2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco front 3/4 view

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco rear 3/4 view

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco front 3/4 view

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco rear 3/4 view

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco side view

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco front view

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco rear view

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco rear 3/4 view

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco headlight

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco logo

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco grille

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco fog light opening

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco wheel

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco wheel detail

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco front wheel

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco side marker

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco side marker

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco side mirror

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco side mirror

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco taillight

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco badge

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco engine

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco engine detail

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco interior

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco interior

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco interior

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco gauges

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco steering wheel

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco steering wheel detail

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco steering wheel controls

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco steering wheel controls

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco dash storage bin

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco instrument panel

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco instrument panel

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco climate controls

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco shifter

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco shifter

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco AUX/USB input

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco dash controls

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco front seats

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco seat detail

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco seat detail

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco dash detail

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco door

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco door

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco rear seats

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco rear cargo area

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco rear cargo area

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco rear cargo area

  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco
  • 2012 Kia Soul Base 1.6L Eco rear cargo area


Related Articles Related Articles

According to a report from Reuters, South Korea's government has drafted strict new rules for automakers to follow when calculating fuel economy. The legislation comes after a major snafu by Hyundai and Kia that resulted in the automakers lowering the estimated fuel mileage of many popular models – some by several miles per gallon, including the Soul subcompact above – and compensating owners in the US and Canada for the reduction.

Summarizing the results of research carried out by Edmunds, Reuters reports that consumers' are less inclined to purchase cars from Hyundai and Kia due to the company's recent snafu over inflated mileage claims. The Edmunds metric of "purchase intent" declined by 1.9 percent for the Kia Soul (pictured), meaning that the largest drop in consideration coincided with the model that suffered the biggest drop in mileage ratings. Consideration dropped .4 percent for the Hyundai Elantra, and purchasing

With the 2014 Soul still in the testing phase, it sounds like Kia is planning to add an all-electric variant to its quirky hatchback's lineup. There aren't any solid details about the Kia Soul EV, but Autocar is reporting that the Korean automaker has confirmed this information and test mules have already been spotted near the company's Russelsheim, Germany technical HQ.

Proving "Base" Means Anything But These Days

Share This Photo X