Compact without compromising on space, the 2021 Kia Forte 5 is outfitted to impress. A small car with big character, the Forte 5 slots into Kia’s model lineup right ahead of the Rio 5-Door hatchback, for those who are looking for a bit more space and a sedan-like feel. Get ready to conquer city streets with a vehicle designed to go the distance. The 2021 Kia Forte 5 is ready to deliver everything you desire, from a surprisingly engaging drive, superb fuel efficiency, and storage solutions for all your cargo. Fortunately for you, the Kia Forte 5 is available from your friends here at Foster Kia. We’re proud to be an automotive leader in the Scarborough area, and here to solve all your Kia related needs. Read on with our experts as we walk you through what the 2021 Kia Forte 5 has to offer.


Classic sedan style cues carry the Kia Forte 5 into 2021, as the Forte 5 is ready and primed to take on life in Ontario. Featuring Kia’s signature tiger nose grille, a stylish front bumper, standard LED lighting, and so much more.


Hatchback Lifestyle – Easily access your precious cargo and solve your storage needs while you’re on the go thanks to the versatility provided by the Forte 5’s hatchback. Get the storage flexibility that you demand.

LED Lighting – Light up the road in style with the Forte 5’s LED lighting group, featuring LED daytime running lights, positioning lights, and available LED headlights.

Wheel Options – You’ll find 16” alloy wheel standard on the 2021 Forte 5, however for a more aggressive look, 18” alloy wheels are available.




Standard Features – Step inside the Forte 5 and find numerous luxurious features standard, including heated front seats, a height adjustable driver’s seat, 60:40 split-folding rear seats, heated steering wheel, and high quality materials and finishes found throughout the cabin.

Fully Load Your Forte 5 – Whether you’re looking for sport or leather seats, air-cooled front seats, heated rear seats, a sport steering wheel, or stainless steel sport pedals, you’ll be able to tailor the Forte 5 to your specific desires.




UVO Intelligence

For the latest in convenience and connectivity, explore the UVO Intelligence, available on the Forte 5. Stay up to date on your Forte 5’s essential information and access features designed to make your life convenient. Available on your smartphone, you’ll be able to access remote start, climate control, and more, all at the swipe of a finger.

Apple CarPlay & Android Auto

Always stay connected while you’re on the go thanks to standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration. Keep your hands and focus on the road, all while you explore your favourite playlists, apps, messages and more.

Wireless Phone Charger

Keep fully charged without the worry and hassle of cords thanks to the wireless mobile charging pad in the Forte 5. Eliminate yet another cord from your life while you focus on the road ahead of you.


Economical Power

You’ll have two engine options for your Forte 5, coming standard on the EX trim is a 2.0L MPI engine that provides 147 horses and 132 lb-ft of torque. The 2.0L engine is paired with an Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT), for the most economic shifts. Those looking for more power can opt for the 1.6L Gamma Turbo GDI engine, providing 201 horses and 195 lb-ft of torque. The 1.6L engine can either be paired to a manual transmission or 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission, whatever best suits your driving style.

Superb Efficiency

Make your visits to the pump less frequent with the efficiency provided by the 2021 Forte 5. Paired with the 2.0L MPI engine you’ll receive 8/6 L/100km (city/hwy). When paired with the 1.6L Gamma Turbo GDI and manual transmission, you’ll receive 9.9/7.6 L/100km (city/hwy), while the 7-speed automatic transmission pairing grants 8.9/6.9 L/100km (city/hwy).


Have extra peace of mind while you drive knowing that your Forte 5 is loaded with standard safety features to help protect you on the road. Drive with confidence on every journey as your Forte 5 actively assists you with it’s innovative safety technology.

Blind Spot Detection

With the Blind Spot Detection System you’ll feel like you always have extra eyes in the back of your head, helping to assist you. This system will indicate and alert you when vehicles are approaching or in your blind spot.

Lane Keep Assist

Stay in your lane with the Forte 5’s Lane Keep Assist system. This system utilizes sensors in your vehicle to send an audible and visual warning when you are drifting too far out of your lane, and will apply corrective measures if appropriate.

Standard Safety

If that wasn’t enough, your Forte 5 includes numerous other standard safety features, including 6 airbags, electronic stability control, hill-assist control, driver attention alert system, forward collision-avoidance assist, rear cross-traffic collision warning, a rearview camera, and more

2021 Kia Forte 5 Trim Lineup



Starting at $22,295


  • Apple Carplay and Android Auto
  • Forward Collision Avoidance Assist
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Blind Spot Detection System
  • Wireless phone charger
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Starting at $25,895

Includes select EX features and:

  • Manual transmission
  • Smart key with push button ignition
  • Dual zone climate control
  • Sunroof
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Starting at $27,595

Includes select GT MT features and:

  • UVO Intelligence
  • Satellite radio
  • Ambient mood lighting
  • Drive mode select
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Gt Limited

GT Limited

Starting at $29,995

Includes select GT MT features and:

  • Smart cruise control
  • Advanced Forward Collision Avoidance Assist
  • 8” multimedia screen with built-in navigation
  • Air-cooled front seats
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When you’re looking to tackle urban life in Ontario head on and need a vehicle up for the challenge, the 2021 Kia Forte 5 is more than ready for the task. Of course, whether you love the Forte 5, or are interested in any other new or used vehicle from the Kia model lineup, the experts here at Foster Kia are ready to assist you. We’re proud to be a leading source, for all things Kia here in Scarborough. For the best in financing, service and more, choose us as your automotive destination today, and get in contact with our team.