Recently Hyundai has revealed some images of its upcoming SUV car Kona with some details. The car is said to have a “progressive appearance” by Hyundai. The name of this new vehicle of Hyundai has been derived from Hawaii’s biggest Island, known for sea breeze. The initial production of Kona will take place at Korea. We are also expecting Kona to launch in India but company has not made any confirmation yet. The new SUV will be based on Hyundai i20 platform and it will be priced on the basis of it. Read all the details like Hyundai Kona Price, launch date in India, Specifications, mileage and design.
Hyundai Kona Design, Interior, Exterior, Launch Date, Price, Engine Specs
The upcoming Hyundai Kona design will be inspired from the hatchback i20. The car is going to use same platform and the engines could come from Korean sub compact. In Hyundai’s portfolio, the vehicle will get a position below than Creta. The car will compete with Ford Ecosport mainly.
Hyundai Kona Exterior, Interior
In all probability, the Hyundai Kona will look like Hyundai Intrado. The Intrado was first seen in 2014 at Geneva Moto Show. The design of Kona follows popular Fluidic Design theme and crossover features bold and aggressive looks. The front of Kona will feature a cascading radiator grille which gives a nice look. It may also come with sleek headlights with LED fixtures and sporty bumpers. There will be littlie resemblance with Hyundai Creta.
If we talk about Hyundai Kona Interior, then let us tell you that the car will come with premium cabin that will be highly appealing in quality. The interior details will be completely updated just after launch.
Hyundai Kona Engine Specifications
|Engine||1.2 Litre Petrol, 1.4 Litre Petrol, 1.4 Litre Diesel|
|Maximum Power||82 BHP, 99 BHP, 89 BHP|
|Peak Torque||115 Nm, 132 Nm, 220 Nm|
|Transmission||5-speed Manual, 4-speed Automatic, 6-speed Manual|
Hyundai Kona is about to launch with petrol and diesel engines from 1.0 to 1.6 litres. In India the car will share its engines with Elite i20. It will launch in India with 1.3 litre and 1.4 litre petrol and 1.4 litre diesel engines. The 1.2 litre petrol engine will come with a 5 speed manual gearbox. On the other hand 1.4 litre petrol mill will get an automatic transmission. If we talk about 1.4 diesel engine, it will come with 6 speed manual transmission.
As we mentioned in above given table that the smaller petrol engine will capable to generate peak torque of 115NM and gives power of 82BHP. The 1.4 litre engine can produce 132Nm of torque with 99 BHP power. The diesel engine is expected to give 89 BHP power and generate 220Nm of peak torque.
Hyundai Kona Mileage
|1.2 Petrol||18 KM/L|
|1.4 Petrol||15 KM/L|
|1.4 Diesel||22 KM/L|
Hyundai Kona Price in India
The new Hyundai Kona will be priced from 6 lakh to 10 lakh rupees in India. Hyundai always prices its products well and we are hoping that the things won’t change this time too.
Hyundai Kona Launch Date
We are expecting that Hyundai Kona to launch in India sometime in July 2017. In Korean market, the car is going to launch in next few months. The company has not made any official announcement regarding Hyundai Kona launch date. They just revealed a teaser shows LED DRL’s.
Here we have updated, Hyundai Kona Price in India, launch date, design, specifications, mileage etc. keep in touch to know more about this new SUV of company just after launch.