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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Kia Rio
EX FWD
2020 Kia Soul
EX FWD
MSRP
$22,690
Invoice
$21,669
Average Price Paid
$22,150
1,649 listings nationwide

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2019 Kia Rio
EX FWD
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2020 Kia Soul
EX FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Kia Rio
EX FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
N/A
2020 Kia Soul
EX FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$23,610
1 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Kia Rio
EX FWD
No Expert Reviews
2020 Kia Soul
EX FWD
George Kennedy Test Drive Review:

Buying a car blends pragmatic and emotional factors. You know you need a car to do certain things, but you also have preferences about how your car looks and perhaps how its brand's im...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 8
  • Form & Function 10
  • Technology 9
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Kia Rio
EX FWD
No User Reviews
2020 Kia Soul
EX FWD
writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2019 Nissan Kicks better.
"I still think the Kia is boxy looking. The Kick looks sportier. "
Would Buy Ranked 2019 Nissan Kicks worse.
"We ended up buying the Kia Soul. Overall the warranty and drive over rode the better looks of the Kick. Ask me in a year."

Specs

2019 Kia Rio
EX FWD
2020 Kia Soul
EX FWD
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain --
FWD
Fuel Economy, City --
27 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway --
33 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 11.9 gal 14.3 gal
Engine
Fuel Type --
Gasoline
Power --
147 hp @ 6,200 RPM
Torque --
132 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
Cylinders --
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio --
12.5:1
Displacement --
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke --
3.19 in x 3.82 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.1 in 41.1 in
Back Legroom 33.5 in 38.8 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 13.7 cu ft 24.2 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 1,179 lbs
Exterior
Length 172.6 in 165.2 in
Width 67.9 in 70.9 in
Height 57.1 in 63 in
Wheelbase 101.6 in 102.4 in

Available Options

2019 Kia Rio
EX FWD
2020 Kia Soul
EX FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Cherry Black
  • Gravity Gray
  • Gravity Gray/Gold Roof
  • Inferno Red
  • Neptune Blue
  • Platinum Gold
  • Platinum Gold/White Roof
  • Snow White Pearl
  • Solar Yellow
  • Sparkling Silver
  • Undercover Green

Option Packages

  • Ex Designer Collection Package

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