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How does the 2021 Kia Forte keep you safe?

By Product Expert | Posted in Kia Forte on Wednesday, June 9th, 2021 at 7:40 am
2021 Kia Forte on the road

2021 Kia Forte Safety Features

Are you on the lookout for a compact sedan? The Kia brand’s 2021 Kia Forte could be just what you’re looking for. With a sporty bumper design and a tiger-nose grille, the 2021 Kia Forte looks extremely dapper. Apart from looks that will make heads turn, it has great infotainment features and comes in a variety of hues. But how safe is it? We are sure that is the question on your mind. Especially, if you’re traveling with your sedan to the treacherous valleys, rolling hills, or flat-topped rock ridges in New Jersey or just beating the traffic in Hackettstown. Thus, we have provided a compilation of the 2021 Kia Forte safety features to give you an overview.

What are the Kia Drive Wise features available on the 2021 Kia Forte?

The 2021 Kia Forte comes with a Forward Collision Avoidance Assist (FCA) that anticipates a forward collision and applies the brakes in certain emergency situations. If you commute to work regularly or enjoy going on long drives, you’ll agree that navigating a blind spot is the most troublesome. The 2021 Kia Forte provides you with a Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW) that will give you an indicator light on the outside mirror if it detects a vehicle in your blind spot.

The Smart Cruise Control (SCC) accelerates or slows down your vehicle to maintain a pre-determined distance with the vehicle in front of you. This is quite useful in areas with heavy traffic. The Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) steers your vehicle to your correct lane in situations where you may have veered.

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How safe is the 2021 Kia Forte in different topography?

The 2021 Kia Forte has a Traction Control System (TCS) and Electronic Stability Control (ESC) that reduces wheel spin, increasing your control on wet, snowy, or slippery roads. If you’re off to a hilly region, the Hill Start Assist Control will help you by using the brakes during those milliseconds when you shift your foot from the brake pedal to the accelerator. The Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) reduces skidding. The Brake Assist System (BAS) increases braking pressure in emergency braking situations.

2021 Kia Forte Interior Dashboard
2021 Kia Forte Interior

What are the interior safety features in the 2021 Kia Forte?

The stylish sedan has a six-airbag system that deploys intelligently based on sensors that monitor the severity of the impact. The 2021 Kia Forte also has 3-point seat belts for all seating positions and front seatbelt pretensioners. Additionally, its 54% advanced high-strength steel body provides further stability.  

Are you interested in learning more about the 2021 Kia Forte? Do come over to Motion Kia in Hackettstown, NJ. We would be happy to discuss more about the 2021 Kia Forte and give you a tour in this chic sedan.