Hyundai Ioniq 5
$A71990+ (estimated base price)
Available: Q3, 2021
The Ioniq 5 is a strapping all-electric SUV that is the first model in Hyundai’s new-look Ioniq family and marking its “new benchmark” in electric mobility. It is Hyundai's first electric car to come with V2L, or vehicle-to-load, to charge external devices and even power tools at a rate of up to 3.6kW.
|EV Type||BEV||Charging Plugs (AC)||Type 2|
|BEV Range (km)||480||Charging Plugs (DC)|
|Real World Range (km)||345||Max Charge Rate (kW, AC/DC)||11/232|
|Battery Size (kWh)||72.6||Tow Rating (kg)
|Max. Power (kW)||225||Max. Torque (Nm)||605|
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