Yes, It’s N.


Regardless of car type,
even if it’s an SUV.

The KONA N can carve corners, provide an agile response, and is always ready for the track. All of these without compromising the versatility of an SUV. Finally, a performance car the whole family can enjoy.
The KONA N is not your ordinary SUV. It’s a True Hot SUV. It’s N.


The integrated dynamic driving spirit

The KONA N delivers performance that complements its distinctive sporty design.
The dynamic driving spirit coherently flows from the engine to the exterior for a sporty look
and aerodynamic performance.


Upper grille with a dedicated
mesh incorporates both the N logo and
the tinted chrome Hyundai emblem.


Large double-wing roof spoiler for
enhanced downforce, enabling a more stable ride at
high speed for an SUV body type.


At the lower edge of the bumper,
the N exclusive red accent skirts
around the lower body.
The 19-inch light weighted forged wheels at
all four corners create powerful visual aggression.

Emotional driving excitement

The interior conveys an emotional excitement when driving.
N specific details such as the steering wheel, performance-blue color accents, shift knob, sports seats, and
metal pedals set the tone.

Game-like driving experience

The new 10-inch infotainment and digital cluster system with digitalized elements provides a driving experience as though playing a game. The new ‘N mode design’ delivers information such as lap time and N track map, while the N buttons can be customized to toggle frequently used drive modes. With an exclusive racing HUD that features four driver-optimized information, you can focus solely on the road.


Smart Shift Integrated Power

The KONA N is powered by a 2.0L turbocharged GDI engine with 8-speed wet DCT The N DCT offers three exclusive high-performance functions: N Power Shift (NPS), N Grin Shift (NGS) and N Track Sense Shift (NTS), all of which maximize exhilarating driving pleasure. The powertrain delivers maximum power of 280ps, which potentially reaches up to 290ps with the N Grin Shift, and maximum torque of 40 kgf·m. The engine offers a flat power that prolongs maximum power at high RPM and enhances acceleration for even more fun, be it on the road or racetrack.

E-LSD for dynamic cornering and refined traction

For the KONA N, E-LSD (Electronically-controlled Limited Slip Differentials) does not only provide
that corner-carving feeling.
It is specifically turned to give it enough traction so you can drive at ease an any road condition.

Going beyond the limit of an SUV

For an SUV to endure extreme driving conditions, having a strong body structure is crucial.
The KONA N’s body structure has been reinforced with added body welding points and
a modified strut ring structure to meet this expectation. Simultaneously, forged wheels
and aluminum lightweight knuckles complete the ideal geometry that of a performance SUV.

High-performance brake

When attacking corners, you want to brake as late as possible. With the KONA N, you can take braking to the limit because it’s equipped with enhanced pre-fill braking logic, making you more confident on the road. The brake pads’ high friction material along with bigger front and rear discs help maximize heat endurance. Plus, it’s got lower arm guides to enhance cooling in every situation.


Dynamic passive safety system

The Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) ensures safe and convenient daily drive at all times.
Mainly SCC is applied to the N model for the first time.

N Track Map

The N Track Map pin-points your exact location for navigation purpose when driving on tracks, based
on the database of worldwide tracks stored in the AVN. Moreover, it automatically calculates your lab time.

Traction control with deep snow mode

With traction control that includes a deep snow mode exclusive to the KONA N,
drive at ease in all situations, even on terrain, snow, and mud.