If you are looking for a Kia that is great for an active lifestyle, stop by Sansone Jr.’s 66 Automall to test drive the 2016 Kia Soul. This model won the Active Lifestyle Vehicle of the Year award for it’s superb styling, spacious cabin and excellent performance.
The 12th annual Active Lifestyle Vehicle of the Year awards were held in Chandler, Arizona; and this is the fourth year in a row that the Kia Soul won the best in the Urban category. Orth Hedrick, the vice president of product planning at Kia Motors America said that the auto manufacturer combined a refined interior, the iconic design of the Soul, the Soul’s copious cargo volume and many tech features to build a vehicle that is conducive to those with active lifestyles.
The Kia Soul also has a very reasonable starting MSRP, so it is affordable to buy; and with it’s excellent gas mileage, affordable to drive, especially when you want to take it on a road trip to your favorite hiking trails or favorite lake.
The founder of the Active Lifestyle Vehicle program, Nina Russin, said it is “unprecedented for a vehicle to win the ALV award for four years in a row.” Because the Kia Soul won the award, it shows that this model is very appealing to young buyers who need a vehicle that is easy enough to drive and park in urban areas yet is spacious enough to hold sporting gear and multiple passengers.
The Soul’s base model features a 1.6-liter engine backed by a six-speed automatic transmission, sportmatic shifting, remote keyless entry, privacy glass, four-wheel ABS disc brakes, hill hold control, brake assist, a tilt and telescopic steering column, cup holders, air conditioning, a day/night rearview mirror, cargo space lights, power windows and air filtration.
Safety features include curtain first and second row airbags, dual stage driver and passenger seat-mounted airbags, dual stage driver and front passenger airbags, an airbag occupancy sensor, rear child safety locks, side impact beams ABS and driveline traction control and electronic stability control.
Visit Sansone Jr.’s 66 Automall
Stop by Sansone Jr.’s 66 Automall to test drive the 2016 Kia Soul and to learn more about this model’s entertainment, convenience, safety and security features.