Hyundai to unveil Ioniq 5 for India today: Key highlights you should know

Hyundai Motor will officially take the covers off the Ioniq 5, its second electric car for India after the Kona Electric SUV, tomorrow. The electric crossover, which has already been launched in global markets, will Indian roads soon as the carmaker announced the bookings will be open a day after, from October 20. Hyundai is expected to launch the Ioniq 5, which won the World Car of the Year in 2022, as early as next month. The Korean carmaker is likely to showcase the electric crossover for all at the Auto Expo 2023 to be held next month in Delhi. Here are some of the key things about the EV one should know.

By: HT Auto Desk
| Updated on: 20 Dec 2022, 08:55 AM
Follow us on:
Follow us on:
Hyundai Ioniq 5 promises to offer range of up to 480 kms on a single charge when armed with a a 72.6 kWh battery pack.
Hyundai Ioniq 5 promises to offer range of up to 480 kms on a single charge when armed with a a 72.6 kWh battery pack.
Hyundai Ioniq 5 promises to offer range of up to 480 kms on a single charge when armed with a a 72.6 kWh battery pack.
Hyundai Ioniq 5 promises to offer range of up to 480 kms on a single charge when armed with a a 72.6 kWh battery pack.

Hyundai Ioniq 5 is the first electric vehicle from the Korean carmaker to be developed on its latest e-GMP or Electric Global Modular Platform used only for EVs. The Ioniq 5 shares the same platform with its technical cousin Kia EV6, which made its way to India earlier this year. The platform is like a skateboard with all four wheels placed in the corners and the battery pack placed under the flat floor.

Hyundai has already confirmed that the Ioniq 5 will offer customisable interior, including seat and storage spaces according to one's choices. The EV will offer Premium Relaxation Seat at the front which provides recline function with calf support and relaxation functionality. It also comes with electric adjustment and lumbar support. Its slim design can help to open space inside the cabin.

Similar Products

Find more Cars
Kia Ev6 (HT Auto photo)
Kia Ev6
Electric | Automatic
₹59.95 - 64.95 Lakh***Ex-showroom price
Volvo S90 (HT Auto photo)
Volvo S90
1969 cc | Diesel | Automatic (Torque Converter) | 17.86 kmpl
₹61.9 Lakhs***Ex-showroom price
Volvo Xc60 (HT Auto photo)
Volvo Xc60
1969 cc | Diesel | Automatic (Torque Converter) | 16.13 kmpl
₹61.9 Lakhs***Ex-showroom price
Bmw 5 Series (HT Auto photo)
Bmw 5 Series
1998 cc | Petrol | Automatic (Torque Converter) | 14.82 kmpl
₹63.4 - 73.5 Lakhs***Ex-showroom price
Mercedes-benz E-class (HT Auto photo)
Mercedes-benz E-class
1991 cc | Petrol | Automatic (Torque Converter)
₹63.6 - 82.1 Lakhs***Ex-showroom price
Mercedes-benz Glb (HT Auto photo)
Mercedes-benz Glb
1332 cc | Petrol | Diesel | Automatic
₹63.8 - 69.8 Lakhs***Ex-showroom price

The second row also offers more in terms of features. The rear passengers will have control in their hands to adjust the co-driver seat from behind with a push of a button to open up more leg space. The seats also offer memory function with settings for up to three seat positions. To offer more customisation option, Hyundai is also offering a sliding centre console which can be moved by up to 140 mm.

Apart from the comfortable seating and customisable space, the interior of the Hyundai Ioniq 5 will also offer a 12.3-inch HD touchscreen main display, another 12.3-inch driver display, wireless phone charging, Head-Up Display, sunroof and much more.

In terms of safety, the Ioniq 5 will be one of the safest on Indian roads. The 2021 model in Europe had secured a five-star safety rating at the Euro NCAP crash test. The EV comes loaded with safety features, including the Hyundai SmartSense Level 2 ADAS functionality. This will include as many as 21 features like Lane Keep Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control, Forward Collision Warning and Driver Attention Warning besides others. Some of these features have already been introduced by the carmaker in its new generation Tucson SUV earlier this year.

Also Read : Five upcoming electric cars to launch in India soon

Hyundai has not announced the size of battery that will be available with the India-spec Ioniq 5. In global markets, Hyundai offers the EV with two battery packs. The smaller 58 kWh battery pack offers range of around 385 kms on a single charge. There is also the 72.6 kWh battery pack which claims a range of up to 480 kms on a single charge. The batteries can be recharged up to 80 per cent in 18 minutes using a 350 kW DC fast charger.

Hyundai Ioniq 5 is set to be the Korean carmaker's most expensive model in India. If Kia EV6 price is any hint, the expected price of the Hyundai Ioniq 5 is likely to overshoot the 50-lakh mark. When launched, the Ioniq 5 will rival the EV6 as well as others including Volvo XC40 Recharge.

First Published Date: 19 Dec 2022, 12:46 PM IST
Recommended for you
View all
NEXT ARTICLE BEGINS
Shopping Bag Shop Now
55% OFF
SOFTSPUN Microfiber Cloth - 4 pcs - 40x40 cms - 340 GSM Grey- Thick Lint & Streak-Free Multipurpose Cloths - Automotive Microfibre Towels for Car Bike Cleaning Polishing Washing & Detailing
Rs. 269 Rs. 604
73% OFF
pTron Bullet Pro 36W PD Quick Charger, 3 Port Fast Car Charger Adapter - Compatible with All Smartphones & Tablets (Black)
Rs. 349 Rs. 1,299
21% OFF
Involve Your Senses One Musk Organic Car Perfume Bar, Involve Your Senses Strong Fiber Air Freshener to Freshen'up Your Car - IONE01-40 g Car Accessories interior car perfumes and fresheners
Rs. 316 Rs. 399
65% OFF
ELV Car Mount Adjustable Car Phone Holder Universal Long Arm, Windshield for Smartphones - Black
Rs. 349 Rs. 999
14% OFF
Jopasu Car Duster
Rs. 749 Rs. 869
9% OFF
ShineXPro Microfiber Car Cleaning Cloth - OG Soft 500 GSM Extra Large (35x75 cm) Microfiber Cloth for Car and Bike - Suede Edging for Scratchless Drying and Detailing (Pack of 2)
Rs. 499 Rs. 549
7% OFF
Pidilite WD-40, Multipurpose Car care Spray, 420ml Rust Remover, Lubricant, Stain Remover, Powerful Chimney Cleaner, Degreaser, and Bike Chain Cleaner & Chain Lube (341g)
Rs. 347 Rs. 375
68% OFF
ORJILO Super Soft Microfiber Car Duster Exterior with Extendable Handle, Car Brush Duster for Car Cleaning Dusting - Grey
Rs. 319 Rs. 999
63% OFF
Portronics AUTO 12 in-Car Bluetooth Receiver for Handsfree Calling, Music System, Supports All Smartphones (Black)
Rs. 549 Rs. 1,499
61% OFF
HSR Car Accessories in 10PCS/1Set Car Wiper Detergent Effervescent Tablets Washer Auto Windshield Cleaner Glass Wash Cleaning Tablets
Rs. 197 Rs. 499

Please provide your details to get Personalized Offers on

Choose city
+91 | Choose city
Choose city
Choose city
By clicking "View Offers" you Agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy

Dear Name

Please verify your mobile number.

+91 | Choose city