Introducing the first car on the planet to offer seperate hybrid, full electric and plug-in hybrid facilities in one model. Amazing technology and incredible driving means this is the next-generation in eco-friendly cars.
IONIQ Hybrid and IONIQ Electric launch in late 2016, the line-up will be completed in mid 2017 with the IONIQ Plug-in hybrid (PHEV). Every IONIQ will share the same unique platform.
With three exceptional powertrain options in one beautifully designed car, it’s easier to make better choices when all the choices are better.
Whatever your driving behaviours, there is an IONIQ for you. The right option depends on how often you drive, how far you drive, and your general driving style. In order to decide which IONIQ option is right for you and your lifestyle, you can read our descriptions below.
Introducing Hyundai's lower emissions model, with sleek and stylish appearance, amazing driving experience and eco-friendly emissions. The latest 1.6 GDi petrol engine means that acceleration starts immediately on start up. The engine is quietly engaging once IONIQ reaches top speed. Not only that, but the electric motor charges whilst driving, making it a smart choice for drivers wanting to switch to a hybrid model.The Dual Clutch Transmission creates automatic gear changes with ease, and ensures a exhilarating driving experience.
For a truly electric drive, the IONIQ can be driving in Plug-in mode which provides up to 31 miles of total emission free driving (making it an ideal option for your daily commute!).The motor is battery powered, and electricity can be recharged whilst on the move to its 45kW electric motor. Alternatively the motor can be recharged at a charging station or via a charging cable.The plug-in option works beautifully with the 1.6 GDi petrol engine, and will mean you can experience a desirable driving performance that is not restricted on distance - but without the harmful emission fumes.
Why not take the leap and go emissions free? With the IONIQ you can drive for an impressive 174 miles on one single charge, making it one of the most revolutionary and leading electric cars on the market to date. It's 88 kW electric motor allows the IONIQ to perform exactly like a high performance petrol vehicle, without any harmful emissions. Located in the chassis is the 28 kWh Lithium-Ion Polymer battery which powers the cars powerful engine. Cleverly, this lowers the car's centre of gravity and provides acute handling and flawless receptiveness on the road.