When it comes to shopping for a new car in Tomball, the 2017 Kia Forte makes for a great choice. Boasting a new engine under the hood, and available in a handful of trim levels with a variety of available features and technologies, this year's Forte is the perfect choice, whether you plan on financing or leasing your next vehicle in the Houston area. To learn more, we encourage you to read on below...
At the heart and soul of the updated Kia Forte, you'll find an all-new 2.0-liter engine. Replacing the Forte's original 1.8-liter engine, the 2.0-liter comes paired to a either a six-speed manual or a new six-speed automatic transmission. Churning out a full 147-horsepower, this new engine will be sure to provide you with all of the power you need to conquer the road ahead.
Also available on this year's Kia Forte are a slew of new driver assistance features including Autonomous Emergency Braking, a Rear Cross Traffic Alert, a Forward Collision Warning and Dynamic Bending Light. Made to inspire confidence and improve safety, you can't go wrong when choosing a new Forte that's equipped with these features.
Available in LX and EX trim levels, Kia has also added a new S trim in to the mix. Opt for the base LX trim level and you'll find standard features such as fully powered accessories, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, Bluetooth handsfree connectivity, and a four-speaker sound system. Step up to the EX and added features include keyless entry and ignition, ambient interior lighting, leather upholstery, heated front seats and dual-zone automatic temperature control.
As for the new S trim level? Adding a sport tuned suspension, this all-new trim level aims to bring out the Forte's sportier side with features such as adjustable drive modes, unique black cloth upholstery featuring white contrast stitching, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob along with a 7-inch touchscreen display featuring Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Kia's Uvo eServices system.
Whether you have questions about the 2017 Kia Forte or are ready to take it out for a spin, we encourage you to peruse our available inventory online and then stop by our showroom for a test drive. Conveniently located in Tomball, TX and just around the corner from Houston and Spring, we look forward to welcoming you in to our new Kia dealership soon.