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2013 Kia Forte Koup EX

2013 Kia Forte Koup Review

(3 Stars) 

Reviewed by Automobile Magazine on

An impressive entry among the host of compact coupes available on the market, the 2013 Kia Forte Koup offers a reasonably economic choice that comes loaded with lots of great features and packs a solid performance as well. Easily zipping through city traffic, the Forte Koup includes a comfortable, well-equipped interior. Available in two trim levels, offering varying engines and performance, the Forte Koup is a highly customizable vehicle that remains a viable selection alongside its major competitors. Safety and fuel economy also score high for the Kia Forte Koup, affording it more credit as a competitive compact vehicle in its class. Its sleek, modern design is also a great attribute, and sets it apart from some of its major rivals.

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2013 Forte Koup EX Coupe Vehicle Overview

  Performance Review  
Engine: 2.0L in-line 4 DOHC with Continuously Variable Valve Timing (CVVT) variable valve timing
Unleaded fuel
Fuel economy: Gasoline 25 MPG city, 34 MPG highway, 29 MPG combined and 398 mi. range
Multi-point fuel injection
13.7gallon fuel tank
Power (SAE): 156 hp @ 6,200 rpm; 144 ft lb of torque @ 4,300 rpm

'13 Kia EX Standard Equipment

  Braking and Handling  
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Four Wheel ABS
  Climate Control  
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Front Air Conditioning
  Convenience  
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Auto On Headlights
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Cruise Control
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Keyless Entry
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Power Locks
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Power Windows
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Steering Wheel Scope
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Trip Computer
  Exterior  
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Privacy Glass
  Safety  
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Brake Assist
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Driver Air Bag
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Front Wipers, Variable Intermittent
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Heated Outside Mirrors
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Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors
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Passenger Air Bag
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Side Air Bag(s)
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Stability Control
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Traction Control
  Seats  
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Folding Rear Seat
  Sound and Entertainment  
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Compact Disc MP3 Capable
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Satellite Radio
  Technology  
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Blue Tooth Compatible
  Tires and Wheels  
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Alloy Wheels
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