Kia Soul Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Kia Soul clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 161 mm (6.3 in)
    • Offroad abilities: above average
    • Ride height per person: 32.2 mm (1.3 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 129 — 141 mm (5.1 — 5.6 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
    • Clearance to tire height: 161 mm / 116 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 161 mm / 432 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 173 mm
    • Difference with world average: 0 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 6 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • e-Soul 64 kWh — 1.3 hp/mm
  • 2.0 MPI — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 1.6 GDI — 1.2 hp/mm
  • 39.2 kWh — 0.9 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • e-Soul 64 kWh — 2.6 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 MPI — 1.1 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 GDI — 1.6 Nm/mm
  • 39.2 kWh — 2.6 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 MPI — 20 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 GDI — 21 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    e-Soul 64 kWh 152 mm
    (6 in)
    - 119 mm
    (4.7 in)
    -6% 9.5
    2.0 MPI 170 mm
    (6.7 in)
    85 mm/L 137 mm
    (5.4 in)
    +5% 10.6
    1.6 GDI 170 mm
    (6.7 in)
    107 mm/L 137 mm
    (5.4 in)
    +5% 10.6
    39.2 kWh 152 mm
    (6 in)
    - 119 mm
    (4.7 in)
    -6% 9.5
    Vehicle e-Soul 64 kWh
    Clearance 152 mm (6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc -
    Safe road bump height 119 mm (4.7 in)
    Difference from world average -6%
    Ride height to car height 9.5%
    Vehicle 2.0 MPI
    Clearance 170 mm (6.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 85 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 137 mm (5.4 in)
    Difference from world average +5%
    Ride height to car height 10.6%
    Vehicle 1.6 GDI
    Clearance 170 mm (6.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 107 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 137 mm (5.4 in)
    Difference from world average +5%
    Ride height to car height 10.6%
    Vehicle 39.2 kWh
    Clearance 152 mm (6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc -
    Safe road bump height 119 mm (4.7 in)
    Difference from world average -6%
    Ride height to car height 9.5%

    Quick notes on Kia Soul clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 146 mm (5.7 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 29.2 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 114 — 126 mm (4.5 — 5 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance to tire height: 146 mm / 116 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 146 mm / 432 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 158 mm
      • Difference with world average: -15 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 1.6 T-GDI — 1.4 hp/mm
  • 1.6 GDI — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 1.6 CRDI — 1 hp/mm
  • 2.0 GDI — 1.1 hp/mm
  • EV 30 kWh — 0.7 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 1.6 T-GDI — 1.9 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 GDI — 1.1 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 CRDI — 1.8 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 GDI — 1.4 Nm/mm
  • EV 30 kWh — 1.9 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 1.6 T-GDI — 21 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 GDI — 22 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 CRDI — 30 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 GDI — 17 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    1.6 T-GDI 143 mm
    (5.6 in)
    90 mm/L 110 mm
    (4.3 in)
    -13% 8.8
    1.6 GDI 143 mm
    (5.6 in)
    90 mm/L 110 mm
    (4.3 in)
    -13% 8.8
    1.6 CRDI 143 mm
    (5.6 in)
    91 mm/L 110 mm
    (4.3 in)
    -13% 8.8
    2.0 GDI 150 mm
    (5.9 in)
    75 mm/L 117 mm
    (4.6 in)
    -7% 9.3
    EV 30 kWh 151 mm
    (5.9 in)
    - 118 mm
    (4.6 in)
    -7% 9.5
    Vehicle 1.6 T-GDI
    Clearance 143 mm (5.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 90 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 110 mm (4.3 in)
    Difference from world average -13%
    Ride height to car height 8.8%
    Vehicle 1.6 GDI
    Clearance 143 mm (5.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 90 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 110 mm (4.3 in)
    Difference from world average -13%
    Ride height to car height 8.8%
    Vehicle 1.6 CRDI
    Clearance 143 mm (5.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 91 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 110 mm (4.3 in)
    Difference from world average -13%
    Ride height to car height 8.8%
    Vehicle 2.0 GDI
    Clearance 150 mm (5.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 75 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 117 mm (4.6 in)
    Difference from world average -7%
    Ride height to car height 9.3%
    Vehicle EV 30 kWh
    Clearance 151 mm (5.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc -
    Safe road bump height 118 mm (4.6 in)
    Difference from world average -7%
    Ride height to car height 9.5%

    Quick notes on Kia Soul clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 146 mm (5.7 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 29.2 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 114 — 126 mm (4.5 — 5 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance to tire height: 146 mm / 123 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 146 mm / 406 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 158 mm
      • Difference with world average: -15 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 1.6 GDI — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 1.6 CRDi — 0.9 hp/mm
  • EV 27 kWh — 0.7 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 1.6 GDI — 1.1 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 CRDi — 1.8 Nm/mm
  • EV 27 kWh — 1.9 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 1.6 GDI — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 CRDi — 24 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    1.6 GDI 143 mm
    (5.6 in)
    90 mm/L 110 mm
    (4.3 in)
    -13% 8.8
    1.6 CRDi 143 mm
    (5.6 in)
    91 mm/L 110 mm
    (4.3 in)
    -13% 8.8
    EV 27 kWh 151 mm
    (5.9 in)
    - 118 mm
    (4.6 in)
    -7% 9.5
    Vehicle 1.6 GDI
    Clearance 143 mm (5.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 90 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 110 mm (4.3 in)
    Difference from world average -13%
    Ride height to car height 8.8%
    Vehicle 1.6 CRDi
    Clearance 143 mm (5.6 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 91 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 110 mm (4.3 in)
    Difference from world average -13%
    Ride height to car height 8.8%
    Vehicle EV 27 kWh
    Clearance 151 mm (5.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc -
    Safe road bump height 118 mm (4.6 in)
    Difference from world average -7%
    Ride height to car height 9.5%