Kona Electric specifications.

Exterior design.

Length4180 mm
Width1800 mm
Height (with roof rails)1555 (1570) mm
Wheelbase2600 mm
Wheel track - front / rear1564 mm / 1575 mm
Minimum ground clearance (based on kerb weight) 158 mm
Approach / departure / ramp break over angle16.6⁰ / 32⁰ / 14.6⁰
Wheels & tyresLaunch EditionEliteHighlander
Wheel typeAlloyAlloyAlloy
Wheel dimensions17 x 7.0J +5017 x 7.0J +5017 x 7.0J +50
Tyre dimensions215/55 R17 94V215/55 R17 94V215/55 R17 94V
Spare wheel typeTyre mobility kitTyre mobility kitTyre mobility kit
Exterior stylingLaunch EditionEliteHighlander
Front grille - body coloured
Front grille upper garnish insert - satin silver
Side garnish insert - satin silver
Spoiler - roof colour matched, tailgate mounted
Skid plate - silver
Tailgate garnish insert - chrome--
LightingLaunch EditionEliteHighlander
Exterior lighting - front
Daytime Running Lights (DRL) - LED
Headlight functions - automatic dusk sensing with escort and welcome
Headlight type - LED (low/high beam)--
Headlight type - projector beam-
Positioning lights - LED
Static bending lights--
Exterior lighting - rear
Fog light
High Mount Stop Light (HMSL) - LED
Rear combination lights - LED (bulb indicator and reverse lights)--
Exterior lighting - others
Side repeaters - LED, integrated into side mirrors


Trim Launch Edition Elite Highlander
Exterior / Interior Black leather
Stone Grey / Blue leather
Black leather
Stone Grey / Blue leather
Black leather
Stone Grey / Blue leather
Black leather
Stone Grey / Blue leather
Chalk White
Body coloured roof - -
Phantom Black roof - - - - - -
Lake Silver
Premium Paint
Body coloured roof - - - - -
Phantom Black roof - - - - - - -
Galactic Grey
Mica Premium
Body coloured roof - -
Chalk White roof - - - - - -
Phantom Black
Mica Premium
Body coloured roof - - - - -
Dark Knight roof - - - - - - -
Pulse Red
Premium Paint
Body coloured roof - - - - -
Phantom Black roof - - - - - - -
Ceramic Blue
Mica Premium
Body coloured roof - -
Chalk White roof - - - - - -

*Colours shown are indicative only and may vary due to the printing process. Premium paints are an additional cost.


Interior design.

Head room front / rear (w/ Sunroof)1005 (965) / 957 mm
Leg room front / rear1054 / 848 mm
Shoulder room front / rear1410 / 1385 mm
Hip room front / rear1355 / 1326 mm
Cargo area - VDA (minimum / maximum)332 L / 1114 L
Interior stylingLaunch EditionEliteHighlander
Cloth headlining--5
Alloy effect finish (interior door handles, centre console and power window switches6)
Alloy effect inserts (steering wheel)
Alloy effect surrounds (HVAC dials and air vents)
Coloured stitching & piping - stone grey / blue (seats)666
Premium materials - door centre trim
LightingLaunch EditionEliteHighlander
Interior lighting - front
Front room lights and map lights-
Front room lights and map lights - LED--5
Vanity mirror lights
Interior lighting - rear
Centre room light
Centre room light - LED--5
Interior lighting - others
Cargo area light-
Cargo area light - LED--5
Interior light fade-out delay
Storage solutionsLaunch EditionEliteHighlander
Front seats
Cup holders - centre console
Front seat back pockets
Glovebox compartment
Retractable sunglasses compartment
Ticket holders - sunvisors (driver and front passenger)
Rear seats
Coat hooks - 1x
Cup holders - armrest
Rear seating split folding - 60:40
Boot/Luggage area
Bag hooks - 1x
Cargo shelf
Luggage compartment - 4x mounting points
Luggage net
Side storage recess - right side--
Doors - map pockets and bottle bulges (front and rear)
Roof Rails
Occupant comfort & convenienceLaunch EditionEliteHighlander
Leather3 appointed interior - seats & steering wheel
Front seats
Driver's seat - height adjustable
Driver's seat - power adjustable - 10-way (including 2-way lumbar support) --
Passenger's seat - power adjustable - 8-way--
Front centre console lower storage section - power outlets - 1 x 12V outlets
Front centre console lower storage section - USB power outlet
Front centre console - wireless charging pad (Qi standard)4--
Grip handles - 1x (passenger)
Rear seats
Centre fold down armrest
Grip handles - 2x
Glass sunroof - tilt and slide panel --5
Power windows - front & rear
One touch window up & down function with anti-pinching safety feature - front windows
Solar control glass
Rear privacy glass
Sunvisor (extendable) - driver and front passenger
Ventilation & heatingLaunch EditionEliteHighlander
Air conditioning
Climate control - single zone with auto defog function
Manual controls---
Cabin air filter
Cooling/heating vents - rear floor
Front seats
Air ventilated front seats--
Heated front seats--
Other features
Heated rear windshield
Heated steering wheel--


SecurityLaunch EditionEliteHighlander
Security system
Active lock/unlock operation (user configurable)
Anti-theft alarm
Central locking
Engine immobiliser
Keyless entry remote - 2x---
Smart Key remote - 2x
Multimedia systemLaunch EditionEliteHighlander
Apple CarPlay1 & Android Auto2 compatibility
Bluetooth phone connectivity
Satellite navigation -
SUNA™ Live Traffic Updates-
Touch screen - 7" display--
Touch screen - 8" display-
Infinity™ premium audio system - 8 speakers with external amplifier-
Audio/media sources
AM/FM radio
Digital radio (DAB+)-
Radio Data System (RDS)
AUX / USB audio input with iPod® compatibility
Bluetooth audio streaming
Vision & sightLaunch EditionEliteHighlander
Interior mirror
Electro-chromatic Mirror (ECM) - auto-dimming--
Exterior mirrors
Power adjustable
Power folding with auto fold function
Instrument cluster/driving displays
Head-Up Display (HUD)--
Supervision cluster - 7" TFT colour LCD with trip computer & digital speedometer
Driving convenienceLaunch EditionEliteHighlander
Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) (with auto hold function)
Hyundai Auto Link Premium
One touch turn signal - 3, 5, or 7 flashes
Rain sensing wipers
Rear wiper - 2-stage, with auto wipe on reverse
Smart Key with push button start
Steering wheel mounted controls - audio, phone, cruise control & trip computer
Tilt & telescopic steering column
Driving engagementLaunch EditionEliteHighlander
Drive Mode - 3 settings (Eco, Eco+, Comfort, Sport)
Paddle shifters - regenerative braking control
Shift By Wire (SBW) - electronic gear shift buttons


MotorElectric Motor
Motor typePermanent magnet synchronous motor
ConfigurationFront mounted driving front wheels
Maximum power 150 kW
Maximum torque395 Nm
Transmission Electric Motor
Reduction gearSingle speed reduction gear
Gear ratioReduction gear
Reduction gear7.981
Motor/transmission availabilityElectric Motor
Reduction gear
Launch Edition
TypeColumn mounted Motor Driven Power Steering (C-MDPS), rack & pinion
Minimum turning circle diameter between kerbs / walls 10.6 m
Number of steering wheel turns lock to lock2.5
SuspensionElectric Motor
FrontMacPherson strut
BrakesElectric Motor
SystemDual-diagonal, split circuit, power assisted with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist System (BAS), and active hydraulic booster (regenerative braking)
Front brake typeVentilated disc
Front disc dimensions305 mm x 25 mm
Rear brake typeSolid disc
Rear disc dimensions300 mm x 10 mm
WeightElectric Motor
Kerb weight - lightest 1685 kg
Kerb weight - heaviest1743 kg
Gross Vehicle Mass (GVM)2180 kg
Permissible Axle Weight (PAW) - front1100 kg
Permissible Axle Weight (PAW) - rear1120 kg
Roof rack load limit80 kg
BatteryElectric Motor
Battery typeLithium-ion Polymer
Capacity64.0 kWh
Voltage356 V
On-board AC chargerElectric Motor
Charging capacity7.2 kW
Standard charging time (240 V)Approximately 9 hours 35 minutes
On-board DC fast chargerElectric Motor
Charging capacity100 kW
50 kW fast charging time (up to 80%)Approximately 75 minutes
100 kW fast charging time (up to 80%)Approximately 54 minutes
On-board DC fast chargerElectric Motor
TypeIn-cable control box (ICCB) with domestic 3-pin plug input
Output capacity230 V, 10 A
Charging plugType 2 (IEC 62196-2 Type 2)
Fuel consumption*Electric Motor
Electric driving efficiency - combined (Wh/km)131b (ADR 81/02 & NEDC standard)
153c (WLTP standard)
Electric range557 kmb (ADR 81/02 & NEDC standard)
Approximately 449 kmc real-world range (WLTP standard)

*a. Based on Australian Design Rule 81/02 static laboratory combined average city and highway cycle test. Real world fuel consumption will vary depending on a combination of driving habits, the condition of the vehicle, and other factors such as road, traffic and weather conditions.
b. Range based on Australian Design Rule 81/02 static laboratory combined average city and highway cycle test (same as NEDC defined by UNECE R101/01), and may not reflect real life driving results. Real life driving results will vary depending on a combination of driving style, type of
c. Real-world range based on Hyundai testing under optimum driving conditions. Actual driving results will vary depending on a combination of driving style, type of journey, vehicle configuration, battery age and condition, use of vehicle features (such as heating and air conditioning),



Active safety Launch EditionEliteHighlander
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) including;
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
Brake Assist System (BAS)
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD)
Hill-start Assist Control (HAC)
Traction Control System (TCS)
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)
Hyundai SmartSense ™ including;
Blind-Spot Collision Warning (BCW)
Driver Attention Warning (DAW)
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) - City/Urban/Interurban/Pedestrian
High Beam Assist (HBA)--
Lane Keeping Assist - Line/Road-Edge (LKA-L/R)
Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning (RCCW)
Smart Cruise Control with Stop & Go (SCC w/ S&G)
Other features
Parking Distance Warning-Front (PDW-F) - 4 sensors, with guidance display--
Parking Distance Warning-Reverse (PDW-R) - 4 sensors, with guidance display
Rear view camera with dynamic guide lines
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) - individual tyre pressure readout
Passive safety Launch EditionEliteHighlander
Front airbags - driver & front passenger
Side (thorax) airbags - driver & front passenger
Side curtain airbags - 1st & 2nd row
Impact sensing auto door unlock
Rear door child safety locks
Pretensioners, load limiters & height adjustable upper mounts on front seat belts
Pretensioners & load limiters on rear (outboard) seat belts
Seat belt reminder - front & rear seatbelts
Height adjustable front head restraints with tilt function
Height adjustable rear head restraints
ISOFIX child restraint anchors (rear outboard seats)
Top tether child restraint anchors (rear) - 3 anchors

Options packages.

Option packagesLaunch EditionEliteHighlander
Two-Tone Roof pack
Chalk White, Dark Knight or Phantom Black two-tone roof and side mirrors--



1. Apple CarPlay requires iPhone 5 or subsequent model (lightning cable) in order to operate.
2. Android Auto requires a device with Android 5.0 operating system or subsequent version in order to operate.
3. Finishes specified as leather may contain elements of genuine leather, polyurethane leather (leather substitute) or man-made materials, or a combination thereof.
4. Wireless charging requires a Qi-enabled smartphone or adapter in order to operate.
5. Feature not available when Two-tone roof is optioned.
6. Feature is available on trim only as part of an option interior (stone grey/blue)

● = Feature is available on trim
○ = Feature is available on trim only as part of an option pack
- = Feature is not available on trim