Hyundai Ioniq 5 became the best car of the year according to the World Car Awards, winning in three categories at once.
The main achievement is the first place in the category “World Car 2022”. The novelty of the Korean giant in the final bypassed its direct relative Kia EV6 and the new Ford Mustang Mach-E. By the way, the presence of two cars in the top three, which are most related to each other, speaks of the success of the Hyundai Motor Group concern.
The Ioniq 5 was also the best electric car of the year, ahead of the much more expensive Audi E-Tron GT and Mercedes-Benz EQS. The model received the third award in the World Car Design nomination, and then surpassed the Kia EV6, and at the same time the Audi E-Tron GT.
As for the rest of the winners, the Mercedes-Benz EQS was named luxury car of the year, while the Toyota Yaris Cross was named city car of the year.