2018 KIA Forte Calgary

2018 Kia Forte

The 2018 KIA Forte is a compact most well known for its upscale image and low price point. The Forte has a well-loved four-cylinder engine that comes with a manual transmission or six-speed automatic transmission. A generous amount of standard equipment in the low-priced base model is then built upon for an upscale offering at competitive pricing across the Forte's model lineup.

The 2018 KIA Forte is a popular choice in Calgary for its well-done design and five passenger friendliness. The Forte is efficient and fun with a stylish presence that matches its attitude.

Design and Interior

Even the base model Kia Forte comes with its sporty good looks, stylish curb appeal, and bountiful color palette. From the LX+ AT and up, Forte models include upscale 16-inch alloy wheels, and breathtaking 17-inch wheels on the EX models.

Inside, the 2018 Forte has comfortable seating with a cabin design that seems far more expensive than the car's price tag. Seating for up to five and technology for the long haul, the Forte has options to fit any lifestyle. At the base level, the Forte LX comes with a height-adjustable driver's seat, power windows, heated side mirrors, Bluetooth and USB.

As trim levels increase, so do amenities with the 2018 Forte having a display audio touchscreen, cruise control, a backup camera, auto-dimming mirrors, keyless entry and ignition, and more. Driver's aids can include blind spot monitoring, automatic emergency braking, lane keeping assist, navigation, and more.

2018 KIA Forte Safety Features

Safety is a top priority in the 2018 KIA Forte. The award-winning Forte is a 2018 Insurance Institute for Highway Safety "Top Safety Pick+" winner. Advanced safety systems options include automatic emergency braking and more.


The 2018 KIA Forte includes a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 147 horsepower and 132 pound-feet of torque in the manual transmission models. The same engine produces 164 hp and 151 lb-ft in automatic transmission-equipped models of the Forte. Both transmissions are six-speed gearboxes that power the Forte in front-wheel drive.

Each of the seven available trim levels for the 2018 Forte are capable of up to 8.1 l/100km city/highway combined fuel economy.

KIA Forte in Calgary

The 2018 KIA Forte at KIA Calgary is a great choice for drivers looking to get an upscale, driver-friendly car without breaking the bank. The Forte comes with all of the excellence found in much more expensive vehicles and without the worry of long-term losses from costs and repairs. Thanks to KIA's award-winning warranty, which comes standard with the Forte.

The sharp-looking, fast-paced KIA Forte is a favorite. Come see one today at our KIA Dealership in Calgary!

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