Sedans come out tops when it comes to comfort, engaging performance, and reliability. The 2022 Kia Forte and the 2022 Hyundai Elantra are two of the biggest competitors in this segment. Which model should you opt for, though? At Garden Grove Kia in Garden Grove, CA, we have put together a comparison guide of the 2022 Kia Forte vs 2022 Hyundai Elantra.
2022 Kia Forte
2022 Hyundai Elantra
|2.0-liter inline 4-cylinder
||2.0-liter inline 4-cylinder
||Engine Horsepower (hp)
||Engine Torque (lb.-ft.)
As seen in the table above, the 2022 Kia Forte is comparatively more reasonable than the 2022 Hyundai Elantra. Both models are at par in their engine, horsepower, and torque. There are other parameters where the 2022 Kia Forte outshines the 2022 Hyundai Elantra.
On the inside, the 2022 Kia Forte has a spacious cabin that offers ample rear legroom and headroom. This compact sedan offers excellent comfort with 111 cu. ft. of combined passenger and cargo volume. Additionally, the available 60/40 split-folding rear seats help you pack longer cargo items like your cycle and camping equipment. Further enhancing comfort for both the driver and front passenger are the available heated and ventilated front seats. Thus, irrespective of whether it’s hot or cold on the outside, you can maintain a comfortable temperature. A 10-way power-adjustable driver’s seat with 2-way lumbar support allows you to customize your driving position.
Acting like a trusted wingman is the Kia Drive Wise in your 2022 Kia Forte. It includes systems such as Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection, Blind Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist, Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist, Navigation-based Smart Cruise Control-Curve with Highway Drive-Assist, Lane Keeping Assist, and Lane Following Assist.
In the above comparison, the 2022 Kia Forte is a better bet. Schedule a test drive to take it for a spin!