Hyundai unveils electric SUV – Kona

Chennai: Hyundai has unveiled its electric SUV, the Kona, at Rs 25.30 lakh in India, leading the charge towards e-mobility in the country for long range battery electric vehicles (BEV).

Hyundai says the car can cover 452 km in one single charge. The firm is providing two chargers- a portable one and AC Wall Box Charger – to its customers along with the vehicle.

The Kona will be sold by 14 dealers of Hyundai in 11 cities and the company is also collaborating with Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) in four cities, Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai and Bengaluru, to set up changing stations with fast chargers in select fuel stations.

The company is also offering a warranty of three years with unlimited kilometres and on the lithium ion battery, Hyundai will offer warranty of eight years upto 1.6 lakh km. The SUV comes with a battery size of 39.2 kWh

NT Bureau