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2017 Kia Soul

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2017 Kia Soul

Kia Soul highlights

Customer reviews

4.8 out of 5

RepairPal reliability rating**

4.5 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

26 city, 31 highway, 28 combined

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(no current inventory)

Distance from

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Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

The 2017 Kia Soul is a compact car that is easy to park and has plenty of room for passengers. Customers like the gas mileage, the comfortable seats, and the easy to clean interior.
5 Stars16
4 Stars4
3 Stars0
2 Stars0
1 Star0

RepairPal reliability rating**

RepairPal gave the Kia Soul an overall reliability rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Excellent. This rating ranks Kia Soul 4th out of 8 among Subcompact SUVs.
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**RepairPal Reliability Ratings are based on the actual cost, frequency, and severity of unscheduled repairs and maintenance on make/model data for select 2006-2020 vehicles. The reliability of a specific vehicle may vary depending on its maintenance and driving history, model year, trim, and features. RepairPal Reliability Ratings are provided by RepairPal and CarMax is not responsible for their accuracy. These ratings are based on RepairPal Reliability data as of 09/01/2021. Learn more about RepairPal reliability ratings

Explore Kia Soul details

(no trim) 2WD 4D Wagon

Engine type


Drive type



Manual 6


130 @ 6300


118 @ 4850

Seating capacity


* Price excludes taxes, title, registration, and fees. Applicable transfer fees are due in advance of vehicle delivery and are separate from sales transactions.