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Kia Soul vs. Chevrolet Sonic Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Kia Soul vs. Chevrolet Sonic Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $19,765

Chevrolet Sonic LT   
Difference: $7,575

Lowest Total Invoice: $18,945

Chevrolet Sonic LT   
Difference: $6,803

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year2017201720172017
ModelSoulSoulSonicSonic
Trim+!LTPremier
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Base Price $19,800 $22,800 $17,580 $19,720
Base Invoice $18,764 $21,561 $16,877 $18,931
Primo Package 4,000      
Audio Package 2,000      
Rear spoiler 395 395    
Floor mats 120 120    
Cargo net 50 50 60 60
Metal pedals 80 80 105 105
Panoramic sunroof   1,000    
Tech Package   3,000    
Driver Confidence Package     495 495
Convenience Package     650  
Sunroof       850
Primo Package 3,711      
Audio Package 1,844      
Rear spoiler 327 327    
Floor mats 98 98    
Cargo net 42 42 55 55
Metal pedals 67 67 96 96
Panoramic sunroof   932    
Tech Package   2,794    
Driver Confidence Package     450 450
Convenience Package     592  
Sunroof       774
Options (change) 6,645 4,645 1,310 1,510
Options (change) 6,089 4,260 1,193 1,375
Destination 895 895 875 875
Total Price $27,340 $28,340 $19,765 $22,105
Total Invoice $25,748 $26,716 $18,945 $21,181

The configured Kia Soul 4dr Hatch

The configured Chevrolet Sonic 4dr Hatch

Even when the Kia Soul and Chevrolet Sonic are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Kia Soul + trim is $19,800. The features would cost an additional $6,645. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $27,340.

The base sticker price of the Kia Soul ! trim is $22,800. The features would cost an additional $4,645. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $28,340.

The base sticker price of the Chevrolet Sonic LT trim is $17,580. The features would cost an additional $1,310. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $19,765.

The base sticker price of the Chevrolet Sonic Premier trim is $19,720. The features would cost an additional $1,510. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $22,105.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Kia Soul trims is 2. The feature adjusted price of the Chevrolet Sonic trims is 9. Based on this adjustment, the Chevrolet Sonic LT appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Kia Soul 4dr Hatch

The configured Chevrolet Sonic 4dr Hatch

Even when the Kia Soul and Chevrolet Sonic are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Kia Soul + trim is $18,764. The features would cost an additional $6,089. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $25,748.

The invoice of the Kia Soul ! trim is $21,561. The features would cost an additional $4,260. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $26,716.

The invoice of the Chevrolet Sonic LT trim is $16,877. The features would cost an additional $1,193. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $18,945.

The invoice of the Chevrolet Sonic Premier trim is $18,931. The features would cost an additional $1,375. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $21,181.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Kia Soul trims is 2. The feature adjusted price of the Chevrolet Sonic trims is 8. Based on this adjustment, the Chevrolet Sonic LT appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Kia Soul vs. Chevrolet Sonic

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Chevrolet Sonic LT
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $2,245
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $1,783
Model Year2017201720172017
ModelSoulSoulSonicSonic
Trim+!LTPremier
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Engine161hp I4201hp I4138hp I4138hp I4
TransmissionT6S7M5M6
DrivetrainFWDFWDFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)315, 8315, 8?, 6?, 6
Tire (rear if not all the same)215/55-17235/45-18205/55-16205/50-17
Total Price$27,340$28,340$19,765$22,105
Adjustments for Features-5,330-5,3800-1,500
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$22,010$22,960$19,765$20,605
Cost Above Minimum$0$950$0$840
Total Invoice$25,748$26,716$18,945$21,181
Adjustments for Features-5,020-5,0720-1,437
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$20,728$21,644$18,945$19,744
Cost Above Minimum$0$916$0$799

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Features Comparison: Kia Soul vs. Chevrolet Sonic

Model Year2017201720172017
ModelSoulSoulSonicSonic
Trim+!LTPremier
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100   
7-speed automated manual $1200  
5-speed manual  $0 
6-speed manual   $150
FWD$0$0$0$0
Accessories 
Remote app  $25$25
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
4-wheel disc brakes$150$150  
911 assist$25$25  
Blind spot warning system$200$200  
Knee airbag, driver  $100$100
Knee airbag, passenger  $100$100
Obstacle detection, rear  $300$300
Rear cross-traffic detection$100$100  
Rear side airbags  $300$300
Temporary spare tire  $150$150
Cargo Management 
Overhead sunglass holder$25$25  
Climate Control and Infotainment 
4G LTE connectivity  $50$50
Automatic climate control, front$200$200  
CD player$125$125  
HD radio$50$50  
Interior air filter  $0$0
Ionizing air filtration$50$50  
MP3-compatible player$50$50  
Navigation system$600$600  
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation  $325$325
Traffic information$25$25  
Voice control for audio system  $25$25
Voice control for nav and audio$100$100  
Wi-Fi hotspot  $50$50
Exterior 
Body kit  $0$0
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s) $50  
Deep-tinted rear windows$275$275  
Panoramic sunroof$1200$1200  
Sunroof   $900
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Boost gauge $75  
Compass  $0$0
Illuminated visor mirror, driver$50$50  
Illuminated visor mirror, passenger$50$50  
Power-folding mirrors $50  
Speaker lights$100$100  
Turn signals on or near mirrors $25  
Visor mirror, driver  $10$10
Visor mirror, passenger  $10$10
Xenon HID headlights $500  
Seats and Interior Trim 
Center armrest(s), second row$50$50  
Cooled or ventilated front seats$300   
Floor mats, second row (optional)  $0$0
Heated second row seats$200$200  
Leather seating surfaces$900   
Partial leather seating sufaces $450  
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat$100$100  
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100$100  
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100$100  
Power recliner, passenger seat$100$100  
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat$100$100  
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat$100$100  
Synthetic leather seating surfaces   $0
Synthetic suede inserts in seating surfaces   $450
Upgraded floor mats  $0$0
Upholstered instrument cluster hood$50$50  
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200$200  
Sport suspension (upgrade)   $0
Wheels, dark finish  $0$0
Total Value of Features$6,775$6,825$1,445$2,945
Value of Feature Adjustments$5,330$5,380$0$1,500
Value of Feature Adjustments-5,020-5,0720-1,437

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Specifications Comparison: Kia Soul vs. Chevrolet Sonic

Model Year20172017
ModelSoulSonic
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Wheelbase101.2 in99.4 in
Length163.0 in159.8 in
Width70.9 in68.3 in
Height63.5 in59.7 in
Curb Weight2,885 lb.2,785 lb.
Fuel Capacity14.2 gal.12.2 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.6 in38.7 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.5 in53.4 in
Row 1 Hip Room53.2 in51.4 in
Row 1 Legroom40.9 in41.8 in
Row 2 Headroom39.5 in37.8 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room54.7 in53.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room49.3 in51.6 in
Row 2 Legroom39.1 in34.6 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
24.2 ft319.0 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
61.3 ft347.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
Kia Soul +

Primo Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces900No
Cooled or ventilated front seats300No
Upgraded instruments0No
Panoramic sunroof1200No
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat100No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Blind spot warning system200No
Rear cross-traffic detection100No
Forward collision warning200Yes
LED tail lights0No
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Power height adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat100No
Power recliner, driver seat100Yes
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat100No
Power recliner, passenger seat100No
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat100No
Power height adjuster, passenger seat100No
Heated front seats200Yes
Heated second row seats200No
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Total Requested95021%
Total Not Requested350079%
Audio Package
FeatureValueRequested?
HD radio50No
Speaker lights100No
Harman/Kardon, 315W, 8 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Navigation system600No
Voice control for nav and audio100No
Traffic information25No
Proximity key250Yes
Engine immobilizer (optional)0No
Special interior trim0No
Upholstered instrument cluster hood50No
Leather-wrapped steering wheel150Yes
Apple CarPlay support0Yes
Android Auto support0Yes
Voice control for external devices0Yes
SMS text-to-speech reader50Yes
Vehicle health reports0Yes
911 assist25No
Bluetooth audio streaming25Yes
App support100Yes
Total Requested57531%
Total Not Requested130069%

Option Package Details
Kia Soul !

Tech Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Xenon HID headlights500No
Power-folding mirrors50No
HD radio50No
Speaker lights100No
Harman/Kardon, 315W, 8 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat100No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Blind spot warning system200No
Rear cross-traffic detection100No
Forward collision warning200Yes
LED tail lights0No
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Power height adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat100No
Power recliner, driver seat100Yes
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat100No
Power recliner, passenger seat100No
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat100No
Power height adjuster, passenger seat100No
Navigation system600No
Voice control for nav and audio100No
Traffic information25No
Heated front seats200Yes
Heated second row seats200No
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Total Requested95025%
Total Not Requested287575%

Option Package Details
Chevrolet Sonic LT

Driver Confidence Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, rear300No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Total Requested40057%
Total Not Requested30043%
Convenience Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Power height adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Power recliner, driver seat100Yes
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Upgraded instruments0No
Proximity key250Yes
Total Requested800100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
Chevrolet Sonic Premier

Driver Confidence Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Obstacle detection, rear300No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Total Requested40057%
Total Not Requested30043%

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