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2018 Soul EV

MADE FOR Zero Emissions

0% emissions, 100% fun.

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  • Made for Thoughtful Design

    2018 Kia Soul EV

    Front Design

    The front design offers stand-out style and hidden convenience. The unique front bumper colour is sleek and stylish, while under the grille, you’ll discover two charging ports — including the 480V fast charge port that provides up to 80% charge in only 23 minutes.9

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  • Made for Extra Energy

    2018 Kia Soul EV

    Regenerative Braking

    Efficient and aerodynamic wheels are only the beginning. The Soul EV features a regenerative braking system that captures a bit of energy every time you brake or coast. Your battery will thank you.

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  • Made for MORE LEGROOM

    2018 Kia Soul EV

    Battery Placement

    Fully charged, the Soul EV battery provides an estimated range of 179 km. Plus, its flat design and location beneath the floor means it takes up less room in the cabin — giving you loads of extra space for wherever the road takes you.1

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  • Made for Sporty Styling

    2018 Kia Soul EV

    Rear Design

    The Soul EV is no stranger to sportiness. With a strong, attention-grabbing rear design, stunning LED light bar taillights and no exhaust pipe, the Soul EV is just as good looking as it is for the environment.

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2018 Kia Soul EV

Made for Hushed Horsepower

The Soul EV’s electric motor offers 109 horsepower and its unique, multi-layer magnet design provides quiet, smooth-power performance. Its lightweight design helps deliver swift acceleration for an exciting and efficient drive.

2018 Kia Soul EV

Made for Responsive Power

With an electric drivetrain, there’s no revving up or switching gears. The Soul EV’s electric motor delivers 210 lb.-ft. of instant torque, giving you immediate responsiveness and smooth, dynamic acceleration the moment you put your foot on the pedal.

Feature Highlights

  • 2018 Kia Soul EV - LED Supervision Instrument Cluster

    LED Supervision Instrument Cluster

    The Organic LED Supervision instrument cluster helps you manage the many energy-smart innovations found inside the Soul EV. Easily access important information, like range and charge status.

  • 2018 Kia Soul EV - Apple CarPlay® & Android Auto™

    Apple CarPlay® & Android Auto

    The standard Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto systems allow you to play your music, navigate traffic, check your messages and access your favourite apps all with the sound of your voice.4,7,8

  • 2018 Kia Soul EV - Smart Key with Push-Button Start

    Smart Key with Push-Button Start

    Start or stop effortlessly with the Smart key remote with push-button start. With just a touch, you can get on your way — even with the key fob tucked away.

  • 2018 Kia Soul EV - Parking Sonars

    Parking Sonars

    Parking problems are a thing of the past. The Soul EV has an available sonar system in each bumper that detects and provides warnings if objects are a little too close for comfort when you park.2

  • 2018 Kia Soul EV - Airbags

    Airbags

    Advanced airbags come standard. Dual front airbags, full-length side curtain airbags and dual front seat-mounted side airbags are ready to respond if necessary.

  • 2018 Kia Soul EV - Reasons to Love Soul EV

    Reasons to Love Soul EV

    You may be eligible for a provincial government incentive when you purchase a Soul EV. Please select your province to learn more: British Columbia, Ontario, or Quebec.

Model Range

EV

2018 Kia Soul EV
  • Power
    up to109 HP 
  • Seating
    up to5 
  • Range
    up to
    179
    kms

Well-equipped from 

EV

Standard Features
  • Motor
    Permanent Magnet AC Synchronous Motor 
  • Transmission
    Single-gear reduction unit;
    ECO and regeneration drive modes
     
  • Wheels
    16" two-tone alloy 
Trim Highlights
  • 8” multimedia interface with navigation
  • Android Auto and Apple CarPlay® smartphone integration
  • Bio-fabric cloth seats
  • 120 - 240V; 480V fast charge port

EV Luxury

2018 Kia Soul EV Luxury
  • Power
    up to109 HP 
  • Seating
    up to5 
  • Range
    up to
    179
    kms

Well-equipped from 

EV Luxury

Standard Features
  • Motor
    Permanent Magnet AC Synchronous Motor 
  • Transmission
    Single-gear reduction unit;
    ECO and regeneration drive modes
     
  • Wheels
    16" two-tone alloy 
Trim Highlights
  • Heat pump (EV range enhancing climate control)
  • Leather seats (synthetic)
  • Air-cooled front seats
  • Front and rear parking sonars

EX Luxury Sunroof

2018 Kia Soul EV Luxury Sunroof
  • Power
    up to109 HP 
  • Seating
    up to5 
  • Range
    up to
    179
    kms

Well-equipped from 

EV Luxury Sunroof

Standard Features
  • Motor
    Permanent Magnet AC Synchronous Motor 
  • Transmission
    Single-gear reduction unit;
    ECO and regeneration drive modes
     
  • Wheels
    16" two-tone alloy 
Trim Highlights
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Exclusive Titanium colour

Exterior Colours

Onyx Black / Inferno Red Two-Tone

Onyx Black / Inferno Red Two-Tone

Pearl White / Sky Blue Two-Tone

Pearl White / Sky Blue Two-Tone (P)

Electronic Blue / Polar White Two Tone

Electronic Blue / Polar White Two Tone (P)

Titanium

Titanium (M)

M = Metallic
P = Pearl


Interior Colours

Two-Tone Grey Cloth with Sky Blue Stitching

Two-Tone Grey Cloth with Sky Blue Stitching
(EV)

Two-Tone Grey Cloth with Grey Stitching

Two-Tone Grey Cloth with Grey Stitching
(Onyx Black / Inferno Red EV only)

Grey Leather (Synthetic) with Sky Blue Accents

Grey Leather (Synthetic) with Sky Blue Accents
(EV Luxury)

Grey Leather (Synthetic) with Black Accents

Grey Leather (Synthetic) with Black Accents
(Onyx Black / Inferno Red EV Luxury only)

Features

  • FeatureEVEV Luxury
    16" two-tone alloy wheels  
    P205/60R16 super low-rolling resistance tires  
    Tire mobility kit  
    Panoramic sunroof-O
    Signature Kia grille with integrated charge port(s)  
    Projection headlights  
    Automatic headlights  
    LED positioning lights  
    LED light bar taillights  
    Fog lights- 
    Power heated sideview mirrors  
    Sideview mirror signal repeaters  
    Automatic folding sideview mirrors- 
    Body-coloured door handles  
    Aeroblade wipers- 
    Rear wiper  
    Checkmark icon = Available- = Not availableO = Optional
  • FeatureEVEV Luxury
    Air conditioning  
    Automatic climate control with Clean Air™ Ionizer  
    Heat pump (EV range enhancing climate control)- 
    Rear climate ventilation  
    Cabin air filter  
    6-speaker AM/FM/MP3/SiriusXM satellite6 stereo  
    8" multimedia interface with voice-activated navigation  
    Bluetooth® hands-free cell phone connectivity5  
    AUX & USB inputs  
    Steering wheel audio controls with voice command function  
    Organic LED Supervision instrument cluster  
    Power windows  
    Power door locks  
    Keyless entry  
    Smart Key with push button start  
    Auto-dimming rearview mirror- 
    Tilt and telescopic steering wheel  
    Heated steering wheel  
    FlexSteer™ driver selectable steering assist  
    Cruise control  
    Washer fluid warning lamp  
    Escort lights  
    Trip computer  
    Exterior temperature display  
    Cargo privacy cover- 
    Cargo net- 
    Charge status indicator  
    Dual 12V power outlets  
    12V cargo area power outlet- 
    Checkmark icon = Available- = Not availableO = Optional
  • FeatureEVEV Luxury
    Bio-fabric cloth seats -
    Leather seats (Synthetic)- 
    Dual-stage heated front seats -
    Triple-stage heated front seats- 
    Air-cooled front seats- 
    Heated rear seats- 
    60:40 split-folding rear seat  
    Front centre armrest  
    Rear seat centre armrest with cup holder- 
    Height adjustable driver's seat  
    Leather-wrapped steering wheel  
    Leather-wrapped gear shift knob  
    Leatherette instrument cluster trim- 
    Soft touch interior accents  
    White high-gloss interior trim  
    Leatherette centre door trim- 
    Satin chrome interior door handles  
    Checkmark icon = Available- = Not availableO = Optional
  • FeatureEVEV Luxury
    Dual advanced front airbags  
    Dual front seat-mounted side airbags  
    Dual side curtain airbags  
    Virtual engine sound device  
    4-wheel disc brakes  
    4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)  
    Electronic parking brake  
    Panic brake assist system (BAS)  
    Electronic stability control (ESC)  
    Vehicle stability management (VSM)  
    Hill assist control (HAC)  
    Electric power steering (EPS)  
    Front seatbelt pretensioners  
    Side-impact door beams  
    Impact-sensing door unlock  
    Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)  
    2nd row lower anchors and top tethers for children (LATCH)  
    Child-safety rear door locks  
    Obstacle-detecting driver window  
    Front and rear parking sonars2- 
    Rearview camera2  
    Checkmark icon = Available- = Not availableO = Optional

Specifications

  • Mechanical
    EVEV Luxury
    Motor
    Permanent Magnet AC Synchronous MotorPermanent Magnet AC Synchronous Motor
    Horsepower
    109 hp @ 2,730 - 8,000 rpm109 hp @ 2,730 - 8,000 rpm
    Torque
    210 lb.-ft. @ 0 - 2,730 rpm210 lb.-ft. @ 0 - 2,730 rpm
    Voltage
    375V375V
    Transmission
    Single-gear reduction unit, ECO and regeneration drive modesSingle-gear reduction unit, ECO and regeneration drive modes
    Maximum Speed
    145 km/h145 km/h
    Driving Range
    179 km1179 km1
    Energy Consumption (City/Highway)
    1.9 / 2.5 Le/100km (litres equivalent)11.9 / 2.5 Le/100km (litres equivalent)1
    Battery
    30 kWh lithium ion polymer;
    On-board battery heater;
    Over-charge protection device
    30 kWh lithium ion polymer;
    On-board battery heater;
    Over-charge protection device
    Energy Density
    Cell-level energy density: 206 Wh/kg;
    Pack-level energy density: 104.3 Wh/kg (without heating system)
    Pack-level energy density: 103.4 Wh/kg (with heating system)
    Cell-level energy density: 206 Wh/kg;
    Pack-level energy density: 104.3 Wh/kg (without heating system)
    Pack-level energy density: 103.4 Wh/kg (with heating system)
    Charger
    On-board 6.6 kW;
    Portable trickle-charge cable 110-120V
    On-board 6.6 kW;
    Portable trickle-charge cable 110-120V
    Charge Ports
    120 - 240V;
    480V fast charge port
    120 - 240V;
    480V fast charge port
    Recharge Time (AC Level One)
    33 hours933 hours9
    Recharge Time (AC Level Two)
    5 hours 10 minutes - 6 hours (220V - 240V)95 hours 10 minutes - 6 hours (220V - 240V)9
    Recharge Time (DC Fast Charge)
    0 - 80% in 23 mins (100kW)9;
    0 - 80% in 33 mins (50kW)9
    0 - 80% in 23 mins (100kW)9;
    0 - 80% in 33 mins (50kW)9
  • Body
    EVEV Luxury
    Layout
    Front motor, front wheel driveFront motor, front wheel drive
    Body Type
    Steel UnibodySteel Unibody
    Front Suspension
    MacPherson strut with gas shock absorberMacPherson strut with gas shock absorber
    Rear Suspension
    Coupled torsion beam axle with gas shock absorberCoupled torsion beam axle with gas shock absorber
    Steering
    Electric motor power assistElectric motor power assist
  • Brakes
    EVEV Luxury
    Type
    4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    ABS
    4-sensor, 4-channel4-sensor, 4-channel
    Front
    299.7mm (11.8 in.) vented discs299.7mm (11.8 in.) vented discs
    Rear
    284.5mm (11.2 in.) solid discs284.5mm (11.2 in.) solid discs

Measures

  • Dimensions
    EVEV Luxury
    Wheelbase
    2,570mm (101.2 in.)2,570mm (101.2 in.)
    Length
    4,140mm (163.0 in.)4,140mm (163.0 in.)
    Width
    1,800mm (70.9 in.)1,800mm (70.9 in.)
    Height
    1,600mm (63 in.)1,600mm (63 in.)
    Head Room(Front)
    1,006mm (39.6 in.)1,006mm (39.6 in.)
    Head Room(Front - With Sunroof)
    -962mm (37.8 in.)
    Head Room(Rear)
    1,003mm (39.5 in.)1,003mm (39.5 in.)
    Head Room(Rear - With Sunroof)
    -963mm (37.9 in.)
    Shoulder Room(Front)
    1,410mm (55.5 in.)1,410mm (55.5 in.)
    Shoulder Room(Rear)
    1,390mm (54.7 in.)1,390mm (54.7 in.)
    Leg Room(Front)
    1,040mm (40.9 in.)1,040mm (40.9 in.)
    Leg Room(Rear)
    914mm (35.9 in.)914mm (35.9 in.)
    Hip Room(Front)
    1,352mm (53.2 in.)1,352mm (53.2 in.)
    Hip Room(Rear)
    1,252mm (49.3 in.)1,252mm (49.3 in.)
  • Capacities
    EVEV Luxury
    Interior Volume
    2,749 L (97.0 cu. ft.)2,749 L (97.0 cu. ft.)
    Cargo Capacity(Rear Seats Folded)
    1,402 L (49.5 cu. ft.)1,402 L (49.5 cu. ft.)
    Cargo Capacity(Rear Seats Up)
    532 L (18.8 cu. ft.)532 L (18.8 cu. ft.)
  • Weight
    EVEV Luxury
    Curb Weight
    1,508 - 1,534 kg (3,325 - 3,382 lbs.)1,508 - 1,534 kg (3,325 - 3,382 lbs.)

Disclaimers

  1. Based on EPA estimates. Actual range and mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and your vehicle’s condition.
  2. Please note that your vehicle may not be equipped with all features described. This also applies to safety-related systems and functions. None of the features we describe are intended to replace the driver’s responsibility to exercise due care while driving and are not a substitute for safe driving practices. Some features may have technological limitations. For additional information regarding the various features, including their limitations and restrictions, please refer to your vehicle’s Owner’s Manual.
  3. When equipped with the navigation system, French voice commands may be limited.
  4. Compatible smartphone required. Data rates may apply, please check with your wireless service provider. For wireless charging, certain smartphones may require a wireless charging-compatible case.
  5. The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. A compatible Bluetooth wireless technology-enabled cell phone is required to use Bluetooth hands-free wireless technology.
  6. SiriusXM® satellite radio service includes 3 month trial and is available in the 10 provinces and three territories of Canada, and the 48 contiguous states of the U.S. Monthly subscription sold separately after three trial months.
  7. Google, Google Play, Google Maps, and Android Auto are trademarks of Google Inc. Google Maps ©2017 Google.
  8. Apple, the Apple logo and CarPlay are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the US and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.
  9. Recharge times are based on a 0% state of charge (SOC).