The New Forte Koup Greet 2016 as a Champion
The sporty and aggressive Forte Koup will continue what Forte5 started. The two-door version is now ready to stand up to all the challenges that 2016 will bring. The second generation Forte Koup has already earned its on-track credits in the form of back-to-back championships back in 2014 and 2015 in the Pirelli World Challenge Touring Car A class, besting even the times of Honda and Mazda. Impressive, right?
The vehicle is available in two trim levels, EX and SX, as the first one, the EX comes with a 2.0-liter gasoline direct injection four-cylinder power unit, while the second trim level, the SX offers a the 1.6-liter turbocharged GDI four-cylinder engine. Also, the SX comes with a six-speed manual gearbox and optional six-speed automatic with paddle shifters.
Also, the 2016 Forte Koup benefits from MacPherson front suspension and FlexSteer, and three selectable driving modes: Comfort, Normal and Sport.
In terms of exterior features and equipment goodie, this sweetie offers 16-inch wheels, remote keyless entry with trunk opener, Rear Camera Display, sliding center armrest and cooling glove box. Also, there is an optional Premium Tech Package that offers heated front seats, leather seat trims, power sunroof, push-button start with Smart Key and now, for the 2016 season the engineering team decided to add advanced navigation system, HD RadioTM3, power adjustable heated and cooled seats, heated steering wheel and dual-zone automatic climate control.
Created by Kia's design studio in Irvine, California, Forte Koup comes with aggressive character and extended list of goodies in order to show itself as a proven champion.