2018 Kia Forte Sheboygan WI

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Few car segments have seen such growth in popularity over the past decade or so than the compact car. More and more drivers are looking for car models that specialize in fuel efficiency and the compact car offers that with an affordable price. To capitalize on this growing interest, automakers have flooded the market with tons of models for drivers to choose from. With so many options, which stand out?

That's where we come in. We create these model research pages so that drivers can learn the key information about popular vehicle models in a simple and concise way. For this page, we're going to be looking at the 2018 Kia Forte, one of the most popular compact car models today. We're going to examine its engine specifications, fuel economy, in-car technology and safety. Let's see what this compact has to offer!

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Engine Specs

What better place to start than underneath the hood? The 2018 Kia Forte comes with two available engine options for drivers to choose from, each providing ample power. First, there's the standard 2.0-liter 4-cylinder, Atkinson Cycle engine that gives drivers a solid 147 horsepower. Then, there's the 2.0-liter 4-cylinder that gives drivers even more power with 164 horsepower.


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Fuel Economy

Of course, when it comes to compact models, fuel economy is always going to be the biggest interest for drivers. The 2018 Kia Forte, in that respect, does not disappoint. Drivers of the Kia Forte can get up to an incredible 37 mpg highway and 32 mpg combined fuel economy. Think of all the money you'll save at the gas stations!


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The 2018 Kia Forte, though, is more than just an efficient and impressively powerful compact car, it also comes with some of the latest and most advanced technology features. The free UVO eServices app integrates your iPhone with your vehicle for 24-hour road-side assistance and more. And, seamlessly integrate your smartphone with the available Apple CarPlay and Android Auto functionality to get all your favorite music and apps!

Test Drive the 2018 Kia Forte at Dick Brantmeier Kia in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, Today!

As impressive as those specifications and features may be, they don't matter much if the vehicle isn't also safe. That's why the 2018 Kia Forte also comes with some of the latest and most advanced safety features and driver-assist technologies available today. Available features include:

  • Autonomous Emergency Braking 

  • Forward Collision Warning System 

  • Lane Departure Warning System 

  • Lane Keep Assist System 

Want to learn more about the 2018 Kia Forte? Ready to get behind the wheel of one? Contact our staff at Dick Brantmeier Kia for more information or to schedule a test drive today! 

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