Our Top Pick for the Best Car for College Students: Kia Soul

Here at All Star Kia East, we understand that as a parent of a college student you are looking for a vehicle that is reliable, safe, stylish and most of all…inexpensive! That is why our top pick for the best car for a college student is the Kia Soul. Whether they are commuting to and from school and home or just doing errands for their parents around town, this is a quality vehicle with good features!

ASKE 1 The Kia Soul is such a fun and easy vehicle for college students! It has plenty of room for passengers and your college student’s belongings. Not to mention, it has a great price point also. Spacious interior, plenty of headroom for front and rear passengers, and lots of legroom are a few features you’ll find in every Kia Soul. Standard safety equipment for all 2016 Kia Soul models includes four-wheel antilock disc brakes, hill-start assist, stability and traction control, front-seat side airbags, side curtain airbags and active front head restraints. A rearview camera is also standard in all Kia Soul trim levels leaving parents with a piece of mind when it comes to vehicle safety!


The Kia Soul may be a subcompact vehicle, but don’t let its size foul you! The Kid Soul has won many awards such as the “Highest Ranked Compact Multi-Purpose Vehicle in Initial Quality, Two Years in a Row” by J.D. Power, Best Compact Car for Families by US New and World Report and so many more! With its funky styling, fun to drive attitude and extensive features, college students and parents are sure to fall in love with the Kia Soul! To view our current Kia Soul inventory, click here!


All Star Kia East is a proud member of the All Star Automotive Group, and carries the Kia line of products; which are some of the most reliable and dependable vehicles in the world. We serve the Baton Rouge and New Orleans areas as well as Denham Springs, Walker, Addis, Central, Baker, Prairieville, Gonzales, Hammond, Port Allen, Plaquemine, White Castle and Lafayette. If you are in the market for a Kia, come by our Dealership at 13000 Florida Boulevard in Baton Rouge and experience Sales, Parts and Service that is really All Star!

Let our team at All Star Kia East help you find just what you are looking for! We have a large selection of new and used vehicles to choose from. There is something for everyone. Click here to see our inventory!

Our staff is qualified and able to assist you with any vehicle needs, concerns or questions you might have. We assure you that you will not be disappointed in our team! Come on over to All Star Kia East to receive All-Star service!