The Kona N can carve corners, provide an agile response, and is always ready for the track. All of these without compromising the versatility of an SUV.

Finally, a performance car the whole family can enjoy. The Kona N is not your ordinary SUV. It’s a True Hot SUV. It’s N.

Kona N is due in New Zealand in the second half of 2021. Register your interest to stay up-to-date on the arrival of Kona N in New Zealand.

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LED headlights with an N touch.

The distinctive Kona LED headlight design with the black bezels are shared by all Hyundai N cars. Slim daytime running lights sit on top and complete the lighting signature.

The silhouette speaks N.

The Kona N’s sporty silhoutee is emphasised by a low-ride height. Another design cue indicating that this is a high-performance Hyundai N model: the exclusive side sill in red with an engraved N logo.

Rear spoiler and triangular brake light.

The rear is dominated by the large, double-wing roof spoiler that provides the necessary balance to keep the car on the road. It also contains the iconic triangular third brake light.

19” forged alloy wheels.

The N-exclusive 19″ forged alloy wheels with their dark satin grey finish and red calipers, are combined with bespoke high performance Pirelli P-Zero tyres for the ultimate in road-holding.

Race inspired control, everyday comfort

If you love driving, you will love taking charge of your Kona N from the moment you slide into the race-car inspired seats. Every detail is designed to provide effortless command: from steering and shifting to constant performance monitoring.

N steering wheel.

Featuring exclusive Performance Blue stitching and the N logo, the leather N steering wheel puts driving performance features right at your fingertips – like for example, the dedicated buttons for N Mode and N Grin Shift.

10.25″ N Supervision Cluster.

Created with the N driver in mind, the digital cluster lets you keep an eye on your driving stats and gives you instant feedback on torque and turbo boost.

10.25″multimedia touchscreen.

Apart from the Performance Driving Data System, the Audio-Visual Navigation System also connects to Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ and is paired with a high quality Harmon Kardon audio system.

Petrol 2.0 T-GDi (206 kW) engine.

The 2.0 T-GDi engine delivers 206 kW and a substantial increase in flat power for more torque and power at lower RPMs, improving responsiveness, acceleration, and fun.

Engine Power

206 kW

0 – 100 km/h

from 5.5 seconds

Top Speed

240 km/h


Smart Cruise Control

Cruise control that not only maintains a speed, but also slows and even stops to meet a pre-set distance to the car in front.

Forward Collision-Avoidance (FCA)

Maintain a safe stopping distance with cars, bikes and pedestrians. First a warning will be sounded followed by braking intervention.

Blind-spot Collision Avoidance (BCA)

When driving at a speed of 30km/h or higher, the BCA function will alert the driver to vehicles that enter the blind-spot and will even provide intervention if required.

Electronic Stability Control (ESC)

In an emergency manoeuvre, Electronic Stability Control (ESC) helps keep you on track, while Hyundai’s Traction Control System (TCS) monitors your grip, reducing wheel spin so that you can accelerate on slippery or uneven road surfaces.

Driver Attention Warning (DAW)

A driver protection feature which helps monitor driving patterns in order to detect reckless or fatigued driving and prevent potential accidents. If the system detects inattentive driving patterns, an audible and visual alert on the display panel will bring this to the driver’s attention. 

High Beam Assist

LED high beams and low beams automatically adjust to meet the needs of the environment and surrounds. (Limited model.

Safe Exit Warning

Safe Exit Warning warns you when it is unsafe to open the doors and exit the vehicle.

Front & Rear Parking Assist Sensors

The Kona thinks of everything. To help with parking in tight spots, four ultrasonic sensors at the front (Limited only) and rear of the Kona are automatically activated when you select reverse, giving an audible warning if and where objects are detected.


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