2020 Kia Soul vs 2020 Hyundai Kona 

Do you want a subcompact crossover SUV that stands out from the crowd? Check out the 2020 Kia Soul, with its unique styling, an ambient mood lighting system, pleasing driving characteristics, a comfortable and versatile cabin, and many premium features. Take a look at this 2020 Kia Soul vs 2020 Hyundai Kona comparison to see how the Soul outshines the subcompact crossover SUV competition.  

The Kia Soul offers many premium features that you may not expect for the subcompact crossover SUV segment. Create a great atmosphere in the cabin with the available mood lighting system, which has selectable color schemes that can be synced to the music from the sound system. Keep your hands warm on the chilly drives with the available heated steering wheel. With the available dual-zone air conditioning system, the driver and front passenger can choose separate temperature settings. The Kona doesn’t offer any of these features. 

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2020 Kia Soul


2020 Hyundai Kona

Available Mood Lighting System No
Available Heated Steering Wheel No
201-hp Max. Horsepower 175-hp
62.1 cu-ft Max. Cargo Capacity 45.8 cu-ft


Compare the 2020 Kia Soul and 2020 Hyundai Kona 

Both the Kia Soul and Hyundai Kona offer two engine options. The base-level 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine in the Soul has the same horsepower output as the base-level 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine in the Kona (147-hp). The available 1.6-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine in the Soul cranks out 201 horsepower, while the available 1.6-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine in the Kona generates only 175 horsepower.

Loading up for your excursions is made easier with the generous amount of storage space offered for the Soul. With the rear seats folded down, it has a cargo capacity of 62.1 cu-ft, compared to just 45.8 cu-ft for the Kona. 

Contact us at Briggs Kia for more information about the 2020 Kia Soul! 

Green 2020 Kia Soul driving on a gravel road
Dark grey dashboard and front seats in 2020 Kia Soul
Red 2020 Kia Soul driving on a desert highway