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Hyundai Kona Electric (2018-) review

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Key features
  • Compact/Small SUV
  • Available new
  • Electric
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The Kona Electric was among the first small crossover SUV models to get the zero-emissions treatment and was in a class of its own at its launch in 2018. With a claimed range of up to 300 miles and affordable pricing, it has the potential to persuade a lot of people to switch to electric. It’s no longer got the market to itself, though, so is it still worth considering? Find out in our full Hyundai Kona Electric review.

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January 2022

First reviewed by Which?

June 2019

Released

August 2018

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