2019 Mazda3 vs 2019 Kia Soul

2019 Mazda3 vs 2019 Kia Soul

2019 Mazda3 Sedan vs 2019 Kia Soul
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Available on the Base Model Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert Available on Higher Trims
186 hp, 186 lb-ft Base Power Ratings 130 hp, 118 lb-ft
8.8 inches Starting Touchscreen Size 5.0 inches
8 Starting Number of Speakers 6


Unlikely foes often forge the fiercest rivalries. Or, if nothing else, they provide us with some eye-opening discussions in which we learn a few new things. This is precisely the case when diving into the 2019 Mazda3 vs 2019 Kia Soul comparison. You wouldn’t expect these cars to cross paths, but many consumers find themselves interested in both, especially during the early stages of their car-shopping research. As such, our team at Serra Mazda is here a sampling of what you can expect from each vehicle.

First and foremost, the 2019 Mazda3 is brought to life by an impressive engine that generates up to 186 horsepower and matching pound-feet of torque. Add available Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert on the base model and you’ve got yourself a top-tier vehicle. The 2019 Soul, meanwhile, has a humble base engine that can only manage to produce up to 130 horsepower and 118 pound-feet of torque. Additionally, the 2019 Kia Soul only offers Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert on higher trim levels.

Key Differences – 2019 Mazda3 vs Soul


The Mazda3 is off to a great start, but this comparison is far from done. One thing that the Soul can match is a standard touchscreen interface in every front cabin. Even then, however, its execution is a bit lackluster. This is due to the fact that the starting touchscreen of the 2019 Mazda3 is nearly twice the size of the one found in the Soul.

In addition, the starting speaker system of the 2019 Mazda3 has two more units than that of the Soul. Needless to say, your favorite playlists, radio stations, and podcasts are sure to found even better in the Mazda3.

With all of this mind, it should come as no surprise that many consumers choose the Mazda3 over the Kia Soul. Furthermore, our team at Serra Mazda would be more than happy to help if you choose to do the same. Whatever you may need, we’ve got you covered.

2019 Mazda3 4-Door Front View of Gray Exterior
2019 Mazda3 5-Door Rear View of Gray Exterior
2019 Mazda3 Overhead View of Gray and Red Models
2019 Mazda3 Hand on Commander Control

 

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