Hyundai Kona: All Things You Need to Know

by Mohammed Burman | 01/10/2018
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The Hyundai Kona is going to be launched in India in the near future with robust fashionable features, a flexible interior and an impressive performance in the coming time.

1. Hyundai Kona launch date

Hyundai India has contributed a great deal to the Indian auto market with innovative, reliable and reasonably-priced cars. The Hyundai Kona, which is already on sale in the international market, is expected to be launched in India in November 2018 is one such vehicle. Now, what the Indian auto customers can do is to count down to the launch date of this amazing vehicle. Let’s see what this vehicle offers us.

2018 Hyundai Kona surf blue colour angular look

The 2018 Hyundai Kona is expected to be launched in November 2018

2. Hyundai Kona Exterior

The exterior of the Hyundai Kona will be packed with angular styling features such as glossy front bumper and bonnet, a brand-new chrome-surrounded radiator grille. The headlights clusters are likely to be integrated with turn indicators, high-intensity headlights and DRLs.

2018 Hyundai Kona sponic silver colour front

The front of the 2018 Hyundai Kona will be fashionably designed

The side profile will be equipped with a brand-new kit of alloy wheels and coloured outside rear mirrors integrated with turn indicators.

2018 Hyundai Kona side profile sponic silver colour

The side of the vehicle will have a novel kit of alloy wheels

Coming to the rear, you can find a set of fashionable tail lamps, large stylishly-contoured rear bumpers and a Hyundai logo with a chrome letter Kona, making the car more appealing when travelling on the road.

2018 Hyundai Kona sponic silver rear

The stylishly designed rear of the 2018 Hyundai Kona will make it more appealing

The 2018 Hyundai Kona is on offer with the seven following colours:

  • Ultra Black

  • Sonic Silver

  • Pulse Red

  • Lime Twist

  • Chalk White

  • Surf Blue

  • Thunder Gray

2018 in seven different colour options

The new Hyundai Kona will be available in seven different colour options

3. Hyundai Kona Interior

The facelifted Hyundai Kona will be equipped with some cutting-edge interior technologies, including

  • A brand-new display instrument cluster which showcases the fuel economy

  • Multitasking driving wheel equipped with sound control buttons

  • AMT air conditioner

  • Modern and wide touchscreen infotainment system which supports navigation features and smartphone connectivity.

Other outstanding features to be expected consist of high-quality upholstery, adjustable driving seats and many cup holders in the door trims and central console, which can provide maximal comfort for the customers.

In terms of safety features, the Hyundai Kona facelift could leave customers with no worry about safety since it is packed with a nearly full kit of safety features. For example, the standard front disk brakes, the rear drum brakes, and the electronic brakeforce limitation and anti-lock braking system in the top-spec variants will help the car brake effectively. Other safety features include standard twin airbags while the top-spec variants can be expected to have curtain and side airbags. The seatbelts with pre-tensioners, parking guidance system and central locking system equipped with sound and image signal will also be provided for parking safety optimization.

2018 Hyundai Kona's cabin black colour

The 2018 Hyundai Kona's cabin is likely to be packed with many flexible and advanced features 

4. Hyundai Kona Engine & Transmission

In temrms of the 2018 Hyundai Kona's mechanical specifications, it will be powered by both petrol and diesel motors. The 1.4 litre 4-cylinder petrol engine can produce 120 PS, while the diesel motor will be available with both 1.4-litre and 1.6-litre tank. The transmission options are a standard six-speed manual one and the four-speed AMT one in the top-spec variants of the petrol-powered versions.

2018 Hyundai Kona lime twist colour running

The 2018 Hyundai Kona is expected to have an impressive performance

5. Hyundai Kona Mileage

While the real mileage would rely on the driving state, kerb weight and attached gadgets, 2018 Hyundai Konna’s mileage is expected to be in a range of 17 kmpl, 20 kmpl to 25 kmpl in 1.4-litre petrol, 1.6-litre diesel and 1.4-litre diesel motor, respectively.

6. Hyundai Kona Performance and Handling

2018 Hyundai Kona has its performance boosted with the updated exterior and highly flexible interior. Moreover, adjustable seats and effective suspension system ensure a comfortable driving experience.

2018 Hyundai Kona pulse red colour climbing a hill

All the safety and comfort features in the Hyundai Kona facelift could ensure maximal driving comfort

7. Hyundai Kona expected price and competitors

Once launched, Hyundai Kona Facelift is expected to be priced from Rs 13 - 18 Lakh. With this reasonable price range, exceptional features, highly versatile interior and impressive performance, the facelifted Hyundai Kona can directly compete with Volkswagen Polo, Maruti Suzuki Brezza and Fiat Punto.

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