Answers to popular questions
What is the real world range of the Kia Soul EV 30 kWh?
The real world range (city + highway) in summer is ≈105 mi.
The real world range (city + highway) in winter is ≈89 mi.
Real-life figures may differ significantly depending on weather conditions and driving style.
What is the charge port type of the Kia Soul EV 30 kWh?
The European version of the car has a Chademo|Type1 charge port.
The US version of the car has a Chademo|Type1 charge port.
Where can I charge the Kia Soul EV 30 kWh?
Firstly, you can charge it at home from a regular socket.
Secondly, you can charge it at any AC charging station with the corresponding charging cable.
What is the on-board charger capacity of the Kia Soul EV 30 kWh?
The on-board charger of the car can take up to 6.6 kW.
How long does it take to fully charge the Kia Soul EV 30 kWh?
We recommend you to use the EV Compare charging calculator to estimate the electric vehicle charging time and cost.
- If you charge it from a regular NEMA 5-15 socket, it will take 18 h 31 min to charge it 0-100% (charging speed ≈6 mph);
- If you charge it from a NEMA 14-50 socket, it will take 5 h 03 min to charge it 0-100% (charging speed ≈22 mph);
- If you charge it at a Tesla Supercharger or any other DC charging station, the car’s battery can accept up to 100 kW of power. However, the average charging rate will be lowered to extend the battery life. What’s more, not all stations are capable of generating such power. In the best case scenario you will be able to charge your Kia Soul EV 30 kWh 0-100% in 45 minutes.
What is the cargo capacity of the Kia Soul EV 30 kWh?
The vehicle total cargo volume with the seats unfolded is 9.9 ft3.
What powertrain does the Kia Soul EV 30 kWh have?
The vehicle has a 30 kWh traction battery, which powers one permanent-magnet electric motor located on the front axle.
The motor produces 109 hp/81 kW of power and 210 lb-ft of torque.
This enables the car to hit 0-60 mph in 11 s and reach a top speed of 90 mph.