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Hyundai Malaysia drops first Hyundai Kona teaser, coming in October

Hyundai Sime Darby Motors (HSDM), the official distributor of Hyundai vehicles in Malaysia has just dropped a teaser of the upcoming Hyundai Kona on its Facebook page, hinting that the launch is just around the corner.The caption simply said, “A glance of the "upcoming" interior. You Drive it. You Define it.”, posted together with the interior of the Kona.Now, the Hyundai Kona has been a long time coming – the car was earmarked for Malaysia since 2017 and HSDM preview

Eric

Eric

Aug 26, 2020

Hyundai Kona diacah secara rasmi? Hampir pasti dilancarkan Oktober?

Hyundai KonaSelepas tular dengan gambar intipan Hyundai Kona yang dijalankan pada minggu lepas, Hyundai nampaknya mengambil langkah selamat dengan mengacah sendiri beberapa imej Hyundai Kona. Melalui laman sosial Facebook, Hyundai telahpun mengacah bahagian dalaman Hyundai Kona yang agak menawan!Dengan kapsyen yang berjudul ‘A glance of the “upcoming” interior’ (Sekilas pandang rekaan dalaman yang ‘akan datang’), ramalan pelancaran Hyundai Kona pada bulan Okto

Haris

Haris

Aug 26, 2020

Want a turbocharged Kona? Wait for the Hyundai Kona N Line, coming to Malaysia

Surprise, surprise - at the back of the facelifted 2021 Hyundai Kona reveal today, Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) confirmed that the hotter Kona N Line will be joining the line-up soon. But temper your expectations a bit as this isnt the full-on crazy Hyundai Kona N - this is a slightly tartier version of the naturally-aspirated Kona range we currently have here. As the tease shows (linked below), expect a racier exterior - complete with aggressive front and rear bumpers complemented with dual

Sanjay

Sanjay

Apr 16, 2021

Spyshot: Hyundai Kona Electric facelift di Indonesia, Malaysia bernasib malang?

Kini, sudah hampir 3 bulan sejak Hyundai Indonesia melancarkan Hyundai Kona Electric sekali dengan Ioniq Electric. Walau apapun, penemuan baru-baru ini menjelaskan beberapa intipan Hyundai Kona Electric facelift di negara tersebut.Perbandingan bersebelahan untuk model sebelum facelift (kiri) dan facelift (kanan)Menurut Instagram Indra Fathan, intipan ini diambil di markas Hyundai di Indonesia. Berdasarkan maklumat yang sahih, model facelift akan hadir dengan ciri yang lebih lengkap.Selain peruba

Faisal

Faisal

Jan 26, 2021

2021 Hyundai Kona facelift teased! New sport-car like bonnet

Hyundai Motor Company is on a roll in the second half of 2020. Not only have they launched the 2020 Hyundai Sonata and unveiled the Hyundai Santa Fe facelift and Hyundai Elantra N-Line, but they have also now dropped teasers of the 2021 Hyundai Kona facelift.From what little we can see of the new B-segment SUV, the Kona will get a flatter bonnet giving it the illusion of a sports car. The Hyundai logo has also been moved onto the tip of the new clamshell bonnet, previously the logo was located o

Jerrica

Jerrica

Aug 26, 2020

Hyundai Kona Electric to be assembled in Indonesia by 2023?

Our friends at Otodriver Indonesia have reported that the Hyundai Kona Electric might be assembled in Indonesia come 2023. The electric car might be produced at the new Hyundai Plant in Cikarang.Their source prefers remain unidentified. The Hyundai Kona Electric had made a public appearance at the Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show 2018 (KLIMS 2018).Pre-facelift Hyundai Kona electric at KLIMS 2018Pre-facelift Hyundai Kona electric at KLIMS 2018After that, the car has been spotted several time

Arif

Arif

Nov 17, 2020

FAQ: Your biggest questions about the 2020 Hyundai Kona answered

The launch of the all-new 2020 Hyundai Kona has been a long time coming. Hyundai Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) first previewed the pending arrival of the car at 2018, but since then news about the car has gone quiet until back in August 2020 when 2 units were spotted on the roads with trade plates on. We’ve already let slip a few details, but what else do you need to know?Q: Is it imported or locally assembled?A: The 2020 Hyundai Kona will be fully imported (CBU) from Hyundai’s Ulsan plan

Jerrica

Jerrica

Nov 1, 2020

Pelancaran Hyundai Kona dan Hyundai Sonata di Malaysia, 30 Okt 2020. Nak 'bakar' X50?

Peminat Kona dan Sonata boleh siap-siap tunggu hari Jumaat ini kerana Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) baru saja mengesahkan yang Hyundai Kona 2020 dan Hyundai Sonata 2020 serba baharu akan dilancarkan pada 30 Oktober 2020!Pelancaran tersebut akan dijalankan di laman Facebook rasmi Hyundai Malaysia pada pukul 3 petang. HDSM membuat pengumuman ini menerusi satu video acah yang menarik untuk menarik perhatian peminat bagi pelancaran rasmi Kona dan Sonata sekaligus.Anda boleh lihat video acahnya di siniHyu

Mersita

Mersita

Oct 27, 2020

Hyundai Kona and Hyundai Sonata to launch online in Malaysia on 30 October 2020

Mark your calendars as Hyundai Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) has just confirmed that the all-new 2020 Hyundai Kona and all-new 2020 Hyundai Sonata will both be launched on 30 October 2020!The launch will be held on Hyundai Malaysia’s official Facebook page at 3 pm. HDSM made the announcement via a sleek video teaser, inviting fans to witness the official launch of the Kona and Sonata at the same time.Watch the video teaser hereThe Hyundai Kona is not the only B-segment SUV that will be launchin

Jerrica

Jerrica

Oct 24, 2020

The X50's gatecrasher is here: Hyundai Kona launches tomorrow

It's been a long time coming - since KL International Motor Show (KLIMS) 2018 - but the Korean contender to the Proton X50, the Hyundai Kona, launches tomorrow. What do we know about the Kona?The Kona as driven in Malaysia.We've been charting it around its trips, from a first drive in New Zealand and closer to home, a preview and quick review in Malaysia. To recap, the B-segment SUV will have three variants at launch, with the range-topper having a different engine from the res

Sanjay

Sanjay

Oct 29, 2020

New facelifted Hyundai Kona vs pre-facelift, what's the difference?

The Hyundai Kona is a new B-segment SUV that will soon make its debut in Malaysia. A facelifted version of the Kona has been unveiled but we will most likely get the pre-facelift version starting at RM115,000 and powered by a 1.6-litre T-GDI Smartstream turbocharged engine (177 PS / 265 Nm). The pre-facelift version has been spotted on our roads last month.Looking sleeker without the “nostrils”, the facelifted Kona has also moved the location of the badge away from the grill. The &ld

Arif

Arif

Sep 3, 2020

Spyshot: Hyundai Kona baru dilancarkan tahun lepas tapi model facelift dah tiba?

Hyundai Kona (generasi pertama) baru sahaja dilancarkan di Malaysia pada bulan Oktober 2020. Ketika pelancarannya di sini, model ini telah menerima kemaskini facelift secara global justeru memberikan kemungkinan bahawa model facelift akan tiba dalam masa lebih setahun lagi.Hyundai Kona faceliftWalaubagaimanapun, gambar intipan yang tular oleh pembaca Wapcar.my (Mr William) memberikan petanda bahawa model facelift akan tiba lebih awal berbanding jangkaan. Gambar tersebut yang dikatakan diambil di

Haris

Haris

Mar 1, 2021

Review: 2020 Hyundai Kona - the Korean alternative to the Proton X50

Just recently, Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors (HSDM), the official distributor of Hyundai vehicles in Malaysia, organized a media preview of the 2020 Hyundai Kona ahead of the models introduction.Lets take a look at how well the Hyundai Kona fares in Malaysia, as weve driven the Kona in New Zealand a couple of years ago.Exterior – Handsome looks, unlike anything elseDespite being a three-year-old model (Hyundai also just introduced the facelifted model overseas), the Hyundai Kona still looks fr

Eric

Eric

Sep 30, 2020

Hyundai Kona vs Proton X50 vs Honda HRV: Kona low spec harga RM 115k! Fokus pada ciri-ciri?

Hyundai KonaHyundai Sime Darby Malaysia telah melancarkan Hyundai Kona bersama-sama dengan Hyundai Sonata hari ini. Bakal menjadi pencabar terbaru segmen B secara keseluruhan, Hyundai Kona bakal bersaing dalam pasaran yang semakin hangat. Ada Proton X50, Honda HR-V, Kia Seltos dan kalau nak kira sekali crossover, Mitsubishi Xpander.Jadi kita melihat, kita membongkar, SUV manakah paling berbaloi untuk varian asas. Dengan harga sebanyak RM 115k, nak tahu apa yang anda bayar untuk sebuah Hyundai Ko

Haris

Haris

Oct 31, 2020

New 2021 Hyundai Kona vs pre-facelift, what are the differences?

As you know, the new 2021 Hyundai Kona facelift has made its debut in town – just 6 months after the launch of the pre-facelift. The new Kona looks very different from the pre-facelift, but what other upgrades does the new SUV boast?Also read: Priced from RM 120k, 2021 Hyundai Kona facelift launched in Malaysia, no turbo for nowThis new vs old comparison will focus on the current range-topping variants for the Kona – in this case, it is the 2.0 Active versus the 1.6-litre Turbo varia

Jerrica

Jerrica

Apr 17, 2021

Spied: Hyundai Kona Electric facelift spotted in Indonesia, is it skipping Malaysia?

It has been a little over 3 months since Hyundai Indonesia launched the pre-facelift Hyundai Kona Electric alongside the Ioniq Electric in the archipelago. However, we have found some spyshots that suggest the facelift might be heading there soon.Side by side comparison of the pre-facelift (left) and facelift (right)Indra Fathan shared these photos via his Instagram, and the photos were allegedly taken at a Hyundai facility in Indonesia. Based on the info provided by the Indonesian sleuth, the K

CY Foong

CY Foong

Jan 26, 2021

2020 Hyundai Kona; From RM 115k, CBU Korea, ADAS, 1.6L Turbo

When Hyundai Sime Darby Malaysia (HSDM) opened bookings for the 2020 Hyundai Kona, we also reported that the B-segment SUV is expected to be priced around RM 1,1x,xxx but no other info was released. Now HSDM has confirmed that prices will start from RM 115,000 onwards.Based on our leaked information, HSDM will be offering 3 variants at launch; 2.0 Standard, 2.0 Mid, 1.6 T-GDi High. Looks like the 2.0 Standard will be the variant priced at RM 115,000. We can estimate that the top-spec 1.6 T-GDi v

Jerrica

Jerrica

Sep 1, 2020

Hyundai Kona facelift 2021 dilancarkan – enjin SmartStream G2.0 + CVT, bermula RM 119,888!

Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) baru sahaja melancarkan Hyundai Kona facelift 2021 (CBU) sebentar tadi. Keluaran terbaru buat SUV segmen B yang didatangkan sebagai model CBU ini ditawarkan dengan varian Standard dan Active dengan julat harga RM 119,888 ke RM 136,888 (harga atas jalan tanpa insurans serta potongan 50% untuk cukai SST).Juga baca: Spyshot: Hyundai Kona baru dilancarkan tahun lepas tapi model facelift dah tiba?EksteriorPada bahagian luar, Hyundai Kona facelift tampil dengan reka be

Faisal

Faisal

Apr 16, 2021

Hyundai Kona sudah boleh ditempah sebelum Proton X50! Harga bermula RM 115k?

Hyundai KonaSetelah sekian lama diacah dan diintip, akhirnya Hyundai Malaysia mengambil inisiatif untuk membuka tempahan Hyundai Kona bermula hari ini. Jika anda telah mendaftarkan diri untuk pra tempahan, anda berpeluang untuk menghadiri majlis pelancaran Hyundai Kona secara eksklusif!Layari laman web Hyundai di sini, isikan butiran anda dan bayar RM 288* (tertakluk kepada terma) sebagai yuran tempahan. Harganya pula bermula daripada RM 115,000 *kemaskini 1 Sept 2020.Perbandingan hargaHyun

Haris

Haris

Aug 27, 2020

Hyundai Kona bakal terjah pelancaran Proton X50 pada bulan Oktober!

Walaupun Proton belum dapat memastikan bila Proton X50 akan dilancarkan, kami cukup yakin ia akan berlaku dalam bulan Oktober. Beberapa sumber kami yang dipercayai memberi tarikh yang sangat spesifik - 15 Oktober.Pelancaran pada bulan Oktober mudah difahami kerana Proton sangat memerlukan X50 untuk menutup jurang sasaran penjualan tahunannya yang terganggu akibat pandemik Covid-19. Sehingga Jun 2020, Proton hanya berjaya menjual 37,078 unit kereta berbanding 74,170 unit oleh Perodua. ​Geely Biny

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Aug 19, 2020

Hyundai Kona bookings opened for Malaysia! Same 177 PS as Proton X50?

After suddenly showing up undisguised on Ara Damansara streets last week, the 2020 Hyundai Kona is now officially open for booking per Hyundai Malaysia's website. This confirms we'll be getting green and grey as options.It's welcome news for Malaysians who have been eagerly waiting for this Korean B-segment SUV, since the last time any of us got a glimpse of it was at the 2018 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (KLIMS).What is the Hyundai Kona?Long story short,

Sanjay

Sanjay

Aug 27, 2020

Leaked: Here’s the full details of the Malaysian-spec Hyundai Kona!

The full specs of the Malaysian-spec Hyundai Kona have leaked out, giving us a good idea of what Hyundai Sime-Darby Motors has prepared for its upcoming B-segment SUV.For starters, HSDM will offer three variants of the Kona, namely 2.0 Standard, 2.0 Mid, and 1.6 T-GDI High.As the names suggest, two powertrains will be offered. The first is a 2.0-litre naturally-aspirated petrol engine that does 150 PS and 180 Nm, mated to a 6-speed torque converter automatic transmission.The base Kona gets a 2.0

Eric

Eric

Aug 27, 2020

HSDM confirms arrival of new 2021 Hyundai Kona facelift, no turbo at launch

Following the announcement of the 2021 Hyundai Palisade in Malaysia, Hyundai-Sime Darby Motor (HSDM) has also confirmed that the updated 2021 Hyundai Kona facelift will be introduced here as well.At launch, HSDM will offer the Kona facelift with a new powertrain, namely the Smartstream G2.0 Atkinson cycle naturally-aspirated four-cylinder petrol engine. The new SmartStream engine is good for 149 PS and 180 Nm, mated to a CVT-type automatic that sends drive to the front wheels.The turbocharged en

Eric

Eric

Mar 12, 2021

Spied: 2020 Hyundai Kona in Malaysia! Proton X50 rival to launch soon?

It looks like the 2020 Hyundai Kona will be making it to Malaysia after all as our friends over at PanduLaju have reported a sighting of the B-segment SUV with trade plates!This is the first time since the 2018 Kuala Lumpur International Motor Show (KLIMS) that the Hyundai Kona has been seen in Malaysia. Yes, plans for the SUV’s arrival has long been in talks.The SUVs were spotted near Oasis Ara Damansara, which is where Hyundai Sime Darby Motor’s (HSDM) headquarters is now loca

Jerrica

Jerrica

Aug 18, 2020

Hyundai Kona 2020 dilancarkan: CBU, bermula RM 115,888 – Saingan Proton X50 dari Korea?

MInggu ini, kita menerima dua kehadiran baharu dalam kategori SUV segmen B. Salah satunya ialah Proton X50 dan satu lagi ialah Hyundai Kona. Dilancarkan sebagai model CBU, Hyundai Kona ditawarkan dengan harga yang bermula daripada RM 115,888 (harga tanpa insuran dan termasuk pengecualian cukai SST). Istimewanya, tawaran harga ini hanya diberikan dalam masa yang terhad.Namun begitu, kita tidak menerima model yang sudah dikemaskini (facelift) kerana ia belum dihasilkan untuk versi pemanduan belah

Faisal

Faisal

Oct 30, 2020

Superlative-wrapped Hyundai Kona showcased in Malaysia - more than meets the eye

So here it is - we've taken a gander at the Malaysian-spec Hyundai Kona, and Hyundai really, really wants you to think Kona = good times.Part of that effort is putting on a beach-themed plinth and plastering fun adjectives everywhere! Interesting...How much of that it successfully pulls off though, you tell us in the comments. On with it then...ExteriorAs you know, Hyundai Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) will be bringing in the pre-facelift version, so the styling is a litt

Sanjay

Sanjay

Sep 24, 2020

Spied: 2021 Hyundai Kona facelift in Malaysia - better equipped to fight the X50?

A little over four months since its introduction in Malaysia, it seems that the 2021 Hyundai Kona facelift will soon be upon us! Theres rows of them, and this sole image was contributed by WapCar.my reader William, shot in an unnamed location.A closer look at the facelifted KonaThe Kona facelift brings upon a host of changes compared to the pre-facelift that was initially launched here. In addition to a more rotund look, the facelifted Kona also has a retouched interior with added features.Also

Sanjay

Sanjay

Mar 1, 2021

Hyundai Kona 2020 lebih berbaloi daripada Honda HR-V dan Proton X50?

Hyundai Kona 2020 baru saja dilancarkan dengan harga pengenalan RM 115,888 hingga RM 143,888 bagi tiga varian – ‘naturally aspirated’ 2.0 Standard dan 2.0 Active, serta varian spesifikasi tinggi 1.6 Turbo yang semuanya diimpot dari Korea (CBU).Harga pengenalan ini akan luput pada 31 Disember 2020 apabila pengecualian 50% SST untuk kereta impot berakhir. Bermula tahun baharu, senarai harga untuk Hyundai Kona 2021 akan naik sehingga: Kona 2.0 MPI Standard: RM 123,888 Kona 2.0 MPI

Mersita

Mersita

Nov 3, 2020

Spesifikasi Hyundai Kona bocor! Varian enjin 1.6 liter lebih mahal dari enjin 2.0 liter?

Hyundai KonaHyundai Sime Darby Malaysia sedang bersedia untuk melancarkan Hyundai Kona pada bulan Oktober. Bagi peminat kereta Korea, ini adalah SUV segmen B yang bakal menyaingi kereta Jepun seperti Honda HR-V dan Mazda CX-3. Tempahan untuk model ini sudah bermula, ketahui maklumat lanjut di sini.Walaupun belum ada spesifikasi rasmi oleh Hyundai Malaysia, kami telah menerima spesifikasi berikut daripada sumber yang boleh dipercayai. Sebagai pengenalan, Hyundai Kona akan menerima 3 varian yang d

Haris

Haris

Aug 28, 2020

Rebiu: Hyundai Kona 2020, alternatif kepada Proton X50 dan Honda HR-V

Baru-baru ini kami dari WapCar BM telah mendapat jemputan daripada Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) untuk acara uji pandu media SUV segmen B terbaharu mereka, Hyundai Kona yang bakal dilancarkan tidak lama lagi.Kami pernah menguji pandu Hyundai Kona ini semasa pelancarannya di New Zealand beberapa tahun yang lepas. Kali ini dengan spesifikasi untuk pasaran Malaysia, mari kita lihat samaada ianya jauh lebih baik atau lebih kurang sama sahaja.Eksterior – Rupa yang funky dan unikWalaupun mode

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Oct 1, 2020