201-horsepower KIA Soul debuted at the Paris Auto Show

November 2, 2016 at 20:15

Since the first release of Kia Soul in 2008 there were rumors about the possible appearance of a turbo version of hatchback. And so it happened – a nice city model has finally become hot hatch. Unveiled at the Paris Motor Show Kia Soul SX hatchback is set in motion by a 1.6-liter unit T-GDI generating 201 horsepower. The torque developed by this engine is transmitted to the front wheels by 7-speed transmission with double clutch. According to official data, with such equipment Kia Soul accelerates from 0 the first hundred in 7.5 seconds, maximum speed of the car reaches 200 km / h.

2017 Updated KIA Soul photo

2017 Updated KIA Soul photo

We add that visually turbocharged modification SX can be distinguished by a special design of the front bumper with large air intakes, a relief body sides, 10-spoke 18-inches alloy wheels and restyled interior.

2017 Revised KIA Soul image

2017 Revised KIA Soul image

The car is offered with a new multimedia system with a 5-, 7- or 8-inches color display. An image from the rear view camera is transferred to the display of the new entertainment system. New KIA Soul also offers a new level of security due to installed blind zones monitoring system (BSD) and rear cross traffic alert system.

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