If you’re in search of an energetic thrill behind the wheel of a powerful, sporty sedan, then the 2022 Kia Forte and 2022 Toyota Corolla are two great choices. Each model provides an exciting drive across multiple dynamic engine options, a sophisticated interior, and a sleek body style. The team at Kia of Stamford has put the Kia Forte and Toyota Corolla head to head in this comparison to help you decide which is right for you.
2022 Kia Forte vs. Toyota Corolla Interior Features
Step into a sophisticated interior cabin full of premium amenities and high-quality technology features right at your fingertips in both the 2022 Kia Forte and Toyota Corolla. You can also take advantage of available dual-zone automatic climate control and power sunroof in the Forte while the Corolla offers an available power moonroof. See the following chart for a comparison of interior specifications.
2022 Kia Forte
Seat Trim:Woven cloth or SynTex
Seat Adjustment:10-way power driver’s; 6-way manual front passenger
Audio System:8-speaker Harman and Kardon®
Driver Information Display:4.2-in. driver information display
Infotainment Touchscreen:8- or 10.25-in. infotainment touchscreen
2022 Toyota Corolla
Seat Trim:Premium fabric, sport fabric, or SofTex®
Seat Adjustment:8-way power driver’s; 4-way manual front passenger
Audio System:9-speaker JBL®
Driver Information Display:4.2- or 7-in. driver information display
Infotainment Touchscreen:7- or 8-in. infotainment touchscreen
Leather-wrapped steering wheel
Apple CarPlay® / Android Auto™ compatibility
Wireless phone charger
2022 Kia Forte vs. Toyota Corolla Engine Specs & Fuel Economy
Experience a thrilling performance behind the wheel of both the 2022 Kia Forte and Toyota Corolla. Multiple powerful engine options are available in either model, each designed with track-inspired capabilities made for the streets. Both models are equipped with a front-wheel drive (FWD) system, and the Forte offers a turbocharged engine with two transmission options while the Corolla offers a hybrid option for added fuel efficiency.
2022 Kia Forte
Transmission:Intelligent variable (IVT)
1.6L turbocharged 4-cylinder
Transmission:6-speed manual or 7-speed dual-clutch automatic
2022 Toyota Corolla
Transmission:Continuously variable (CVT)
1.8L hybrid 4-cylinder
Transmission:6-speed manual or dynamic-shift CVT
2022 Kia Forte vs. Toyota Corolla MPG
When equipped with the standard engine, the 2022 Forte makes an estimated 31 city and 41 highway MPG while the 2022 Corolla makes an estimated 31 city and 38 highway MPG.
2022 Kia Forte vs. Toyota Corolla Capacity & Seating
Up to five passengers can sit back and relax along every exhilarating mile in both the 2022 Kia Forte and Toyota Corolla. Each model offers ample legroom, comfortable seating materials, and cargo space for a variety of stowing needs. The Kia Forte offers a maximum cargo capacity of 15.3 cubic feet, and the Toyota Corolla offers a maximum 13.1 cubic feet of cargo space. The Forte also offers an available Smart Trunk™, simplifying access to your cargo area.
2022 Kia Forte vs. Toyota Corolla Safety Features
Safety is a priority in both the 2022 Kia Forte and Toyota Corolla. Each model offers standard and available driver assistance features built to help give you confidence and peace of mind on the road. On the Forte, you will find Kia Drive Wise safety technology while Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.0 is available on the Corolla.
Available Kia Drive Wise features include:
Forward collision avoidance assist
Driver attention warning
Lane keeping and following assist
Rear view monitor with dynamic parking guidance
Rear occupant alert
Smart cruise control
2022 Kia Forte vs. Toyota Corolla Price
Find the 2022 Kia Forte for sale in our inventory at a starting MSRP of $19,490. The 2022 Toyota Corolla has a starting MSRP of $20,425.
Based on model year EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.
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