The entry-level electric vehicle segment is booming, so we compare five new and upcoming models.
If approved, they will slot under the Kona and Stonic and might eventually replace the automakers’ city cars.
The battery-electric Kona will be initially available in California, with more states to follow.
The Koreans are looking to add a hybrid between the regular Kona and the Kona EV.
The special edition Kona will arrive at dealers locally from March 1, with a starting price of £27,995.
The 2019 NACTOY winners have been announced at the Detroit Auto Show.
Actually it starts at $36,450 but the maximum available federal tax credit cuts the price to just under $30k.
The same testing error caused Hyundai to overestimate the Kona Electric’s driving range but it’ll still do 279 miles on a full charge.
The winners in each category will be announced on January 14, during the 2019 Detroit Auto Show.
The 2019 Kona Electric offers a more range than competitors such as the Chevrolet Bolt and Nissan Leaf.
The SUV’s starting price has increased by $490 for the new model year. but it also comes with more gear.
The Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra will duke it out in the truck category.