2020 Hyundai Kona Electric

Serving Watertown, CT, Waterbury, and Bristol

The 2020 Hyundai Kona Electric enters the automotive market with enhanced styling, smarter efficiency and more responsive digital technology. Available in three trims, this revamped all-electric crossover SUV boasts the SmartSense safety technology. The cozy cockpit is also loaded with trademark technologies, such as the Blue Link platform with multiple mobile applications.

Specs 2020 Hyundai Kona Electric
Starting MSRP* $37,190*
All-Electric Range (AER)** 258 miles**
Standard Engine Permanent-Magnet Synchronous Motor
Horsepower 150 kW (201 hp)
Transmission Single-speed transmission, FWD

Exterior and Performance

The 2020 Kona Electric extracts up to 150 kW of pure electric power from a classic permanent-magnet synchronous motor. In addition to delivering 201 net horsepower, the PMSM powertrain cranks out 291 pound-feet of torque. Operating on next-generation lithium-ion polymer technology, the built-in battery package generates up to 356 volts and 64.0 kWh at threshold levels. When the Li-ion battery is fully charged, the 2020 Kona Electric gets an EPA-estimated driving range of 258 miles on the highway or in the city. The Level III charging system restores the battery's power level to 80 percent in just less than an hour. This premium charging hardware has a net rating of 100 kW. A Level III charger with a 50-kW rating is also available for this electric Hyundai car. Additionally, the standard Level II onboard charger has a peak output of 7.2 kW. A single-speed transmission and front-wheel drive are synchronized with the motor and Li-ion battery. Three settings are at your fingertips in the Drive Mode Select, including the ECO Mode.

Interior and Technology

Drawing electricity from the motor and Li-ion battery, heated front seats are standard in the 2020 Kona Electric. Front seats with ventilation are standard only in the Ultimate trim, which also boasts a heating function for the steering wheel. All models have a 60-40 rear seatback with adjustable head restraints. A dual-level cargo floor maximizes the storage space in this compact Hyundai crossover SUV. Map pockets and one-touch power windows are some other standard conveniences in this electric vehicle.

A 7-inch color instrument cluster is installed in the 2020 Kona Electric. You can monitor the car's battery and other components on the vivid LCD monitor. Having a sleek design with an elevated configuration, a 10.25-inch display is available in this efficient Hyundai car. Traffic and travel updates are provided by the HERE service, which is part of HD Radio. You may also play upbeat SiriusXM music on the Infinity audio system. Rated at only 315 acoustic watts, this proprietary sound system offers a great combination of quality and efficiency. The Clari-Fi technology sharpens the acoustic output of this eight-speaker audio system. Dual USB ports, an auxiliary jack and a wireless charging system are also at your disposable in the cabin. Additionally, the 2020 Kona Electric boasts a head-up display and the Blue Link suite. Thanks to the Remote Charging Access mobile app, you can easily monitor and charge the car's powertrain on a smartphone.

2020 Hyundai Kona Electric Interior


The Driver Attention Warning analyzes your driving behavior behind the wheel of the 2020 Kona Electric. For example, the DAW will issue loud tones in the instrument panel if you don't maintain a proper steering angle on the road. This compact Hyundai car has other warning technologies, such as the Blind Spot Collision and Rear Cross-Traffic Collision. Automatic braking is integrated into the FCA-Ped function, which recognizes moving vehicles and pedestrians. Braking adjustments might also be executed by the Smart Cruise Control. If you try to zip into another lane without signaling, the Lane Keeping Assist will come on. The High Beam Assist is also part of the car's SmartSense safety package.

Test Drive Today!

Come and test drive the 2020 Kona Electric at our Hyundai dealership in Watertown, CT. Your trim options for this all-electric crossover SUV include the base SEL, mid-level Limited and high-end Ultimate. If we don't have your trim in stock, we'll do our absolute best to locate one for you!


*MSRP excludes destination, taxes, title and registration fees. Starting at price refers to the base model, optional equipment not included. A more expensive model may be shown. Pricing and offers may change at any time without notification. To get full pricing details, see your dealer.

**EPA estimated AER may vary by transmission, trim and individual driving behavior.