The current Forte model has been in the market since 2009, but Kia is already planning on replacing it in the new year with a 2013 model. And this is the first sketch of it.

Reportedly leaked in four-door guise, this trio of renderings shows a rather svelte-looking design that borrows some of the dynamic approach of its big brothers at Hyundai. What do you think?

[Kia World]