2017 Kia Forte vs 2017 Ford Focus

If you're in the market for something compact and efficient, you might be looking at the 2017 Kia Forte. How does this incredibly affordable sedan measure up to the competition? We're here to help answer that. Read on to find information about the engine specs and interior features of the 2017 Kia Forte vs 2017 Ford Focus.

Interior Convenience Options 2017 Forte:  

  • First-row Touch Screen w/ UVO Infotainment 

  • Apple CarPlay/ Android Auto 

  • Parking Sensors 

  • Blind Spot & Rear Traffic Alert 

  • Heated & Cooled Seats 

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2017 Kia Forte VS 2017 Ford Focus
2.0-Liter I-4 Base Engine 2.0-Liter I-4
6-Speed Manual Standard Transmission 6-Speed Manual
LX, S, EX Trim Levels S, SE, SEL, Titanium
$16,490 Starting MSRP $19,765

2017 Forte vs 2017 Focus Engine Specs

Both the 2017 Kia Forte and 2017 Ford Focus offer a modern exterior design and a responsive and efficient engine options. The Forte and the Focus both come with a standard 2.0-liter inline-four-cylinder engine, each producing over 140 horsepower and achieving over 33 miles per gallon on the highway. Whichever vehicle you choose, it's easy to make your daily commute without breaking the bank. The starting MSRP of the 2016 Kia Forte is significantly lower than that of the 2017 Ford Focus, making it the more affordable option for drivers looking to get the most out of their compact sedan.  

As far as interior features go, both the 2017 Forte and 2017 Focus each come with standard Bluetooth compatibility, steering wheel mounted audio controls, two 12V interior power outlets, and comfortable cloth covered seating for up to five passengers. Optional technology and luxury features are available for the 2017 Forte including leather seating trim, a bright and colorful first-row touch screen and infotainment, and a plethora of high-tech safety features. Add confidence to every drive with the affordable and stylish 2017 Kia Forte. 

2017 Kia Forte Exterior Color options
2017 Kia Forte Seating Space Front passenger
2017 Kia Forte Redesign
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