2018 Kia Forte Rumors, Specs and Release Date

Monday, January 21st 2019. | Kia

The new arrival of Kia Forte has not been officially confirmed, however, the coming rumors are just excited to disclose the new details on the future vehicle. The upcoming Forte will be released as 2018 version and targeting one of the auto show for the show up. One thing for certain the auto team is now working hard to bring up the innovative changes and upgrades to make it competitive in current auto competition. It could be compelling news for the Kia huge fans since the 2018 Kia Forte will be valued with the same price as the former model. The detailed components and redesign might not be so obvious but it is quite sufficient for the starting.

2018 Kia Forte Sedan


The outer appearance of new 2018 Kia Forte will be modified to have the better design. Coming up in facelift version, there will be new HID headlights embedded on the front. In spite of the details on the additional elements outside are still restricted yet the impressive styling is still attributed to the Kia car lines.


As typically the modern vehicle, enhancing the latest technological features and premium upholstery is a must. So far, we could see the new 8-inch screen with the center controlling and navigation system is installed on the dashboard panel. Some detailed components for the entertainment and infotainment systems are definitely going to be expanded later on in the next updates.

2018 Kia Forte Side AngleEngine

In terms of performance, the 2018 Kia Forte will be powered with two different engine options. The configuration of a 2.0 liter inline-four with the output of 147 horsepower and 132 pound-feet of torque will be the first option. Another possible engine comes from the engine unit of a 1.4 liter inline-four turbocharged version. The current drivetrain could easily bring out the power at around 128 HP and 156 lb-ft of torque. The information on the transmission and drive system are still unavailable right now.

2018 Kia Forte Rear AngleRelease Date and Price

The information on the price and release date might be the rarest among others. Until the article is written up, not even a single source has made the prediction on it. Apart all, referring to the year model, the 2018 Kia Forte might be premiered sometime in 2017.

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