New York Auto Show: 2014 Kia Soul image

The 2014 Kia Soul has been recently introduced during the 2013 New York Auto Show, in a premiere.

The brand new Kia Soul is coming in three trim levels, the Base Soul, the Soul Plus and the Soul Exclaim, and the cheapest version is getting items such as the six-speaker sound system, power door locks, power windows, SiriusXM, Buetooth and telescoping steering wheel, while the keyless entry, cruise control and 16-inch alloy wheels are available as options. The Soul Plus is adding auto headlights, rear camera display, UVO eServices, power adjustable driver’s seat, leather/heated steering wheel, ventilated front seats, panoramic sunroof, Infinity audio system, 17-inch alloy wheels and more.

The top of the line Soul Exclaim gets extra projector headlights, LED positioning lights, rear LED lights, 18-inch alloy wheels, Supervision cluster screen, automatic climate control, cooled glove box and more. The Base Soule is powered by a 130 BHP (97 kW) and 160 Nm of torque (118 lb-ft) 1.6L GDI engine, while the Plus and Exclaim are packing a 2.0 liter GDI with 164 BHP (122 kW) and 205 Nm of torque (151 lb-ft). The Base and Plus are getting a 6-speed manual transmission as standard, with an optional 6-speed automatic available too, while the Exclaim has no manual option.