2016 Hyundai IONIQ news, pictures, specifications, and information

ALL-NEW HYUNDAI IONIQ LINE-UP ELECTRIFIES GENEVA MOTOR SHOW

◾World's first vehicle platform wîth three electrified powertrains, making low- to zero-emission mobility accessible to everyone
◾Innovative IONIQ offers customers uncompromised driving experience and design
◾Únveiling of the IONIQ line-up at the Geneva Motor Show is available as live stream

High Wycombe, 24 February 2016 - At the Geneva Motor Show 2016, Hyundai Motor is introducing the All-New Hyundai IONIQ line-up, consisting of: IONIQ Hybrid, IONIQ Electric and IONIQ Plug-in. The world's first model offering three electrified powertrains, IONIQ will make low-to zero-emission mobility accessible to everyone. The new approach of Hyundai Motor delivers an uncompromised design and driving experience through innovative technology, and offers customers the latest connectivity and safety technologies.

The All-New Hyundai IONIQ is an important milestone of Hyundai Motor's sustainability strategy, bringing to market new innovative technologies and extending the company's product range to support further organic sales growth in Europe.

Jochen Sengpiehl, Vice President Marketing at Hyundai Motor Europe, said: 'IONIQ is an important step forward for our brand. We are bringing a unique new approach to e-mobility, wîth no compromise on design, driving pleasure and connectivity. And we're making it accessible to more customers, further extending our product line-up.'

The IONIQ Hybrid and IONIQ Plug-in both feature the new Kappa 1.6-litre GDI, direct injection petrol, four-cylinder engine wîth a class-leading thermal efficiency of 40 per cent delivering 105 PS and 147 Nm of torque. The engine has been tailored to the hybrid application and is combined wîth the direct responding, smooth shifting six-speed double clutch transmission – differentiating the IONIQ from its competitors wîth a more dynamic driving experience. The mated electric motor enables pure electric driving and delivers instant torque as the chassis wîth rear multi-link suspension greatly enhances driving dynamics.

The IONIQ Hybrid's electric motor delivers 32 kW (43.5 PS) wîth maximum torque of 170 Nm, powered by a lithium-ion polymer battery wîth 1.56 kWh capacity positioned under the rear seats. In combination wîth the 1.6-litre GDI engine IONIQ Hybrid offers a system output of 103.6 kW (141 PS) and up to 265 Nm of torque accelerating to a top speed of up to 185 km/h (115mph) wîth targeted CO2 emissions as low as 79 g/km (combined).

Drivers choosing the IONIQ Plug-in can safely rely on approximately over 50 kilometres (31 miles) of estimated pure electric driving range powered by the potent 8.9 kWh lithium-ion polymer battery. The 45kW (61 PS) electric motor together wîth the 1.6-litre GDI four-cylinder Kappa engine targets CO2 emissions as low as 32 g/km.

The IONIQ Electric offers pure e-mobility through a 28 kWh Lithium-ion Polymer battery for an estimated range of over 250 km (155 miles). The instantly available maximum torque of 295 Nm is delivered by the electric motor wîth maximum output of 88 kW (120 PS) through the single-speed reducer transmission accelerating the car up to 165 km/h (103mph).

The customer experience inside the IONIQ line-up is enhanced through state-of-the art connectivity features like Android Auto, Apple Car Play as well as Tom Tom live services and wireless charging of your smartphone. Furthermore, the driving experience becomes digital through the 7-inch TFT instrument cluster displaying all key driver information.

A holistic and innovative safety package including Autonomous Emergency Braking, Lane Keep Assist System, Blind Spot Detection, Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Smart Cruise Control ensures high safety levels for drivers and passengers alike.

All versions feature the sleek aerodynamic silhouette wîth a class-leading Cd value of 0.24. A fluid exterior shape and natural air flow channels emphasize the aerodynamic body lines and volumes.

Blue accents on the IONIQ Hybrid and IONIQ Plug-in emphasize specific elements on the exterior and in the interior for a seamless design. The IONIQ Electric features exclusive copper coloured accents to signify electricity flowing through the car's interior.

Thomas A. Schmid, Chief Operating Officer at Hyundai Motor Europe, said: 'With our pioneering ix35 Fuel Cell electric vehicle and several hybrid and plug-in hybrid models sold around the world, Hyundai Motor already has a proven capability in electrified powertrains. Now, wîth the launch of our first dedicated model, we are taking the lead as the only car manufacturer wîth hybrid, electric, plug-in hybrid and fuel cell vehicles in production.'

The All-New Hyundai IONIQ Line-up will celebrate its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show on March 1 at the Hyundai Press Conference at 10:30 CET on the Hyundai stand (No. 1040).

All technical specifications are preliminary and subject to homologation.

About Hyundai Motor
Established in 1967, Hyundai Motor Company is committed to becoming a lifetime partner in automobiles and beyond. The company leads the Hyundai Motor Group, an innovative business structure capable of circulating resources from molten iron to finished cars. Hyundai Motor has eight manufacturing bases and seven design & technical centres worldwide and in 2014 sold 4.96 million vehicles globally. With almost 100,000 employees worldwide, Hyundai Motor continues to enhance its product line-up wîth localised models and strives to strengthen its leadership in clean technology, starting wîth the world's first mass-produced hydrogen-powered vehicle, ix35 Fuel Cell.

About Hyundai Motor Europe
In 2015, Hyundai Motor achieved registrations of 470,130 vehicles in Europe – an increase of 10.9% compared to 2014 – and replaced 80% of its model line-up to create the youngest car range in Europe. 90% of the vehicles Hyundai sold in the region are models designed, engineered, tested and built in Europe to meet the needs of European customers, served by the company's extensive European infrastructure. This includes two factories in the Czech Republic and Turkey, which have a combined annual capacity of 500,000 units. Hyundai Motor sells cars in 31 European countries through 2,500 outlets.

About Hyundai Motor ÚK
Hyundai Motor has sold in the ÚK since 1982 and since then has sold over 1 million vehicles. In 2005, Hyundai opened its own ÚK subsidiary, Hyundai Motor ÚK Ltd, based in High Wycombe. Since 2008, the company has risen from 21st to one of the top manufacturers in the ÚK and last year sold a record 88,257 vehicles. Hyundai Motor ÚK employs over 3000 people through its ÚK operations and dealer network.

Hyundai offers a full range of vehicles from the award-winning New Generation i10 city car through to the capable Santa Fe SÚV and iLoad LCV. All passenger cars come wîth Hyundai's -leading 5 Year Únlimited Mileage Warranty package. Further information about Hyundai and its products is available at www.hyundai.co.uk.

Source - Hyundai
 
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