Find a Compact Sedan that is Truly Anything but Compact: Kia Forte vs. Toyota Corolla

Compact sedans have long been some of the most popular options for drivers who want something that is a perfect car to drive every day or on longer trips. Finding the perfect compact sedan can difficult because of how many different options that are available, but two of the most popular models available to drivers today are the Kia Forte and the Toyota Corolla. Comparing the two can be tough, but here at Kia of Anderson in Pendleton, SC we are willing to do that hard-work for you and show you exactly why the Kia Forte is the perfect choice for you!

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Kia Forte

This compact sedan brings drivers plenty of excitement with two different engine choices, an athletic and bold design, and a wide selection of interior comfort features. All told, this is by far one of the most impressive and well-rounded models that is available today! Plus, with affordable pricing model, this compact sedan can be perfect for more drivers around Pendleton, SC or Greenville, SC!


Toyota Corolla

As one of the longest running and most popular compact sedans around, the Toyota Corolla has been able impress a ton of drivers all over. But, because it has been around so long it has been overtaken by other models on the market. Despite that fact, it is still an impressive model, but it is nowhere as impressive as a similar Kia Forte.



Battle of the Compact Sedan: Kia Forte vs. Toyota Corolla

  1. There was one time when the Toyota Corolla was the most affordable compact sedan available, but now the Kia Forte is the more affordable option with a starting price of $16,800! This is nearly $2,000 less than the Toyota Corolla!
  2. When it comes to interior features, the Kia Forte far surpasses what is offered in the Toyota Corolla! Thanks to features like both Apple CarPlay™ integration, Android Auto™ Integration, dual-zone climate controls, heated and ventilated front seats, leather seating, and memory settings for the driver make sure this model stands out!
  3. When it comes to the power, the Kia Forte is a much better option with two different engine options that are both more powerful than the only engine on the Toyota Corolla. The first engine is a 2.0L inline four-cylinder Atkinson Cycle engine that makes 147 horsepower and 132 lb.-ft. of torque. The second option is a 2.0L inline four-cylinder direct-injected engine that makes 164 horsepower and 151 lb.-ft. of torque!

When you are looking for a compact sedan that will make driving in all different situations more enjoyable and comfortable than ever before! Make your way over to Kia of Anderson today and our staff will help you see exactly why the Kia Forte is truly the best option available to you today!

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