a few hours Ago I we have presented the renewal of the hyundai brand on your car plus family, the Kia Carens, which will show in the Paris. However, it will not be the only novelty that the signature displayed at the French event that the also updated the Kia Soul introduced as the main novelty in the range engine 1.6 T-GDI petrol with 204 horses of power.
Aesthetically renewed and enhances the robustness of the model thanks to a new front and rear bumpers that incorporate metal protections on the low, new headlights with optional bi-xenon headlights with LED illumination for the daytime running lights, as well as new lights foglamps. It also introduces the update of the front grille “tiger-nose” usual brand.
on the other hand, the body will be offered available with two new metallic colours as Mysterious Blue and the , Wild Orange, with color white on the ceiling. The alloy wheels are also of new design, with 10 spokes and a diameter of 16 inches. Two new customization packs foreign (“Urban Active” and “Network Zone”), will make it easier for the client to choose a cosmetic to suit your taste.
as in the case of the new Kia Carens, the Soul incorporates the new update, the interface for infotainment HMI with touch control by using a screen of 5 or 7 inches, and sync with smartphones using the systems Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. This main screen also displays the image captured by the rear view camera during reverse maneuvers.
engine 1.6 T-GDI that which we talked about at the beginning of this article will be the more powerful variant available in the model, with 204 horses. This allows you to speed up from 0 to 100 km/h in 7,8 seconds and reach a maximum speed of 200 km/h. The mixed-use approved is 6.9 l/100 km, its Entire energy is transmitted to the front wheels, but before it goes through a automatic transmission of double clutch and seven speeds named in the mark as a 7DCT. This same engine was premiered recently in the pro_cee’d GT, the variant more sporty of the range Ceed.
If we chose the Kia Soul 1.6 T-GDI, we have three driving modes selectable (normal, Eco and Sport) that vary the management possible to vary in function of our preferences in every moment. In this version the bumpers are more dynamic aesthetically speaking, and it incorporates a double exhaust outlet. Thes wheels will be 18 inches and also design of 10-spoke, while behind them we will find some ventilated discs 300 mm in the front and solid 262 mm at the rear.
The Soul in version 1.6 T-GDI in addition, it presents modifications in its interior with respect to the Soul, “normal”, as a new upholstered leather interior mixed in black colour with stitching, oranges, in addition to a steering wheel more sporty, with a crush on his bottom.
Despite the fact that we do not yet know their prices, the arrival in Spain is scheduled for the end of the year, keeping the guarantee 7 years or 150,000 kilometres that such good results are giving the hyundai brand.