Comparing the 2021 Kia K5 GT vs 2020 Kia Forte LX

Car details Prices do not include sales taxes, licensing, other options, installation, administration and other dealer program fees. Prices include freight and P.D.E. Models and pictures shown for illustration purposes only. Options and accessories may vary by trim. Data and prices are provided by a third-party and we cannot guarantee their accuracy.
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MSRP starting at:

$31,445

-$500

$30,945

60 months lease
$113 @ 2.99%*
+tx/wk $0 cash down
GT DCT FWD
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2020 Kia Forte LX

MSRP starting at:

$19,440

84 months financing
$52 @ 0.00%*
+tx/wk $0 cash down
LX Manual

* Rounded payments, for information only, excluding taxes, registrations, options and accessories

 
Overview
Base MSRP $31,445 $19,440
EPA Classification Large Cars Mid-Size Cars
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
EnerGuide Estimate - City (L/100 km) - TBD - L/100 km 8.6 L/100 km
EnerGuide Estimate - Hwy (L/100 km) - TBD - L/100 km 6.4 L/100 km
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4
Displacement 2.5 L/152 2.0 L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 290 @ 5800 147 @ 6200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 311 @ 1650 132 @ 4500
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Technical Specs
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Cars Mid-Size Cars
Kg/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 20K km/year
EnerGuide Estimate - City (L/100 km) - TBD - L/100 km 8.6 L/100 km
EnerGuide Estimate - Hwy (L/100 km) - TBD - L/100 km 6.4 L/100 km
Powertrain
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
EnerGuide Estimate - City (L/100 km) - TBD - L/100 km 8.6 L/100 km
EnerGuide Estimate - Hwy (L/100 km) - TBD - L/100 km 6.4 L/100 km
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4
Displacement 2.5 L/152 2.0 L/122
Fuel System Port/Direct Injection MPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 290 @ 5800 147 @ 6200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 311 @ 1650 132 @ 4500
Trans Order Code
Trans Type 8 6
Trans Description Cont. Auto-Shift Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Again
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.64 3.31
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.30 1.96
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 2.22 1.26
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.32 0.98
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.88 0.78
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 0.63
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.70 3.58
Clutch Size (in)
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.94 4.33
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 760 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 120
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 105.3 96
Front Head Room (in) 38.4 38.8
Front Leg Room (in) 46.1 42.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58 56.1
Front Hip Room (in) 56.6 53
Second Head Room (in) 37.4 37.5
Second Leg Room (in) 35.2 35.7
Mechanical
ABS Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard N/A
A/T Standard N/A
Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode Standard N/A
Tire Pressure Monitor Standard Standard
8-Speed A/T Standard N/A
6-Speed M/T N/A Standard
M/T N/A Standard
Wheel Covers N/A Standard
Steel Wheels N/A Standard
Exterior
Generic Sun/Moonroof Standard N/A
Sun/Moonroof Standard N/A
Panoramic Roof Standard N/A
Tires - Front Performance Standard N/A
Tires - Rear Performance Standard N/A
Temporary Spare Tire Standard N/A
Tires - Front All-Season N/A Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season N/A Standard
Interior
Climate Control Standard N/A
Multi-Zone A/C Standard N/A
A/C Standard Standard
Security System Standard Standard
AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard
Rear Defrost Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard
Power Mirror(s) Standard Standard
Navigation System Standard N/A
Power Driver Seat Standard N/A
Power Passenger Seat Standard N/A
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Premium Sound System Standard N/A
Satellite Radio Standard N/A
MP3 Player Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Standard N/A
Heated Front Seat(s) Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard
Rain Sensing Wipers Standard N/A
Steering Wheel Audio Controls Standard Standard
Engine Immobilizer Standard Standard
Automatic Headlights Standard Standard
Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror Standard N/A
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard N/A
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard N/A
Mirror Memory Standard N/A
Rear Parking Aid Standard N/A
Driver Adjustable Lumbar Standard N/A
Passenger Adjustable Lumbar Standard N/A
Seat Memory Standard N/A
Leather Steering Wheel Standard N/A
Remote Trunk Release Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard N/A
Bluetooth Connection Standard Standard
Telematics Standard N/A
Remote Engine Start Standard N/A
Back-Up Camera Standard Standard
Keyless Start Standard N/A
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard
Heated Rear Seat(s) Standard N/A
Cooled Front Seat(s) Standard N/A
Power Folding Mirrors Standard N/A
Heads-Up Display Standard N/A
HD Radio Standard N/A
Rear Bench Seat Standard Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats (Option) Standard N/A
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard N/A
Hands-Free Liftgate Standard N/A
Heated Steering Wheel Standard N/A
Adaptive Cruise Control Standard N/A
Smart Device Integration Standard Standard
Requires Subscription Standard N/A
Cloth Seats (Option) N/A Standard
Cloth Seats N/A Standard
Safety
Driver Air Bag Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Sensor Standard Standard
Knee Air Bag Standard N/A
Front Side Air Bag Standard Standard
Rear Side Air Bag Standard N/A
Front Head Air Bag Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard N/A
Stability Control Standard Standard
Brake Assist Standard Standard
Blind Spot Monitor Standard N/A
Lane Departure Warning Standard N/A
Lane Keeping Assist Standard N/A
Driver Restriction Features Standard N/A

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