TEMECULA, CA – Kia Motors Corp.’s Soul already has overtaken its competitors, the Scion xB, Nissan Cube and Honda Element, to become the top-selling box-on-wheels in the U.S. this year. But now, the Soul is close to toppling Kia’s Forte as the brand’s No.1 compact model in the U.S. “I think part of the strength of Soul is it’s mainstream enough,” Kia Motors America Vice President-Sales Tom Loveless tells Ward’s in a recent interview here. “That car competes in the compact segment and is ...

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