2020 Hyundai Kona Electric vs. Its Competition

2020 Hyundai Kona Electric
Martin Padgett Martin Padgett Editorial Director

If you live in California or other states with good EV infrastructure, the Kona Electric is a perfect fit.

If not… try begging your local Hyundai dealer.

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Quick Specs
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At under $30,000 after tax credits, the 2020 Hyundai Kona Electric is a great-value, high-range EV… even if it isn’t available everywhere.
6.8
The 2019 Chevy Bolt EV electric hatchback started a trend that others are only now catching up to.
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The 2019 Honda Clarity is a hybrid or electric vehicle with a bold exterior that ultimately fails to make a statement.
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The 2019 Hyundai Ioniq is an affordable hybrid or plug-in hybrid that trades on its affordability rather than luxury.
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The 2019 Kia Niro is an efficiency-first hatchback with a secret: it’s also a good family car.
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The 2019 Tesla Model 3 is a glimpse of the future in many ways; but it’s far from perfect.
MSRP From     
N/A$36,620$33,400$22,400$23,490$35,000
Gas Mileage     
69 MPG City / 67 MPG Hwy55 MPG City / 59 MPG Hwy46 MPG City / 49 MPG Hwy
Engine     
N/AElectricGas/Electric I-4Gas/Electric I-4Gas/Electric I-4Electric
EPA Class     
N/ASmall station wagonMid-Size CarsLarge CarsSmall Sport Utility Vehicles 2WDLarge Cars
Style Name     
N/A5-Door Wagon LTTouring SedanBlue HatchbackLX FWDStandard Range Battery RWD *Ltd Avail*
Drivetrain     
N/AFront Wheel DriveFront Wheel DriveFront Wheel DriveFront Wheel DriveRear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity     
N/A55555
Passenger Doors     
N/A4N/AN/AN/AN/A
Body Style     
N/AWagonSedanHatchbackSport UtilitySedan
Transmission     
N/ANACVT w/ODAuto-Shift Manual w/ODAuto-Shift Manual w/ODAutomatic
Detailed Spec Comparison
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