Kia Forte Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Kia Forte clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 135 mm (5.3 in)
    • Offroad abilities: below average
    • Ride height per person: 27 mm (1.1 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 103 — 115 mm (4.1 — 4.5 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
    • Clearance to tire height: 135 mm / 102 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 135 mm / 432 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 147 mm
    • Difference with world average: -26 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.0 MPI — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 1.6 GDI — 1.5 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.0 MPI — 1.3 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 GDI — 2 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 MPI — 20 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.0 MPI 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    68 mm/L 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.4
    1.6 GDI 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    85 mm/L 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.4
    Vehicle 2.0 MPI
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.4%
    Vehicle 1.6 GDI
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 85 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.4%

    Quick notes on Kia Forte clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 135 mm (5.3 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 27 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 103 — 115 mm (4.1 — 4.5 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 147 mm
      • Difference with world average: -26 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 1.6 Gamma Turbo GDI — 1.5 hp/mm
  • 2.0 MPI — 1.1 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 1.6 Gamma Turbo GDI — 2 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 MPI — 1.3 Nm/mm
    Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    1.6 Gamma Turbo GDI 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    85 mm/L 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.4
    2.0 MPI 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    68 mm/L 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.4
    Vehicle 1.6 Gamma Turbo GDI
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 85 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.4%
    Vehicle 2.0 MPI
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.4%

    Quick notes on Kia Forte clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 135 mm (5.3 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 27 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 103 — 115 mm (4.1 — 4.5 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 147 mm
      • Difference with world average: -26 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.0 — 1.1 hp/mm
  • 2.0 GDI — 1.2 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.0 — 1.3 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 GDI — 1.5 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 — 22 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 GDI — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.0 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    - 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.4
    2.0 GDI 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    - 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.4
    Vehicle 2.0
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc -
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.4%
    Vehicle 2.0 GDI
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc -
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.4%

    Quick notes on Kia Forte clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 140 mm (5.5 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 28 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 108 — 120 mm (4.3 — 4.7 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 152 mm
      • Difference with world average: -21 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.0 GDI — 1.2 hp/mm
  • 1.6 GDI — 1.4 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.0 GDI — 1.5 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 GDI — 1.9 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 GDI — 20 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 GDI — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.0 GDI 140 mm
    (5.5 in)
    - 107 mm
    (4.2 in)
    -15% 9.7
    1.6 GDI 140 mm
    (5.5 in)
    - 107 mm
    (4.2 in)
    -15% 9.7
    Vehicle 2.0 GDI
    Clearance 140 mm (5.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc -
    Safe road bump height 107 mm (4.2 in)
    Difference from world average -15%
    Ride height to car height 9.7%
    Vehicle 1.6 GDI
    Clearance 140 mm (5.5 in)
    Ride height to engine cc -
    Safe road bump height 107 mm (4.2 in)
    Difference from world average -15%
    Ride height to car height 9.7%