When you’re behind the wheel of a Forte GT, something incredible happens. The engine comes to life, the exhaust roars, the steering wheel feels like an extension of your body. The Forte GT isn’t just a car, it’s an experience. The only way to understand it is to drive it.
The heart of this powerful trim is a turbocharged engine with 195 lb.-ft. of torque and 201 horsepower, creating an aggressive driving experience with the available Michelin® Pilot® Sport Summer Tires.
Forte GT’s standard 7-speed quick-shifting Dual-Clutch Transmission allows the turbocharged engine’s powerband to be controlled via the steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters. Or, opt for three-pedal driving with the available 6-Speed Manual Transmission.
Make your presence known with red grille inserts and rear diffuser accents. The glossy black mirror caps, side sills, rear lip spoiler, and 18-inch alloy wheels give Forte GT a sleek and sporty look.
The design of the available 16-inch, 17-inch, and 18-inch wheels gives Forte a striking look that is sure to impress.
The Forte’s tailpipes, rear bumper, and available LED tail lights deliver a striking impression to all who follow.
Interior details include a sport design steering wheel, combination SynTex and cloth seating with red stitching, and ambient lighting with an illuminated “GT” logo on the dash. You can also enjoy a 10.25-inch Touchscreen Display w/ Navigation, Kia Connect, and SiriusXM® Satellite Radio.
Experience the power of the available Harman Kardon® Premium Audio system, and let your favorite tracks inspire the drive.
The available 10-way power-adjustable driver’s seat with 2-way power lumbar support lets you customize your perfect driving position.
It’s never been easier to charge on the go. Just place your compatible smartphone on the available center console wireless charging pad and power up your connectivity.
Designed to help detect potential collisions, the available Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist w/ Pedestrian & Cyclist Detection system can help apply the brakes in certain situations, helping to prevent some frontal collisions.
Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist is an available technology that is designed to apply the brakes to help correct and avoid accidents in certain circumstances if it detects a vehicle in your blind spot.
Available Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist is designed to detect potential oncoming obstacles as you reverse. If the system detects a potential hazard crossing into your intended path, it activates auditory and/or visual warnings and possible braking intervention in certain circumstances.
Available Navigation-Based Smart Cruise Control w/ Stop & Go automatically adjusts to maintain the driver’s pre-set speed and to help maintain a predetermined distance from the vehicle detected ahead. On highways where information is available, optional Highway Driving Assist monitors the posted speed limit and is designed to adjust the set speed of Smart Cruise Control accordingly.