Hyundai announces second-generation KONA

The new KONA comes in different propulsion variants, led by an all-electric version
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Hyundai has unveiled its all-new KONA, which is aimed at the B-SUV segment. Customers can choose from EV (standard or long range), hybrid EV and IC engine variants, as well as sporty N Line versions of each one.

Among the upgrades in this second-generation version are dual 12.3 in panoramic display screens, a Digital Key 2 Touch, full OTA software updates and Hyundai’s new Connected Car Navigation Cockpit.

The EV version comes with 65.4 kWh battery and has a WLTP-estimated range of 490 km (long-range version). It also has Hyundai’s SmartSense ADAS and safety systems, including Level 2 autonomous driving, Forward Collision Avoidance Assist, Blind-spot View Monitor, Remote Smart Parking Assist and Driver Status Monitor.