The all-new 2014 Kia Soul has earned a spot on’s “Best New Cars of 2014”, adding another award for the popular passenger vehicle.

This is also another addition to Kia’s growing trophy case, which includes awards for the Soul, Optima, Sorento and more.

Kia Soul: One of the “Best Cars of 2014”

Touted for its overall execution, great value and premium feel, the 2014 Soul was one of 12 vehicles honored by


Michael Sprague, Kia vice president of sales and marketing, said that Kia designers and engineered with a difficult challenge when creating the new Soul. The challenge was improving upon the already popular and successful Kia Soul, winner of awards like “Best Deal Under $15,000” and a top-ten ranking in J.D. Power’s Initial Quality Study.

Sprague said that the highest levels of improvement were made in the Soul interior and driving dynamics.

“Keeping what made the first-generation Soul special while addressing areas for improvement was no easy task, but our dealers and customers – and now the editors of – have confirmed that we hit the mark.”

– Michael Sprague, Kia VP of Sales and Marketing

2014 kia soul

2014 Kia Soul

The Soul is all about self-expression, with a fun personality that lets drivers enjoy features and conveniences that are often exclusive to more expensive vehicles.

With a unique design and fun-to-drive characteristics, along with premium upgrades, the Kia Soul is a great vehicle for drivers who desire technology, comfort, and style, along with a great price-tag.

The honor from comes on the heels of the global debut of the Soul EV, Kia’s first electric vehicle in the U.S. The Soul EV brings the advanced technology of electric cars to the style and presence of a Kia vehicle.

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