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Second generation PS (2014-2018) / Kia Soul 2014-2018 PS Owner Manual / Driving your vehicle / Vehicle weight glossary / GVW (Gross vehicle weight)

This is the Base Curb Weight plus actual Cargo Weight plus passengers.

    GAWR (Gross axle weight rating)
    This is the maximum allowable weight that can be carried by a single axle (front or rear). These numbers are shown on the certification label. The total load on each axle must never exceed its GAWR ...

    GVWR (Gross vehicle weight rating)
    This is the maximum allowable weight of the fully loaded vehicle (including all options, equipment, passengers and cargo). The GVWR is shown on the certification label located on the driver’s door ...

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