Kia Soul 2017: New SUV Sensation from the Southern Korean Manufacturer


Korean car manufacturer, Kia, was presenting the latest appearance of the Kia Soul 2017. When seen from the specs information, there is a development in the specification, design of the cabin, and the addition of the propulsion system. The latest model of mini SUV has a choice of 1.8-liter engine petrol with 145 hp power and also a diesel version that produces 138 hp. For the European market, the engines will be paired with a choice of manual transmission 6 and automatic. EcoDynamic with additional packages that include start-stop technology and alternator management would cut exhaust emissions to 125 g CO2 per km for diesel and 139 g per km gasoline.

First, the vehicles managed to break the record. In 2010, Kia Soul managed to record history as the first South Korean car which developed the technology of flexible fuel vehicle (FFV). That is, the machine can use regular gasoline, pure ethanol, or a mixture of the two fuels. Kia Soul equipped with a 1.8 liter, four-cylinder Flex, 128 PS and 162 Nm of torque. Fuel consumption is 8.9 km per liter. Kia claims that by using ethanol, fuel costs down to 40 percent.

Changes to the exterior, changes to the Kia Soul 2017 looks at the extension of the nose up to 15mm of 4.120mm. In addition, the design of air intake is wider and the foglamps whose shape is larger so as to create a different appearance. In fact, now it is using a rim diameter of 18 inches so it looks more handsome and trendy. Similarly, lever door handles and side mirrors. Just like New Sportage, Soul uses LED daylight lamps. Light cluster LED on the front and the rear is only available for the highest variance. While the changes to appear in the inset rear bumper panel and relocation foglamp.


Cabin space is experiencing a change in the center console, circular-type LCD heater controls and the application of new materials in some sectors. To top variant, available instrument cluster and key hole multi-metal coated with paint. Luxury SUV facelift on the production of this can be enjoyed in the UK market in October, while prices will reportedly further. Nevertheless, you still will get complete information about the Kia Soul 2017 capabilities in the future.

The ability of the new Kia Soul series was remarkable. They can run fast while you wait in the driver seat. They provide a wider space so you will not feel cramped. A great opportunity to get a vehicle that will mark the return of the Korean giant. You will see the Kia Soul 2017 as the best choice for you.