Hyundai introduces the all-new 2024 Kona Electric, Limited, and N Line models, showcasing advanced features and a range of powertrains to cater to diverse customer preferences.
Hyundai debuts the all-new 2024 Kona Electric, Limited, and N Line models.
The Kona Electric offers a long-range 64.8-kWh battery with an estimated range of 416 kilometers and unique EV-specific features.
The N Line variant boasts sporty design elements, a 1.6L turbo engine, and an aggressive appearance.
1. How much will the 2024 Kona cost and when will it be available?
The 2024 Hyundai Kona will start at just under $26,000 in Canada, and it is expected to be available at dealerships starting this summer.
2. What are the unique features and specifications of the N Line variant compared to the other Kona models?
The N Line variant of the 2024 Hyundai Kona comes with sporty design elements, such as body-color cladding, 19-inch N Line alloy wheels, N Line rear spoiler, and dual-outlet exhaust tips. It is powered by a 1.6L turbo engine producing 190 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque, and it includes AWD as standard.
3. What are some of the EV-specific features available in the 2024 Hyundai Kona Electric model?
The 2024 Kona Electric comes equipped with several EV-specific features, including Vehicle-to-Load (V2L) capability, allowing users to power devices or charge electrical equipment using the bi-directional onboard charger. It also offers the i-PEDAL driving mode, enabling one-pedal driving for acceleration, deceleration, and stopping using only the accelerator pedal.
4. What are some of the interior and technology upgrades in the all-new 2024 Hyundai Kona?
The 2024 Hyundai Kona features a larger interior than its predecessor, with an ergonomic layout, providing a versatile and comfortable space for both the driver and passengers. It includes dual 12.3-inch panoramic display screens, Digital Key 2 Touch, Over-the-Air (OTA) software updates, and Hyundai’s next-generation infotainment system, enhancing connectivity and convenience for a safe and connected driving experience.
5. What is the estimated range and charging time for the Kona Electric with the 64.8-kWh battery?
The 2024 Hyundai Kona Electric, equipped with the 64.8-kWh battery, offers an estimated range of up to 417 kilometers based on Hyundai’s preliminary internal testing. The battery system is expected to recharge from 10 percent to 80 percent in approximately 43 minutes with available 400V fast-charging capability, making it convenient for longer journeys and reducing charging downtime.