Comparison: 2020 Kia Soul vs 2019 Honda HR-V

 

Get the best of both worlds, comfort and fuel economy along with the plenty of space for road trips, by choosing a crossover SUV. Below is a comparison the all-new 2020 Kia Soul against the 2019 Honda HR-V crossovers. We believe the Soul offers more value with an extra powertrain, more cargo space, advanced safety technology, and a lower starting price. Visit Premier Kia for a fun experience with the Soul.

Performance

2020 Kia Soul

The 2020 Soul is offered in the LX, S, X-Line, EX and two GT-Line trims. The base model is equipped with a 147-hp 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder engine teamed with a six-speed manual transmission and a front-wheel drivetrain. Step up to the S trim and you'll get an intelligent variable transmission. Looking for even more power? Go with the 201-hp 1.6-liter turbocharged engine mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission with steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters that powers the GT-Line Turbo grade.

2019 Honda HR-V

The LX, Sport, EX, EX-L, and Touring trims of the HR-V are each powered by a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine coupled with a continuously variable transmission and a front-wheel drivetrain. Exclusive sport pedals, all-wheel-drive, and a sport driving mode with paddle shifters are optional.

Technology and Convenience

2020 Kia Soul

A UVO infotainment system with a 7.0-inch touch-screen display, Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ integration, Bluetooth®, a USB port, and a six-speaker sound system come standard. For convenience, a 60/40 split-folding rear seat and up to 62.1 cubic feet of cargo volume are included. Available features include a 10.25-inch color touch-screen, navigation, SiriusXM® satellite radio, HD Radio™, dual center console charging ports, a wireless charger, and a Harman Kardon® audio system. A power sunroof, remote keyless entry, heated outside mirrors, and a head-up display are optional.

2019 Honda HR-V

Standard technology features include a 5.0-inch color LCD screen, Bluetooth®, a USB port, a four-speaker audio system, and up to 58.8 cubic feet of cargo space. A larger 7.0-inch touch-screen display, Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility, SirusXM® satellite radio, an additional USB port, a Honda satellite-linked navigation system, and a six-speaker sound system are optional. Additionally, Smart Entry and Walk Away Auto Lock, HomeLink®, power heated side mirrors, and a power moonroof are available.

Safety

2020 Kia Soul

The Kia Soul incorporates lots of standard and optional safety features. A rear camera display, an anti-lock brake system, electronic stability control, vehicle stability management, electronic brake-force distribution, hill start assist control, and an advanced airbag system are standard. Smart cruise control, lane-keeping assist, forward collision-avoidance assist with pedestrian detection, driver attention warning, blind spot collision warning, rear cross-traffic collision-avoidance assist, and lane change assist are available.

2019 Honda HR-V

The HR-V utilizes a multi-angle rearview camera with normal, top-down, and wide views. Optional safety features consist of Honda LaneWatch™, a blind spot camera system, and front and rear parking sensors. The Honda Sensing® suite of safety and driver-assistive technologies is also available and includes a collision mitigation braking system, road departure mitigation, adaptive cruise control, and lane-keeping assist.

Pricing

2020 Kia Soul

Starting at $17,490 MSRP

2019 Honda HR-V

Starting at $20,620 MSRP

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