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2023 Kia Forte MPG Ratings

2023 Kia Forte Front Grille
 

The Kia Forte’s approachable starting MSRP, sophisticated design, and impressive mpg ratings make it a great choice for Raleigh drivers who need a reliable commuter car. How efficient is the Kia Forte, exactly? It can earn up to 41 mpg on the highway — an impressive feat, even for a compact car. Below, you can explore more about the Kia Forte’s fuel efficiency. When you’re ready, browse our new Kia Forte inventory to find a model with the gas mileage you need! 

 

 


2023 Kia Forte Gas Mileage by Trim Level

For 2023, the Kia Forte sedan offers two engines: a 2.0L 4-cylinder and a stronger turbocharged 1.6L 4-cylinder. If you choose the 2.0L variation, you can expect slightly higher fuel economy. Compare the mpg ratings for both Kia Forte engines below: 

2023 Kia Forte LX (2.0L 4-Cylinder Engine and Intelligent CVT)

  • Highway: 41 mpg
  • City: 30 mpg
  • Combined: 34 mpg

2023 Kia Forte LXS (2.0L 4-Cylinder Engine andIntelligent CVT)

  • Highway: 39 mpg 
  • City: 28 mpg
  • Combined: 32 mpg

2023 Kia Forte GT-Line (2.0L 4-Cylinder Engine and Intelligent CVT)

  • Highway: 39 mpg
  • City: 29 mpg
  • Combined: 33 mpg

2023 Kia Forte GT (1.6L 4-Cylinder Engine and 7-Speed Dual-Clutch Automatic)

  • Highway: 35 mpg
  • City: 27 mpg
  • Combined: 30 mpg

2023 Kia Forte GT Manual (1.6L 4-Cylinder Engine and 6-Speed Manual Transmission)

  • Highway: 31 mpg
  • City: 22 mpg
  • Combined: 26 mpg

2023 Kia Forte Engines

The two Kia Forte engines offer plenty of power for your everyday drives, as well as greater efficiency. There are some power differences to note, though. While the 2.0L 4-cylinder is the more fuel-efficient of the two, the turbocharged 1.6L delivers a more forceful punch of power. Here’s a quick compare of your two engine choices: 

2.0L 4-Cylinder Engine (Included with the LX, LXS, and GT-Line) 

  • 147 hp
  • 132 lb-ft of torque

1.6L 4-Cylinder Turbocharged Engine (Included with the GT and GT Manual)

  • 201 hp
  • 195 lb-ft of torque

Hit the Cary Roads in an Efficient New Kia Forte 

If you’re ready to experience the 2023 Kia Forte in person, Hendrick Kia of Cary is standing by to help you schedule a test drive in Cary. Simply contact us online or call us at (833) 756-7614 to book an appointment. Our dealership is easily accessible from neighboring areas like Durham, and we’re always offering new vehicle specials to make your next purchase more affordable.


2022 Kia Forte Gas Mileage by Trim Level

Are you searching for a fuel-efficient new sedan that can help you spend more time exploring Raleigh and less time at the pump? The new Kia Forte should be at the top of your list! The 2022 Kia Forte mpg reaches an EPA-estimated 31 mpg city/41 mpg highway in the FE trim with an Intelligent continuously Variable Transmission. Depending on the transmission and engine in the Kia Forte configuration you choose, the Kia Forte mpg will vary. Check out the Kia Forte GT mpg and compare it to other options, below!

Compare the Kia Forte MPG Per Trim Level

The standard engine in the 2022 Kia forte is a strong 2.0L 4-Cylinder, but if you desire greater muscle out on the Durham roads, you can upgrade to a Turbocharged 1.6L 4-Cylinder engine in the Kia Forte GT and GT Manual trims. However, with this upgrade, you will see a difference in Forte mpg ratings. Compare options like the Kia Forte GT mpg to the standard model, below:

Kia Forte FE – Intelligent continuously Variable Transmission (IVT)

Kia Forte Gas Mileage (EPA estimated)

  • City – 31 mpg
  • Highway – 41 mpg
  • Combined – 35 mpg

Kia Forte LXS & GT-Line – Intelligent continuously Variable Transmission (IVT)

Kia Forte Gas Mileage (EPA estimated)

  • City – 29 mpg
  • Highway – 39 mpg
  • Combined – 33 mpg

Kia Forte GT – 7-Speed Dual-Clutch Automatic Transmission (DCT)

Kia Forte Gas Mileage (EPA estimated)

  • City – 27 mpg
  • Highway – 35 mpg
  • Combined – 30 mpg

Kia Forte GT Manual – 6-Speed Manual Transmission

Kia Forte Gas Mileage (EPA estimated) 

  • City – 22 mpg
  • Highway – 31 mpg
  • Combined– 26 mpg

More Noteworthy Kia Forte Specs

In the Forte, Kia mpg skyrockets to impressive levels. You will love spending less time and money at the gas stations around Apex, but competitive fuel economy isn’t the only thing the 2022 Forte has going for it! There are tons of appealing features in the Kia Forte interior, and you’ll love the driving dynamics offered in GT trims. Check out just a few noteworthy Forte specs, below:

  • 201 hp (GT Trim)
  • 195 lb-ft of torque (GT Trim)
  • Heated and ventilated seats
  • Standard auto emergency braking technology
  • Smart key with push-button start
  • 60/40 split-folding rear seats

Experience the New Kia Forte at Hendrick Kia of Cary

Head to Hendrick Kia of Cary when the time is right to trade in your current vehicle for a new Kia Forte! We offer an exciting range of Kia Forte colors and trims in Cary. If you have any questions before heading over, contact us and we’ll be happy to offer more details! It’s not only in the Forte where Kia mpg shines — check out the 2022 Kia Soul mpg to learn more.

 

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