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For this 2014 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 $80 lower than the Ford Focus Titanium'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 Titanium 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 $920 adjustment for the Kia Forte EX's additional features, the Kia Forte EX is $80 less than the Ford Focus Titanium.

Invoice Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Kia Forte

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.

Lowest Total Price

Ford Focus Titanium   
Difference: 840

Lowest Total Invoice

Ford Focus Titanium   
Difference: 987
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Model Year20142015
ModelFocusForte
TrimTitaniumEX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price 23,075 19,390
Base Invoice 21,537 18,432
Navigation system 795  
Rear bumper protector 245 75
Sunroof 895  
UVO Package   900
Technology Package   2,400
Premium Package   2,700
Floor mats   115
Rear spoiler   295
Navigation system   0
Rear bumper protector   62
Sunroof   0
UVO Package   837
Technology Package   2,167
Premium Package   2,441
Floor mats   93
Rear spoiler   244
Options (show) (change) 1,935 6,485
Options (show) (change) 1,727 5,844
Destination 825 800
Total Price 25,835 26,675
Total Invoice 24,089 25,076

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Kia Forte

Lowest Adjusted Price: Kia Forte EX
Lowest Adjusted Invoice: Ford Focus Titanium
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 80
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 122
Model Year20142015
ModelFocusForte
TrimTitaniumEX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine160hp I4173hp I4
TransmissionM5T6
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)23/32 MPG22/30 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers355, 10?, 6
Tire (rear if not all the same)215/50-17215/45-17
Total Price25,83526,675
Adjustments for Features0-920
Feature-Adjusted Total Price25,83525,755
Total Invoice24,08925,076
Adjustments for Features0-865
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice24,08924,211

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Price of the the Ford Focus

Price of the Ford Focus: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
20094dr Sedan 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
The Focus is one of the cheapest new cars. There are others that are cheaper, but they basically come stripped of options like AC and radios.
20094dr Sedan 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
It gave me the payment i needed while still providing most of the things i need in a small sedan.
20094dr Sedan 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
$16,700 is quite a bit of money for a two-liter four sedan, but the Focus has build quality and content that justify it pretty well.
20094dr Sedan 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Bought used 19k miles, good condition, $9,500
20082dr Coupe 140-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Price was so low it was almost a concern.
Price of the Ford Focus: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
20074dr Sedan 136-horsepower 2.0L I4
4-speed automatic FWD
What can I say, it's a cheap car. At the time I purchased in 2009, the car was almost three years old and still had a sale price of $13000. It's currently only worth less than half of what was paid four years later. I purchased this car because of need and very limited time to make a choice. I knew I didn't want another Nissan because of their weak engines. My sister had just bought the 08 Focus SE model a few months before and was happy with hers, so I thought this might be an okay choice. Read on.
20034dr Hatch 170-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed manual FWD
The Focus SVT would have cost me about $5,000 more than the Mazda Protege5.

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What Our Members Are Saying about the Price of the the Kia Forte

Price of the Kia Forte: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
20102dr Coupe 156-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Sticker price was $1500 cheaper than comparable local Mazda 3 and VW Golf/Jetta with the same or more features.
Price of the Kia Forte: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
20104dr Sedan 156-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
a few $K more than the Versa.

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Features Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Kia Forte

Model Year20142015
ModelFocusForte
TrimTitaniumEX
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
5-speed manual$1300 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1100
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
Heated steering wheel $100
Universal garage door opener $100
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Front seat active head restraints $50
Knee airbag, driver$100 
Obstacle detection, rear$300 
Safety key$5 
Torque vectoring / active trace control$150 
Vehicle health reports$0 
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment $50
Climate Control and Infotainment 
In-vehicle Internet capability$100 
Media drive, small $25
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 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s) $50
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming rearview mirror $150
Compass$0 
Interior ambient lighting$150 
Power-folding mirrors $50
Spotter mirror(s)$50 
Xenon HID headlights $500
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated driver seat $150
Floor mats, second row (optional)$0 
Heated second row seats $200
Manual lumbar adjuster, driver seat$50 
Memory system, driver seat $200
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat $100
Power recliner, driver seat $100
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Touring suspension (upgrade)$0 
Total Value of Features$2,330$3,250
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$920
Value of Feature Adjustments0-865

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Specifications Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Kia Forte

Model Year20142015
ModelFocusForte
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
EX

UVO Package
FeatureValueRequested?
215/45HR17 tires400No
Rearview camera200Yes
Voice control for external devices50Yes
SMS text-to-speech reader50Yes
911 assist25Yes
Bluetooth audio streaming25Yes
Media drive, small25No
App support100Yes
Total Requested45051%
Total Not Requested42549%
Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
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 lights (optional)0No
Total Requested110065%
Total Not Requested60035%
Premium Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated second row seats200No
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Power height adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Power recliner, driver seat100No
Memory system, driver seat200No
Perimeter approach lighting25No
Cooled or ventilated driver seat150No
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Heated front seats200Yes
Sunroof900Yes
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat100No
Universal garage door opener100No
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150No
Heated steering wheel100No
Proximity key250Yes
Engine immobilizer (optional)0No
Total Requested250069%
Total Not Requested112531%

 

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