If you’ve taken note of many of our new car previews as of late, a good portion of them are new electric vehicles (EVs) as we journey into a near-future where EVs dominate the automotive landscape. With that, Hyundai is one of many brands that is serious about bringing us some innovative EVs with the new Ioniq 5 being one that’s nearly ready for primetime.

The new 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 EV is a compact-sized CUV (crossover utility vehicle) that shares a platform with the new Kia EV6, which we previewed a few months ago. The Ioniq 5 has a unique look, one that attempts to pull off a retro-style but using new innovations and clever LED lighting elements.

2022 hyundai ioniq 5 side

In terms of performance, the Hyundai Ioniq 5 in its rear-wheel-drive long-range variant gets 303 miles from its 77.4-kWh battery pack. In a Standard Range configuration with a 58-kWh battery, the Ioniq 5 will get 220 miles of range. There is also an all-wheel-drive Long Range model that touts a range of 256 miles.

Built off an 800-volt architecture, the Ioniq 5 can charge quickly, taking just 18 minutes to charge from 10 percent up to 80 percent, or 68 miles of range in five minutes when you use a DC fast charger. As far as power output, the Ioniq 5 produces 225 horsepower in the rear-wheel-drive models or 320 horsepower in the all-wheel-drive configuration. With its instant torque, 258 lb-ft in the rear-wheel-drive setup, and 446 lb-ft of torque in all-wheel-drive, the Ioniq 5 will scoot along to 60 mph in about

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By: Malcolm Hogan
Title: New Car Preview: 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 EV
Sourced From: www.automotiveaddicts.com/75895/new-car-preview-2022-hyundai-ioniq-5-ev
Published Date: Fri, 10 Dec 2021 13:28:37 +0000