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Zip Code: 20146
1999 Suzuki Esteem
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2014 Kia Forte
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CarsDirect Price
N/A $15,705
Fuel Economy City
28.0 mpg 25.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
35.0 mpg 37.0 mpg
Star Rating
N/A
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 60/60,000
Seating Capacity
5 occupants
5 occupants
Radio
brand AM/FM stereo, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
MP3 Player
N/A MP3 decoder
Cup Holder
front front and rear
1-Touch Open
N/A driver
Air Compressor
N/A tire inflator
Air Filter
N/A air filter
Antenna
manual retractable window grid
Cargo Concealed Storage
N/A cargo concealed storage
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
N/A cargo light
Clock
in-dash in-dash
Dome Light
dome light fade
Door Bins
dual dual
Door Locks
manual power with 2 stage unlock
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest driver foot rest
Exterior Temperature
N/A exterior temperature
Floor Console
full full
Front Air Conditioning
manual manual
Front Windows
manual power
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent variable intermittent
Fuel Filler Door Release
N/A fuel filler door release
Glove Box
glove box glove box
Instrument Display
analog analog
Instrument Panel Storage
bin N/A
Power Outlets
1 2
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
N/A radio steering wheel controls
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
rear child safety door locks rear child safety door locks
Rear Defroster
rear defroster rear defroster
Rear Door Bins
N/A rear door bins
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts underseat ducts
Rear Windows
manual power
Rearview Mirror
day-night day-night
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical mechanical
Retained Accessory Power
N/A retained accessory power
Speakers
4 4
Steering Wheel
N/A telescopic tilt
Sun Visor Strip
N/A sun visor strip
Tachometer
tachometer tachometer
Tinted Windows
light light
Trip Computer
N/A trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer trip odometer
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
mechanical mechanical
Trunk Lid Trim
N/A carpet
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge
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Seating Capacity
5 occupants
5 occupants
Seat Trim
cloth cloth
Rear Seats
full bench 60-40 bench
Front Armrests
center w/storage center
Front Seat Type
bucket bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable adjustable
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
4-way 6-way
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way 4-way
Rear Headrests
adjustable adjustable
Door Trim
cloth vinyl
Headliner
full cloth full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet carpet
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Front
Back
Side Profile
Interior Profile
Dashboard
Torque
N/A 154 @ 4700
Horsepower
N/A 173 @ 6500
Engine
1.8L I-4 122 HP 1.8L I-4 148 HP
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD
Fuel Tank
13.5 gal. 13.2 gal.
Range
421 miles 401 miles
Drive Type
front-wheel front-wheel
Alternator
70 amp 90 amp
Axle Ratio
3.85 4.33
Battery
390 amp 600 amp with run down protection
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel
Traction Control
N/A ABS & driveline
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Electronic Stability
N/A electronic stability
Wheels
14.0 " steel 15.0 " steel
Front Suspension
strut strut
Rear Suspension
strut semi-independent torsion beam beam
Brakes
front disc/rear drum 4-wheel disc
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil coil
Front Shocks
N/A gas-pressurized
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar N/A
Rear Springs
coil coil
Rear Shocks
N/A gas-pressurized
Steering
rack & pinion rack & pinion
Vented Disc Brakes
front front
Front Tires
P185/60SR14.0BSW AS P195/65HR15.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel N/A
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Door Count
4 doors 4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
12.0 cu.ft. 14.9 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
66.1 " 70.1 "
Front Headroom
39.1 " 39.1 "
Rear Legroom
34.1 " 35.9 "
Curb Weight
2,227 lbs. 2,736 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
N/A .27
Exterior Height
53.9 " 56.5 "
Exterior Length
166.3 " 179.5 "
Front Gross Axle Weight Rating
1,687 lbs. N/A
Front Hiproom
50.8 " 53.8 "
Front Legroom
42.3 " 42.2 "
Front Shoulder Room
51.8 " 56.1 "
Front Tread
57 " 62 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
3,219 lbs. N/A
Interior Cargo Volume
12.0 cu.ft. 14.9 cu.ft.
Passenger Volume
86 cu.ft. 96 cu.ft.
Rear Gross Axle Weight Rating
1,656 lbs. N/A
Rear Headroom
37.2 " 37.3 "
Rear Hiproom
48.2 " 53.1 "
Rear Shoulder Room
52.1 " 54.9 "
Rear Tread
56 " 62 "
Turning Radius
16.1 ' 17.4 '
Wheelbase
98 " 106 "
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Bumpers
body-colored body-colored
Grille Moldings
chrome black w/chrome surround
Paint
monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual manual dual power remote heated
Bodyside Moldings
black N/A
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Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
N/A 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Daytime Running Lights
daytime running lights N/A
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Safety Rating - Frontal
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Driver
Passenger
Safety Rating - Side
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
Front Seat
Rear Seat
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light center high mounted stop light
Driver Side Impact Airbags
N/A seat mounted
Occupancy Sensor
N/A occupancy sensor
Overhead Airbag
N/A curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
N/A seat mounted
Seatbelt Pretensioners
N/A front
Side Impact Bars
N/A side impact beams
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Accessories Months/Miles
N/A 60/60,000
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 60/60,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
36/unlimited 60/100,000
Major Components Months/Miles
36/36,000 120/100,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
N/A 60/60,000
Invoice
$12,190 $15,599
MSRP
$12,699 $16,700
CarsDirect Price
N/A $15,705
Cash Rebates
N/A $1,000
Est. Monthly Payments
N/A $257
Used Starting Price
N/A $8,990
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$51 $50