In 2010, Kia introduced the Soul as a brand-new model. Itoffered unique, sporty styling and lots of features and customizable add-onsand options. In 2011, Kia added new shock absorbers in the rear as well as discbrakes, new door handles, one-button start and heated outside mirrors, as wellas making various other minor changes. The 2012 Soul offered boosted enginepower with added fuel economy, a six-speed transmission, and a few new styleand technology options. In 2013, Kia added Bluetooth connectivity, optionalpower folding mirrors, and made a few other slight changes to this model. In2014, Kia introduced the redesigned and all-new Kia Soul.