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Engine Specifications of the 2022 Kia Forte

What are the engine specifications of the 2022 Kia Forte?

Cruising the streets of Irvine, CA, the 2022 Kia Forte has been turning heads all along the way. Priced at a starting MSRP of $20,085, the 2022 Kia Forte provides a power-packed performance and has various state-of-the-art features. Join us at Kia of Irvine in Irvine, CA, as we check out the engine specifications of the 2022 Kia Forte. Continue reading for more information.

Take a look at the engine in the 2022 Kia Forte

FE, LXS, GT-Line, and GT are the trim levels available in the 2022 Kia Forte. Kia offers two engine options: the first is the 2L MPI Inline-4 engine for the FE, LXS, and GT-Line, producing a power of 147 hp and 132 lb.-ft. of torque, featuring an intelligent, continuously variable transmission that can achieve a mileage of 41 mpg on the highway. The second option is the turbocharged 1.6L GDI Inline-4 engine producing 201 horsepower and 195 lb.-ft. of torque with dual sport-tuned exhaust and multi-link rear suspension. The vehicle also offers a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission and a six-speed manual transmission. Buyers can choose the transmission based on their needs and comfort factor. This alternate engine specification is available only in the 2022 Kia Forte GT models.

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View of the engine inside the 2022 Kia Forte
View of the infotainment system and front console of the 2022 Kia Forte

In terms of exterior features, the 2022 Kia Forte is considered expressive and sleek. Featuring a tiger-nose grille with a broader and stronger front and rear bumper, the 2022 Kia Forte has a new trunk lid spoiler and 16-inch dark metal grey alloy wheel designs. The infotainment system of the 2022 Kia Forte includes a 4.2-inch color TFT LCD cluster, an eight-inch touchscreen display system compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The GT and GT-Line feature a 10-inch touchscreen with Map Care updates.

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Schedule a test drive of the 2022 Kia Forte at Kia of Irvine in Irvine, CA, and check out Forte’s performance for yourself. Now, you can also schedule a virtual test drive and enjoy a hassle-free experience. Contact us at the dealership for more information.