Compare 2013 Kia Forte - Details

2013 Kia Forte (SX 4dr Hatchback)

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  (2.5L 4-Door) 4dr Front-wheel Drive Hatchback
MSRP
$19,800
$19,200
$19,995
Invoice
$18,860
$17,904
$19,195
Destination
$775
$795
$795
Auxiliary Visors
Dual
NA
NA
Cargo Tie Downs
NA
std
std
Compass
opt
std
std
Cruise Control
std
std
std
12V DC Power Outlet
2
2
2
Floor Console
Full
Full
Full
Driver Information Centre
NA
std
std
Tachometer
std
std
std
Rear Window Defogger
std
std
std
Rear View Mirror
Day-night
Day-night
Day-night
Tilt-Wheel Adjustable Steering Column
std
std
std
Heated Front Seats
Driver And Front Passenger Heated-cushion, Heated-seatback
Driver And Front Passenger Heated-cushion, Heated-seatback
Driver And Front Passenger Heated-cushion, Heated-seatback
Seat Trim
Cloth
Cloth
Cloth
Radio
SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, Seek-scan
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, Seek-scan
AM/FM Stereo, Seek-scan
MP3 Capability
std
std
std
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
std
std
opt
Speakers
6
6
8
Navigation System
Yes With Voice Activation
Yes With Voice Activation
NA
Bluetooth Compatibility
std
std
opt
Traction Control
ABS And Driveline
ABS And Driveline
ABS And Driveline
Headlights
Halogen
Halogen
Halogen
Daytime Running Lights
std
opt
std
Parking Assist
opt
opt
NA
Remote Keyless Entry
Keyfob (all Doors)
Keyfob (all Doors)
Keyfob (all Doors)
Low Tire Pressure Warning
std
std
std
Warranty Overview
Basic (60 Month/60,000 Mileage), Powertrain (120 Month/100,000 Mileage), Corrosion Perforation (60 Month/100,000 Mileage), Roadside Assistance (60 Month/60,000 Mileage), Accessories (60 Month/60,000 Mileage)
Basic (36 Month/36,000 Mileage), Powertrain (60 Month/60,000 Mileage), Corrosion Perforation (60 Month/unlimited Mileage), Roadside Assistance (60 Month/60,000 Mileage)
Basic (36 Month/36,000 Mileage), Powertrain (60 Month/60,000 Mileage), Corrosion Perforation (144 Month/unlimited Mileage), Roadside Assistance (36 Month/36,000 Mileage), Maintenance (36 Month/36,000 Mileage)
Warranty - Roadside Assistance
60 Months/60,000 Miles
60 Months/60,000 Miles
36 Months/36,000 Miles
Fog/driving Lights
Front
Front
NA
Heated Door Mirrors
std
opt
std
Sunroof
1st Row Regular Express Open/close Sliding And Tilting Glass
1st Row Regular Express Open/close Sliding And Tilting Glass
1st Row Regular Express Open/close Sliding And Tilting Glass
Wheels
17" Silver Aluminum
16" Painted Aluminum
15" Steel
Rear Window Wipers
Fixed Interval
Fixed Interval
Fixed Interval
Brakes
4-wheel Disc
Front Disc/rear Drum
4-wheel Disc
Drive Type
Front-wheel
Front-wheel
Front-wheel
Electronic Stability System
std
std
std
Sequential Shift Control
std
SelectShift
Tiptronic
Transmission
6-spd Auto W/OD
5-spd Man W/OD
6-spd W/OD
Remote Vehicle Starting System
opt
opt
NA
Engine
2.4L I-4
2.0L I-4
2.5L I-5
Horsepower
173 @ 6,000 Rpm
160 @ 6,500 Rpm
170 @ 5,700 Rpm
Torque
168 @ 4,000 Rpm
146 @ 4,450 Rpm
177 @ 4,250 Rpm
Fuel Economy - City
23 Mpg
26 Mpg
24 Mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway
32 Mpg
36 Mpg
31 Mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
7.7 Seconds
7.7 Seconds
8.1 Seconds
1/4 Mile Time
16.1 Seconds
15.9 Seconds
16.1 Seconds
1/4 Mile Speed
87 Mph
91 Mph
85 Mph
Curb Weight
2,944 Lbs.
2,948 Lbs.
3,102 Lbs.
Payload
NA
827 Lbs.
999 Lbs.
Turning Radius
17.7 ''
18.0 ''
17.9 ''
Fuel Tank
13.7 Gal.
12.4 Gal.
14.5 Gal.
Overall Quality - Mechanical
3
3
3
Overall Quality - Design
4
2
3
Performance & Design
3
2
5
Style
3
3
4
Comfort
5
2
5
Overall
4
5
NA