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Zip Code: 20146
1998 New Beetle
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2014 Kia Soul
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CarsDirect Price
N/A $15,836
Fuel Economy City
41.0 mpg 24.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
48.0 mpg 30.0 mpg
Star Rating
N/A
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
24/24,000 60/60,000
Seating Capacity
4 occupants
5 occupants
Radio
premium AM/FM stereo, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, clock, seek-scan
MP3 Player
N/A MP3 decoder
Cruise Control
cruise control N/A
Cup Holder
front and rear front and rear
1-Touch Open
N/A driver and passenger
Air Compressor
N/A tire inflator
Air Filter
air filter air filter
Antenna
integrated roof integrated roof
Cargo Cover
rigid N/A
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light cargo light
Cargo Tie Downs
N/A cargo tie downs
Clock
in-dash N/A
Dashboard Storage
N/A dashboard storage
Dome Light
fade fade
Door Bins
dual dual
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest driver foot rest
Exterior Temperature
N/A exterior temperature
Floor Console
full full
Front Air Conditioning
manual manual
Front Windows
manual power
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent variable intermittent
Fuel Filler Door Release
fuel filler door release N/A
Glove Box
locking glove box
Instrument Display
analog analog
Lighter Elements
N/A front
Overhead Console
N/A mini with storage
Power Outlets
2 2
Quarter Vent Rear Windows
N/A power
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
N/A radio steering wheel controls
Radio Theft Deterrent
radio theft deterrent N/A
Reading Lights
front front
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
N/A rear child safety door locks
Rear Defroster
rear defroster rear defroster
Rear Door Bins
N/A rear door bins
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts underseat ducts
Rear Windows
fixed power
Rear Windshield Wiper
N/A fixed interval
Rearview Mirror
day-night day-night
Remote Fuel Flap Release
power mechanical
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors) N/A
Retained Accessory Power
N/A retained accessory power
Seatback Storage
2 N/A
Smokers Package
N/A ashtray
Speakers
6 6
Steering Wheel
telescopic tilt telescopic tilt
Sun Visor Strip
N/A sun visor strip
Tachometer
tachometer tachometer
Tinted Windows
light deep
Trip Computer
N/A trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer trip odometer
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
power N/A
Trunk Lid Trim
plastic plastic
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated dual illuminated
Water Temp Gauge
N/A engine temperature gauge
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Seating Capacity
4 occupants
5 occupants
Seat Trim
premium cloth cloth
Rear Seats
full bench 60-40 bench
Front Armrests
center w/storage N/A
Front Seat Type
bucket bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable adjustable w/tilt
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way 6-way
Easy Entry
rear seat easy entry N/A
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
6-way 4-way
Rear Headrests
adjustable adjustable
Door Trim
leatherette cloth
Headliner
full cloth full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear N/A
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Front
Back
Side Profile
Interior Profile
Dashboard
Torque
N/A 151 @ 4000
Horsepower
N/A 164 @ 6200
Engine
1.9L I-4 90 HP 1.6L I-4 130 HP
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD
Fuel Tank
14.5 gal. 14.2 gal.
Range
640 miles 379 miles
Drive Type
front-wheel front-wheel
Alternator
90 amp 90 amp
Axle Ratio
N/A 4.56
Battery
60 amp 410 amp with run down protection
Exhaust
non stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish stainless steel
Traction Control
N/A ABS & driveline
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Electronic Stability
N/A electronic stability
Wheels
16.0 " steel 16.0 " steel
Front Suspension
strut strut
Rear Suspension
torsion beam beam semi-independent torsion beam beam
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil coil
Front Shocks
N/A gas-pressurized
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar N/A
Rear Springs
coil coil
Rear Shocks
N/A gas-pressurized
Steering
rack & pinion rack & pinion
Vented Disc Brakes
front front
Front Tires
P205/55HR16.0BSW AS P205/60HR16.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
full-size steel N/A
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Door Count
2 doors 4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
12.0 cu.ft. 61.3 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
67.9 " 70.9 "
Front Headroom
41.3 " 39.6 "
Rear Legroom
33.0 " 39.1 "
Curb Weight
2,778 lbs. 2,714 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.38 N/A
Exterior Height
59.5 " 63.0 "
Exterior Length
161.1 " 163.0 "
Front Hiproom
N/A 53.2 "
Front Legroom
39.4 " 40.9 "
Front Shoulder Room
52.8 " 55.5 "
Front Tread
60 " 62 "
Interior Cargo Volume
12.0 cu.ft. 24.2 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
N/A 61.3 cu.ft.
Passenger Volume
84 cu.ft. 101 cu.ft.
Payload
936 lbs. N/A
Rear Headroom
36.7 " 39.5 "
Rear Hiproom
N/A 49.3 "
Rear Shoulder Room
49.4 " 54.7 "
Rear Tread
59 " 63 "
Turning Radius
16.4 ' 17.4 '
Wheelbase
99 " 101 "
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Bumpers
body-colored body-colored
Grille Moldings
N/A black w/chrome surround
Paint
monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote heated dual power remote heated
Rear Bumper
2 rear tow hook(s) N/A
Rocker Panel Extensions
rocker panel extensions N/A
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Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
N/A 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Daytime Running Lights
daytime running lights N/A
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Panic Alarm
panic alarm N/A
Security System
security system N/A
Safety Rating - Frontal
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Driver
Passenger
Safety Rating - Side
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
Front Seat
Rear Seat
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light center high mounted stop light
Driver Side Impact Airbags
seat mounted seat mounted
Ignition Disable
immobilizer N/A
Occupancy Sensor
N/A occupancy sensor
Overhead Airbag
N/A curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
seat mounted seat mounted
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front front
Side Impact Bars
N/A side impact beams
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Accessories Months/Miles
96/80,000 60/60,000
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
24/24,000 60/60,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
144/unlimited 60/100,000
Maintenance Months/Miles
24/24,000 N/A
Major Components Months/Miles
120/100,000 120/100,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
24/24,000 60/60,000
Invoice
$15,527 $14,595
MSRP
$16,475 $15,695
CarsDirect Price
N/A $15,836
Est. Monthly Payments
N/A $259
Used Starting Price
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$55 $54