2019 Hyundai Kona Electric Priced from $37,495
All-electric small CUV targeted directly at Chevrolet Bolt EV.
Hyundai has announced pricing for the 2019 Kona Electric, and it's right in the same ballpark as its chief competitor, the Chevrolet Bolt EV. The base model starts at $37,495 including destination, which is exactly the same as a base 2019 Bolt EV. Available incentives for the 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric include a $7,500 tax credit and state incentives likes California's CVRP rebate, which adds up to an extra $2,500 depending on eligibility.
A base Kona Electric SE comes standard with Hyundai's Smart Sense active safety suite, heated front seats, cloth upholstery, a 7.0-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration, keyless entry and start, two USB ports, and 17-inch alloy wheels. Higher trims are available with LED headlights, an upgraded adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go function, navigation, an eight-speaker Infinity audio system, wireless phone charging, and parking sensors.
With a full charge, the Kona Electric is EPA-rated for 258 miles of range. Using a Level 2 charger, the crossover can be fully charged in nine hours and 35 minutes. On a Level 3 quick charger, the Kona EV can get to 80 percent charge in 75 minutes (50-kW charger) or 54 minutes (100-kW charger). The Kona's electric motor makes 201 hp and 290 lb-ft of torque and is paired to a 64-kW-hr lithium-ion battery.