2022 Kia Forte vs 2022 Nissan Sentra

2022 Kia Forte vs 2022 Nissan Sentra

A spectacular design, innovative technology, and powerful engine options make the 2022 Kia Forte stand out in the compact sedan segment. The 2022 Nissan Sentra is another stylish entry in this segment. How do the two compare? To understand, at Kia Marin in Novato, CA, we have collated a comparison guide of the 2022 Kia Forte vs 2022 Nissan Sentra.

2022 Kia Forte


2022 Nissan Sentra

$19,090 Starting MSRP $19,810
2.0-liter inline 4-cylinder or Turbocharged 1.6-liter inline 4-cylinder Engine 2.0-liter I4
147/132 (2.0-liter engine) or 201/195 (1.6-liter turbocharged engine) Engine Horsepower (hp)/Engine Torque (lb.-ft.) 149/146
Intelligent Variable Transmission with Sportmatic® (2.0-liter engine) or 7-Speed Dual-Clutch Automatic Transmission (DCT) with Paddle Shifters (1.6-liter turbocharged engine) Transmission Xtronic

Buy the 2022 Kia Forte in Novato, CA

As seen in the table above, the 2022 Kia Forte has an edge as it offers a choice of two engines. The GT and GT Manual trims of the 2022 Kia Forte give you an incredible experience. They are equipped with the 1.6-liter turbocharged inline 4-cylinder engine that comes to life when you power the ignition. Its exhaust roars, and the steering wheel feels like an extension of your body. It makes its presence known with red grille inserts, red diffuser accents, black mirror caps, side sills, and 18-inch alloy wheels that give it a sporty and sleek look.

On the inside, it has features such as heated and ventilated seats, 10-way power-adjustable driver’s seat, 60/40 split seating, and dual-zone automatic temperature control that alleviate comfort. You can always stay connected with standard Wireless Apple CarPlay® and Wireless Android Auto™ that give you access to the must-have apps on your iPhone® and Android via a standard 8-inch touchscreen or hands-free with voice control. What’s more, with the 2022 Kia Forte, it’s extremely hassle-free to charge on the go with an available center-console charging pad.

We believe the 2022 Kia Forte is a better bet in the above comparison. To get behind its wheel, schedule a test drive at Kia Marin in Novato, CA!