Kia Forte Koup Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Kia Forte Koup Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 0 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 66 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2017 2017 Kia Forte Koup 2 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2016 2016 Kia Forte Koup 2 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2015 2015 Kia Forte Koup 2 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2014 2014 Kia Forte Koup 2 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2013 2013 Kia Forte Koup 2 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2012 2012 Kia Forte Koup 2 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2011 2011 Kia Forte Koup 2 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Kia has manufactured models of Forte Koup for 7 years. They average 26.4 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2017 Forte Koup above average at 27 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2017 Forte Koup to be $1,450 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $0 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Forte Koup consumes about 12 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Forte Koup emits 328 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 4,920,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 234 trees would offset these emissions. The Forte Koup does not have start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2017 Kia Forte Koup 27 32 25
2016 Kia Forte Koup 25 29 22
2015 Kia Forte Koup 28 34 25
2014 Kia Forte Koup 28 33 24
2013 Kia Forte Koup 27 32 24
2012 Kia Forte Koup 28 34 25
2011 Kia Forte Koup 28 34 25

MPG breakdown by model options

The Kia Forte Koup has 27 different model options on record with the EPA since 2011. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2017 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 26 30 23
2017 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 28 33 25
2017 Automatic (AM7), 4-cyl, 1.6 L 27 32 25
2016 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 24 29 22
2016 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 33 24
2016 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 28 34 25
2016 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 1.6 L 25 29 22
2015 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 24 29 22
2015 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 1.6 L 25 29 22
2015 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 33 24
2015 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 28 34 25
2014 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 24 29 22
2014 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 25 29 22
2014 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 32 24
2014 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 28 33 24
2013 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 26 30 23
2013 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 26 31 22
2013 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 32 24
2013 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 28 34 25
2012 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 26 30 23
2012 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 26 31 22
2012 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 32 24
2012 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 28 34 25
2011 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 32 24
2011 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 26 31 22
2011 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 26 30 23
2011 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 28 34 25