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The 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric is a fun EV with a solid driving range

With 258 miles on a charge and a fun-to-drive nature, the Kona Electric is a compelling new EV.

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The 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric is the automaker's newest all-electric car.

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With a 64-kilowatt-hour battery pack, the Kona Electric offers a 258-mile driving range.

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The Kona Electric is also quite punchy, with its motor rated for 201 horsepower and 290 pound-feet of torque.

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Acceleration to 60 miles per hour takes just 7.6 seconds and the car's top speed is limited to 104 mph.

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The Kona Electric gets bodywork tweaks to help improve aerodynamics, cutting its drag coefficient to just 0.29.

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Cargo room is the same as the non-electric model, at 19.2 cubic feet with the seats up and 45.8 with them down.

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A full charge on a Level 2 charger will take less than 10 hours, Hyundai says. High-speed charging capability is included as standard.

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The Kona Electric will be offered in three trim levels, with features including a host of active-safety tech, wireless phone charging, a head-up display and LED headlights.

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Hyundai plans to launch the Kona Electric in California first, as EV sales are strongest in that state, before rolling it out nationwide.

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