Welcome to the Kia Soul EV forum! This forum is for owners and those interested in owning the upcoming 2014 Kia Soul EV, Kia’s first foray into the electric vehicle market.
From Irvine, CA earlier today, Kia issued a press release discussing the Kia Soul Electric Vehicle. After a successful launch in California late last year, Kia Motors America is expanding availability of the vehicle to... Continue reading
Posted on March 25, 2015.
Originally, the Kia Soul EV went on sale in California in October 2014 with Oregon and some East Coast markets to follow. However, stronger than expected demand has caused Kia to want to scale up production faster than their factories can handle. “For the next stage, we were originally planning on hitting the east coast, […]
Ahead of the fall launch of the Kia Soul EV in 14 European countries, Kia recently installed two 100 kW DC fast chargers at its European headquarters in Frankfurt. With a 100 kW charger, the 27 kWh Soul electric vehicle’s battery pack can be charger from empty to 80% in as little as 25 minutes. […]
The Kia Soul EV has received its official EPA ratings. The all-electric range is 93 miles – putting it higher than the Nissan LEAF’s 84 miles, the Mercedes B-Class Electric Drive’s 87 miles, and the BMW i3’s 81 miles. Interestingly, in the city, the Soul electric vehicle’s city range is 103.6 miles, which puts is […]