Hyundai Kona Electric is a car for the future. With a launch price of 25.30 Lakhs, Hyundai Kona Electric is the first-ever fully electric SUV to hit the Indian roads.
The electric subcompact crossover SUV offers powerful performance with its 39.2 kWh drive train. A powerful 64 kWh drivetrain version is available globally but not in India. ARAI test results indicate a driving range of 452km; real world range is around 300-350km.
There are 3 driving modes- Sport, Eco, and Comfort; Sport mode adds excitement to the driving experience. The electric motor provides a power output of 136ps (134.14hp) and provides a humongous torque of 40.27kgm (394.9137955Nm). The car soars into 100kmph from standstill in 9.7s.
As of now, Hyundai Kona Electric is one of its kinds and have no direct Electric SUV rivals. Though, Ford Ecosport Maruti Suzuki Brezza are rivals from the subcompact crossover SUV segment.