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Kia Forte 2018

2019 Kia Forte Video: Like Busy Styling? May the Forte Be With You

By Kelsey Mays on January 2, 2019

Compact sedans are all about value and, for the most part, so are brands like Kia. So, let's talk about what Kia cooked up here in the 2019 redesign of its compact sedan, the Forte. Now, if ... Read More
What Does It Cost to Fill Up a 2018 Kia Forte?

By Rick Popely on November 2, 2018

Gas prices have been higher this year than last, but that hasn't dampened enthusiasm for SUVs. Sedan sales continue to slip, but manufacturers keep offering then to achieve government-mandat... Read More
2019 Kia Forte Quick Spin: Value, Not Fun, Is Forte's Strong Suit

By Kelsey Mays on October 15, 2018

If you're bucking the SUV tide and buying a non-luxury compact sedan, I'd wager that value ranks high on your list of needs. Drivability, safety or quality might factor in, but for any c... Read More
Declare Your Independence From Full Price: Best Fourth of July Car Deals

By Kelsey Mays on June 22, 2018

The Fourth of July is on a Wednesday this year, which puts a damper on things because, well, jeez — you'd have to take off two whole days to really make a holiday weekend out of i... Read More
2019 Kia Forte Video Review

By Kelsey Mays on January 18, 2018

CARS.COM — Compact sedans aren't exactly flying off the shelves, but that didn't keep Kia from redesigning its entry in the segment, showing at the 2018 North American Internationa... Read More
2018 Detroit Auto Show Winners and Losers

By Aaron Bragman, Mike Hanley, Fred Meier and Brian Wong on January 18, 2018

CARS.COM — More than any show in recent memory, the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit has been about trucks. And not crossovers, those car-based SUVs that everybody is... Read More
2019 Kia Forte Gets More Stylish, More Efficient

By Fred Meier on January 15, 2018

CARS.COM Competes with: Honda Civic, Hyundai Elantra, Toyota Corolla, Volkswagen Jetta Looks like: Classy Optima meets bad-boy Stinger ... and likes it Drivetrain: 147-horsepower, 2.... Read More
2019 Kia Forte Stung With Stinger Style in Pre-Detroit Peek

By Fred Meier on January 11, 2018

CARS.COM — Teaser renderings of the redesigned 2019 Kia Forte, to be unveiled at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, show a new compact sedan that looks stung ... Read More
IIHS Toughens Up Crash-Test Standards for 2018

By Jennifer Geiger on December 7, 2017

CARS.COM — For model-year 2018, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety strengthened its Top Safety Pick Plus award requirements — and just 15 vehicles qualified for the award dur... Read More