2021 Hyundai Kona N

Kona will be first SUV to get high-performance Hyundai N badge

Hyundai Motor has confirmed that the next model to have the high-performance N badge will be from its Kona range. The compact model will be the first high-performance SUV from the Korean carmaker. 2-litre turbo engine, 8-speed N DCT The Kona N will be available with an 8-speed wet dual-clutch transmission, known as N DCT. […]

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All-new Hyundai Sonata and Kona launched in Malaysia

Being a righthand drive market has sometimes been a challenge for distributors as their principal may choose to focus on the lefthand drive market which offers a bigger volume globally. The additional cost of engineering a righthand drive variant may not be justified by the potential volumes so some models may not be available. Hyundai […]

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2020 Hyundai Kona

Hyundai Kona to be launched in Malaysia in next quarter of this year

UPDATE (30/8/20): The price has been announced as starting from RM115,000. With Malaysia being a righthand drive (RHD) market and this market segment having lower volumes than lefthand drive (LHD) markets globally, manufacturers tend to be reluctant to provide their full model range as the cost of developing and making RHD models may not be […]

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Hyundai Santa Fe, Kona & NEXO Honored At Prestigious 2018 IDEA Design Award, While “Cradle” Tech Moves Forward + Updated Elantra & Ioniq Pricing Locally

Hyundai Motor’s design has been recognized by the judges from the International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) 2018, one of the world’s three grand international design prizes. Hyundai’s mid-size Santa Fe SUV, the NEXO fuel-cell SUV, and Kona subcompact SUV have received silver awards in the automotive and transportation category. The Industrial Design Society of America […]

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All-New Hyundai NEXO & Hyundai Kona Honored With Prestigious Red Dot Award

Hyundai Motor has won two of this year’s Red Dot Design Awards, one of the most renowned international design and innovation prizes. Hyundai’s Fuel Cell vehicle NEXO and the subcompact SUV Kona (above) were awarded in the Cars and Motorcycles category. The Kona gained recognition for outstanding design and innovation in ‘SUV/Off-road vehicles’ and the […]

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2019 NY Auto Show – Hyundai Kona Electric Achieves 400km Of Estimated Range

Hyundai has unveiled the U.S.-market version of its convention-breaking Kona Electric crossover at the New York Auto Show. Kona Electric rides on an all-new CUV platform and is Hyundai’s first compact electric crossover for the U.S. market, appealing to consumers with active, eco-focused lifestyles of all kinds. Kona Electric’s exterior styling features voluminous, aggressive body […]

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Hyundai Kona earns 5-Star rating

Hyundai’s newest vehicle, the Kona has received high marks in the latest round of Euro NCAP crash safety tests. The independent European body determined that the Kona deserved a 5 star rating, the highest distinction possible in all four categories: Adult Occupant, Child Occupant, Pedestrian and Safety Assist. “The five-star safety rating from Euro NCAP […]

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