Hyundai launches premium compact SUV ‘KONA’ 2018


MOHAMED Yousuf Naghi Motors Company (MYNM), the distributor of Hyundai cars in the Western part of Saudi Arabia, has launched the all-new premium compact SUV Hyundai KONA at the Saudi International Motor Show in Jeddah, as part of a presentation that showcases next-generation thinking from Saudi Arabia’s top-selling brand of passenger automobiles, and thus MYNM become the first Hyundai dealer in the Middle East to unveil offer this new car in the Middle East.

The all-new KONA was unveiled internationally recently, and its launch in Saudi Arabia coincides with the Royal resolution allowing women to drive. The all-new KONA is aimed at style-conscious drivers who lead an active lifestyle. It proposes a bold and progressive plan, premium features, accessible connectivity and the latest safety technologies. Notable features include a sleek, sharp design with full-LED twin headlamps, two-tone roof, and a wide choice of distinctive exterior colors.

On this occasion, Khalid Alharthy, National Marketing Operations and PR Manager at Mohamed Yousuf Naghi Motors Company, said:” The all-new KONA has been developed to meet the lifestyle of modern urban customers. It is an extremely stylish design, arrayed with a full specification of comfort, convenience and safety features, and also offers a practical and flexible space for those who lead active, dynamic lives.”

Alongside its stylish and practical design, the all-new KONA also boasts a highly advanced technical specification. This new SUV combines optional on-demand four-wheel drive, 7-speed dual-clutch transmission, and Hyundai’s latest powertrain. It is expected to arrive the Saudi Arabian markets at the beginning of the second half of 2018. – SG