2010 Kia Forte Sedan Priced from $14,200 in the U.S.

12 06 2009

Kia Motors has revealed information that the new 2010 Forte Sedan will start at $14,200 in base LX trim, which includes a delivery charge of $695. The mid-level Forte EX will start at $16,490 and the top shelf SX model will begin at $17,890. The Forte LX and EX are powered by a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine producing 156HP and 144lb-ft of torque that can be entangled to also a normal 5-speed manual gearbox or a electronically controlled 4-speed automatic transmission.

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The range-topping Forte SX perfect skin an upgraded 2.4-liter inline four-cylinder engine, which delivers 173 horsepower, and is untaken with a measure six-velocity guide gearbox or an elective five-race sure transmission with Sportmatic. In provisos of fuel cheap, the 2.0-liter engine income 25/34 mpg (city/highway) when mated to also the five-alacrity handbook or four-zoom reflex transmissions, while the 2.4-liter engine turns out 22/32 mpg when matching with the six-tempo manual and 23/31 mpg with the five-speed certain. And we have no information on whether hybrid version sold in the United States.

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2009 Kia Forte – New Flagship Sedan (first official images)

22 08 2008

Kia has finally presented it’s all-new Forte. It seems like we have been waiting at this day to come eternally, but it’s finally here, and at last, we can show you the car that has been eagerly awaited by many Kia fans around the world.

The Forte model is a very important vehicle for Kia Motors. It was urban not only to follow it’s best selling Kia classical (Spectra/Cerato), but also to show the world that Kia is competent of structure good, feature and attractive cars at the same time.

New Kia Forte has been integral with 1.6-liter petrol and 1,6 diesel engine. The gasoline engine puts out 121 brake horsepower, while the diesel engine packs a most harvest of 128 brake horsepower. Both engines outperform domestic competitors in language of authority and fuel consumption. The Forte will also be available with more vigorous 2,0L engine that will be added to the vary later.

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New Kia VG Sedan Spied on Road (spy photo)

6 08 2008

KGP spy photographers caught new Kia VG Sedan out testing in the desert recently, it won’t be session out of the near-luxury segment for much longer. As part of the ambiguously managed Korean duo’s rally towards a wider meeting and greater point, the VG vehicle shares bits with the Hyunda Azera hulk, but gets single sheetmetal and clear bits. Between stops at tourist destinations, we can see the Kia is generous some smart (and Audi-like) LED tail light and frenched exhaust tips a-la Lexus LS460. Those Koreans, always borrowing styling rudiments.

Reportedly system-named VG within the ranks of Kia’s product development players, the big Kia is likely to divide mechanical bits with Hyundai’s Azera. Our newest shots disclose some more basics of the VG’s nicely nuanced shape, plus its interesting fencing, the elongated headlights, striking LED tail-light, and nicely integrated exhaust tips. The VG Sedan is projected to reach Kia showrooms sometime behind 2009 as a 2010 form.

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