2019 Kia Soul Safety Features


    Safety Review: 2019 Kia Soul

    The Kia Soul was first released in the year 2009 and has proved to be a massive hit ever since. With over a million handled worldwide, the Kia Soul is a subcompact crossover SUV that has found a steady customer base. 

    About the Kia Soul

    • The 2019 Kia Soul X-Line is a five-door, front-wheel drive vehicle and includes the features of an SUV packaged in a compact exterior frame. The car comes with a standard 2.0L inline-four engine which gives off 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque. The 2.0L engine is complemented with a six-speed automated transmission and the optional continuously variable transmission. 
    • The Kia Soul GT-Line 1.6T features a 1.6L engine that naturally gives 201 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque. In addition, the 2019 Kia Soul comes with a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic with a manual shifting mode.

    Kia Soul Safety Features

    The 2019 Kia Soul possesses a considerable majority of the industry-standard features. It comes equipped with the Anti-Lock Braking System that prevents the brakes from locking while driving, thereby providing better traction. 

    The Kia Soul in addition has

    • Electronic-stability control
    • Tire pressure monitoring
    • Rear child safety door locks
    • Airbags
    • 3-point seat belts.


    The Kia Soul boasts vehicle stability management, which helps you maintain the right speed and traction for your vehicle. Furthermore, the hill-start assist prevents the car from rolling back on steep roads.

    All models from the Kia Soul S trim and upward feature forward-collision avoidance and a driver attention warning. This system issue alerts in case of any risk of an impending crash. In addition, the lane-keeping assist helps the driver stay on his/her designated path without any deviations.

    The S, X-Line, EX, and GT-Line Turbo versions of the Kia Soul come with blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic warning. This alerts the driver if another car is pulling up too close to the vehicle. The GT-Line Turbo also features smart cruise control as well as a heads-up display.

    With these safety and driver assistance features, the Kia Soul keeps up its impeccable quality. You should definitely purchase the all-new 2019 Kia Soul for a comfortable and safe driving experience.

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    Source: Kia