Right after at last providing us the complete glance at the Hyundai Ioniq 6 late final thirty day period, the automaker has now formally premiered the approaching electric powered automobile, furnishing some information to go alongside with it. Perhaps not as a lot of information as we’d like — we’re nevertheless hungry for extra — but facts nonetheless.
The Ioniq 6 makes use of the exact lengthy-wheelbase “E-GMP” platform and 800-volt battery architecture as the Ioniq 5. The corporation reported it will offer a variety of up to 610 kilometers (379 miles) on a single demand (on the generous WLTP tests cycle it’ll very likely be rated reduced in the U.S.), utilizing the very same chemistry and components from the Ioniq 5. That variety arrives from a 77.4-kWh battery. In addition to that, there will be a lesser 53-kWh battery. The RWD Ioniq 6 with the 53-kWh battery and 18-inch tires can manage less than 14 kWh/100 km, which is an remarkable 4.4 miles/kWh by our calculations, which would very likely set it at the incredibly prime of our checklist most efficient vehicles. Hyundai states it was capable to make the Ioniq 6 in particular effective thanks to aerodynamics, thermal management, hardware and software program updates and greater management of the all-wheel-push process (especially, in the way the vehicle transitions among two- and all-wheel generate).
As for the rest of the electrical powertrain, Hyundai stated the Ioniq 6 will give a number of powertrain configurations. It can be had in rear- or all-wheel push, the line-topper getting the large-battery AWD version with 320 horsepower and 446 pound-feet of torque. Hyundai specified a -62-mile-for each-hour time of 5.1 seconds for the dual-motor version — equivalent to that of the AWD Ioniq 5. The motor vehicle will also give a range of drive modes, such as a configurable “My Mode” to decide and opt for various auto settings.
Hyundai talked a large amount about the plan driving the Ioniq 6, such as the concentrate on demographic. While the 5 is additional for younger families, the Ioniq 6 will be a “mindful cocoon” for one, young urban specialists. (1 of the examples in Hyundai’s premiere online video is an artist named Mia, who is putting on a “trashion present in the metaverse.” That could be you!) Comprehensive of sustainable and recycled interior components and dynamic lights, it’s intended to be a inventive house that features worry-cost-free driving, as nicely as a cozy “healing house.” To that effect, the interior lighting will allow you to opt for from 64 colors to offer the excellent atmosphere for your activities, irrespective of whether which is cruising down the road, working with the vehicle as a mobile perform house or lounging in the entrance row’s reclining “Relaxation Seats.” There is also a “Speed-Sync Lighting” characteristic that adjustments as you speed up, but can also inform you when you’re heading a minor also rapidly.
Like its clients, the Ioniq 6 embraces know-how. Like the Ioniq 5, the 6 utilizes two 12-inch screens in tandem for an instrument panel and infotainment. There is a common 3-prong outlet inside of, as perfectly as a variety of USB-C ports and a USB-A port for charging your devices. It also presents 110- and 220-volt motor vehicle-to-load tech to let you to use the car as a cell energy source. For safer driving, the Ioniq 6 will supply Hyundai’s Highway Driving Assist 2 suite, with adaptive cruise command, lane-centering and assisted lane variations. It also features Remote Paking Assist … you know, “Smaht Pahk.” This demonstrate vehicle features camera side mirrors, but these usually are not lawful in the U.S. still.
Hyundai will start production of the Ioniq 6 in Korea in Q3 of this year, with U.S. sales starting in Q1 of 2023. We’ll get additional particulars when Hyundai reveals the North American spec version of the vehicle this November. Right up until then, lovers and opportunity consumers can get to know extra about the motor vehicle via the Ioniq 6 Digital Studio, which involves interactive articles and even a “driving experience” working with augmented and virtual actuality. No phrase on If we’ll get to show up at that Metaverse trashion display, while.