Naza Kia Sdn Bhd has officially launched Kia Forte for Malaysia market. This was launched at Pavilion KL which comes with Forte variant of 1.6 EX, 1.6 SX and as well as top range 2.0 SX. There engine of 2.0L model is single variable valve timing model, while the 1.6L is able to bring an output if 126 PS at 6,300 RPM and 157Nm of torqye at 4,200 RPM, while th 2.0L one makes 156 PS at 6,200 RPM and 194.2Nm of torque at 4,200 RPM.
These are selling price tag for all Kia Forte offered. The Naza Kia are planning to get 6000 unit of sale annually and also revealed to introduce more 4 new models in various segments next year.
Kia Forte 1.6 EX – RM75,800
Kia Forte 1.6 SX – RM81,800
Kia Forte 2.0 SX – RM93,800
All models offered with a 2 years warranty or 50,000 kilometers of mileage, which ever comes first and there is no option for a warranty extension for now. This is surely a great car for those who look for sedan one, and would probably be the best fight for Honda City by Honda. We surely can’t wait the customers feedback regarding the car. We are also waiting whether this car will also come with NOVUS specification or not in the next production.