2020 Kia Forte Trims & Specs

There are five models for buyers to choose from in the Forte lineup, ranging from the FE - equipped with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine and six-speed manual gearbox - to the LXS, GT-Line, and EX, which are equipped with a CVT automatic that’s optional for the FE. The performance-based GT is equipped with a 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine and seven-speed automatic gearbox, a six-speed manual gearbox is optional. The base selection of safety and advanced driver-assistance features include a rearview camera, cruise control, driver attention warning, lane keep assist, lane departure warning, forward collision warning, and forward collision avoidance. The GT-Line and EX are further equipped with a blind-spot collision warning system, lane change assist, and rear cross-traffic collision warning, all of which are optional for the GT. In terms of infotainment, an eight-inch touchscreen display with full smartphone integration in Android Auto and Apple CarPlay is standard across the lineup. 

2020 Kia Forte models and configurations

5 models / 7 configurations
FE
$17,890
Starting Price (MSRP)
Kia Forte FE For Sale
  • Engine:
    2.0-liter Inline-4 Gas
  • Transmission:
    6-Speed Manual
    Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
  • Drivetrain:
    Front-Wheel Drive
  • Configurations:
    FE Manual
    FE IVT
Key Features
  • 2.0-liter naturally aspirated four-cylinder engine
  • 15-inch steel wheels with covers
  • Six-speed manual gearbox or CVT option
  • Six-way manually-adjustable cloth front seats
  • Eight-inch touchscreen display
2020 Kia Forte FE Full Specs
LXS
$19,290
Starting Price (MSRP)
Kia Forte LXS For Sale
  • Engine:
    2.0-liter Inline-4 Gas
  • Transmission:
    Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
  • Drivetrain:
    Front-Wheel Drive
  • Configurations:
    LXS IVT
Key Features
  • Equipped with the FE’s features, plus:
  • 16-inch machined alloy wheels
  • Continuously variable automatic gearbox
  • Soft-touch dash and upper door panels
  • 60/40 split-folding rear seats
  • Drive Mode Select (Comfort, Smart, Sport)
2020 Kia Forte LXS Full Specs
GT-Line
$20,490
Starting Price (MSRP)
Kia Forte GT-Line For Sale
  • Engine:
    2.0-liter Inline-4 Gas
  • Transmission:
    Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
  • Drivetrain:
    Front-Wheel Drive
  • Configurations:
    GT-Line IVT
Key Features
  • Equipped with the LXS’s features, plus:
  • 17-inch graphite finish alloy wheels
  • Auto-dimming heated rearview mirror
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob
  • Leatherette and cloth seat upholstery
  • Push-button start with Smart Key and Smart trunk
2020 Kia Forte GT-Line Full Specs
EX
$22,090
Starting Price (MSRP)
Kia Forte EX For Sale
  • Engine:
    2.0-liter Inline-4 Gas
  • Transmission:
    Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
  • Drivetrain:
    Front-Wheel Drive
  • Configurations:
    EX IVT
Key Features
  • Equipped with the GT-Line’s features, plus:
  • 17-inch machined alloy wheels
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Ten-way power-adjustable driver’s seat
  • Heated and Ventilated front seats
  • Sofino seat upholstery
2020 Kia Forte EX Full Specs
GT
$22,490
Starting Price (MSRP)
Kia Forte GT For Sale
  • Engine:
    1.6-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
  • Transmission:
    6-Speed Manual
    7-Speed Automatic
  • Drivetrain:
    Front-Wheel Drive
  • Configurations:
    GT DCT
    GT Manual
Key Features
  • Equipped with the EX’s features, plus:
  • 1.6-liter turbo four-cylinder engine
  • Choice of six-speed manual gearbox or seven-speed DCT
  • 18-inch machined alloy wheels
  • Sport-tuned independent rear suspension
  • All-LED exterior lighting
2020 Kia Forte GT Full Specs

Additional Packages

Option Group 011
Automatic Climate Control Package
Option Group 015
GT2 Package, Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning (RCCW), Overhead LED Front & Rear Reading Lamps, Radio: harman/kardon Premium Audio System 320 watts, 8 speakers and Clari-Fi digital audio restoration, Smart Cruise Control, Parking Distance Warning-Reverse, Lane Change Assist (LCA), Wireless Phone Charger, Supervision Instrument Panel, 4.2" thin film transistor (TFT) LCD screen, Dual-Zone Automatic Temperature Control, Power Sunroof, Blind Spot Collision Warning (BCW), Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist- Ped, Sliding Center Armrest, Heated & Ventilated Front Bucket Seats, 10-way power adjustable driver's seat w/2-way power lumbar
Option Group 016
GT-Line Premium Package, Power Sunroof, Overhead LED Front & Rear Reading Lamps, Wireless Phone Charger, Radio: harman/kardon Premium Audio System 320 watts, 8 speakers, Clari-Fi digital audio restoration, UVO eServices, voice recognition, SiriusXM satellite radio and 2 USB charger ports (front/center console), Dual Illuminated Sliding Visor Vanity Mirrors, Automatic Climate Control Package
EX Special Edition
Black High Gloss Rear Deck Lid Spoiler, Power Sunroof, Overhead LED Front & Rear Reading Lamps, Wireless Phone Charger, Radio: harman/kardon Premium Audio System 320 watts, 8 speakers, Clari-Fi digital audio restoration, UVO link, navigation and voice recognition Late availability. Removes chrome belt line molding.
GT-Line Premium Package
Power Sunroof, Overhead LED Front & Rear Reading Lamps, Wireless Phone Charger, Radio: harman/kardon Premium Audio System 320 watts, 8 speakers, Clari-Fi digital audio restoration, UVO eServices, voice recognition, SiriusXM satellite radio and 2 USB charger ports (front/center console), Dual Illuminated Sliding Visor Vanity Mirrors
GT2 Package
Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning (RCCW), Overhead LED Front & Rear Reading Lamps, Radio: harman/kardon Premium Audio System 320 watts, 8 speakers and Clari-Fi digital audio restoration, Smart Cruise Control, Parking Distance Warning-Reverse, Lane Change Assist (LCA), Wireless Phone Charger, Supervision Instrument Panel, 4.2" thin film transistor (TFT) LCD screen, Dual-Zone Automatic Temperature Control, Power Sunroof, Blind Spot Collision Warning (BCW), Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist- Ped, Sliding Center Armrest, Heated & Ventilated Front Bucket Seats, 10-way power adjustable driver's seat w/2-way power lumbar
Option Group 020
GT2 Package, Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning (RCCW), Overhead LED Front & Rear Reading Lamps, Radio: harman/kardon Premium Audio System 320 watts, 8 speakers and Clari-Fi digital audio restoration, Smart Cruise Control, Parking Distance Warning-Reverse, Lane Change Assist (LCA), Wireless Phone Charger, Supervision Instrument Panel, 4.2" thin film transistor (TFT) LCD screen, Dual-Zone Automatic Temperature Control, Power Sunroof, Blind Spot Collision Warning (BCW), Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist- Ped, Sliding Center Armrest, Heated & Ventilated Front Bucket Seats, 10-way power adjustable driver's seat w/2-way power lumbar, Tires: 18" GT Summer
Option Group 021
GT2 Package, Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning (RCCW), Overhead LED Front & Rear Reading Lamps, Radio: harman/kardon Premium Audio System 320 watts, 8 speakers and Clari-Fi digital audio restoration, Smart Cruise Control, Parking Distance Warning-Reverse, Lane Change Assist (LCA), Wireless Phone Charger, Supervision Instrument Panel, 4.2" thin film transistor (TFT) LCD screen, Dual-Zone Automatic Temperature Control, Power Sunroof, Blind Spot Collision Warning (BCW), Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist- Ped, Sliding Center Armrest, Heated & Ventilated Front Bucket Seats, 10-way power adjustable driver's seat w/2-way power lumbar, Automatic Climate Control Package, Tires: 18" GT Summer
Option Group 010
standard equipment
Option Group 012
EX Gray Interior Color Package

Kia Forte Deal in November

One of the following incentives may apply to this vehicle. Regional incentives may vary.
Finance Deals
Cash Incentive from $1,750 or Financing Incentive up to 0.9% (Expires: 11/30/2020)

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