2022 Kia Forte5 in Waterloo, ON

In the market for a compact car with plenty of interior space and the latest technology features? The 2022 Kia Forte5 is a spacious hatchback that will appeal to practical drivers. Wondering if the 2022 Forte5 is the right hatchback for you and your passengers? Below, we’ve highlighted the most notable features and qualities of the 2022 Kia Forte5, including its engine specifications, available features, and dimensions.

Exterior Design

16” Alloy Wheels

Many drivers enjoy the 2022 Kia Forte5 because of its responsive handling and performance on the open road. This hatchback comes standard with 16” alloy wheels that have been tuned for sporty driving.

Colour Variety

Drivers interested in purchasing a 2022 Kia Forte5 have seven exterior paint options to choose from. These available colour options include:

  • Aurora Black
  • Runway Red
  • Gravity Blue
  • Snow White Pearl Mineral

LED Lighting

The 2022 Kia Forte5 GT and GT Limited trims feature exterior LED lighting features to enhance driver awareness and visibility. These available features include LED headlights, LED positioning lights, LED daytime running lights, and a headlight escort function.

Exterior 2022 Kia Carnival Measurements Dimensions
Wheelbase 2,700 mm
Length 4,510 mm
Width 1,800 mm
Height 1,440 mm

Interior Design

Heated Interior Features

The 2022 Kia Forte5 is the perfect hatchback for dealing with long and cold Canadian winters. All three configurations of the 2022 Forte5 come standard with heated front seats and a heated steering wheel, helping drivers stay warm during the colder parts of the year. Heated rear seats are included in the range-topping GT Limited trim.

Cargo Flexibility

Although the 2022 Kia Forte5 is a compact vehicle, its hatchback body style affords it plenty of usable cargo space. The hatch-style rear door opens upward, giving drivers easy access to the cargo area. Loading and unloading cargo has never been easier.

Interior 2022 Kia Forte5 Measurements Dimensions (First/Second Row)
Head Room 985 / 960 mm
Shoulder Room 1,425 / 1,405 mm
Hip Room 1,346 / 1,298 mm
Leg Room 1,073 / 906 mm


Engine Options

A four-cylinder, 2.0-litre engine attached to an intelligent variable automatic transmission system comes standard inside the 2022 Kia Forte5. With this engine, this hatchback outputs 147 horsepower and 132 pound-feet of torque. Drivers looking for a sportier experience will appreciate the available turbocharged, four-cylinder, 1.6-litre engine, which generates 201 hp and 195 lb.-ft. of torque.

Selectable Driving Modes

With Drive Mode Select, the 2022 Kia Forte5 allows drivers to tailor the hatchback’s performance to the road conditions they’re currently driving in. If it starts to rain or the roads get icy, drivers can use Drive Mode Select for additional traction.

Engine Specs: 2.0L 4cyl. Engine Turbo 1.6L 4cyl. Engine
Horsepower 147 hp 201 hp
Torque 132 lb.-ft. 195 lb.-ft.
Transmission Intelligent Variable Automatic Seven-Speed Dual-Clutch Automatic


Stay Connected

Kia understands that modern drivers expect vehicles to come with modern amenities. That’s why connectivity features like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto both come standard inside the 2022 Kia Forte5. These hands-free technology features allow drivers to easily access navigation features, music, and make phone calls while keeping their undivided attention on the road ahead.

Kia Connect

The Kia Connect app allows drivers to easily maintain control of their vehicle, even when they’re not in the driver’s seat. After setting up the app and connecting it to their 2022 Kia Forte5, drivers can remotely lock and unlock the vehicle’s doors, start the engine remotely, flash the vehicle’s headlights, and more.


Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist

The 2022 Kia Forte5 comes equipped with a forward collision-avoidance assist system, which alerts drivers to potential collisions. In an emergency, this system can automatically apply the brakes of the 2022 Forte5, preventing a collision or reducing the impact.

Blind Spot Detection

A blind-spot detection system also comes standard inside every 2022 Kia Forte5 model. This safety aid uses sensors to alert the driver to vehicles approaching from their blind spots, providing them with greater awareness and protection when making lane changes.

Rear Cross-Traffic Alert

Another standard driver aid found inside the 2022 Forte5 is the rear cross-traffic alert system. When backing up, this system alerts the driver to vehicles approaching from either side of the 2022 Forte5.

2022 Kia Forte5 Trim Levels

Forte5 EX

Forte5 EX

Starting at $22,695*
  • LED Headlights
  • Rear Parking Sensors
  • Lane Following Assist
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Forte5 GT

Forte5 GT

Starting at $27,995*
  • Power Sliding Doors
  • Smart Power Tailgate
  • Heated Front Seats
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Forte5 GT Limited

Starting at $30,995
  • Advanced Smart Cruise Control
  • LED Taillights
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Avoidance Assist
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Book a Test Drive

Waterloo Kia, located at 583 Colby Drive in Waterloo, Ontario, can help drivers shop for the 2022 Kia Forte5. Drivers who are interested in this or any other model we have in our inventory are always free to schedule a test drive with our team. Use the form below to schedule a test drive. Have any questions? Get in touch with our team by sending a message or calling (519) 772-0783.