More fun and funk! Here hangs chosen by Kia to time soon unveil the second generation of the Soul in the aisles of Frankfurt in the European version after the American version was exhibited at the last show in New York.
If the cosmetic changes are net aboard and outside, the new Soul, strong confidence on roads also adopts a new platform, one of the latest cee’d. IA to specify a frame stiffened by 29%, reworked suspension, behavior and road-holding in significant improvement over its predecessor or even increased agility and a soundproofing particularly careful resulting in a reduction of three decibels.
Wider track, longer wheelbase, greater length and even cargo volume increased (from 4% to 354L) are also on the program. At mechanical no surprises with the 1.6-liter GDI petrol (130 hp) and 2.0 CRDi diesel (164 hp) or six-speed manual gearboxes and automatic transmissions.
Question style, Soul II offers a facelift and features of inspiration Track’ster concept. Discover the design of the lights, grille, fog lights and on board, new Start & Stop button and lever. The new Soul can also be customized (three roof colors: red, black or white) and offer eleven delivered Body and Style packs (side skirts, fender flares, etc.) or accessory kits.
Finally, the list of equipment will be enhanced including LED daytime running lights, cruise control, opening and keyless start system, panoramic sunroof, ventilated front seats, leather upholstery, heated front and rear seats and electric outdoor retro, etc. Launch of the Soul II program for early 2014 period to which Kia will communicate all the rest.