2020 Honda HR-V vs. 2020 Kia Soul in Morganton, NC

When it comes to daily driving, subcompact crossovers are always a solid choice. And the relatively new 2020 Honda HR-V has quickly become a favorite for drivers across the country. That doesn't mean it's the only one on the market though, and it's had to compete with other popular models like the Kia Soul. However, the more recently introduced HR-V brings a few more modern components to the table. Keep reading to learn more.

2020 HONDA
2020 KIA


1.8-liter in-line 4-cylinder i-VTEC® engine

2.0-liter DOHC inline 4-cylinder engine


Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) with dual-mode paddle shifters

7-speed dual-clutch transmission (DCT)


Available Real Time AWD with Intelligent Control System™

FWD only

LED headlights



Traffic updates


Pandora® compatibility


Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)


As you can see, the HR-V and Soul don't share as many similarities as you'd expect. While their engines are of comparable size, the similarities stop there. The 2020 Honda HR-V offers a variety of features that aren't available on the Soul, from drivetrain components like all-wheel drive to available Pandora® and live traffic updates via navigation.

Why should you settle for something that doesn't bring the latest and greatest in technology, not to mention a more versatile drivetrain, to the table? Give the 2020 Honda HR-V a try today.

If you’re interested in becoming the proud owner of a 2020 Honda HR-V, give us a call, or stop by our dealership at 1600 Burkemont Ave, Morganton, NC 28655 for a test-drive today. We look forward to serving our customers from Hickory, Asheville and Marion.