2016 Forte5
2016 Kia Forte5 Specifications
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Engine
Type/layout 2.0L I-4, DOHC gasoline direct injection (GDI) 2.0L I-4, DOHC gasoline direct injection (GDI) 1.6L I-4, turbocharged DOHC gasoline direct injection (GDI)
Horsepower 173 hp @ 6,500 rpm (ULEV-II) 173 hp @ 6,500 rpm (ULEV-II) 201 hp @ 6,000 rpm (ULEV-II)
Torque 154 lb.-ft. @ 4,700 rpm (ULEV-II) 154 lb.-ft. @ 4,700 rpm (ULEV-II) 195 lb.-ft. @ 1,750-4,500 rpm (ULEV-II)
Engine material Aluminum block and head Aluminum block and head Aluminum block and head
Valve System DOHC D-CVVT 16V/V DOHC D-CVVT 16V/V DOHC D-CVVT 16V/V
Displacement (cc) 1,999 cc 1,999 cc 1,591 cc
Bore x stroke (mm) 81.0 x 97.0 81.0 x 97.0 77.0 x 85.0
Compression ratio 11.5:1 11.5:1 9.5:1
Fuel System GDI (Gasoline Direct Injection) GDI (Gasoline Direct Injection) GDI (Gasoline Direct Injection)
Fuel Requirement Regular unleaded (87 Octane or higher) Regular unleaded (87 Octane or higher) Regular unleaded (87 Octane or higher)
Cooling System Water cooled circulation, centrifugal Water cooled circulation, centrifugal Water cooled circulation, centrifugal
Emission Control System Gasoline Unleaded Fuel, SULEV : WCC+UCC(GDI), ULEV-II : CCC(GDI) Gasoline Unleaded Fuel, SULEV : WCC+UCC(GDI), ULEV-II : CCC(GDI) Gasoline Unleaded Fuel, ULEV-II : WCC+UCC(GDI)
Lubrication System Mechanical gear type oil pump Mechanical gear type oil pump Mechanical gear type oil pump
Fuel tank capacity (gal.) 13.2 gallons 13.2 gallons 13.2 gallons
Electrical System
Battery (AH) 68AH 68AH 60AH
Alternator (Amps) 90A 90A 110A
Starter 1.2 KW 1.2 KW 0.9 KW
Drivetrain
Transmission Gear Ratios: 6-speed manual transmission - - -
First - - 3.308:1
Second - - 1.962:1
Third - - 1.323:1
Fourth - - 1.024:1
Fifth - - 0.825:1
Sixth - - 0.702:1
Reverse - - 3.583:1
Final gear ratio - - 4.467:1
Transmission Gear Ratios: 6-speed automatic transmission - - -
First 4.212:1 4.212:1 4.639:1
Second 2.637:1 2.637:1 2.826:1
Third 1.800:1 1.800:1 1.841:1
Fourth 1.386:1 1.386:1 1.386:1
Fifth 1.000:1 1.000:1 1.000:1
Sixth 0.772:1 0.772:1 0.772:1
Reverse 3.385:1 3.385:1 3.385:1
Final gear ratio 3.064:1 3.064:1 3.648:1
Layout/drive Front engine / FWD Front engine / FWD Front engine / FWD
Exterior Dimensions
Length (in.) 171.3 in. 171.3 in. 171.3 in.
Width (in.) 70.1 in. 70.1 in. 70.1 in.
Height (in.) 57.1 in. 57.1 in. 57.1 in.
Wheelbase (in.) 106.3 in. 106.3 in. 106.3 in.
Track (in.), (front/rear) 61.1 in./61.6 in. (16" Steel) / 61.2 in./61.7 in. (16" Alloy) 61.3 in./61.3 in. 60.8 in./61.3 in.
Overhang (in.), (front/rear) 34.6 in./30.3 in. 34.6 in./30.3 in. 34.6 in./30.3 in.
Min. ground clearance (in.) 5.5 in. 5.5 in. 5.5 in.
Approach Angle (degree) 15.2 15.2 15.2
Departure Angle (degree) 25.1 25.1 25.1
Interior Dimensions
Seating capacity 5 passenger 5 passenger 5 passenger
Leg room, front/rear (in.) 42.2 in./ 35.9 in. 42.2 in./ 35.9 in. 42.2 in./ 35.9 in.
Head room, front/rear (in.) 39.4 in./ 38.7 in. 39.4 in./ 38.7 in. 39.4 in./ 38.7 in.
Shoulder room, front/rear (in.) 56.1 in./ 54.9 in. 56.1 in./ 54.9 in. 56.1 in./ 54.9 in.
Hip room, front/rear (in.) 53.8 in./ 53.1 in. 53.8 in./ 53.1 in. 53.8 in./ 53.1 in.
Interior Luggage capacity, without sunroof (cu. ft.) 98.2 cu. ft. 98.2 cu. ft. 98.2 cu. ft.
Interior Luggage capacity, with sunroof (cu. ft.) - 96.8 cu. ft. 96.8 cu. ft.
Cargo capacity, rear seats up (cu. ft.) 23.2 cu. ft. 23.2 cu. ft. 23.2 cu. ft.
Cargo capacity, rear seats folded (cu.ft.) 56.4 cu. ft. 56.4 cu. ft. 56.4 cu. ft.
Chassis/Suspension
Front McPherson Strut type McPherson Strut type McPherson Strut type
Rear Coupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) Coupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) Coupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA)
Shock Absorber Type Monotube (Mando) Monotube (Mando) Monotube (Mando)
Construction Unibody Unibody Unibody
Steering
Type / Power source Rack and Pinion / Electric motor Rack and Pinion / Electric motor Rack and Pinion / Electric motor
Turns, lock-to-lock 2.96 2.96 2.85
Turning circle, curb-to-curb (ft.) 34.8 34.8 34.8
Steering ratio 15.7:1 15.7:1 15.1:1
Brakes
Type front/rear Vented disc / Solid disc Vented disc / solid disc Vented disc / Solid disc
Size (in.) front/rear 11.0 in. / 10.3 in. 11.0 in. / 10.3 in. 11.8 in. / 10.3 in.
Wheels/Tires
Wheel size (in.) 6.5J x 16 6.5J x 17 7.5J x 18
Tire size P205/55R16 P215/45R17 P225/40R18
Spare Tire Tire Mending Kit (TMK) Tire Mending Kit (TMK) Tire Mending Kit (TMK)
Curb Weights
Manual transmission (min/max) - - 2970/3067
Automatic transmission (min/max) 2912/3045 2912/3045 3025/3122
GVWR
6-speed manual transmission - - 3,990
Automatic transmission (lbs.) 3,968 3,968 4,057
Estimated Fuel Economy
Manual transmission, city/highway/combined (mpg) - - 21 / 29 / 24
IVT Automatic Transmission (est) 25 / 33 / 28 25 / 33 / 28 21 / 29 / 24
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