<p><em>Photo of the 2019 Santa Fe courtesy of Hyundai.</em></p>

Hyundai will offer a battery-electric version of its Kona subcompact SUV that went on sale in February as part of the automaker's initiative to add more utility vehicles to its sedan-heavy lineup.

Hyundai will unveil the Kona Electric on March 28 during a press conference at the New York International Auto Show. Viewers can follow a livestream on YouTube here.

Other announcements include the fourth-generation 2019 Santa Fe compact SUV and refreshed Tucson compact SUV. The 2019 Santa Fe will go on sale in the summer.

The press conference will begin at 12:45 p.m. East Coast time at Hyundai's booth in the Jacob Javits Convention Center.