Kona N

  • The all-new KONA N

    Yes. It's N.

Regardless of car type, even if it’s an SUV.

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.


Smart Shift Integrated Power

The KONA N is powered by a 2.0L turbocharged GDI engine with 8-speed wet DCT. The N DCT offers three exclusive high-performance functions:N Power Shift (NPS), N Grin Shift (NGS) and N Track Sense Shift (NTS), all of which maximize exhilarating driving pleasure.The powertrain delivers maximum power of 280ps, which potentially reaches up to 290ps with the N Grin Shift, and maximum torque of 40.0 kgf·m.
The engine offers a flat power that prolongs maximum power at high RPM and enhances acceleration for even more fun, be it on the road or racetrack.

KONA N Performance
  • Power
    280 ps
  • Max. torque
    40.0 kgf·m
  • 0-100km/h
    5.5 seconds

E-LSD for dynamic cornering and refined traction control

For the KONA N, E-LSD (Electronically-controlled Limited Slip Differentials) does not only provide that corner-carving feeling.
It is specifically tuned to give it enough traction so you can drive at ease on any road condition.

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Going beyond the limit of an SUV

For an SUV to endure extreme driving conditions, having a strong body structure is crucial.
The KONA N's body structure has been reinforced with added body welding points and a modified strut ring structure to meet this expectation.
Simultaneously, forged wheels and aluminum lightweight knuckles complete the ideal geometry that of a performance SUV.

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High-performance brake

When attacking corners, you want to brake as late as possible. With the Kona N, you can take braking to the limit becauseit‘s equipped with enhanced pre-fill braking logic, making you more confident on the road. The brake pads’ high friction material along with bigger front andrear discs help maximize heat endurance.

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The integrated dynamic driving spirit

The KONA N delivers performance that complements its distinctive sporty design.
The dynamic driving spirit coherently flows from the engine to the exterior for a sporty look and aerodynamic performance.

KONA N Design
  • FrontUpper grille with a dedicated
    mesh incorporates both the N logo and
    the tinted chrome Hyundai emblem.
  • RearLarge double-wing roof spoiler for
    enhanced downforce, enabling a more stable ride athigh speed for an SUV body type.
  • SideAt the lower edge of the bumper,the N exclusive red accent skirts around the lower body.The 19-inch light-weighted forged wheels atall four corners create powerful visual aggression.
KONA N Design Front
KONA N DesignRear
KONA N DesignSide

Emotional driving excitement

The interior conveys an emotional excitement when driving.
N specific details such as the steering wheel, performance-blue color accents, shift knob, sports seats, and metal pedals set the tone.

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Game-like driving experience

The new 10-inch infotainment and digital cluster system with digitalized elements provides a driving experience as though playing a game.
The new ‘N mode design’ delivers information such as lap time and N track map, while the N buttons can be customized to toggle frequently used drive modes.
With an exclusive racing HUD that features four driver-optimized information, you can focus solely on the road.

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Dynamic passive safety system

The Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) ensures safe and convenient daily drive at all times. Mainly SCC is applied to the N model for the first time.
It’s got FCA / LKA / BCA / SEW / ISLW / DAW / HBA / SCC / LFA / RCCA / RVM / PDW. You name it.

KONA N Technology Dynamic passive safety system

N Track Map

The N Track Map pin-points your exact location for navigation purposes when driving on tracks,
based on the database of worldwide tracks stored in the AVN. Moreover, it automatically calculates your lap time.

KONA N Technology N Track Map

Traction control with exclusive deep snow mode

With traction control that includes a deep snow mode exclusive to the KONA N, drive at ease in all situations, even on terrain, snow, and mud.


The all-new KONA N Specification
The all-new KONA N
Engine 2.0 T-GDI
Transmission N DCT
Power (PS) 280
Max. torque (kgf·m) 40.0
Top speed (km/h) 240


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