Here at Jake Sweeney Kia, we’re thrilled to unveil our lineup of 2018 Kia cars. One of the new Kia models we have available is the 2018 Kia Forte. This sporty vehicle is an affordable choice for those who are looking for comfort, advanced technology, and impressive safety features. Amenities such as Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, and the UVO connectivity system make it almost impossible not to fall in love with this car.

Available in three trim levels, the 2018 Kia Forte boasts impressive interior and exterior features. Drivers can choose from up to seven different exterior colors on select trim levels as well as four interior colors.

The 2.0-liter Atkinson Cycle I-4 engine comes standard in this new Kia car, which delivers 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque. The 2.0-liter I-4 is the additional powertrain choice, and it churns out 160 horsepower and 151 lb-ft of torque in the EX trim. Depending on engine choice, you’ll get to revel in the benefits of a six-speed manual transmission or an electronically controlled six-speed automatic transmission with Sportmatic®.

Get ready to drive with the utmost peace of mind, thanks to some of the latest advances in vehicle technology. Standard safety features on all trim levels include a brake assist system, hill start assist control, and a tire pressure monitoring system. Options range from a rear-camera display to lane change assist and forward collision warning. In addition to these features, drivers can stay connected at all times with the UVO connectivity system, Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, and Bluetooth® wireless hands-free technology.

Ready to get an up-close look at the 2018 Kia Forte? Make plans to visit our dealership, which is located at 5969 Centennial Circle in Florence, KY, your go-to for Kia financing and service.