You don’t need to spend a lot to get some compelling features in your compact sedan. unfortunately, some automakers try to charge you an arm and a leg to drive a new car. Kia continues to make driving affordable with their vehicles that cost less than the competition while still comparing favorably to other top models. The 2019 Kia Forte is one example of these. See how it compares to another popular model as we look at the 2019 Kia Forte vs 2019 Honda Civic.
With a starting MSRP of just $17,790, the Forte is an excellent choice if you’re trying to save a chunk of change. Not only is this initial amount better than the Civic’s base trim, but the fuel efficiency in the Forte is equally impressive – it gets up to 31 city/41 hwy mpg, which means less time spent at the gas pump and more time enjoying the ride.
2019 Kia Forte
2019 Honda Civic
|8-inch touchscreen||Standard Infotainment Screen Size||5-inch screen|
|Standard||Apple CarPlay/Android Auto||Optional|
|10 years/100,000 miles||Powertrain Warranty||5 years/60,000 miles|
Even if the Forte isn’t the first name you think of when shopping for a compact sedan, it still continues to impress those are driving it. Amassing the J.D. Power Initial Study Quality award for four years and running, few other models offer so much to drivers. Beating out the Civic with a better warranty and a lower MSRP are just a couple of the areas that the Forte excels. Some of the safety features you’ll find available in the 2019 Forte include Forward Collision Avoidance-Assist and Lane Keeping Assist, which act as a separate set of eyes if you take yours off the road briefly. See everything on the road with the 8-inch Rear-View Monitor with Dynamic Parking Guidance for an easier time parking your car, and enjoy other available features such as heated/ventilated front seats, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, Harmon/Kardon premium audio, and much more.
You could settle for the Civic, or you could explore more intriguing options like the Forte. The choice is yours, and if you choose the Forte, you can get it right here at Harper Kia! Be sure to get in touch with our team to see it for yourself or schedule a test drive on our website today!