What’s New in the 2019 Kia Forte?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Forte, Safety, Technology, Trim Levels on Tuesday, September 4th, 2018 at 9:08 pm
2019 Kia Forte exterior shot with red paint job parked on a brick tiled road next to stairs and a cafe

2019 Kia Forte Exterior and Interior Design and Technology Features

Another brand-new Kia is here! The 2019 Kia Forte launches the third generation of the Kia Forte sedan. Obviously, a new generation means a redesign and a redesign means a lot of weighty changes. Therefore, there’s a lot of new features to explore and enjoy with the 2019 Kia Forte. We’ll examine the new exterior and interior features of the 2019 Kia Forte, encapsulating performance, infotainment, driver assistance, safety, style, and comfort among other detailed features.

2019 Kia Forte Exterior Design and Features

  • 2019 Kia Forte Launch Edition Trim Level 
  • Aerodynamic Performance-Aided Air Curtains 
  • Aggressive Black Lower Valance 
  • Full LED Exterior Lighting 
  • Graphite-Finished Alloy Wheels
  • Kia Stinger Fastback-Inspired Look and Shape 
  • New, Athletic Cowl 
  • Rear Trunk Lid Spoiler 
  • Redesigned Tiger Nose Grille 
  • And More! 

2019 Kia Forte Interior Design, Comfort, and Style

  • 60/40 Split-Folding Seats 
  • Additional Cargo Room 
  • Automatic Temperature Control 
  • Detailed Minimalist Approach 
  • Heated and Ventilated Seating 
  • Increased Cabin Space 
  • Leatherette Black or Gray/Red Two-Tone Seating 
  • Lumbar Support with Denser Seat Foam Material 
  • Redesigned and Wider Dashboard Display 
  • Spoked Circular Vents 
  • Strong, Lightweight Seat Frames 
  • And More! 

2019 Kia Forte exterior shot with red paint job driving through an underground parking garage

2019 Kia Forte interior shot of front seating upholstery, steering wheel, and dashboard technology display

2019 Kia Forte Interior Infotainment Features

  • Standard 8” Touchscreen 
  • Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™ 
  • Bluetooth® Audio and Phone 
  • Clari-Fi™ Sound Restoration Technology 
  • Harman/Kardon® Premium Sound 
  • UVO eServices 
  • UVO Infotainment 
  • Voice Command Premium Navigation 
  • Wireless Charging Station 
  • And More! 

2019 Kia Forte Driver Assistance and Safety Features

  • Advanced High-Strength Steel Construction 
  • Antilock Braking System 
  • Blind-Spot Collision Warning 
  • Electronic Stability Control 
  • Forward Collision Avoidance Assist 
  • Hill Start Assist Control 
  • IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus Rating 
  • Lane Departure Warning 
  • Lane Keeping Assist 
  • Motor Driven Power Steering 
  • Parking Distance Warning-Reverse 
  • Pedestrian Detection 
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning 
  • Smart Cruise Control 
  • Traction Control System 
  • And More! 

2019 Kia Forte Performance Features

  • 2L Nu Four-Cylinder Engine 
  • Atkinson Cycle Technology 
  • Cooled EGR System 
  • Intelligent Variable Transmission 
  • “Smart Stream” Powertrain Design 
  • And More! 

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Where Can I Get the 2019 Kia Forte?

The 2019 Kia Forte has just released. That being said, it may not be made immediately available at a location near you. Very recently released, many 2019 Forte models are in transit as they are shipped and processed across the country. Give your local Kia dealership a call to inquire about availability and when they expect to have the new 2019 Kia Forte in stock. One great option for those residing in Schenectady County is the Fuccillo Kia of Schenectady dealership located in Schenectady, New York. Contact us to learn more!


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