The Hyundai Kona is here...

Hyundai Kona 1.0 TGDI EXECUTIVE M/T


Hyundai Kona Colours

The Available Hyundai Kona Colours are great to look at and eye catching.

Choose a contrasting roof option to make your Hyundai Kona stand out even more

  1. Pulse Red

  2. Lake Silver

  3. Acid Yellow

  4. Dark Knight

  5. Chalk White

Hyundai Kona Fuel Consumption


L per 100kms

1.0-litre TGDI

6.8 L/100km*

2.0-litre MPI

7.2 L/100km*


Hyundai Kona Safety Features

The Hyundai Kona was awarded a 5-star Euro NCAP safety rating. It comes standard with the following outstanding safety features

– Dual front airbags
– Front seat side-impact airbags
– Side curtain airbags
– Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
– Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)
– Downhill Brake Control (DBC)
– Hillstart Assist Control (HAC)

The Hyundai Kona is based on the i30 hatchback but brings crossover appeal to the road and will rival cars such as the Nissan Juke, Renault Captur and Opel Mokka X, among others. The Hyundai Kona is launching in South Africa this month and Hyundai has confirmed 2 derivatives for our marketL

Hyundai’s first 1.0-litre, 3-cylinder turbopetrol engine will feature in the local Kona range.

A total of 2 engines will be offered. Hyundai’s first 3-cylinder, 1.0-litre turbopetrol engine will be offered under the bonnet of the Kona with outputs of 89 kW and 172 Nm of torque. This engine will be mated to a 6-speed manual transmission driving the front wheels.

The second engine is a naturally-aspirated 2.0-litre petrol engine with 110 kW and 179 Nm of torque and comes mates with a 6-speed automatic transmission as standard, which will power the front wheels.

Key Features

The Hyundai Kona will be offered with good standard specification including a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system.

Both Hyundai Kona derivatives will be offered with Executive specification. A 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with voice-activated Bluetooth and Apple Carplay/Android Auto capability will be offered.

Niceties such as cruise control, electric windows and folding mirrors, cloth seats with contrasting stitching and manual air conditioning are part of the standard package.

In terms of safety, the Hyundai Kona is well-equipped with 6 airbags as standard and useful features such as park assist with rear camera, blind spot detection, rear cross traffic alert, tyre pressure monitoring and Isofix child seat mounts are also standard. The Hyundai Kona is fitted with 17-inch alloy wheels. 

In terms of space, the load bay offers 361 litres, expanding to 1 143-litres with the rear seats folded down.

Hyundai Kona Engine Specs
Built to provide the perfect blend of performance and economy, both of the engines available for the Hyundai Krona derivatives released in South Africa are as reliable as ever. The two options include a 1.0-litre TGDI Gasoline Direct injection petrol engine (a first for the Hyundai brand in SA) and the 2.0-litre MPI Returnless Multi-point electronic fuel injection petrol engine. Both of these model variants will be front-wheel drive only and include a 6-speed manual transmission in the 1.0-litre TGDI and a 6-speed automatic transmission in the 2.0-litre MPI.
The impressive Hyundai Kona Engine Specs are as follows:

1.0-litre TGDI / 88kW / 172Nm
2.0-litre MPI / 110kW / 180Nm

The Hyundai Kona Accessories List is as impressive as this SUV’s looks, and include automatic air-con, a multi-function steering wheel, leather interior trim, cruise control, electric folding side mirrors and an infotainment touchscreen situated in the middle of the upper Kona dashboard. As with all current Hyundai models SatNav features will be an optional extra.

Interior Features Include:
Colour-coded steering wheel
Colour-coded stitching on seats
Colour-coded splashes of body-coloured paint on the air vents
Colour-coded gear shift
Colour-coded starter button surrounds
Exterior Features Include:
LED daytime running lights
Roof-mounted rear spoiler
Integrated third brake light
Roof rails
Black lower body cladding