2014 Forte5
2014 Kia Forte5 Specifications
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EX
SX
EX SX
Engine
Type/layout 2.0L I-4, DOHC gasoline direct injection (GDI) 1.6L I-4, turbocharged DOHC gasoline direct injection (GDI)
Horsepower 173 hp @ 6500 rpm (ULEV-II) / 166 hp @ 6500 rpm (SULEV) 201 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque 154 lb.-ft. @ 4700 rpm (ULEV-II) / 148 lb.-ft. @ 4700 rpm (SULEV) 195 lb.-ft. @ 1750-4500 rpm
Fuel tank capacity (gal.) 13.2 13.2
Drivetrain
Transmission 6-speed automatic 6-speed automatic / 6-speed manual
Layout/drive Front engine / FWD Front engine / FWD
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in.) 106.3 in. 106.3 in.
Length (in.) 171.3 in. 171.3 in.
Width (in.) 70.1 in. 70.1 in.
Height (in.) 57.1 in. 57.1 in.
Track (in.), (front/rear) 61.2" / 61.7" (EX 16" Alloys) 60.8" / 61.3" (SX 18" Alloys)
Interior Dimensions
Seating capacity 5 passenger 5 passenger
Head room, front/rear (in.) 39.4 in. / 38.7 in. 39.4 in. / 38.7 in.
Leg room, front/rear (in.) 42.2 in. / 35.9 in. 42.2 in. / 35.9 in.
Shoulder room, front/rear (in.) 56.1 in. / 54.9 in. 56.1 in. / 54.9 in.
Passenger volume (cu. ft.) 98.2 cu. ft. (without sunroof) / 96.8 cu. ft. (with sunroof) 98.2 cu. ft. (without sunroof) / 96.8 cu. ft. (with sunroof)
Cargo capacity (cu. ft.) 23.2 cu. ft. 23.2 cu. ft.
Chassis/Suspension
Layout Front engine, front-wheel drive Front engine, front-wheel drive
Body type Steel unibody Steel unibody
Front suspension Independent, MacPherson struts, coil springs, monotube shocks, stabilizer bar Independent, MacPherson struts, coil springs, monotube shocks, stabilizer bar
Rear suspension Torsion beam, coil springs, monotube shocks Torsion beam, coil springs, monotube shocks
Steering type Rack and pinion, hydraulic, power-assisted Rack and pinion, hydraulic, power-assisted
Turns, lock-to-lock 2.89 2.89
Turning diameter, curb-to-curb (ft.) 33.9 ft. 35.4 ft.
Front Strut type, coil spring Strut type, coil spring
Rear Torsion beam, coil spring Torsion beam, coil spring
Construction Unibody Unibody
Steering
Assist Electric motor Electric motor
Turns, lock-to-lock 2.96 2.85
Turning circle (ft.) 34.8 ft. 34.8 ft.
Steering ratio 15.7:1 15.1:1
Brakes
Type front/rear Vented disc / Solid disc Vented disc / Solid disc
Size (in.) front/rear 11.0 in. / 10.3 in. 11.8 in. / 10.3 in.
Wheels/Tires
Wheel size (in.) 16 x 6.5 18 x 7.5
Tire size 205/55R16 225/40R18
Tire make/model Kumho / Nexen Hankook / Nexen
Curb Weights
Manual transmission - 3,067 lbs.
Automatic transmission 3,045 lbs. 3,122 lbs.
Curb weight (lbs.) 2,912 - 3,122 lbs. 2,912 - 3,122 lbs.
Estimated Fuel Economy
Manual transmission, city/highway/combined (mpg) - 21/29/24
Automatic transmission (est) 24/34/28 21/29/24
Media Contacts
James Hope
National Manager, Product Communications
phone: (949) 468-1875
mobile: (949) 943-0826
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