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Podcast
Subcompact Crossover Comparo Roundtable | Autoblog Podcast #599

Honda HR-V vs. Hyundai Kona vs. Jeep Renegade vs. Kia Soul

Honda HR-V vs. Hyundai Kona vs. Jeep Renegade vs. Kia Soul

First Drive
2020 Kia Soul X-Line Review | At least it looks the part

The quasi-SUV Soul is like a snazzy pair of hiking shoes that'll never get dirty

Official
2020 Kia Soul earns highest Top Safety Pick + rating from IIHS

The fully redesigned Soul improves safety over previous model

The fully redesigned Soul improves safety over previous model.

2020 Kia Soul Review | Everything you need to know

Diving into pricing, specs, features, fuel economy and photos

Diving into pricing, specs, features, fuel economy and photos.

Comparo
2020 Kia Soul vs. subcompact crossovers: How they compare on paper

The Soul beat the boxes, can it kick the crossovers?

The Soul beat the boxes, can it kick the crossovers?

First Drive
2020 Kia Soul First Drive Review | FUNky

A good value with one exception

A good value with one exception

Official
2020 Kia Soul pricing starts at $18,485

The Kia Soul GT-Line Turbo gets pretty pricey

The Kia Soul GT-Line Turbo gets pretty pricey.

Official
2020 Kia Soul gets fuel economy ratings boost

Versions powered by the 2.0-liter from the Forte get 31 mpg combined

Versions powered by the 2.0-liter from the Forte get a combined 31 mpg.

Los Angeles
2020 Kia Soul gets funkier and adds a long-range Soul EV

Choose from naturally aspirated, turbo or electric power

Choose from naturally aspirated, turbo or electric power.

Spy Shots
New Kia Soul Turbo gets futuristic full-width headlight treatment

This Turbo model has a cool center exhaust

This Turbo model has a cool center exhaust.

Followup
Kia Soul getting turbocharged variant, say hamsters

Hidden at the very end of the latest hamster video are the words "Turbo (Winter 2016)."

We've reached out to Kia to try and get confirmation about an upcoming Soul Turbo, after the company seemingly outed the new model in an ad last week.

Video
Watch the Kia Soul hamsters take on 'Dueling Banjos'

The bluegrass song gets a modern take meant to sell Souls. Oh, and hamsters.

The Kia Soul hamsters are back, they're plump, and they're turning an old Bluegrass tune into a party anthem.

Recalls
Kia recalls 260k Souls for possible steering failure

Kia will recall 256,459 units of the 2014-2016 Kia Soul and Soul EV because potential separation in the steering assembly can cause drivers to lose control.

Recalls
208k Kia Soul models recalled over broken pedals

The Kia Soul – in both gasoline and electric variants – is being recalled due to accelerator pedals that may bend or break. A total of 208,858 vehicles are affected.

Teased
Kia teases e-AWD Trail'ster concept ahead of Chicago

Kia releases a second teaser of the Soul-based electric all-wheel-drive concept it's bringing to the Chicago Auto Show next week, and tells us it'll be called the Trail'ster.

Recalls
Kia recalling 96k Souls with sunroofs [UPDATE]

The headliner in the 2010-2013 Kia Soul may detach when the curtain airbags are deployed in models equipped with an optional sunroof. The Korean automaker is recalling nearly 100,000 vehicles to fix the problem.

Report
Kia sold 123 North American Soul EVs in October

How happy were those Kia hamsters last month? We're guessing they were pretty pleased, because reports are out that the South Korean automaker sold 123 Kia Soul electric vehicles in North America during the model's first month of sales on the continent. Now crank up that funky music.

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