It’s no secret that confidence in electric cars is rapidly increasing. And as car buyers continue to make the switch, it can be tricky to distinguish the gems from the duds. The Kona Electric by Hyundai makes that difficult decision, easy.
Go electric in style. Hyundai believe electric cars should have all the customary characteristics that make driving a pleasure in the first place. They want their cars to make your driving experience practical for everyday use, but also that extra bit more thrilling. The Kona Electric, with its stylish design, exceptional driving range and fast charging, does just that.
It must be said, electric mobility is far from boring. The Kona Electric is lightning quick off the line thanks to the 395 Nm of instant torque through its all-electric powertrain. The sporty SUV can reach 100km/h in just 7.6 seconds. With its 64 kWh battery and a driving range of up to 449km on a single charge – the Kona Electric the perfect companion for both family outings or a solo business trip.
The spurt of power and premium quality you receive from driving a Kona must be experienced to be believed. So why not drive it today? The Kona Electric is available to test drive at all Hyundai dealerships nationwide.
It’s true, the Kona Electric offers the best of both worlds. The first electric compact SUV in Europe. In addition to the exceptional driving range, the Kona by Hyundai boasts a strikingly sculpted exterior along with a spacious inside. The Kona Electric is expressive from every angle.
When using a 100 kW direct current fast-charger station, the Kona Electric’s lithium-ion polymer battery only takes about 54 minutes to charge to 80 per cent state of charge. If connected to a 50kW station, the charging time is just 75 minutes.
The Kona is affordable compared to its contemporaries. You essentially get the same range as a Tesla or a Jaguar I-Pace, no benefit-in-kind for company cars and from just €38,130*, it’s half the price. It’s truly no wonder Hyundai are Ireland’s best-selling electric car brand of 2019. Visit www.hyundai.ie now for even more information on the Kona Electric.
*Price includes: VRT exemption – €5,000, Residual VRT – €1,126 (Paid by Hyundai), SEAI grant – €5,000 and metallic paint. Excludes delivery and related charges. † Subject to stock availability