The 2019 Hyundai Kona

The 2019 Hyundai Kona is the newest superior vehicle and ranks near the top of the 2019 best subcompact SUV for money. Inside, the seats are comfortable and the cabin is classy for a crossover at this SUV price. It has an abundant amount of standard tech and safety features which adds to the vehicles uniqueness. The base 2019 Hyundai Kona has an MSRP of only 19,990. That is much more affordable than the cars class rivals. In fact, the top-of-the-line Kona Ultimate starts at 27,500, which is more in line with the top trim prices of other subcompact SUVs.

The 2019 Hyundai Kona includes lots of useful features for the average driver. It has the ability to mirror your smartphone right on the touchscreen due to apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The car also includes wireless charging and a heads-up driver display.

Safety is a huge aspect of the 2019 Hyundai Kona. The vehicle comes with a standard rearview camera and can be upgraded with cutting edge driver assistance systems, including blind spot monitoring, rear traffic alert, rear parking sensors and lane change assist. It also includes driver attention warning as well as brake assist and electronic stability control. Due to its outstanding crash test performance, the Kona has been given the highest top safety pick and designation from the insurance institute for highway safety.

For an affordable price, the Kona has an upscale interior. Hard and soft plastics blend throughout the cabin causing the seats to be comfortable for long car rides. The cargo space in the 2019 Hyundai Kona is also extremely large. It has 19 cubic feet of trunk space which is more than Kona's rivals. It also expands to 46 cubic feet when the rear seats are folded flat creating a large amount of space for long road trips.

The 2019 Hyundai Kona has an amazing fuel economy. The base front-wheel-drive gets an EPA- estimated 27 mpg in the city and 33 mpg on the highway. The 2019 Hyundai Kona also has a class leading warranty coverage. It has one of the best warranties in the auto industry: a five year/60,000 mile limited warranty and a 10-year/100,000 mile powertrain warranty.

Reviewers say that the 2019 Kona provides a fun-to-drive experience that rivals even the sportiest subcompact crossovers. It is a solid subcompact SUV. The Hyundai comes with numerous benefits for the affordable price in comparison to its competitors making it a subcompact choice for someone looking for a new car on a budget.

-Sophia Izzo

Marketing Intern, Hallman Auto Group