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Hyundai Kona Electric News in Malaysia

  • Hyundai's delivered close to 200 EVs in Malaysia, takes owners on a drive to celebrate

    With close to 200 units of EVs delivered under its badge, Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) decided the best way to mark the occasion would be with a little convoy with owners as a sign of appreciation for putting their trust in Hyundai EVs.The carmaker recently played host for a weekend getaway at Avani Sepang Goldcoast Resort for 25 EVs comprising the Ioniq 5 and Kona Eelectric as well as their respective owners and families of course.Also Read: 2021 Hyundai Kona Electric launched – Cheap


    Jul 19, 2022

  • 2022 Hyundai prices post-SST: Ioniq 5 up by RM 10.5k, Kona Electric up by RM 8.5k

    Just like every carmaker in Malaysia, Hyundai Sime Darby Motor (HSDM) too has just released the revised pricing for Hyundai models sold here following the end of the sales and service tax (SST) exemption on 30-June 2022.The following table shows the updated prices of Hyundai models with the inclusion of SST: Hyundai prices post-SST Variants Pre-SST (RM) Post-SST (RM) Elantra 1.6 MPI Premium 158,888 168,888 Kona 2.0 MPI 119,888 124,188 2.0 MPI

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    Jul 7, 2022

  • Bookings for Ioniq 5 and Hyundai Kona Electric exceeded Malaysia’s allocation, HSDM to secure more units

    Hyundai is set to overtake MINI to become Malaysia’s No.1 selling brand for battery electric vehicles (BEVs), as total bookings collected by Hyundai-Sime Darby Malaysia (HSDM) for its battery EV models has greatly exceeded Malaysia’s allocation.HSDM declined to reveal the total number of bookings collected but a post by said more than 200 units of the Ioniq 5 were booked in just two weeks after the model was launched.Also read: Review: Hyundai Kona Electric e-Plus – Is i


    Apr 8, 2022

  • Lucky 13: First owners of Hyundai Kona Electric in Malaysia receive their cars

    Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors Sdn Bhd (HSDM) recently delivered the much-awaited Hyundai Kona Electric to the first 13 customers in Malaysia. Ranging from Kona Electric Lite (e-Lite), Kona Electric Plus (e-Plus) and Kona Electric Max (e-Max), the new electric vehicles (EV) were presented to their owners during a key handover ceremony at the Sime Darby Auto Hyundai (SDAH) Ara Damansara showroom.The Kona Electric is an exciting B-segment sports utility vehicle in the EV market in Malaysia due to its p


    Apr 6, 2022

  • Ever wanted to own an EV but feared the hassle? Just Flux it and lease one instead

    EV ownership or adoption has its drawbacks but you can now experience the electrifying experience of it without the long-term commitment of a bank loan by leasing one of many EVs from Flux; a multi-brand vehicle subscription service.Also Read: Pros and Cons: 2022 Hyundai Kona Electric, possibly Malaysias best value-for-money EVThe service has charged up its fleet with the additions of some of the most exciting EV models in the market that comprise the BMW iX, BMW iX3, BMW i4, Hyundai Kona Electr


    Mar 7, 2022

  • HSDM to begin deliveries of Hyundai Kona EV in March, first batch sold out

    The Hyundai Kona Electric, better known as Hyundai Kona EV, was launched in Malaysia in November 2021 but deliveries have been held up, partly due to the lack of clarity regarding the new road tax structure for battery electric vehicles (BEVs).The matter has since been resolved by JPJ, so deliveries to customers can now begin.Also read: Confirmed: 4 years free road tax for EVs, from 1-Jan 2022 to 31-Dec 2025Buyers who are waiting for their Kona EV can look forward to receiving their cars startin


    Feb 23, 2022

  • New Hyundai 3S centre in Malacca houses an EV charger as well

    If you own or are planning to own a vehicle with the “H” badge on the grille; the Korean version that is, Sing Kwung Premium Sdn Bhd has opened the doors to its new Hyundai 3S centre in Malacca that carries an EV charger for the marque’s growing range of electrified vehicles.If the “3S” in the name didn’t give it away, there’s a showroom, a spare parts centre and a service centre at the new outlet. The service area houses five fully equipped service bays


    Feb 21, 2022

  • Pros and Cons: 2022 Hyundai Kona Electric, possibly Malaysia's best value-for-money EV

    Malaysia’s electric vehicle (EV) arena is still far from being the most populous, but at least with each passing year there’s a longer list of choices. One of them – introduced last year – is the Hyundai Kona Electric range.With us this past week was the mid-range Kona Electric e-Plus, and this is our short Pros and Cons list of the sole Korean EV option in Malaysia.Pro #1: Good value propositionWith tax-free prices starting from RM 149,888, the Kona Electric line-up unse


    Feb 19, 2022

  • Review: Hyundai Kona Electric e-Plus – Is it time to get an EV?

    Mid-range e-Plus variant tested More efficient than Nissan Leaf Buy the petrol variants or EV?In the automotive world, EVs are probably the durian of cars; it’s potent, and some hate it while some are fanatical about it. Personally, my impression towards EVs, or durians for that matter, is relatively neutral.But having spent a couple of days with the Hyundai Kona Electric, it’s now tipping towards the favour of EVs.Also read: 2021 Hyundai Kona Electric launched – Cheapest EV in


    Feb 12, 2022

  • While Malaysia sold 274 EVs in 2021, Indonesia sold 2.5x more with Hyundai leading

    Just like its neighbour, Thailand, sales of electric vehicles (EV) in Indonesia are growing too, except calling it “growth” is an understatement. Explosion is more accurate as sales increased 571.4% in 2021 compared to 2020.Granted, the total number of EVs sold in the archipelago last year is still significantly smaller than the Land of Smiles. According to data collected by Gaikindo courtesy of our colleagues at AutoFun ID, 658 units of EVs were sold in Indonesia in 2021 compared to

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    Jan 24, 2022

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