2017 Kia Forte vs 2017 Ford Focus

Compact sedans have served as a symbol of the automotive industry as a whole across the generations; to most drivers they’re known for outstanding durability, reliable performance and incredible efficiency, which is what endears so many to them. If you’re in the market for a high-quality compact sedan, it’s a safe bet that you’ve taken a look at one of the two vehicles that we have on display today. The 2017 Kia Forte and 2017 Ford Focus are two compacts that both have great stories to tell, and even better benefits to you as a driver. But how well do they match up with each other?

Our team at Garden Grove Kia is committed to helping you become as informed as possible about the vehicles that interest you, so we put the Forte and Focus to the test. Let’s jump in and see what these compact frontrunners bring to the table!

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2017 Forte vs 2017 Focus
$16,600 MSRP $16,775
2.0-liter Inline 4 Engine 2.0-liter Inline 4
Up to 164 hp / 151 lb-ft Horsepower / Torque 123 hp / 125 lb-ft
29 city / 38 highway Fuel Economy 30 city / 40 highway

2017 Kia Forte Garden Grove CA

Both the 2017 Kia Forte in Garden Grove CA and 2017 Ford Focus have a much to offer you, starting with the fuel economy that they both achieve for a very inexpensive price point. In this regard, the Focus does take an upper hand, but if you’re looking for more power out of your vehicle, the 2017 Forte is definitely worth the second look. Not only does it produce more horsepower and torque than the Focus, but it’s almost 200 pounds lighter; this allows you to get more punch and adrenaline out of your daily drive! Stepping inside, the Forte offers you some of the most comfortable and connected experiences in its class. As you relax on leather-stitched seating and play your favorite songs through the UVO infotainment system (along with its own mobile app that lets you track vehicle diagnostics), you can ride in safety and security thanks to the Forte’s wealth of driver assistance features. Some of these include:

  • Vehicle Stability Management
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Brake Assist System
  • Hill-Start Assist Control
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Many more!

If you have any further questions on the 2017 Forte and its features, feel free to contact our sales team here at Garden Grove Kia. We’re always willing to help you with anything you may need!

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