An appliance carefully targeted at people who are uninterested in cars.
New Soul puts practicality to the fore, but in other areas less progress has been made.
A well-considered first effort from Kia: a hot hatch nicely suited to the everyday real world.
It won't trouble the cream of the three-door hatch brigade, but it's a mighty good effort, and looks fantastic.
A credible first ever sports saloon from Kia. Interesting to look at, and huge value for money. Needs a better gearbox though.