September 8

2022 Kia Forte: Entertainment Features


When it comes to entertainment features, the 2022 Kia Forte delivers. The new model is fully loaded with features such as Highway Driving Assist and adaptive cruise control. Kia has also upgraded the entertainment options of all five 2022 Kia Forte trim levels. Additional packages and accessories are available to elevate your new Kia Forte to your personal driving style and one-of-a-kind preferences. You’ll only need to decide which entertainment features and high-tech options to add to your next Kia Forte.

New Premium Entertainment Features

Kia Forte Trim Levels

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While the Kia Forte already boasts unique entertainment upgrades such as an 8-inch infotainment screen, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto, the new 2022 Kia Forte has surpassed its predecessors with even more state-of-the-art advancements.

Infotainment Screen

With a 10.25-inch infotainment screen, you won’t have trouble streaming your Spotify playlist during your next road trip. It has sharp graphics and straightforward menus, making this upgrade a worthwhile investment. 

Wireless Charging

Charging your smartphone has never been easier with the new 2022 Kia Forte. Simply place your mobile device on the center console wireless charging pad. Your phone will be at the entire battery before you reach your destination.

Seamless Updating

No need to painstakingly update your vehicle’s navigation or entertainment network. The newest Kia Forte model offers over-the-air updates for your car’s advanced systems.

More to Offer

Along with these sophisticated entertainment updates, the new 2022 Kia Forte also boasts a new electronic parking brake, a rear USB charger, an intelligent key with a remote start, and Smart Trunk no-touch activation to open the trunk of your new car. 

Top-of-the-Line Packages

If you need to stick to a budget but want to enjoy some of these new premium features, you have the option to add two available packages to your new 2022 Kia Forte:

GT2 Package

The GT2 Package add-on includes an extensive range of newly updated entertainment and high-tech features. Enjoy a semi-autonomous approach to driving with the Highway Driving Assist system and Navigation-Based Smart Cruise Control with curve detection. Listen to your favorite playlist with the eight-speaker Harman Kardon audio system powered by 14 hi-fi speakers and an air-ventilated subwoofer. Experience a comfortable yet safe ride with heated and ventilated front seats, a 10-way power-adjustable driver’s seat, LED interior lighting, a power sunroof, and an electronic parking brake.

GT Technology Package

The GT Technology Package adds a few well-equipped features, such as an electronic parking brake with auto hold and Navigation-Based Smart Cruise Control with curve detection for a more moderate expense that still has some punch.

Smartphone Systems 

Smartphone systems allow drivers to access their cell phones, including many features and apps. The 2022 Kia Forte simply connects to your Apple iPhone or Android device with Apple CarPlay or Android Auto.

Apple CarPlay

Apple CarPlay is more than a simple and easy way to stream music or call friends while driving. You can safely and legally access many of the features on your Apple phone, such as:

  • Making and receiving phone calls via Siri through your car’s voice recognition system.
  • Listening and responding to voicemails.
  • Sending single or group texts while driving.
  • Reading texts via Siri and responding to them.
  • Accessing Apple Calendar to get a rundown of your daily schedule.
  • Using Apple Music to stream your favorite playlist.
  • Connecting to Apple Maps for an easy-to-use navigation system and getting the most up-to-date traffic information.
  • Accessing several third-party apps for music streaming, audiobooks, podcasts, news updates, navigation, and messaging.

Android Auto

With Android Auto, connect your Android device and gain access to all its features and benefits. This smartphone system offers a safe and less distracting method for operating your phone and its apps while driving. Along with making and receiving phone calls, Android Auto allows you to:

  • Create voice-to-text messages and read incoming messages through the car speakers.
  • Use other messaging apps such as WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, and Telegram.
  • Access Google Maps and receive detailed routing information through the infotainment system.
  • Stream music through free and paid subscription services such as Spotify, Pandora, SiriusXM, and Amazon Music.
  • Listen to news, audiobooks, and podcasts with various apps such as Audible, NPR One, BBC Sounds, and Google Podcasts.

2022 Kia Forte Trim Levels and Their Entertainment Features

There are five trim levels of the 2022 Kia Forte, each with various multimedia and technological features.

2022 Kia Forte FE

This entry-level yet fuel-efficient compact vehicle provides an 8-inch touchscreen display infotainment system and both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. It also contains Kia’s DriveWise driver-assistance features and the new Intelligent Variable Transmission that improves Kia’s fuel economy.

2022 Kia Forte LXS

Along with the same standards as the FE, the Kia Forte LXS has 16-inch alloy wheels and a 60/40 split-fold rear seat. You can also add a technology package to upgrade your Kia with rear cross-traffic alert, blind-spot monitoring, and heated mirrors.

2022 Kia Forte GT-Line

The 2022 Kia Forte GT-Line includes the same features as the LXS plus a 10.25-inch color touch screen display with dual-zone auto temperature control. It also flaunts a rear spoiler, 17-inch alloy wheels, a leather-wrapped sport steering wheel, and a Harman Kardon premium audio system that provides a balanced and immersive audio experience.

2022 Kia Forte GT

Powerful and fun to drive, the 2022 Kia Forte GT has a 201-horsepower engine with a seven-speed automatic transmission. Adding to the same amenities as the GT-Line, this upgraded trim level features wireless phone charging and ambient lighting that allows you to select from seven different interior accent colors.

2022 Forte GT Manual

Although the 2022 Forte GT Manual is the most expensive of all trim levels, it is also the best-equipped. With a six-speed manual transmission, it contains all standard features of the GT, as well as heated front seats, a power sunroof, rear park assist, and blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert.

If you’re looking for a comfortable yet affordable new vehicle, the 2022 Kia Forte is well worth the investment. The team at Huffines Kia Corinth looks forward to helping locals and visitors to Corinth find the ideal vehicle for their traveling needs. Contact us online, call our sales team, or stop by our dealership, and we’ll be more than happy to answer any questions you may have.


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