The first U.S. Hyundai Kona Electric was received by the Director of the children’s cancer center Dr. Donald small. The company has long had close contact with this organization, donating significant sums to fight the disease. Therefore, symbolically, environmentally friendly electric car gets the head of the organization, which fights, among other things, the results of the environmental pollution of the planet.
Regarding the primary market, it is expected that the details of the supply of electric vehicles in the United States will be announced in the near future, but the price of the Hyundai Electric Kona is already known.
Recall that a family of Hyundai Kona including an electric version has already received the award for “crossover 2019” in North America.
In the powertrain Hyundai Kona Electric is a high-efficiency synchronous motor with permanent magnets with a power of 150 kW (201 HP) and torque of 395 N⋅m operating from a high-voltage lithium-ion battery with a capacity of 64 kWh Battery system is liquid cooled and operates at a voltage of 356 V. the energy Density of the battery is 141,3 W⋅h/kg (more than the Chevy Bolt), and the total weight of the battery — about 450 kg. the range on a single charge from Kona Electric “Long range” is an impressive 415 miles on the EPA standard.