2020 Mazda CX-3 vs 2020 Kia Soul 

If you’re looking for a model that revels in every bend of the road, giving you a ton of excellent features and technologies, look no further than the 2020 Mazda CX-3. This model delivers performance and power in abundance as well as great efficiency, allowing you to tackle the toughest of competition without issues. One such competitor is the 2020 Kia Soul, and that unique model sets an excellent benchmark for the Mazda CX-3! 

We’ll showcase these two models and what they offer, pitting their engines and their various performance specifications head-to-head in order to find the best deal! Continue reading below and check out the chart in order to learn more. 

2020 Mazda CX-3 


2020 Kia Soul 

2.0-liter 4-Cylinder 

Engine  2.0-liter 4-Cylinder 

148 Horsepower 

Horsepower  147 Horsepower 
146 lb-ft  Torque 132 lb-ft 
29 City / 34 Highway  Fuel Economy (MPG)  27 City / 33 Highway 


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As you can see from the table above, the 2020 Mazda CX-3 and the 2020 Kia Soul are both excellent models for any driver. However, the 2020 Mazda CX-3 does clearly standout between these two models. It's stronger, though only slightly, and more efficient than the Kia Soul. This performance allows you to be adventurous and confident no matter where you go, especially when paired with the available all-wheel-drive system found on the Mazda CX-3. 

Alongside the performance features listed above, the 2020 Mazda CX-3 also offers a ton more features that further sweeten the deal compared to the 2020 Kia Soul. This includes the available Bluetooth® Hands-Free Phone and Audio system, Automatic Climate Control with Pollen Filter, Active Driving Display, and more!  

Overall, with the superior base engine and higher-quality interior features, the 2020 Mazda CX-3 is the far better choice when compared to the Kia Soul. To learn more about this excellent model, or to take it and other Mazda models for a test drive yourself, contact our dealership today! 

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