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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.

Featured
Cars that still qualify for the $7,500 EV tax credit

Tesla and GM EVs no longer qualify for the full credit. Here are others that do

These are electric cars and plug-in hybrids that will still qualify for the full $7,500 EV tax credit in 2019.

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.

Teased
2020 Kia Soul shown in profile ahead of L.A. Auto Show

It's picking up a trim called X-Line that's probably crossover-styled

It's picking up a trim called X-Line that's probably crossover-styled.

Teased
2020 Kia Soul teased ahead of L.A. Auto Show debut

It will be available in gas and electric versions again

It will be available in gas and electric versions again.

Spy Shots
Kia Soul EV spied, shows over 250-mile range

We expect it will deliver similar power and range as Kona Electric

We expect it will deliver similar power and range as Kona Electric.

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.

Comparo
2018 Nissan Kicks vs other tiny crossovers: How they compare on paper

The new Kicks vs C-HR, Kona, Soul, HR-V and Renegade

The new Kicks vs C-HR, Kona, Soul, HR-V and Renegade.

Comparo
2018 Hyundai Kona vs other small crossovers: How they compare on paper

Kona vs HR-V vs Soul vs C-HR vs Crosstrek vs Renegade

The 2018 Hyundai Kona is the hottest new thing in the hottest new segment: subcompact crossovers. Or B-segment SUVs. Or whatever you might want to call this hodge-podge collection of vehicles of vaguely similar specs. Each is pretty much just a raised hatchback in some form (or literally in the case of one entry), skewing the increasingly vague line between car and SUV. If there was ever a segment that deserved the term "crossover" for more reasons than just its car-based unibody architecture, t

Spy Shots
Next-generation Kia Soul spied with old box shape, new split headlights

Spy photos reveal more evolution than revolution. The hamsters should be pleased.

Will it be a better box?

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Best cars for $20,000

What's the best car for $20,000? We chose a handful of desirable sedans, hatchbacks and SUVs to give you a good place to start your search.

First Drive
A hotter hamster wheel | 2017 Kia Soul Turbo First Drive

As the name suggests, the engine is the focus of this upgrade. And it's a successful one.

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With more power and better mpg, the 2017 Kia Soul Exclaim is one to get.

But it only comes with a dual-clutch transmission

Throw in the best interior appointments and you have the best Soul you can buy.

Paris
Kia Soul now has more turbo and 201 hp

Turbo model coming stateside previewed as the Soul SX in Paris

Sing it with us: just let your souuuul glow...

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.

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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.

Official
Driverless cars from Kia hit the road in Nevada

Kia now has permission to test autonomous vehicles on public roads in Nevada, and the company plans to start by experimenting with partially driverless tech. It wants to put some of these systems on sale by 2020.

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.

Official
Kia Soul EV will go on sale in four more US states

Eastern States Will Get Distribution In The Fourth Quarter This Year

New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Maryland will get the Kia Soul electric vehicle soon.

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Dealership worker takes Kia Soul for 200-mile joyride

A woman in Colorado finds a mechanic at Peak Kia North used her car as his own, put 200 miles on it in four days, and didn't fix the issue she took it in for.

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