Kia Forte vs. Honda Civic near Waterbury, CT


2018 Kia Forte


2018 Honda Civic

See How the 2018 Kia Forte Fares Against its Watertown, CT Honda Rival

When it comes to a segment-defining four-door, you'll be hard-pressed to find a model to compete against the 2018 Kia Forte. For the drive-time needs and expectations of our neighbors in Waterbury, CT as well as Kia aficionados from nearby Bristol to Milford, Naugatuck, and beyond, there's a feature-packed offering to be found. So how does a base model with prowess like 2018 Forte LX stack up against its competition in the form of 2018 Honda Civic LX? Consider the possibilities, then see how Forte can open up new vistas for yours!

2018 Kia Forte LX and the 2018 Honda Civic LX Face Off

  • The Kia Forte LX's base price weighs in at an affordable $16,800 MSRP, excelling against the 2018 Honda Civic LX's $18,740 MSRP. Compared with the price of a comparably equipped 2018 Kia Forte LX at $17,695, the 2018 Honda Civic LX requires an even higher initial investment of $19,630. That means Bristol drivers get more access to myriad features in 2018 Kia Forte, and for less.
  • You'll find several features standard in the base 2018 Kia Forte LX not otherwise available in the 2018 Honda Civic LX. These standard features include power heated exterior mirrors to provide enhanced visibility during cold or moist drives and Satellite Radio support to enliven on-road entertainment through Naugatuck and beyond.
  • Similarly, the 2018 Kia Forte LX offers available features that you can't even get on the 2018 Honda Civic LX, no matter what options package you choose. These available features include overhead console storage for additional room to hold your items and dual illuminated vanity mirrors for when you need to check how you look before you get out of the car.
  • Looking for a more stable ride? 2018 Kia Forte LX takes the edge on the 2018 Honda Civic LX; its 61.5-inch front and 62-inch rear track widths surpass the ride quality of the 2018 Honda Civic LX, which only provides widths of 60.9 inches and 61.5 inches respectively.
  • Both the 2018 Kia Forte LX and 2018 Honda Civic LX trims offer comparable interiors but, when it comes to accommodating extra riders comfortably for the duration, 2018 Forte revs into the lead. You'll find it offers more front and rear hip room, as well as more rear head room, sure to please your taller passengers.
  • Kia's 60-month/60,000-mile basic and 120-month/100,000-mile powertrain warranties are the better of the two offerings when compared to Honda's 36-month/36,000-mile basic and 60-month/60,000-mile powertrain warranties. That's coverage for Waterbury drivers to go more than the extra mile.

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