The front-wheel drive Kona EV comes in three trims: SEL, Limited and Ultimate. It is powered by a 201-hp electric motor mated to a single-speed reduction gear transmission. The all-electric includes DC fast charging for quick rest stop recharging. Standard safety features include six airbags, rearview camera, traction and stability control, Blind-Spot Collision Warning, Lane Keeping Assist, Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist, Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning and Driver Attention Warning. Trim-specific features include power sunroof, Bi-Xenon headlamps, ventilated front seats, power driver seat, leather upholstery, auto climate control, Infinity speakers, Clari-Fi, Bluetooth, navigation, Smart Cruise Control, BlueLink, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, Qi wireless charging, rear parking sensor and heated steering wheel.
The Kona EV is new for 2019.