Efficiency SUV teased in a triad of joyful Instagram messages, in advance of its rumoured launching early following year.
After months of rumours as well as spy shots, a triad of main intro pictures of the 2021 Hyundai Kona N contend last been launched, in advance of the Hyundai efficiency SUV’s expected introduction in the coming months.
3 Christmas-themed pictures released on Hyundai N’s Instagram web page– among which is captioned “A brand-new N is concerning community …” display an upcoming N efficiency design, covered in the very same obvious ‘camouflage’ that embellished the i30 Car N in intro pictures launched in November 2020.
While the car’s identification has yet to be formally verified, its unique roofing system rails, huge home windows as well as tablet-style infomercial display all-but-confirm it is the Kona N, the turbocharged, high-performance variation of Hyundai’s Kona tiny SUV.
While the intro messages expose couple of tough information of the Kona N, the design is commonly anticipated to attract substantial mechanical ideas from the associated i30 N warm hatch, specifically its 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder fuel engine, which creates as much as 206kW of power as well as 392Nm of torque in facelifted, ‘Efficiency Plan’ complete hatch versions.
Drive in the i30 N is sent out to the front wheels with a selection of six-speed guidebook or eight-speed dual-clutch transmissions– with the car most likely to be standard-fit on the efficiency Kona, with the schedule of four-wheel drive on the cards (though not formally verified).
The fitment of an all-wheel-drive system with the Kona N would certainly make it an all-natural opponent for among minority non-luxury, efficiency SUVs bound for Australian coasts, the 221kW/400Nm, all-paw Volkswagen T-Roc R, which results from lob Down Under at some point in 2022.
Enhancing the Kona’s efficiency powertrain will certainly be a sport-oriented outside body set, with spy shots recommending it will certainly include even more hostile front as well as back bumpers, black side skirts, special alloy wheels, a big back diffuser, race-inspired back looter as well as N badging.
The 2021 Hyundai Kona N is anticipated to be disclosed completely in the coming months, in advance of a rumoured Australian launch late in 2021. Remain tuned to CarAdvice for even more intros as well as information of the efficiency SUV as its public launching nears.
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Listed below: A musician’s making of the 2021 Kona N, produced by KKS Workshop
2021 Hyundai Kona N teased