The product began Kia Motors design-led transformation returns to New York with a fresh look and updated information, more power, and the cowardly attitude of consumers around the world have come to love from this compact crossover. The great success of Kia Soul is set to 2012 with a significant number of technology and powertrain improvements to deliver more power and fuel efficiency.
2012 Kia Soul will amplify the fun of driving with a significant increase horsepower, new six-speed transmissions and the ability to deliver up to 34 miles per gallon on the highway. A new 1.6-liter GDI engine produces 135hp (100kW), up 11 percent from the previous engine).
For buyers looking for a greater boost in power, a new four-cylinder 2.0-liter is available with a six-speed manual transmission or a six-speed automatic transmission – advanced technology that is rare in this segment.
In addition to performance improvements Soul 2012, the new model also introduces a number of important improvements in the design. Outside, Kia Soul is refreshed with new projector headlamps with LED daytime running lights, a redesigned hood and new front and rear bumpers. This new and modern groups taillight LEDs enhance the unique design of the Kia Soul, while the overall shape of the vehicle has been tuned to give the soul of the silhouette softer and more rational.
New for 2012, a premium Infinity audio is available on Soul + models and standard on Soul! and Soul sport models for a more robust sound experience. Also new for 2012 is the UVO powered by Microsoft ® hands-free communication and infotainment system. A premium package is also available with heated front seats, leather seat finish, automatic climate control and a navigation system among its luxurious amenities
Kia Soul 2012 Review