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2012 Scion xB

2012 Kia Soul

  2012 Scion xB 5dr Wagon Auto (Natl) Angular Front Exterior View 2012 Kia Soul
Invoice $15,485 $13,600
22/28 23/30
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Bottom Line Trendy or odd, the Scion xB jams plenty of space and versatility into its compact footprint. Read Full Review The name rings true: this Kia has a Soul, with fun road manners and tall-wagon practicality baked into its kicky shape. Read Full Review
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  • Roomy back seat
  • Chopped and channeled look
  • Rides well


  • Centered instruments are impractical
  • Gas mileage is unimpressive
  • More like a big wagon, this time around


  • Angular and adorable, hamsters or no
  • A nimble urban cruiser
  • Roomy cabin with good seats
  • Lots of standard features, and fun options
  • Good safety scores


  • Manual shifter's long throw
  • Road noise
  • Navigation means no UVO
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