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Five Eco-Friendly Family Cars

By Jennifer Geiger on July 17, 2015


Kids change everything, but having a family doesn't mean you have to run to the dealership and buy a gas-guzzling, three-row SUV. Check out our list of five eco-friendly vehicles that are both fuel-efficient and family-friendly. Related: More Family News… Read More

Five Eco-Friendly Family Cars

By Jennifer Geiger on July 17, 2015

Kids change everything, but having a family doesn't mean you have to run to the dealership and buy a gas-guzzling, three-row SUV. Check out our list of five eco-friendly vehicles that are both fuel-efficient and family-friendly. Related: More Family News… Read More

Fiat 500L, Kia Soul Make Fun Family Car Short List

By By Carrie Kim on June 16, 2015

It seems like yesterday that my husband and I leased a 2012 Volkswagen Jetta to accommodate our new family, but recently the lease came up and I was ready for a new car. Now that our daughter is entering preschool,… Read More

These City-Friendly Cars Also Pull Family Duty

By Kristin Varela on March 24, 2015

2015 Kia Soul The Soul started out as one of those love it or hate it designs, but it has won us, and other urban families, over with its blend of functional cargo space, ease of maneuverability in tight spaces,… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014-2015 Kia Soul

By Jennifer Geiger on March 16, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 209,000 model-year model year 2014-15 Kia Soul and Soul EV hatchbacks manufactured July 21, 2013, to Jan. 8, 2015.   The Problem: A section of the accelerator pedal may bend and fracture, increasing the risk of a… Read More

Kia Trail'ster Concept Photo Gallery (25 Photos)

By Joe Bruzek on February 13, 2015

Kia dropped so many hints during the Trail'ster concept's debut at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show that we won’t be surprised when some aspect of the off-road-themed electric all-wheel-drive Kia Soul hits the assembly line in the near future. The… Read More

Kia Trail'ster Concept: First Look

By Joe Bruzek on February 12, 2015

Looks like: A Kia Soul ready for off-road trails Defining characteristics: Lifted ride height, meaty winter tires Ridiculous features: Blinding array of front LED illumination Chance of being mass-produced: You never know An off-road Kia Soul seems like a stretch… Read More

2015 Kia Soul EV: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on January 8, 2015

Kia's quirky box probably doesn't immediately jump to mind when you think of a family vehicle, but the Kia Soul has more room for kids and cargo than its compact dimensions suggest. The gas-powered Kia Soul, which was redesigned for… Read More

Recall Alert: 2010-13 Kia Soul

By Jennifer Geiger on January 5, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 95,000 model-year 2010-13 versions of the Kia Soul built between Jan. 8, 2009, and Oct. 2, 2013; only models equipped with a sunroof are affected. The Problem: A headliner plate may detach during side curtain airbag deployment and possibly… Read More

Improved 2015 Kia Soul Earns IIHS' Top Safety Pick, Forte Fails

By Matt Schmitz on September 17, 2014

The 2015 Kia Soul hatchback has rejoined the ranks of vehicles deemed worthy of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's Top Safety Pick. Meanwhile, the 2015 Forte fell short again after losing its status the previous model year, despite improvements.… Read More

Kia Prices Soul EV at $33,700

By Joe Bruzek on September 10, 2014

The Kia Soul is one of Cars.com's favorite urban cars, and the all-electric 2015 Kia Soul EV aims to be the most city-centric Soul yet with its EPA-estimated electric range of 93 miles. The Soul EV Base trim level starts… Read More