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2014 Kia Forte Koup: Photo Gallery

By Jennifer Geiger  on March 27, 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 March 27, 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 January 30, 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 December 23, 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

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

By David Thomas  on January 8, 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 December 15, 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

2010 Kia Forte Koup Video

By Stephen Markley  on December 11, 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 October 19, 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 April 9, 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

2010 Kia Forte Koup: Up Close

By Kelsey Mays  on April 8, 2009

When Kia unveiled the Forte Koup a couple hours ago amid a sea of luxury fluff, questionable designs and face-lifted-for-2010 models at the New York auto show, it was the first car to leave me impressed and without reservations. Kia… Read More