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Kia Soul scores perfect marks in 2019 'What Car?' reliability survey!

  • Kia Soul receives 100 per cent reliability rating from owners
  • Kia Sportage named most reliable Family SUV

The Kia Soul, has received a perfect 100 per cent reliability rating from owners in the ‘What Car? Reliability Survey 2019’. Kia Soul owners reported no issues with their cars in the last twelve months making it one of only three cars to score 100 per cent. The Kia Soul was ranked number one in the Small SUV class where the average reliability score was 93.3 per cent.


The annual survey asks owners to detail any problems they have had with their cars in the last year, how long it took for the issues to be fixed and how much they had to pay for the repairs. Overall, Kia came in sixth place in the top ten most reliable brands with an impressive reliability score of 96.3 per cent.


The best-selling Kia Sportage, available at John Grose, was named the most reliable Family SUV with a score of 98.6 per cent in a class with an average score of 91.6 per cent.


Karl Rogers, Kia New Car Sales Manager at John Grose commented on the results; “It’s great to see that both the Kia Soul and Kia Sportage have been recognised as extremely reliable cars in the What Car? survey. The Sportage in particular has been a popular choice for customers in the area, which is testament to the abundance of awards it’s won. Visit John Grose to speak with one of our friendly representatives for more information or to book a test drive.”


Both the Soul and Sportage, like all other Kia models, come with an industry leading 7-year/100,000-mile warranty as a demonstration of faith in the quality and reliability of Kia’s products.


John Grose stocks a wide range of new and used Kia vehicles, including the Kia Sportage, with prices starting at £20,670.

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