The 2021 Forte knows it's your road and your rules. The compact car is a reliable sedan option for Washington drivers, and we're excited to give you all the great details. From price to performance to safety - we're here to break down the 2021 Forte highlights. You can shop our 2021 Forte inventory online 24/7. Our Kia dealership is proud to serve Tacoma, Lakewood, and Federal Way areas. 

2021 Kia Forte: Basic Details

Let's start out with the basic information on the 2021 Forte. The 2021 model offers six trim levels to accommodate any drivers needs and has six different exterior color options available. The Forte seats up to 5 people and boasts up to 31 city / 41 highway MPG. Wondering how much the 2021 Forte costs? The Kia sedan starts at $17,890 MSRP, but will ultimately vary depending on what trim level and options on the particular vehicle. 

The 2021 Forte trim options are: Forte FE, Forte LXS, Forte GT-Line, Forte EX, Forte GT, and Forte GT Manual.

Exterior Design Elements on the 2021 Forte

Each exterior feature on the 2021 Forte is carefully crafted with the overall design in mind. Kia fans may notice similarities between the Forte look and the Stinger look. The Forte is made to look sporty while bustling around Tacoma, WA streets. 

The Forte exterior has a prominent tiger-nose grille and 17 inch-alloy wheels. The sedan's outline is a flowing contour that's guaranteed to turn heads. LED headlights and rear lights are also available to light the road ahead.   

Step Inside a 2021 Kia Forte

Drivers and passengers alike will love the interior touches the Forte offers. The driver's seat features 10-way adjustable options to get you perfectly positioned behind the wheel. The 60/40 split rear folding option also allows you to customize the inside to fit all your storage needs while on-the-go. Passengers will enjoy the comfortable amount of legroom and headroom the Forte offers. 


Tech That Keeps You Connected on the Road

We know that tech features are a big concern when purchasing your next car. The Kia Forte has an 8-inch touchscreen standard that allows you to talk or touch navigation. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto also come standard, so you can keep your smartphone connected and handsfree. 

One of the best available features on the Kia Forte? The Smart Trunk allows you to pop your trunk hands-free! Just stand behind your trunk with your key fob, and it'll pop open automatically. 

Safety Features with the Kia Forte

Did you know the 2020 Forte is an IIHS Top Safety Pick? The focus on safety continues in the 2021 model. The 2021 Kia Forte has six airbags equipped throughout the vehicle. The Forte also includes Traction Control System (TCS) and Electronic Stability Control (ESC) standard. Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) also comes standard to help auto apply brakes in certain situations to help prevent forward collisions. 

These are just a few of our team's favorite safety features! The Forte offers a ton more available options. Our team can walk you through all the great safety highlights or answer any questions you may have. 

Test Drive a 2021 Kia Forte in Tacoma, WA!

Now that you've got a taste of what the 2021 Forte offers, are you ready for a test drive? Car Pros Kia Tacoma is proud to offer great options on the Kia Forte to Tacoma, Lakewood, and Federal Way drivers. Shop our new Kia Forte cars online or swing by the dealership at 7230 S Tacoma Way, Tacoma, WA 98409. Give our team of professionals a call at (253) 671-2400 with any questions you may have. We're proud to be a new Forte and Kia dealership near you. 


Forte GT shown with optional GT2 package. Not all optional features available on all trims. Some features may vary.

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Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) is not a substitute for safe driving and may not detect all objects in front of vehicle. Always drive safely and use caution.

Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay® apps use your smartphone cellular data service. Normal cellular service rates will apply.

Vehicle user interface is a product of Google and its terms and privacy statements apply. Requires the Android Auto app on Google Play and an Android compatible smartphone running Android™ 5.0 Lollipop or higher. Data plan rates apply. Android Auto is a trademark of Google LLC.

Apple CarPlay® is a registered trademark of Apple Inc.

Warning: Driving while distracted can result in a loss of vehicle control that may lead to an accident, severe personal injury, and death. The driver's primary responsibility is in the safe and legal operation of a vehicle, and use of any handheld devices, other equipment, or vehicle systems which take the driver's eyes, attention and focus away from the safe operation of a vehicle or which are not permissible by law should never be used during operation of the vehicle.

"Starting MSRP" is manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP) for base model trim. Forte GT with optional GT2 Package shown priced higher at $24,690. 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.

1 Forte GT-Line shown with optional features. Not all optional features available on all trims. Some features may vary.

Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW) is not a substitute for safe driving and may not detect all objects around or behind vehicle. Always drive safely and use caution.

3 Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning (RCCW) is not a substitute for safe driving and may not detect all objects behind vehicle. Always drive safely and use caution.