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2021 Kia Forte

2021 Kia Forte Rebates and Incentives

Prices and Incentives

Dealer Price:
$17,890 - $23,390

Dealer Invoice:
$17,263 - $22,338

Incentives: Save up to $1,750 or

2021 Forte
EX, FE, GT, GT-Line, LXS
Cash Incentive: $1750 or financing
Financing Incentive: 0.0% to 0.9%
Expiration Date: 02/01/2021 - Resource: kia.com 01/11/2021
2021 Kia Forte Review

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Warranty Information
Basic: 5 Years/60,000 Miles
Recalls Issued
2021 Kia Forte EX, FE, GT, GT-Line, LXS N/A

2021 Kia Forte Models & Prices

2021 Kia Forte FE
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
FE Manual $17,890 $17,263 $282 / Month*
FE IVT $18,790 $18,133 $296 / Month*

2021 Kia Forte LXS
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
LXS IVT $19,390 $18,712 $305 / Month*

2021 Kia Forte GT-Line
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
GT-Line IVT $20,490 $19,567 $319 / Month*

2021 Kia Forte GT
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
GT DCT $22,790 $21,765 $355 / Month*
GT Manual $23,390 $22,338 $364 / Month*

2021 Kia Forte EX
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
EX IVT $23,090 $22,050 $360 / Month*

2021 Kia Forte Features and Standard Equipment

EXTERIOR Features
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
Black Bodyside Insert and Rocker Panel Extensions      
Black Grille      
Black Grille w/Chrome Surround    
Black Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding and Turn Signal Indicator        
Black Power Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding and Turn Signal Indicator        
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      
Express Open/Close Sliding And Tilting Glass 1st Row Sunroof w/Sunshade      
Fixed Rear Window w/Defroster
Front Fog Lamps    
Fully Automatic Projector Beam Halogen Daytime Running Headlamps w/Delay-Off  
Fully Automatic Projector Beam Led Low/High Beam Daytime Running Auto-Leveling Auto High-Beam Headlamps w/Delay-Off        
Fully Galvanized Steel Panels
LED Brakelights    
Light Tinted Glass
Lip Spoiler      
Perimeter/Approach Lights    
Spare Tire Mobility Kit    
Steel Spare Wheel      
Tires: P195/65R15 All-Season        
Tires: P205/55R16 All-Season        
Tires: P225/40R18 All-Season        
Tires: P225/40R18 Sport Summer        
Tires: P225/45R17 All-Season      
Trunk Rear Cargo Access
Variable Intermittent Wipers  
Variable Intermittent Wipers w/Heated Wiper Park        
Wheels: 15" Steel w/Wheel Covers        
Wheels: 16" Machine Finish Alloy        
Wheels: 17" Graphite Finish Alloy        
Wheels: 17" Machine Finish Alloy        
Wheels: 18" Machine Finish Alloy        
INTERIOR Features
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
1 12V DC Power Outlet        
2 12V DC Power Outlets  
60-40 Folding Bench Front Facing Fold Forward Seatback Rear Seat  
8-Way Driver 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
Cloth & Leatherette Seat Trim -inc: red contrast stitching        
Cloth & Leatherette Seat Trim -inc: white contrast stitching        
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 And Passenger Auxiliary Mirror      
Driver Foot Rest
Driver Seat  
Dual Zone Front Automatic Air Conditioning        
Engine Immobilizer      
Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting
FOB Controls -inc: Cargo Access
Front And Rear Map Lights      
Front Bucket Seats -inc: 6-way adjustable driver's seat and 6-way adjustable front passenger's seat (fore/aft/recline/height)      
Front Center Armrest      
Front Center Armrest and Rear Center Armrest    
Front Cupholder
Front Map Lights  
Front Sport Seats -inc: 6-way adjustable driver's and front passenger seats and front passenger seatback map pocket      
Full Carpet Floor Covering
Full Cloth Headliner
Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage and 1 12V DC Power Outlet        
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 adjustable driver's seat w/2-way power 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 Shifter Material    
Leather/Metal-Look Steering Wheel      
Manual Adjustable Front Head Restraints and Manual Adjustable Rear Head Restraints
Manual Air Conditioning  
Manual Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column
Outside Temp Gauge
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 and Panic Button      
Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, Illuminated Entry, Illuminated Ignition Switch and Panic Button    
Remote Releases -Inc: Mechanical Cargo Access and Mechanical Fuel
Smart Device Remote Engine Start    
SOFINO Leathertte Seat Trim        
Sport Leather/Metal-Look Steering Wheel        
Trip Computer
Urethane Gear Shifter Material    
Woven Cloth Seat Trim      
MECHANICAL Features
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
120 Amp Alternator  
130 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      
4.64 Axle Ratio        
4.89 Axle Ratio  
60-Amp/Hr Maintenance-Free Battery w/Run Down Protection
Electric Power-Assist Steering
Engine: 1.6L 4-Cylinder Turbo GDI 16V DOHC D-CVVT        
Engine: 2.0L 4-Cylinder MPI 16V DOHC w/Dual CVVT  
Front And Rear Anti-Roll Bars        
Front Anti-Roll Bar  
Front-Wheel Drive
Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers
Multi-Link Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs        
Quasi-Dual Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Chrome Tailpipe Finisher        
Single Stainless Steel Exhaust        
Single Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Chrome Tailpipe Finisher    
Sport Tuned Suspension        
Strut Front Suspension w/Coil Springs
Torsion Beam Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs  
Transmission: 6-Speed Manual      
Transmission: 7-Speed Dual Clutch -inc: Sportmatic, drive mode select w/visual display (normal, sport, comfort) and paddle shifters        
Transmission: Intelligent Variable -inc: Sportmatic and drive mode select w/visual display (normal, sport, comfort)  
SAFETY Features
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
ABS And Driveline Traction Control
Airbag Occupancy Sensor
Back-Up Camera
Blind Spot Collision Warning (BCW) Blind Spot    
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 Departure Warning
Lane Keeping Assist
Low Tire Pressure Warning
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners
Parking Distance Warning - Reverse (PDW-R) Rear Parking Sensors        
Rear Child Safety Locks
Side Impact Beams
ENTERTAINMENT Features
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
2 LCD Monitors In The Front
Radio w/Seek-Scan, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Aux Audio Input Jack, Steering Wheel Controls and Radio Data System        
Radio w/Seek-Scan, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Steering Wheel Controls and Radio Data System  
Radio: AM/FM/MP3 Display Audio System -inc: 4 speakers, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone integration, Bluetooth wireless technology, AUX and USB input      
Radio: AM/FM/MP3 Display Audio System -inc: 6 speakers, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone integration, Bluetooth wireless technology, AUX and USB input        
Radio: AM/FM/MP3 Display Audio System -inc: 6 speakers, UVO eServices w/voice recognition, SiriusXM satellite radio, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone integration, Bluetooth wireless technology and 2 USB charger ports (front/center console)        
Radio: AM/FM/MP3 harman/kardon Premium Audio System -inc: 320 watt, 8 speakers, Clari-Fi digital audio restoration, SiriusXM satellite radio, UVO eServices w/voice recognition, support for Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone integration, Bluetooth wireless technology, 2 USB charger ports (front/center console) and wireless phone charger        
Radio: AM/FM/MP3 harman/kardon Premium Audio System -inc: 320 watt, 8 speakers, Clari-Fi digital audio restoration, UVO link navigation embedded modem, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone integration, Bluetooth wireless technology, 2 USB charger ports (front/center console) and wireless phone charger shelf        
Streaming Audio
Window Grid Antenna

2021 Kia Forte Options and Addition Equipment

ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT Options
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
GT-LINE PREMIUM PACKAGE -inc: Power Sunroof w/Manual Sunshade, Overhead LED Front & Rear Reading Lamps, 10-Way Power Driver Seat, Radio: AM/FM/MP3 harman/kardon Premium Audio System, 320 watts, 8 speakers, Clari-Fi digital audio restoration, UVO eServices w/voice recognition, SiriusXM satellite radio, 2 USB charger ports (front/center console), Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone integration and Bluetooth wireless technology        
GT2 PACKAGE -inc: Overhead LED Front & Rear Reading Lamps, Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning (RCCW), Radio: AM/FM/MP3 harman/kardon Premium Audio System, 320 watts, 8 speakers, Clari-Fi digital audio restoration, SiriusXM satellite radio, UVO eServices w/voice recognition, SiriusXM satellite radio, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone integration, Bluetooth wireless technology, 2 USB charger ports (front/center console) and wireless phone charger shelf, Smart Cruise Control, Parking Distance Warning-Reverse, Lane Change Assist (LCA), Wireless Phone Charger, Heated & Ventilated Front Seats, 10-Way Power Driver Seat, 4.2" LCD Meter Cluster, Power Sunroof w/Manual Sunshade, Blind Spot Collision Warning (BCW), Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist- Ped        
RADIO: AM/FM/MP3 HARMAN/KARDON PREMIUM AUDIO SYSTEM -inc: 320 watts, 8 speakers, Clari-Fi digital audio restoration, SiriusXM satellite radio, UVO eServices w/voice recognition, SiriusXM satellite radio, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone integration, Bluetooth wireless technology, 2 USB charger ports (front/center console) and wireless phone charger shelf        
RADIO: AM/FM/MP3 HARMAN/KARDON PREMIUM AUDIO SYSTEM -inc: 320 watts, 8 speakers, Clari-Fi digital audio restoration, UVO eServices w/voice recognition, SiriusXM satellite radio, 2 USB charger ports (front/center console), Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone integration and Bluetooth wireless technology        
PAINT SCHEME Options
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
STANDARD PAINT
PORT INSTALLED OPTIONS Options
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
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.
EC MIRROR W/COMPASS & HOMELINK (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 (GT-LINE) (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 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 GT-Line GT EX
AURORA BLACK
CLEAR WHITE    
CURRANT RED    
DEEP SEA BLUE  
FIRE ORANGE        
GRAVITY GRAY
SILKY SILVER        
SNOW WHITE PEARL  
SEAT TRIM Options
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
BLACK, CLOTH & LEATHERETTE SEAT TRIM -inc: red contrast stitching        
BLACK, CLOTH & LEATHERETTE SEAT TRIM -inc: white contrast stitching        
BLACK, SOFINO LEATHERTTE SEAT TRIM        
BLACK, SOFINO LEATHERTTE SEAT TRIM -inc: red two-tone seats        
BLACK, WOVEN CLOTH SEAT TRIM      
GRAY, WOVEN CLOTH SEAT TRIM        

2021 Kia Forte Technical Specifications

Brakes
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11 11 11 12 11
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3 10.3 10.3 10.3 10.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
Trunk Volume (ft) 15.3 15.3 15.3 15.3 15.3
Engine
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
Displacement 2.0 L/122 2.0 L/122 2.0 L/122 1.6 L/97 2.0 L/122
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 147 @ 6200 147 @ 6200 147 @ 6200 201 @ 6000 147 @ 6200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 132 @ 4500 132 @ 4500 132 @ 4500 195 @ 1500 132 @ 4500
Exterior Dimensions
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
Height, Overall (in) 56.5 56.5 56.5 56.5 56.5
Length, Overall (in) 182.7 182.7 182.7 182.7 182.7
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3
Wheelbase (in) 106.3 106.3 106.3 106.3 106.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.9 70.9 70.9 70.9 70.9
Fuel Tank
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14 14 14 14 14
Steering
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8 34.8 34.8 34.8 34.8
Suspension
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
Suspension Type - Front Strut Strut Strut Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam Torsion Beam Torsion Beam Multi-Link Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam Torsion Beam Torsion Beam Multi-Link Torsion Beam
Tires
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
Front Tire Size P195/65HR15 P205/55HR16 P225/45HR17 P225/40HR18 P225/45HR17
Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15 P205/55HR16 P225/45HR17 P225/40HR18 P225/45HR17
Transmission
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD CVT w/OD CVT w/OD Manual w/OD CVT w/OD
Trans Type 6 1 1 6 1
Vehicle
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
Front Head Room (in) 38.8 38.8 38.8 38.8 38.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2 42.2 42.2 42.2 42.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.1 56.1 56.1 56.1 56.1
Passenger Capacity 5 5 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (ft) 96 96 93.5 96 96
Second Head Room (in) 37.5 37.5 37.5 37.5 37.5
Second Leg Room (in) 35.7 35.7 35.7 35.7 35.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.3 55.3 55.3 55.3 55.3
Weight Information
FE LXS GT-Line GT EX
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2707 2908 2908 2989 2908

2021 Kia Forte Safety Features

Safety Features
ABS And Driveline Traction Control
Airbag Occupancy Sensor
Back-Up Camera
Blind Spot Collision Warning (BCW) Blind Spot
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 Departure Warning
Lane Keeping Assist
Low Tire Pressure Warning
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners
Parking Distance Warning - Reverse (PDW-R) Rear Parking Sensors
Rear Child Safety Locks
Side Impact Beams
News Reports & Reviews
NHTSA CRASH TEST RESULTS N/A