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Comparing the Trims of the 2020 Kia Forte

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The 2020 Kia Forte’s innovative design and exceptional capabilities make it stand out amongst the competition. The new trim levels provide a range of standard to superior comfort and technological features. The 2020 Kia Forte trim levels will be the FE, LXS, GT-Line, EX and the GT. Which trim level is the ideal match for you? Below is a breakdown of each trim level and what each has to offer. Then stop by our showroom to test drive a 2020 Forte at World Car Kia New Braunfels!

2020 Forte FE trim

The FE is the base trim of the 2020 Kia Forte. It includes a 2.0L 4-cylinder engine with 147 HP. The LXS, GT-Line, and EX trims have this engine. This engine pairs with a 6-speed manual transmission. Additionally, the FE has features that are standard on all of the upper trim levels which include:

• Cruise Control with Steering Wheel Controls

• Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™ integration

• 8” Touch-screen Display

• Rear-Camera with Dynamic Parking Guidance

• Auto Emergency Breaking Technology

• Auto Headlights


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2020 Kia Forte FE's


2020 Forte LXS Trim

The LXS is next in line. The LXS trim has the same motor and horsepower of the FE, but the transmission is upgraded to the Intelligent Variable Automatic Transmission (IVT). The IVT is a type of continuously variable transmission made by Kia, and it offers exceptional efficiency. This trim offers these additional features:

• 16” Machine Finish Alloy Wheels

• 60/40 Split-Folding Rear Seats

• Drive Mode Select (DMS)

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2020 Forte GT-Line Trim

The GT-Line is equipped with the same features and engine specifications as the LXS trim. Additionally, it adds these features:

• 17” Graphite Finish Alloy Wheels

• Sport Seats with SOFINO and Cloth Seat Trim

• D-Shaped Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel

• Blind-Spot Detection Technology

• Available sunroof

• Smart Key with Push-Button Start

2020 Forte EX Trim

The EX trim includes all of the safety, technological, and convenience features that you could need. But, If you upgrade to the EX trim, you get these added features:

• Power Driver Seat

• Heated and Ventilated Front Seats

• Dual-Zone Automatic Temperature Control

• UVO eServices and Voice Recognition

2020 Forte GT Trim

Finally, the GT trim is the most technologically advanced model of the Kia Forte. The GT upgrade the engine to a 1.6L 4-cylinder turbo engine with 201HP. With a 7-speed dual clutch transmission, these capabilities are sure to exceed your expectations. More features of the GT are:

• Steering Wheel Paddle Shifters

• LED headlights

• 18” Two-Tone Alloy Wheels

• GT Exterior with Sport Grille, Side Sills, and Rear Spoiler

You may also see a GT-MT trim, which is the GT trim that has a Manual Transmission for those that prefer such a vehicle.


And Don't Forget!

All New Kia Forte's purchased at World Car Kia come with a Lifetime Powertrain Limited Warranty at NO Additional Charge!

Those are the faces of the 2020 Kia Forte. If you need extra assistance finding the perfect fit, visit us at World Car Kia San Antonio near San Marcos!


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