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

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Invoice Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Kia Forte

Lowest Total Price

Ford Focus SE   
Difference: 1,320

Lowest Total Invoice

Ford Focus SE   
Difference: 1,573
Model Year20162016
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price 18,515 19,990
Base Invoice 17,264 18,993
Satellite radio 195  
Cargo net 75 50
Floor mats   115
Satellite radio   0
Cargo net   42
Floor mats   93
Options (show) (change) 270 165
Options (show) (change) 241 135
Destination 875 825
Total Price 19,660 20,980
Total Invoice 18,380 19,953

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For this 2016 Ford Focus vs. 2016 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 $75 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 $1395 adjustment for the Kia Forte EX's additional features, the Kia Forte EX is $75 less than the Ford Focus SE.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Kia Forte

Lowest Adjusted Price: Kia Forte EX
Lowest Adjusted Invoice: Ford Focus SE
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 75
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 246
Model Year20162016
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine160hp I4173hp I4
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)23/32 MPG22/30 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers?, 6?, 6
Tire (rear if not all the same)205/50-16215/45-17
Total Price19,66020,980
Adjustments for Features0-1,395
Feature-Adjusted Total Price19,66019,585
Total Invoice18,38019,953
Adjustments for Features0-1,327
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice18,38018,626

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Features Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Kia Forte

Model Year20162016
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
5-speed manual$0 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1100
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
4-wheel disc brakes $150
911 assist$25 
Knee airbag, driver$100 
Safety key$5 
Termporary spare tire$150 
Torque vectoring / active trace control$100 
Vehicle health reports$0 
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment $50
Overhead sunglass holder $25
Climate Control and Infotainment 
App support$100 
Aux input $50
Bluetooth audio streaming$25 
SMS text-to-speech reader$50 
Voice control for audio system$25 
Voice control for external devices$0 
Active grille shutters$0 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s) $50
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Fog lights $125
Heated mirrors $25
Power-folding mirrors $50
Spotter mirror(s)$50 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Center armrest(s), second row $50
Leather-wrapped steering wheel $150
Soft-touch instrument panel (optional) $0
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Total Value of Features$630$2,025
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$1,395
Value of Feature Adjustments0-1,327

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Specifications Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Kia Forte

Model Year20162016
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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