Hyundai has launched its electric car, which will be known as Kona Electric in the market. It is basically a fully electric version of the “Kona” which was previously overseas but now in India. Kona Electric has been waiting for a long time for people looking for a premium electric SUV. Hyundai Kona Electric is designed with split headlamps.
This electric SUV offers various driving modes and outstanding performance. This EV uses a single-speed transmission and the driving characteristics can be driven through these modes – Eco, Eco & Comfort and Sport. There are also paddles behind the steering wheel to control the level of regenerative braking.
The first thing you will notice about the Hyundai Kona Electric is that there is no specific grille in front because it is an electric vehicle. Integrated with the body, the grille is optimized for design and superior aerodynamics.
In addition, the front grille has a charging port. The upper part has LED DR LS and turn indicators, while the lower part has LED headlamps. Speaking of the side profile, the wheel arches have been largely filled with 16-inch alloy wheels specifically designed for aerodynamics. Roof rails, LED tail lamps and skid plate enhance the SUV’s rear profile. The Hyundai Kona Electric interior looks premium due to the leather-wrapped steering wheel and leather seats.
has used soft touch material on the dashboard which enhances the quality of the cabin. The paddle and inside door handles have a metal finish. For added driver convenience, the instrument cluster is all digital and displays all important information. Talking about the infotainment system, Kona Electric comes with a 17.77 cm touch screen with Android Auto and Apple Car Play.
The output of 4 speakers and 2 tweeters will keep the passengers entertained. The driver also gets audio and Bluetooth control on the steering wheel, so that he does not have to take his eyes off the road. Apart from this, there is cruise control, heated ORVM, sunroof and auto-dimming rear-view mirror.
Braking duties are handled by the front brake as well as the disc brake at the rear. Hyundai has given special attention to the safety department by offering many safety features in the SUV. Kona Electric comes with 6 airbags, rear parking sensor with dynamic directions and seat belt reminder (driver + passenger). Apart from this, EBD is provided with vehicle stability control, hill assist control, ESC and ABS. Hyundai has also provided a tire pressure monitoring system and engine sound to protect pedestrians
|Fuel type||Electric (BATTERY)|
|Max motor performance||134 BHP 395 NM|
|Driving Rang KM||452|
|Transmission||Automatic Paddle shift|
|Battery||39.2 KWH lithium ion Polymer|
|Battery charging||6.17 HRS @220 volt 57 Mins Fast charging|
|Electric motor||1 Permanent magnet synchronous|
|Ground clearance||160 MM|
|No of seating rows||2|
|Boot space (L)||538|
|SUSPENSIONS BRAKES STEERING|
|Suspension front||McPherson strut type|
|Suspension rear||Multi link|
|Front brake type||Disc|
|Rear brake type||Disc|
|Steering type||Power assisted (E)|
|Power Windows front||YES|
|Power Windows rear||YES|
|Automatic climate control||YES|
|Air Quality control||YES|
|Remote Trunk Opener||NO|
|Remote fuel Lid opener||No|
|Low fuel warning light||YES|
|Accessory power outlet||YES|
|Rear Reading Lamp||YES|
|Rear Seat Headrest||YES|
|Rear seat centre arm rest||YES|
|Height adjustable front seat belts||NO|
|Cup holders Front||YES|
|Cup holder rear||YES|
|Rear Ac vents||NO|
|Heated seats Rear||NO|
|Seat Lumbar support||YES|
|Multifunction steering wheel||YES|
|Foldable rear seat||60:40 split|
|Smart access card entry||NO|
|Engine start stop button||YES|
|Glove box cooling||NO|
|Steering wheel gearshift||YES|
|Steering mounted Trip meter||NO|
|Central console Armrest||With storage|
|Luggage Hook And net||YES|