2022 Kia Forte in Mississauga, ON

Kia Forte at 401 Dixie Kia

Who knew you could pack so much into a compact sedan? The 2022 Kia Forte knows how much you can, with advanced convenience and safety tech, modern styling and an advanced GT trim. Restyled and loaded with more tech and features for the 2022 model year, the Forte continually proves why it’s such a value for its price. At 401 Dixie Kia, we have the latest and best Kia models for convenient shopping, both online and in-store, for our local customers in Mississauga and the Greater Toronto Area! Build your own and explore our new and used inventory, then easily reserve your choice model, today. The Kia Forte is for sale at our 401 Dixie Kia dealership, starting at an incredible value price!

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Exterior Features

Redesigned Front & Rear

A brand-new look follows the Forte into 2022 and beyond, with front and rear ends that have been totally restyled. This includes a new grille look, refreshed lighting and updated wheel designs.

Dynamic Wheel Sizes

Wheel sizes go from 15-inches to 18-inches, across the trim levels.

  • 15-inch Steel Wheel Covers: Available on LX MT, LX
  • 16-inch Alloy Wheel: Available on EX
  • 17-inch Alloy Wheel: Available on EX+, EX Premium
  • 17-inch Alloy Wheel (Graphite): Available on GT-Line
  • 18-inch Alloy Wheel: Available on GT Limited

Light Features

LED headlights and taillights are found on the EX+ trim and above, while both the LX and EX trims maintain halogen headlights. LED daytime running lights are standard on every trim, while the positioning lights are on the EX trim and above.

Specifications:2022 Kia Forte EX
Length (mm/in)4,640 / 182.6
Width (mm/in)1,800 / 70.9
Height (mm/in)1,435 / 56.5
Wheelbase (mm/in)2,700 / 106.3
Ground Clearance (mm/in)135 / 5.3
Minimum Curb Weight (kg/lbs)1,256 - 1,319 / 2,769 - 2,908

Interior Features

8-inch Display Audio (+ New 10.3-inch Option)

The height of your entertainment and navigation capability in the Forte is in this 8-inch display audio system. Everything from jamming to your favourite song to texting your friends is easily accomplished through the touchscreen. Now available is also a 10.25-inch multimedia interface (with integrated navigation) upgrade, only on the GT Limited trim.

Heated & Cooled Seats

Built equally for the warm or cool weather that Missisauaga trades off year-round. You can warm up through the heated front seats on a frigid winter morning, or cool off on a hot summer day with the available air-cooled front seats. Heated front seats are standard on every trim, while heated rear and air-cooled front seats are found only on the GT trims.

60/40 Split-Folding Rear Seats

The 60/40 split-folding rear seats of the Forte adjust to create even more space than you might’ve thought possible in this compact sedan. Standard on every trim, adjust the seats to accommodate either cargo or passengers in equal measure.

Specifications:2022 Kia Forte EX
Head Room (front) (mm/in)985 / 38.7
Head Room (rear) (mm/in)952 / 37.4
Shoulder Room (front) (mm/in)1,425 / 56.1
Shoulder Room (rear) (mm/in)1,405 / 55.3
Hip Room (front) (mm/in)1,346 / 53.0
Hip Room (rear) (mm/in)1,298 / 51.1
Leg Room (front) (mm/in)1,073 / 42.2
Leg Room (rear) (mm/in)906 / 35.6
Total Interior Volume (L/cu-ft)2,718 / 96.0
Cargo Capacity, rear seats up (L/cu-ft)434 / 15.3

Performance & Capability

Engine Choices

Two engines are available on your Kia, depending on the trim. From the LX MT to the GT-Line finds the 2.0L MPI engine at home under-the-hood, paired to an Intelligent Variable Transmission and putting out 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque. The top-level GT Limited speeds ahead with a 1.6L Gamma Turbo GDI engine, matched to a 7-speed Dual-Clutch automatic transmission, and getting up to 201 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque.


All providing their own levels of efficient power and smooth driving, three transmission types are found across the Forte trims. A 6-speed manual on the LX MT, the IVT on the LX, EX, EX+, EX Premium and GT-Line, and the 7-speed Dual-Clutch automatic on the GT Limited.

Forte GT Limited Trim

The GT Limited trim is the Forte at its maximum, and most capable, taking all of those smart features and advanced technology you love, and ratcheting it up with incredible power, but still complete with efficient fuel economy.

Specifications:2022 Kia Forte EX2022 Kia Forte GT Limited
Engine2.0L MPI1.6L Turbo GDI
Torque (lb-ft)132195
TransmissionIntelligent Variable Transmission7-speed Dual-Clutch Automatic Transmission
Fuel Efficiency (city/highway) (L/100 km)7.9 / 5.98.7 / 6.6


Apple CarPlay / Android Auto

Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility now comes standard, so your phone will always be connected and in concert with your Forte. Enjoy your most trusted apps from the comfort of your Kia.

Wireless Charger

Cords are increasingly becoming a thing of the past, and most likely your smartphone has wireless charging capabilities. Our Kia vehicles are always advancing with the times, so make use of our available wireless phone charger and keep your device conveniently charged at all times.

UVO Intelligence

Improve your Kia ownership experience with the UVO Intelligence mobile app. Just from your phone’s interface you can do things like start/stop the engine, turn on climate control and more. Not to mention the vehicle diagnostics you’ll have access to right in the palm of your hand.


Blind Spot Detection System

When you’re driving a Kia, you’re always driving with help on-board, especially with the Blind Spot Detection system. Always monitoring around you, you’ll be instantly alerted if a vehicle moves into your blind spot.

Advanced Forward Collision Avoidance Assist

Your Forte is here to help fight the unpredictable when driving thanks to the Advanced Forward Collision Avoidance Assist. If it detects the possibility of a frontal collision, the system will apply the brakes.

Lane Keeping Assist

Especially after you’ve been driving for a long period, you might not always notice it when you start to drift out of your lane, but our Lane Keeping Assist will always make sure you stay centred and in control.

2022 Forte New Model Changes

The 2022 Forte sees a host of new additions for the new year. Mainly focusing on its style, a newly redesigned front and rear end provide a welcome update on this new Forte. This consists of a new grille, refreshed lighting and improved wheel designs. Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are standard, so forget about having to fuss with cords.

2022 Kia Forte Trims

Front side view of 2022 Kia Forte LX MT


Starting at $18,295*

Feature Highlights:

  • 2-inch Supervision Cluster
  • Rearview camera
  • Front, heated seats
  • Cruise control
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Front side view of 2022 Kia Forte LX


Starting at $19,895*

Feature Highlights:

  • Auto IVT transmission
  • Drive Mode Select
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Front side view of 2022 Kia Forte EX


Starting at $21,595*

Feature Highlights:

  • Heated steering wheel
  • Wireless phone charger
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Blind-Spot Collision Avoidance Assist
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Front side view of 2022 Kia Forte EX+


Starting at $23,195*

Feature Highlights:

  • LED headlights
  • LED taillights
  • LED interior lights
  • Sunroof
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Front side view of 2022 Kia Forte EX-Premium

EX Premium

Starting at $24,995*

Feature Highlights:

  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Smart key, push-button start
  • Smart cruise control
  • UVO Intelligence
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Front side view of 2022 Kia Forte EX Premium

EX Limited

Starting at $24,995*

Feature Highlights:

  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Smart key, push-button start
  • Smart cruise control
  • UVO Intelligence
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Front side view of 2022 Kia Forte GT-Line


Starting at $26,795*

Feature Highlights:

  • Red exterior accents
  • Heated rear seats
  • Sport leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • 25-inch multimedia interface
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Front side view of 2022 Kia Forte GT Limited

GT Limited

Starting at $29,995*

Feature Highlights:

  • Front sport bucket seats
  • 7-speed Dual-Clutch AT
  • Electronic Sound Generator
  • Harman Kardon premium audio system
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401 Dixie Kia is your local Kia dealer in Mississauga for everything you could ever want from a proud Canadian dealership. Along with our new and pre-owned inventory, headlined by the Forte, we also provide exceptional service, parts and auto spa departments to ensure your Kia is always running as it should. Have questions? Don’t hesitate to get in touch!

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