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2018 Kia Forte | Tyler, TX

2018 Kia Forte | Tyler, TX
The 2018 Kia Forte is a small car with a major attitude. Sleek lines and athletic 15-inch wheels make for quite the profile. Drivers who value performance and efficiency will find the 147-horsepower engine’s EPA-estimated 37 highway mpg more than sufficient*. All models come equipped with Bluetooth® connectivity. Kia Forte S models and up feature a seven-inch touchscreen, Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™, making it one of the most tech-savvy models in its class.

The 2018 Kia Forte is available at three stylish trim levels: LX, S, and EX.

2018 Kia Optima LX

  • Engine: 2.0-liter DOHC 16-valve I-4 Atkinson Cycle
  • Transmission: Six-speed manual
  • Performance: 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque
  • Fuel Economy: 25/34/28 MPG City/Highway/Combined (manual); 29/37/32 MPG City/Highway/Combined (automatic)*
  • Exterior Features: Locking fuel-filler door, Projector beam headlights, Heated outside mirrors, 15-inch steel wheels with full covers, Body-color door handles, Solar control glass, Variable intermittent windshield wipers
  • Interior Features: 60/40 split-folding rear seat with adjustable rear headrests, Trip computer, Woven cloth seat trim, Six-way adjustable driver’s seat, Steering-wheel-mounted audio and hands-free phone controls, Tilt and telescopic steering column
  • Radio and Technology: USB/auxiliary input jack, AM/FM/CD/MP3/SiriusXM® four-speaker audio system, Remote keyless entry with trunk opener, Bluetooth® wireless technology hands-free connectivity, Cruise control with steering wheel controls

2018 Kia Optima S

-Adds to or replaces features on LX-
  • Engine: 2.0-liter DOHC 16-valve I-4 Atkinson Cycle
  • Transmission: Electronically Controlled six-speed automatic with Sportmatic®
  • Performance: 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque
  • Fuel Economy: 29/37/32 MPG City/Highway/Combined*
  • Exterior Features: Rear trunk lid spoiler (S trim only), Chrome exhaust tip, LED positioning lights, Auto light control, 16-inch machine finish alloy wheels
  • Interior Features: Illuminated ignition key lock cylinder, Drive Mode Select (DMS), Leather-wrapped steering wheel, Soft-touch upper door panels, Front passenger seat back pocket, Black sport cloth seat trim, Illuminated glove box, Overhead sunglasses holder
  • Radio and Technology: Tweeter speakers, Dual 12V outlets, Android Auto™, 3.5-inch Thin Film Transistor (TFT) LCD meter display, Rear-camera display, UVO with 7-inch touchscreen display, Apple CarPlay™

2018 Kia Optima EX

-Adds to or replaces features on S-
  • Engine: 2.0-liter DOHC 16-valve I-4
  • Transmission: Electronically Controlled six-speed automatic with Sportmatic®
  • Performance: 164 horsepower and 151 lb-ft of torque
  • Fuel Economy: 25/33/28 MPG City/Highway/Combined*
  • Exterior Features: Front fog lights, LED rear combination lamps, Illuminated door handle pockets, Windshield wiper de-icer, Mirror-mounted LED turn signal indicators, 17-inch alloy wheels, Chrome window molding, Smart Trunk™, Body-color door handles with chrome accent
  • Interior Features: Dual-zone automatic temperature control with rear vents, Heated front seats, Leather seat trim, Front center console sliding armrest, Folding rear center armrest and cup holders, Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors, Power windows with front seats one-touch auto-up/down
  • Radio and Technology: Smart Key with push-button start and immobilizer, Lane Change Assist (LCA), Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA), Blind Spot Detection (BSD)
There are few small cars that can compete with the sheer value and affordability of the 2018 Kia Forte. In addition to numerous connectivity features, the latest model also offers available Blind Spot Detection and Lane Change Assist. You can test drive the Kia Forte at Crown Kia of Tyler.

*Based on EPA estimates. Actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits and your vehicle’s condition.

Standard Safety Features

  • Three-point seat belts for all seating positions
  • Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)
  • Impact-absorbing steering column
  • Tire-Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Dual front seat mounted side airbags
  • Brake Assist System (BAS)
  • Full-length side curtain airbags
  • Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH)
  • Front seat belt pretensioners
  • Dual front advanced airbags
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
  • Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) with four-wheel disc brakes
  • Side-Impact Door Beams
  • Rear Child-Safety door locks
  • Front and rear crumple zones
  • Hill Start Assist Control (HAC)
  • Internal emergency trunk release
  • Electronic Brake-Force Distribution (EBD)
  • Traction Control System (TCS)

Contact Us

4818 Troup Hwy


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    9:00am - 5:00pm
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  • Wednesday
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Contact Information

4818 Troup Hwy
Tyler, TX 75703
Phone: (903) 581-7688
Fax: (903) 581-6021
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