Hyundai's first electric SUV

Offenbach, 7. February 2018

The Hyundai Kona was the first purely electrically powered SUV. So proud of Hyundai announced the electrification of the Kona and forgets, ignores or conceals, the Tesla Model X is whirring already through the area. From this dubious superlative, to be the first, apart from the sound data of the Kona but not bad. Up to 470 km (WLTP-standard) wide-to come. Customers can choose from two drive variants are equipped with different-sized Lithium-Polymer battery units. The range of the smaller battery unit Hyundai still says nothing – except that it is supposed to be an "everyday range". Whatever the hell that means.

Affordable E-SUV

To keep the rest of the key features of the Kona electric Hyundai also covered. We know, however, that the market introduction is expected to take place in the second half of the year 2018. The Premiere is scheduled for the Geneva auto salon 2018 (8. to 18. March). And: The electro-Kona is supposed to be the strongest model of the series. This is the title of the 1.6 T with 177 HP currently holds. With about 200 HP, it is expected, therefore, to. The base price could move to € 30,000. This point should prove to be correct, could Hyundai bring immediately a best seller on the market. The list of affordable electric cars falls short.

A Possible Best Seller

Particularly, if you look around in the class of SUVs. Who knows, maybe we will drive in view of the threat of Diesel-driving bans, soon, all the Kona electric, and Hyundai is rising to the global largest car maker and the world breaks. Or nothing happens from all of this? We are eagerly waiting for the launch.(dh)