In 2010, Kia introduced the Forte as an economicallypriced four-door compact sedan that was also offered as a two-door coupe. Itoffered an array of features, several trim levels and plenty of optionalupgrades. In 2011, Kia added a six-speed automatic transmission and introduceda four-door hatchback version of the Forte. The 2012 Forte remained relativelyunchanged from the previous model year. In 2013, Kia upgraded the soundinsulation in the Forte and offered LED running lights and powered side mirrorsthat could fold. No significant changes were made to the 2014 model year of theForte.