Hyundai Kona

The Hyundai Kona is the Korean brand's small SUV, which sits under the mid-size Tucson and large seven-seat Santa Fe to complete their crossover range.

The Kona competes head-on with the Honda HR-V, Toyota CH-R, Mazda CX-3 and Mitsubishi ASX, and is available in Active, Elite and Highlander trim levels. Buyers can choose between two petrol engines and two or all-wheel drivetrains.

This vehicle is also known as Hyundai Kauai (Portugal), Hyundai Encino (China).

Hyundai Kona Reviews

Editor's Pick

Hyundai Kona 2017 review

Hyundai, by its own admission, lacks wide-ranging firepower in the SUV department. It's pushing hard to fix that, and the new Kona is stage one of its crossover resurgence.Read more

2018

Hyundai Kona 2018 review: Active long term

Hyundai's Kona was a long time coming, with Japanese and some European manufacturers stealing a pretty decent march on South Korea.Read more

Hyundai Kona 2018 review: Elite AWD

We’ve had a decent amount of experience with the Hyundai Kona, and for good reason - buyers love it. Everyone else, it seems… not so much.Read more

Hyundai Kona Active 2WD 2018 review

At the entry point of the Hyundai Kona 2018 range is the Active, with a 2.0-litre powertrain and front-wheel drive (FWD). Should you spend more on one of the higher-spec models?Read more

Hyundai Kona Highlander AWD 2018 review

I’m still having nightmares after seeing the Hyundai Kona advertisement.Read more

2017

Hyundai Kona Highlander AWD 2018 review

The thing about being a parent is that you have to sacrifice a lot. All your time, going out at night, maybe your work and definitely your sleep. Do you have to give up your funky car, too?Read more

Hyundai Kona Elite 2017 review: snapshot

The Elite is the mid-step in the Kona family.Read more

Hyundai Kona Highlander 2017 review: snapshot

The Highlander sits atop the Kona pile.Read more

Hyundai Kona Active 2017 review: snapshot

The Hyundai Kona range kicks off with the Active.Read more
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Price Guide

$31,548

Based on Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP)

Lowest Price

$23,500

Highest Price

$39,595

Range & Specifications

2018 SUV
ACTIVE
MSRP
$24,500
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2018 SUV
ACTIVE (AWD)
MSRP
$27,000
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TBA
2018 SUV
ACTIVE (FWD)
MSRP
$25,500
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TBA
2018 SUV
ACTIVE AWD
MSRP
$28,000
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2018 SUV
ACTIVE SAFETY
MSRP
$26,000
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2018 SUV
ACTIVE SAFETY (AWD)
MSRP
$30,500
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
ACTIVE SAFETY (FWD)
MSRP
$29,000
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TBA
2018 SUV
ELITE
MSRP
$28,500
ANCAP Rating
2018 SUV
ELITE (AWD)
MSRP
$33,000
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
ELITE (FWD)
MSRP
$29,500
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
ELITE RED
MSRP
$29,095
ANCAP Rating
2018 SUV
ELITE RED (AWD)
MSRP
$33,595
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
ELITE RED (FWD)
MSRP
$30,095
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
ELITE TTR
MSRP
$28,795
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2018 SUV
ELITE TTR (AWD)
MSRP
$32,295
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2018 SUV
ELITE TTR RED
MSRP
$29,390
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2018 SUV
ELITE TTR RED (AWD)
MSRP
$32,890
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2018 SUV
ELITE TTR YEL
MSRP
$29,390
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2018 SUV
ELITE TTR YEL (AWD)
MSRP
$32,590
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2018 SUV
ELITE YEL
MSRP
$29,095
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2018 SUV
ELITE YEL (AWD)
MSRP
$33,595
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
ELITE YEL (FWD)
MSRP
$30,095
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
GO (AWD)
MSRP
$27,000
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
GO (FWD)
MSRP
$23,500
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
GO SAFETY (AWD)
MSRP
$28,500
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
GO SAFETY (FWD)
MSRP
$25,000
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER
MSRP
$33,000
ANCAP Rating
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER (AWD)
MSRP
$39,000
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER (FWD)
MSRP
$35,500
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER RED
MSRP
$33,595
ANCAP Rating
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER RED (AWD)
MSRP
$39,595
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER RED (FWD)
MSRP
$36,095
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER TTR
MSRP
$33,295
ANCAP Rating
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER TTR (AWD)
MSRP
$39,000
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER TTR (FWD)
MSRP
$35,500
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER TTR RED
MSRP
$33,890
ANCAP Rating
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER TTR RED (AWD)
MSRP
$39,595
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER TTR RED (FWD)
MSRP
$36,095
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER TTR YEL
MSRP
$33,890
ANCAP Rating
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER TTR YEL (AWD)
MSRP
$39,595
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER TTR YEL (FWD)
MSRP
$36,095
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER YEL
MSRP
$33,595
ANCAP Rating
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER YEL (AWD)
MSRP
$39,595
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
HIGHLANDER YEL (FWD)
MSRP
$36,095
ANCAP Rating
TBA
2018 SUV
LAUNCH EDITION
MSRP
$27,500
ANCAP Rating
2018 SUV
LAUNCH EDITION (AWD)
MSRP
$31,000
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Hyundai Kona News

Hyundai Kona Electric 2019 confirmed for Australia

29 March 2018 by Andrew Chesterton

Hyundai Kona Electric confirmed for Australia

21 February 2018 by Matt Campbell

Hyundai Kona 2017 pricing and spec confirmed

9 October 2017 by Justin Hilliard

Hyundai Kona 2017 SUV revealed

13 June 2017 by Tim Robson

2017 Hyundai Kona compact SUV teased

3 April 2017 by Tung Nguyen

Hyundai Santa Cruz ute gets 2020 launch date

28 August 2018 by Andrew Chesterton