1223 US Hwy 17S Elizabeth City, NC 27909 252-335-9800
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Kia Forte LX Auto 2017

2017

Kia

Forte

LX Auto

39,086

Automatic

3KPFK4A75HE083001

M83001

4 Cylinder Engine

Cloth

WHITE

FWD

Sedan

NC


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CARFAX 1-Owner CARFAX 1-Owner
Service History Records 4 Service History Records
Personal Vehicle Personal Vehicle
Estimated By E.P.A.
City
29
Hwy
38
Actual Mileage May Vary

Vehicle Options


  • Engine: 2.0L I4 DOHC D-CVVT MPI
  • Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic -inc: active eco system and Sportmatic
  • 3.065 Axle Ratio
  • Front-Wheel Drive
  • 60-Amp/Hr 600CCA Maintenance-Free Battery w/Run Down Protection
  • 90 Amp Alternator
  • Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers
  • Front Anti-Roll Bar
  • Electric Power-Assist Steering
  • 13.2 Gal. Fuel Tank
  • Single Stainless Steel Exhaust
  • Strut Front Suspension w/Coil Springs
  • Torsion Beam Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs
  • 4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS
  • Front Vented Discs
  • Brake Assist and Hill Hold Control
  • Wheels: 15" x 6.0" Steel w/Wheel Covers
  • Tires: P195/65R15
  • Spare Tire Mobility Kit
  • Clearcoat Paint
  • Body-Colored Front Bumper
  • Body-Colored Rear Bumper w/Black Rub Strip/Fascia Accent
  • Black Side Windows Trim
  • Body-Colored Door Handles
  • Body-Colored Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding
  • Fixed Rear Window w/Defroster
  • Light Tinted Glass
  • Variable Intermittent Wipers
  • Front Windshield -inc: Sun Visor Strip
  • Fully Galvanized Steel Panels
  • Black Grille w/Chrome Surround
  • Trunk Rear Cargo Access
  • Radio w/Seek-Scan
  • Clock and Speed Compensated Volume Control
  • Streaming Audio
  • Window Grid Antenna
  • Front Bucket Seats -inc: 6-way adjustable driver's seat
  • Driver Seat
  • 4-Way Passenger Seat -inc: Manual Recline and Fore/Aft Movement
  • 60-40 Folding Bench Front Facing Fold Forward Seatback Rear Seat
  • Manual Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column
  • Front Cupholder
  • Rear Cupholder
  • Remote Releases -Inc: Mechanical Cargo Access and Mechanical Fuel
  • Manual Air Conditioning
  • HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts
  • Glove Box
  • Driver Foot Rest
  • Interior Trim -inc: Chrome Interior Accents
  • Full Cloth Headliner
  • Vinyl Door Trim Insert
  • Urethane Gear Shifter Material
  • Day-Night Rearview Mirror
  • Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage and 2 12V DC Power Outlets
  • Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting
  • Full Carpet Floor Covering
  • Carpet Floor Trim and Carpet Trunk Lid/Rear Cargo Door Trim
  • Cargo Area Concealed Storage
  • Cargo Features -inc: Spare Tire Mobility Kit
  • Cargo Space Lights
  • FOB Controls -inc: Cargo Access
  • Driver / Passenger And Rear Door Bins
  • Delayed Accessory Power
  • Outside Temp Gauge
  • Analog Display
  • Seats w/Cloth Back Material
  • Manual Adjustable Front Head Restraints and Manual Adjustable Rear Head Restraints
  • Front Center Armrest
  • Perimeter Alarm
  • 2 12V DC Power Outlets
  • Air Filtration
  • Side Impact Beams
  • Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
  • Low Tire Pressure Warning
  • Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
  • Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
  • Airbag Occupancy Sensor
  • Rear Child Safety Locks
  • Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point
  • Height Adjusters and Pretensioners

Vehicle Description


The 2017 Kia Forte lineup gets a solid update this year to the 4-door sedan and 5-door Kia Forte5 hatchback. New styling makes the two look like miniaturized versions of the larger Optima sedan; this is a good thing. Under the hood, the base 1.8-liter engine has been replaced with a larger, but more fuel-efficient 2.0-liter 4-cylinder. And both the Forte sedan and Forte5 get upgrades to technology, including enhanced driver-assist systems, and a new infotainment system that incorporates Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Put it all together and you have a comprehensive compact-car lineup that goes head-to-head with the Honda Civic, Chevy Cruze, Hyundai Elantra, Mazda3 and many others with multiple body styles, good looks and surprising levels of refinement.
Driving the Used 2017 Kia Forte
Let’s just get this out of the way first: Despite the available 201-horsepower engine available in the Forte5, this subcompact doesn’t have the sporty chops to back up its looks. Enthusiasts should check out the Mazda3, Honda Civic SI, or Volkswagen Jetta or GTI for their fix. However, for the other 99 percent of drivers who just want a comfortable, feature-filled and sporty-looking sedan, coupe or hatchback, the Forte lineup is a solid choice. Around town and on the highway, the Forte sedan and hatchback are all excellent choices. Multiple creature comforts coddle driver and passenger alike, and even the base engine feels plenty powerful; the turbo is just gravy. The sedan’s added driver-assist technologies like automatic braking and lane departure warning sweeten the deal on a solidly economical daily-driver choice.
Favorite Features
APPLE CARPLAY AND ANDROID AUTO
Android Auto and Apple CarPlay bring the functionality and interface of your smartphone to your car’s infotainment system. Just plug your phone’s USB cable into the car’s port, and you’re set, bringing your phone’s navigation, music, texting and other compatible apps to your car’s dash.
FORTE5 HATCHBACK
While the Kia Forte5 may not have the sporting chops of the Volkswagen GTI, we’re just glad Kia has remained committed to this small but fanatical market niche.
Used 2017 Kia Forte Interior
The interior doesn’t look much different this year, retaining the logical controls and comfort, plus the whimsy of the passenger-side dash ripples. The soft-touch dash is exemplary of the overall quality of materials inside. EX models get standard leather this year, and there’s also heating and cooling available, as well as a 10-way power driver’s seat with power lumbar support. Even the rear seat offers a center armrest with cup holders, as well as a good amount of room for the class. Then there’s the Forte5’s excellent 23 cubic feet of cargo space, in case the sedan’s 15-cubic-foot trunk isn’t enough.
Used 2017 Kia Forte Exterior
The new grille and headlights on the 2017 Kia Forte look like they’re straight from the bigger Kia Optima sedan. Ditto for the taillights, which retain the original shape, but have been redesigned to look more like the larger car’s. The Forte5 shares the same nose, but keeps its unique hatchback profile, obviously. Overall, it’s a fresh and good-looking group of cars. The LED accent lights are a nice touch, and even with the updates, the overall conservative aesthetic remains, as do features like power-folding exterior mirrors, puddle lamps and illuminated door-handle pockets.
Used 2017 Kia Forte Standard Features
The new 2.0-liter 4-cylinder base engine in the Forte sedan/Forte5 hatchback offers the same power as last year’s 1.8-liter but better city fuel economy with the popular automatic transmission. All Forte sedan and Forte5 hatchback models come with keyless entry, standard Bluetooth and USB smartphone connectivity, air conditioning and a split-folding rear seat. The base LX model Forte sedan is fairly dressed down, even offering steel wheels and a manual transmission. A new mid-level S model sedan offers nicer interior appointments at a lower price than the EX. A full complement of active and passive safety features is standard on every Forte.
Used 2017 Kia Forte Options
Options for the 2017 Kia Forte lineup include navigation, leather upholstery, dual-zone climate control and Kia’s UVO infotainment system. Most of that’s included in the Forte’s Premium Plus package, although leather is now standard on EX sedans. Many features are bundled by trim level, and the Forte5 models offer a level above the sedan called SX that adds a 1.6-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder with 201 horsepower, as well as 18-inch wheels. A Technology Package adds navigation, heated and cooled seats, and other niceties like a power moonroof.
Used 2017 Kia Forte Engine
The new base engine for the Forte and Forte5 is a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder with 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque. Those numbers are essentially the same as last year’s smaller engine, but this engine gets notably better city fuel economy. It’s standard in the LX and S models of the Forte sedan. The other 2.0-liter engine is a direct-injection 4-cylinder that puts out a more robust 164 horsepower, which is slightly down from last year. Transmission choices in the sedan are a 6-speed manual or 6-speed automatic. The Forte5 gets just the more powerful 2.0-liter, while the 1.6-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder can be paired with a 6-speed manual or 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission.


* While every reasonable effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this information, we are not responsible for any errors or omissions contained on these pages. Please verify any information in question with Midway Auto Group. Online pricing does not include taxes, tag and title fees and $499 Dealer Processing extra.                  
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2017

Kia

Forte

LX Auto

39,086

Automatic

3KPFK4A75HE083001

M83001

4 Cylinder Engine

Cloth

WHITE

FWD

Sedan

NC

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* While every reasonable effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this information, we are not responsible for any errors or omissions contained on these pages. Please verify any information in question with Midway Auto Group. Online pricing does not include taxes, tag and title fees and $499 Dealer Processing extra.                   

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