Is the 2022 Kia Soul AWD?

December 28th, 2021 by
2022 Kia Soul Driving in the Desert

Since the Kia Soul first entered the Lakeland market, it’s been famous for its style and contemporary features. But is the Kia Soul all-wheel-drive (AWD) or front-wheel-drive (FWD)? The 2022 Kia Soul only comes in FWD, not AWD. Still, there’s plenty of remarkable amenities in the 2022 Kia Soul worth exploring, and maybe you don’t even need AWD. Learn more about the 2022 Kia Soul drivetrain and performance below from Regal Kia and then contact us for a test drive.

2022 FWD Kia Soul: Performance Features & Specs 

Now that you know the Kia Soul is Front-Wheel-Drive, let’s explore the Kia Soul trims engines available at Regal Kia near Winter Haven. Below are your engine options for the 2022 Kia Soul:

  • 2.0-liter in-line 4-cylinder engine: Standard on every model except the Turbo. This engine delivers 147 hp with 132 lb-ft of torque. 
  • 1.6-liter turbocharged in-line 4-cylinder engine: Standard engine on the Turbo. It generates 201 hp with 195 lb-ft of torque.
  • Intelligent Variable Transmission(IVT): Standard on all models except for the Turbo. Helps improve fuel economy and performance.
  • 7-speed dual-clutch transmission: Comes standard on the Turbo and provides impressive efficiency on Plant City streets. 

2022 Kia Soul Safety Features

Even though Kia AWD is not available on the Kia Soul, the front-wheel-drive Kia Soul is safe and dependable for your Brandon drives. The standard safety features on the 2022 Kia Soul will give you more peace of mind and include: 

  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Driver Attention warning
  • Blind Spot Collision Warning
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Avoidance
  • Lane Change Assist
  • Anti-Lock brake System (ABS)
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Hill-Start Assist Control (HAC)
  • And much more!

Explore the Kia Soul and Kia AWD Options at Regal Kia

Now that you know the answer to the question “Is Kia Soul Front-Wheel-Drive?” are you ready to get behind the wheel of the new Kia Soul? If you still prefer Kia AWD for your Lakeland commute, check out the Kia Sorento for sale at Regal Kia. Our friendly finance team will walk you through your finance options and answer all your questions, so contact us today! 

 

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