Hyundai has revealed some details about the Ioniq 6 electric sedan, which is built on a proprietary E-GMP modular platform. The basic version will be equipped with a 53 kWh battery and an electric motor of unknown power mounted on the rear axle.
The older version will receive a battery with a capacity of 77.4 kWh with a range of up to 610 km, which is about 100 km more than the Ioniq 5. The older version will be available in rear and all-wheel drive with two engines with a total capacity of 320 hp. with., which will produce 605 Nm of torque. Acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h will take 5.1 seconds.
Hyundai Ioniq 6 will be one of the most energy efficient vehicles on the market. The base version of the sedan with a 53 kWh battery, rear-wheel drive, one engine and 18-inch wheels will consume less than 14 kWh per 100 kilometers.
With a 350 kW charger, it takes just 18 minutes to charge an electric car from 10 to 80%. Ioniq 6, like Ioniq 5, allows you to power any electrical devices from it.
The automaker is focusing on remote work features, including a special type of center console that can comfortably accommodate a laptop. There are also four USB-C ports and one USB-A port for powering various devices, as well as slim car seats to maximize interior space. Hyundai claims they are still very comfortable and even designed to be laid back and slept on.
This is the first Hyundai model to support over-the-air software updates for various vehicle systems. Inside, there is a 12-inch digital instrument cluster, a 12-inch infotainment screen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support, and eight-speaker premium Bose acoustics.
The car will receive adaptive cruise control with a smart speed limiting system, a collision avoidance system with emergency automatic braking, a high beam assistant and blind spot monitoring.
Production of the Ioniq 6 should begin in the third quarter of 2022. The start date for sales will be announced later.