:39 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / What do you understand by "more exciting" when talking about the 2019 Kia Forte? The 1.6-liter turbocharged engine in the Hyundai Elantra Sport, perhaps?

 
2019 Kia Forte Looks Like an Affordable Stinger
2019 Kia Forte Looks Like an Affordable Stinger

15 Jan 2018, 21:21 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The Forte wasn't an ugly car before, but this third generation adds another layer of appear with styling borrowed from the Stinger four-door coupe