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Hyundai INSTER Long Range

Hyundai INSTER Long Range is an all-electric hatchback with a WLTP range of up to 355 km (221 miles). has all the details.

Hyundai INSTER Long Range

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The Hyundai INSTER Long Range kWh provides basic performance with a maximum power of 84.5 kW (115 hp / 113 bhp) and a total torque of 147 Nm (108 lb-ft). It accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) in 10.6 seconds and reaches a top speed of 150 km/h (93 mph), which is more comparable to entry-level traditional internal combustion engine vehicles.

Battery, range, and charging

The high-capacity battery has a gross capacity of 49 kWh and a net usable capacity of 46 kWh, providing an 3 kWh buffer (6.1%) for battery protection. With a nominal voltage of 310 volts, the system is classified as a 400-volt battery system, aligning with industry standards. This Lithium-Ion battery utilizes NMC (Nickel Manganese Cobalt) technology.

According to the WLTP (Worldwide Harmonized Light Vehicles Test Procedure) standard, the vehicle’s range is 355 km (221 miles), with an energy consumption rate of 13.0 kWh/100 km (3 mi/kWh). For more details about the range, see real-world data and range listing on this model’s range and consumption page.

The vehicle supports fast DC charging with a maximum power of 80 kW. Charging from 0% to 100% takes approximately 64 minutes, while a more typical charging scenario from 10% to 80% takes 30 minutes with an average charging speed at 65 kW. Considering an additional 5 minutes for each charging stop due to driving interruptions, the optimal charging range is from 4% to 67%. This results in an effective charging speed, including time lost, of 64 kW, with each charging session taking about 27 minutes and 22 seconds..

In a theoretical 1000 km challenge, starting with a full battery and maintaining a constant speed of 120 km/h (75 mph) under ideal conditions with an assumed consumption rate of 23 kWh/100 km, the trip would take approximately 11 hours and 15 minutes. This journey would require six charging stops from 1% to 68%, with a total charging time of 176 minutes.

Onboard charger

The onboard charger supports up to 11 kW for Level 1 and Level 2 AC charging. This allows you to fully charge the battery from 0 to 100% in approximately 4 hours and 10 minutes using a home charging setup.

Charge port

The location of the charge port is on the front. This location makes it easy to use charge stations where you need to park with the front in. Connector types vary by market: this model uses CCS Combo 1 in North America and CCS Combo 2 in Europe. For complete specifications for all markets, refer to the full specifications.


Hyundai INSTER Long Range has a front-wheel drive system supported by one motor on the front axle. The motor used are Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors.


The suspension has a fixed height and damping. The ground clearance with this suspension is 178 mm.


The rear and front brakes are cast-iron discs. The front discs are 254mm, and the rear discs are 240mm.

Regenerative braking

Regenerative braking is available in two modes. You can use one-pedal driving or you can coast and use the blended brakes to regen. The system stops the car completely using friction brakes.


The Hyundai INSTER Long Range, with dimensions of 3825 mm in length, 1610 mm in width, and 1610 mm in height, falls into the Mini-segment cars, often referred to as city cars or A-segment cars, are the smallest class of cars. They are designed primarily for urban environments and offer a compact size, excellent maneuverability, and economical operation. . The Hyundai INSTER Long Range offers a selection of 9 paint colors, featuring solid, metallic, pearlescent, and matte options.

You can select from multiple wheel options in different sizes on the Hyundai INSTER Long Range, allowing you to customize your vehicle to suit your style and driving preferences. The available tire and wheel combinations include:

  • 205/55 tires on 15" rims
  • 205/45 tires on 17" rims

More narrow wheels will improve consumption and give a longer range, while wider wheels will provide better traction and handling.

The car has four regular doors and a hatchback-style liftgate.

There are two different roof options to select from. The standard is just a regular roof. As an option, you can order this model with a sunroof. The glass extends over only the front row, and occupants can open it. This glass makes the car’s interior feel more spacious and bright, which can improve the mood and comfort of the occupant. It has an electric curtain that occupants can use to protect against the sun.

Additionally, you can order the car with tinted windows from the B-pillar backward, which enhances privacy and reduces glare and heat from the sun, making the interior more comfortable for passengers.

Hyundai INSTER Long Range


You can choose between several interior designs.


First row seats

The Hyundai INSTER Long Range offers a single type of front seat.

The following functionalities are available on the standard seat.

You can choose from 3 different materials/colors for this seat type.

Hyundai INSTER Long Range

Second-row seat

The following functionalities are available on the **** seat.

You can choose from 3 different materials/colors for this seat type.

Hyundai INSTER Long Range

There is only one type of steering wheel available. The steering wheel is heated, and you can control the audio system with buttons on the steering wheel.

Climate system

There is one climate system available. The 1-zone climate system supports only controlling one shared zone for the whole car. This model has a heat pump as standard. This heat pump can save significant energy that the EV would use for heating in cold weather.


Hyundai INSTER Long Range has several features to make your life as a driver or passenger more comfortable.

Keyless entry allows access to the car without needing to find the key. As long you bring it with you, the doors open.

Keyless go makes it possible to start the car without using the key.

You have wireless charging for your phone.

User interface and control

The screen behind the steering wheel integrated into the dashboard is 10.3 inches large. The touch screen on the dashboard’s center is 10.3 inches large. The model does not have a head-up display.

Hyundai INSTER Long Range


One type of sound system is available for the Hyundai INSTER Long Range. With the Bose Premium Sound System, you get seven speakers with a max system output of watts.

In addition, with the standard in-car navigation system, you get the help you need to find your destination. Furthermore, the Hyundai INSTER Long Range supports Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. This functionality allows you to present your phone’s screen in the car’s screen so you can run apps like Google Maps or Waze.

The model has 4 USB-C connections as standard.


The standard headlights use LED technology. In addition, the standard taillights use LED technology.

Hyundai INSTER Long Range

Advanced driver assistance systems

The Hyundai INSTER Long Range has several standard and optional advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) for better safety and comfort.

Safety systems

The Hyundai INSTER Long Range has an anti-lock braking system (ABS) as a standard system. This system helps to prevent a vehicle’s wheels from locking up during braking.

The Hyundai INSTER Long Range has an Electronic Stability Control as a standard system designed to improve a vehicle’s stability and handling during sudden maneuvers or slippery road conditions.

The Hyundai INSTER Long Range has a lane-keeping assist as a standard system. This system helps to prevent the car from getting out of its lane. In addition, it has a lane departure warning system that warns the driver if the vehicle leaves the driving lane.

Front Cross Traffic Assist is a standard driver assist system that helps drivers detect oncoming traffic when crossing an intersection or turning left or right from a stopped position.

Rear Cross Traffic Alert is a standard driver assist system that uses sensors to detect approaching vehicles from the side when backing out of a parking space or driveway.

Forward Collision Warning is a standard driver assist system to help drivers avoid or mitigate frontal collisions.

The Hyundai INSTER Long Range has automatic emergency braking as a standard system. This system helps prevent or mitigate collisions by applying the brakes autonomously if the driver fails to react to an impending collision.

Automatic emergency steering is a standard driver assist system designed to help drivers avoid collisions by automatically steering the vehicle in an emergency.

Blind-spot monitoring is a standard driver-assist system. This side assist system helps to detect traffic in blind spots.

Exit Warning is a standard driver-assist system designed to warn occupants against opening doors if there is a risk of hitting something.

Driving Automation

With the level 2 system, you get the following driving automation features.

Cargo Capacity and Towing Ability

The cargo capacity in the trunk is 280 liters. With the rear seat down, it is 1050 liters. On the roof, you can load up to 75 kg (165.3 lbs). Roof rails are optional on this model. Roof rails make it easy to mount a roof box or rack to the car. The maxium weight of the car is 1700 kg (3748 lbs), and with the base weight of 1375 kg (3031 lbs), you can max load 325 kg (717 lbs), including driver and passengers. Some options can increase the base weight and reduce the maximum loading weight.

This model is not available with a towbar. So, to pull a trailer, you must look at other models.

Hyundai INSTER Long Range

Availability & Pricing

This model had a world premiere on 27.06.2024, and deliveries is expected to start in January 2025.

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