2018 Kia Soul 0-60

Rating7.5

Ranked #3 in Subcompact Wagon

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2018 Kia Soul 0-60 and Quarter Mile Times


The base engine offered on the 2018 Kia Soul is a 1.6-liter Gas I-4 that makes 130 hp @ 6300 rpm and 118 lb.-ft. @ 4850 rpm. It is mated to a 6-Speed Manual. Equipped with this engine, the 2018 Kia Soul takes 7.3 seconds to reach 60 mph from a standstill and achieves the quarter-mile in - seconds.

Another engine available here is a 2-liter Gas I-4 that makes 161 hp @ 6200 rpm and 150 lb.-ft. @ 4700 rpm. It is mated to a 6-Speed Automatic. Powered by this engine, the 2018 Kia Soul takes only 7.3 seconds to reach 60 mph from a standstill and covers the quarter-mile run in - seconds.

Another engine available here is a 2-liter Gas that makes 161 hp @ 6200 rpm and 150 lb.-ft. @ 4700 rpm. It is mated to a 6-Speed Automatic. Powered by this engine, the 2018 Kia Soul takes only 7.3 seconds to reach 60 mph from a standstill and covers the quarter-mile run in - seconds.

Finally, the 1.6-liter Turbo I-4 here is the final engine on offer. Mated to a 7-Speed Automated Manual, this engine generates 201 hp @ 6000 rpm and 195 lb.-ft. @ 1500 rpm. Powered by this engine, the 2018 Kia Soul achieves a 0-60 time of 7.3 seconds, while maintaining a - seconds quarter-mile time.

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2018 Kia Soul 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPH
4dr Wagon (1.6L 4cyl 6M)
4dr Wagon (1.6L 4cyl 6A)
+ 4dr Wagon (2.0L 4cyl 6A)
! 4dr Wagon (1.6L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)
+2 More
7.3 sec

2018 Kia Soul vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPH
2018 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen5.5 sec
2018 Kia Soul7.3 sec

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2017 Kia Soul 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPH
4dr Wagon (1.6L 4cyl 6M)
4dr Wagon (1.6L 4cyl 6A)
+ 4dr Wagon (2.0L 4cyl 6A)
+2 More
7.3 sec
! 4dr Wagon (1.6L 4cyl Turbo 7AM)
6.3 sec

2017 Kia Soul vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPH
2017 Volkswagen Golf SportWagen5.5 - 7 sec
2017 Kia Soul6.3 - 7.3 sec

2016 Kia Soul 0-60 and Quarter Mile all Trims

Trim Name0-60 MPH
! 4dr Wagon (2.0L 4cyl 6A)
PLUS 4dr Wagon (2.0L 4cyl 6A)
4dr Wagon (1.6L 4cyl 6A)
4dr Wagon (1.6L 4cyl 6M)
+2 More
9.2 sec

2016 Kia Soul vs. Competitor's 0-60 and Quarter Mile

Car Name0-60 MPHTop SpeedBraking (60 - 0 MPH)
2016 Kia Soul9.2 sec--
2016 BMW 3 Series diesel Wagon8.6 sec146 mph126 ft.
2016 Fiat 500L6.9 sec--
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What is better a Kia or Hyundai?

Posted On: November 11, 2022

While both the sister companies offer similar vehicles with a lot of chassis and powertrain sharing, Kia offers more unique & bold styling. Kia also offers more value in terms of loaded features, warranty coverage and the price it is offered at

How many miles is a 2018 Kia Soul good for?

Posted On: November 11, 2022

The 2018 Soul gets an EPA-rated 24/30 MPG in city/highway conditions and with a 14.3-gallon fuel tank on offer, the Soul is good for about 426 miles on a single tank of gas.

Are there any issues with the 2018 Kia Soul?

Posted On: November 11, 2022

The 2018 Kia Soul problems aren't many and are limited to its engine, powertrain, and airbags. That said, there have been only about 100 complaints registered for over 100,000 units sold in the US.

Is Kia Soul 2018 reliable?

Posted On: November 11, 2022

The 2018 Soul reliability rating of 80/100 by J.D. Power is amongst the best in the segment. There have been only one recall and very few complaints, making it one of the more reliable options in the market.

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