An article about Hyundai recalling electric cars.
|Hyundai Motor Co. is planning to recall 82,000 electric cars as the South Korean government found defects in the vehicle's battery cells.
Hyundai plans to recall EV models of Kona and Elec City Buses.
The South Korean government found that the EV Kon car batteries were catching fire .
As a result of the recall, Hyundai is about to lose $900 U.S.
The recalls have come at a bad time for the car company.
Hyundai is in the mist of a marketing campaign for the Loniq 5, the first all electric car.
Hyundai plans to sell 70,000 vehicles built on their EV dedicated platform this year and 100,000 in 2022.