NAMYANG, South Korea – Kia is close to completing the design for its next-generation Forte compact, even though the car has been on the market for only two years. Prototypes of the coming Forte sedan, 5-door and Koup are revealed to U.S. media at the Hyundai-Kia research and development center here, but no photos are being released and none may be taken. “Overall, we wanted to take a more dramatic step in the design of this Forte,” Erik Klimisch, design manager-Kia Design Center America ...

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