Kia Forte Koup

2014 Kia Forte Koup: Photo Gallery

By Jennifer Geiger on Wed Mar 27 06:10:40 GMT-06:00 2013


The sedan and hatchback versions of Kia's compact Forte were redesigned for 2014; a new coupe, or Koup in Kia lingo, also joins the roster this year. The new Forte Koup mirrors its siblings' newfound flashy styling, fitting right into… Read More

2014 Kia Forte Koup: Photo Gallery

By Jennifer Geiger on Wed Mar 27 06:10:40 GMT-06:00 2013

The sedan and hatchback versions of Kia's compact Forte were redesigned for 2014; a new coupe, or Koup in Kia lingo, also joins the roster this year. The new Forte Koup mirrors its siblings' newfound flashy styling, fitting right into… Read More

Kia to Unveil Crossover Concept, Superman Car at 2013 Chicago Auto Show

By Matt Schmitz on Wed Jan 30 06:00:00 GMT-06:00 2013

Kia's showing in Chicago next week will be a mix of concept, in the Kia Cross GT, and just plain conceptual, in its Superman-inspired Optima Hybrid. Both cars are set to be unveiled at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show, which… Read More

Kia Pushes Incentives on Old Models

By Colin Bird on Thu Dec 23 03:09:00 GMT-06:00 2010

Kia seems to be playing second fiddle in the U.S. to its Korean cousin, Hyundai, which sells nearly 50% more vehicles in America than Kia, and the automaker is growing more quickly. So it’s not surprising to see Kia offer… Read More

chicagotribune.com's view

By Jim Mateja on Thu Mar 18 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2010

With a nip here, a tuck there, Kia transformed its staid Spectra into a larger sedan catering to older motorists looking for fashionable styling and a roomy, comfortable cabin that they can slip into without taking a deep breath. The… Read More

Cars.com Podcast: 2010 Suzuki Kizashi, 2010 Kia Forte Koup

By David Thomas on Fri Jan 08 06:49:29 GMT-06:00 2010

Some automakers use the letter K when they don’t need to, like Kia with its odd spelling of the Forte Koup. Others, like Suzuki, use it to inspire bellowing out a name, like with Kizashi. Cars.com editors David Thomas and… Read More

Cars.com Reviews the 2010 Kia Forte Koup

By Stephen Markley on Tue Dec 15 05:55:00 GMT-06:00 2009

With its attention to styling and interior quality, the 2010 Kia Forte Koup will try to make a pass at the compact-car-buying crowd, but it faces some tough competitors like the Honda Civic. Will Kia be able to make a… Read More

Our view: 2010 Kia Forte Koup

By David Thomas on Mon Dec 14 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2009

Kia introduced its new Forte sedan in 2009, re-establishing the company as a player in the compact-car segment with an affordable alternative to the Honda Civic and Toyota Corolla. The Koup aims to do the same versus other two-doors, but… Read More

2010 Kia Forte Koup Video

By Stephen Markley on Fri Dec 11 02:44:00 GMT-06:00 2009

The 2010 Kia Forte Koup is so close to its competitors in cost that the decision to buy it might come down to a number of individual features. Cars.com reviewer David Thomas takes you through some of those features in… Read More

Cars.com Podcast: Quick Drives

By David Thomas on Mon Oct 19 05:07:06 GMT-06:00 2009

The editors drove a ton of upcoming new models at a recent rally, including the 2010 Mercedes-Benz S400 hybrid, the 2010 Mazda Mazdaspeed3, 2010 Kia Forte Koup and the 2009 Infiniti G37 convertible. That’s a lot of new metal to… Read More

2010 Kia Forte Koup at 2009 New York Auto Show

By David Thomas on Thu Apr 09 05:44:04 GMT-06:00 2009

Competes with: Honda Civic coupe, Ford Focus coupe, Chevy Cobalt coupe Looks like: Kia is going to be a real player in the compact segment Drivetrain: 156-hp, 2.0-liter four-cylinder with CVT, or 173-hp, 2.4-liter four-cylinder with six-speed manual or five-speed… Read More