The 2017 Kia Forte5 is the ultimate combination of edginess and utility GÇô giving you the best of both words. ThereGÇÖs no shortage of premium touches in the 2017 Forte5. From the available leather-wrapped steering wheel, to the illuminated glove box, to the convenient Push-Button Start. With a spectacular combination of racing-inspired design and quality finishes, the interior Forte5 perfectly matches looks to performance. The 60/40 split-folding rear seat is flexible enough to accommodate passengers as well as virtually any type of cargo, including extra-long items. With UVO eServices, an available infotainment system, itGÇÖs simple to manage music, make hands-free calls, and much more. Using built-in radars, the available Blind Spot Detection system alerts you of vehicles it locates in your blind spot. And Lane Change Assist will warn you if it detects your Forte5 drifting out of its lane. The remarkable 201hp and 195lb-ft of torque churned out of the available 1.6-liter turbocharged Gasoline Direct Injection engine proves big things really can come in small packages. New for 2017, the Forte5 SXGÇÖs Dual-Clutch Transmission gives drivers the ability to switch between automatic and paddle-shift-activated semi-automatic gear shifting. Forte5 is equipped with active and passive safety systems including an Anti-Lock Brake system, Hill Start Assist Control, Tire-Pressure Monitoring System, and Electronic Stability Control.