Kia Forte Trim Levels

2018 Kia Forte

You love the feeling of soaring down the roads of Avon, Indianapolis, and Plainfield like a champion of the racetrack. And with the 2018 Kia Forte as your sidekick, you’ll always know how to tackle any obstacle thrown your way.

No matter what your needs for the road may be, this robust titan offers up the perfect option to suit your lifestyle.

So, to choose the version of this vehicle that’s best for you, let’s dive into this Kia Forte Trim Levels guide created by Andy Mohr KIA. Once you’ve scoped out all the high-tech gadgets, you’ll be surging down your route at the helm of your ideal automobile.

2018 Kia Forte LX

Kia Forte LX Blue

Regardless what you want to accomplish during the day, your expectations should be exceeded across the board. That’s why the 2018 Kia Forte LX comes adorned with a variety of performance, technology, and safety features that’ll keep you feeling your best on the road.

For example, this sporty sedan packs a punch of performance with its 2.0-liter motor that dominates your path with 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque.

To provide you with seamless gear shifts, this vehicle pairs all that muscle with an available 6-speed Sportmatic® transmission. That way, you’ll be met with the perfect dose of force when you press your foot against the accelerator.

And, of course, you can’t forget about technology. This car presents a sleek audio system with tons of innovative options to choose from during your next trip, including SiriusXM® and more.

On top of that, this agile road-cruiser keeps you confident that you’re operating an environmentally-friendly automobile with an EPA-estimated 29 MPG city and an EPA-estimated 37 MPG highway (1). Thanks to those numbers, you’ll advance down any road knowing that you’re at seated in the throne of a green machine.

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Kia Forte S

Your busy schedule demands immediate response to anything you encounter. That’s why the 2018 Kia Forte S equips you with the same powerful engine as the Kia Forte LX and boosts your ride with sport-tuned suspension that helps you maneuver through traffic with cat-like reflexes.

In addition, this sedan shows off a pair of great legs in the form of its 16-inch tires with shiny, alloy wheels. With these extra touches, you’ll have heads turning along every street in the city.


Furthermore, this automobile comes decked out with a responsive collection of standard technologies. Some of the innovative and optional features you’ll discover once you sit behind the wheel include:

  • UVO infotainment system
  • 7-inch touchscreen
  • Apple CarPlay™
  • Android Auto™ and more

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2018 Kia Forte EX: Top-Notch LuxuryKia Forte EX Red

Last, but certainly not least, is the 2018 Kia Forte EX, which arms you with a suite of gadgets and classy materials. This trim offers an upgrade in strength with its standard 2.0-liter GDI engine that serves up 164 horsepower and 160 lb-ft of torque.

Plus, that turbine teams up with the standard 6-speed Sportmatic® transmission that promises to give you a few goosebumps when you want to fly across your route. And similar to its Kia Forte S sibling, this car provides a UVO infotainment system and a 7-inch display, along with a few other engaging amenities.

To keep you safe in every situation, the Kia Forte EX comes standard with intelligent driver assistance tools like Blind Spot Detection with Lane Change Assist and Rear-Cross Traffic Alert. That way, you’ll be warned when a collision is possible.

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Find Your Kia Forte Today!

At Andy Mohr KIA, we’re committed to helping you discover the automobile that’s ideal for your spontaneous journeys along the roads of Avon, Indianapolis, and Plainfield.

And when you choose any trim level of the 2018 Kia Forte, you’ll be equipped with everything you need to enjoy all your upcoming excursions.

Don’t wait around to learn more about the luxurious devices and conveniences contained in this compact automobile. Instead, stop by our showroom or schedule your test drive today!


  1. EPA fuel economy estimates.  Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle’s condition. These estimates reflect EPA’s revised coefficients beginning with some 2017 models.