2022 Kia Forte Configurations

February 16th, 2022 by
2022 Kia Forte driving on the street


If you are in search of an efficient sedan that is affordable, yet doesn’t compromise when it comes to advanced amenities, you have found your match in the Kia Forte. The 2022 Kia Forte configurations reveal a well-rounded sedan that is also budget-friendly. What’s not to love? Not sure which of the 2022 Kia Forte configurations is right for you? That’s ok! The team at Kearny Mesa Kia has created this guide to the lineup to help you narrow down your search. From the 2022 Kia Forte LXS to the Kia Forte GT-Line, you truly cannot go wrong with this stellar sedan. 



2022 Kia Forte Configurations by Price

As you move up in the Forte lineup, you’ll unlock exciting upgrades for a modest price increase. Below, we have listed all of the 2022 Kia Forte configurations by price to help you see where to start your search. 

  • 2022 Kia Forte FE: $19,090 MSRP
  • 2022 Kia Forte LXS: $19,590 MSRP
  • 2022 Kia Forte GT-Line: $21,290 MSRP
  • 2022 Kia Forte GT: $23,490 MSRP
  • 2022 Kia Forte GT Manual: $24,490 MSRP

Highlights of the Kia Forte Trims

It’s easy to see why El Cajon and La Mesa drivers are drawn to the latest Kia Forte. However, it’s a bit more challenging to decide which trim level to choose for the Chula Vista roads. Below, we have shared some of our favorite standout features of each of the 2022 Kia Forte configurations. This may further help you decide which model checks all of the boxes on your wishlist: 

2022 Kia Forte FE

  • 147-hp 2.0L 4-cylinder engine 
  • 8-inch touchscreen display with rearview camera
  • 6-speed manual transmission
  • Lane Departure Warning

2022 Kia Forte LXS

  • Intelligent Variable Automatic Transmission
  • Drive Mode Select (DMS)
  • 16-inch machine finish alloy wheels
  • 60/40 split-folding rear seat

2022 Kia Forte GT-Line 

  • GT-Line sport grille and side sills
  • Gloss black rear spoiler
  • Blind-spot collision warning
  • Front fog lights

2022 Kia Forte GT

  • 7-speed quick shift DCT automatic transmission with paddle shifters
  • 201-hp 1.6L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine
  • LED headlights
  • Sport-tuned suspension and dual exhaust

2022 Kia Forte GT Manual

  • Power sunroof
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning (RCCW)
  • Wireless phone charger
  • Rear parking sensors

Still trying to decide between the 2022 Kia Forte LXS or Kia Forte GT-Line? We invite you to make the short drive to San Diego to see your favorite trims in person. It’s the best way to find the car of your dreams. 

See the 2022 Kia Forte Configurations at Kearny Mesa Kia

Explore the 2022 Kia Forte configurations up close at Kearny Mesa Kia. We can get you set up with a test drive or answer any questions you may have. Contact us today for more information. We look forward to assisting you soon!


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