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2018 Kia Forte 5 near Jackson, WI: A Great Buy for Jackson Residents

Reasons Why the 2018 Kia Forte 5 is a Great Buy for Jackson Residents

The town of Jackson is a cozy, largely rural area situat4ed about three miles south of West Bend. This is a place characterized best as a small, close-knit community with a nice mix of agricultural and residential areas. On the edge of town is the much beloved Jackson Marsh Wildlife Refuse that sprawls across 2,400 acres of land and is a premier hiking and biking area. Jackson also has a historic downtown area that is always abuzz with activity. But while some Jackson residents work here, many others commute to one of the larger nearby towns of West Bend, Menomonee Falls, or even Grafton. If you similarly are a Jackson commuter, then you know the importance of having a reliable, comfortable vehicle -- a vehicle like the 2018 Kia Forte 5.

The 2018 Kia Forte 5 is an exciting compact hatchback model that is versatile, affordable, safe, and is an outstanding performer on the road. This is one of the best selling vehicles of the Kia lineup and, if you're in need of a new vehicle for your Jackson commute, might just be the perfect model for you. Just take a look at the following key reasons why our team -- and your trusted Kia dealer near Jackson -- believe this model to be an excellent buy:

3 Reasons Why the 2018 Kia Forte 5 is a Great Buy for Jackson Residents

  1. Top safety ratings. While many of us spend an hour or more in cars every day, driving is, unfortunately, a risky activity. Thankfully, auto manufacturers like Kia have worked hard over the years to make driving as safe as possible. The 2018 Kia Forte 5 is an excellent example of what can be achieved when occupant safety is put at the forefront of design. This model has excelled in all Kia's and third-party collision testings, earning the top possible scores from both NHTSA and IIHS.
  2. Sporty yet stable handling. The 2018 Kia Forte hatchback is simply a fun vehicle to drive. The model comes with several outstanding engines to choose from, all of which offer outstanding acceleration and ample power. The model has a steering system that's well connected so that drivers feel comfortable and confident whether they're speeding down rural backroads or trying to maneuver in busy city conditions. It's a sporty yet nimble type of vehicle that Jackson drivers will look forward to being in.
  3. Stellar UVO infotainment system. Even if you've lived in Jackson your whole life and know the streets of it and West Bend like the back of your hand, you're likely going to need quick and reliable driving directions at some point. With the 2018 Kia Forte 5 and its included UVO infotainment system, quick access to things like GPS navigation and phone contacts is a breeze thanks to included Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. This system also includes nifty items like a Parking Minder that saves your parking location, 911 Connect and Roadside Assistance when for when you need fast emergency service, and integrated Vehicle Diagnostics.

Test Drive the 2018 Kia Forte 5 Today Near Jackson

Our team at Russ Darrow Kia of Waukesha want to invite you over to our dealership so that you can test out the 2018 Kia Forte 5's driving for yourself and to see why the UVO infotainment system is so highly regarded. We have a wide selection of this model, both in hatchback and sedan styles, for you to choose from so that you can get that perfect fit for you and your budget!

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  • Features
  • Specs

Features

Features

  • Safety
  • Technology
  • Mechanical
  • Exterior
  • Interior
  • Comfort

Safety

Safety

Rearview monitor in dash
Child safety door locks
Child seat anchors LATCH system
Energy absorbing steering column
Body side reinforcements side impact door beams
Camera system rearview
Crumple zones front, rear

Airbags

Airbag deactivation occupant sensing passenger
Side airbags front
Front airbags dual
Side curtain airbags front, rear

Security

Anti-theft system engine immobilizer, alarm with remote
2-stage unlocking doors
Power door locks auto-locking

Mirrors

Side mirrors integrated turn signals, heated
Side mirror adjustments power, manual folding

Technology

Audio System

Radio voice operated, touch screen display, AM/FM
Auxiliary audio input Bluetooth, jack, USB, iPod/iPhone
Internet radio app Pandora
Antenna type diversity, mast
Total speakers 6
Radio data system
Speed sensitive volume control
Satellite radio SiriusXM

Telematics

Electronic messaging assistance with read function, voice operated
Smart device app function vehicle location, maintenance status
Driver assistance app roadside assistance
Wireless data link Bluetooth

In Car Entertainment

Connected in-car apps Google POIs, Google search, driving performance
Infotainment UVO, Apple CarPlay ready, Android Auto ready
Infotainment screen size 7 in.

Instrumentation

Trip computer
Electroluminescent instrumentation
Driver information system
Clock
Gauge tachometer
Digital odometer
External temperature display
Multi-function display
Fuel economy display MPG, range
Warnings and reminders low oil level, low fuel level, low washer fluid, tire fill alert
Trip odometer

Mechanical

Drivetrain

Drive mode selector
Axle ratio 3.07

Suspension

Front shock type monotube
Rear shock type monotube
Front suspension classification independent
Rear suspension classification semi-independent
Front struts MacPherson
Rear suspension type torsion beam
Rear spring type coil
Front stabilizer bar
Front spring type coil
Front suspension type lower control arms

Brakes

Rear brake type disc
Rear brake diameter 10.3
Front brake diameter 11.0
Front brake type ventilated disc
Braking assist
Electronic brakeforce distribution
ABS 4-wheel
Power brakes

Stability and Traction

Stability control
Traction control
Hill holder control

Engine

Battery saver
Battery maintenance-free
Alternator 90 amps

Exterior

Lights

Daytime running lights LED
Front fog lights
Taillights LED, rear center
Headlights auto delay off, auto on/off, halogen

Tires and Rims

Tire type all season
Wheels alloy
Tire Pressure Monitoring System
Spare tire kit tire sealant, inflator kit

Windows

Rear wiper intermittent, with washer
Heated windshield wiper rests
Window defogger rear
Front wipers variable intermittent
Power windows safety reverse
Solar-tinted glass

Doors

Liftgate window fixed
Rear door type liftgate

Exterior Features

Front bumper color body-color
Mirror color body-color
Door handle color body-color with chrome accents
Rear spoiler color body-color
Exhaust tip color chrome
Grille color chrome surround, black
Rear bumper color body-color
Rear spoiler lip
Window trim black

Interior

Seats

Driver seat manual adjustments height, 6, reclining
Passenger seat heated
Driver seat heated
Rear headrests 3, adjustable
Passenger seat manual adjustments 4, reclining
Rear seat folding split
Front headrests 2, adjustable
Front seat type bucket
Upholstery leather
Rear seat type 60-40 split bench

Seatbelts

Seatbelt pretensioners front
Seatbelt warning sensor front
Rear seatbelts 3-point
Front seatbelts 3-point
Emergency locking retractors front

Steering

Turns lock-to-lock 3.0
Steering ratio 15.7

Comfort

Convenience Features

Cupholders front, rear
Steering wheel tilt and telescopic
One-touch windows 2
Reading lights front
Power steering variable/speed-proportional
Multi-function remote illuminated entry, panic alarm, proximity entry system, trunk release
Cargo area light
Cruise control
Retained accessory power
Power windows lockout button
Courtesy lights door
Overhead console front
Steering wheel mounted controls audio, cruise control, phone, voice control
Rearview mirror manual day/night
Cargo cover
Push-button start
Vanity mirrors dual illuminating
Power outlet(s) two 12V front
Assist handle rear, front
Center console front console with armrest and storage
Storage front seatback, sunglasses holder, door pockets, accessory hook

Air Conditioning

Front air conditioning zones single
Front air conditioning
Air filtration

Comfort Features

Shift knob trim leather
Steering wheel trim leather
Interior accents metallic-tone, chrome
Armrests rear folding, rear center with cupholders
Floor material carpet

Specs

Specs

Drive Type

Drive Type FWD

Seating

Standard Seating 5
Max Seating 5
Head Room (front) 39.4 in
Head Room (rear) 38.7 in
Hip Room (front) 53.8 in
Hip Room (rear) 53.1 in
Shoulder Room (front) 56.1 in
Shoulder Room (rear) 54.9 in
Leg Room (front) 42.2 in
Leg Room (rear) 35.9 in
Seating Rows 2

Measurements of Size & Shape

Length 171.3 in
Width 70.1 in
Height 57.1 in
Wheelbase 106.3 in
Ground Clearance 5.5 in
Angle of Approach 15.2 degrees
Angle of Departure 25.1 degrees
Track Width (front) 61.3 in
Track Width (rear) 61.8 in

Measurements of Weight

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating 3968 lbs
Gross Vehicle Weight Range 3001-4000 lbs
Curb Weight 2928 lbs

Interior Dimensions

Cargo Volume 23.2 cu ft
Interior Volume 121.4 cu ft
Passenger Volume 98.2 cu ft
Cargo Volume (rear seats down) 56.4 cu ft

Performance Specifications

Turning Circle 34.8 ft

Fuel Tanks

Fuel Capacity 13.2 Gallons

Wheels and Tires

Front Tire Type 215/45R17
Front Wheel Diameter 17.0 x 6.5 in
Rear Tire Type 215/45R17
Rear Wheel Diameter 17.0 x 6.5 in

Awards

Award
Best Vehicles By Class: Large Cars (2018 Model)
- GreenerCars.org

Award
Customer Love Index Winner: Brand Under 26k (2018 Model)
- Strategic Vision

Crash-Test Ratings

2018 Kia Forte 5 HB FWD

Overall
N/A
Front Crash Overall
N/A
Front Crash Driver
N/A
Front Crash Passenger
N/A
Side Crash Overall
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Barrier Overall
N/A
Side Barrier Driver
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star
Side Barrier Passenger
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Pole Driver
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Side Combined Front
N/A
Side Combined Rear
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarFull Star
Rollover
Full StarFull StarFull StarFull StarEmpty Star

Dealership Information

Green Score

EPA Green Score ( California LEV-II ULEV ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
3
1
3
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
6
1
6
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
N/A

EPA Green Score ( Federal Tier 3 Bin 125 ?
EPA and California-required standards. The names refer to tables of numerical limits for the various air pollutants allowed by the standards.
)

Fuel Type Gasoline
Air Pollution Score ?
The Air Pollution Score is based on the government emission standards for which the vehicle was certified to comply with and reflects vehicle tailpipe emissions that contribute to local and regional air pollution, creating problems such as haze, and health issues.
3
1
3
10
Greenhouse Gas Score ?
This score reflects fuel emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases.
6
1
6
10
Smartway ?
SmartWay is a designation earned by those vehicles that have combined Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gas Scores that place them in the top tier (approximately the top 20%) of environmental performers. SmartWay Elite is reserved for the best of the best.
N/A

Additional Vehicle Information

Sales Hours

262-444-5385

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Current Inventory

There are currently no 2018 Kia Forte5 EX 4dr Hatchback for Sale in inventory

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