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2019 Kia Forte Rebates and Incentives

Prices and Incentives

Dealer Price:
$17,790 - $21,990

Dealer Invoice:
$17,168 - $21,001

Incentives: Save up to $1,000 or

2019 Forte
EX, FE, LXS, S
Cash Incentive: $1000 to $1500 or financing
Financing Incentive: 0.0% to 0.9%
Expiration Date: 09/03/2019 - Resource: kia.com 08/02/2019
2019 Kia Forte Review

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Warranty Information
Basic: 5 Years/60,000 Miles
Recalls Issued
US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 18V771000
Mfg's Report Date OCT 30, 2018
Component EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
Number of Units Affected 1754
Summary Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2019 Kia Forte vehicles equipped with LED headlights. The headlights may not have been manufactured with the correct low beam aiming. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."
Consequence If the headlights are not properly aimed, the driver may have reduced visibility, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy Kia will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the headlight aiming and replace the headlights, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began November 30, 2018. Owners may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia's number for this recall is SC171.
Dates of Manufacture JUL 23, 2018 to SEP 16, 2018
Manufacturer Recall Number SC171

2019 Kia Forte Models & Prices

2019 Kia Forte FE
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
FE Manual $17,790 $17,168 $280 / Month*
FE IVT $18,690 $18,036 $294 / Month*

2019 Kia Forte LXS
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
LXS IVT $19,190 $18,519 $302 / Month*

2019 Kia Forte S
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
S IVT $20,290 $19,377 $316 / Month*

2019 Kia Forte EX
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
EX IVT $21,990 $21,001 $343 / Month*

2019 Kia Forte Features and Standard Equipment

EXTERIOR Features
FE LXS S EX
Black Grille w/Chrome Surround
Black Side Windows Trim  
Body-Colored Door Handles
Body-Colored Front Bumper      
Body-Colored Front Bumper w/Black Rub Strip/Fascia Accent  
Body-Colored Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding and Turn Signal Indicator      
Body-Colored Power Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding  
Body-Colored Rear Bumper      
Body-Colored Rear Bumper w/Black Rub Strip/Fascia Accent  
Chrome Side Windows Trim      
Clearcoat Paint
Compact Spare Tire Mounted Inside Under Cargo      
Fixed Rear Window w/Defroster
Front Fog Lamps    
Front Windshield -inc: Sun Visor Strip
Fully Automatic Projector Beam Halogen Daytime Running Headlamps w/Delay-Off
Fully Galvanized Steel Panels
LED Brakelights    
Light Tinted Glass
Perimeter/Approach Lights      
Spare Tire Mobility Kit  
Steel Spare Wheel      
Tires: P195/65R15      
Tires: P205/55R16      
Tires: P225/45R17    
Trunk Rear Cargo Access
Variable Intermittent Wipers  
Variable Intermittent Wipers w/Heated Wiper Park      
Wheels: 15" x 6.0" Steel w/Full Wheel Covers      
Wheels: 16" x 6.5" Machine Finish Alloy      
Wheels: 17" x 7.0" Machine Finish Alloy    
INTERIOR Features
FE LXS S EX
2 12V DC Power Outlets
60-40 Folding Bench Front Facing Fold Forward Seatback Rear Seat  
Air Filtration
Analog Display
Bench Front Facing Rear Seat      
Cargo Area Concealed Storage
Cargo Features -inc: Spare Tire Mobility Kit  
Cargo Space Lights
Carpet Floor Trim and Carpet Trunk Lid/Rear Cargo Door Trim
Cruise Control w/Steering Wheel Controls
Day-Night Rearview Mirror
Delayed Accessory Power
Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors  
Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors w/Driver And Passenger Illumination      
Driver Foot Rest
Driver Seat
Dual Zone Front Automatic Air Conditioning
Engine Immobilizer      
Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting
FOB Controls -inc: Trunk/Hatch/Tailgate
Front Bucket Seats -inc: 6-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger seats    
Front Bucket Seats -inc: 6-way manually adjustable driver and front passenger seats and front passenger seatback map pocket      
Front Center Armrest    
Front Center Armrest and Rear Center Armrest      
Front Cupholder
Front Map Lights
Full Carpet Floor Covering
Full Cloth Headliner
Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage and 2 12V DC Power Outlets
Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Engine Coolant Temp, Tachometer, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer
Glove Box    
Heated & Ventilated Front Bucket Seats -inc: 10-way power driver seat w/power driver lumbar, 6-way manually adjustable front passenger seat and front passenger seatback map pocket      
HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts  
HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts and Console Ducts      
Illuminated Glove Box    
Instrument Panel Bin, Driver / Passenger And Rear Door Bins
Interior Trim -inc: Metal-Look Instrument Panel Insert, Piano Black Door Panel Insert, Piano Black Console Insert and Chrome/Metal-Look Interior Accents
Leather/Metal-Look Gear Shift Knob      
Leather/Metal-Look Steering Wheel    
Manual Adjustable Front Head Restraints and Manual Adjustable Rear Head Restraints
Manual Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column
Passenger Seat
Perimeter Alarm
Power 1st Row Windows w/Driver 1-Touch Down    
Power 1st Row Windows w/Driver 1-Touch Up/Down    
Power Door Locks w/Autolock Feature
Power Rear Windows
Proximity Key For Doors And Push Button Start      
Rear Cupholder
Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, Illuminated Entry, Illuminated Ignition Switch and Panic Button
Remote Releases -Inc: Mechanical Cargo Access and Mechanical Fuel  
Remote Releases -Inc: Smart Trunk Proximity Cargo Access and Mechanical Fuel      
Sliding Front Center Armrest and Rear Center Armrest      
SOFINO Leathertte Seat Trim      
Tricot Cloth Seat Trim      
Trip Computer
Urethane Gear Shift Knob  
Woven Cloth Seat Trim    
MECHANICAL Features
FE LXS S EX
120 Amp Alternator
14 Gal. Fuel Tank
4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front Vented Discs, Brake Assist and Hill Hold Control
4.33 Axle Ratio      
4.89 Axle Ratio  
60-Amp/Hr Maintenance-Free Battery w/Run Down Protection
Electric Power-Assist Steering
Engine: 2.0L I4 DOHC D-CVVT MPI
Front Anti-Roll Bar
Front-Wheel Drive
Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers
Single Stainless Steel Exhaust      
Single Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Chrome Tailpipe Finisher  
Strut Front Suspension w/Coil Springs
Torsion Beam Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs
Transmission w/Driver Selectable Mode  
Transmission: 6-Speed Manual      
Transmission: Intelligent Variable -inc: Sportmatic and drive mode select w/visual display
SAFETY Features
FE LXS S EX
Airbag Occupancy Sensor
Blind Spot Collision Warning (BCW) Blind Spot Sensor      
Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA)  
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) and Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning (RCCW)      
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) Lane Departure Warning
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) Lane Keeping Assist
Low Tire Pressure Warning
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners
Rear Child Safety Locks
Side Impact Beams
Vehicle Stability Management ABS And Driveline Traction Control
ENTERTAINMENT Features
FE LXS S EX
2 LCD Monitors In The Front
Radio w/Seek-Scan, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control and Radio Data System    
Radio w/Seek-Scan, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Steering Wheel Controls and Radio Data System    
Radio: UVO eServices AM/FM/MP3 Audio System -inc: 6 speakers, 8" touch-screen, rearview monitor, SiriusXM, voice recognition, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, USB/Auxiliary input jack and Bluetooth wireless technology    
Radio: UVO Play AM/FM/MP3 Audio System -inc: 4 speakers, 8" touch-screen, rearview monitor, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, USB/Auxiliary input jack and Bluetooth wireless technology    
Streaming Audio
Window Grid Antenna

2019 Kia Forte Options and Addition Equipment

ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT Options
FE LXS S EX
EX GRAY INTERIOR COLOR PACKAGE -inc: two-tone gray Sofino seats      
EX LAUNCH EDITION -inc: Power Sunroof, Single Projection LED Headlights, auto-leveling and high beam assist (HBA), Wheels: 17" x 7.0" Alloy w/Graphite Finish, Supervision Instrument Panel, 4.2" thin film transistor (TFT) color LCD screen, Overhead LED Front & Rear Reading Lights, Parking Distance Warning-Reverse, Smart Cruise Control, Forward Collision Avoidance Assist- Ped, Radio: UVO eServices Infotainment AM/FM/MP3 320-Watts, premium navigation, 7speakers w/subwoofer surround sound harman/kardon premium sound system, 8" touch-screen, Clari-Fi, rearview monitor, SiriusXM, HD Radio, voice recognition, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, USB/Auxiliary input jack, wireless charging and Bluetooth wireless technology, Auto-Dimming Rear-View Mirror Late availability.      
EX RED INTERIOR COLOR PACKAGE -inc: two-tone red Sofino seats      
RADIO: UVO ESERVICES INFOTAINMENT AM/FM/MP3 -inc: 320-Watts, premium navigation, 7speakers w/subwoofer surround sound harman/kardon premium sound system, 8" touch-screen, Clari-Fi, rearview monitor, SiriusXM, HD Radio, voice recognition, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, USB/Auxiliary input jack, wireless charging and Bluetooth wireless technology      
S PREMIUM PACKAGE -inc: Power Sunroof, Single Projection LED Headlights, auto-leveling and high beam assist (HBA), Overhead LED Front & Rear Reading Lights      
WHEELS: 17" X 7.0" ALLOY W/GRAPHITE FINISH      
PAINT SCHEME Options
FE LXS S EX
STANDARD PAINT
PORT INSTALLED OPTIONS Options
FE LXS S EX
AUTO-DIMMING MIRROR W/COMPASS & HOMELINK (PIO) Vehicles allocated directly from the factory to dealer for Central, Western & Southwest are not eligible for PIO.
CARGO HOOK (PIO) Vehicles allocated directly from the factory to dealer for Central, Western & Southwest are not eligible for PIO.
CARGO MAT (PIO) Vehicles allocated directly from the factory to dealer for Central, Western & Southwest are not eligible for PIO.
CARGO NET (PIO) Vehicles allocated directly from the factory to dealer for Central, Western & Southwest are not eligible for PIO.
CARGO TRAY (PIO) Vehicles allocated directly from the factory to dealer for Central, Western & Southwest are not eligible for PIO.
CARPETED FLOOR MATS (PIO) Vehicles allocated directly from the factory to dealer for Central, Western & Southwest are not eligible for PIO.
INTERIOR LIGHT KIT (PIO) Vehicles allocated directly from the factory to dealer for Central, Western & Southwest are not eligible for PIO.
MUDGUARDS (PIO) Vehicles allocated directly from the factory to dealer for Central, Western & Southwest are not eligible for PIO.
PAINT PROTECTION FILM PACKAGE -inc: bumper applique, door pocket film and hood film, (PIO) Vehicles allocated directly from the factory to dealer for Central, Western & Southwest are not eligible for PIO.
REAR BUMPER APPLIQUE (PIO) Vehicles allocated directly from the factory to dealer for Central, Western & Southwest are not eligible for PIO.
REMOTE START (KEY START) (PIO) Vehicles allocated directly from the factory to dealer for Central, Western & Southwest are not eligible for PIO.  
REMOTE START (PUSH-BUTTON START) (PIO) Vehicles allocated directly from the factory to dealer for Central, Western & Southwest are not eligible for PIO.      
WHEEL LOCKS (PIO) Vehicles allocated directly from the factory to dealer for Central, Western & Southwest are not eligible for PIO.  
PRIMARY PAINT Options
FE LXS S EX
AURORA BLACK
CLEAR WHITE  
CURRANT RED  
DEEP SEA BLUE    
FIRE ORANGE      
GRAVITY GREY
SILKY SILVER    
SNOW WHITE PEARL      
SEAT TRIM Options
FE LXS S EX
BLACK, SOFINO LEATHERTTE SEAT TRIM      
BLACK, TRICOT CLOTH SEAT TRIM      
BLACK, WOVEN CLOTH SEAT TRIM    
GRAY, WOVEN CLOTH SEAT TRIM      

2019 Kia Forte Technical Specifications

Brakes
FE LXS S EX
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11 11 11 11
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3 10.3 10.3 10.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
FE LXS S EX
Trunk Volume (ft) 15.3 15.3 15.3 15.3
Engine
FE LXS S EX
Displacement 2.0 L/122 2.0 L/122 2.0 L/122 2.0 L/122
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 147 @ 6200 147 @ 6200 147 @ 6200 147 @ 6200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 132 @ 4500 132 @ 4500 132 @ 4500 132 @ 4500
Exterior Dimensions
FE LXS S EX
Height, Overall (in) 56.5 56.5 56.5 56.5
Length, Overall (in) 182.7 182.7 182.7 182.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3
Wheelbase (in) 106.3 106.3 106.3 106.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.9 70.9 70.9 70.9
Fuel Tank
FE LXS S EX
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14 14 14 14
Steering
FE LXS S EX
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 34.8 34.8 34.8
Suspension
FE LXS S EX
Suspension Type - Front Strut Strut Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam Torsion Beam Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam Torsion Beam Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Tires
FE LXS S EX
Front Tire Size P195/65HR15 P205/55HR16 P225/45HR17 P225/45HR17
Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15 P205/55HR16 P225/45HR17 P225/45HR17
Transmission
FE LXS S EX
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD CVT w/OD CVT w/OD CVT w/OD
Trans Type 6 1 1 1
Vehicle
FE LXS S EX
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 38.8 38.8 38.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 42.2 42.2 42.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.1 56.1 56.1 56.1
Passenger Capacity 5 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (ft) 96 96 96 96
Second Head Room (in) 37.5 37.5 37.5 37.5
Second Leg Room (in) 35.7 35.7 35.7 35.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.3 55.3 55.3 55.3
Weight Information
FE LXS S EX
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2707 2762 2762 2903

2019 Kia Forte Safety Features

Safety Features
Airbag Occupancy Sensor
Blind Spot Collision Warning (BCW) Blind Spot Sensor
Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA)
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) and Rear Cross Traffic Collision Warning (RCCW)
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) Lane Departure Warning
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) Lane Keeping Assist
Low Tire Pressure Warning
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners
Rear Child Safety Locks
Side Impact Beams
Vehicle Stability Management ABS And Driveline Traction Control
News Reports & Reviews
NHTSA CRASH TEST RESULTS N/A