Kia Forte

The Forte is produced by Kia and has grown in popularity every year since first being released in Canada. The first Kia Forte was produced in 2008. In 2019, the Kia Forte had its best year in Canada, as Canadians bought more than 15,000 Fortes. The most recent Kia Forte is available with a 2.0L MPI engine or a 1.6L turbo engine. The automatic transmission used in Canada is a six-speed.

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Kia introduces GT trim level to Forte

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About 145,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in June

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More than 235,000 vehicles recalled in Canada

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All you need to know about the refreshed 2017 Kia Forte

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ROAD TEST: 2014 Kia Forte Sedan

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2014 Kia Forte Sedan

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Kia Forte hatchback coming this summer

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