Hyundai Kona Electric will be the first long-range EV to go on sale in India. Globally, the Kona EV is available with a 39kWh and 64kWh battery packs that deliver a range of 300km and 480km, respectively. The power output from the smaller battery pack is 136PS/395Nm while the bigger one delivers 204PS/395Nm. India is likely to get a low range/power option.
The Hyundai Kona offers the option for fast charging which can juice the battery up to 80 per cent within an hour. The locally assembled SUV will come with features like a powered driver’s seat, ventilated front seats, 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system, cruise control and Blue Link connected tech and an eight-speaker sound system