Hyundai Kona Electric

Hyundai Kona Electric News in Malaysia

  • Hyundai Creta EV spotted testing on the road, will the powertrain be similar to the Kona EV?

    Following the launch of the Hyundai Creta, news regarding an electric version of it popped up and indeed, there appears to be plenty of truth to it as the possible Creta EV has been spotted undergoing road tests in India. From an exterior standpoint, the Creta EV hasn’t changed much from its internal combustion variants, based on photos published by Indian media Motorbeam. Initially, the Creta EV looks to retain an identical cabin to the internal combustion variants but upon closer inspection, t


    Jul 25, 2023

  • Not sure if EV is for you? Try it for a week before buying - GoCar Subs adds Tesla Model Y and Hyundai Ioniq 5, MINI Electric, and more to its fleet

    GoCar Malaysia, a leading on-demand mobility-as-a-service platform, has expanded its GoCar Subs Electric fleet with some of the latest EV models. The new fleet includes the Nissan Leaf, the new Renault Zoe, Hyundai Kona EV (Plus variant), Hyundai Ioniq 5, Great Wall Motors’ Ora Good Cat and even the MINI Electric and Tesla Model Y. The Tesla Model Y is a Long Range variant, with CCS2 DC fast charging port. In addition to the expanded fleet, GoCar Malaysia is also offering new weekly and monthly


    May 19, 2023

  • All-new 2023 Hyundai Kona EV specs confirmed - Up to 490 km of range, 65.4-kWh battery

    The final variant of the all-new Kona range, the all-electric 2023 Hyundai Kona EV has just made its global debut via the digital sphere. Still, the all-new Kona was developed as an EV first even if the variant is the last to be revealed. In addition to the EV which is offered in both standard or long-range variants, the Kona range is also available with hybrid electric and internal combustion engine (ICE) variants. President and CEO of Hyundai Motor Company, Jaehoon Chang said that the Kona EV

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    Mar 9, 2023

  • 2023 Hyundai Kona EV to make global debut in Seoul next month, hybrids to make up 40% of Kona sales in Korea

    The all-new 2023 Hyundai Kona EV – the final variant of the Kona range – will make its global debut at the 2023 Seoul Mobility Show next month. The second-generation Hyundai Kona was first presented to the public online in December 2022. three engine options have been announced for Korea – 198 PS/265 Nm 1.6-litre turbocharged T-GDi, 149 PS / 180 Nm 2.0-litre naturally aspirated, and 1.6-litre naturally aspirated hybrid that makes 141 PS / 265 Nm. Details of the battery EV variant will only be an


    Feb 13, 2023

  • 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 – Cheapest


    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 Active 136,888 141,328 1.6 TGDI 146,888 150,888 1.6

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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 it time to get an


    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


    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 Malaysia's best value-for-money EV The 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 Ele


    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 2025 Buyers who are waiting for their Kona EV can look forward to receiving their cars star


    Feb 23, 2022

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