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Introducing the Hyundai Kona Electric Premium SE 64 kWh: The best affordable long-range SUV

December 22, 2020

 

 

The Hyundai Kona Electric Premium SE 64 kWh is the green compact SUV that will bring you anywhere you want. It is as perfect for city cruising than it is for countryside escapes. It offers the traditional SUV benefits of a practical interior and high driving position plus all the battery-powered benefits. 

When we say it will bring you anywhere, we mean it. The 64kWh battery is liquid-cooled and reliably charges to 80% capacity within 75 minutes using a 50kW rapid charger, giving you a range of up to 278 miles!


"In terms of range offered for the money, it's nothing less than an exceptional, ground-breaking car." 
Autocar

 

Here is a summary of our favourite features: 
 

  • 10.3" Touchscreen Sat Nav with TMC, MapCare and LIVE services
  • Head-up Display (HUD)
  • Front Seats - Heated and Ventilated
  • Heated Steering Wheel 
  • Rear Seats (outer) - Heated
  • Rear Camera and Guidance System
  • Parking Sensors - Front and Rear
  • Lane Follow Assist (LFA)  
  • KRELL Premium Audio - 8 Speaker System and Subwoofer  
  • Auto headlights, rain sensors and climate
  • Battery Heater
  • Bluetooth® Connectivity with Voice Recognition
  • Regenerative Brake Shift Paddles
  • Intelligent Speed Limit Warning (ISLW)

 

Available for delivery Mid-January, for £559 per month with everything included. 

 

 

 

Interior design


The Kona Electric’s spacious interior is as comfortable as it is modern. Inside there is room for 5 people, and 60/40 folding rear seats for added luggage space.

This Premium SE model comes with luxurious features that will transform your driving experience such as electric adjustable leather seats, heated and ventilated front seats, plus heated rear seats and heated stearing wheel. The dashboard boasts an intuitive 7" digital cluster display making critical information readable at a glance, whilst the centre-mounted 10.3" touchscreen gives quick access to car functions including navigation. 

Its standard infotainment system is easy to use and comes with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay smartphone mirroring, so you can seamlessly use the sat-nav and music apps on your smartphone on the Kona’s screen.

Exterior design


The Kona Electric Premium SE 64 kWh has a distinctive, sporty look, with wrap-around LED lights, alloy wheels and roof rails. It’s enticing you to get in and drive. 

The unique closed-off front grille, exclusive aerodynamic 17" alloy wheels and the distinct frame add flair to the design. This trim offers privacy glass on the rear sides and tailgate for a premium finish.

Driving and controls


Its 201 PS electric motor makes this Kona powerful while being very easy to drive as you can shift gear into Drive, Neutral and Reverse with a single button press on the central column. What’s more, regenerative braking controls on the steering column let you balance acceleration and efficiency by shifting power to the wheels or battery as needed.

Rapid charging is possible through a CCS connection. The maximum rapid charge power is 77 kW. The battery can't be charged continuously at this power. In an average rapid charge session the average charge power will be around 64 kW. This charges the battery from 10% to 80% in around 45 minutes. A rapid charge like this will add about 170 miles of range.


"The Kona Electric is great to drive, being punchy in town and comfy and quiet on the motorway.
It has a very commendable range for its size, too."

WowCar

Comfort and convenience


The Hyundai Kona Electric Premium SE 64 kWh offers a wide range of smart features that will make your driving experience even smoother. 

The headlights will turn on automatically thanks to their Dusk Sensor, the windscreen wipers will turn on and adjust automatically thanks to their Rain Sensor and the Climate Control will even automatically de-fog your front windshield! 

The Kona Electric is also very clever at keeping you and your occupants safe, with features including Autonomous Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Recognition and Blind Spot Detection.

To see the full list of features, check out our Hyundai Kona Electric Premium SE 64 kWh  page. 

Don't miss out on this long-range SUV. Click here to book yours now!

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