KIA Soul
KIA Soul
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KIA Soul vs Subaru Outback Comparison

Overview: Soul vs Outback

Key Features

Transmission Type Manual CVT
Seating Capacity 5 seats
Power 201 hp 256 hp

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User Ratings & Review Comparison

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  • A mini budget car that drives slowly

    I am the kind who needs a car more for day to day usage. Say going out with family on weekends or for inter city commuting, that is going to work...

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    Zachary 06 Jan, 2020 for KIA Soul
  • The best wagon out there!

    Station Wagons are slowly dying but if you are like me and still love them, it doesn't get any better than the Subaru Outback. This rugged, practical...

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    Dylan 15 Jul, 2019 for Subaru Outback

From The Experts

Things we like

Standard Android Auto and Apple CarPlay

Capacious and comfortable cabin

Agile and responsive handling

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Great visibility

Standard AWD drivetrain

Roomy cargo space

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Things we don't like

Base grade lacks necessary safety features

Expensive turbo GT-Line

Odd rear styling

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Bumpy ride quality

Small climate control buttons

Pokey 4-cylinder engine 

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Engine Details

No Of Cylinders 4 --
Valves Per Cylinder 4 --
Valve Configuration DOHC --
Engine 2.0L Petrol Engine, 4 Cylinder 16 Valve DOHC --
Compression Ratio 12.5:1 --


Drive Type FWD AWD
Transmission Type Manual CVT
Gear Box 6-Speed Variable Speed


Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Power 147 175
Torque 180 Nm 236 Nm
Mileage City -- 25
Mileage Highway -- 32

Dimensions & Capacity

No Of Doors 5 --
Seating Capacity 5 --
Rear Tread 1585 mm 1580 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm 221 mm
Front Headroom 1001 mm --
Front Legroom 1044 mm --
Front Tread 1574 mm 1570 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 54 L 70 L
Height 1600 mm 1679 mm
Length 4196 mm 4823 mm
Rear Headroom 1003 mm --
Rear Legroom 986 mm --
Wheel Base 2600 mm 2746 mm
Width 1800 mm 2065 mm
Kerb Weight -- 1644 kg
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Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Torsion Beam Double Wishbone
Shock Absorbers Type -- Coil Spring

Wheel & Tyre

Tyre Type Radial Radial
Wheel Size R16 R17
Tyre Size 205/60 R16 225/65 R17
Alloy Wheel Size -- 17 Inch


Adjustable Steering Column Yes Yes
Steering Column Tilt & Telescopic Tilt & Telescopic
Steering Type Electric Power Electric Power
Turning Radius 5.3 m --
Steering Gear Type -- Rack & Pinion


Anti-Lock Braking System Yes Yes
Child Safety Locks Yes --
Crash Sensor Yes Yes
Door Ajar Warning Yes Yes
Driver Airbag Yes Yes
Ebd Yes Yes
Engine Check Warning Yes Yes
Front Impact Beams Yes Yes
Passenger Airbag Yes Yes
Rear Camera Yes --
Rear Seat Belts Yes Yes
Seat Belt Warning Yes Yes
Side Airbag-Front Yes Yes
Side Impact Beams Yes Yes
Tyre Pressure Monitor Yes Yes
Vehicle Stability Control System Yes --
Brake Assist Yes Yes
Height Adjustable Front Seat Belts Yes --
Parking Sensors Yes --
Day & Night Rear View Mirror Yes --
Traction Control Yes Yes
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Anti Theft Device Yes Yes
Central Locking Yes --
Power Door Locks Yes --
Smart Access Card Entry No No
Engine Immobilizer Yes Yes

Engine Details

No Of Cylinders -- 4 4
Valves Per Cylinder -- 4 4
Engine -- 2.5L Petrol Engine, 4 Cylinder 16 Valve DOHC 2.5L Petrol Engine, 4 Cylinder 16 Valve DOHC

Comfort & Convenience

Accessory Power Outlet Yes --
Adjustable Seats Yes Yes
Air Conditioner Yes Yes
Automatic Climate Control No --
Bottle Holder Yes --
Centre Console Armrest Yes --
Cruise Control Yes Yes
Cup Holders-Front Yes --
Cup Holders-Rear Yes --
Foldable Rear Seat Yes Yes
Folding Table Rear No No
Heater Yes Yes
Height Adjustable Driver Seat Yes --
Keyless Entry Yes Yes
Low Fuel Warning Light Yes Yes
Power Steering Yes Yes
Power Windows Front Yes --
Rear Seat Headrest Yes Yes
Vanity Mirror Yes --
Electric Folding Rear View Mirror Yes --
Heated Seats - Front No No
Multi-function Steering Wheel Yes Yes
Power Windows Rear Yes --
Rear A/C Vents Yes --
Rear Seat Center Arm Rest Yes --
Trunk Light Yes --
Air Quality Control Yes --
On Board Computer Yes Yes
Rear Reading Lamp Yes --
Heated Seats - Rear -- No
Seat Lumbar Support -- No
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Entertainment & Communication

CD Player Yes Yes
FM/AM/Radio Yes Yes
Integrated 2DIN Audio Yes --
Navigation System Yes --
Speakers Front Yes Yes
Speakers Rear Yes --
Touch Screen Yes --
USB & Auxiliary Input Yes --
Bluetooth Connectivity Yes --
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Alloy Wheels No --
Fog Lights Front No --
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror Yes --
Rear Window Defogger Yes --
Rear Window Wiper Yes --
Removable Convertible Top No --
Roof Carrier No --
Side Stepper No --
Sun Roof No --
Tinted Glass Yes --
Wheel Covers Yes --
Rain Sensing Wiper Yes --
Front Brake Type Ventilated Discs Ventilated Discs --
Rear Window Washer Yes --
Rear Brake Type Solid Discs Solid Discs --
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Digital Clock Yes --
Digital Odometer Yes --
Electronic Multi Tripmeter Yes --
Headlamp Type Halogen Halogen Halogen Halogen
Leather Steering Wheel Yes No
Tacho Meter Yes Yes
Advance Safety Feature Hill Start Assist Hill Start Assist --
Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank -- Yes
Fabric Upholstery -- Yes
Leather Seats -- No
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