2018 Kia Soul in Kalamazoo, MI

Since it was first introduced in 2010, the Kia Soul has been one of the most electric and exciting vehicles on the market. With its unique shape and bold colors, the 2018 Kia Soul will continue to turn heads. If you're looking for a vehicle that will help you stand out, take a look at the 2018 Kia Soul. Across the three trim levels, there are ten color options to choose from, including Alien 2, Caribbean Blue, and Inferno Red. To take a look at the exciting exterior of the 2018 Kia Soul, stop by Seelye Kia of Kalamazoo in Kalamazoo, MI.


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Engine

Options are important in any aspect of a vehicle, but especially when you're looking at the engine. With the 2018 Kia Soul, there are three different engines, one on each of the three trim levels. On the base Kia Soul, there is a 1.6L four-cylinder engine that provides 130 horsepower and 118 pound-feet of torque. When you move to the 2018 Kia Soul+, the engine is upgraded to a 161 horsepower 2.0L four-cylinder. The last engine option for the 2018 Kia Soul is on the ! trim. When you opt for that trim level, the engine is upgraded to a 201 horsepower, 1.6L four-cylinder engine with Turbocharger.

 

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Interior Space

No matter what type of vehicle you're riding in, it is likely that you'd want on that has plenty of interior space for passengers and cargo. The 2018 Kia Soul provides you with enough space for five people, including the driver. While many vehicles focus on the front seat and leave the rear passengers fighting for room, the 2018 Kia Soul has fairly equivalent space in the front and the back seats. Leg room is generally one aspect that is more heavily positioned toward the front. In the 2018 Kia Soul, the front leg room is 40.9 inches, only 1.8 inches more than the back row, which has 39.1 inches of leg room.

 

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Fuel Economy

Each trim level of the 2018 Kia Soul has a slightly different fuel economy rating. On the base trim level, with the standard six-speed manual transmission, drivers can expect to receive 24 miles per gallon in the city and 30 mpg on the highway for a combined fuel economy of 27 mpg. The six-speed automatic transmission, which is available on the Kia Soul Base, and standard on the 2018 Kia Soul+, is not much different, with 25 mpg in the city, 30 mpg on the highway, and 27 mpg combined. The 2018 Kia Soul! is similar to the other two, with 26 mpg in the city, 31 mpg on the highway, and a combined fuel economy of 28 mpg.

Safety features in the 2018 Kia Soul

While there are plenty of important features that are available on the 2018 Kia Soul, one of the most important aspects to consider when you're buying a new vehicle is safety. Every year, the safety options become more and more advanced, and as such make driving easier and safer. The 2018 Kia Soul has quite a few advanced safety features available, such as:

  • Autonomous emergency braking
  • Forward collision warning system
  • Lane departure warning system
  • Smart cruise control
  • Blind spot detection
  • Rear cross traffic alert

With these features, drivers are able to drive with confidence, as the systems help catch anything that you may have missed. While they aren't a substitute for paying attention to the road, they can assist in helping avoid accidents due to distracted driving. To test out the safety features on the 2018 Kia Soul, visit Seelye Kia of Kalamazoo in Kalamazoo, MI.

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Interior space on the 2018 Kia Soul
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