15,000 km with a Hyundai Kona in India, by Akhil Krishnan

Akhil Krishnan and his Hyundai Kona Electric

An all-electric SUV, the Hyundai Kona Electric has captured the attention of the Indian customers since its launch in 2019 as potentially the ‘first car’ in the family’s garage, thanks to its no-compromise range. We had a conversation with Akhil Krishnan, the owner of a Hyundai Kona Electric from Bangalore, to know his ownership experience.

Best electric cars in India (Range-based): From eKUV to Kona

Best Electric Car India

While every car company in India is firming up plans to launch electric cars and trucks, we bring you the best electric cars in India based on driving range, a list of options today if you wish to switch over to a car ownership experience that comes with almost none of the traditional running costs.

Hyundai Kona loses just 9% range in cold weather test

Hyundai Kona Electric rear three quarter view 2 - Auto Expo 2020

It is a known fact that electric vehicles suffer weakened performance in cold weather conditions and temperature has a strong effect on the chemical reaction in the L-Ion battery. The Hyundai Kona Electric is no exception, but it just became the top-performing EV in a cold weather test that was conducted by an independent organization.

Nigeria’s first electric car will be the Hyundai Kona

Hyundai Kona Electric rear three quarter view 2 - Auto Expo 2020

Joining other countries in their effort to tackle air pollution on the road, Nigeria will start having electric cars this year and the first EV will be the Hyundai Kona Electric. Leading the charge is Stallion Motors, Nigeria’s leading auto franchise that sells over nine brands including Hyundai.