2017 Kia Forte vs 2017 Honda Civic Sedan

The 2017 Kia Forte and the 2017 Honda Civic Sedan seem like similar vehicles at first glance. Both models are sedans with enough seating for five passengers. We’re going to put these two models to the test by placing them side-by-side. This way, you’ll be able to see which model is best for you. These types of comparisons can help greatly when going through the car-buying process.

The 2017 Kia Forte is the compact sedan from Kia. It features tons of technology. This includes connectivity, safety, and performance equipment that make this vehilce a great value for your dollar. With three distinct trim levels from which to choose, the 2017 Kia Forte is customizable and versatile. The trim levels include the LX, S, and EX trims. Take a look at how the Forte could work in your favor.

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2017 Kia Forte vs 2017 Honda Civic Sedan
$16,000* Starting MSRP $18,740
29 city/38 highway** Fuel Economy 28 city/40 highway
5 Seating Capacity 5
3 Trim Levels 5

Key Features of the 2017 Kia Forte

As you can see from the chart above, the Forte and Civic are similar in size and in gas mileage, but they differ greatly in price. The Kia Forte is more valuable than the Civic Sedan and is a better choice in terms of Starting MSRP. The models are comparably equipped, but the Forte is more affordable.

Plus, the 2017 Kia Forte has a lot to offer in the way of amenities. Check out what your new Forte could have below:

  • 2.0 liter, DOHC, 16-valve I-4
  • 164 hp
  • High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Projector Beam Headlights
  • 7" Touch-Screen w/ Voice-Command Navigation, SiriusXM® Traffic & HD Radio™
  • Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) w/ Pedestrian Detection

Would you like to know more about the 2017 Kia Forte vs the 2017 Honda Civic Sedan? Contact us at Serra Kia of Trussville! We’ll help you pick out the Forte that is right for you. You can view this model, along with our other new Kia models, in our online inventory.

*MSRP: Starting price is manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP) for lowest model trim. See 'Trims' section for MSRP of model shown. MSRP excludes destination and handling charges, taxes, title, license, options and dealer charges. Actual prices set by dealer and may vary.

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


2017 Kia Forte Exterior View in Red
2017 Kia Forte Side View of Exterior In Red
Interior View of the 2017 Kia Forte in Black
Side and Front Exterior View of the 2017 Kia Forte in Red

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