(Posted on Jul 19, 2018 at 02:00PM by Darby Riales)
Loaded with upscale features and easy-to-use electronics, the 2014 Kia Forte LX is a great choice for anyone looking for a bargain. Ranked in the top 20 Compact Cars by U.S. News & World Report, this model can carry up to five passengers comfortably. Adults over 6-ft can sit in the back, and the trunk offers 14.9 cubic feet of space.
Powered by a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine, the Forte generates 148 hp and 131 lb-ft of torque. Equipped with front-wheel drive and a six-speed automatic transmission, it has a fuel economy set at 29 mpg combined (25 city/36 highway). In performance tests conducted by experts at Edmunds, this spry sedan went from zero to 60 mph in 8.1 seconds.
The base LX trim level includes 15-inch steel wheels and air conditioning. The driver’s seat and tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel are both adjustable to suit your height. The 6-speaker stereo system delivers high-quality audio, and Bluetooth connectivity enables hands-free calling.
Want to try one out for yourself? Get in touch with Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington to schedule a test drive in a pre-owned Kia Forte today!