2020 Kia Soul vs 2020 Hyundai Venue

Red 2020 Kia Soul and blue 2020 Hyundai Venue

One of the most stand-out vehicles in the subcompact crossover class continues to be the Kia Soul. Not only for its iconic boxy design but its performance, technology, and capability. The stylish third-generation 2020 Kia Soul delivers all of this and more, excelling in every category. The 2020 Soul has stepped it up a notch and in turn, is outweighing the competition more than ever before.

With new competitors joining the automotive arena, shoppers are having to choose between more and more vehicles when deciding on a new set of wheels. This 2020 Kia Soul vs 2020 Hyundai Venue comparison is going to dive into what sets the 2020 Soul ahead of even the newest members of the automotive competition. Keep reading to learn more about the 2020 Kia Soul or click the link below to view our lineup of in-stock Soul models at Friendly Kia in New Port Richey, FL.

2020 Kia Soul


2020 Hyundai Venue

$17,490 Starting Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price $17,350
2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine Base Engine 1.6-liter Smartstream engine
147 horsepower | 132 pound-feet of torque Power Specs 121 horsepower | 113 pound-feet of torque
Front-Wheel Drive Powertrain Front-Wheel Drive
Standard Apple CarPlay® & Android Auto™ Standard
24.2 cubic feet – 62.1 cubic feet Cargo Space 18.7 cubic feet – 31.9 cubic feet
Top Safety Pick+ IIHS Safety Designation No IIHS Rating

2020 Kia Soul Steals the Show Over 2020 Hyundai Venue

The 2020 Kia Soul is a perfect match for drivers from all over. Whether its city streets you’re tackling or interstate highways, the 2020 Soul gives you the power you need to drive confidently down every road. The standard 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine pumps out 147 horsepower and 132 pound-feet of torque on the road, excelling over the competing Hyundai Venue. The 2020 Venue is fitted with a 121-horsepower 1.6-liter Smartstream engine that just can’t keep up with the 2020 Kia Soul.

It's not just the performance of the 2020 Kia Soul that helps it steal the show, but its lineup of standard and available technology features as well. Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ come standard in the 2020 Soul along with a 7-inch touchscreen audio display. Two members of the Soul lineup feature a larger 10.25-inch widescreen touch display that gives the cabin of the Soul an even sharper high-tech look.

The boxy build of the 2020 Soul gives drivers ample space for passengers and cargo. The unique shape and design of this Kia give it another step up against the 2020 Venue, offering 24.2 cubic feet of standard cargo space in its trunk that can expand to 62.1 cubic feet. The 2020 Hyundai Venue offers a smaller standard trunk, measuring in at 18.7 cubic feet, and a smaller amount of maximum cargo space as well, just 31.9 cubic feet.

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