It’s an important day for Hyundai, which today officially unveils a new model of one of its most successful vehicles, the SUV. Hyundai KONA: the new version of the Korean compact SUV is growing in size and will be offered locally 4 dialects – 100% electric, Full Hybrid, with advanced endothermic engine and in the version with N Line sports trim.
Safety, confidence, strength, these are the words that are repeated several times in the press release that shows a preview of the new Hyundai KONA which, based on the words of SangYup Lee – executive vice president and head of the Hyundai Design Center, looks. having provided for everythingto be the most capable vehicle to accompany Hyundai customers in every minute of their lives.
As expected, the new KONA has grown in size and now touches the i height 4355 mm (150mm more than the previous version, taking the 100% electric version as an example), while in width and wheelbase we see an increase of 25mm and 60mm respectively.
The work of Hyundai engineers started from a 100% electric version that was replaced by other endothermic versions: it is an unusual way of the market that today does the opposite, i.e. creating EVs based on those designed for the last cars.
Design-wise, a quick glance is enough to tell that the new KONA aims to be more modern And the future compared to the current version, with a new front lighting unit that steals the show: it’s called Seamless Horizon Lampand includes the style of pixel lights we’ve already seen on more expensive models like Ioniq 5. Inside, however, the KONA has been modified to improve the driving experience and life on board in general; space in the cabin is strong and airand while the on-board entertainment is entrusted with a 12.3-inch display.
Prices and market release times of the new Hyundai KONA are not yet known, we will let you know.