Powering the 2018 Kia Forte is a 2-liter I4 that makes 164 hp @ 6200 rpm and 151 lb.-ft. @ 4000 rpm. It is mated to a 6-Speed Automatic. The 2018 Kia Forte takes 8.2 seconds to get to 60 mph from a standstill and - seconds for the quarter-mile.

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2018 Kia Forte 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPH
EX 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 6A)
LX 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 6A)
LX 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 6M)
S 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 6A)
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8.2 sec

2018 Kia Forte vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

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2017 Kia Forte 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPH
EX 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 6A)
LX 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 6M)
LX 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 6A)
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8.2 sec
S 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 6A)
8.7 sec

2017 Kia Forte vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

2016 Kia Forte 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPH
EX 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 6A)
LX 4dr Sedan (1.8L 4cyl 6A)
LX 4dr Sedan (1.8L 4cyl 6M)
+2 More
10 sec

2016 Kia Forte vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHStanding 1/4-mileTop SpeedBraking (60 - 0 MPH)
2016 Kia Forte10 sec---
2016 Volkswagen Jetta6.3 - 9.2 sec---
2016 Hyundai Accent9 sec---
2016 Nissan Sentra6.9 - 9.5 sec---
2016 Toyota Corolla6.2 - 9.8 sec---
2016 Subaru Impreza9 sec---
2016 Chevrolet Cruze7.6 - 8.7 sec15.9 - 16.7 sec125 mph120 ft.
2016 Honda Civic6.8 - 8.6 sec---
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