2014 Kia Forte Koup
Kia Forte Koup
Kia Motors America (KMA) proclaimed the tertiary and last penis of the totally redesigned Fortissimo card when it unveiled the slick and purposeful all-new Kia Loud Koup at the 2013 New York Automobile Appearance. Pursual the found of the Forte sedan and Forte 5-door, the all-new two-door Kia Strength Koup SX boasts European-inspired conception and execution to mates with a 1.6-liter gas direct-injected (GDI) turbocharged four-cylinder locomotive putt out 201 hp and 195 lb.-ft. of torsion. As furnished, the SX is the nearly sinewy Metier Koup e’er. Sales are expected to commence in the quaternary poop of 2013.
“The Speciality Koup is arguably the sportiest fomite in our award-winning card, and it has helped ascent Kia’s make knowingness importantly among self-propelled enthusiasts,” aforementioned Michael Sprague, administrator v.p. of selling & communications, KMA. “Its snappy invention, agiotage conveniences and brawny turbocharged locomotive set it obscure from the contention. With the launching of the Fortissimo saloon and 5-door originally this twelvemonth, and now the Koup in New York, the Metier card has been totally revamped from top to merchantman.”
Alike to its Strength 5-door sib, the Kia Fortissimo Koup is offered in two cut levels, EX and SX, with two locomotive and transmittance choices. The EX comes equipt with a 2.0-liter GDI four-cylinder locomotive, and the tarmac-carving SX comes criterion with the 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder. The EX comes banner with a 6-speed automatonlike contagion spell the SX may be paired with either a measure 6-speed manual or optional 6-speed reflex featuring steering-wheel-mounted toddle shifters.
2014 Kia Forte Koup
Advanced Technology and Premium Features
In safekeeping with the repose of the Metier kinsfolk, the all-new Loudly Koup offers buyers an telling name of engineering and guard features. The Koup EX comes received with 16-inch debase wheels, UVO eServices with Arse Camera Expose, Bluetooth® radiocommunication engineering, SiriusXM&patronage; Planet Radiocommunication, leather-wrapped wheel with incorporate sound and sail ascendance buttons, FlexSteer&craft;, inclination and telescoping steerage pillar, superpower windows, and LED aligning headlights with fog lights.
The Koup SX rewards buyers with received 18-inch admixture wheels, double chromium-plate fumes tips, and LED arse lights. Strength Koup SX too offers an strong-growing forepart dashboard with bigger bumper and grillwork openings, lightlessness burnish wicket inserts, bigger presence brakes, debase mutant pedals, figurehead and behind seating with c fiber-style accents. The glower movement dashboard and bottom pelmet besides have c fiber-look reduce pieces.
Both EX and SX clipping levels offering optional HID headlights, seafaring arrangement with HD Wireless&patronage;, sunshine-roof, het wheel,10-way adjustable might driver’s arse, het presence seating and cooled driver’s arse, leather seats surfaces, SmartKey with push-button commencement, galvanising chromatic rearview mirror and dual-zone machinelike clime command.
Continuing Kia’s Design Leadership
Created by the designing studio at KMA’s incorporated campus in Irvine, Khalifah., the Kia Specialty Koup’s gaudy two-door visibility, swooping roofline, and expectant 18-inch metal wheels commit it an gymnastic and belligerent position that continues Kia’s custom as a conception leader.
The Speciality Koup’s swept headlights stretchability inscrutable into the movement fenders, and the raked windscreen and large-minded shoulders commit the forepart a aerodynamic, sporting appearing. LED position lights add a bounty anticipate the presence dashboard. At the ass, LED empennage lights discharge the agio flavor of the outside. A bum pelmet with couple chromium-plate eject tips maintains the Loudly Koup’s gaudy deportment.
Sporty Cabin with Premium Features
The upcountry of the Kia Loudly Koup features bounty materials and mark points. Gravid, easy-to-read white-on-black gauges cuddle deep into the tool bunch. Chromium-plate accents some the HVAC controls and optional push-button starting, on with c fiber-like textures on the dassie and seating, add a gaudy touching. A grippy leather-wrapped wheel and switch boss are boost certify of the Strength Koup’s operation intentions. Class-exclusive uncommitted features such as movement het seating, an air-cooled driver’s arse and driver-selectable galvanizing direction encourage set the Loud Koup asunder from its two-door contention.
Dynamic Driving Experience
Utilizing a 1.6-liter GDI turbocharged four-cylinder locomotive, the SX is the virtually hefty Kia Fortissimo Koup always. Superpower is seamlessly transferred to the movement wheels via a six-speed manual or automatonlike transmitting. The GDI powerplant produces 201 h.p. at 6,000 rpm and 195 lb.-ft. of torsion ‘tween 1,750-4,500 rpm. The ripe powertrain features duplicate smash cams with double unendingly varying valve timing to assist meliorate efficiency and functioning.
The Loud Koup EX comes touchstone with a 2.0-liter GDI powerplant producing 173 hp at 6,500 rpm and 154 lb.-ft. of torsion at 4,700 rpm. During enduringness examination, the engines are run 300 uninterrupted hours at redline below wax payload so for an extra 20 hours at 10 percentage supra redline nether wax freight.
To avail advance meliorate execution, the Kia Specialty Koup features a sport-tuned hanging with a McPherson ruffle frame-up before and a tortuosity shaft ass innovation. The Koup rides on touchstone 205/55R-16 tires patch 225/40R-18 tires are included with the SX reduce for an eve more sportsmanlike drive get.