For those who’re opting for the Hyundai Kona Electric 2020 over the practically identical Chevy Tahoe, you might as effectively skip right to the Hyundai Kona Electric 2020. You get a a lot better powertrain and more refined suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all of the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Edition package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made lately, however the Hyundai Kona Electric 2020 happens to be considered one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Hyundai Kona Electric 2020 gives ruggedness and excessive towing capability that only this kind of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes commonplace, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction if you want it most.
The Hyundai Kona Electric 2020, however, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this type of vehicle. Cargo house isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. We’re also not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the Hyundai Kona Electric 2020’s experience and driving expertise begin to fall in keeping with extra fashionable autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might advocate testing the Hyundai Kona Electric 2020’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a better maximum towing capability and superior cargo space and it’s throughout a more refined and upscale automobile.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides ahead collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, computerized excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort bundle provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting fashions at additional price. Optionally available for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the Hyundai Kona Electric 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The Hyundai Kona Electric 2020 additionally affords power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the Hyundai Kona Electric 2020 fresh by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Value Package deal as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury Hyundai Kona Electric 2020, which pushes the Hyundai Kona Electric 2020 into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and can be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban form as nicely, normally at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.