2020 Kia Soul vs 2020 Hyundai Kona

The 2020 Kia Soul and the 2020 Hyundai Kona are both great small SUVs that many of our customers enjoy driving. But which one will you end up choosing, and other than the exterior, are there any real differences between these two SUVs? There are, so let’s get started.

We are going to take a look at the most popular trim of both models. That means you’ll see the 2020 Kia Soul LX and the 2020 Hyundai Kona SEL. Even though there are plenty of differences between these two models, the do share the same 147 horsepower and 132 lb.-ft. of torque. These two models actually share the same EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy of 27 miles per gallon in the city, 33 mpg on the highway, and a combined 30 mpg. However, you’ll notice that the 2020 Kia Soul actually has more cargo space than the Hyundai Kona. So, while you’ll find the same power and economy in both models, you’ll get more space in the Kia Soul.

2020 Kia Soul


2020 Hyundai Kona

147 hp Horsepower 147 hp
24.4 cu. ft. Cargo Space 19.2 cu. ft.
CVT Drivetrain FWD
27 mpg / 33 mpg / 30 mpg Fuel Economy (city/hwy/combined) 27 mpg / 33 mpg / 30 mpg

Advantages of the 2020 Kia Soul

While it is nice to know how much power and performance the Kia Soul will give you, this model is much more than just the power it offers. Find a 7-inch touchscreen display, Apple CarPlay®, Android Auto™, and features like Hill Start Assist Control in this feisty SUV.

Of course, there are more features to the 2020 Kia Soul than we can list on this page. So, if you’re interested in learning more about this model, or any other Kia vehicle, we encourage you to get in touch with our team here at Kia of Mankato. They would love to share the full list of standard and available features the Kia lineup has to offer. While you are here, be sure to take your potential vehicle for a test drive to fully experience the potential your next Kia model has.

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