Are you considering which sedan to get for your next new car? Car Pros Kia Tacoma is here to help drivers compare a new 2020 Kia Forte vs a new 2020 Honda Civic. We want you to have all the facts before making the decision to test drive or purchase your next new car. 


2020 Kia Forte vs 2020 Honda Civic: Highlights

At first glance, the Forte and Civic may seem identical. Both sedans seat 5 people and have similar space when it comes to headroom and legroom. While the Civic does offer slightly more room for passengers, the Kia Forte isn't far behind. 

Drivers will start noticing a difference when it comes to the price tag. The 2020 Kia Forte MSRP starts at $17,890* while the 2020 Honda Civic comes with a bigger hit to your wallet with a starting MSRP of $19,850. MPG is also similar between the two sedans - Kia Forte gets an estimated 31 combined MPG while the Honda Civic gets an estimated 29 combined MPG. 


What about the features? 

Cruise control, front and rear cupholders, cargo lighting, and rear window defogger all come standard on both the Forte and Civic sedans. The 2020 Forte also features auto emergency braking technology, lane keeping technology, lane departure warning technology and electronic stability control (ESC) to help keep you safe on the road. 

Kia aims to make your life easier with the 2020 Forte. The available Smart Trunk option allows drivers to automatically open their trunk by simply standing behind the vehicle with the key fob. No waving or digging for keys required! The Kia Forte also offers Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to keep you connected while you're on the go. Connect your compatible smartphone for hands-free options.


Trim Levels On The 2020 Kia Forte and The 2020 Honda Civic

The Kia Forte features six different trim levels to suit all drivers needs: FE, LXS, GT-Line, EX, GT and GT Manual. On the flipside, the Honda Civic offers five trim options: LX, Sport, EX, EX-L and Touring. 

Why Tacoma Drivers Should Choose The Kia Forte

If you're not sold on the Kia Forte yet, here's a few more reasons to come in for a test drive! The 2020 Kia Forte comes with Kia's Industry-leading 10-year/100,000-mile warranty that lets you drive off with confidence. The Forte has also received The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) 2020 Top Safety Pick rating when equipped with front crash prevention and specific headlights.

Schedule A Test Drive in the 2020 Kia Forte in Tacoma, WA!

Now that we've compared the Kia Forte vs the Honda Civic, it's time for a test drive! Our Tacoma dealership has great options in new Kia Forte sedans. Give our Car Pros Kia Tacoma a call at (253) 671-2400 or visit the dealership located at 7230 S Tacoma Way - Tacoma, WA 98409.

Disclaimers: "Starting MSRP" is manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP) for base model trim. Forte GT with GT2 Package shown priced higher at $24,490. MSRP excludes destination and handling charges, taxes, title, license, options and dealer charges. Actual prices set by dealer and may vary. Kia Motors reserves the right to make changes at any time as to vehicle availability, destination, and handling fees, colors, materials, specifications, features, accessories, packages and models. Not responsible for typographical and computer errors.Other options available for other trim levels. Some color, package, and option selections may include, exclude, or require the purchase of additional options and packages. All exterior and interior images and specifications contained on this website are based on latest product information available at the time of posting and may vary slightly from actual product. See retailer for details. 


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