What Trim Levels are Available for the 2019 Kia Soul?

By Product Expert | Posted in Comparisons, Kia Soul on Wednesday, September 5th, 2018 at 10:39 pm
2019 Kia Soul exterior side shot orange paint job driving by a grassy mountainside with a blurry background

2019 Kia Soul Base, +, and ! Trim Level Comparison

The 2019 Kia Soul, likes its 2018 model predecessor, has 3 distinct trim levels. These are titled as follows: Base, +, and !. All 3 of these trim levels vary quite extensively, so let’s take a look to see how they differ with a trim level comparison of the 2019 Kia Soul.

2019 Kia Soul Base Trim Level

Each 2019 Kia Soul trim has a different engine, so let’s start there. For the 2019 Kia Soul Base that would be a 1.6L Inline 4 engine with 130 horsepower and 118 lb-ft of torque. This also relates to fuel economy. With a manual transmission the 2019 Kia Soul Base has a combined fuel economy of 27 mpg. With an automatic transmission that increases to a combined fuel economy of 28 mpg. 

As for features, the 2019 Kia Soul Base has the following as standard features:

5” Touchscreen Display 

Bluetooth® Audio and Phone 

Cloth Tricot Seat Trimming 


Rear Camera Display 

Siri® Eyes Free 

Voice Recognition 

And More! 

The 2019 Kia Soul Base trim has a starting MSRP of $16,490.

2019 Kia Soul exterior shot orange paint job parked by a waterfront with a fence, sea, and setting sun

2018 Kia Soul exterior shot red paint job driving through a blurry, lit tunnel

2019 Kia Soul + Trim Level

For its engine, the 2019 Kia Soul + upgrades to a 2L inline 4 engine. This ups its power output to 160-161 horsepower and 149-150 lb-ft of torque depending on your powertrain configuration. Additionally, despite the more powerful engine, fuel economy remains almost identical. With only an automatic transmission option, the 2019 Kia Soul + has a combined fuel economy of 27 mpg.

New features from the Base to + trim include:

Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™ 

Drive Mode Select 

Kia UVO with 7” Touchscreen Display 

Remote Keyless Entry 

Woven Cloth Seat Trimming 

And More! 

The 2019 Kia Soul + trim has a starting MSRP of $20,490.

2019 Kia Soul ! Trim Level

Finally, there is the 2019 Kia Soul + with its 1.6L turbocharged inline 4 engine. This provides the most power out of the 3 trim levels while matching the excellent fuel economy of the Base trim level. The 2019 Kia Soul + has 201 horsepower, 195 lb-ft of torque, and a combined fuel economy of 28 mpg!

As for exclusive features, the + trim provides the following:

Black Cloth/Leather Seat Trimming 

Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel and Gear Shift Knob 

Piano Black Accents 

Satin Chrome Interior Trimming 

Smart Key with Push-Button Start 

Supervision Meter Cluster 

And More! 

The 2019 Kia Soul ! trim as a starting MSRP of $22,990.

2019 Kia Soul Technology Features

Test Drive a 2019 Kia Soul in Kenosha, WI

The 2019 Kia Soul is out and available at most Kia dealerships nationwide. Give us a call here at Palmen Kia to learn more or schedule a test drive online. The Palmen Kia dealership is located in Kenosha, Wisconsin within Kenosha County.

Leave a Reply

Adjust Payment Terms ×

We want to help you find the perfect car that fits your budget. Please adjust the options below so we can estimate the most accurate monthly payments.

Estimated Credit Score or Interest Rate

Desired Loan Term (months)

How much will you put down?

All tax, title and vehicle registration fees are additional. See dealer for complete details.