The Kia manufacturer is currently working on the high-performance model of the popular Kia Soul SUV. Called 2020 Kia Soul GT, it looks more attractive than the regular model and provides a more powerful engine.
We can expect this SUV to hit the markets in the coming months. Also, the buyers with this trim will get more tech and more features. Besides the attractive and sporty exterior, this model will also offer a cabin that looks very modern and techy.
2020 Kia Soul GT Offers Sporty Design
The all-new 2020 Kia Soul GT will look far better than the regular model. Thanks to the sharp look, this model is attractive and stylish. Compared to the base model, the new GT version will differ in many things. The headlights and taillights are more visible and wider. The front will also get more rectangular grille that will be placed lower this time and it gives sportier look. Also, the new floating D-pillar is now visible at first glance.
The new model will be also offered with appearance packages. One can customize this SUV in many ways. Example, you can add larger 19-inch wheels, more chrome materials, and much better suspension.
The cabin of the GT trim will be astonishing. It will come with more standard equipment than the base one. There will be the same arrange with more techs and plenty of premium features.
The buyers will get a powerful Harman Kardon sound system that will be available with 10-speakers. Also, the best and the most attractive features today is ambient lighting. The new 2020 Kia Soul GT will get numerous premium features that make this pickup luxury. The seats are comfortable, and like the base model, the GT offers room for five passengers.
Two Engines Choice Under the Hood
The upcoming 2020 Kia Soul GT according to the officials will be offered with two powertrain options. The base engine under this model will be a 2.0-liter four-cylinder that will deliver around 150 HP and 132 lb-ft of torque.
The next one that is optional is a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine that comes with a turbocharger and it`s able to make 201 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of twist. Furthermore, the base powertrain will be available with a 7-speed dual-clutch gearbox, while the optional will be paired to a CVT transmission. This system will provide a smoother ride.
According to some reports, the new model with the base engine will provide great fuel economy. The 27 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway. However, for the optional engine, the numbers are not yet provided.
2020 Kia Soul GT Price and Release Date
The sporty and attractive 2020 Kia Soul GT will start with a price at $27.500. This is exactly $7500 more than the base Kia Soul model. The 2020 Kia GT provides more features and a more attractive look.
As for the release date, this model can be expected to hit the dealerships this November or in the first quartal of 2020. In the same time, we can expect the Kia Soul EV model to arrive.