The new Hyundai IONIQ five-door hatchback is the world’s first car to offer three electric options: separate hybrid, full electric and plug-in hybrid.
The line-up represents a leading example of next-generation, eco-friendly driving, combining advanced engineering with pioneering technology.
Whichever variant you opt for, expect nothing less than a premium driving experience from the Hyundai Ioniq. It boasts a striking aesthetic, with a beautifully moulded silhouette and Hyundai’s signature precision design cues. This hatchback doesn’t just look sleek – its elegant body is also one of the most aerodynamic cars available today, with a drag coefficient of 0.24.
The uncluttered cabin is equipped with clever cubby holes, eco-friendly materials and plenty of legroom for all occupants. Reflecting the model’s high-tech credentials, flashes of blue appear throughout – for example, on the seats and dashboard. The all-electric model comes with copper accents.
Three, five-door trims are available to you: SE, Premium or Premium SE. As standard, the new Hyundai Ioniq comes with stylish 15-inch alloy wheels and rear parking sensors with a camera. Upgrade to SE to gain smart cruise control and Bluetooth to keep you connected on the move. Opt for Premium and you’ll gain an intuitive, seven-inch digital screen, bi-xenon headlamps and satellite navigation as standard.
Range-toppers also benefit from plus leather upholstery and electric seats for the ultimate comfort – as well as Apple CarPlay and Google Android Auto. These systems are accessible via the intuitive, colour touchscreen, so you can stay entertained on the move. For your convenience, there’s also a smart digital instrument cluster, which provides comprehensive journey information – covering everything from energy flow to battery levels. For your comfort all year round, dual-zone climate control features as standard.
Whichever cutting-edge powertrain you opt for, a green driving experience awaits. The IONIQ Hybrid features a 1.6 GDi petrol unit which charges the electric motor while driving – offering 78.5mpg average and CO2 emissions of just 84g/km. Choose the plug-in to get the best of both worlds, achieving up to 31 miles of emission-free driving when you use the 45kw electric motor. As for the Ioniq Electric, it can run for 174 miles on a single charge – making it a true market leader.
When you take a seat in the new Hyundai Ioniq, you can rest assured that security is a priority. A well-equipped safety package comes as standard, complete with automatic emergency braking, seven airbags for all-round coverage and blind-spot monitoring for enhanced awareness. Other standard features include lane-departure warning and rear cross-traffic alert.
If you’d like to experience the new Hyundai IONIQ for yourself, get in touch with the team at Wessex Garages to organise a test drive today.
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