2018 Kia Forte vs 2018 Ford Focus

2018 Kia Forte vs 2018 Ford Focus

Sedans are still one of the most popular vehicle types on the market, with many drivers enjoying the handling and comfort that it brings. However, there are many different sedans available and it can be hard to find the one that fits with you. That's why we compared the 2018 Kia Forte with the 2018 Ford Focus.

Offering similar fuel economies, the two sedans are known for reliability and easy-to-drive performances. However, there are several key differences between the Forte and Focus; for instance, looking at the chart, you can see that the Forte offers more passenger room, allowing for more comfort on longer drives. Plus, the larger cargo space will let you pack more for vacation in the Forte than the Focus.

2018 Kia Forte LX


2018 Ford Focus S

$16,800 Base MSRP $17,950
96.2 cubic feet Passenger Volume 90.7 cubic feet
14.9 cubic feet Cargo Volume 13.2 cubic feet
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2018 Kia Forte available in Lafayette, IN

Despite the differences, both sedans do offer similar features that many drivers enjoy. In fact, they both are equipped with flexible 60/40 split-folding rear seats, hill assist control, electronic stability control and a clear-quality audio system. Plus, both sedans also have a hatchback variant that drivers can choose.

However, the 2018 Forte offers many more advanced features on lower trim levels than the Focus, including:

  • Power Heated Exterior Mirrors
  • CD Player
  • Cruise Control
  • USB/Auxiliary Port
  • Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror
  • And others

Overall, the 2018 Kia Forte is more affordable and offers more benefits to drivers compared to the 2018 Ford Focus.

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