2021 Hyundai Kona Vs 2020
2021 Hyundai Kona Vs 2020
Posted on January 29, 2021
Hyundai offers three compact SUVs, which is a lot of vehicles in one class for an automobile manufacturer. However, Hyundai makes it known that each model is a vehicle unto its own and easily distinguishable from the rest.
The 2021 Hyundai Kona might just be a "compact SUV," but even three years after its introduction, it continues to draw attention for not only its bold styling but its crisp handling and gutsy acceleration.
2021 Hyundai Kona vs 2020 Hyundai Kona
The 2021 Hyundai Kona offers many updates vs the previous 2020 model. The exterior sees the most change with redesigned LED daytime running lights, a lower bumper, and revised black grille. The rear also sports new taillights with revised graphics on its distinctive rear bumper.
The Kona loses its two brightest paint colours for the 2021 model--Lime Twist and Sunset Orange--which can be a turnoff to some buyers who want to stand out from the crowd. However, the interior sees a few crucial changes, including new colour and material options and the inclusion of ambient lighting technology.
2021 Hyundai Kona Review
Hyundai might describe the Kona as a regular "compact SUV," but it more appropriately named as an "urban compact SUV" because its mall size allows driving and parking in the big city to be much less stressful than usual. The Kona's agility and manoeuvrability is similar to that of a sedan while offering the sightlines and higher perspective of an SUV.
2021 Hyundai Kona Models
Starting at $21,299, the 2021 Hyundai Kona comes in five model configurations: Essential, Preferred, Trend AWD, Luxury AWD, and Ultimate AWD.
While the Essential is the lowest-priced version and comes with everything that drivers need (including heated front seats and smartphone integration), the Luxury AWD model that starts at $27,999 offers both what drivers need and what they want (Hyundai SmartSense active safety, all-wheel drive, power sunroof, leather seats, and more).
2021 Hyundai Kona Powertrains
The 2021 Kona comes standard with a 2.0-litre engine that delivers plenty of power, but there is 1.6-litre turbocharged GDI engine provides 175 horsepower and goes from 0 to 100 km/h in less than eight seconds.
Buying a 2021 Hyundai Kona
Langley Hyundai is ready to help buyers check out the 2021 Hyundai Kona and compare it to the previous model year. No matter which vehicle is chosen, drivers are getting a great vehicle packed with technology, safety, and value.