The new Hyundai IONIQ range will be priced from £22,795 and will be in showrooms from 5 September.
The new IONIQ Electric receives a larger battery which increases in size from 28kWh to 38.3kWh and a more powerful motor rising from 88kW to 100kW for improved efficiency. In addition, the new IONIQ Electric also receives driver controlled fully adjustable regenerative braking with one pedal driving functionality and smart regenerative braking. This automatically regulates the regenerative braking power depending on road inclination and forward momentum to ensure the smoothest driving experience whilst maximising efficiency and range.
The New IONIQ Electric’s larger battery will recharge from flat to 100% in 6 hours 5 minutes on a 7kW charger, whilst 80% charge can be achieved on a 50kW within 57 minutes and will provide a range of up to 184 miles.
Whilst the electrified 1.6 GDi, 6 speed DCT powertrains for New IONIQ Hybrid and New IONIQ Plug-in Hybrid are carried over from the previous models, both vehicles now benefit from driver controlled regenerative braking, adding additional control and furthering zero emission driving capability. The new IONIQ Plug-in Hybrid’s 8.9kWh battery will recharge from flat to 100% within 2 hours 15 from a 7kW charge point and provides an electric only driving range of up to 30 miles.
New IONIQ models receive refreshed exterior designs including redesigned grilles. The Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid models now sport a mesh radiator grille with three dimensional cells, whilst the Electric models now feature a redesigned grille with active air flaps to assist in powertrain cooling. All models have new front and rear bumpers, headlamps and tail lamps, whilst interior changes to include a comprehensive redesign of the dashboard with upgraded materials and finishes, updated instrument cluster, cabin mood lighting and all new touch type temperature and multimedia controls. A new 10.25” widescreen navigation system is available on all Premium, Premium SE models across the range and on the limited edition 1st Edition Hybrid model.
The new IONIQ Hybrid SE Connect prices start from £22,795, the IONIQ Hybrid Premium is priced from £24,695, and the new IONIQ Hybrid Premium SE is priced from £26,995. An addition to the regular line up, the limited edition new IONIQ Hybrid 1st Edition is priced from £24,955.
The new IONIQ Plug-in Hybrid Premium starts from £29,950, with the Plug-in Hybrid Premium SE available from £31,950.The fully electrified new IONIQ Electric Premium starts at £29,450 after the Plug In Car Grant (PICG) is deducted, and the new IONIQ Electric Premium SE is priced from £31,450 after the PICG.