At the New York International Auto Show South Korean automaker 2018-2019 Kia introduced a new generation of the Forte Coupe, which in some countries (including, in Russian) is called Cerato.
Recall that the 2018-2019 Kia Forte in a body “sedan” debuted in the late fall of last year, and the model in a body “hatchback” was featured in the winter of this year.
In the North America market coupe will be available in two versions – the EX and SX.
Modification of the EX is equipped with 2-liter petrol engine, developing 175 horsepower, in a couple of which offer automatic 6 -speed transmission.
Coupe 2018-2019 Kia ForteSX version is equipped with a turbocharged 4-cylinder1.6-liter engine producing 204 horsepower.
This power unit can be operated with a mechanical 6 -speed manual transmission and 6 A range with the “automatic” can be switched gears via paddle.
A set of standard equipment Forte Coupe includes keyless access to the interior, climate control, heated steering wheel, a rearview camera, rims 18 inches, a navigation system, LED tail lights, carbon fiber inlays in the interior decoration and some other options.
In the United States sales of the coupe 2018-2019 Kia Forte new generation will start at the end of this year.
Note that in the Russian market the previous generation 2018-2019 Kia Cerato is available with engine capacity of 1.6 and 2.0 liters and output, respectively, 126 and 150 horsepower.
The cost model starts at 729,900 rubles.