Kia e-AWD Soul

Kia To Unveil e-AWD Soul Concept At 2015 Chicago Auto Show

Details are sparse, but here’s what we know right now, via Kia Motors: “Kia Motors America will unveil an advanced and capable electric all-wheel drive (e-AWD) concept vehicle at the upcoming Chicago Auto Show. This bold off-roader was conceived by Kia’s California design studio and built for city dwellers seeking…

3 days ago by Eric Loveday 23

Soul EV Range Test

Kia Conducts Soul EV Range Test – Video

“Kia UK set up a test of the Soul EV’s range on a single charge. The full range achieved on this test was 125.3 miles, with a conservative estimate of a further nine miles shown on the display; equaling a total range potential of 134.9 miles. A diagnostics report run…

2 weeks ago by Electric CarsTV 22

May Sales, Lead By The Nissan LEAF and Fusion Energi Look Make It Three Good Monthly Results In A Row

December 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

We always look forward to December sales when in comes to plug-in vehicles.  And why is that?  For starters the federal government’s $7,500 federal credit/stimulus package exerts the most pressure of the year on would-be EV buyers looking to claim the credit on this year’s taxes.  Secondly, with year-over-year gains…

4 weeks ago by Jay Cole 66

Kia Soul EV… The front grille & wheels should be a dead giveaway.

MotorWeek – Kia Soul EV Road Test Video

MotorWeek reviews the all-new 2015 Kia Soul EV. We are thrilled that the review is mostly positive! There are some buyers who want an EV that looks like an existing vehicle. If that is the case, then you are in luck with the Soul EV. The Kia Soul EV is…

1 month ago by Mike Anthony 9

Brian Cooley with the Kia Soul EV

CNET Reviews Kia Soul EV – Video

CNET‘s Brian Cooley checks out the brand-new Kia Soul EV. There are a lot of positives, along with a few negatives As mentioned multiple times, the electric version is similar to the conventional Kia Soul found on roads across America today. If you are familiar with the Kia Soul, you…

1 month ago by Mike Anthony 11

Kia Soul EV Comes To Canada This Fall As The "Affordable" Range Champ

Fully Charged Reviews Kia Soul EV – Video

The Fully Charged series is back after a longer break with a Kia Soul EV review. After a short spin and then 350 miles of test driving, Robert Llewellyn seems very pleased with the Soul EV’s smooth and very quiet ride. Realistic winter range at speeds of 70 mph is…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 16

Kia Soul EV

2015 Kia Soul EV Earns “Best New City Car” Award In Canada

Kia Soul EV was named “Best New City Car” at the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) Canadian Car of the Year Awards. “The Soul EV faced tough competition throughout AJAC’s week-long comprehensive testing period, known as TestFest, which occurred in October in Niagara Falls, Ontario.” The South Korean electric…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 20

Kia Soul EV Crash Image

Kia Soul EV Gets 4-Star Euro NCAP Safety Rating

The Kia Soul EV was recently tested by Euro NCAP. Soul EV received an overall crash/safety rating of 4 stars (out of a total of 5 stars). The 4-star rating puts it equal with the BMW i3, but below several other 5-star-rated electric cars. Link to electric/hybrids tested by Euro…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 4