The Kia Soul’s interior is spacious and has more space than a normal-sized vehicle providing plenty of legroom and comfortability. Kia Souls are a crossover that drives like a car. Kia Souls are not as large as minivans however their interior space consists of 2861 liters with a cargo capacity of 532 liters and can increase to 1402 liters. The 2019 Kia Soul has the capability of seating up to five adult passengers with the option of fold-down seats that give even more room for cargo.
At one point all cars were only accessible with keys however now the Kia Soul has a keyless entry and push to start. Heated seats are an additional comfort option in addition to the heated steering wheel available in a Kia Soul. The audio system inside of Kia Souls can be upgraded to Harman Kardon Audio Systems for a premium sound. The front driver and passenger seat are adjustable in eight to ten different ways.
Kia Souls are also equipped with safety features such as the available cross-path warning and an optional GPS emergency response. They come with 5 years 60,000 miles and 10-year 100,000-mile warranties – this coverage is to provide peace of mind. Compared to the 2018 Honda Fit where they have no cross-path warning, no GPS emergency response, 5 years 60,000-mile coverage and 3 years 36,000-mile warranty.
Kia provides comfort and convenience in their Souls by providing one-touch power windows, variable intermittent windshield wipers, and an optional auto-dimming rearview mirror. Honda fits, however, do not have one-touch windows, they have fixed intermittent window wipers, no auto-dimming mirror feature and no heated seating option. Kia Souls also offer 31 miles per gallon, apple car play, temperature control, 1.6L I4 turbocharged GDI, and a rear-camera.
The engine that a base model Kia is equipped with comes with 30 miles per gallon highway and 25 miles per gallon in the city with a six-speed automatic transmission. The plus model Kia is equipped with a 2.0l 4 cylinder engine that gets more power than the base model however is equal to the base engines ratings of 30 mpg highway and 27 mpg city. Model ! which is considered the top of the line has a 1.6 L 4 cylinder engine with a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission with 31 mg highway and 26 mpg city.
All the models use direct-injection technology which promotes both power and efficiency in the engine lineup Kia also integrates many technological features inside of their interior. Kia souls have a 7-inch UVO touch screen that comes in full color and touch screen capabilities that access multimedia features. Smartphone app integration is another feature that is available in the 2018 KIA Soul allowing you to access your smartphone apps through apple car play and android auto. A navigation system is also available in KIA Souls providing turn by turn directions and visual cues.
Diagnostics and roadside assistance is available through the UVO eServices to feature also available through KIA Soul. According to Kelly Blue Book, Kia Soul is known for efficient performance and full power with no sacrifice to fuel economy. Industry expert Edmunds described Kia Soul interior as a roomie vehicle with great space in the backseat and cargo area and has more power than its competitors.
Cars.com ranks the Kia Soul as 4.9 out of 5 for its comfortable spacious interior. U.S news highlighted the KIA Soul’s energetic turbocharged engine, an upscale interior, and considerable cargo space as its best features. Comfort, space, efficiency, power, advanced technology, great fuel economy are features to look forward to when purchasing a Kia Soul for sale.