2018 Kia Forte vs. 2018 Hyundai Elantra
Crossover SUVs have the spotlight, but compact sedans like the 2018 Kia Forte remain powerful reminders that the sedan segment is alive and well. This well-rounded sedan is a great option for car shoppers in search of a sophisticated model with a nimble driving experience, a spacious interior and a generous array of high-tech features.
In fact, it’s the 2018 Kia Forte's strong overall value that makes it a must-see. But the Forte isn't without competition. The 2018 Hyundai Elantra is another contender in on the market and it has a lot to offer. Here's a closer look at the 2018 Kia Forte vs. 2018 Hyundai Elantra.
|2018 Kia Forte LX||VS||2018 Hyundai Elantra SE|
|14.9 cu.ft.||Cargo volume||14.4 cu.ft.|
|Top Safety Pick +||IIHS crash test rating||Top Safety Pick|
|Standard||Auxiliary port||Not Available|
Introducing the new 2018 Kia Forte!
Where the 2018 Hyundai Elantra excels is its many standard features, generous cargo space and strong fuel economy figures. At the heart of the 2018 Hyundai Elantra SE and 2018 Kia Forte LX is a powerful 147-hp, 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine with a six-speed manual transmission that can be upgraded to a six-speed automatic.
Even with its strengths, the 2018 Hyundai Elantra can't match the 2018 Kia Forte's high crash test ratings from the Insurance Insitute for Highway Safety. In addition, the 2018 Forte boasts more overall cargo volume, more standard features and a user-friendly infotainment display.
In fact, every 2018 Kia Forte comes equipped with a CD player, a satellite radio, full power accessories, air conditioning, heated mirrors, USB connectivity, Bluetooth, a 60/40-split folding rear seat, a four-speaker sound system and much more. Are you interested in taking a closer look at the new 2018 Kia Forte? Stop by and explore all the features and capabilities of the sporty Forte with a test drive today!