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2017 Kia Forte5

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Research 2017 Kia Forte5 specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

LX LX Auto


Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.3
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) 23.2


Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90


Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 6.3


SAE Net Torque @ RPM 132 @ 4500
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4
Engine Order Code
Displacement 2.0 L/122
Fuel System MPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 147 @ 6200

Exterior Dimensions

Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 62
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5
Length, Overall (in) 171.3
Wheelbase (in) 106.3
Track Width, Front (in) 61.5
Height, Overall (in) 57.1

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room (in) 39.4
Second Head Room (in) 38.7
Second Leg Room (in) 35.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 98.2
Second Hip Room (in) 53.1
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 53.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.1


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 25


Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8
Steering Type Rack-Pinion


Body Style Hatchback
Vehicle Name Kia Forte5


Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam


Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Size P205/55HR16
Front Tire Size P195/65HR15
Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15
Spare Tire Size
Front Tire Size P205/55HR16
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code


Trans Order Code
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.06
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.44
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.39
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.83
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.73
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.40
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 6
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive


EPA Classification Large Cars

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2871


Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 X 6
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 X 6
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 X 6.5
Spare Wheel Material
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 X 6.5
Rear Wheel Material Steel