2014 Kia Forte 4-Door Sedan Automatic LX Specs

4-Door Sedan Automatic LX
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan Automatic LX
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 25 mpg City/36 mpg Hwy
Engine Regular Unleaded I-4, 1.8 L
EPA Class Mid-Size Cars
Style Name 4dr Sdn Auto LX
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic -inc: active eco system and sportmatic, 3.065 Axle Ratio

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size Cars
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2776
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 53.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 96.2
Second Head Room (in) 37.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.1
Second Hip Room (in) 53.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.1
Second Leg Room (in) 35.9
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 106.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 62
Height, Overall (in) 56.5
Length, Overall (in) 179.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5
Track Width, Front (in) 61.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.9

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Order Code NA
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 131 @ 4700
Fuel System MPI
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 148 @ 6500
Displacement 1.8 L/110
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.40
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.39
Trans Order Code NA
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.73
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.44
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.83
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.06
Brakes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Steering
Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8
Tires
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size NA
Front Tire Size P195/65HR15
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 X 6
Spare Wheel Material NA
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 X 6
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) NA
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor Yes
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
ABS And Driveline Traction Control
Side Impact Beams
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
Low Tire Pressure Warning
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
Airbag Occupancy Sensor
Rear Child Safety Locks
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3...

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 60,000
Basic Years 5
Corrosion Miles/km 100,000
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 100,000
Drivetrain Years 10
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 60,000
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90
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