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2017 Kia Forte for Sale in Chicago, IL

2017 Kia Forte

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Performance

A Ride Like Never Before

Streamlined and efficient, the Kia Forte’s ride is nothing less than exceptional. With refined front and rear suspensions and power steering equipped, on top of a steel unibody construction, this compact sedan ensures an agile cruise every time you shift into drive. From its powertrain lineup to its transmission options, every aspect is truly up to par.

Application Dashboard
Technology

The Latest Systems at Your Fingertips

A world of capability awaits you in the Kia Forte every time you take the wheel. You can easily tap into an assortment of amenities, including music, navigation, and smartphone integration, on the optional center touchscreen. There is also a variety of conveniences and entertainment features available to enhance your time on the road.

Forte Interior

Comfort

The Perfect Home Away From Home

Albeit compact, the Forte doesn’t compromise on space or commodious amenities. Adjustable front seating with available heating and ventilating capabilities ensure year-round comfort, while premium materials sprinkle throughout the cabin for a supreme look and feel. Soft-touch surfaces, leather upholstery, and a front center console with a sliding armrest are just a few of the optional amenities.

Kia Driver assist technology
Safety

Where Peace of Mind Comes Standard

With the Forte comes safety – and a lot of it. As one of the most important aspects of a vehicle, you’ll have the utmost confidence on the road with its numerous driver-assist systems available. From long commutes to quick trips, you can count on the Forte for a dependable ride.

Additional Vehicle Information

  • Features
  • Specs

Features

Features

  • Technology
  • Comfort
  • Mechanical
  • Interior
  • Safety
  • Exterior

Technology

Audio System

Auxiliary audio input Bluetooth, jack, USB
Antenna type diversity, mast
In-Dash CD single disc, MP3 Playback
Total speakers 4
Radio AM/FM
Radio data system
Speed sensitive volume control
Satellite radio SiriusXM

Instrumentation

Trip computer
Driver information system
Clock
Gauge tachometer
Digital odometer
External temperature display
Fuel economy display MPG, range
Warnings and reminders low oil level, low fuel level, low washer fluid, tire fill alert
Trip odometer

Telematics

Wireless data link Bluetooth

Comfort

Comfort Features

Shift knob trim urethane
Armrests rear folding
Floor material carpet
Steering wheel trim urethane

Convenience Features

Cupholders front, rear
Steering wheel tilt and telescopic
One-touch windows 1
Cargo area light
Power steering
Retained accessory power
Multi-function remote keyless entry, panic alarm, trunk release
Power windows lockout button
Steering wheel mounted controls audio, phone
Rearview mirror manual day/night
Vanity mirrors dual
Power outlet(s) 12V front
Assist handle rear, front
Center console front console with armrest and storage
Storage door pockets, accessory hook

Air Conditioning

Front air conditioning zones single
Front air conditioning

Mechanical

Suspension

Front shock type monotube
Rear shock type monotube
Front suspension classification independent
Rear suspension classification semi-independent
Front struts MacPherson
Rear suspension type torsion beam
Rear spring type coil
Front stabilizer bar
Front spring type coil
Front suspension type lower control arms

Brakes

Rear brake type disc
Rear brake diameter 10.3
Front brake diameter 11.0
Front brake type ventilated disc
Braking assist
Electronic brakeforce distribution
ABS 4-wheel
Power brakes

Drivetrain

Axle ratio 3.07

Stability and Traction

Stability control
Traction control
Hill holder control

Engine

Battery saver
Alternator 90 amps

Interior

Seats

Driver seat manual adjustments height, 6, reclining
Rear headrests 3, adjustable
Passenger seat manual adjustments 4, reclining
Rear seat folding split
Front headrests 2, adjustable
Front seat type bucket
Upholstery cloth
Rear seat type 60-40 split bench

Seatbelts

Seatbelt pretensioners front
Seatbelt warning sensor front
Rear seatbelts 3-point
Front seatbelts 3-point
Emergency locking retractors front

Steering

Turns lock-to-lock 3.0
Steering ratio 15.7

Safety

Airbags

Airbag deactivation occupant sensing passenger
Side airbags front
Front airbags dual
Side curtain airbags front, rear

Safety

Child safety door locks
Child seat anchors LATCH system
Energy absorbing steering column
Impact sensor door unlock
Body side reinforcements side impact door beams
Emergency interior trunk release
Impact absorbing bumpers
Crumple zones front, rear

Security

2-stage unlocking doors
Anti-theft system alarm with remote
Power door locks auto-locking

Mirrors

Side mirror adjustments power, manual folding
Side mirrors heated

Exterior

Tires and Rims

Wheel covers full
Tire type all season
Wheels steel
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
Spare tire kit

Windows

Window defogger rear
Front wipers variable intermittent
Power windows safety reverse
Solar-tinted glass front, rear

Exterior Features

Front bumper color body-color
Mirror color body-color
Door handle color body-color
Grille color black
Exhaust tip color stainless-steel
Rear bumper color body-color
Window trim black

Lights

Taillights rear center
Headlights halogen

Specs

Specs

Drive Type

Drive Type FWD

Seating

Standard Seating 5
Max Seating 5
Head Room (front) 39.1 in
Head Room (rear) 37.3 in
Hip Room (front) 53.8 in
Hip Room (rear) 53.1 in
Shoulder Room (front) 56.1 in
Shoulder Room (rear) 54.9 in
Leg Room (front) 42.2 in
Leg Room (rear) 35.9 in
Seating Rows 2

Measurements of Size & Shape

Length 179.5 in
Width 70.1 in
Height 56.3 in
Wheelbase 106.3 in
Ground Clearance 5.3 in
Angle of Approach 15 degrees
Angle of Departure 19.9 degrees
Track Width (front) 61.5 in
Track Width (rear) 62 in

Measurements of Weight

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating 3880 lbs
Gross Vehicle Weight Range 3001-4000 lbs
Curb Weight 2855 lbs

Interior Dimensions

Cargo Volume 14.9 cu ft
Passenger Volume 96.2 cu ft

Performance Specifications

Turning Circle 34.8 ft

Fuel Tanks

Fuel Capacity 13.2 Gallons

Wheels and Tires

Front Tire Type P195/65R15
Front Wheel Diameter 15.0 x 6.0 in
Rear Tire Type P195/65R15
Rear Wheel Diameter 15.0 x 6.0 in

Dealership Information

Crash-Test Ratings

2017 Kia Forte 4 DR FWD

Overall
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Front Crash Overall
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Front Crash Driver
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Front Crash Passenger
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Side Crash Overall
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Barrier Overall
N/A
Side Barrier Driver
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Barrier Passenger
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Pole Driver
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Combined Front
N/A
Side Combined Rear
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Rollover
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star

Green Score

EPA Green Score ( California LEV-III SULEV30/PZEV ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
9
1
9
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
6
1
6
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
N/A

EPA Green Score ( Federal Tier 3 Bin 125 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
6
1
6
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
6
1
6
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
N/A

EPA Green Score ( Federal Tier 3 Bin 30 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
8
1
8
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
6
1
6
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
N/A

EPA Green Score ( LEV-II ULEV ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
6
1
6
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
6
1
6
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
N/A

Awards

Award
Best Affordable Small Cars (2017 Model)
- US News

Award
Best Cars for the Money: Finalist (2017 Model)
- US News

Award
Best Vehicles By Class: Midsize Cars (2017 Model)
- GreenerCars.org

Award
Car of the Year: Contender (2017 Model)
- Motor Trend

Award
Drivers Choice: Best New Economy Car - Nominee (2017 Model)
- The Car Connection

Award
Initial Quality: Highest Ranked in Compact Car Segment (2017 Model)
- J.D. Power and Associates

Award
Top Recommended Sedans (2017 Model)
- Edmunds

Contact Information


Testimonials

Thank You for Experience

Bennie Taylor
3-23-2020
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I want to thank both Bennie Taylor and Myself for their straightforward and pleasant purchase experience. Thank you for being flexible and adapting to the challenges we’re presented at the moment. It’s greatly appreciated and I look forward to working with you and the Evergreen Kia team in the future.

Thank you!

Jannette H.
9-15-2017
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Evergreen Kia's service dept and Bryan are awesome. They fixed an unusual AC issue with my 2017 Kia Sportage and then did factory maintenance without being asked and for free. Thanks, Evergreen Kia!

Excellent customer service!!

A Macon
7-14-2017
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Had to be towed for repairs. Another Kia dealer was closer but when I called they were so cold and told me they weren't sure when they could get to me. Called Evergreen KIA was greeted by a voice with a smile. Once I arrived everyone was professional and polite. They assessed the problem, explain the cost and I was in and out. Thank you Evergreen KIA

"Lifetime Customer"

Bonnie
10-17-2017
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Didn't think I would be able to actually walk out with a new vehicle, Gary and Matt helped me achieve that. They got me just what I wanted within my budget. Was there for only an hour. They are really genuine! If you need a vehicle within your budget go see Gary and Matt they can get you what you want! I highly recommend.. Thank you!

"Wonderful, wonderful, wonderful! "

Fford5
8-11-2017
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I bought my first car the other day and I'm so excited. Everyone was so nice and helpful! Keep up the good work guys!

Thanks again

Shawn W.
9-30-2017
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Have purchased two cars from them. Each time was actually pleasant. I hate buying cars. The best part was the paperwork was done in about ten min, not two hours like normal Left the dealership both times feeling like I received a great deal I have used their service dept as well. Rick communicated extremely well. Let me know what was going on each step of the way. Highest recommendation

"Love this dealership"

Kim p
11-13-2016
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Staff was very helpful. Service department knowledgeable, and quick to assist . Have recommended 5 other people to purchase a car at Kia of Evergreen. I look forward to my next visit. And will encourage anyone looking to buy a car go to Kia of Evergreen. You get much more for the money.

"Love my new forte"

wandahicks59
8-23-2016
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

I was so satisfied with my sales associate Brian Binder,I knew I was getting the car before I came in,Brian let me know before I sit all day and waste my time,he was one of the nicest people there,so my experience was excellant with evergreen Kia.I gotta go by and treat Brian to lunch "thanks"

"wonderful experience great service"

shykia610
12-8-2015
Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star Full Star

Great Service friendly people very helpful great deals I recommend everyone to try Evergreen Kia for all auto service needs. Reply to all there surveys with ten please.

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