Spend less time at the fuel pump with the 2023 Kicks. With up to 36 highway MPG, you can concentrate more on your daily tasks without worrying about fueling up. [[3721]]

    Keep an eye on your surroundings while parking with Kicks' Intelligent Around View Monitor®. Select from front, rear, curbside and a virtual composite 360º birds-eye view to help guide you into your spot. [[1117]]

    Kicks has versatile cargo configurations and space, with up to 32.3 cu.ft. and a 60/40 rear seating split. [[23]]

If you already know the 2023 Kicks is for you, you can skip the details and build yours now. Need a little more proof? Just keep scrolling.

Nissan Kicks Vs. Kia Soul

Nissan Kicks checks boxes that the other competitors can't

The 2023 Kicks has standard Blind Spot Warning, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, and Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection. The 2023 Kicks is willing and ready to go head to head with the 2023 Kia Soul. [[3689]][[3690]][[3694]][[1114]]

2023 Nissan Kicks 2023 Kia Soul
Fuel Economy (City/Hwy/Comb MPG) [[3721]][[3722]] 31/36/33 28/33/30
Front Headroom [[3683]]
40.4 inches
39.6 inches
Front Legroom [[3684]]
43.7 inches
41.1 inches
Cargo Space  [[3685]] [[23]]
25.3 cu.ft
24.2 cu.ft
Available Intelligent Around View® Monitor [[3686]][[3687]]
Not available
Rear Automatic Braking [[3688]]
Not available
Blind Spot Warning [[3689]]
Rear Cross Traffic Alert [[3690]]
Standard Available
Class-Exclusive Bose® Personal Plus System [[3691]] [[3692]] [[3693]] Available  Not available
Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection  [[3694]][[1114]]
Standard Available



Class-Exclusive Bose® Personal Plus System [[233]] [[3693]]

Sit back to the soundtrack of your life

The 2023 Nissan Kicks has available premium Bose® Personal Plus System, something no other competitor in its class offers. It also places speakers right in the Kicks' headrest providing drivers with a front row seat to any concert they want. [[233]] [[3691]] [[3692]] [[3693]]

2023 Nissan Kicks showing bose personal plus system in headrest

Bose® Personal Plus System [[3691]] [[3692]] [[3693]]

2023 Nissan Kicks


2023 Kia Soul Not available

Driver Assist & Safety Technologies

Intelligent Around View® Monitor [[3686]][[3687]]

Made for a life on the move

The 2023 Nissan Kicks' available Intelligent Around View Monitor not only provides a virtual 4-camera composite view of the area around your Nissan Kicks, it also includes Moving Object Detection that can provide additional assistance when backing up. That's something these competitors don't offer. [[3686]][[3687]][[76]]

2023 Nissan Kicks Showing Intelligent Around View Monitor in Touchscreen Display

Class-Exclusive Intelligent Around View® Monitor[[3686]][[3687]]

2023 Nissan Kicks


2023 Kia Soul Not available


Rear Automatic Braking [[3688]] [[1245]]

Back-up with confidence

This Nissan Intelligent Mobility™ feature watches out directly behind you for large stationary objects. If it detects something, it can automatically engage the brakes to help avoid a rear collision or lessen the severity of an impact. That's a feature no other manufacturer in its segment offers as standard on all models. [[3688]] [[1245]]

2023 Nissan Kicks Rear Automatic Braking Detection

Rear Automatic Braking [[3688]] [[1245]]

2023 Nissan Kicks


2023 Kia Soul Not available

2023 Hyundai Kona Not available


Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection [[3694]] [[1114]]

A little backup for when the unexpected happens

This 2023 Nissan Kicks helps track the vehicles and detected pedestrians in front of you, and can apply full braking to help avoid or reduce the severity of frontal collisions. Kicks has this feature standard, something these competitors don't. [[3694]] [[1114]]

2023 Nissan Kicks Illustrating Automatic Emergency Braking

Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection [[3694]] [[1114]]

2023 Nissan Kicks


2023 Kia Soul Available




Front Headroom [[3683]]

Sit up and take it all in

Drivers of the 2023 Nissan Kicks can find more front row head room than these competitors as the Kicks is roomier from head to toe. [[3683]]

2023 Nissan Kicks Front Row Dimensions

Front headroom [[3683]]

2023 Nissan Kicks

40.4 inches

2023 Kia Soul 39.6 inches


Cargo Space [[23]]

Don't worry: we've all got baggage

In addition to comfort and space for up to five people, the 2023 Nissan Kicks also has more cargo space behind the second row than these competitors. [[3685]]

2023 Nissan Kicks Cargo Space

Cargo Space behind the second row [[3685]]

2023 Nissan Kicks

25.3 cu.ft.

2023 Kia Soul 24.2 cu.ft.

2023 Hyundai Kona 19.2 cu.ft.

Kicks awards and accolades

The Nissan Kicks loves competition, and it drives us to great achievements. Here is some of our latest recognition.

Consumer Guide® Automotive 

2023 Kicks - Consumer Guide® Automotive Best Buy Award, 2 years in a row[[2371]]


2021 Nissan Kicks - 10 Best Car Interiors Under $50,000 for 2021 [[3356]]


2021 Nissan Kicks - Named a Best New Car of 2021 from Autotrader [[2488]]

2023 Nissan Kicks Front View

Next Steps

Build your Kicks

Starting MSRP $20,440 [[148]]
As shown $24,785 [[1551]] [[408]]

 City/Hwy MPG[[1587]]

You've found the Nissan that's right for you. Now, the fun continues. Pick your version, colors and packages, and make it distinctly yours with genuine Nissan accessories.