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2012 Kia Forte

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Fuel Economy:
City 26/Hwy 36/Comb 29 MPG
Max Seating: 5
Doors: 4 Engine: 4-Cyl, 2.0 Liter
Drivetrain: FWD Transmission: Automatic, 6-Spd w/Overdrive & Sportmatic
EPA Class: Midsize Cars Body Style: Sedan
Country of Origin: Korea Country of Assembly: Korea
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Engine
4-Cyl, 2.0 Liter 
Transmission
Automatic, 6-Spd w/Overdrive & Sportmatic 
Manual, 6-Spd w/Overdrive 
Drivetrain
FWD 
Braking and Traction
Traction Control 
Stability Control 
ABS (4-Wheel) 
Comfort and Convenience
Keyless Entry 
Keyless Start 
Air Conditioning 
Steering
Power Steering 
Tilt Wheel 
Entertainment and Instrumentation
AM/FM Stereo 
CD (Single Disc) 
MP3 (Single Disc) 
Premium Sound 
SiriusXM Satellite 
Bluetooth Wireless 
Safety and Security
Dual Air Bags 
Side Air Bags 
F&R Head Curtain Air Bags 
Exterior
Rear Spoiler 
Wheels and Tires
Steel Wheels 
Alloy Wheels 
Premium Wheels 
Premium Wheels 19"+ 
Powertrain
Engine 4-Cyl, 2.0 Liter
Horsepower 156 @ 6200 RPM
Torque 144 @ 4300 RPM
Fuel Economy City 26/Hwy 36/Comb 29 MPG
Bore x Stroke 3.39 x 3.39
Compression Ratio 10.5
Fuel Type Gas
Fuel Induction Multi Fuel Injection
Valve Train Dual Overhead Cam
Valves Per Cylinder 4
Total Number Valves 16
Transmission Automatic, 6-Spd w/Overdrive & Sportmatic
Drivetrain FWD
Transfer Case -
Dimensions
Fuel Capacity 13.7 gallons
Wheel Base 104.3 inches
Overall Length 178.3 inches
Width with Mirrors 69.9 inches
Width without Mirrors -
Height 57.5 inches
Curb Weight 2729 lbs.
Tires / Wheel Size P195/65R15
Rear Tires / Wheel Size -
Turning Radius 33.9 feet
Standard Axle Ratio -
Minimum Ground Clearance 5.9 inches
Maximum Ground Clearance -
Maximum GVWR -
Maximum Towing -
Payload Base Capacity -
Head Room: Front 40.0 inches
Head Room: Rear 37.6 inches
Leg Room: Front 43.3 inches
Leg Room: Rear 35.0 inches
Shoulder Room: Front 55.7 inches
Shoulder Room: Rear 54.7 inches
EPA Passenger -
EPA Trunk or Cargo 14.7 cu.ft.
EPA Total Interior 96.8 cu.ft.
Truck Bed Volume -
 
Safety
Standard Airbag Driver
Passenger
Front Head Curtain
Front Side
Rear Head Curtain
Child Door Locks Standard
Engine Immobilizer Not Available
Traction Control -
Communication System -
 
Warranty Information
Basic 5 years or 60000 miles
Powertrain 5 years or 60000 miles
Corrosion/Rust Thru 5 years or 100000 miles
Roadside Assistance Program 5 years or 60000 miles
Hybrid/Electric Components -
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