Available: Q1, 2019
With the new, battery electric Hyundai Kona electric with 400km real world range, Hyundai is further expanding the model diversity of alternative-powered vehicles. The Hyundai Kona electric rolls in two performance variants, however only the longer range variant with 64kWh battery is expected in Australia. With a maximum range of up to 470 kilometers (WLTP), the climate-friendly version of the Hyundai's lifestyle SUV combines two key automotive industry trends: compact SUV format and emission-free electric drive.
|EV Type||BEV||Charging Plugs (AC)||Type 2|
|BEV Range (km)||449||Charging Plugs (DC)||CCS2|
|Real World Range (km)||400||Max Charge Rate (kW, AC/DC)||7/100 (TBC)|
|Battery Size (kWh)||64||Tow Rating (kg)|
|Max. Power (kW)||130||Max. Torque (Nm)||285|
Reviews & Road Trips
- Hyundai Kona Electric test drive: “More punch than my ICE”- Brett Bidwell spills the beans on his test drive of the Hyundai Kona Electric – possibly an Australian first.
- Limits, delays for Hyundai Kona electric car sales, as video reveals nearly all- Hyundai Australia confirms that the all-electric Kona will be available "in coming weeks", but numbers will be limited, as an early video review comes to light.
- Hyundai gears up to release Kona EV on Australia market- Reports abound of Hyundai making ready to release its much anticipated Kona EV onto the Australian market.
- Hyundai Kona Electric due in Australia next month, but how many?- Hyundai dealers invite test drives for the Kona Electric SUV in early March.