2018 Kia Soul vs. 2018 Volkswagen Golf – Staten Island, NY
The new 2018 Kia Soul and the 2018 Volkswagen Golf have hit the streets, and they are making a show of it. Which has left drivers wondering which vehicle will be a better fit for them and their lifestyle. Island Kia of Staten Island, NY is here to help make the head to head comparison of each vehicle to make sure you’re getting all that you desire out of your next vehicle purchase.
2018 Kia Soul
The 2018 Kia Soul is totally transformed to be sleeker and more sophisticated. It’s the Soul you know. It’s not the Soul you know. It is what happens when you’re not afraid to mess with the formula. The Soul’s available High-Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights and LED front fog lights are bright and crisp. Therefore allowing you to see more of the road at night and drive with more confidence. Plus, now your departure looks just as impressive as your arrival. An impressive array of available LED lights adds a captivating accent to the 2018 Soul.
When you hop into the 2018 Kia Soul you’re on the inside track. Now your living room has some competition. The interior of the 2018 Soul is plush, quiet, and totally tailored for comfort. Plus, stay cool in the summer with ventilated driver and passenger seats that circulate air. Or stay warm in the winter with heated front and rear seats. So get comfortable. Because now the Soul’s eye-catching exterior has an interior to match. From luxurious soft-touch materials throughout to tailored headrests and LED mood lighting. The Soul’s richly appointed interior stands out from the crowd.
2018 Volkswagen Golf
The Volkswagen Golf gets a mid-cycle update for the 2018 model year. The most notable changes include the discontinuation of the two-door model as well as the availability of the new Discover Media navigation infotainment system with 8.0-inch touchscreen. Other updates include revised exterior styling front and rear. All-wheel drive is now available on the base Golf SportWagen S model. The compact Volkswagen Golf hatchback and Golf SportWagen slot next to the Jetta sedan below the midsize CC and Passat sedans in the automaker’s lineup. The Golf is offered in several variants including hatchback, SportWagen, and raised Alltrack (crossover-like wagon) body styles as well as the GTI and Golf R hot hatches, and the electric e-Golf.
The Golf SE comes with blind spot warning, rear cross-traffic alert and front assist with pedestrian detection, while the SEL adds adaptive cruise control. Lane keeping assist, automatic high beams, parking sensors, and park assist are part of a package. Plus, the top-spec Golf R features Volkswagen’s reconfigurable Digital Cockpit with a 12.3-inch multi-function display.
- Available turbo engine
- Spacious interior
- Comfortable ride
- EPA MPG:
24 City/30 HWY
- Lots of technology
- Smooth powertrains
- New model update
- EPA MPG:
25 City/33 HWY
Island Kia of Staten Island, NY is here to help make sure that you make the right decision when it comes to your vehicle. Come test drive the new 2018 Kia Soul and see for yourself why its the right choice, every time.