2020 Kia Soul vs 2019 Toyota RAV4

If you're ready to upgrade to a new SUV, you've likely considered both the 2020 Kia Soul and the 2019 Toyota RAV4. Both vehicles boast an intriguing combination of performance and refinement, but which one fits best into your lifestyle? Youngblood Kia has written this 2020 Kia Soul vs. 2019 Toyota RAV4 guide, making it easy to compare and contrast the two.

In this page, we'll focus on the 2020 Kia Soul GT-Line Turbo, starting at $27,490 MSRP, and the 2019 Toyota RAV4 XLE, starting at $27,300 MSRP. After reading about the Soul and RAV4 differences, you can learn more about this Kia crossover on our hub page. To speak with a representative at our dealership near Nixa, MO, call (866) 825-9532 or complete our contact form.


Drive with confidence behind the wheel of the Soul or RAV4. These powertrains produce very similar horsepower and fuel efficiency, but the Soul's turbocharged engine gains an edge when you focus on torque. Specs for both engines are as follows:

2020 Kia Soul GT-Line Turbo


2019 Toyota RAV4 XLE

1.6L Turbocharged 4-cylinder


2.5L 4-cylinder

201 HP


203 HP

195 lb.-ft.


184 lb.-ft.

29 combined MPG

Fuel Economy

30 combined MPG


Completely tailored for your comfort, the Soul and RAV4 will put you at ease for every mile of the journey. With power sunroofs, automatic temperature control, and more, there's plenty to love about both cabins. For the most appointed interior, turn to the 2020 Soul, which offers the following exclusive features:

  • Harmon/Kardon® premium audio system
  • Speaker lights with multiple ambience themes
  • SOFINO leatherette & cloth seat trim
  • 10-way power-adjustable driver seat with 2-way power lumbar
  • Heated front seats & steering wheel
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel & gearshift knob

2020 Kia Soul Interior


Ensure that your new crossover is equipped with the most advanced technology. While the 2019 RAV4 includes many driver-centric features, it can't compete with the extensive tech suite that's included in the Kia Soul. Notable upgrades found in the 2019 Soul include:

  • UVO link with 10.25-in. color touchscreen & premium navigation
  • SiriusXM® satellite radio
  • HD Radio™
  • Wireless charging
  • Head-up display

2020 Kia Soul Infotainment Center


When shopping for your next family vehicle, safety is a top priority. Both the Soul and the RAV4 will provide you with all the essentials, as well as a long list of advanced safety systems to add peace of mind. Some of the highlights of the Soul's safety offerings include:

  • Rear view camera
  • Forward collision avoidance-assist with pedestrian detection
  • Lane keeping assist
  • Driver attention warning
  • Blind spot collision warning
  • Rear cross-traffic collision warning
  • Lane change assist
  • Smart cruise control

2020 Kia Soul safety

Test Drive 2020 Kia Soul Models near Nixa, MO

If the 2020 Kia Soul is the new crossover for you, Youngblood Kia has the model you're looking for! Browse through our extensive collection in our 2020 Soul inventory, and then schedule a test drive of your preferred model at our dealership near Nixa, MO. To get in touch with a Youngblood Kia team member, please call (866) 825-9532.

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