Compare 2023 Hyundai Kona vs 2023 Hyundai Tucson

2023 Hyundai Kona vs 2023 Hyundai Tucson
2023 Hyundai Kona 2023 Hyundai Tucson


2.0L I-4 2.5L I-4


147 hp 187 hp

  MPG (City/Highway)

30/35 * 25/32 *

  Cargo Space

45.8 cu. ft. 80.3 cu. ft.

  Rear Leg Room

35.2 in. 41.3 in.

  Adaptive Cruise Control

Available Standard

2023 Hyundai Kona vs 2023 Hyundai Tucson

Serving Memphis, TN

At Wolfchase Hyundai, crossover shoppers are often excited by options like the Kona and the Tucson in our inventory. The 2023 Kona is a subcompact model with numerous thoughtful features and a brilliant design. The 2023 Tucson, on the other hand, is a compact crossover that stands apart with its unique style and different powertrain options and features. What will you learn about these models when you review them extensively?


The 2023 Hyundai Kona is exclusively available as a gas-powered vehicle. Its primary engine is a four-cylinder, turbocharged, 1.6-liter, 195-horsepower system with a seven-speed auto, dual-clutch transmission. The top Kona trim levels have a 276-horsepower, turbo 2.0-liter engine with an eight-speed auto, dual-clutch transmission. The Tucson, on the other hand, has both gas and hybrid options. The primary engine is a 2.5-liter, four-cylinder, 187-horsepower gas system with an auto eight-speed transmission. It gives you a choice between front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive. The hybrid engine is a 227-horsepower, four-cylinder, turbo 1.6-liter engine. It connects to an auto six-speed transmission and has all-wheel drive.


The 2023 Hyundai Kona has an athletic façade defined by a low roofline, a tapered hood, and a curved nose. The front is styled with stacked LED headlights and an hourglass-shaped grille. The Kona also has thick molding from front to rear. The 2023 Tucson has a contemporary look with linear, angled accents across the sides and aesthetic curves over the profile. The slender LED headlights are mounted over bold foglamp ports on the Tucson’s nose. These headlights integrate with the tapered shape of the grille, and the grille is dressed up with radiating mesh.


Regardless of your selection between the 2023 Kona and the 2023 Tucson, your Hyundai crossover may be appointed with keyless entry, a 10.25-inch central display, a navigation system, heated front seats, a digital instrumentation screen, a Harman Kardon premium sound system, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, adaptive cruise control, leather seating, and several other desirable features. Select the 2023 Tucson as your next crossover. Your vehicle may also have paddle shifters, a Bose audio system, driver’s memory settings, heated rear seats, and a surround-view camera.

You can more confidently decide between the Tucson and the Kona after you test drive them. To schedule your test drives, connect with our sales associates at Wolfchase Hyundai.

* EPA estimates for comparison. Your actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and vehicle’s condition.