Test Drive 2015 KIA Forte near Littleton Denver CO

2015 KIA Forte

Test Drive 2015 KIA Forte near Denver Littleton CO

One of the best new compact sedans from KIA is the 2015 Forte, and interested buyers who want to test drive 2015 KIA Forte can visit an Arapahoe KIA in Greenwood Village to talk to an associate. The new exterior style is larger and has updated details and trim, so drivers familiar with past models will be happily surprised by the changes. A great way to find out about the features offered by the new sedan is to test drive 2015 KIA Forte near Denver Littleton CO, and it will immediately become clear that the interior cabin has added room for passengers, especially in the front seat where most people spend the majority of their time. The styling and design of the interior is beautifully understated, and the materials used to make the arm rests, cup holders, steering wheel and dashboard are some of the highest-quality materials KIA has put in its vehicles.


KIA Forte InteriorProspective buyers wanting to test drive the 2015 Forte will be interested in the leather steering wheel and leather shift knob, which give the interior an elegant, understated look. The EX and SX models come standard with front center armrests, rear center armrests, split center folding seats and heated and ventilated front bucket seats. The interior material is cloth, but both the EX and SX models offer leather upholstery as an additional option. Another great option is a power-controlled driver seat for the EX model, and both models come with steering wheel-mounted stereo controls, MP3 player technology and satellite radio with a free three-month trial subscription to Sirius XM Radio. One of the highlights of owning a KIA is using the UVO infotainment system, which offers the option of an assisted navigation system and Internet connectivity. The 2015 design offers more passenger and driver space than previous models, so buyers may want to test drive 2015 KIA Forte near Denver Littleton CO to find out more.

KIA Forte Exterior

The exterior has also changed from previous versions, and the vehicle is now longer and wider while keeping the same height. The curves and contours offer very nice curb appeal, and buyers can choose from a wide range of modern colors. Both the EX and SX models have mirror-mounted turn signal indicators, power rear-view mirrors and heated door mirrors, and the SX comes with dual exhaust pipes. Both models have the added option of a rear spoiler, and they both come in three types of body styles. There is a choice of a coup, hatchback or compact sedan, and each style has a similar swooping exterior with large front windows and upswept tail lights. Buyers wanting to test drive 2015 KIA Forte will be glad they visited an Arapahoe KIA in Greenwood Village. A test drive of the 2015 KIA is the best way to experience all the new features and get a feel for the way the car handles.

KIA Forte Powertrain

The powertrain is where the 2015 Forte really excels, and drivers have commented on the car's powerful acceleration and excellent fuel economy, along with its strong torque and responsive handling. Both models have front wheel drive and come standard with manual transmission. There is an option to get an automatic transmission as well as sequential sport shift and mode select transmission. The EX has a 2.0-liter four cylinder engine, while the SX has a 1.6-liter four cylinder. The larger engine gets 22 MPG in the city and 29 MPG on the highway, while the smaller engine gets 24 MPG and 33 MPG, respectively. The EX has 173 HP at 6,500 RPMs, and the SX has 201 HP at 6,000 RPMs. While they both offer excellent, responsive handling, the SX has slightly better acceleration power than the EX, which has somewhat better fuel economy.

KIA Forte Mechanical

The mechanical features of the 2015 Forte are excellent, and both the EX and SX models come standard with most features. Both models come with electric power steering, speed-sensing steering, alloy wheels, independent front wheel suspension and a tire pressure monitoring system. The base models come with analog instrumentation, but there is an optional upgrade to get electronic instruments. They both come with automatic headlights, a trip computer, tachometer and variable intermittent windshield wipers, and both models offer high-intensity discharge headlights as an added option. The front fog headlights and delay-off headlights are great convenience features, and so are the outside temperature display and rear window defroster. Buyers wanting to test drive 2015 KIA Forte near Denver Littleton CO should contact an Arapahoe KIA in Greenwood Village soon to check out all the great features that come standard with the EX and SX models, as well as all three body styles.

KIA Forte Safety

The new Forte has a long list of great safety features, including anti-locking brakes, occupant-sensing airbags, a panic alarm, electronic stability and traction control. There is an assisted braking feature that makes emergency stops much easier to control, and both the EX and SX models come standard with overhead airbags, dual front side-impact airbags and dual front-impact airbags. The SX comes standard with a security immobilizer, and the EX offers this feature as an added option. There is a panic alarm included with both models, as well. The KIA Forte scored well on crash tests performed by the U.S. government and the IIHS, and its safety features are improved over previous years. It scored four stars on the federal front-impact crash tests and received overall good safety ratings from the IIHS crash tests, which are very rigorous and extensive. Contact Arapahoe KIA to Test Drive the 2015 KIA Forte.The KIA Forte is one of the most economical, stylish and feature-packed compact sedans on the market, and the added passenger and driver leg room makes it even more comfortable than previous models. The efficient and powerful engines available in the EX and SX models provide more than enough power for passing cars on the freeway and merging with fast-moving traffic. Buyers who want to test drive 2015 KIA Forte should visit an Arapahoe KIA in Greenwood Village to talk to an associate.

*The above information is regarding the base model
2015 KIA Forte.  Standard specs and features may change from year to year. Contact Arapahoe Kia  with any questions regarding the new or used vehicle you're inquiring about.