Having won several comparison tests, the 2015 Kia Forte car appears to be one of the top choices for consumers looking to purchase an affordable compact 4-door sedan.
The Forte compact car exists in three body styles, including the above-mentioned 4-door sedan, 5-door hatchback (called Forte GT) and 2-door coupe (known as the Forte Koup).
We will take a closer look at each and every model in the Forte range,so let’s start with the 4-door sedan which appears to be the top-selling body style in the range.
Published below are the MSRP prices of the Forte sedan – available with different trim levels- and the available optional packages with features that come along.
- Forte LX …. 1,8L engine & 6-speed manual gearbox … $15,890
- Forte LX …. 1,8L engine & 6-speed automatic gearbox … $17,490
- Forte EX …. 2,0L engine & 6-speed automatic gearbox … $19,390
Prices above do not inlude the destination charge, which costs $800!
Optional: 2015 Forte Popular Package MSRP & Cost
Those consumers looking to buy an entry-level 2015 Kia Forte LX (with automatic transmission) can also choose to go with the optional “Popular Package” that adds some cool features to the car.
According to Kia Motors America, the Popular Package MSRP pricing is set at $900.
For that price, the customer gets the following additional features:
- remote keyless entry with trunk opener
- cruise control with steering wheel-mounted controls
- tweeter speakers
- knit and Tricot cloth seat trim
- sliding armrest (vs. non-sliding on center console)
- rear center armrest with cup holders
- soft touch front upper door panels
- dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors
- outside mirrors with turn signal indicators
- front passenger seat back map pocket
- iIlluminated ignition keylock cylinder
- map light and sunglass holder
Buy or not to buy?
The Popular Package provides some cool “near premium” features for your comfort and doesn’t cost a whole lot of extra money.
So, we say yes, if you’re in the market for a 2015 Kia Forte LX, go with the Popular Package and have some extra joy!
Further options: UVO Package with 16″ Alloys