What are the 2020 Kia Forte Configurations?

October 31st, 2019 by

2020 Kia Forte on the road
The 2020 Kia Forte configurations have something for every driver to get excited about! However, if you’re not sure what each is offering, getting everything you desire might feel like a real challenge. Fear not: Ray Brandt Kia has done the research for you, and we’ve put together a guide covering all six of the 2020 Kia Forte trim levels. Find the model that’s right for you today!

2020 Kia Forte Trims and Prices

Before you dive in to explore the 2020 Kia Forte trim levels in-depth, get your 2020 Kia Forte price right here:

  • Kia Forte FE – $17,790 MSRP
  • Kia Forte LXS – $19,190 MSRP
  • Kia Forte EX – $21,990 MSRP
  • Kia Forte GT-Line – $20,390 MSRP
  • Kia Forte GT – $22,290 MSRP
  • Kia Forte GT Manual – $22,890 MSRP

The Kia Forte FE, Kia Forte LXS, and Kia Forte EX are likely to appeal to drivers who want a great combination of value and standard features. The Kia Forte GT lineup, newly expanded for 2020, will appeal to drivers who want more racing-inspired visual cues and performance upgrades.


2020 Forte Trim Levels and Standard Features

2020 Kia Forte FE

  • 147-hp 2.0L 4-Cylinder Engine
  • Standard manual transmission
  • 8-inch touchscreen display
  • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™
  • Auto Emergency Braking
  • Lane Departure Warning

Choose the Kia Forte FE if you want a capable engine, advanced safety features, and desirable connectivity tech, all for one of the lowest starting prices in the class! Although it comes standard with a manual transmission, an automatic transmission is available right from the start.

2020 Forte FE

2020 Kia Forte LXS

  • Intelligent Variable Automatic Transmission
  • Drive Mode Select
  • 16-inch alloy wheels
  • Automatic headlights
  • Black gloss sport bumper accents

Upgrade with the Kia Forte LXS if you’re looking for a few extra amenities. Harvey and Marrero drivers are sure to appreciate the Drive Mode Select, which lets you fine-tune your ride quality for almost any scenario.

2020 Forte LXS

2020 Kia Forte EX

  • SOFINO® synthetic leather trim
  • Heated and ventilated front seats
  • Kia UVO eServices and Voice Recognition
  • Blind Spot Detection Technology
  • Smart Trunk™

Comparing the Kia Forte LXS vs. EX? For just $21,990 MSRP, the Kia Forte EX offers some of the most impressive standard features you can get in a compact car. The difference in pricing is significant, but with the EX upgrade, you’ll save time and energy each time you get behind the wheel.

2020 Forte EX

2020 Kia Forte GT-Line

  • 17-inch graphite-finish alloy wheels
  • Blind Spot Detection Technology
  • D-Shape steering wheel
  • Sport grille, rear spoiler, and fog lights
  • Sport seats with SOFINO® and Cloth
  • Smart Key with Push-button start

The GT-Line is a racing-inspired version of the Kia Forte, which plays up this compact car’s similarity to the new Kia Stinger. The upgrades on this Kia Forte trim are mostly aesthetic, but they make it easy to stand out on the highways near New Orleans.

2020 Forte GT-Line

2020 Kia Forte GT

  • 201-hp 4-Cylinder turbocharged Engine
  • 7-Speed Dual-Clutch Transmission
  • Steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters
  • Sport-tuned suspension
  • 18-inch GT two-tone alloy wheels
  • Sport seats with SOFINO® and Cloth

The Kia Forte GT takes your performance to the next level with a more powerful turbocharged engine, independent front and rear suspension systems, and so much more! Choose this model if you’re hoping to pull out all the stops on your daily drives.

2020 Forte GT

2020 Kia Forte GT Manual

  • 6-speed manual transmission
  • Blind Spot Detection with Rear Cross-Traffic Monitor
  • Rear Parking Sensors
  • Harman/Kardon® Audio System
  • Power Sunroof
  • Wireless device charging

Maximize your control and access a wider array of interior features by upgrading from the GT to the GT Manual. Although you can add packages to give the other GT trim more standard features, this model comes standard with just about everything you can get!

2020 Forte GT Manual

Find Your Favorite 2020 Forte Configurations at Ray Brandt Kia!

If you like what you’ve seen in the 2020 Kia Forte configurations, you’ll love how you feel behind the wheel of your favorite. Take a closer look at the Kia Forte trims by checking out our new Forte inventory and scheduling a test drive today! While you’re at it, take the time to check out our national offers and new vehicle specials! It’s never been easier to get the 2020 Kia Forte price you deserve. You can also see how this impressive model stacks up against competitors like the 2020 Hyundai Elantra with our team. Looking for something with a bit more space? Explore the 2021 Kia Seltos interior with our team.

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