The Kona Hybrid small SUV exceeds expectations. Stylish and practical with cutting edge technology. It delivers all the benefits of conventional driving but with the economic advantage of a hybrid powertrain.
The Kona Hybrid is available in 3 trim levels – SE, Premium and top of the range Premium SE.
The compact electric motor works with the 1.6 litre petrol engine to improve fuel economy and achieve CO2 emissions as low as 90 g/km*. They also combine to maximise acceleration when required.
*SE model tested under WLTP regulations.
The petrol engine, electric motor, Lithium-Ion
Polymer battery and Dual Clutch Transmission
are engineered to function together with
The specially calibrated 1.6 l GDI internal combustion engine
delivers 105 PS with class-leading energy efficiency.
High torque and high efficiency are the principal
attributes of the 43.5 PS electric motor. It delivers
impressive acceleration when starting, and can
add extra power at higher road speeds.
Lithium-ion polymer battery
The 1.56 kWh high-power battery has superior charge/discharge
characteristics, maximizing both electric driving and energy regeneration.
Confident and striking – from the powerful alloy wheel designs to the minimalistic headlights, this car is a hybrid more than just its powertrain, fusing small family hatchback functionality with a vibrant SUV style.
With a wide range of exterior colours – there’s something to match your personality.
Life in motion
The refined, sophisticated interior of the Kona Hybrid reinforces the exterior design and offers plenty of technology to connect with your life. SE and Premium models feature black cloth seat upholstery, Premium SE upgrades to leather seat facings.
The spacious 361 litre load area with the 60:40 split-rear seats up, expands to 1,143 litres with rear seats folded down. And with a low loading height of 695 mm, plus a large rear opening width of 1,002 mm, Kona Hybrid has been designed with ease of use in mind.
Technology and safety
A 5" touchscreen infotainment system is included as standard, providing the opportunity for you to mirror your compatible smartphone by using Android Auto or Apple CarPlay. An additional 8" head-up display screen will likely be available as an option or standard with higher trim levels.
The Kona’s driver aids include Lane-keeping Assist and Driver Attention Monitor. The former prevents the vehicle from inadvertently straying out of the lane. The latter, meanwhile, monitors driver input, warning whenever attentiveness levels drop significantly. Six airbags are included too, while optional features include Autonomous Emergency Braking.
The Head-up Display (HUD) features on the Premium SE model. It projects key driving information into the driver’s line of sight, including speed and directions, allowing them to focus on the road ahead.
The 7” touch screen available on SE features display audio and a rear view camera, for manoeuvring into tricky spaces. Premium and Premium SE go big with a 10.25” widescreen display including 3D navigation, split screen function and home screen display customisation.
Located in the centre console of Premium and Premium SE, a wireless charging pad (Qi standard) lets you easily charge a compatible Qi-enabled smartphone without the use of cables.
Bluelink connected car services bring seamless connectivity directly into Kona Hybrid Premium and Premium SE models, via the Bluelink smartphone app
Did you forget to lock your car? Don’t worry, the Bluelink app will alert you. After entering your PIN, you can lock your Kona Hybrid remotely.
Use the Bluelink app to search for destinations while outside of your vehicle. Bluelink then syncs with your navigation system, loading the route so that it’s ready to go when you are.
For more peace of mind, you can run diagnostics directly from the car or check on vehicle health using the Bluelink app.
Open the Bluelink app and the map will guide you to your car.