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    Report: Kia sold 123 North American Soul EVs in October

    How happy were those Kia hamsters last month? We're guessing they were pretty pleased, because reports are out that the South Korean automaker sold 123 Kia Soul electric vehicles in North America during the model's first month of sales on the continent. Now crank up that funky music. Kia sold ...

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    Official: In lifetime analysis, Kia Soul EV is way, way cleaner than diesel model
    Electric Vehicle's ‘Global Warming Potential’ 40 Percent Lower 1403632800

    The heart of the matter is that the battery-electric Kia Soul is better for the environment. And not just because it doesn't create any emissions while on the road. From beginning to end, the Soul EV has a far lower environmental impact than its more conventional counterparts. TUV Nord, the ...

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    Official: Kia Soul EV starts production in Korea

    As sister company Hyundai delivers its first Tucson fuel cell vehicles in California, Kia has kicked off volume production of the Soul EV in Korea. We've driven the prototype and are excited about the arrival of this electric vehicle. Kia is already calling the production start a landmark event, ...

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    Official: Kia Soul EV starts production next month amidst modest sales projections

    The hamsters in those Kia Soul commercials? Looks like they'll be riding real quiet and quite clean a little sooner than we thought. Kia is now saying it will start production of the 2015 Soul EV next month, and sales will start later this year in the company's home country of South Korea. ...

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    Video: A closer look at the 2015 Kia Soul EV

    Kia is set to join the fully electric vehicle space this year, with the fresh-faced 2015 Soul EV. The all-electric Soul made its debut at the Chicago Auto Show earlier this month, and Autoblog west coast editor Michael Harley had a chance to speak with Orth Hedrick, Kia's vice president of ...

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    Spy Shots: 2015 Kia Soul EV production model glimpsed before Chicago

    A few days before its on-stage reveal at the Chicago Auto Show, the production version of the 2015 Kia Soul EV has been spotted, tagged and bagged in this series of spy shots. On the EV captured by our photographer's lens, we can see unusual baby blue accents on top, on the mirrors and up front, ...

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    Rumormill: Kia Soul EV might cost $35,000, have a range of 120 miles

    With company cousin Hyundai busy working on hydrogen fuel cell vehicles, Kia has said it will bring a battery-powered EV to market some time in 2014. We've seen the Ray EV (above), but that was a limited-run production vehicle destined for fleets in Korea. The follow-up is the electrified Soul, ...

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    Kia rolls out ethanol-gasoline powered Soul Flex

    The latest version of the Kia Soul, unveiled just days ago in Brazil, adds even more flexibility to the mix. Appropriately called the Soul Flex, this vehicle's ability to run on any ethanol-gasoline mixture, be it 100 percent gasoline or straight ethanol, is its main draw. Kia claims that the ...

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    Win $1,000 for creating the coolest (and maybe greenest) Kia online

    Kia knows how to have fun with the Soul, and now it's your turn. The company and Antenna Magazine are partnering up to let people design their perfect car in a contest called Soul Xpression. Based on the the vehicles that have been submitted by recognized design houses and other entrants, the ...

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    Euro NCAP finds small cars offer plenty of protection

    Europe's crash testing authority, Euro NCAP, has published a series of new tests that includes the latest small and fuel efficient models offered there. The top scorers in the small car segment, with five star results, were the Honda Jazz, Hyundai i20 and Kia Soul. The Audi Q5 and the Peugeot 3008 ...

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    Spy Shots: Kia Soul Hybrid spotted ahead of Shanghai debut

    Kia Soul Hybrid spy shots - Click above for an image gallery
    Last year at the Paris Motor Show, Kia showed off a version of the Soul mini CUV that was equipped with a transparent hood and floorpan so show-goers could see the inner-working of the Korean automaker's hybrid drivetrain. At that time, ...

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    Kia's Aero-Soul takes advantage of the wind, reduces fuel consumption

    Click above for a high-res image gallery of the wind-powered Kia Soul
    Kia has finally seen the light wind and will be offering a new Air Propulsion and Retardation Installation Line system option for the Soul (above), starting today. The system reduces fuel consumption by capturing energy from ...

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    Popular Mechanics compares fuel efficiency of Nissan Cube, Kia Soul and Scion xB

    Click above for high-res galleries of the Kia Soul and Nissan Cube
    The latest generation of the Scion xB – the car that kicked off the currently popular "box-it-came-in" styling trend – may be a perfectly fine vehicle with a few welcome improvements over the first edition, but we still ...

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    Total tease or total fulfillment? Kia sending diesel Souls to US dealers

    Click above for more shots of the diesel Kia Soul arriving at Lifetime Kia
    Thanks to Lifetime Kia, the world's largest Kia dealership, we've managed to assemble a gallery of Kia Soul's that have recently been shipped out to American dealers. Nothing special about that, right? Wait a minute, what's ...

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    LA 2008: Kia's offers ex-Scion buyers a Soulful alternative

    Click above for more live shots of the Kia Soul in LA
    Toyota has taken a bit of heat for seemingly ungreening its Scion xB, which used a small, efficient engine housed in a small, efficient package that seated four occupants comfortably with room left over for their various belongings. Now, many ...

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    Kia to show Soul hybrid in Paris

    Well, fancy that. It appears as if Kia will have more than one hybrid on display at the upcoming Paris Motor Show. We already knew to expect a hybrid version of the cee'd five door hatch, and now we get word that the Soul will get some hybrid lovin' too. In addition to the gas/electric model, the ...


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