The Elite is the entry grade into Hyundai's Kona Electric line-up and has a list price of $59,990.

Coming standard on the Elite is a leather interior, an 8.0-inch touch screen, sat nav, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, Bluetooth connectivity, an Infinity stereo, digital radio, paddle shifters, climate control, a reversing camera, rear parking sensors, a 7.0-inch digital instrument cluster, proximity key and rear privacy glass.

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The Kona Electric is a fully electric vehicle. Under the bonnet is an electric motor making 150kW of power and 395Nm of torque. Charging the 356V lithium-ion polymer 64kWh battery takes about nine hours and 35 minutes when using the 7.2kW on-board charger and a home wall unit (which needs to be purchased separately).

Real-world range (WLPT) according to Hyundai is 449km.

The Elite comes standard with blind spot warning, lane keeping assistance, rear cross traffic alert and AEB with pedestrian detection.