Engine Options & Performance
The 2024 Hyundai Kona offers two impressive engine options to suit your driving needs. The first is a standard 2.0-liter, 147-horsepower, four-cylinder engine that provides a reliable and efficient performance, perfect for everyday city driving. This well-rounded engine delivers a combined fuel economy of approximately 30 miles per gallon (MPG), further enhancing its practicality for urban commutes.
For those seeking more power, the Kona also offers an optional turbocharged 1.6-liter engine. With a robust 190 horsepower, this engine provides a dynamic driving experience with an added boost of power to tackle any terrain. Despite its vigorous output, this engine doesn't compromise on efficiency. It returns an estimated 28 MPG combined, ensuring your adventure continues for longer before needing a fuel stop.
Both engines are paired with a smooth-shifting eight-speed automatic transmission, which further enhances the Kona's fuel efficiency and performance. In independent tests, the 2.0-liter engine propelled the Kona from 0-60 mph in 9.2 seconds, while the turbocharged 1.6-liter engine achieved the same in an impressive 7.3 seconds, demonstrating the Kona's capacity for exhilarating performance alongside practical economy. With such versatile engine options, the 2024 Hyundai Kona ensures that you don't have to compromise between power, performance, and fuel efficiency.