2011 Kia Forte5 Specifications

New Base MSRP
$16,695.00 - $24,795.00
Used Average PriceN/A

Trim

SX Luxury
LX Plus
SX
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EX
LX
New Base MSRP
$24,795.00
Fuel Consumption
8.9Aut. City
6.2Aut. Hwy
9.2Man. City
6.2Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Suspension Category
sport
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P215/45R17
Spare Tire
compact

Mechanical

Engine
2.4L L4 DOHC 16-valve
Transmission
6 speed manual
Number of Speeds
6-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Overdrive
yes
Transmission (Optional)
6 speed automatic
Number of Speeds (Optional)
6-speed
Transmission Operation (Optional)
automatic with manual mode
Overdrive (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled (Optional)
yes
Transmission Paddle Shift (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Am/Fm Stereo Radio With Auxiliary Input Jack And Usb Port
yes
Cd/Mp3 Player
yes
6 Speakers
6
Roof-Mounted Antenna
flexible antenna
Steering Wheel-Mounted Audio Controls
on steering wheel
Sirius Satellite Radio With 3-Month Subscription
SIRIUS satellite radio with 3-month subscription
Power Door Locks
yes
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Down Feature
yes
Cruise Control
yes
Courtesy Lights
yes
Illuminated Entry With Fade-Out
yes
Front Reading Lights
front
Cabin Air Filter
yes
Driver-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Front Passenger-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Auto-Dimming Day/Night Rear View Mirror
auto day/night sensor
Bluetooth Wireless Technology
yes
Tilt And Telescopic Steering Wheel
manual tilt / telescopic
Automatic Climate Control
auto climate control
2 12-Volt Power Outlets
2
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Window Wiper
yes
Windshield Wiper Defroster
yes
Navigation System
Navigation system
Remote Keyless Entry
yes
Intelligent Key System (Optional)
yes

Exterior Details

Bumper Colour
body-color
Door Handles
body-color
Grille
chrome
Mudguard
Front and rear
Headlight Type
halogen
Headlight Auto-Off
yes
Front Fog Lights
yes
Sunroof
power, glass
Exterior Mirror Colour
black
Heated Exterior Mirrors
yes
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Rear Window Defroster
yes
Tinted Glass
yes
Headlight Auto-On
yes

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Spicy Red Metallic,
Santorini Blue,
Titanium Metallic,
Metal Bronze Metallic,
Clear White,
Black Orchid,
Competition Red,
Sterling Metallic,

Interior Colours

Black,

Safety

Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Anti-Lock Brakes
yes
Brake Assist
yes
Ignition Disable
yes
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Side Airbag
yes
Child Seat Anchor
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Front Seat Belts
height adjustable
Rear Seat Belts
height adjustable
Length (mm)
4340
Width (mm)
1775
Height (mm)
1460
Wheelbase (mm)
2650
Front Headroom (mm)
1015
Rear Headroom (mm)
975
Front Legroom (mm)
1100
Rear Legroom (mm)
890
Cargo Capacity (L)
438
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
52
Curb Weight (kg)
1261

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
60
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
100
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
60
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
100
Maintenance (Months)
12
Maintenance (in 1,000km)
20
Emission (Months)
96
Emission (in 1,000km)
130
New Base MSRP
$19,295.00
Fuel Consumption
8.0Aut. City
5.6Aut. Hwy
8.2Man. City
5.7Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
steel wheels with covers
Tires
P195/65R15
Rear Tire
P195/65R15
Spare Tire
compact

Mechanical

Engine
2.0L L4 DOHC 16-valve
Transmission
6 speed manual
Number of Speeds
6-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Overdrive
yes
Transmission (Optional)
6 speed automatic
Number of Speeds (Optional)
6-speed
Transmission Operation (Optional)
automatic with manual mode
Overdrive (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Am/Fm Stereo Radio With Auxiliary Input Jack And Usb Port
yes
Cd/Mp3 Player
yes
4 Speakers
4
Roof-Mounted Antenna
flexible antenna
Steering Wheel-Mounted Audio Controls
on steering wheel
Power Door Locks
yes
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Down Feature
yes
Courtesy Lights
yes
Illuminated Entry With Fade-Out
yes
Front Reading Lights
front
Cabin Air Filter
yes
Driver-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Front Passenger-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Day/Night Rear View Mirror
day/night
Bluetooth Wireless Technology
yes
Tilt Steering Wheel
manual tilt
2 12-Volt Power Outlets
2
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Window Wiper
yes
Remote Keyless Entry
yes
Air Conditioning
manual A/C

Exterior Details

Bumper Colour
body-color
Door Handles
body-color
Grille
chrome
Mudguard
Front and rear
Headlight Type
halogen
Exterior Mirror Colour
body-color
Heated Exterior Mirrors
yes
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Rear Window Defroster
yes
Tinted Glass
yes

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Black Orchid,
Spicy Red Metallic,
Metal Bronze Metallic,
Clear White,
Titanium Metallic,
Santorini Blue,
Sterling Metallic,
Competition Red,

Interior Colours

Black,

Safety

Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Anti-Lock Brakes
yes
Brake Assist
yes
Ignition Disable
yes
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Side Airbag
yes
Child Seat Anchor
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Front Seat Belts
height adjustable
Rear Seat Belts
height adjustable
Length (mm)
4340
Width (mm)
1775
Height (mm)
1460
Wheelbase (mm)
2650
Front Headroom (mm)
1015
Rear Headroom (mm)
975
Front Legroom (mm)
1100
Rear Legroom (mm)
890
Cargo Capacity (L)
550
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
52
Curb Weight (kg)
1261

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
60
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
100
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
60
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
100
Maintenance (Months)
12
Maintenance (in 1,000km)
20
Emission (Months)
96
Emission (in 1,000km)
130
New Base MSRP
$22,495.00
Fuel Consumption
8.9Aut. City
6.2Aut. Hwy
9.2Man. City
6.2Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P215/45R17
Spare Tire
compact
Suspension Category
sport

Mechanical

Engine
2.4L L4 DOHC 16-valve
Transmission
6 speed manual
Number of Speeds
6-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Overdrive
yes
Transmission (Optional)
6 speed automatic
Number of Speeds (Optional)
6-speed
Transmission Operation (Optional)
automatic with manual mode
Overdrive (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled (Optional)
yes
Transmission Paddle Shift
yes
Computer Controlled
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Am/Fm Stereo Radio With Auxiliary Input Jack And Usb Port
yes
Cd/Mp3 Player
yes
6 Speakers
6
Roof-Mounted Antenna
flexible antenna
Steering Wheel-Mounted Audio Controls
on steering wheel
Power Door Locks
yes
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Down Feature
yes
Courtesy Lights
yes
Illuminated Entry With Fade-Out
yes
Front Reading Lights
front
Cabin Air Filter
yes
Driver-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Front Passenger-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Day/Night Rear View Mirror
day/night
Bluetooth Wireless Technology
yes
Tilt And Telescopic Steering Wheel
manual tilt / telescopic
Automatic Climate Control
auto climate control
2 12-Volt Power Outlets
2
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Window Wiper
yes
Windshield Wiper Defroster
yes
Sirius Satellite Radio With 3-Month Subscription
SIRIUS satellite radio with 3-month subscription
Cruise Control
yes
Remote Keyless Entry
yes

Exterior Details

Bumper Colour
body-color
Door Handles
body-color
Grille
chrome
Mudguard
Front and rear
Headlight Type
halogen
Exterior Mirror Colour
black
Heated Exterior Mirrors
yes
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Rear Window Defroster
yes
Tinted Glass
yes
Headlight Auto-Off
yes
Front Fog Lights
yes
Sunroof
power, glass

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Metal Bronze Metallic,
Black Orchid,
Competition Red,
Sterling Metallic,
Clear White,
Spicy Red Metallic,
Titanium Metallic,
Santorini Blue,

Interior Colours

Black,

Safety

Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Anti-Lock Brakes
yes
Brake Assist
yes
Ignition Disable
yes
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Side Airbag
yes
Child Seat Anchor
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Front Seat Belts
height adjustable
Rear Seat Belts
height adjustable
Length (mm)
4340
Width (mm)
1775
Height (mm)
1460
Wheelbase (mm)
2650
Front Headroom (mm)
1015
Rear Headroom (mm)
975
Front Legroom (mm)
1100
Rear Legroom (mm)
890
Cargo Capacity (L)
438
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
52
Curb Weight (kg)
1261

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
60
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
100
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
60
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
100
Maintenance (Months)
12
Maintenance (in 1,000km)
20
Emission (Months)
96
Emission (in 1,000km)
130
New Base MSRP
$19,195.00
Fuel Consumption
8.0Aut. City
5.6Aut. Hwy
8.2Man. City
5.7Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P205/55R16
Spare Tire
compact

Mechanical

Engine
2.0L L4 DOHC 16-valve
Transmission
6 speed manual
Number of Speeds
6-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Overdrive
yes
Transmission (Optional)
6 speed automatic
Number of Speeds (Optional)
6-speed
Transmission Operation (Optional)
automatic with manual mode
Overdrive (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Am/Fm Stereo Radio With Auxiliary Input Jack And Usb Port
yes
Cd/Mp3 Player
yes
6 Speakers
6
Roof-Mounted Antenna
flexible antenna
Steering Wheel-Mounted Audio Controls
on steering wheel
Power Door Locks
yes
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Down Feature
yes
Courtesy Lights
yes
Illuminated Entry With Fade-Out
yes
Front Reading Lights
front
Cabin Air Filter
yes
Driver-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Front Passenger-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Day/Night Rear View Mirror
day/night
Bluetooth Wireless Technology
yes
Tilt And Telescopic Steering Wheel
manual tilt / telescopic
2 12-Volt Power Outlets
2
Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Window Wiper
yes
Air Conditioning
manual A/C
Windshield Wiper Defroster
yes
Remote Keyless Entry
yes
Cruise Control
yes

Exterior Details

Bumper Colour
body-color
Door Handles
body-color
Grille
chrome
Mudguard
Front and rear
Headlight Type
halogen
Exterior Mirror Colour
black
Heated Exterior Mirrors
yes
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Rear Window Defroster
yes
Tinted Glass
yes
Sunroof (Optional)
power, glass

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Clear White,
Black Orchid,
Metal Bronze Metallic,
Sterling Metallic,
Santorini Blue,
Spicy Red Metallic,
Titanium Metallic,
Competition Red,

Interior Colours

Black,

Safety

Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Anti-Lock Brakes
yes
Brake Assist
yes
Ignition Disable
yes
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Side Airbag
yes
Child Seat Anchor
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Front Seat Belts
height adjustable
Rear Seat Belts
height adjustable
Length (mm)
4340
Width (mm)
1775
Height (mm)
1460
Wheelbase (mm)
2650
Front Headroom (mm)
1015
Rear Headroom (mm)
975
Front Legroom (mm)
1100
Rear Legroom (mm)
890
Cargo Capacity (L)
550
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
52
Curb Weight (kg)
1261

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
60
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
100
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
60
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
100
Maintenance (Months)
12
Maintenance (in 1,000km)
20
Emission (Months)
96
Emission (in 1,000km)
130
New Base MSRP
$16,695.00
Fuel Consumption
8.0Aut. City
5.6Aut. Hwy
8.2Man. City
5.7Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
steel wheels with covers
Spare Tire
compact
Tires
P195/65R15
Rear Tire
P195/65R15

Mechanical

Engine
2.0L L4 DOHC 16-valve
Transmission
6 speed manual
Number of Speeds
6-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Overdrive
yes
Transmission (Optional)
6 speed automatic
Number of Speeds (Optional)
6-speed
Transmission Operation (Optional)
automatic with manual mode
Overdrive (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Variable Intermittent Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Window Wiper
yes
2 12-Volt Power Outlets
2
Day/Night Rear View Mirror
day/night
Driver-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Front Passenger-Side Vanity Mirror
yes
Tilt Steering Wheel
manual tilt
Bluetooth Wireless Technology
yes
Power Door Locks
yes
Power Windows With Driver One-Touch Down Feature
yes
Am/Fm Stereo Radio With Auxiliary Input Jack And Usb Port
yes
Cd/Mp3 Player
yes
Roof-Mounted Antenna
flexible antenna
4 Speakers
4
Cabin Air Filter
yes
Steering Wheel-Mounted Audio Controls
on steering wheel
Courtesy Lights
yes
Illuminated Entry With Fade-Out
yes
Front Reading Lights
front

Exterior Details

Grille
chrome
Bumper Colour
body-color
Exterior Mirror Colour
body-color
Heated Exterior Mirrors
yes
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Headlight Type
halogen
Door Handles
body-color
Tinted Glass
yes
Mudguard
Front and rear
Rear Window Defroster
yes

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Sterling Metallic,
Competition Red,
Santorini Blue,
Metal Bronze Metallic,
Black Orchid,
Titanium Metallic,
Spicy Red Metallic,
Clear White,

Interior Colours

Black,

Safety

Length (mm)
4340
Width (mm)
1775
Height (mm)
1460
Wheelbase (mm)
2650
Front Headroom (mm)
1015
Rear Headroom (mm)
975
Front Legroom (mm)
1100
Rear Legroom (mm)
890
Cargo Capacity (L)
550
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
52
Curb Weight (kg)
1261
Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Side Airbag
yes
Anti-Lock Brakes
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Front Seat Belts
height adjustable
Rear Seat Belts
height adjustable
Ignition Disable
yes
Child Seat Anchor
yes
Brake Assist
yes

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
60
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
100
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
60
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
100
Maintenance (Months)
12
Maintenance (in 1,000km)
20
Emission (Months)
96
Emission (in 1,000km)
130

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