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Price Comparison (MSRP): Ford Focus vs. Kia Forte

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Invoice Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Kia Forte

Lowest Total Price

Ford Focus SE   
Difference: 2,065

Lowest Total Invoice

Ford Focus SE   
Difference: 2,278
Model Year20152015
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price 18,460 19,390
Base Invoice 17,215 18,432
Sony and MyFord Touch Package 1,495  
Appearance Package 1,995  
Cold Weather Package 645  
Cargo net 75 50
Rear bumper protector 245 75
Sunroof 895  
Technology Package   2,400
Premium Package   2,700
UVO Package   900
Floor mats   115
Rear spoiler   295
Sony and MyFord Touch Package   0
Appearance Package   0
Cold Weather Package   0
Cargo net   42
Rear bumper protector   62
Sunroof   0
Technology Package   2,167
Premium Package   2,441
UVO Package   837
Floor mats   93
Rear spoiler   244
Options (show) (change) 5,350 6,535
Options (show) (change) 4,775 5,886
Destination 875 825
Total Price 24,685 26,750
Total Invoice 22,865 25,143

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For this 2015 Ford Focus vs. 2015 Kia Forte price comparison, we equipped the cars with selected features. The Focus vs. Forte Price Comparison table displays the specific options added and the total prices. If you want to know how much the Focus and Forte will cost with the features you specified, this is the table to check. In this case, the Kia Forte EX's price is $665 lower than the Ford Focus SE's price

Each car includes features that aren't on the other.. The Focus vs. Forte Features Comparison table tallies up these features and assigns monetary values to them using the site's default values. Compared to the Kia Forte EX, the Ford Focus SE includes additional features worth $0. The TrueDelta Value Comparison figures include adjustments for most differences in feature content. However, they do not include advertising fees, factory-to-dealer incentives, or differences in engines, tires, seat configurations, and audio systems. Exceptions: They do include values for third-row seats and media players. (Additional notes)

Is a feature worth more or less than to you that the site's default value? Members can substitute their own values. The Ford Focus vs. Kia Forte Value Comparison adjusts each car's price based on its additional features. After a $2730 adjustment for the Kia Forte EX's additional features, the Kia Forte EX is $665 less than the Ford Focus SE.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Kia Forte

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Kia Forte EX
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 665
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 288
Model Year20152015
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine160hp I4173hp I4
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)0/0 MPG22/30 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers355, 10?, 6
Tire (rear if not all the same)215/50-17215/45-17
Total Price24,68526,750
Adjustments for Features0-2,730
Feature-Adjusted Total Price24,68524,020
Total Invoice22,86525,143
Adjustments for Features0-2,566
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice22,86522,577

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Features Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Kia Forte

Model Year20152015
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
5-speed manual$0 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1100
Proximity key $250
Universal garage door opener $100
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Front seat active head restraints $50
Knee airbag, driver$100 
Safety key$5 
Torque vectoring / active trace control$100 
Vehicle health reports$0 
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment $50
Climate Control and Infotainment 
App support $100
Aux input $50
In-vehicle Internet capability$100 
Media drive, small $10
Navigation, turn-by-turn$25 
Rear air vents $100
SD Card slot$25 
Traffic + travel information$25 
Traffic information $25
Wi-Fi hotspot capability$50 
Active grille shutters$0 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s) $50
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming rearview mirror $150
Interior ambient lighting, configurable$150 
Power-folding mirrors $50
Spotter mirror(s)$50 
Xenon HID headlights $500
Seats and Interior Trim 
All-weather floor mats$75 
Cooled or ventilated driver seat $150
Floor mats, second row (optional)$0 
Heated second row seats $200
Memory system, driver seat $200
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat $100
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Touring suspension (upgrade)$0 
Wheels, dark finish$0 
Total Value of Features$705$3,435
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$2,730
Value of Feature Adjustments0-2,566

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Specifications Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Kia Forte

Model Year20152015
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase104.3 in106.3 in
Length178.5 in179.5 in
Width71.8 in70.1 in
Height57.7 in56.5 in
Curb Weight3,210 lb.3,036 lb.
Fuel Capacity12.4 gal.13.2 gal.
Row 1 Headroom38.3 in39.1 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.6 in56.1 in
Row 1 Hip Room53.9 in53.0 in
Row 1 Legroom41.9 in42.2 in
Row 2 Headroom38.0 in37.3 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room53.7 in54.9 in
Row 2 Hip Room52.7 in53.1 in
Row 2 Legroom33.2 in35.9 in
Cargo Volume13.2 ft314.9 ft3

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Option Package Details
Ford Focus SE

Sony and MyFord Touch Package
Navigation system600Yes
Automatic climate control, front200Yes
Dual-zone climate control125Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
HD radio50Yes
Traffic + travel information25No
Sony, 355W, 10 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
A/V input jacks25Yes
SD Card slot25No
In-vehicle Internet capability100No
Wi-Fi hotspot capability50No
Navigation, turn-by-turn25No
Total Requested107565%
Total Not Requested57535%
Appearance Package
Touring suspension (upgrade)250No
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Fog lights125Yes
Rear spoiler200Yes
215/50HR17 tires400No
Wheels, dark finish0No
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Power height adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Power recliner, driver seat100Yes
Center armrest(s), second row50Yes
4-wheel disc brakes150Yes
Leather-wrapped steering wheel150Yes
Satellite radio200Yes
Overhead sunglass holder25Yes
Floor mats, second row (optional)0No
Interior ambient lighting, configurable150No
Total Requested210070%
Total Not Requested90030%
Cold Weather Package
Heated mirrors25Yes
Heated front seats200Yes
Leather-wrapped steering wheel150Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
All-weather floor mats75No
Total Requested47586%
Total Not Requested7514%

Option Package Details
Kia Forte EX

Technology Package
Navigation system600Yes
Automatic climate control, front200Yes
Xenon HID headlights500No
Dual-zone climate control125Yes
Upgraded instruments0No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Rear air vents100No
Traffic information25Yes
HD radio50Yes
LED tail lights0No
Total Requested110065%
Total Not Requested60035%
Premium Package
Heated second row seats200No
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Power height adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat100No
Power recliner, driver seat100Yes
Memory system, driver seat200No
Universal garage door opener100No
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150No
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Proximity key250No
Engine immobilizer (optional)0No
Perimeter approach lighting25No
Cooled or ventilated driver seat150No
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Heated front seats200Yes
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Total Requested245068%
Total Not Requested117532%
UVO Package
215/45HR17 tires400No
Rearview camera200Yes
Voice control for external devices0Yes
SMS text-to-speech reader50Yes
911 assist25Yes
Bluetooth audio streaming25Yes
Media drive, small10No
App support100No
Total Requested30037%
Total Not Requested51063%

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