J.D. Power

2012 Kia Soul

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2012 Kia Soul Ratings
78

Years

Consumer Rating

The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners.
J.D. Power
78
Out of 100

Quality & Reliability

Average
77/100
Measures the level of defects, malfunctions, and design flaws experienced by vehicle owners. Covers the entire vehicle from engine to infotainment system. A higher rating means fewer problems.

Driving Experience

Great
81/100
Owners' evaluation of the vehicle's design, performance, comfort, functionality, safety, and technology, comprise this rating. Newer and recently-redesigned vehicles tend to score better.

Resale

Average
78/100
J.D. Power's forecast of depreciation (how much of its current value the vehicle will likely lose) over the next three years. Lower depreciation equals a higher rating.

Dealership Experience

Not Rated
Owners' experience with this brand's dealerships during the purchase and service process make up this rating. Key factors include customer service, dealership facilities, and the quality of work.

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Owners Like

Measured owner satisfaction with 2012 Kia Soul after 90-days of ownership.
  • The vehicle's audio system
  • Quietness of the vehicle interior
  • Forward visibility

Owners Don't Like

The problems experienced by owners of the 2012 Kia Soul during the first 90-days of ownership.
  • Amount of trunk/hatch space
  • Transmission smoothness
  • Flexibility of seat configurations

Performance Specs

MPG City

23 - 25

MPG Hwy

28 - 30

Horsepower

138 - 164

Transmission

6 speed, Automatic, 6 speed, Manual

Engine

Gas I4

Drivetrain

Front Wheel Drive

Available Trims

J.D. Power Award Winner

Performance Award Winner

Awarded to the models with the highest owner ratings for design and performance after the first 90 days of ownership

Quality Award Winner

Awarded to the brands/models with the fewest problems reported per 100 owners during the first 90 days of ownership
2012 Kia Soul JD Power Award Winner
2012 Kia Soul

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