2019 Jeep Renegade vs 2019 Kia Soul

2019 Jeep Renegade vs 2019 Kia Soul

Subcompact SUVs and wagons are both great options for drivers looking for a practical vehicle without committing to something larger than comfortable. The 2019 Jeep Renegade and the 2019 Kia Soul both stand out as popular choices in each segment. To help drivers decide between the 2019 Jeep Renegade vs the 2019 Kia Soul, we’ve analyzed the trim levels, engine performance and storage capabilities of both vehicles to see which one comes out on top.

The 2019 Jeep Renegade is offered in four trim levels compared to the 2019 Kia Soul’s three. 2019 Renegade trims include Sport, Latitude, Limited and Trailhawk while the 2019 Soul can be found in Base, Plus and Exclaim trims. Performance-wise, the 2019 Jeep Renegade is powered by a four-cylinder, 1.6-liter engine which produces 180 horsepower, 50 more horsepower than the standard 2019 Kia Soul engine.

2019 Jeep Renegade


2019 Kia Soul

4 Trim Levels 3
180 Standard Horsepower 130
50.8 cu.ft. Maximum Cargo Capacity 49.5 cu.ft.
Standard Removable Cargo Floor Panel Unavailable

2019 Jeep Renegade Storage Features

Drivers who want a vehicle with excellent storage capability will love the 2019 Jeep Renegade. With a maximum cargo capacity of 50.8 cubic feet, the 2019 Renegade slightly edges out the 2019 Kia Soul (49.5 cu.ft.) in terms of usable cargo area. The 2019 Jeep Renegade’s cargo area also features tie-down loops to help secure objects and a removable floor panel.

Off-roading enthusiasts will want to consider all the features the 2019 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk comes equipped with. Underbody skid plates, tow hooks, a raised suspension and hill descent control are just a few of the many off-roading features that come standard in 2019 Renegade Trailhawk models.

Available 2019 Jeep Renegade convenience features include: All-season floor mats, air conditioning, a heated steering wheel, an outside temperature display, a 115-volt auxiliary power outlet, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, steering wheel-mounted audio controls and sun visors with illuminated vanity mirrors.