How the 2020 Kia Soul Tops a Popular Segment Competitor in the MINI Cooper Countryman

Reviewing the stylish hatchback marketplace? Most of your shopping research should focus on the 2020 Kia Soul, a flashy subcompact model brimming with versatile craftsmanship and intelligent design. Here at Bill Dodge Kia of Saco, this fully redesigned new Kia model is earning rave reviews and generating a lot of buzz on our showroom floor.

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To confirm how special an experience inside the 2020 Kia Soul can be, our team believes a competitive comparison with an opposing model in the segment will prove insightful. After reviewing some of the stand-out features and highlights of this multi-dimensional daily driver, study some of the head-to-head comparison advantages it enjoys over notable opposition in the 2019 MINI Cooper Countryman.

The 2020 Kia Soul - Debuting a Daring New Style

With a complete redesign and a refreshed aesthetic, the new Soul sports a modern look that captures attention and earns extra stares. New trim levels, including an all-new GT-line of performance-themed models, elevate this model's capability potential and general driving appeal. From an available turbocharged engine to intelligent variable transmission, exhilarating travel experiences are just moments away. And with a full suite of top-notch features, technology and active safety systems - including lane-departure warning and blind-spot monitoring - even more optimistic expectations are exceeded.

2020 Kia Soul vs. 2019 MINI Cooper Countryman

  • Standard Engine Performance - 147 hp vs. 134 hp
  • Standard City Fuel Economy - 27 mpg vs. 24 mpg
  • Standard Cargo Volume - 24.2 cubic feet vs. 15.9 cubic feet
  • Front Leg Space - 41.1 inches vs. 40.4 inches
  • Rear Head Space - 39.5 inches vs. 37.5 inches
  • Design - standard 60/40 split-folding rear seats and overhead console storage vs. not available (entry trim levels)
  • Convenience - optional luggage rack and remote engine start vs. not available (entry trim levels)
  • Technology - standard AM/FM radio vs. not available (entry trim levels)
  • Basic Warranty Coverage - 60-month/60,000-mile vs. 48-month/50,000-mile
  • Powertrain Warranty Coverage - 120-month/100,000-mile vs. 48-month/50,000-mile

Gain Behind-the-Wheel Perspective with a 2020 Kia Soul Test Drive

From impressive base engine metrics to a flexible cabin arrangement, versatile cargo storage options and reassuring long-term warranty coverage, the 2020 Kia Soul dominates a head-to-head consideration with the opposing 2019 MINI Cooper Countryman. This new Kia hatchback is fun to drive, athletic in both styling and feel, and thoughtful by design for a convenient travel experience you'll routinely cherish.

And for enhanced perspective on the quality of this experience situated behind the wheel and positioned in accompanying seats, we invite you to stop by our convenient Kia dealer location in Saco, ME to test drive the all-new Soul! At this time, team members can field any questions you have, discuss different trim options you're interested in, and introduce you to respective finance and lease options accordingly.