Sleek, expressive and subversive - the KONA's essence lies in its originality. Its strong identity has been forged from contrasting styling features and desirable good looks.
You are the driver of your life, take the wheel and experience it. Light up the city or browse new horizons. Open your mind and push your limits.
Following the road is one thing. Bending it to suit you is something else. The KONA delivers up to 176PS with agile turbocharged petrol and diesel engines. Also available in 4x4 on selected models.
Choose your mood, connect with your music and connect with the world. The KONA features performance audio, seamless connectivity and ultra-modern tech to keep you in touch, on time and protected.
The KONA is available in five trim levels: S, SE, Premium, Premium SE and Premium GT
S 1.0 T-GDi 120PS 6 speed manual from £16,195, 117 C02 Emissions (g/km); cars come with 16-inch alloy wheels, manual air-conditioning, LED running lights, automatic lights, cruise control, all-round electric windows, a five-inch monochrome LCD display, DAB radio, Bluetooth connectivity and lane-keeping assistance.
SE 1.0 T-GDi 120PS 6 speed manual from £17,495, 125 C02 Emissions (g/km); adds 17-inch alloys, roof rails, a leather steering wheel, front fog lights, rear parking sensors, a reversing camera and a seven-inch infotainment touchscreen, as well as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone connectivity.
Premium 1.0 T-GDi 120PS 6 speed manual from £18,795, 125 C02 Emissions (g/km); brings 18-inch alloys, plusher exterior trim details including a chrome surround for the radiator and a silver skid plate at the back, automatic windscreen wipers, climate control, tinted rear windows, keyless entry, wireless charging, an upgraded stereo and an eight-inch infotainment system with sat nav.
Premium SE 1.0 T-GDi 120PS 6 speed manual from £21,195, 125 C02 Emissions (g/km); adds electric, heated and ventilated front seats, as well as leather upholstery, front parking sensors, a head-up display, blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic alert, which scans behind you when reversing, looking for obstacles.
Top-spec Premium GT 1.6 T-GDi 177PS 7 speed DCT 4WD from £24,995, 153 C02 Emissions (g/km); trim is only available with the 175bhp 1.6-litre engine and brings four-wheel drive and an automatic gearbox, as well as LED headlights, autonomous emergency braking, a driving mode selector and auto-dipping headlights, in addition to the equipment included with Premium SE.
The all-new KONA now provides you with all the advanced technology and seamless connectivity which modern life nowdemands. Selected models now offer wireless smartphone charging, a head-up display and a high-mounted floating touchscreen.
Now available on Premium trims and above. Integrates 3D navigation, media and connectivity features. It now also comes with a free 7-year subscription to LIVE Services. This then can indicate real-time traffic and weather updates and nearby points of interest.
Only on Premium SE trims and above. A head-up display will project relevant driving information, just like speed, navigation commands and warnings directly into the driver's line of sight.
Wireless phone charging
In the Premium models and above is the wireless charging pad (Qi standard) located in the centre console which lets you charge a compatible Qi-enabled smartphone without the use of any cables!
Connectivity and audio
Every KONA includes Bluetooth connectivity and DAB radio. All SE models and above feature Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, while Premium, Premium SE and Premium GT trim now offer high-end audio from KRELL with an 8-speaker system and external amplifier.
Take the wheel and experience the New KONA as you're the driver of your life. Light up the city and discover new horizons. Open your mind and push your limits.
The all-new KONA offers the choice between two highly efficient, turbocharged petrol engines.
1.0 T-GDi Petrol engine - manual transmission
At the heart of the All-New KONA range, the compact turbo-charged 1.0 T-GDi petrol engine boasts 120 PS and 172 Nm of torque, with CO2 emissions as low as 117 g/km. This smaller capacity engine is highly efficient for everyday driving. When required, the turbo delivers powerful low-end torque which works uniformly across the rev range allowing it to be extremely responsive and fun to drive.
Maximum power: 120 PS
Maximum torque: 172 Nm
1.6 T-GDi Petrol engine - DCT transmission
The 1.6 turbocharged engine is available on the KONA Premium GT that takes you from 0 to 62mph in under 8 seconds. The downsized 1.6 T-GDi four-cylinder turbo delivers 177 PS and 265 Nm of torque now gives you the power to handle the city streets and country roads with ease.
Now it is paired with a newly developed, compact four-wheel drive system and smooth-shifting 7-speed Dual Clutch Transmission.
Maximum Power: 177 PS
Maximum Torque: 265 Nm
6-Speed Manual Transmission
KONA's 6-speed manual transmission has been optimised for use with the 1.0 T-GDi turbocharged petrol engine now delivering impressive fuel efficiency and responsiveness with every gear shift.
7-Speed Dual-Clutch Transmission (DCT)
The 7-speed DCT combines the efficiency and everyday fun featuring a manual transmission with the convenience of an automatic. Alongside two driving models - Normal and Sport - allowing you to match your drive to your surroundings, with Sports mode having a different shift pattern where it holds the gears for longer before shifting.
The all-new KONA Premium GT will offer four-wheel drive for the enhanced handling and cornering. The Advanced Traction Cornering will improve KONA's agility and stability, actively distributing torque when accelerating the curves of the road.
The Hyundai SmartSense is the cutting-edge driver assistance system that is built in to provide you with more safety and peace of mind. The all-new KONA is constantly monitoring your surroundings to protect you from potential hazards when driving. From braking to avoid collisions to detecting vehicles in your blind spot.
Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) with pedestrian recognition
Optional on trims up to and including Premium SE, and standard on Premium GT. The AEB uses the front mounted camera and radar sensor to monitor the traffic ahead. If a potential collision is detected. The system will warn the driver, automatically slowing or stopping the vehicle if needed.
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA)
The LKA uses the front camera to monitor the lines of the road and will alert the driver of an unintended lane departure. Then it will apply counter-steering torque to get the car back in the correct lane.
Blind Spot Detection (BSD)
Standard on Premium SE and Premium GT trims where the smart system uses two radar sensors in the rear bumper to monitor traffic in your blind spot. If you choose to change lanes when a vehicle is in your spot a sound alert will be activated.
Full LED Lighting Technology
The Premium GT features powerful and efficient full LED headlights in addition with High Beam Assist will automatically detect on-coming drivers and changes from high beam to low. The Static Bending Light system lights up the area at the front and side of you when driving around a corner in low light.
Rear-Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA)
Available on Premium SE trims and above, the Rear-Cross Traffic Alert system will reduce the risk of a collision when reversing by analysing the area to the rear of the car with two radar sensors.
Driver Attention Alert (DAA)
This has raised safety and convenience to a whole new level by observing and analysing driving patterns. The DDA systems will get the drivers attention with an audible pop-up message suggesting to you to take a break.