When you need space and capability, but you don't want to sacrifice fuel economy with a full-size SUV, the crossover SUV is the perfect fit. Easily combining the space and sporty appeal of the SUV with the fuel efficiency ratings and smaller size of the sedan, the crossover SUV makes a perfect option for small families and adventurous drivers. In this comparison of the 2016 Kia Soul vs 2016 Jeep Renegade, we'll take a closer look at the differences in space, fuel economy, and price. Read on to learn more about whether the Soul is the right fit for you and your lifestyle.
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When it comes to design, both the Kia Soul and the Jeep Renegade stand out from the competition. The boxy shape of each vehicle give them a modern appeal, with the Jeep coming across as more rugged and the Kia coming across as more refined. Under the hood, you'll find a base four-cylinder engine at the lowest trim of both the Renegade and the Soul. Both crossovers achieve up to 31 miles per gallon on the highway and almost 25 miles per gallon in the city. That means that even when you are running errands around town, your crossover is saving you money on fuel and offering you the convenient capability you need.
As far as interior design goes, the 2016 Kia Soul races ahead of the Jeep Renegade. The more luxurious and classy layout evokes a feeling of comfort and modern convenience. The Renegade, on the other hand, has a unique interior that feels more adventurous and rugged. Both vehicles have a standard first-row LCD screen and optional features like voice-activated navigation. High-tech safety features available on the 2016 Kia Soul include Lane Departure Warning, Blind Spot Monitor, Daytime Running Headlights and more. Be sure to ask about these new features when you come in for your test drive!