2023 Kia Forte LXS

2023 Kia Forte LXS
2.0L 4cyl

Fuel Economy
28 city / 39 hwy*

147 HP

132 lb-ft

Serving Columbus, OH

As a mix between a Kia Rio and K5, the new 2023 Kia Forte LXS easily offers fairness in value. With it being a frugal vehicle, it is able to appear sporty without having to be pushed to the limit. Its design is sleek and it offers plenty under the hood with its supercharger pushing out more than 200 horses from its 1.6-liter in-line four. Below, we have some more features that you should be aware of concerning the Kia Forte LXS from Germain Kia of Columbus.


While a sedan is considered only for commuting purposes, their performance is not considered sporty. However, the 2023 Kia Forte LXS is able to compete nicely by providing a good amount of power.

The powertrain is robust and offers many options and engine upgrades are able to offer a ride that is efficient and balanced. No matter what type of ride you want to experience, the 2023 Kia Forte LXS is able to provide it.

2023 Kia Forte LXS

Interior and Features

The Kia Forte LXS has a significant amount of features within the interior. Below are a few of them that customers of Germain Kia of Columbus have raved about.

A 4.2-inch Instrument Display

Within its Supervision Meter Cluster is the LCD color display that provides essential information while driving in high resolution.

Audio System

Standard premium audio system allows you to enjoy your favorite music.

Touchscreen Display

Another Forte standard is its 8-inch touchscreen display. This includes both Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Having this integration allows you to enjoy hands-free driving while accessing content and apps safely.

Steering Wheel Mounted Controls

With controls mounted on the steering wheel, you have complete control of answering calls through Bluetooth, change radio channels, adjust cruise control, and control the radio volume.

Remote Keyless Entry w/ Vehicle Immobilizer

Offering a remote keyless entry allows you to unlock and lock your Forte by pressing a button. The keyless is also foldable without being a problem while in a pocket. Also, it is able to help the car remain immobilized so that it does not start without a key.

Woven Cloth Seat Trim

On top of its woven cloth seat trim, the driver and front passenger seat are 6-way manual. These seats permit you to make seating adjustable and customizable for the driver and passenger.

2023 Kia Forte LXS


The Kia Forte LXS includes numerous safety features that involve active and passive safety. The features that cover safety involve a brake assist system, traction control, hill start assist, ABS brakes, electronic stability control, and curtain airbags.

Take an Online Test Drive

When you decide to take the Kia Forte LXS for a test drive, it is good to know that it is possible from the comfort of home when you click the red button labeled “Take a Virtual Test Drive”. As your test drive continues, the features that are available will be at your disposal. The test drive also includes an animated salesperson to explain the features the Forte comes equipped with.

If you are satisfied with your personalized virtual test drive, you should make an in-person visit with your local Germain Kia of Columbus for an in-person test drive today.

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*All figures are EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.