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Kia Soul EV Recalled

It’s recall week for electric cars. First was the Toyota RAV4 EV recall that affected all of the SUVs ever built. Next up was the Chevrolet Volt recall, in which potentially fatal carbon monoxide from a running engine injured at least 2 people. Even the Nissan LEAF sort of (no…

2 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 9

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Kia Soul EV Wins MotorWeek Drivers’ Choice Award

The Kia Soul EV won 2015 MotorWeek Drivers’ Choice Award in Best Eco-Friendly category. This is very first time an EV won the ECO category. Here is official description: “For our Best Eco Friendly choice, we’re delighted to award it to an all-electric vehicle for the first time, the Kia…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 15

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Kia Soul EV Child Car Seat Check

Cars.com has certified child safety seat installation technicians on hand to inspect cars for compatibility with car seats for infants, toddlers and children.  How cool is that? Parents (or expecting parents) who are concerned with how many child safety seats fit in a vehicle and how secure those seats are…

1 month ago by Eric Loveday 1

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

The New York Times Test Drives Kia Soul EV – Video

Here is another short video review of the Kia Soul EV. This time it comes from The New York Times and is a quite interesting presentation that maybe will be useful for those who are considering purchasing Kia’s electric car. “Soul EV packs on an average of 500 pounds, making…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 15

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Kia Trail’ster e-AWD Concept Previews Future AWD Soul

Next Thursday, at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show, Kia Motors will unveils its turbocharged Trail’ster e-AWD concept.  It features a “smartly integrated rear electric all-wheel drive system,” and a turbocharged motor of undisclosed size.  It’ll therefore be some form of a through-the-road hybrid, but it’s unclear at this time whether…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 6