If you think hatchbacks can never be as good as sedans, think again! Kia has once again brought in a revolutionary model that would change the way you look at hatchback cars. The 2016 Kia Forte5 is equipped with numerous features and enough power to stand toe to toe with any sedan.
The 2016 Kia Forte5 comes with three engine options. The first option is of a 1.8 liter 4-cylinder engine, the second option is a 2.0 liter 4-cylinder engine, and the third choice is a 1.6 liter turbocharged engine. The first engine gives out approximately 148 horsepower and 131 lb-ft of torque, the second engine produces up to 173 horsepower and 154 lb-ft of torque, while the last turbocharged engine gives you 201 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque.
The base engine gives out an average fuel economy of 25 mpg on city roads and 37 mpg on highway roads. Note that all engines come with automatic transmission.
Safety and Security Features
The 2016 Kia Forte5 is equipped with a plethora of safety and security features such as the anti lock brakes, side airbags, stability control, traction control, and side curtain airbags. Moreover, the car also provides you with alerts on speed, emergency crash notification, and roadside assistance.
The 2016 Kia Forte5 is a smart yet fully functional hatchback that does not shy away from giving great power and efficiency. Visit a Kia dealership serving Santa Fe today and get to know more about this classy hatchback.