2020 Kia Soul vs. 2019 Honda Fit

2020 Kia Soul

Standing Out

Stand out when you drive the 2020 Kia Soul or 2019 Honda Fit! These compact vehicles offer style and affordability, but which best fits your lifestyle? The experts at Southlake Kia in Merrillville, IN, compared the Soul and the Honda Fit below to help you decide. Be sure to check out our inventory, then match your favorite model with one of our lease deals!

Please direct all questions or inquiries regarding the 2020 Kia Soul versus the 2019 Honda Fit to a Southlake Kia representative at (219) 947-1500 or fill out our online form.

For the purposes of this comparison, we’ll be looking at the 2020 Kia Soul LX, starting at $17,490 MSRP, and the 2019 Honda Fit LX, starting at $16,190 MSRP.

Kia Soul interior

Interior Design

Built for life on the go, the all-new Kia Soul and 2019 Honda Fit both offer 60/40 split-folding rear seats, power door locks, and steering-wheel mounted controls for your convenience. View a sampling of interior features than can be found only on the 2020 Kia Soul below.

  • Day/night rearview mirror
  • Glove box with illumination
  • Overhead sunglasses holder
  • Painted matte silver interior accents
  • Power windows with driver one-touch down
  • Privacy solar glass
  • Single-zone air conditioning
  • Six-way manual driver’s and four-way passenger’s seats
  • Soft-touch dash and upper front door panels
  • Sun visors with vanity mirrors
  • Woven cloth seat trim


Spice up your daily drive with the 2020 Kia Soul or 2019 Honda Fit! Compact and ready for anything, these consumer favorites include power adjustable exterior mirrors and personality to boot. Discover the dimensions of each model below to find the compact SUV that’s right for you.

2020 Kia Soul


2019 Honda Fit

165.2 in.


161 in.

70.9 in.


67 in.

63 in.


60 in.

Yellow Kia Soul technology


Stay connected with the new Kia Soul or 2019 Honda Fit. Featuring Bluetooth® technology and enough radio power to keep you jamming all summer long, these compact vehicles are sure to please. Explore some of the standard tech features on the 2020 Kia Soul below.

  • 7-in. color touchscreen display
  • Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay®
  • Auxiliary audio input jack
  • Six speakers

Power & Handling

Take on today when you drive the 2020 Kia Soul or new Honda Fit! Both vehicles include a six-speed manual transmission and hill start assist to tackle your daily routine. Learn more about each model’s engine specifications below to find the power you crave.

2020 Kia Soul


2019 Honda Fit

2.0L DOHC I4


1.5L DOHC I4

147 HP


130 HP

132 lb.-ft.


114 lb.-ft.


MPG (city/hwy)


Safety Features

Take safety seriously behind the wheel of the all-new Kia Soul or 2019 Honda Fit. These compact cars each received solid ratings from IIHS and offer a rear camera display and advanced airbag system to help you protect what’s important.

Green 2020 Kia Soul