Kia Soul Electric Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Kia Soul Electric Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 0 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 0 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
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2020 2020 Kia Soul Electric SUV FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Kia has manufactured models of Soul Electric for 6 years. They average 107.5 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2020 Soul Electric above average at 114 combined MPG.

The 2020 Soul Electric is electric and has a 201 kW AC PMSM motor charged via . All MPG estimates are "MPG equivalent," a conversion of electric energy consumption to gasoline equivalent.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2020 Soul Electric to be $600 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and electricity.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $4,250 less over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Soul Electric consumes about 0 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 Kia Soul Electric 114 101 127
2019 Kia Soul Electric 108 93 124
2018 Kia Soul Electric 108 93 124
2017 Kia Soul Electric 105 92 120
2016 Kia Soul Electric 105 92 120
2015 Kia Soul Electric 105 92 120

MPG breakdown by model options

The Kia Soul Electric has 6 different model options on record with the EPA since 2015. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 4-dr, Automatic (A1) 114 101 127
2019 4-dr, Automatic (A1) 108 93 124
2018 4-dr, Automatic (A1) 108 93 124
2017 4-dr, Automatic (A1) 105 92 120
2016 4-dr, Automatic (A1) 105 92 120
2015 4-dr, Automatic (A1) 105 92 120