The Kona takes a new stance in the 2019 model, upgrading features from the inside out to give drivers in the Ithaca, Vestal, and Sayre area an entirely new driving experience.

Fans of the previous models will love the new innovations while those new to the Kona scene will revel in lavish features they won't be able to live without.

To learn more about this vehicle has to offer, turn to the 2019 Hyundai Kona review below created by professionals at Maguire Hyundai. Enjoy!

2019 Kona Performance

Hyundai lets you elevate your time on the road with a selectable configuration that suits your driving style perfectly. First, choose between two engines - the 2.0L 4-cylinder engine or the upgraded 1.6L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine.

Next, pick from two available drivetrains - the 6-speed automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC® or the 7-speed automatic EcoShift® Dual-Clutch transmission for more personalized and efficient handling. No matter which set up you choose, you're in for a treat while hitting the streets.

Hyundai Kona Technology

In the 2019 model, Hyundai takes keeping connected and entertained to a new level. The Kona is now available with an updated Blue Link® Connected Car System, as well as the Infinity® Premium Audio System. This allows you to set the soundtrack for your adventure with eight speakers, a subwoofer, and an external amplifier for the best sound inside your cabin.

You'll also notice the available navigation system with a larger 8-inch screen, wireless device chargers, and the all-new Heads-Up Display. Available with active pop-up features, this system allows you to see important information right on the windshield in your line of sight, without becoming a distraction.

Hyundai SmartSense™

The Konda also comes fully equipped with progressive driver-assistive technology. Giving you the extra confidence on the road never hurt. With these standard and available features, you're sure to feel assured and prepared while driving.

  • Forward Collision Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection
  • Lane-Keeping Assist
  • Driver Attention Warning
  • Blind-Spot Collision Warning with Lane Change Assist
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning
  • High Beam Assist
  • Reverse Parking Distance Warning

2019 Kona Exterior Upgrades

Looking for stand apart from the rest on the road? It's easy with tons of updated exterior features found on the Hyundai Kona. Some of our favorites available additions include:

  • Color-Contrasting Roof
  • Extroverted Color Options
  • LED Daytime Running Headlights
  • Rain-Sensing Wipers
  • 18-inch Alloy Wheels
  • LED Taillights
  • Chrome-Framed Grille
  • Premium Dark Grey Body Cladding
  • Shark-Fin Roof Antenna
  • Fog Lights
  • Rear Privacy Glass
  • Roof Side Rails
  • Solar Front Glass
  • Rear Spoiler

Learn More at Maguire Hyundai

If our 2019 Hyundai Kona review has left you wanting to experience this vehicle for yourself, it is easy for drivers in the Ithaca, Vestal, and Sayre to do so. Simply schedule a test drive at our dealership today! Our team would be thrilled to show you what this car can do in person and all of the special features it possesses.

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