2023 Kia Forte vs. 2023 Hyundai Elantra

2023 Kia Forte vs. 2023 Hyundai Elantra model comparison

Style-driven to the core, the 2023 Kia Forte is alluring in its exterior design and performance. Luxurious trim levels and advanced amenities make the latest Kia Forte hard not to notice. The ever-present comfort one would enjoy with the model is indeed astonishing. Total trims of the model include LX, LXS, GT-Line, GT (DCT), and GT (MT). Equipped with the Kia Drive Wise Advanced Driver Assistance features, the vehicle has many standard safety offerings.

We can see how the 2023 Kia Forte goes compared with another stylistic sedan, the 2023 Hyundai Elantra, at Hometown Kia in Mount Hope, WV. Keep reading to know more.

2023 Kia Forte


2023 Hyundai Elantra

$19,490 Starting MSRP $20,500
2L 4-cylinder Engine 2L 4-cylinder
14 gal Fuel Tank Capacity 12.4 gal
15.3 cu.-ft. Cargo Capacity 14.2 cu.-ft.

Why is the 2023 Kia Forte a Better Vehicle?

Even though both models have similar drivetrain and engine power, the 2023 Kia Forte has the edge over the 2023 Hyundai Elantra in its starting price, fuel tank volume, and cargo volume. Moreover, the advanced GT trim offered by the 2023 Kia Forte boasts a 1.6L Turbo engine delivering up to 201 horsepower and has a luxury sport-tuned dual exhaust. With available Michelin® Pilot® Sport Summer tires, the Kia Forte GT is class-apart in its looks and has an array of luxurious features to benefit the passengers. Having a well-advanced trim and increased fuel and cargo volume, both available at a budget price, makes the 2023 Kia Forte a better choice than the 2023 Hyundai Elantra if you want to save the maximum on your purchase.

What are some of the additional features we get with the new Kia Forte?

  • 16, 17, and 18-inch alloy wheels
  • Striking Rear Design
  • LED Headlights, including High Beam Assist
  • Sirius™ XM Satelite Radio

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