Hyundai Kona: Charging options, range, price, features and other important details about the new electric SUV

first_imgHyundai Kona: Charging options, range, price, features and other important details about the new electric SUVHyundai Kona electric SUV comes with a very unique front grille having intaglio pattern with an integrated charging port. There are bi-function LED headlamps with LED DRLs. At the rear, one will come across LED tail lamps and skid plate.advertisement Varun Singh New DelhiJuly 10, 2019UPDATED: July 10, 2019 10:13 IST Hyundai Kona electric SUV has a 3-year/unlimited kms warranty.HIGHLIGHTSKona electric SUV gets a floating 17.77 cm touchscreen infotainment.Hyundai Kona has an ARAI-certified range of Kona is 452 kms per full charge.Kona can be charged up to 80 per cent in 57 minutes through the DC Quick Charger CCS Type 2 (50 kW).Hyundai Kona has finally been launched in India. The electric SUV comes with a price tag of Rs 25.30 lakh (ex-showroom, India) and will be available in the country through the CKD route.Being India’s first fully electric SUV, Hyundai Kona is a welcome addition to the green mobility options in the country. Till now, the EV choices were limited only to Mahindra e20 Plus, Mahindra eVerito and Tata Tigor EV.Hyundai Kona is powerful, yet efficient at the same time. It looks sporty and is loaded with features. Now that the electric SUV has been introduced in India, we list all the important details you need to know about it.Hyundai Kona ExteriorsThe electric SUV comes with a very unique front grille having intaglio pattern with an integrated charging port. There are bi-function LED headlamps with LED DRLs. At the rear, one will come across LED tail lamps and skid plate. Other features include 17-inch alloy wheels, roof rails and rear spoiler.Kona gets monotone colour options like Marina Blue, Phantom Black, Polar White and Typhoon Silver. There is Polar White with Phantom Black roof dual-tone option as well and it comes at a premium of Rs 20,000.Hyundai Kona InteriorsThe electric SUV gets a premium cabin with leather seats, leather-wrapped steering wheel and soft-touch dashboard. There is a multi-function steering wheel with audio & Bluetooth controls. The instrument cluster is fully digital and the floating 17.77 cm touchscreen infotainment is compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.Adding to the luxury quotient of Hyundai Kona are features like electric sunroof, front ventilated and heated seats, 10-way power driver seat with lumbar support, electric parking brake with autohold and fully automatic temperature control (FATC).advertisementHyundai Kona MotorA permanent-magnet synchronous electric motor is available with Kona. It delivers 136 PS and 395 Nm of peak torque and is offered with a shift-by-wire automatic transmission. Powering the motor is a 39.2 kWh lithium-ion polymer battery with liquid-cooling technology. The SUV gets Eco+, Eco, Comfort and Sport driving modes and is capable of making 0-100 kmph in just 9.7 seconds. The company has provided paddle shifters for adjustable regenerative braking.Hyundai Kona RangeThis is one aspect that makes Kona a very interesting prospect. The electric SUV has an ARAI-certified range of Kona is 452 kms per full charge.Hyundai Kona WarrantyWhile the price of Kona is not less by any means, the carmaker has taken ample care to make sure that the buyers get a hassle-free ownership experience. The electric SUV has a 3-year/unlimited kms warranty along with 3 years of roadside assistance. There is an 8-year/1.60 lakh kms warranty on the battery. Besides, Hyundai is offering 24×7 emergency roadside assistance and service vehicle to vehicle charging support.Hyundai Kona Charging FacilitiesThe electric SUV can be charged up to 80 per cent in 57 minutes through the DC Quick Charger CCS Type 2 (50 kW). Hyundai will provide two chargers with Kona — a 7.2 kW AC Wall Box Charger and a 2.8 kW Portable Charger. The 7.2 kW AC Wall Box Charger will take around 6 hours and 10 minutes for a full charge, while the 2.8 kW Portable Charger will take 19 hours to completely juice up the battery.ALSO READ | Tata Motors wins order for supplying more than 200 units of Hexa SUV to Bangladesh ArmyALSO READ | Maserati Levante Trofeo India launch by 2019-end, to feature Twin Turbo V8 engineALSO READ | Renault Duster facelift launched in India at a starting price of Rs 7.99 lakhGet real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byVarun Singh Tags :Follow Hyundai KonaFollow Hyundai Kona featuresFollow Hyundai Kona price Nextlast_img read more

TPC submits proposals on political solution to Wigneswaran

The proposals were compiled after a TPC committee met for several weeks and discussed a solution for the National issue and also obtained submissions from others.Proposals are also to be sought from the Tamil diaspora before a final set of proposals are compiled and submitted to the public for their approval. (Colombo Gazette) The Tamil People’s Council (TPC) has submitted a set of proposals on a political solution to Northern Province Chief Minister and TPC chairman C V Wigneswaran.According to reports, the proposals were handed over today and Wigneswaran is expected to make it public on Saturday. read more