Comparison between:
- 2021 Hyundai KONA Electric Ultimate 64 kWh
- 2020 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 38.3 kWh

Brand, model, trim, price

Information about the brand, series, model name and year, trim and price of the electric vehicle.

2021 Hyundai KONA Electric Ultimate 64 kWh2020 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 38.3 kWh
2021 Hyundai KONA Electric Ultimate 64 kWh2020 Hyundai IONIQ Electric 38.3 kWh
Model aliasKONA EV 64 kWh
KONA Electric Premium SE
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TrimUltimate 64 kWh38.3 kWh
Model year20212020
MarketNorth America, Europe, South KoreaNorth America, Europe
PriceUSD 45,400 (USA, Jan 2021)
GBP 41,445 (UK, Jan 2021)
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Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

Information about the EV body style, dimensions, clearance, volumes, curb weight, GVWR.

Body styleSport utility vehicle (SUV)Hatchback
MaterialsAdvanced High-Strength Steel
High Tensile Steel
Aluminium
High tensile strength steel
Exterior colorsUltra Black
Chalk White
Sonic Silver
Ceramic Blue
Pulse Red
Galactic Gray
Phantom Black
Polar White
Iron Gray
Intense Blue
Fiery Red
Fluidic Metal
Electric Shadow
Liquid Sand
Typhoon Silver
Interior colorsBlack
Grey
Black
Gray two-tone
Electric Shadow
Number of doors45
Number of seats55
Length164.6 in
4180 mm
176.0 in
4470 mm
Width70.9 in
1800 mm
71.7 in
1820 mm
Width with mirrors81.5 in
2070 mm
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Height61.2 in
1555 mm
57.1 in
1450 mm
Wheelbase102.4 in
2600 mm
106.3 in
2700 mm
Front track61.6 in
1564 mm
61.2 in
1555 mm
Rear track62.0 in
1575 mm
61.6 in
1564 mm
Clearance6.2 in
158 mm
5.5 in
140 mm
Front headroom39.6 in
1005 mm
39.5 in
1004 mm
Rear headroom37.7 in
957 mm
37.4 in
950 mm
Front shoulder room55.5 in
1410 mm
56.1 in
1425 mm
Rear shoulder room54.5 in
1385 mm
55.0 in
1396 mm
Front hip room53.3 in
1354 mm
53.8 in
1366 mm
Rear hip room52.2 in
1326 mm
52.9 in
1344 mm
Front legroom41.5 in
1054 mm
44.7 in
1136 mm
Rear legroom33.4 in
848 mm
31.5 in
800 mm
Passenger volume2661.8 l
94.00 ft3
2.66 m3
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Total volume2993.8 l
105.72 ft3
2.99 m3
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Trunk volume332.0 l
11.72 ft3
0.33 m3
357.0 l
12.61 ft3
0.36 m3
Maximum trunk volume1114.0 l
39.34 ft3
1.11 m3
1417.0 l
50.04 ft3
1.42 m3
Curb weight3836.04 lb
1740 kg
3366.46 lb
1527 kg
Payload925.94 lb
420 kg
976.65 lb
443 kg
GVWR4761.98 lb
2160 kg
4343.11 lb
1970 kg
Drag coefficient0.29 Cd0.24 Cd
Additional informationSAE cargo volume with rear seats up is 19.2 cu.ft. / 543.68 l
SAE cargo volume with rear seats down is 45.8 cu.ft. / 1296.9 l
SAE passenger volume is 92.4 cu.ft. / 2616.5 l
SAE total volume is 111.7 cu.ft. / 3163 l
Curb weight excludes driver weight.
Overhang front / rear - 880 / 890 mm

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

ManufacturerSiemens-
Electric motor typePermanent magnet synchronousPermanent magnet synchronous
Location of the motorFrontFront
Power150 kW
201.2 hp
203.9 ps
101 kW
136.1 hp
138.0 ps
Maximum power RPM3600 rpm2850 - 6000 rpm
Torque395 Nm
40.3 kgm
291.3 ft-lb
295 Nm
30.1 kgm
217.6 ft-lb
Maximum torque RPM-1000 - 2850 rpm
Regenerative brakingYesYes
Driving modesEco
Comfort
Sport
Eco
Eco+
Comfort
Sport
Additional informationThe electric motor manufacturer has not been officially confirmed by Hyundai.
Three levels of regenerative braking.
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Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed103.8 mph
167.0 km/h
102.5 mph
165.0 km/h
Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h7.60 s-

Driving range

Information about the official driving range of the model according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Driving rangeEPA: 258.0 mi / 415.2 km
WLTP: 279.0 mi / 449.0 km
EPA: 170.0 mi / 273.6 km
WLTP: 193.2 mi / 311.0 km

Energy efficiency

Information about the energy efficiency of the model in various measurement units according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

Energy efficiencyEPA, HWY: 108 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 120 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 132 MPGe
WLTP, CMB: 15.4 kWh/100 km
EPA, CMB: 25 kWh/100 mi
EPA, HWY: 121 MPGe
EPA, CMB: 133 MPGe
EPA, CTY: 145 MPGe

Energy class

Information about the energy class of the electric car.

Energy classA+A+

Steering

Information about the type of the steering mechanism of the model and related features.

Type of steering mechanismRack and pinionRack and pinion
Type of power steeringElectronicElectronic
Turning circle10.6 m
34.78 ft
10.6 m
34.78 ft
Lock-to-lock turns2.52.85
Additional information-Overall steering gear ratio - 15:1:1

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmissionAutomatic single-speed reduction gearAutomatic single-speed reduction gear
DrivetrainFront-wheel drive (FWD)Front-wheel drive (FWD)
Axle ratio7.9817.412

Suspension

Information about the system of components that connects the wheels and axles to the chassis.

Front suspensionIndependent
MacPherson strut
Anti-roll bar (stabilizer link / stabilizer bar)
Coil springs (helical springs)
Shock absorbers
Independent
MacPherson strut
Shock absorbers
Coil springs (helical springs)
Rear suspensionIndependent
Multi-link
Shock absorbers
Trailing arm (trailing link)
Torsion beam (twist beam / torsion bar)
Shock absorbers

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakesVentilated discsVentilated discs
Rear brakesDiscsDiscs
Additional information-Front brakes diameter - 280 mm
Rear brakes diameter - 284 mm

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

Rims7Jx176.5Jx16 ET45

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

Tyres215/55R17 94V205/60R16 R

Battery

Specifications and features of the rechargeable battery that powers this vehicle.

ManufacturerLG ChemLG Chem
ModelNCM 622NCM 622
Type of rechargeable batteryLi-Ion PolymerLi-Ion Polymer
Battery capacity64 kWh38.3 kWh
Number of cells294-
Number of modules5-
Voltage356 V319.4 V
Energy density-112.4 Wh/kg
LocationUnder the floor, mid-rearUnder the floor, middle
CoolingWater-based coolant circulation
Heat pump
Air convection
Additional informationStructure - 3P98S
Cell type - prismatic
Optional battery heater.
Quoted battery density above is without battery heater.
Energy density with battery heater - 111.2 Wh/kg.

Charging type

Information about the different types of charging of this specific electric car.

Charging typeICCB cable for AC charging, 2.1 kW
POD Point Wallbox, 7.2 kW
Public CCS, 50 kW
Public CCS, 100 kW
Emergency 3 Pin Connector (ICCB), 2.1 kW
POD Point Wallbox, 7.2 kW
Public CCS, 50 kW
Public CCS, 100 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

Information about the onboard charger(s)/charging port(s) available on this electric vehicle.

Onboard charger/Charging portOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.2 kWOnboard charger, Type 2 CCS2, 7.2 kW

Charging time

Information about the estimated charging time for this EV depending on the various type of charging it supports.

Charging timePublic CCS 100 kW, 0:39
Public CCS 50 kW, 1:17
POD Point Wallbox, 8:54
ICCB cable for AC charging, 30:29
Public CCS 100 kW, 0:23
Public CCS 50 kW, 0:46
POD Point Wallbox, 5:20
Emergency 3 Pin Connector (ICCB), 18:15

Additional features

A list of standard and optional exterior and interior features of the model.

Additional featuresCargo net (S)
Dual level cargo floor (S)
Front cup holders (S)
Rear spoiler integrated with CHMSL (S)
Rear–seat center armrest mounted cupholders (S)
Roof antenna, shark fin (S)
Anti-lock brake system (S)
Anti-theft System integrated with remote keyless entry and panic alarm (S)
Blind-Spot Collision Warning (S)
Brake Assist (S)
Child safety locks (rear) (S)
Drive mode selector (S)
Driver and front passenger side-impact FR (Thorax) (S)
Driver Attention Warning (S)
Electric Brake-Booster (S)
Electric parking brake (S)
Electronic Shift Lock System & Ignition Key Interlock (S)
Electronic stability control with Traction Control (S)
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection (S)
Front airbags for driver and passenger (S)
Hill-start assist control (S)
Immobiliser (S)
Lane Keeping Assist (S)
LATCH (S)
OCS seat weight sensor and seat track sensor (S)
Parking Distance Warning - Reverse (S)
Power lumbar support for front seats (S)
Proximity key entry with push button start (S)
Rear camera and guidance system for parking (S)
Rear Cross-Traffic Collision (S)
Regenerative brake shift paddles (S)
Remote control central locking (S)
Side air curtains (front and rear passengers) with rollover sensors ( (S)
Smart Cruise Control with Stop & Go (S)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (S)
Vehicle Stability Management (S)
10.25-inch color touchscreen (AVN 5.0 Wide) with audio and smart device integration (S)
315W Infinity premium audio with Clari-Fi Music Restoration Technology (S)
7-inch TFT LCD instrument cluster (S)
Android Auto and Apple CarPlay phone connection (S)
Blue Link Connected Car System (S)
Blue Link Remote Charge Access (S)
Bluetooth with voice recognition (S)
Dual USB outlets (1x 1.0-amp and 1x 2.0-amp) (S)
Heads-up Display, pop-up combiner type (S)
Multiple Device Connection (S)
Radio RDS and Digital DAB (S)
Shift knob (S)
8 x speakers (2 front, 2 rear, 2 tweeters, center front, subwoofer) (S)
Wireless Device Charging (For Supported Devices) (S)
Automatic temperature control (S)
Cabin air filter (S)
Heater + PTC Heater (S)
6-way manually adjustable passenger seat (S)
60/40 Split flat rear seatback with adjustable head restraints (S)
8-way power adjustable driver's seat (S)
Dual seatback map pockets (S)
Heated front seats (S)
Ventilated front seats (S)
Heated steering wheel (S)
Leather wrapped steering wheel (S)
Steering wheel audio, Bluetooth, and cruise controls (S)
Tilt adjustable, telescoping steering wheel (S)
Body-coloured exterior door handles (S)
Chrome coloured interior door handles (S)
Door armrests (S)
Door storage pockets (S)
Dual vanity mirror with cover on sunvisors with sliding function and illumination (S)
Front 2-speed/variable intermittent windshield wipers (S)
Front and rear bottle holders (S)
Front and rear power Window Switches (S)
Intermittent rear window wiper/washer (non-variable) (S)
Power door locks (S)
Power tilt-and-slide sunroof (S)
Privacy Glass on the rear (S)
Rain-sensing windshield wipers (S)
Rear window defroster with timer (S)
Safety one-touch front auto up/down power windows (S)
Solar front glass on front door and windshield (S)
Windscreen auto defog function (S)
Windscreen washer fluid sensor and warning indicator (S)
Body-coloured side mirrors (S)
Front sun visiors with illuminated vanity mirrors (S)
Heated side mirrors (S)
Power-adjusting heated side mirrors (S)
Rearview EC Mirror with HomeLink & Compass (S)
Side mirrors with Turn Signal Indicators (S)
Automatic headlights with dusk sensor (S)
Central dome light (with delay) and auto cut-off (S)
Front and center interior lights (S)
High Beam Assist (S)
LED daytime running lights (S)
LED headlights (S)
LED maplights (S)
LED taillights (S)
Roof-mounted Center High-Mount Stop Lamp (CHMSL) w/ LED brake light (S)
Side mirrors cornering lights (S)
Leather (S)
SmartSense active safety and driving assistance systems (S)
10.25-inch AVN screen (S)
7-inch LCD console display (S)
Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support (S)
Audio Video Navigation system (O)
Blue Link connectivity services (S)
Multi-Bluetooth function (with 10.25-inch AVN option only) (S)
Blue ambient lighting (S)
Black cloth (S)
Dark Chrome Accent dashboard garnish (O)
Leather in four color options (O)
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