How Far Can You Drive in a 2020 Kia Forte?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Forte on Monday, June 1st, 2020 at 1:43 pm
A red 2020 Kia Forte parked along a starting line on a racetrack.

Estimated Fuel Economy and Places You Could Drive to in a 2020 Kia Forte

With the summer season in full swing, you may be looking for that perfect vehicle to save you on gas mileage. Luckily, the 2020 Kia Forte offers a few choices for you to receive a strong fuel economy perfect for road trips or everyday commuting. Check out the model’s fuel economy overview, courtesy of Garden Grove Kia.

Fuel Efficiency in Each 2020 Kia Forte Engine Option

Within its trim levels, the 2020 Kia Forte offers two engine options. The first is the standard 2.0L 4-Cylinder engine, which puts out around 147 horsepower and 132 ft-lbs. of torque. With its Intelligent Continuously Variable Transmission, it receives up to 31 City MPG and 41 Highway MPG – one of the best numbers in its class. However, the model also has a high-performing 1.6L Turbo 4-Cylinder Engine. Its specifications get a major bump – seen in its 201 horsepower and 195 ft-lbs. of torque. It receives up to 27 City and 35 Highway MPG.

A gray 2020 Kia Forte driving around a safety cone in a city.

Where Could You Drive with a Single Tank of Gas?

Based on each of the two engines, we can figure out how far each option can last. Every 2020 Kia Forte trim has a 14-gallon fuel tank, giving the model up to 574 estimated miles on its 2.0L engine. With those numbers, a 2020 Kia Forte has plenty of juice to go to tons of places. If we take out dealership as the initial point, you could head to the following in a single tank of gas:

  • Death Valley National Park (221 miles)
  • Lake Mead National Recreation Area, NV (290 miles)
  • Yosemite Valley (363 miles)
  • Grand Canyon – Parashant National Monument (364 miles)
  • San Jose (373 miles)
  • Sacramento (419 miles)
  • Tucson, AR (473 miles)
  • South Lake Tahoe (476 miles)

Find a 2020 Kia Forte at Garden Grove Kia

With its top-of-its-class fuel economy and ton of interior features to keep you and other passengers happy, the 2020 Kia Forte is a great option for longer road trips. Stop into Garden Grove Kia today and see our available models. Also, stop into our service department to prep your vehicle before a long road trip!


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