Earlier this week, Kia Motors America announced that the 2014 Kia Forte had been named the “Best New Compact Sedan of 2014” by Cars.com, which automatically put it in contention for the website’s “Best of 2014” award. Six cars are picked to compete by the Cars.com editors, and the 2014 Kia Forte topped its segment due to its style, performance, and value. Keep reading to find out more!
Upon finding out about the award, Michael Sprague, executive vice president, marketing & communications, KMA, had this to say:
The all-new Forte continues to earn praise for its sleek design, exceptional performance and plethora of features. Cars.com speaks for, not only the industry, but also car buyers, and we are happy to have the Forte recognized for elevating the compact segment to new levels of sophistication with its premium features, comfortable cabin and refined ride.
Cars.com will announce the Best of 2014 award at the North American International Auto Show in January 2014. According to the Cars.com editors, the 2014 Kia Forte stood out in its segment for offering a wide variety of features and options, edgy styling, refined driving, and comfortable ride. Patrick Olsen, Cars.com editor-in-chief, had this to say about the 2014 Kia Forte:
People buy compact cars because they are affordable and efficient, but that doesn’t mean that they have to be boring. The Forte breaks the mold with its head-turning styling outside and an interior full of affordable creature comforts.
To get set up on a test drive, or to find out more about the 2014 Kia Forte and all other new Kia vehicles, stop on in to your Champaign-Urbana Kia dealers, O’Brien Kia of Urbana to speak to a member of our team today!