Compare 2012 Kia Forte - Overview

Compare the Forte side-by-side against the Focus. See features, performance, cost of ownership and more.

2012 Kia Forte (SX 4dr Sedan)

  (SX) 4dr Sedan

2012 Ford Focus (SE 4dr Hatchback)

Suggested Top Competitor (SE) 4dr Hatchback

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MSRP

Veh 1 $19,100
Veh 2 $18,300

MPG (city/hwy)

Veh 1 23 / 32
Veh 2 26 / 36

Horse Power

Veh 1 173 @ 6.0k RPM
Veh 2 160 @ 6.5k RPM

Acceleration (0-60)

Veh 1 7.4 Sec
Veh 2 7.6 Sec

Engine

Veh 1 2.4L I-4
Veh 2 2.0L I-4

Transmission

Veh 1 6-spd auto w/OD
Veh 2 5-spd man w/OD

Seating Capacity

Veh 1 5 Seats
Veh 2 5 Seats

Cargo Space

Veh 1 14.7 CF
Veh 2 44.8 CF

Monthly Payment

Veh 1 $360
Veh 2 $345

Cost To Own (5 yr @ 10k/yr)

Veh 1 N/A
Veh 2 N/A