Is the Kia Soul an SUV?

2020 Kia Souls Lined Up

Drivers from Mascoutah and Smithton are opting to cruise around in the new Kia Soul, but despite its popularity around O'Fallon, we’re still getting one question:”Is a Kia Soul an SUV?” Most drivers don’t know, and that’s understandable. While many think of the Kia Soul as a hatchback, it is technically a subcompact SUV. The Soul falls within a sector that combines SUV cargo capacity with the ease and practicality of a compact car, and according to U.S. News, it’s at the very top of its segment. Read on to see why you can’t beat the value O'Fallon area drivers get for the new Kia Soul price.

Kia Soul Cargo Space

Different from some other sport utility vehicles in its class, the Kia Soul does not offer all-wheel drive — but it’s less of a necessity around O'Fallon than further north. Plus, when it comes to cargo capacity, this Kia more than delivers; it sets the standard. Conveniently, split-folding seats come standard across the Kia Soul lineup, so it’s easy to adjust the SUV’s interior dimensions to allow for more room when your family needs it.

With the seats up or down, the Kia Soul cargo space allows it to be very competitive with rival SUV models in its class. Here’s a look at how the 2020 Soul cargo specs break down:

  • 2020 Kia Soul Cargo Space Behind Rear Row – 24.2 cubic feet
  • 2020 Kia Soul Cargo Space Behind 1st Row – 62.1 cubic feet
2020 Kia Soul Cargo

Kia Soul Interior Dimensions

With Auffenberg Kia’s new vehicle specials, it is easier than ever for O'Fallon area families to seat themselves in the new Kia Soul. No matter where your family members are seated in the Soul, they will easily be able to spread out and enjoy themselves inside the spacious cabin. The Kia Soul interior dimensions allow up to five passengers to sit in total comfort.

Here’s what the 2020 Kia Soul delivers in terms of headroom, legroom, and shoulder room:

  • Kia Soul Headroom (Front) – 39.4 inches
  • Kia Soul Headroom (Rear) – 39.5 inches
  • Kia Soul Legroom (Front) – 41.1 inches
  • Kia Soul Legroom (Rear) – 38.8 inches
  • Kia Soul Shoulder Room (Front) – 55.5 inches
  • Kia Soul Shoulder Room (Rear) – 54.7 inches
2020 Kia Soul Interior

Check out the Kia Soul Interior for Yourself at Auffenberg Kia!

Is the Kia Soul an SUV? Definitely! In fact, for many drivers that are seeking a subcompact SUV, the Kia Soul interior dimensions are going to be hard to beat. Want to check out the new Kia Soul price options and interior for yourself? Contact the trusted team at Auffenberg Kia today to set up a test drive. With Auffenberg Kia’s exclusive honesty policy, you will be in good hands. Looking for something a little bigger? Explore the Kia Telluride price by trim with Auffenberg Kia today!

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