The 2018 hyundai kona was spotted in lisbon, portugal, wearing its birthday fit. The korean automaker prepares to intention its new sub-compact crossover on the likes of renault’s captur and nissan’s juke.

The photos come courtesy of autoweek reader patrick kramer who turned into on location where hyundai changed into taking pictures a business for the kona, that is honestly named after a hawaiian district.

Till these days, we most effective had a standard idea about its typical styling, that is now verified to function a hard and fast of headlights below the narrow led’s located on every nook of the bonnet.

The rest of the automobile comes with a twin-tone paint process, a flared wheel arch design both front and back, and a pair of narrow back lights on the rear. We previously stuck a glimpse of its indoors as well, and we can let you know that its tool dials have a classic, analogue layout, and that its infotainment show has a clunky and square look, sitting on top a pair of middle-set up air vents and climate manipulate dials.

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Based totally on the i20 platform, the 2018 hyundai kona is said to use components from each the i20 as well as the i30 compact, where it could additionally make use of a number of the latter’s energy units. As for a kia sibling of the sub-compact variety, it is to be predicted, yes.

Also, based totally on preceding spy pictures, it appears the kona’s front fascia layout language may additionally practice to the korean automaker’s all-new santa fe suv, that’s scheduled to hit showrooms in late 2018.

The 2018 hyundai kona will display itself to the arena either this summer time or on the 2017 frankfurt motor show, a bit over 4 months from now.