As we have come to learn by now, Hyundai doesn’t hold back when it comes to releasing new and exciting design languages. This is no different for the redesigned 2024 Hyundai Kona! Not only does this crossover look different, it has a host of new features as well! This article will cover the spec breakdowns of this new Kona but be sure to watch the videos below for an in depth design review!

What’s New for 2024?

  • New Design
  • Updated Hyundai Interior with new tech
  • Increased size for increased comfort
  • Continued value

Trims and Pricing

MSRP with FWD unless otherwise noted:

SE: $24,100

SEL: $25,450

N-Line: $30,650

Limited: $31,650

Prices rise less about $1,500 on each trim level for this new generation. The Kona Electric will not be covered in this article.

Slam Dunk and Air Ball

Slam Dunk: Very spacious for the segment

Air Ball: Polarizing design isn’t for everyone

Design and Features

As mentioned above, please watch the video linked below for a full in-depth exploration of the exterior design and differences. The elephant in the room is quite obviously the new face for the Kona. There is a very prominent light bar running across the front of a very smooth face for the 2024 Kona. Hyundai says the designed this vehicle as an EV first, then ICE, so the “smoothness” of the EV design can be seen throughout.

Here is the full breakdown of what we currently know about the feature availability:




LED Headlights

Standard with Projector LEDs

LED Turn Signals and DRL



17-19-inch alloys depending on trim


Standard heated, BSM | Black on N-Line

Black Roof

Available on N-Line

LED Taillights

Standard LED | LED turn signals on Limited

Dual-Exhaust Outlets

N-Line only

Forward Emergency Braking

Standard on all Kona Models

Lane Keep Assist

Auto High Beams

Adaptive Cruise Control

Standard on SEL Convenience+

Smart Parking



When it comes to the Interior, the Kona will also be well-equipped on all trims.


Smart Entry and Remote Start


Digital Key

SEL Convenience+

Seat Materials

Cloth H-Tex Leatherette, or Suede/Leather Available

Seat Adjustment

SE: 6-way Manual | SEL+: 8-Way Power w/ 2-way lumbar | No Memory

Push Button Start


Gauge Cluster

Standard: 4.2-in Display | SEL Convenience: 12.3-in full digital display

Steering Wheel

SEL+: Leather Wrapped | Heating is Limited Exclusive

Wireless Charging

Standard on SEL Convenience+

360 Degree Camera

Limited Exclusive

2-Zone Climate Controls

Standard on SEL+

Seat Climate

Heated Seats: SEL Convenience+ | Ventilated Seats: Limited

Audio System

Standard: 6-Speakers | N-Line/Limited: 8-Speakers Bose Premium Audio


Standard+: 12.3-inch display*


N-Line and Limited

*Wireless CarPlay and Android Auto will be on Lower Trims at launch, but an Update will make it standard for all in 2024


The rear of the Kona is also well-equipped, making it one of the biggest in the segment.

Rear Amenities

Rear Vents



Power on Limited only


For in depth details on the 2024 Kona, watch our full first look review linked at the bottom of this article.

Kona N-Line Front

What’s Under the Hood?

As this article focuses on the Gas only powertrain, there will be two engine options available:


  • 2.0L I-4: 147 hp | 132 lb.ft
  • Paired w/ CVT


  • 1.6L Turbo I-4: 190 hp | 195 lb.ft
  • Paired w/ 8-speed automatic (replaced 7-speed DCT)


FWD is standard but AWD is available for the New Kona. The fuel economy for each model is listed below, as rated by the EPA:

2.0L FWD: 29/34/31 MPG

2.0L AWD: 27/29/28 MPG

1.6L FWD: 26/32/28 MPG

1.6L AWD: 26/29/27 MPG

We hope you have found this overview of the 2024 Hyundai Kona helpful! For a more detailed first look of the Kona, please watch our video below! What do you think of the 2024 Hyundai Kona? Let us know in the comments!