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Compare Kia Soul 2

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19%
Pros
  • Improved exterior styling
  • Better engines than Mk1
  • New 7-speed DCT
Cons
  • Can't even reach 200km/h
  • No powerful engine options
  • Only available with small engines
  • No independent rear suspensions

Variants

1.6 CRDi 128PS
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT
1.6 CRDi 136PS
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT
1.6 GDI
1.6 GDI AT
1.6 GDI Euro6
1.6 T-GDI DCT
2.0 GDI AT

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
1.6 CRDi 128PS238 L / 8.4 cu-ft ~ 878 L / 31.0 cu-ft
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT238 L / 8.4 cu-ft ~ 878 L / 31.0 cu-ft
1.6 CRDi 136PS238 L / 8.4 cu-ft ~ 878 L / 31.0 cu-ft
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT238 L / 8.4 cu-ft ~ 878 L / 31.0 cu-ft
1.6 GDI Euro6238 L / 8.4 cu-ft ~ 878 L / 31.0 cu-ft
1.6 GDI238 L / 8.4 cu-ft ~ 878 L / 31.0 cu-ft
1.6 GDI AT238 L / 8.4 cu-ft ~ 878 L / 31.0 cu-ft
1.6 T-GDI DCT238 L / 8.4 cu-ft ~ 878 L / 31.0 cu-ft
2.0 GDI AT238 L / 8.4 cu-ft ~ 878 L / 31.0 cu-ft
280 L / 9.9 cu-ft ~ 892 L / 31.5 cu-ft
280 L / 9.9 cu-ft ~ 892 L / 31.5 cu-ft
Fuel Capacity
54.0 L / 14.3 gal
Passengers
5
Payload
1.6 CRDi 128PS612 kg / 1349 lbs
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT609 kg / 1343 lbs
1.6 CRDi 136PS463 kg / 1021 lbs
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT448 kg / 988 lbs
1.6 GDI Euro6458 kg / 1010 lbs
1.6 GDI608 kg / 1340 lbs
1.6 GDI AT605 kg / 1334 lbs
1.6 T-GDI DCT453 kg / 999 lbs
470 kg / 1036 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Disc
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Suspension | Front
MacPherson strut
Suspension | Rear
Semi-independent, Torsion beam
Tire Size
1.6 CRDi 128PS205/60 R16, 215/55 R17, 235/45 R18
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT205/60 R16, 215/55 R17, 235/45 R18
1.6 CRDi 136PS215/55 R17 94V, 235/45 R18 94V
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT215/55 R17 94V, 235/45 R18 94V
1.6 GDI Euro6205/60 R16 92H, 215/55 R17 94V, 235/45 R18 94V
1.6 GDI205/60 R16, 215/55 R17, 235/45 R18
1.6 GDI AT205/60 R16, 215/55 R17, 235/45 R18
1.6 T-GDI DCT235/45 R18 94V
2.0 GDI AT215/55 R17, 235/45 R18
205/60 R16
Turning Circle
10.6 m / 34.8 ft

Construction

Battery | Capacity
1.6 CRDi 128PS30.0 kWh (gross)
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT30.0 kWh (gross)
1.6 CRDi 136PS30.0 kWh (gross)
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT30.0 kWh (gross)
1.6 GDI Euro630.0 kWh (gross)
1.6 GDI30.0 kWh (gross)
1.6 GDI AT30.0 kWh (gross)
1.6 T-GDI DCT30.0 kWh (gross)
2.0 GDI AT30.0 kWh (gross)
27.0 kWh (gross)
30.0 kWh (gross)
Body Style
1.6 CRDi 128PS5-door Crossover
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT5-door Crossover
1.6 CRDi 136PS5-door Crossover
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT5-door Crossover
1.6 GDI Euro65-door Crossover
1.6 GDI5-door Crossover
1.6 GDI AT5-door Crossover
1.6 T-GDI DCT5-door Crossover
2.0 GDI AT5-door Crossover
5-door battery-electric Crossover
5-door battery-electric Crossover

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
1.6 CRDi 128PS143 mm / 5.6 in
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT143 mm / 5.6 in
1.6 CRDi 136PS143 mm / 5.6 in
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT143 mm / 5.6 in
1.6 GDI Euro6143 mm / 5.6 in
1.6 GDI143 mm / 5.6 in
1.6 GDI AT143 mm / 5.6 in
1.6 T-GDI DCT143 mm / 5.6 in
2.0 GDI AT150 mm / 5.9 in
151 mm / 5.9 in
151 mm / 5.9 in
Size | Height
1.6 CRDi 128PS1618 mm / 63.7 in
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT1618 mm / 63.7 in
1.6 CRDi 136PS1618 mm / 63.7 in
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT1618 mm / 63.7 in
1.6 GDI Euro61618 mm / 63.7 in
1.6 GDI1618 mm / 63.7 in
1.6 GDI AT1618 mm / 63.7 in
1.6 T-GDI DCT1618 mm / 63.7 in
2.0 GDI AT1613 mm / 63.5 in
1593 mm / 62.7 in
1593 mm / 62.7 in
Size | Length
4140 mm / 163.0 in
Size | Width
1.6 CRDi 128PS1800 mm / 70.9 in
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT1800 mm / 70.9 in
1.6 CRDi 136PS1800 mm / 70.9 in | 2100 mm / 82.7 in (mirror unfolded)
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT1800 mm / 70.9 in | 2100 mm / 82.7 in (mirror unfolded)
1.6 GDI Euro61800 mm / 70.9 in | 2100 mm / 82.7 in (mirror unfolded)
1.6 GDI1800 mm / 70.9 in
1.6 GDI AT1800 mm / 70.9 in
1.6 T-GDI DCT1800 mm / 70.9 in | 2100 mm / 82.7 in (mirror unfolded)
2.0 GDI AT1800 mm / 70.9 in | 2100 mm / 82.7 in (mirror unfolded)
1800 mm / 70.9 in
1800 mm / 70.9 in
Track Width | Front
1560.0 mm / 61.4 in
Track Width | Rear
1.6 CRDi 128PS1573.0 mm / 61.9 in
1.6 CRDi 136PS1573.0 mm / 61.9 in
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT1573.0 mm / 61.9 in
1.6 GDI Euro61573.0 mm / 61.9 in
1.6 T-GDI DCT1573.0 mm / 61.9 in
2.0 GDI AT1572.0 mm / 61.9 in
Weight
1.6 CRDi 128PS1308.0 kg / 2883.6 lbs
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT1331.0 kg / 2934.4 lbs
1.6 CRDi 136PS1315.0 kg / 2899.1 lbs
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT1350.0 kg / 2976.2 lbs
1.6 GDI Euro61200.0 kg / 2645.5 lbs
1.6 GDI1212.0 kg / 2672.0 lbs
1.6 GDI AT1245.0 kg / 2744.8 lbs
1.6 T-GDI DCT1289.0 kg / 2841.8 lbs
2.0 GDI AT1437.0 kg / 3168.0 lbs
1490.0 kg / 3284.9 lbs
1480.0 kg / 3262.8 lbs
Wheel Size
1.6 CRDi 128PS16 in, 17 in, 18 in
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT16 in, 17 in, 18 in
1.6 CRDi 136PS6.5J x 17, 7.5J x 18
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT6.5J x 17, 7.5J x 18
1.6 GDI Euro66.5J x 16, 6.5J x 17, 7.5J x 18
1.6 GDI16 in, 17 in, 18 in
1.6 GDI AT16 in, 17 in, 18 in
1.6 T-GDI DCT7.5J x 18
2.0 GDI AT17 in, 18 in
16 in
Wheelbase
2570 mm / 101.2 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
1.6 CRDi 128PS11.2 sec
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT12.2 sec
1.6 CRDi 136PS11.2 sec
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT11.1 sec
1.6 GDI Euro611.0 sec
1.6 GDI11.0 sec
1.6 GDI AT11.7 sec
1.6 T-GDI DCT7.8 sec
11.2 sec
11.2 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
1.6 CRDi 128PS10.6 sec
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT11.6 sec
1.6 CRDi 136PS10.6 sec
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT10.5 sec
1.6 GDI Euro610.5 sec
1.6 GDI10.5 sec
1.6 GDI AT11.1 sec
1.6 T-GDI DCT7.4 sec
10.6 sec
10.6 sec
CO2 Emission
1.6 CRDi 128PS132 g/km
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT158 g/km
1.6 CRDi 136PS127 g/km
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT130 g/km
1.6 GDI Euro6152 ~ 155 g/km
1.6 GDI170 g/km
1.6 GDI AT176 g/km
1.6 T-GDI DCT156 g/km
Fuel Economy
1.6 CRDi 128PS5.0 L/100km / 47.0 MPG (combined) | 6.1 L/100km / 38.6 MPG (urban) | 4.4 L/100km / 53.5 MPG (highway)
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT6.0 L/100km / 39.2 MPG (combined) | 7.5 L/100km / 31.4 MPG (urban) | 5.2 L/100km / 45.2 MPG (highway)
1.6 CRDi 136PS4.8 L/100km / 49.0 MPG (combined) | 5.7 L/100km / 41.3 MPG (urban) | 4.3 L/100km / 54.7 MPG (highway)
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT5.0 L/100km / 47.0 MPG (combined) | 5.5 L/100km / 42.8 MPG (urban) | 4.6 L/100km / 51.1 MPG (highway)
1.6 GDI Euro66.5 L/100km / 36.2 MPG (combined) | 8.5 L/100km / 27.7 MPG (urban) | 5.4 L/100km / 43.6 MPG (highway)
1.6 GDI7.3 L/100km / 32.2 MPG (combined) | 9.1 L/100km / 25.8 MPG (urban) | 6.3 L/100km / 37.3 MPG (highway)
1.6 GDI AT7.6 L/100km / 31.0 MPG (combined) | 9.6 L/100km / 24.5 MPG (urban) | 6.5 L/100km / 36.2 MPG (highway)
1.6 T-GDI DCT6.9 L/100km / 34.1 MPG (combined) | 8.7 L/100km / 27.0 MPG (urban) | 5.8 L/100km / 40.6 MPG (highway)
2.0 GDI AT8.7 L/100km / 27.0 MPG (combined) | 9.4 L/100km / 25.0 MPG (urban) | 7.8 L/100km / 30.2 MPG (highway)
Top Speed
1.6 CRDi 128PS180.0 km/h / 111.8 mph
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT177.0 km/h / 110.0 mph
1.6 CRDi 136PS180.0 km/h / 111.8 mph
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT182.0 km/h / 113.1 mph
1.6 GDI Euro6185.0 km/h / 115.0 mph
1.6 GDI185.0 km/h / 115.0 mph
1.6 GDI AT180.0 km/h / 111.8 mph
1.6 T-GDI DCT196.0 km/h / 121.8 mph
145.0 km/h / 90.1 mph
145.0 km/h / 90.1 mph
Towing Capacity
1.6 CRDi 128PS550 kg / 1213 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1300 kg / 2866 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
1.6 CRDi 136PS550 kg / 1213 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1300 kg / 2866 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT550 kg / 1213 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1100 kg / 2425 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
1.6 GDI Euro6550 kg / 1213 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1300 kg / 2866 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)
1.6 T-GDI DCT550 kg / 1213 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1100 kg / 2425 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
1.6 CRDi 128PSFront-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
1.6 CRDi 128PS ATFront-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
1.6 CRDi 136PSFront-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCTFront-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
1.6 GDI Euro6Front-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
1.6 GDIFront-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
1.6 GDI ATFront-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
1.6 T-GDI DCTFront-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
2.0 GDI ATFront-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
Front-wheel drive
Front-wheel drive
Emission Standard
1.6 CRDi 128PSEuro 5
1.6 CRDi 128PS ATEuro 5
1.6 CRDi 136PSEuro 6
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCTEuro 6
1.6 GDI Euro6Euro 6
1.6 GDIEuro 5
1.6 GDI ATEuro 5
1.6 T-GDI DCTEuro 6
Engine | Bore
1.6 CRDi 128PS77.2 mm / 3.0 in
1.6 CRDi 136PS77.2 mm / 3.0 in
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT77.2 mm / 3.0 in
1.6 GDI Euro677.0 mm / 3.0 in
1.6 T-GDI DCT77.0 mm / 3.0 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
1.6 CRDi 128PS16.0:1
1.6 CRDi 136PS16.0:1
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT16.0:1
1.6 GDI Euro611.0:1
1.6 T-GDI DCT9.5:1
2.0 GDI AT11.5:1
Engine | Displacement
1.6 CRDi 128PS1.6 L / 96.5 cu-in / 1582.0 cc
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT1.6 L / 96.5 cu-in / 1582.0 cc
1.6 CRDi 136PS1.6 L / 96.5 cu-in / 1582.0 cc
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT1.6 L / 96.5 cu-in / 1582.0 cc
1.6 GDI Euro61.6 L / 97.1 cu-in / 1591.0 cc
1.6 GDI1.6 L / 97.1 cu-in / 1591.0 cc
1.6 GDI AT1.6 L / 97.1 cu-in / 1591.0 cc
1.6 T-GDI DCT1.6 L / 97.1 cu-in / 1591.0 cc
2.0 GDI AT2.0 L / 122.0 cu-in / 1999.0 cc
Engine | Power
1.6 CRDi 128PS128.0 hp / 95.4 kW @ 4000 rpm
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT128.0 hp / 95.4 kW @ 4000 rpm
1.6 CRDi 136PS136.0 hp / 101.4 kW @ 4000 rpm
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT136.0 hp / 101.4 kW @ 4000 rpm
1.6 GDI Euro6132.0 hp / 98.4 kW @ 6300 rpm
1.6 GDI132.0 hp / 98.4 kW @ 6300 rpm
1.6 GDI AT132.0 hp / 98.4 kW @ 6300 rpm
1.6 T-GDI DCT204.0 hp / 152.1 kW @ 6000 rpm
2.0 GDI AT161.0 hp / 120.1 kW @ 6200 rpm
110 hp / 82.0 kW
110 hp / 82.0 kW
Engine | Specific Output
1.6 CRDi 128PS80.9 hp/L / 1.3 hp/cu-in
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT80.9 hp/L / 1.3 hp/cu-in
1.6 CRDi 136PS86.0 hp/L / 1.4 hp/cu-in
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT86.0 hp/L / 1.4 hp/cu-in
1.6 GDI Euro683.0 hp/L / 1.4 hp/cu-in
1.6 GDI83.0 hp/L / 1.4 hp/cu-in
1.6 GDI AT83.0 hp/L / 1.4 hp/cu-in
1.6 T-GDI DCT128.2 hp/L / 2.1 hp/cu-in
2.0 GDI AT80.5 hp/L / 1.3 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
1.6 CRDi 128PS84.5 mm / 3.3 in
1.6 CRDi 136PS84.5 mm / 3.3 in
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT84.5 mm / 3.3 in
1.6 GDI Euro685.4 mm / 3.4 in
1.6 T-GDI DCT85.4 mm / 3.4 in
Engine | Torque
1.6 CRDi 128PS260 Nm / 191.8 lb-ft @ 1900 rpm
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT260 Nm / 191.8 lb-ft @ 1900 rpm
1.6 CRDi 136PS260 Nm / 191.8 lb-ft @ 1500-3000 rpm
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT300 Nm / 221.3 lb-ft @ 1750-2500 rpm
1.6 GDI Euro6161 Nm / 118.7 lb-ft @ 4850 rpm
1.6 GDI161 Nm / 118.7 lb-ft @ 4850 rpm
1.6 GDI AT161 Nm / 118.7 lb-ft @ 4850 rpm
1.6 T-GDI DCT265 Nm / 195.5 lb-ft @ 1500-4500 rpm
2.0 GDI AT203 Nm / 149.7 lb-ft @ 4700 rpm
Engine | Type
1.6 CRDi 128PSTurbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
1.6 CRDi 128PS ATTurbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
1.6 CRDi 136PSTurbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCTTurbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder
1.6 GDI Euro6Naturally-aspirated direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
1.6 GDINaturally-aspirated direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
1.6 GDI ATNaturally-aspirated direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
1.6 T-GDI DCTTurbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder
2.0 GDI ATNaturally-aspirated direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
1.6 CRDi 128PS6-speed
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT6-speed
1.6 CRDi 136PS6-speed
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT7-speed
1.6 GDI Euro66-speed
1.6 GDI6-speed
1.6 GDI AT6-speed
1.6 T-GDI DCT7-speed
2.0 GDI AT6-speed
1-speed
1-speed
Transmission | Type
1.6 CRDi 128PSManual
1.6 CRDi 128PS ATAutomatic
1.6 CRDi 136PSManual
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCTDouble clutch transmission (DCT)
1.6 GDI Euro6Manual
1.6 GDIManual
1.6 GDI ATAutomatic
1.6 T-GDI DCTDouble clutch transmission (DCT)
2.0 GDI ATAutomatic
Automatic
Automatic

Production

Availability
1.6 CRDi 128PS2014 ~ 2016
1.6 CRDi 128PS AT2014 ~ 2016
1.6 CRDi 136PS2016 ~ 2019
1.6 CRDi 136PS DCT2016 ~ 2019
1.6 GDI Euro62016 ~ 2019
1.6 GDI2014 ~ 2016
1.6 GDI AT2014 ~ 2016
1.6 T-GDI DCT2016 ~ 2019
2.0 GDI AT2017 ~ 2019
2014 ~ 2017
2018 ~ 2019
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