2014 Kia Forte Koup

Feb 23rd
The Koup is the third debutante in Kia’s redesigned 2014 Forte lineup, rolling out on the heels of the four-door sedan and five-door hatch. Even though its clean styling is contemporary in the vein of the Honda Civic coupe and Scion tC with which it competes, the second-gen two-door Forte nevertheless strikes a more conservative pose than does, say, the…
2014 Kia Forte Koup

Jan 8th
Like its Forte5 hatchback sibling, Kia’s Forte Koup was restyled and got a newsworthy power upgrade this year in the form of a direct-injected, 1.6-liter turbocharged four cranking out 201 horsepower; the prerefresh car settled for 173 ponies from a naturally aspirated 2.4-liter. Like the hatch, the Koup shares the turboed mill with Hyundai’s funky-doored Veloster pseudo-coupe.Intentionally misspelled name aside,…