Archive for the ‘Kia Soul’ Category

How Different are Kia Crossovers and SUVs?

Monday, June 15th, 2020
Green 2020 Kia Soul, Red 2020 Kia Niro, and green 2020 Kia Telluride

Kia Crossovers vs SUVs 

When it comes to vehicle classifications, the lines between model groups can get fuzzy. With titles such as crossover, subcompact crossover, SUV, full-size SUV, and mid-size SUV, how can you tell what is what? The Kia brand offers six different crossover and SUV models in its lineup and some shoppers at Friendly Kia have wondered how different Kia crossovers and SUVs are.  


How Big is the 2020 Kia Soul?

Monday, June 8th, 2020
Red 2020 Kia Soul

2020 Kia Soul Interior Specs and Cargo Space 

The boxy 2020 Kia Soul has been a fan favorite at Friendly Kia since the very beginning. When the Soul joined the Kia lineup in 2008 drivers all around Tampa Bay were drawn to its unique shape, flashy color options, and quirky design. Since then the Soul has evolved into the subcompact vehicle we know and love today.  


2020 Kia Soul EV and Telluride Earn 2020 World Car Awards

Monday, April 13th, 2020
Yellow 2021 Kia Soul EV

2020 World Car Awards Winners Announced

This year has been a year of awards for the Kia brand. One vehicle that has been knocking every competitor out of the park is the Kia Telluride, which has taken home over 70 awards since its debut. Now, at this year’s World Car Awards the 2020 Kia Telluride has added another award to its trophy case and so has the 2021 Kia Soul EV. 


Photo Gallery: Expressive 2020 Soul Paint Color Palette

Wednesday, March 11th, 2020
Red 2020 Kia Soul GT

2020 Kia Soul Interior and Exterior Colors Photo Gallery Guide 

No other vehicle on the market has quite as much personality as the Kia Soul does. From its boxy design to unique and charm-filled details, the Kia Soul sells itself. One of the most exciting features of the 2020 Kia Soul, though, is its impressive lineup of expressive interior and exterior color options.  

With 10 monotone exterior colors, seven two-tone exterior colors, and six interior colors, shoppers can craft their perfect Soul. In this photo gallery guide we are going to give you a look at every color option available on the 2020 Kia Soul to help you pick and choose the colors that are right for you.  


Kia Soul and Kia Seltos: Better Together

Monday, February 24th, 2020
Green 2020 Kia Soul and yellow 2021 Kia Seltos

Kia Seltos Vs. Kia Soul 

Nothing says “Kia” like the Kia Soul. The Kia Soul has become one of the most recognizable vehicles on the road today and fully embraces what it means to be a Kia vehicle. With the recent addition of the 2021 Kia Seltos, the Kia brand has gotten that much better and the Soul is getting a bit of a run for its money and for its top spot in the Kia lineup.  


Does Kia Still Use the Hamsters to Advertise the Soul?

Wednesday, November 27th, 2019
Best ever Kia commercials header with tv and hamsters

2020 Kia Soul Ads – Where are the Hamsters?

Besides an insurance-minded gecko, perhaps no animal is as recognizable in advertisements as the hamsters used to advertise the Kia Soul. Unlike the aforementioned gecko, the hamsters that were central to the Kia Soul’s 10-year model history sought to embody the fun and whimsy of the model. (more…)

Family Tree: The Kia Soul

Monday, October 7th, 2019
evolution chart with 2020 kia soul on the end

Kia Soul Models and Generation History

Our Family Tree series works to highlight some of the most exciting vehicles on the road and show how they’ve progressed from their most humble roots. In a way, it’s the story of Kia – entering the market with a very simple value proposition and then working to refine and iterate until you’re one of the strongest contenders in the arena. (more…)

Enjoy Your Favorite Songs with Power in the 2020 Kia Soul

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019
rear open hatch of 2020 kia soul with speakers and dj equipment in the back

2020 Kia Soul Speakers and Audio System

Unless you’ve been living a life free of television, internet or other advertiser-friendly media, you’ve probably seen the dancing hamsters in the Kia Soul commercials. Ever since the Kia Soul debuted over ten years ago, it’s been a vehicle that has defied the compact car and crossover classes, offering drivers a fun and funky ride with plenty of practicality. (more…)

Should I Buy a Used Kia Soul?

Monday, September 23rd, 2019
funky picture of 2016 kia soul

Used Kia Soul Reliability

Unless you’re inheriting a gently-used model from a loved one, buying a pre-owned vehicle is a study in patience, research and eventually taking a leap of faith. Without knowing a vehicle’s history, it’s all guesswork – guesswork which can chill you to the bone imagining a vehicle revving up to 10,000 RPM on the freeway or sitting underwater for three days when the town aquarium burst open (is there even a way to get squid ink stains out of the seating?). (more…)

What SUVs Does Kia Have for 2019 and 2020?

Thursday, September 12th, 2019
2019 Kia Sorento grille up close

2019 and 2020 Kia SUV Types

With Kia’s incredible product lineup, it’s easy to become confused by models that may seem like they are similar or achieve the same ends. After all, Kia seemingly has a model for everybody and that can lead to some confusion about what these models do and how they measure up to one another. (more…)