2020 Kia Soul vs. 2020 Honda HR-V

A red 2020 Kia Soul compared to a dark blue 2020 Honda HR-V.

Looking for an extra small crossover with cargo space, strong handling, and drivability while being loaded with interior features can be a difficult task. Chances are high that you may be looking at a pricier model with good cargo space such as the 2020 Honda HR-V. But those doing their research are sure to run into the trendy 2020 Kia Soul, found right here at Garden Grove Kia.

With a unique exterior design, the 2020 Kia Soul features a list of options and features for a base MSRP of just $17,490. We decided to compare the two to see how the 2020 Kia Soul matches up with a more expensive model that is similar in cargo space.

2020 Kia Soul


2020 Honda HR-V

2.0L 4-Cylinder CVT Engine 1.8L 4-Cylinder CVT
147 Horsepower 141
132 ft-lbs Torque 127 ft-lbs
27 City / 33 Highway MPG Estimated Fuel Economy 28 City / 34 Highway

Looking at the engine specifications above, the 2020 Kia Soul narrowly outperforms the 2020 Honda HR-V. But unlike the HR-V. the 2020 Kia Soul offers a second engine option. An available 1.6L 4-Cylinder turbo engine boasts up to 201 horsepower and 195 ft-lbs of torque. The turbo engine even receives an estimated 29 combined MPG, landing itself right with both standard engines. Even though the base engine measures better than the HR-V, the 2020 Kia Soul can take the driving experience to a whole other level.

Find a 2020 Kia Soul in Garden Grove, CA

With a lower base MSRP, those interested in a 2020 Kia Soul have additional options to upgrade their interior across six trim levels. However, all models receive the standard Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ capabilities – something you need to pay extra for in the 2020 Honda HR-V. But beyond standard interior features, you can receive the following interior features at higher trim levels:

  • Navigation System with Rear Camera
  • UVO Link with Enhanced Navi Features
  • Harman/Kardon® Audio System with Speaker Lights
  • Head-Up Display & Wireless Phone Charger

Between its engine specifications and available interior features, the 2020 Kia Soul offers one of the better options for your wallet. With its unique design and spacious cargo space as well, those interested will be surprised at how well-rounded the model is. Stop into Garden Grove Kia in the Garden Grove area or go through our online purchasing process and have it brought to you!