On social networks, images are spreading about the facelifted Hyundai Kona with the HCMC license plate after the Creta 2022 launch event. This is the upgraded version that many fans of this model have been waiting for because of its beautiful design. , especially there are 2 options of naturally aspirated 2.0L and 1.6L turbocharged engines. Meanwhile, Hyundai Creta emphasizes on practicality with only the 1.5L engine option, so the feeling behind the wheel will not be compared with “brother” Kona.
Hyundai Kona is upgraded to the 2021 version in Ho Chi Minh City.
This is essentially the 2018 Hyundai Kona with the bodykit of the 2021 Kona N version. The bodykit was purchased by car owners from abroad, including the front end and side braces. The headlights have also been replaced. The car still uses black plastic wheel rims and 18-inch 5-spoke dual-spoke wheels, while with the “genuine” Kona N version, the wheel cavity rims are painted in the same color and the wheels have changed to a new design.
Although TC Motor has not confirmed, the appearance of Creta 2022 will cause Kona to be killed in the Vietnamese market. Therefore, consumers will not have the opportunity to wait for the 2021 version or the upcoming all-new generation of Kona. This model at dealers nationwide is also being discounted to discharge inventory, switch to Creta 2022.
The original Hyundai Kona in Vietnam has an overall length of 4,165mm, a width of 1,800mm, a height of 1,565mm, and a 2,600mm wheelbase. Version 2.0 is equipped with Atkinson MPI 2.0L engine, capacity of 149 horsepower and torque of 180 Nm. 6-speed automatic transmission. The most advanced version uses Gamma 1.6 T-GDi turbocharged engine, capacity of 177 horsepower and torque of 265 Nm. 7-speed dual clutch transmission.
When launched in 2018, Kona’s design was considered fancy with low-set headlights. This type of design later appeared on Santa Fe, Tucson… The interior compartment is designed according to the passenger-centered philosophy. Surface materials are mainly plastic and leather. While the 2.0 AT version only uses felt material to cover the seats. The driver’s seat is 10-way power adjustable, while the driver’s seat of rival Ford EcoSport only has 6-way manual adjustment.
8-inch touchscreen entertainment screen, Apple CarPlay connectivity. Sound system 6 speakers. 1 zone automatic air conditioner. In addition to the usual 12V charging port, Kona also has Qi standard wireless charging. Leather-wrapped steering wheel, 4-way adjustment, integrated with quick adjustment buttons, including Cruise Control automatic throttle system.
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