Hyundai Motor India has claimed that the company has obtained over 650 bookings for the electrical crossover. The business opened pre-bookings for the Ioniq 5 back again in December 2022, while the price tag for the electric powered motor vehicle was declared at the 2023 Vehicle Expo. Hyundai India released the Ioniq 5 EV in the country at an introductory cost of Rs. 44.95 lakh (ex-showroom India).

Talking about the Ioniq 5’s bookings Tarun Garg, COO, Hyundai Motor India claimed that the company’s preliminary strategy was to deliver 250 to 300 vehicles in a yr but, now the bookings are near to double of what it had predicted.

The Ioniq 5 will be assembled in India at the company’s Chennai facility and which is a single purpose why the price tag has been held in look at. The Ioniq 5 is the company’s first Hyundai car to be based on the E-GMP platform, which also underpins the Kia EV6 that is also on sale in India. Visually, the has retro-futuristic appears to be like, a clean and roomy cabin replete with sustainable elements, and is loaded with connectivity and tech interfaces.

On the inside, two massive 12.3-inch screens merge to variety the greater part of the sprint and give the automobile a huge display panel. The screens are conventional across variants. Connectivity and charging options abound, and the cabin feels good and techie.  The vehicle also comes totally loaded with energetic and passive basic safety characteristics – which includes numerous airbags, digital balance and traction manage and sophisticated Driver Guidance Methods or ADAS. Other characteristics contain an 8-speaker top quality Bose seem program, ambient sound with 6 alternatives, automobile local climate management, onboard navigation and 3 many years Bluelink connected motor vehicle membership amongst some others.

The India-spec Hyundai Ioniq 5 is equipped with a 72.6 kWh battery pack mounted concerning the front and rear wheel axles. It provides an ARAI-licensed generate range of 631 km and is coupled with a everlasting magnet synchronous motor. It belts out 215 bhp and 350 Nm of peak torque.