2016 Kia Forte vs 2016 Toyota Corolla compact heated seats fuel economy HP
2016 Kia Forte 2016 Toyota Corolla
173 Top Horsepower 140
26 city, 39 highway Base Model MPG 27 city, 36 highway
Yes / Yes Heated/Ventilated Driver Seat? Yes / No
Yes Hatchback Option? No

2016 Kia Forte vs. 2016 Toyota Corolla

2016 Kia Forte vs 2016 Toyota Corolla compact heated seats fuel economy HP

The Toyota Corolla is a beast, a giant in the compact car world. People the globe over know it as one of the best values on the market, with a low price tag and good fuel economy saving drivers plenty of money. Well, we're here to show you that the underdog can have its day, with the battle of the 2016 Kia Forte vs. the 2016 Toyota Corolla.

For starters, the suggested retail price for the 2016 Toyota Corolla is a couple thousand more than the 2016 Kia Forte; but that's not all. The 2016 Forte starts out with 145 horsepower in its base LX model and tops out at 173 HP for its EX model option, both fine numbers for a compact. The 2016 Toyota Corolla plods behind with a paltry 132 HP in base models and hits a peak of only 140 HP.

In addition, the Kia Forte base LX model gets 26 mpg city and 39 mpg highway in automatic models, which saves you more at the pump than the 2016 Toyota Corolla base L model, though it still gets a nice fuel economy of 27 mpg city and 36 mpg highway. And if you desire an easy access to your cargo, then the Forte also comes in an easy-open 5-door hatchback variety with increased cargo room, while the Corolla only comes with standard trunks.

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With the car you choose, much as in life, you want to be unique and stand out from the crowd. In that case, there's no reason to select the 2016 Corolla, which is one of the most frequently-sold cars on the market. And its design, while pleasing to the eye with a bold front fascia, can't match up with the sleekness of the 2016 Kia Forte, which has smoother lines and sportier look and feel. Grab a Kia Forte and not only enjoy the enhanced performance and the better design, but enjoy the feeling that you'll get from challenging the compact status quo.

The 2016 Kia Forte surpasses the 2016 Toyota Corolla in the intangibles, the performance, and in the sticker price. We have the Kia Forte on the lot at Patterson Kia of Wichita Falls, which is located at 2910 Old Jacksboro Highway in Wichita Falls TX, and we would love for you to visit us on the lot or take a look at our inventory online. Some of the other models we have on the lot are the Kia Optima mid-size sedan and the Kia Soul crossover, among other models. For more information please call us at (877) 763-7209 or come see us in person to see our inventory and test drive a model today.

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2016 Kia Forte vs 2016 Toyota Corolla compact heated seats fuel economy HP