The Kia Soul EV 39.2 kWh can be bought directly from KIA for around £32845 as standard, excluding any extras and upgrades.
Drivetrain and Performance
The Kia Soul EV 39.2 kWh is an all-electric, 5 seater SUV with Front and Automatic transmission. It has a top speed of around 98mph and does 0-62 in 9.9 Seconds. It can produce a maximum torque of around 291lb-ft.
Range and Efficiency
The average range you can expect from the Kia Soul EV 39.2 kWh on a full charge is around 140 Miles and the energy efficiency is around 280 Watt hours per mile (Wh/mi). Both of these figures were calculated by the Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP).
The range and efficiency you get from the car will vary considerably, depending on a wide variety of factors such as: Driving style, weather, quality of road, traffic, cargo load, passenger load, tyre pressure, use of creature comforts such as air conditioning, heating, music and use of charge sockets.
Battery and Charging
The Kia Soul EV 39.2 kWh has a battery capacity of 42.0kWh, producing a maximum power output of around 100kW.
The fastest possible charge speed that the Kia Soul EV 39.2 kWh can utilise from commercial charging stations (DC) is 120mph, whilst the fastest possible charge speed at home using a 7.4Kw charging station (AC) is around 22mph. The amount of power that can be drawn from each charging method equates to 44kW and 7.2kW respectively.
The Kia Soul EV 39.2 kWh uses a Type 2 charging socket, located at the Front Side - Left of the vehicle.
Dimensions and Luggage Capacity
The Kia Soul EV 39.2 kWh measures L4195mm x W1800mm x H1605mm in size and has a gross weight of 2025Kg, with an unladen kerbweight of 1610Kg.
It has a wheelbase of L2600mm, with a turning circle of 10.6m.
The Kia Soul EV 39.2 kWh has a maximum cargo capacity of 1339L and a maximum loading weight of 490Kg.
It can seat up to 5 people, has 5 doors and can carry 100Kg on its roof.