Hyundai Kona will come with a 39.2kWh battery pack.
After the Hyundai Venue subcompact SUV, the South Korean carmaker is ready to bring in its first electric vehicle in India – Hyundai Kona. Ahead of its launch on 9th July, the carmaker has listed the vehicle on its official website. Touted as India’s first fully electric SUV, the Hyundai Kona SUV is claimed to deliver a “thrilling driving experience with high acceleration over long distances”.
In India, the Hyundai Kona will be made available with a 39.2kWh battery pack offering an electric range of 300km. It’s capable to push out a peak power of 134PS with 335Nm of torque. The battery pack can be fully charged in about 6 hours. Globally, the SUV is also offered with a more powerful 64kWh battery pack generating power worth 204PS with 395Nm of torque. It takes 9 hours to get fully charged. Read – MG eZS To Challenge Hyundai Kona In India
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The Hyundai Kona will come with a high-performance 1000kW DC fast charger that can charge the battery pack up to 80% in just an hour. There will also be an optional regular AC box chargning station that can be installed at home. For performing transmission duties, the electric SUV will get an automatic gearbox. Initially, the electric SUV will be sold in 16 cities including Bengaluru, Chennai, Mumbai, Delhi and Kolkata.
Hyundai claims that the Kona’s “design optimized for superior aerodynamics” and it’s “packed with Hi-Tech & premium features”. The list of features will include an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, an 8-speaker KRELL sound system with a subwoofer, heated and ventilated seats, liver services, Hyundai’s BlueLink connected features and real-time traffic updates.
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