2020 Kia Forte vs 2020 Mazda3 Sedan

A blue 2020 Kia Forte compared to a gray 2020 Mazda3 Sedan.

While doing your own research, you may have come across the 2020 Kia Forte, found here in the Garden Grove area. With its standout features and affordable price, it’s hard to pass-up the model.

Brimming with technology in its interior, the 2020 Kia Forte also has the general perks many sedan enthusiasts want out of a vehicle. Even when compared to a model like the 2020 Mazda3 Sedan, the model stands out from the crowd with its fuel economy, maximum engine performance, and space.


2020 Kia Forte

Versus

2020 Mazda3 Sedan

201 Max Horsepower 186
195 Max Torque (in ft-lbs) 186
29 City / 40 Highway MPG Max Fuel Economy 26 City / 35 Highway MPG
$18,790 Starting MSRP $21,500

When comparing total engine specifications, the 2020 Kia Forte offers two experiences that can outpace the 2020 Mazda3 Sedan model’s lone engine choice. For those interested in maximum engine performance, the Forte possesses a GT-Line trim level with a 1.6L Turbo engine with up to 201 horsepower. Meanwhile, the 2020 Kia Forte possesses a very strong estimated 35 Combined MPG in its standard 2.0L engine. Plus, the latter option can be had at a lower base price of just $18,790.

Find a 2020 Kia Forte at Garden Grove Kia

2020 Kia Forte

Versus

2020 Mazda3 Sedan

15.3 cubic feet Cargo Space 13.2 cubic feet
38.8” Front head Room 38”
56.1” Front Shoulder Room 55.7”
37.5” Rear Head Room 38.0”
35.7” Rear Leg Room 35.1”
55.3” Rear Shoulder Room 53.5”

Looking at the general dimensions above, the 2020 Kia Forte offers a more spacious cabin almost across the board. With extra head clearance in the front and back, drivers and passengers won’t have to strain to get in. Plus, up to 5 passengers will be more comfortable in the Kia Forte due to its better head, leg, and shoulder room. In the trunk, the 2020 Kia Forte also offers up to 15.2 cubic feet of cargo space – the most of any compact car on the market.

Unlike many sedans on the market, the 2020 Kia Forte can offer engine performance, fuel economy, and space in a single model. Plus, it can be had at an incredibly affordable price. Stop into Garden Grove Kia today to find the right model for you.