The Forte5 SX’s Dual-Clutch Transmission (DCT) gives drivers the ability to switch between automatic and paddle-shift-activated semi-automatic gear shifting, resulting in total, seamless control no matter how long or short the drive.
The remarkable 201 hp and 195 lb.-ft. of torque churned out of the available 1.6-liter turbocharged Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) engine proves big things really can come in small packages.
Available High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Headlights use xenon gas to provide crisp and focused road illumination; LED Positioning Lights are a stylish, distinctive touch, useful for both day and nighttime operation.
Bank through curves with athletic grace thanks to Sport-Tuned Suspension exclusive to the Forte5 SX.
Fog lights encircled by a halo of LEDs set the Forte5 SX apart from the crowd.
Forte5 SX sport rear fascia with twin chrome exhaust tips signal the presence of a turbocharged engine under the hood.
Like the best driving companions, the Sportage lends a hand when you need it. Its available Smart Power Liftgate® opens automatically by sensing your key, giving you hands-free access to the cargo area.
From the illuminated glove box to the 60/40 split-folding rear seat, the Forte5 offers plenty of versatile storage areas throughout the cabin. So go ahead and take way more than just gloves with you.
There’s no shortage of premium touches in the Forte5. Available features range from the leather-wrapped steering wheel, to the auto-dimming rearview mirror, and to the convenient Smart Key with push-button start. With a spectacular combination of racing-inspired design and quality finishes, the Forte5 interior perfectly matches looks to performance.
A removable cargo cover helps keep your gear and valuables hidden underneath the rear carpet.
Available heated and ventilated front seats warm up with the touch of a button on a cold day; cool down on a warm day by circulating soothing air through well-placed perforation.
With the touch of a single button on the available power sunroof, go ahead and let the sunshine (not to mention fresh air) in.
With the available heated and ventilated front seats, sport leather seat trim, and alloy pedals, we’ve designed everything to look just right, in its right place.
We have a lot of confidence in the quality and durability of every new Kia that rolls off the assembly line. So much confidence, that we offer an industry-leading Kia 10-year or 100,000-mile warranty program.
The advance airbag system features dual front, front-seat-mounted side, and full-length side curtain airbags. High-tech sensors can detect the level of an impact and presence of a front passenger, helping to control airbag inflation.
The available Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) uses radar sensors to scan for passing cars, motorcycles, and/or other vehicles as you back up. When an obstacle is detected, RCTA alerts you with audible and visual warnings.
The available Blind-Spot Detection (BSD) uses radar sensors to spot vehicles not in your field of view—and warns you with audible and visual alerts.