2017 Kia Soul vs 2017 Jeep Renegade

At first, it may seem odd to compare a Kia to a Jeep, but looking at the Kia Soul and the Jeep Renegade side-by-side, you can see why the two are an apt comparison. Let’s see what the latest of these models have to offer with this 2017 Kia Soul vs 2017 Jeep Renegade comparison.

When it comes to aesthetics, the Jeep Renegade has a bulbous look that somehow looks simultaneously stuck in the past while trying to be futuristic. The Kia Soul however, isn’t trying to look futuristic. It is futuristic. With an evocative roofline and that iconic tiger nose grille, a Kia Soul is ready to bring a smile to your face. You can view our Kia Soul inventory right now by clicking the link below, or you can keep reading and learn how these two models compare when we start talking about price, warranty, and capability.

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2017 Kia Soul VS 2017 Jeep Renegade
$16,100 Base MSRP $17,995
10 years / 100,000 miles Powertrain Warranty 5 years / 60,000 miles
201 Max Horsepower 180
18.8 Cubic-Feet Cargo Volume 18.5 Cubic-Feet

How the 2017 Kia Soul compares to the competition?

The first thing that we invariably have to compare is the price. For starters, the Kia Soul is over $1,000 cheaper. In fact, at every comparable trim level, the Kia Soul remains the more affordable option, and at the top trim, the Kia Soul is over $4,000 cheaper.

The powertrain warranty is a big deal. With the Kia Soul, your engine and transmission are protected against failure for 10 years or 100,000 miles. That’s nearly double what the competition offers, and that’s not all. The Kia Soul also comes with a 60-month or 60,000-mile bumper-to-bumper coverage, which is a big improvement over the Renegade’s 36-month, or 36,000-mile coverage. In other words, with the Kia Soul, you are not just buying a car. You are buying peace of mind.

When it comes time to talk about capability, do not think for a second that the Kia Soul will be left in the dust. In fact, when you compare the max horsepower, the sleek and sporty Kia Soul comes out on top against the Jeep. That’s right, the brand that is nearly synonymous with power has been bested handily by Kia.

If you were concerned about interior space, then let the Kia lay those concerns to rest too. With the seats folded up the Kia surpasses the Renegade with 18.8 cubic-feet of cargo capacity. Need more room? Those seats can be folded down to provide 46.5 cubic-feet of cargo room. If you need help finding the right Kia Soul in High Point, then stop by Carolina Kia of High Point or check our inventory online right now. We know you will be impressed.

2017 Kia Soul steering wheel and infotainment system
2017 Kia Soul front and rear seats
2017 Kia Soul split folding rear seats
2017 Kia Soul power folding mirror

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