Review: 2020 Kia Soul

The 2020 Kia Soul earned the 2019 Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Top Safety Pick+*. So, when you’re considering this responsive, attractive, and fun-to-drive subcompact crossover, you get the assurance that the Kia Soul is also a safe car. Come into Premier Kia in Lufkin, Texas, to discover which of the six 2020 Kia Soul models best suits you.

Design and Comfort

The Kia Soul has been completely redesigned with a longer wheelbase and new exterior. It's unique, boxy profile stays, but the ground clearance has been increased to 6.7 inches, and the rear features new funky taillights that encircle the back window. The interior includes lots of legroom and headroom with 101 cubic feet of passenger volume as well as up to 62.1 cubic feet of cargo space. Comfortable seating includes standard cloth upholstery or optional cloth and leatherette seats. Heated front seats, a 10-way power-adjustable driver’s seat, a heated, leather-wrapped steering wheel, dual-zone automatic climate control, and a power sunroof are available.

Technology

The Kia Soul is filled with user-friendly technology, including a UVO infotainment system with a 7.0-inch touchscreen display, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration, Bluetooth®, a USB port, and a six-speaker audio system. You can opt to upgrade the UVO system, get a larger 10.25-inch color touchscreen, navigation, SiriusXM® satellite radio and HD Radio™, a ten-speaker Harman Kardon® sound system with reactive speaker lights, a head-up display, and remote keyless entry.

Safety

The 2020 Kia Soul comes standard with 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. Forward collision avoidance assist with pedestrian detection, blind spot collision warning, rear cross-traffic collision-avoidance assist, lane keeping assist, lane change assist, and driver attention warning are available.

Pricing

Starting at $17,490 MSRP

*IIHS awarded the Top Safety Pick+ when equipped with optional forward-collision avoidance assist and LED headlights

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