The new crossover Kia Soul for the first time will receive a sports version and will be powered by a petrol turbo engine 1,6 T-GDI capacity of 204 horsepower.
The most powerful engine in the line will be paired with a 7-speed preselektivnoy box with two clutches. Soul GT Equipped with a turbo engine accelerates from zero to 100 km / h in 7.8 seconds, while its top speed is 200 km per hour.
The new modification is equipped with more powerful brakes, but apparently has a more aggressive bumpers with large air intakes, twin tailpipes of the exhaust system and 18-inch wheels of the original design. Soul GT interior is trimmed with contrasting leather and fabric, as well as some of the stylistic elements and driving with a truncated bottom portion.
Simpler modifications Kia Soul also got other bumpers with protective pads and machines in some markets are now equipped with xenon headlights with LED running lights. Changed and rear optics. Finally, customers will be offered a new design packs and machines in special versions.
The new Kia Soul will have the driving modes selector , which allows you to choose normal, eco and sports algorithms transmission units and steering. In addition, the car is offered with a new media system with a diagonal of 5, 7 or 8 inch depending on the version. Older systems are compatible with Apple CarPlay platforms and Android Auto. At the rear of the car interior there was USB-connector for charging gadgets. Updated Kia Soul is equipped with monitoring the “blind zones” system and an assistant at the exit of the parking lot in reverse.
Updated Kia Soul, including the modification of the GT sports, go on sale in Europe in early October 2016 immediately after the European premiere in Paris.