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EPA: Hyundai Kona Electric Does 258 Miles on Full Charge

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - On Monday, the Environmental Protection Agency made official test results for the Hyundai Kona Electric's range public: 258 miles per charge, at 132 mpg-equivalent city, and 108 highway, for 120 mpg-equivalent combined. These figures were reached with a 64 kilowatt-hour battery variant of the Kona Electric according to Inside EVs, which speculates that the cheaper 39.

This Corvette-Powered Kart Named ‘Leroy’ Just Set a Quarter-Mile Stick-Shift Record

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - On Aug. 19, 2018 Garrett Mitchell—who goes by the name "Cleetus McFarland" on YouTube—set the quarter-mile Corvette-powered stick-shift record in his ‘Vette kart named “Leroy,” setting a time of 8.

Hyundai Kona Electric beats the Chevrolet Bolt on range

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The Hyundai Kona Electric is the all-electric version of Hyundai's oddly styled Kona crossover. Hyundai boasts of a longer range than many other electric cars, plus tech features like wireless phone charging.

2019 Honda Pilot First Drive: Fixing the Issues

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - It seems like Honda launched the current-generation Pilot yesterday, but given the competitiveness of the midsize SUV segment, it’s not surprising that the three-row SUV is already receiving updates. The 2019 Honda Pilot received a host of changes–from an improved nine-speed transmission to a new infotainment system with CabinTalk and CabinControl, and updated styling–designed to maintain sales.

2019 Hyundai Kona Electric nearly matches Tesla with its 258-mile range

Posted By GMbeat on Articles - The 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric will go almost as far on a charge as a Tesla Model S—and for a lot less money. The EPA said Tuesday that the 2019 Kona Electric will boast a 258-mile range, which gives it the longest electric range of cars offered by full-line automakers.