Compare 5 trims on the 2021 Kia Forte

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, and aren’t overpaying for those you don’t want.


Our comparison will help you prioritize the trims that are right for you.

Style
EX IVT
Inventory price
Starting at $23,090
MPG
33 combined MPG
Engine
147.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
CVT Transmission
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Color
5 exterior
Seating
5
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Style
FE Manual FE IVT
Inventory price
Starting at $17,890 Starting at $18,790
MPG
31 combined MPG 35 combined MPG
Engine
147.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 147.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
M/T CVT Transmission
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Color
3 exterior
3 exterior
Seating
5 5
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Style
GT DCT GT Manual
Inventory price
Starting at $22,790 Starting at $23,390
MPG
30 combined MPG 28 combined MPG
Engine
201.0-hp, 1.6-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 201.0-hp, 1.6-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
7-Speed A/T M/T
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Color
5 exterior
5 exterior
Seating
5 5
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Style
GT-Line IVT
Inventory price
Starting at $20,490
MPG
33 combined MPG
Engine
147.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
CVT Transmission
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Color
6 exterior
Seating
5
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Style
LXS IVT
Inventory price
Starting at $19,390
MPG
33 combined MPG
Engine
147.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
CVT Transmission
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Color
7 exterior
Seating
5
Full specs
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