Kia Turbocharges Its Soul

November 16th, 2016 by

The 2017 Soul Turbo made its debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show this week. It boasts improved fuel economy and upgraded design elements. The turbo version is actually a top of the line Soul! (Exclaim) with a 1.6 liter, 201 horsepower engine resulting in improved acceleration. More power equals more fun to drive and the Soul Turbo will surprise and delight drivers.


“We wanted to provide loyal Soul lovers and new buyers a sportier option. The 2017 Soul Exclaim with its turbocharged engine gives the car’s fans another wonderful choice from an already wonderful line-up.” said Orth Hedrick, Kia Motors America, Vice-President of Product Planning.

The Soul Turbo features a seven-speed dual clutch gearbox for improved performance. Enhanced styling features include 18-inch wheels, red-accented body trim, a chrome grill surround, unique badging and dual chrome twin-tip exhaust. Interior amenities include a leather-wrapped steering wheel, Harman Kardon premium sound system, navigation and Android Auto or Apple CarPlay.