2015 Forte5
2015 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) 201 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque 154 lb.-ft. @ 4700 rpm (ULEV-II) 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
Front McPherson Strut type, coil spring McPherson Strut type, coil spring
Rear Coupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) Coupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA)
Construction Unibody Unibody
Steering
Assist Rack and Pinion / Electric motor Rack and Pinion / 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
Curb Weights
Manual transmission - 2,970 - 3,067 lbs.
Automatic transmission 2,912 -3,045 lbs. 3,025 - 3,122 lbs.
Curb weight (lbs.) 2,912 - 3,045 lbs. 2,970 - 3,122 lbs.
Estimated Fuel Economy
Manual transmission, city/highway/combined (mpg) - 21 / 29 / 24
IVT Automatic Transmission (est) 25 / 33 / 28 21 / 29 / 24
Media Contacts
James Hope
National Manager, Product Communications
phone: (949) 468-1875
mobile: (949) 943-0826
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