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Revised Hyundai Kona gets hybrid and mild-hybrid drivetrains

Hyundai Kona

HYUNDAI'S revised Kona SUV is priced from £21,060.

The revised model has been updated inside and out, and will be available with hybrid and mild-hybrid powertrains as well as in sporty N Line trim.

Mild-hybrids use a 1.0-litre petrol engine with a 48-volt electric motor and six-speed manual transmission.

The hybrids use a 1.6-litre petrol engine with an electric motor that's powered by a 1.56kWh battery pack and get a six-speed automatic.

Entry-level models get 17-inch alloy wheels, LED daytime running lights and a rear spoiler for the outside, with a digital instrument cluster, automatic headlights, and an eight-inch infotainment system inside.

N-Line prices start at £23,590, and come with 18-inch alloy wheels and sportier details for the exterior body work, while inside there's red stitching, metal pedals, and N logos throughout.

It also comes with a larger 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system with sat nav, and an upgraded sound system.

Hyundai Kona

The Kona Premium starts at £23,660 and gets some exterior upgrades and its own 18-inch alloy wheel design, with heated seats inside and front parking sensors.

Finally, top-spec Ultimate models get LED headlights, electric front seats, a sunroof and extra safety systems from £25,960.

The Kona Hybrid is available on SE Connect, Premium and Ultimate trims and starts from £23,750. It's differentiated from other models through its own alloy wheel designs.

Hyundai Kona

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