Hyundai has introduced the formation of its new Ioniq sub-brand, devoted to battery electrical automobiles.
By way of the Ioniq model, Hyundai will introduce three new devoted fashions over the approaching 4 years and is promising additional fashions within the years to return. Hyundai says it would mix its present EV capabilities corresponding to ultra-fast charging, spacious interiors, and battery-supplied energy with “future improvements that mix design, applied sciences and companies to combine in-car and out-of-car experiences for a seamless journey.”
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The three fashions introduced for the Ioniq model are the Ioniq 5, 6, and seven, with even numbers for use for sedans and odd numbers devoted to SUVs.
The primary mannequin to launch below the model would be the Ioniq 5 midsize crossover arriving in early 2021. This mannequin is predicated on Hyundai’s 45 EV Idea that was unveiled finally yr’s Frankfurt Motor Present. Hyundai says its “designers took inspiration from the previous and built-in it with cutting-edge parametric pixels” to create a design that will probably be integrated into future Ioniq fashions.
In 2022, Hyundai will introduce the Ioniq 6 sedan, this time primarily based on the corporate’s Prophecy concept revealed again in March. In early 2024, a big SUV by the title of the Ioniq 7 will probably be launched.
All Ioniq fashions will sit on an Electrical International Modular Platform (E-GMP) that provides quick charging functionality. Hyundai says this platform may also enable it to reimagine automobile interiors and switch them into sensible dwelling areas.
The Ioniq was first utilized by Hyundai again in 2016 to indicate the Ioniq sedan, obtainable in hybrid electrical, plug-in electrical, and battery electrical guises.