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Hyundai Kona: Snapchat augmented-reality lens launched for facelifted small SUV

In collaboration with Snapchat, Hyundai has launched an augmented-reality lens that will allow Snapchatters to inspect the Hyundai Kona small SUV in the comfort of their own homes. Snapchatters can do so by scanning the Snapcode (pictured bottom of story), or searching for the lens via the Lens carousel. Once engaged the latest technology and features of the Kona can be viewed by users...

2021 Hyundai i30 N due in Australia in June, followed by i20 N, Kona N and i30 Sedan N – UPDATE

UPDATE, 28 April 2021: Hyundai Australia has provided updated launch timing information for its upcoming N performance range. The facelifted i30 N hatch will arrive first, in June 2021, followed by the smaller i20 N and recently-revealed Kona N in the third quarter of the year (July to September inclusive)...

2021 Hyundai Kona N officially revealed after weeks of image leaks, here by October

The 2021 Hyundai Kona N has been unveiled ahead of an Australian showroom arrival within the next six months – about the same time as the pint-sized Hyundai i20 N and updated Hyundai i30 N hot hatches are due, giving Hyundai Australia’s performance arm its broadest range to date...

2022 Hyundai Kona N appears ahead of unveiling

The 2022 Hyundai Kona N has appeared on social media a week before its official unveiling. The small performance SUV from Hyundai was posted to Instagram by user bindin, and appears to be the very same Kona N spied during a film shoot in March 2021. The Korean car brand has confirmed a 2...

Every new electric car coming to Australia in 2021

When discussing Australia's dearth of electric cars and their related infrastructure, the debate always comes back to consumer choice – or lack thereof. However, with a list of incoming launches, promised models and electric-powered variants on the cards, the limited-choice excuse will hopefully soon be a distant memory...

2021 Hyundai Kona Electric price and specs

2021 Hyundai Kona Electric pricing and specification Electric small SUV on sale now with facelifted exterior and interior 64kWh battery and 150kW e-motor tuned for 484km of range Prices increased by up to $1260 The 2021 Hyundai Kona Electric small SUV has undergone a mid-life facelift for the new year...

New cars launching in Australia in April 2021

The Australian new-car market is a crowded one, with dozens of manufacturers offering hundreds of models in different segments and body styles. Over 100 all-new, updated or expanded model ranges are due to launch throughout 2021, as chronicled in CarAdvice's 2021 New Car Calendar – but what's there to look forward to this month? Here's a look at every new vehicle launching in Australia in April 2021...

2021 Hyundai Kona N spied undisguised ahead of full debut

This is it: meet the 2021 Hyundai Kona N, which has been spied undisguised ahead of its full detailed reveal. The light-coloured Kona N pictured was captured by our spy photography partners during a video shoot near the Nurburgring, evidenced by the closed road guarded at 150-metre intervals by Hyundai officials, and the presence of a 'Russian arm' filming car...

The safest cars for young drivers under $30,000 in Australia

Buying a new car is an exciting yet arduous process – more so when it's your first time jumping through the hoops. While key factors such as style, performance and price are usually top of mind, given that novice drivers are over-represented in fatal crashes – due to a combination of inexperience and older, cheaper and less safe cars – safety should also make the list of priorities...

2021 Hyundai Kona N revealed in first official images

The first official images of the 2021 Hyundai Kona N have been released, ahead of the performance SUV's unveiling in the coming weeks. Up front, the Kona N builds on the sporty look debuted on the mid-tier Kona N Line, with stacked, wide honeycomb grille sections sitting below a trio of faux bonnet vents, and above an extended front splitter with a red accent strip – the lattermost a hallmark design feature among Hyundai's full-fat N models...

Electric vehicle sales have doubled so far this year

Official new car sales data released today shows 558 electric vehicles were reported as sold during January and February of 2021, an increase of 105.1 per cent over the same months last year. The increase could be higher if Tesla sales were included in official data. Although Tesla has been selling cars in Australia since 2014, it does not provide monthly sales updates...