Hyundai’s lineup of all-electric fashions will develop subsequent 12 months with the Ioniq 6 sedan, becoming a member of the Ioniq 5 crossover that debuted earlier this 12 months. The brand new mannequin isn’t a lot of a secret. Spy pictures have revealed that it seems to be fairly related in design to the Hyundai Prophecy idea. Particulars proceed to trickle out, with a brand new video from the Males’s Automobile MotorsJason YouTube channel highlighting among the newest developments.
A kind of new particulars is contained in the automotive close to the place the door panels and dashboard meet. Spy pictures highlighted within the video present Hyundai placing screens there to serve the side-view cameras put in instead of conventional side-view mirrors. That’s not a characteristic we’ll get within the US, however different markets will get the futuristic tech. The Ioniq 5 has the identical setup, nevertheless it seems to be to be a lot better built-in into the inside design of the Ioniq 6.
The Ioniq 6 will trip on Hyundai’s E-GMP platform, which additionally underpins the Ioniq 5. Particulars concerning the 6’s powertrain stay a well-guarded secret, however the platform is able to delivering over 311 miles (500 kilometers) of vary whereas hitting 62 miles per hour (100 kilometers per hour) in 3.5 seconds. Nonetheless, leaked specs recommend the quickest 6, the dual-motor all-wheel-drive mannequin, will do it in 5.2 seconds. A warmer N variant is anticipated that may doubtless sacrifice vary for energy.
Hyundai is anticipated to disclose the Ioniq 6 within the second half of subsequent 12 months. It ought to share a number of specs with the Ioniq 5, although it’s anticipated to be far more costly than the crossover when it arrives. Concrete particulars stay elusive, although these may begin to leak nearer to the automotive’s reveal date, which remains to be a number of months away. It may go on sale in late 2022, although it’s likelier to go on sale in early 2023.