Soul's fuel-saving tech returns.
MINNEAPOLIS – Kia first planned to introduce stop/start technology on its refreshed '12 Soul model two years ago. But after driving preproduction models with the technology, car reviewers took issue with the violent shudder caused by the engine restarting. Kia pulled back on stop/start for '12, although it quietly reintroduced the feature for '13. Now, the automaker says it has tinkered with the technology further for the second-generation '14 Soul, on sale this ...
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