According to Reuters, Hyundai vice-president Lee Kwang-guk announced that several days ago during the press-conference.
According to the company management, Hyundai concentrates on eco-friendly car, while all-electric vehicles are in the center of this strategy.
One of the closest to production long-range Hyundai EV is expected to be a compact SUV Kona Electric. It should hit the market in late 2018 and should have a range of 390 km (242 miles).
Moreover, company’s luxury brand Genesis will also introduce some electric vehicles to its lineup. Probably, the first one will be a premium sedan with 500 km (310 miles) of range. This car will be unveiled in 2021.