South Korean carmaker Hyundai Motor India Ltd on Wednesday launched the IONIQ 5, an all-electric battery-powered SUV for the Indian market on the Auto Expo 2023.
The premium electrical SUV, which is already on sale in lots of international locations, will likely be accessible at a particular worth of Rs 44,95,000 for the primary 500 consumers.
This will likely be Hyundai’s second electrical automobile after the Kona within the nation Indian enterprise line.
Talking on the occasion, Hyundai Motor India Chief Working Officer Tarun Garg mentioned bookings for the electrical automobile, which has an ARAI-certified vary of 631 km, have began as early as 2022. on December 21, and the corporate acquired 200 orders earlier than launch.
The IONIQ is the primary mannequin constructed on Hyundai’s new E-GMP (Electrical International Modular Platform). It options ultra-fast 10-80 % charging in simply 18 minutes (utilizing a 350kW DC charger) and 21 minutes (utilizing a 150kW DC charger).
It’s powered by a 72.6 kWh battery. The IONIQ 5 is designed to provide 160 kW (217 hp) of energy and 350 Nm (35.7 kgm) of torque.
The electrical SUV gives 400V and 800V multi-charging to scale back ready occasions at charging stations, with each the 800V Tremendous Quick and 400V Quick Chargers accessible for charging.
It options “state-of-the-art automobile charging (V2L) expertise” that may permit prospects to energy up electrical gadgets similar to laptops, telephones and different gadgets.
The V2L port is situated below the second row seats. One other V2L port is subsequent to the charging port on the skin of the automobile. Utilizing the inverter, prospects can energy electrical gear similar to bicycles, e-scooters and tenting gear, and many others.