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2013 Kia Forte Koup has an MSRP starting at $17,400 it comes equipped with standard features of 16” alloy wheels, dual body color heated & power folding outside mirrors with turn-signal indicators, body color exterior door handles, signature grille, variable intermittent windshield wipers, auto off clear lens halogen headlights.
Passenger safety features include; dual front advanced airbags, dual front seat mounted side airbags, full-length side curtain airbags, front active headrests, front and read 3-point seat belts with front seatbelt pretensioners, height adjustable front seat belt anchors, 4 wheel disc brakes with ABS and electronic stability control or better known as ESC.
2013 Kia Forte EX 5 Door MSRP starts at just $18,300 equipped with 16” alloy wheels, dual body color heated & power folding outside mirrors with turn-signal indicators body color exterior door handles, signature grille, variable intermittent windshield wipers, auto-off clear lens halogen headlights.
Passenger safety includes; front active headrests helps to lower risk of neck injury, dual front advanced airbags with airbag and seat belt sensors, front seat belt pretensioners that helps reduce the likelihood of injuries with front and rear 3-point seat belts and lower anchors with tethers for child seats (LATCH means lower anchors and tethers for children that make it easy and convenient to secure child safety seat).
Option recommendations for the 2013 Kia Forte Koup is to get the Navigation System with Sirius XM Traffic, chrome finish exterior door handles, auto on/off clear lens halogen headlights, front fog lights, automatic climate control with Ionized air purifications, power sunroof with tilt, wheel locks and auto de-fog system.
Some options we would recommend for the Forte EX 5 door is; front fog lights, LED daytime running lights, the leather seat trim with heated front seats, push button start, wheel locks and the power sunroof.
AutoComparison likes the 2013 Kia Forte EX 5 door sporting more cargo space for the whole family to pack in their luggage, camping gear, shopping bags, soccer gear or even Fido or Fluffy.
(Note: All vehicles provided by manufacturers for comparison test purposes. Photos provided by Kia.)