The electric car industry has grown by leaps and bounds in recent years thanks to passed legislation that stimulates ownership and production. This has been a complete turnaround for some of the gas-powered car manufacturers they’ve been recycling for years.
Hyundai has upped its game in recent years and is now embracing the electric vehicle revolution taking place in the industry.
In the world of electric SUVs, Hyundai has some strong competitors in the market. One of the most reliable and affordable electric SUVs, the Kona Electric, has some competition this year in the Ioniq 5. However, the Kona Electric has some traits that make it a better choice than the Ioniq 5. Let’s look at three reasons you should buy the Kona Electric on the Ioniq 5.
1. Kona Electric is more affordable
Car buyers in today’s market are looking for the best value for electric vehicles. Hyundai has surprised the electric car market with its lineup of affordable electric cars.
The starting MSRP for the Kona Electric is $34,000 before the tax deduction for electric vehicles, and the MSRP for the Ioniq 5 is $44,000. In addition, the offer is small. Although both models are quite affordable, the Kona Electric is slightly cheaper. Plus, you’ll spend less time charging, thanks to the fuel economy.