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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

Hyundai Kona facelift 2021 bakal dilancarkan di Malaysia tahun ini juga, sekali dengan enjin baru?

Selain ketibaan Hyundai Palisade, Hyundai-Sime Darby Motor (HSDM) turut mengesahkan pelancaran Hyundai Kona facelift di Malaysia.Pada peringkat awal, ia akan ditawarkan dengan trenkuasa baru, iaitu enjin Smartstream 2.0G Atkinson cycle (149 PS, 180 Nm tork) yang dipadankan dengan transmisi CVT.Untuk maklumat anda, enjin turbo yang datang pada model sebelum facelift mungkin akan ditawarkan kemudian.Juga baca: Rebiu: Hyundai Kona 2020, alternatif kepada Proton X50 dan Honda HR-VKabin Hyundai Kona

Faisal

Faisal

Mar 12, 2021

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

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

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

All-new Hyundai Sonata teased alongside Kona, debut in Malaysia soon?

A recent post by Hyundai-Sime Darby Motor (HSDM) previewing the upcoming Hyundai Kona has an interesting teaser, in the form of the all-new Hyundai Sonata.Yes, HSDM has teased the all-new Hyundai Sonata, hinting that they want a share of the D-segment market. Left-hand drive model picturedWhile we did spot the all-new Hyundai Sonata some time last year, that car belongs to Hyundai Motor Company (HMC), which has nothing to do with HSDM. This is due to the fact that HMC operates the 

Eric

Eric

Sep 4, 2020

Hyundai Kona: SUV segmen B dari Korea bakal dilancarkan di Malaysia pada suku keempat 2020!

Dengan beberapa intipan yang sudah kelihatan baru-baru ini, Hyundai Sime-Darby Motors (HSDM) akhirnya mengesahkan bahawa pelancaran Hyundai Kona akan berlangsung pada suku ke-4 2020.Hyundai juga telah membuka tempahan untuk model ini bermula 27hb Ogos di mana-mana bilik pameran Hyundai di seluruh negara.Hyundai Kona akan didatangkan sebagai model CBU dari kilang mereka di Ulsan, Korea Selatan. SUV kompak ini akan berada di bawah model Tucson dan Santa Fe dalam barisan SUV Hyundai di Ma

Faisal

Faisal

Aug 27, 2020

Priced from RM 120k, 2021 Hyundai Kona facelift launched in Malaysia, no turbo for now

Back at the end of October 2020, Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) launched the Hyundai Kona in Malaysia. However, that was the pre-facelift model and coincidentally, the facelift made its global debut a month before.Now, nearly six months later, HSDM has launched the new imported from Korea (CBU) 2021 Hyundai Kona facelift in Malaysia. Starting from RM 119,888 for the Standard variant and RM 136,888 for the Active variant, the Kona facelift is cheaper than the pre-facelift Kona. Prices stated ar

CY Foong

CY Foong

Apr 16, 2021

Hyundai Sonata serba baru diacah sebelah crossover Kona, bakal tiba di Malaysia?

Dalam satu imej acah Hyundai Kona yang di muat naik oleh Hyundai-Sime Darby Motor (HSDM), ada penampakkan sebuah sedan yang menarik di belakangnya, iaitu Hyundai Sonata serba baru.Nampaknya HSDM ingin memberi saingan di dalam sedan segmen D juga!Sonata versi pandu kiri.Penampakan model Hyundai Sonata baharu pernah kami temui tahun lepas, tetapi ia milik Hyundai Motor Company (HMC) yang tidak ada kaitan dengan HSDM.Ini kerana HMC mengendalikan operasi Hyundai Training Academy di Mutiara Damansara

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Sep 4, 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

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

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

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

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

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

New 2020 Hyundai Kona launched in Malaysia priced from RM 115,888  - Better than X50 and HR-V?

This week we witness the launch of two B-segment SUVs in Malaysia – one Malaysian and the other Korean, but both were virtual. Today, Hyundai Malaysia has launched the 2020 Hyundai Kona starting at RM 115,888. This is a special introductory price as the normal price is expected to start at RM 123,888.Do take note that the Kona we receive in Malaysia is the pre-facelift version. The facelifted version is only available in LHD with exception for the Kona electric. The version we get is a lit

Arif

Arif

Oct 30, 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

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

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

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