In a market of underwhelming options, the 2022 Kia Soul and the 2022 Hyundai Venue are two entries that set out to blur the line between crossover and hatchback. See how these sister subcompacts compete in our comparison of the 2022 Kia Soul and the 2022 Hyundai Venue.
2022 Kia Soul
2022 Hyundai Venue
|147-201 horsepower||Engine Output||121 horsepower|
|Up to 35 mpg highway||Fuel Economy||Up to 33 mpg highway|
|38.8 inches ||Rear Legroom ||34.3 inches|
|23.4-62.1 cubic feet||Cargo Volume ||18.7-31.9 cubic feet|
The comparison shows that the 2022 Kia Soul offers substantially more rear-seat legroom and cargo space than the similarly priced 2022 Hyundai Venue subcompact crossover. The Kia Soul also features a more attractive engine selection that includes a standard 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder engine and an optional turbocharged 1.6-liter inline four-cylinder engine featured exclusively on Soul Turbo models.
The standard engine delivers 147 horsepower and up to 29 city/35 highway mpg, while the latter provides an exciting drive at 201 horsepower without sacrificing more than a few mpg. Even with those advantages, the 2022 Kia Soul comes starting at just $19,190 MSRP. If that’s not enough reason to love the Kia Soul, keep in mind that the brand's industry-leading warranty coverage offers 10 years or 100,000 miles of powertrain warranty coverage for unwavering peace of mind on the road ahead.
Soul fans looking for more information on the 2022 Kia Soul can get more model highlights or test drive the lineup firsthand when they visit their local Kia dealership. For drivers in the Tampa Bay area, Friendly Kia is your local hub for all things Kia serving drivers in New Port Richey, FL, as well as the surrounding communities of Clearwater and St. Petersburg.