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While the Kia Forte had its best year ever in 2016, the Koup only made up a small percentage of sales.

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On average, NHTSA records 26.8 complaints per 10,000 vehicles sold.

Everybody complains, and a lot of the time, those complaints are about our cars. Here are the cars that get the most, and the least, safety complaints.

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The Chevrolet Camaro, Kia Forte, and Nissan Maxima also earned awards.

Detroit

Alongside the new Telluride concept, Kia revealed updated versions of the Forte sedan and Forte5 hatchback at the Detroit Auto Show this year, with fresh faces and equipment inside, out, and under the hood.

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Kia takes the wraps off revised versions of the Forte sedan and Forte5 hatchback, updated for the 2017 model year.

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Kia rolled out a new version of the budget sedan known in Korea as the K3.

SEMA

Kia has done up an Optima convertible, Sorento off-roader, Sedona photo platform, and Forte Koup buggy for this year's SEMA show, each in tribute to a different region of America.

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Kia has modified a Forte Koup to represent the American South in the form of the Mud Bogger concept, one of six regional show cars set to feature at SEMA this year.

Recalls

A problem with cooling fans that may melt and start a fire has prompted Kia and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to issue a recall for 86,880 Fortes from the 2014 model year.

Review

Forte 2.0 Keeps Kia Competitive In The Compact Crop

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Doug DeMuro from Plays With Cars, Infiniti Q50, Subaru BRZ STI, Porsche Macan

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Kia is bringing back its so-called "hotbots," the slightly disturbing female robots that traipse about the uncanny valley while hustling the new Forte and "respecting the tech," for three new, humorous animated spots.

Podcast

2014 Toyota 4Runner, Hennessey SHO, the Chinese are coming, Volvo gives up on flagship

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While we were busy ogling new vehicles like the Mercedes-Benz GLA Concept, Maserati Ghibli and Hongqi L9 at the Shanghai Motor Show, Kia was busy unveiling an entire brand. Through its Chinese joint venture, Dongfeng Yueda Kia (or DYK), the South Korean automaker has introduced its new Horki sub-brand and a concept car, simply called the Horki Concept.

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Asian automakers take 7 of 10 spots

Step inside just about any new car these days and you'll quickly see that vehicle interiors have become a pretty nice place to spend some time in. For the third consecutive year, WardsAuto sat in each and every new vehicle that had received redesigned or updated interiors, and it has now named its 10 Best Interiors.

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Third time's the charm. The final member of Kia's Forte trio has been revealed here at the New York Auto Show, and this new coupe Koup will join the sedan and five-door models when it goes on sale near the end of this year.

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During our recent First Drive of the 2014 Kia Forte sedan, Kia revealed many of the sedan's specs, but left out pricing and fuel economy for its all-new compact sedan. With the new Forte set to hit dealerships soon, Kia has announced the starting prices for the sedan's two initial trim levels and released the fuel economy for the EX trim level equipped with the bigger engine. Marking a slight $500 jump in price over the current 2013 model, the 2014 Forte sedan will have a starting MSRP of $15,90

Chicago

The US-bound 2014 Kia Forte first showed up in sedan form back at the LA Auto Show last year, but Kia unveiled the hatchback version of the car today at the Chicago Auto Show. Unlike the current Forte five-door the 2014 will feature styling that is distinct from its sedan counterpart, but the big news is it will also get a few extra ponies under the hood.

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This is more like it, Kia. After last year's highly successful Adriana Lima-infused Super Bowl commercial for the Optima, we weren't that impressed with this year's Super Bowl ad for the new Sorento called Space Babies that Kia showed us earlier in the week. Its second spot for this year's big game, however, gave us a chuckle.