2020 Hyundai Kona EV vs. 2020 Toyota 4Runner: Compare reviews, safety ratings, fuel economy, etc.

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2020 Hyundai Kona EV vs. 2020 Toyota 4Runner Review

New 2020 Hyundai Kona EV

2020 Hyundai
Kona EV

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New 2020 Toyota 4Runner

2020 Toyota
4Runner

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MSRP*
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$37,190 to $45,400
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$36,120 to $49,865
Invoice* $36,210 to $43,771 $33,230 to $45,876
MPG - City 132 16
MPG - Hwy 108 N/A
Engine(s) 201-hp, (electric) V-6
Seating Capacity 5 5 - 7
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested ****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested ****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Hyundai Kona EV offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Toyota 4Runner, with comparable head- and legroom. The Toyota 4Runner offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Hyundai Kona EV, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

Convenience
With the Toyota 4Runner, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Hyundai Kona EV, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Whether you pick the Hyundai Kona EV or the Toyota 4Runner, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Hyundai Kona EV and the Toyota 4Runner have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Kona EV is much slimmer than the Toyota 4Runner, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Hyundai Kona EV, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Toyota 4Runner.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Hyundai Kona EV transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Toyota 4Runner.

Handling
The Hyundai Kona EV has a smaller turning radius than the Toyota 4Runner, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Hyundai Kona EV has a lot less horsepower than the Toyota 4Runner.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Hyundai Kona EV and the Toyota 4Runner. The Hyundai Kona EV has significantly less cargo capacity than the Toyota 4Runner.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Kona EV than that of the Toyota 4Runner.