The 2019 Hyundai Kona is a compact SUV manufactured by Hyundai Motors. The Hyundai Kona was introduced in 2017. Some of the main competitors of the 2019 Hyundai Kona include the Honda HR-V, Toyota C-HR, and Nissan Juke.
In this article, we will explore the towing capacity of the 2019 Hyundai Kona.
How much can the 2019 Hyundai Kona tow?
The 2019 Hyundai Kona has a towing capacity of up to 1,500 lbs, when properly equipped.
Please note, the towing capacity will vary based on factors such as engine type, drivetrain and whether or not your vehicle is equipped with a towing package. If you are unsure of your vehicle’s towing capacity, please contact your local dealership for details.
2019 Hyundai Kona Payload Capacity
The payload capacity of the 2019 Hyundai Kona is 1,105 lbs.
As with towing capacity, payload capacity will vary based on factors such as engine type and drivetrain. If you are planning on carrying or hauling anything in your Kona, it is important to know the payload capacity of your vehicle. This will ensure that you do not overload your vehicle and put yourself at risk while on the road.
2019 Hyundai Kona Tow Package
The 2019 Hyundai Kona does not come standard with a tow package. However, one is available as an option. The tow package includes a trailer hitch and wiring harness. If you plan on towing anything with your Kona, it is important to have the proper equipment. The tow package ensures that your Kona is properly equipped to tow trailers and other items.
Towing Capacity By Engine and Drivetrain
The 2019 Hyundai Kona comes standard with a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine. This engine is puts out up to 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque. A 1.6L Turbocharged 4-cylinder engine is also available. This engine gets up to 195 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque. Front Wheel Drive (FWD) comes standard on the Kona while All-Wheel Drive is available as an option.
2.0L 4-Cylinder Engine Towing Capacity: 1,000 pounds
1.6L Turbo 4-Cylinder Engine Towing Capacity: 1,500 pounds
Towing Capacity By Trim Level Type
The towing capacity of the 2019 Hyundai Kona will vary based on certain factors like engine, drivetrain and trim level. We’ve broken out the maximum towing capacities by trim level below:
2019 Hyundai Kona SE Towing Capacity: 1,000 pounds
2019 Hyundai Kona SEL Towing Capacity: 1,000 pounds
2019 Hyundai Kona Limited Towing Capacity: 1,500 pounds
2019 Hyundai Kona Ultimate Towing Capacity: 1,500 pounds
Kona Towing Capacity vs Competitors
The 2019 Hyundai Kona has a towing capacity of 1,500 lbs. This is competitive with other compact SUVs on the market. The Honda HR-V has a towing capacity of 1,500 lbs while the Toyota C-HR has a towing capacity of 1,100 lbs. The Nissan Juke has a towing capacity of just 1,000 lbs.
The Kona’s towing capacity is also competitive with other vehicles in its class. The Jeep Renegade has a towing capacity of 2,000 lbs while the Subaru Crosstrek has a towing capacity of 1,500 lbs.
2019 Hyundai Towing Chart
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