Hyundai Kona facelift to be launched in India next year
Veteran automaker Hyundai is soon going to bring the facelift variant of Kona Electric in India.
Currently the company is testing it. Recently it has been spotted during testing on Indian roads.
It is being speculated that it can be launched by the end of next year. At the same time, the company will also update it with a bigger battery pack.
Let us know what is going to be found in this car.
How will the design of the Electric Kona facelift be?
The biggest change in the upcoming Hyundai Kona EV facelift will be its exterior design. This includes new headlights and front grille.
It could get a sloping roof, muscular bonnet, a blacked-out grille, redesigned bumpers and a sonic blue paintwork.
The car also gets 19-inch forged alloy wheels along with roof rails, blacked-out B-pillars, ORVMs and P zero performance tyres, to provide a rugged look.
Got this information about the powertrain
Internationally, the electric SUV is available in two powertrain options. First, it has a 39.2kWh battery pack, which is paired with a 136PS electric motor.
On the other hand, 64kWh battery pack and 204PS electric motor are available in it. Currently in the Indian market, this car comes with a battery pack of 39.2kWh.
To compete with Tata Nexon EV Max, the company can bring it with a bigger battery pack.
These features will be available in the car
This electric car will have a 5-seater cabin with premium seats. The car will also get a touchscreen infotainment system with support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and a digital instrumental console.
Let us know that keeping in mind the safety of the passengers, many airbags, parking cameras and sensors have been provided in the car. At the same time, voice command technology and ambient lighting can also be given as new features.
What will be the cost of Electric Kona facelift?
The information about the price and availability of this car in the Indian market will be given at the time of its launch. However, it is being speculated that it can be launched around Rs 25 lakh.
Hyundai’s electric car Kona is the only electric car from the company available in the Indian market.
Recently, the company launched its current model in the option of two new colors – Fairy Red and Phantom Grey.
Let us tell you that in 2020, the facelifted Kona Electric was introduced globally. Now this model is being brought to India.
Currently, the company is preparing to launch its Tucson SUV on August 10.