Hyundai Kona gains more equipment and new Go range-opener

Greater standard equipment and a new range-opening Go variant are some of the updates aimed at making the refreshed 2019 Hyundai Kona an even more compelling proposition in the popular small SUV class.

2019 Kona Active, Elite and Highlander now include a new 8-inch satellite navigation system and Krell 8-speaker premium audio system as standard.

A standard power operated glass sunroof for 2019 Kona Highlander brings a heightened cabin mood.

Building on the standard convenience and safety equipment in the 2019 Kona Go and Active is an optional SmartSense safety pack that ensures advanced active safety is accessible to every 2019 Kona customer.

NEW FEATURES BY MODEL

Kona Go2.0 MPi or 1.6 T-GDi
All new model
Kona Active2.0 MPi or 1.6 T-GDi
8” satellite navigation system with DAB+ digital radioKrell 8-speaker premium audioCentre console USB charging port
Kona Elite2.0 MPi or 1.6 T-GDi
8” satellite navigation system with DAB+ digital radioKrell 8-speaker premium audioCentre console USB charging port
Kona Highlander2.0 MPi or 1.6 T-GDi
8” satellite navigation system with DAB+ digital radioKrell 8-speaker premium audioCentre console USB charging port
Glass sunroofTwo-Tone Roof pack
(no cost option, replaces sunroof)
Auto Link Premium (SIM)

PRICING

EngineTransmissionGoActiveEliteHighlander
2.0 MPi 2WD6 Speed Auto$23,500$25,500$29,500$35,500
1.6 T-GDi AWD7 Speed DCT$27,000$29,000$33,000$39,000
Option PricingGoActiveEliteHighlander
Premium Paint$595$595$595$595
SmartSense Pack$1,500$1,500
Two-Tone Roof (deletes sunroof)No cost

KONA GO

A new entry point to the 2019 Kona range, the new Go variant features automatic dusk-sensing headlights, LED daytime running lights and a reversing camera.

Externally, 2019 Kona’s adventurous look benefits from an all-black mesh cascading grille, 16-inch wheel covers, roof rails and rear spoiler.

The 2019 Kona Go, like the rest of the new Kona line-up, is offered with a 110kW 2.0 MPi petrol engine teamed with a 6-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive, or with the 130kW 1.6 T-GDi petrol engine, paired with a 7-speed Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT) and all-wheel drive.

SAFETY

The new 2019 Kona Go maintains the safety standard of the Kona Active trim, including features such as:

  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)
  • LED Daytime running Lights (DRL)
  • Emergency Stop Signal (ESS)
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Rear view camera

SmartSense safety Pack

An optional SmartSense pack is available for the 2019 Kona Go and Active which includes:

  • Driver Attention Warning
  • Blind-Spot Collision Warning
  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • Rear Cross Traffic-Collision Warning

MULTIMEDIA

8-inch sat-nav system

2019 Kona Active, Elite and Highlander feature an 8-inch satellite navigation system with DAB+ digital radio and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone connectivity.

Krell 8-speaker premium audio system

An 8-speaker Krell premium audio system is standard in 2019 Kona Active, Elite and Highlander. The sound system features speakers in each door, twin tweeters, a front centre speaker and a subwoofer, with an external power amplifier.

COMFORT AND CONVENIECE

Glass sunroof

Now standard in 2019 Kona Highlander, the power operated glass sunroof with tilt and slide function greatly lifts the interior ambience.

For a distinctive look on 2019 Kona Highlander, a Phantom-Black two-tone roof is offered as a no-cost option in place of the glass sunroof.

HYUNDAI AUTO LINK

The Auto Link system connects the Kona’s smart computer to a mobile phone via Bluetooth allowing drivers to keep track of vehicle information.

Hyundai Auto Link provides a seamless overview of vehicle data, including real-time diagnostics, tyre pressure monitoring, driving history statistics, parking management, easy service scheduling and automatic access to roadside assistance.

Auto Link Premium is also available as an accessory on other 2019 Kona variants.

Hyundai Auto Link Premium (SIM) features:

  • Remote engine start from smartphone
  • Remote access to doors and climate control
  • Sets geo-fencing alerts
  • Sends emergency alert messages upon vehicle accident

The ongoing subscription cost for Auto Link Premium is included in the 2019 Kona service price.

SPECIFICATION OVERVIEW

Kona Go 2.0 MPi or 1.6 T-GDi
Key specifications:
6 airbags Tyre Pressure Monitoring System Centre console USB charging port
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Auto dusk sensing headlights 3.5” TFT colour supervision cluster
Downhill Brake Control (DBC) 16” steel wheels Cruise control
Hill-start Assist Control (HAC) 7” multimedia system Front & rear power windows;
Auto dusk sensing headlights Apple CarPlay compatibility – driver’s one touch auto down
LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL) Android Auto compatibility Hyundai Auto Link
Rear view camera Bluetooth connectivity Roof Rails
Kona Active2.0 MPi or 1.6 T-GDi
Key specifications above Go:
16” alloy wheels8” satellite navigation system
with DAB+ digital radio
Krell 8-speaker premium audio
Rear park assist systemLeather appointed s/wheel
& gear knob
2nd row fold down arm rest with
integrated cup holders
SmartSense™ Pack – available for Kona Go & Active 2.0 MPi or 1.6 T-GDi
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist Rear Cross Traffic-Collision Warning Power folding exterior mirrors
Forward Collision Warning Blind-Spot Collision Warning Heated exterior mirrors
Driver Attention Warning Lane Keeping Assist
Kona Elite2.0 MPi or 1.6
T-GDi
Key specifications above Active with SmartSense™ pack:
17” alloy wheelsFront fog lightsCarbon grey grille
Leather appointed seatsSolar control glass w/ rear privacy glassCarbon grey exterior cladding
Smart key & push button startPower folding exterior mirrorsSide garnish insert
Climate control w/ auto defogOne touch auto up/down drivers windowSkid plate – rear
Rain sensing wipersDriver & front passenger seat back pocketLuggage net
Kona Highlander2.0 MPi or 1.6 T-GDi
Key specifications above Elite:
18” alloy wheelsHead-up display (HUD)Electro-chromatic interior
mirror
LED headlights and front indicators4.2” TFT colour supervision clusterWireless charging pad (Qi
standard)
LED taillightsHeated front seatsHyundai Auto Link Premium
Front park assist systemPower driver’s seatAir ventilated front seats
High Beam AssistPower passenger’s seatGlass sunroof
Two Tone Roof pack
(no cost option, replaces sunroof)

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